A motorcyclist who was killed in a crash early Sunday morning in San Francisco’s Outer Sunset neighborhood has been identified by the Medical Examiner’s Office as Ryan Sitko.Sitko, a 23-year-old San Francisco resident, was riding a motorcycle east on Judah Street at about 1:40 a.m. Sunday when he struck a center median at 39th Avenue and flipped over, police said. Read More
A 63-year-old Outer Sunset district man was rudely awakened Friday when burglars busted into his in-law unit and pulled the sheet off his bed, police said. The man was asleep in the 1500 block of 44th Avenue around 11:30 a.m. when the two bandits gained access to the home through the front gate, police said. Read More
A hammer-wielding thug attacked a 37-year-old man after a dispute in the Outer Sunset district on Wednesday, police said.The victim told cops the thug “made a derogatory gesture at him” in the 2500 block of Sloat Boulevard around 7:40 a.m. The victim got out of his car to confront the suspect, who was in his early 40s, police said.The suspect whipped out a hammer and struck the victim in the left ear, police said. He fled, and there has been no arrest. Read More
A Muni N-Judah light-rail train struck a car that ran a stop sign in the Outer Sunset neighborhood of San Francisco on Thursday, sending a female driver of the vehicle to the hospital.The accident occurred around 2:30 p.m. at the corner of 24th and Judah Street, according to Muni spokesman Paul Rose.A passenger vehicle was travelling on 24th Avenue trying to cross Judah. The car ran a stop sigh and was struck by a Muni light-rail train, according to Rose. Read More
On any given day, a brigade of RVs, campers and other large trailers park along the streets surrounding lower Great Highway as their owners sleep inside.
Residents in the Outer Sunset district say the campers are overstaying their welcome by conducting illegal activity and leaving behind trash — and even raw sewage — that permanent residents are forced to deal with. Read More
A woman fended off a grabby flasher in the Outer Sunset on Wednesday by attacking him with a water bottle, police said.The woman told cops she was walking on Sloat Boulevard near 42nd Avenue around 11:30 a.m. when a Hispanic man unzipped his pants and exposed himself to her, police said.She tried to walk past him, and he grabbed her shoulder, she told cops. Read More