San Francisco police have put the word out they're looking for an unidentified driver who hit two pedestrians as they walked through the Cow Hollow neighborhood last weekend. Read More
This might go down as the world’s slowest getaway.
Two 21-year-old men who were wanted for allegedly assaulting an older man with a bike lock at a Geary Boulevard bus stop early Monday reportedly boarded a bus after the attack. The only problem with that strategy, police said, was that the 38-Geary never left. Read More
When Pierre Pegeron saw flames shooting out the windows of the building across from his business Tuesday, he didn’t think -- he acted. Read More
A serial cabbie crook appears to have struck again in San Francisco on Monday.Last week, cops warned The City’s taxi drivers of an armed thug suspected in at least seven cabbie robberies since July 14. In the majority of the cases, the drivers were robbed after dropping the crook off on quiet, tree-lined Beideman Street in the Western Addition. Read More
San Francisco police are warning merchants about crooks paying for goods with counterfeit money.“Especially if you own a small business,” Northern Station police captain Ann Mannix recently Tweeted.Mannix pointed to the recent arrest of a woman who had 29 fake $20 bills on Fillmore Street.email@example.com Read More
A person who was shot in the hip Saturday evening near Fillmore Street and Golden Gate Avenue is expected to survive, but the shooter remains on the loose.
According to San Francisco police, the victim, described as a male, walked in to the California Pacific Medical Center at Sacramento and Webster streets with a gunshot would around 6 p.m. after being dropped of by a cab. Read More
Urine trouble, lady!A woman was allegedly arrested Tuesday for kicking and urinating upon a brand new car that was parked directly in front of the police station at Turk and Fillmore streets.The owner was sitting in the car, talking on a cellphone at 10 p.m. when the deranged woman, a complete stranger, attempted to get in via the rear passenger door, police at Northern Station said. Read More
The owner of three conjoined Victorian flats in the Lower Haight is renting the units out as a residential hotel, but that has some neighbors a little miffed.David Nale has rented up to 15 well-manicured units at 124, 126 and 128 Fillmore St. on a monthly basis for at least four years. Now he is applying for a permit to change the building’s use from a three-dwelling unit to group housing. Read More
A San Francisco taxi driver was knocked out with a metal sign during a spat with a customer over cab fare Friday morning, police said.Police took a 46-year-old man into custody following the hack attack at Turk and Larkin streets around 3 a.m.After arguing over the fare outside the cab, a brawl broke out. The customer got a hold of a metal sign on the street and struck the cabbie in the head with it, knocking him unconscious, cops said. Read More
Cops are scratching their heads about a driver who allegedly struck a cyclist in the Western Addition and fled — even though the accident was not her fault.The driver even got out of her car to help the cyclist after Wednesday’s accident at the intersection of Fillmore and McAllister streets around 5:50 p.m.She fled before cops or an ambulance arrived, police at Northern Station said.It was not immediately clear whether drugs or alcohol were factors in the crash. Read More