Crime & Courts

Three men injured in weekend SF shootings

Police are investigating a series of shootings that left at least three…

 

Lee Farley makes his first court appearance on murder charges at the Hall of Justice in San Francisco on Monday, Aug. 1, 2016. (S.F. Examiner)

Hayes Valley murder suspect pleads not guilty

A 27-year-old man charged with murder in connection with a quadruple homicide…

 

Gabrielle Lurie/special to the SF ExaminerEnrique Pearce before his arraignment in May.

SF political consultant charged with child porn ordered to stay away from minors

A San Francisco political consultant arrested last month on child porn charges…

 

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Footage: Gunman chases clerk from SoMa gas station, opens fire

When a clerk sprinted from behind his counter at a South of…

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AP Photo/Greg BakerPedestrians walk past a pirated DVD copy of "The Da Vinci Code"

S.F. man sentenced to federal prison for nationwide counterfeit DVD operation

The warnings against pirating films are a common sight to any movie…

AP Photo/Greg BakerPedestrians walk past a pirated DVD copy of "The Da Vinci Code"
Mike Koozmin/S.F. ExaminerThe Controller’s survey noted The City’s population increased by 12 percent from 2004 to 2014

SF police staffing up for discussion

The call by officials in City Hall to permanently increase the number…

Mike Koozmin/S.F. ExaminerThe Controller’s survey noted The City’s population increased by 12 percent from 2004 to 2014

60 year old answers door for friend, gets robbed overnight

A 60-year-old man answered the door to his Visitacion Valley home early…

60 year old answers door for friend, gets robbed overnight

A 60-year-old man answered the door to his Visitacion Valley home early…

Knife-wielding thieves leave man with bloody nose near UN Plaza

Thieves armed with knives robbed a pair of men near UN Plaza…

Knife-wielding thieves leave man with bloody nose near UN Plaza

Thieves armed with knives robbed a pair of men near UN Plaza…

Man stabbed during fight near Civic Center

Two men were fighting north of Civic Center early Wednesday morning when,…

Mike Koozmin/The SF ExaminerSF Police Chief Greg Suhr is shown during Wednesday's press conference.

SF police make unexpected bust of firearms trafficking ring in South San Francisco

When local police served a search warrant at a suburban South San…

Mike Koozmin/The SF ExaminerSF Police Chief Greg Suhr is shown during Wednesday's press conference.

SF police pledge to clear 400-plus rape kits from before 2003

All of San Francisco’s untested rape kits have been counted and will…

Young boy robs teenager at gunpoint in Western Addition

A boy with a handgun in his waistband stole another teenager’s smartphone…

Young boy robs teenager at gunpoint in Western Addition

A boy with a handgun in his waistband stole another teenager’s smartphone…

SF Examiner file photoCurrent numbers show blacks account for more than half of SF's homicide victims so far in 2015.

Blacks more than half of SF's homicide victims this year, numbers show

James Collins, a 53-year-old San Francisco resident, was gunned down by an…

SF Examiner file photoCurrent numbers show blacks account for more than half of SF's homicide victims so far in 2015.

Man shot and killed with AK-47 assault rifle identified

The man shot dead in the Bayview with an AK-47 assault rifle…

Man shot in stomach during walk in Mission

A 22-year-old man was walking with friends in the Mission Monday night…

Mission bar-goer stabbed in chest, in life-threatening condition

A man is in life-threatening condition after he was stabbed and robbed…

Police: robberies and car break ins on the rise city wide

Crime in San Francisco — especially robberies and car break-ins — rose…