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David Crumpler looks back into the lagoon after safely unloading 23 passengers in storm-like conditions on Jan. 20, 2019. (Courtesy David Crumpler)

‘It was like somebody pulled the plug on the drain’

Mysterious ‘tidal event’ damaged docks and threatened to sink boats

David Crumpler looks back into the lagoon after safely unloading 23 passengers in storm-like conditions on Jan. 20, 2019. (Courtesy David Crumpler)
Salvador Chavez is next scheduled to appear in court Friday. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

Man allegedly killed roommate at transitional living home in Bayview-Hunters Point

Prosecutors say Salvador Chavez has felony convictions dating as far back as 1996

Salvador Chavez is next scheduled to appear in court Friday. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)
State Sen. Scott Wiener has proposed legislation that woud override local zoning controls. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

Wiener’s housing density bill dead in the water until 2020

Vote on Senate Bill 50 postponed by Appropriations Committee

State Sen. Scott Wiener has proposed legislation that woud override local zoning controls. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)
Saavedra as he was photographed for his green card. (Courtesy photo)

‘To this day people come looking for him’

Mission neighborhood mourns the loss of a local man who helped bring people together.

Saavedra as he was photographed for his green card. (Courtesy photo)
The suspect in a Bayview-Hunters Point homicide will appear in San Francisco Superior Court on Wednesday. (Examiner file photo)

Suspect in fatal stabbing charged with murder, attempted murder

Salvador Chavez was arrested in the death of 42-year-old Bruno Niedzielski

The suspect in a Bayview-Hunters Point homicide will appear in San Francisco Superior Court on Wednesday. (Examiner file photo)
(Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

Oakland man killed in Nob Hill crash

The motorcyclist collided with a BMW Saturday night

(Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)
(Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

Man killed with a knife in Bayview-Hunters Point

A suspect has been arrested in connection with the homicide

(Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)
Retired judge Quentin L. Kopp is legal counsel for a lawsuit filed by three retired judges that accuses the Judicial Council and its chief of “workplace ageism.” (Victor Tence/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Retired judges say they are victims of ‘workplace ageism’

Lawsuit challenges rules limiting time on the bench

Retired judge Quentin L. Kopp is legal counsel for a lawsuit filed by three retired judges that accuses the Judicial Council and its chief of “workplace ageism.” (Victor Tence/Special to S.F. Examiner)
(Courtesy photo)

Early morning stabbing near SF State leaves one man in critical condition

Suspect fled teh scene and remained at large Thursday morning

(Courtesy photo)
The school buildings are seen at City College of San Francisco on Ocean Campus, Thursday, March 31, 2016. (Ekevara Kitpowsong/ Special to S.F. Examiner)

City College’s Hispanic students could make school eligible for millions in grant funding

The cash-strapped City College of San Francisco is now eligible to apply…

The school buildings are seen at City College of San Francisco on Ocean Campus, Thursday, March 31, 2016. (Ekevara Kitpowsong/ Special to S.F. Examiner)
A memorial has been placed at the spot where Jonathan Bello was shot. Witnesses say he was sleeping in his car at the time of the homicide. (Victor Tence/S.F. Examiner)

Shooting outside CCSF’s Mission campus leaves one man dead

Witnesses say victim was sleeping in his car at 22nd and Bartlett when the shooting occurred

A memorial has been placed at the spot where Jonathan Bello was shot. Witnesses say he was sleeping in his car at the time of the homicide. (Victor Tence/S.F. Examiner)
Man hospitalized after West Portal argument turns violent

Man hospitalized after West Portal argument turns violent

Suspect fled the scene after fight

Man hospitalized after West Portal argument turns violent
Bay Area triple killing suspect faces charges in Nevada police shootout

Bay Area triple killing suspect faces charges in Nevada police shootout

Homicide cases in SF, Alameda County could take a backseat for now

Bay Area triple killing suspect faces charges in Nevada police shootout
Supervisor Gordon Mar called a hearing Thursday on package theft, burglary and robbery. Police told the Board of Supervisors that data shows crimes are down. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

Chinese residents tell supervisors they are more afraid despite data showing crime is down

Police lack demographic data to say if particular ethnic groups targeted

Supervisor Gordon Mar called a hearing Thursday on package theft, burglary and robbery. Police told the Board of Supervisors that data shows crimes are down. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)
State Sen. Scott Wiener speaks about a campaign mailer sent out about Senate Bill 50 at a news conference at the African American Art and Culture Complex on Monday, April 22, 2019. (Victor Tence/Special to S.F. Examiner)

State Senator Scott Wiener denounces ad campaign as ‘despicable’

Flyers featuring civil rights leaders compared housing density legislation to urban renewal of 1960s

State Sen. Scott Wiener speaks about a campaign mailer sent out about Senate Bill 50 at a news conference at the African American Art and Culture Complex on Monday, April 22, 2019. (Victor Tence/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Love from San Francisco holds onto a large bong she made out of newspaper and chicken wire to celebrate 420 at Hippie Hill in Golden Gate Park on April 20, 2018. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

City prepares for record breaking 420 celebration

Supervisor Brown is hoping this years event is less chaotic.

Love from San Francisco holds onto a large bong she made out of newspaper and chicken wire to celebrate 420 at Hippie Hill in Golden Gate Park on April 20, 2018. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)
The suspect being detained by a bystander in a Castro kidnapping (Courtesy Gregory Rice)

Australian DJ allegedly kidnaps child as mother screams for help

Roscoe Holyoake, 34, is accused of snatching the toddler in the Castro

The suspect being detained by a bystander in a Castro kidnapping (Courtesy Gregory Rice)
Large truck hits woman near Balboa Park BART station

Large truck hits woman near Balboa Park BART station

Victim taken to hospital with life-threatening injuries; driver cooperating with police

Large truck hits woman near Balboa Park BART station
Good Samaritans thwart midday kidnapping of toddler in Castro

Good Samaritans thwart midday kidnapping of toddler in Castro

Police arrested a 34-year-old man in connection with the attempted abduction

Good Samaritans thwart midday kidnapping of toddler in Castro
Registration for returning students for the summer session opened at City College of San Francisco this week. (Laura Waxmann/S.F. Examiner)

Registration for City College’s first free summer session has begun

Early registration has begun for City College of San Francisco’s first tuition-free…

Registration for returning students for the summer session opened at City College of San Francisco this week. (Laura Waxmann/S.F. Examiner)