When 54-year-old Luther Robinson was stabbed and killed in Mendell Plaza in February 2012, the Bayview district community decided they had had enough of the violence plaguing their streets. Read More
A man shot himself in the foot in more ways than one in San Francisco’s Mission district early Wednesday.Police responded to a call about a man in his 20s who had been shot in the 700 block of Shotwell Street.The injured man cried out to cops, “My foot hurts!” but didn’t explain why, according to San Francisco police Lt. Troy Dangerfield. Read More
He not only needed cash, but apparently a ride home. The man arrested on suspicion of committing several armed robberies of taxi drivers at the same Western Addition intersection happens to live in the very neighborhood where the crimes occurred. Read More
Police are warning San Francisco taxi drivers of an armed crook suspected in at least seven cabbie robberies since July 14. In three of the robberies, police said, the thief had drivers drop him off at the same quiet, tree-shaded intersection of O’Farrell and Beideman streets in the Western Addition. Read More
The slippery Craigslist scammer who bilked $110,000 dollars from 18 would-be apartment renters in San Francisco admitted to the allegations in court Monday after turning herself into authorities about two weeks ago, according to prosecutors. Read More
Police said Thursday the gun a Seattle parolee allegedly used to fire at officers in the Bayview district earlier this month — and with which he then killed himself — has been found. Read More
When a 19-year-old black man was shot to death in a firefight after allegedly firing at two police officers July 16, somebody collected much of the available evidence — and it wasn’t a cop.
Video shows a young man in a gray striped hooded sweatshirt picking up an item that police call the gun of Kenneth Harding Jr. Police say Harding’s cellphone and several shell casings also disappeared. Read More
UPDATE: Police released information at 3:05 p.m. revising the number of arrests at Monday's protest in San Francisco to 43.
Of the 43 people cited during a protest in San Francisco on Tuesday, 17 were city residents, police said Wednesday. Read More
A young bicyclist is fighting for her life after being struck by a food delivery truck that hurled her clear across a Financial District intersection Wednesday morning, police said.
The victim, an Asian woman in her mid-20s, was struck at Fremont and Mission streets just after 8 a.m., San Francisco police spokesman Lt. Troy Dangerfield said. Read More
Terrell Blay, 18, of San Francisco, was identified Monday as one of two teenage suspects detained following Saturday’s brazen Mid-Market district shooting that injured five people.Blay and a 16-year-old boy were arrested shortly after the broad daylight gang shootout at Market and Seventh streets. The identity of the 16-year-old is not being released because he is a minor. Read More