Crime & Courts

SF mayor won’t fund body cameras in scandal-ridden county jail

Less than four months after an investigation revealed jail guards allegedly pitted…

Driver of stolen car in fatal crash near Bay Bridge identified

A man who authorities said died this weekend in the fiery crash…

Man shot dead with AK-47 assault rifle in Bayview

A 63-year-old man was gunned down with an AK-47 assault rifle in…

SF Sheriff launches new program to help teens visit jailed parents

Up until now, kids couldn’t visit their parents in jail alone. But…

SF mayor refuses to fund DA’s police misconduct task force

Mayor Ed Lee’s refusal to help fund a task force formed by…

Clown mask-wearing robber leads home invasion near SF State

A man wearing a clown mask led a group of eight people…

Ice cream vendor, two others robbed at gunpoint in S.F.

A 68-year-old man selling frozen treats on a Mission district sidewalk was…

Man shot inside Tenderloin hotel room

A man was shot in the thigh with a handgun in his…

Police shoot at car dragging an officer in Daly City

A law enforcement officer opened fire on a car during a traffic…

Suspect arrested in Daly City officer-involved shooting

Police on Thursday arrested a suspect in connection with an officer-involved shooting…

Update: DA loses $2M in grant funds for rape kit backlog when SFPD won't sign on

San Francisco law enforcement officials have lost a chance at $2 million…

Woman stabbed after bumping into passerby on Tenderloin street

A woman was stabbed in the chest late Tuesday night during an…

92-year-old woman’s wedding ring stolen from care facility

An elderly woman awoke Tuesday morning to find her wedding ring missing…

Man answers door, gets stabbed with kitchen knife in Tenderloin

A 62-year-old man was arrested Wednesday after he allegedly knocked on someone’s…

Pedestrian struck during police chase in SoMa expected to survive

The 19-year-old man struck by a vehicle during a police pursuit in…

Thieves rob four people of mobile devices in separate incidents

Four people were robbed of their mobile phones or tablets in San…

Man arrested in chase that ended in downtown SF crash charged

A man who allegedly led police in a chase from the Bayview…

Pedestrian struck by suspect vehicle during SF police pursuit

A pedestrian was taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries Tuesday night…

SF police officer arrested and charged with domestic violence

San Francisco police responded in late May to an early morning domestic…

SF presiding judge says court system fair to minorities

Police, courts and the rest of the criminal justice system have been…