Crime

Former deputy sheriff convicted of insurance fraud involving jailhouse lover

A former San Francisco deputy sheriff accused of having a romantic relationship…

Judge rules against challenge of search warrants in ‘Rideshare Rapist’ case

No decision made on legality of DUI stop police used to obtain suspect’s DNA

Judge orders release of woman charged in death of popular SF grocer

Eleasia Fraise, 20, allegedly fled the scene after striking Konstantinos “Gus” Vardakastanis in 2017

Motorcycle cop injured in Tenderloin collision

A San Francisco motorcycle patrol officer was injured in a collision with…

  • Jul 24, 2019

Deputy in jail fight club case faced prior complaint about unnecessary force

Sheriff Michael Hennessey declined to discipline Scott Neu in 2006 incident that broke inmate’s ribs

SFPD’s Toney Chaplin hired to lead Hayward Police Department

Once in the running for SFPD police chief, Toney Chaplin will now lead Hayward’s police force.

Freeway road rage triggers shooting in SF

Shots were fired on the freeway in San Francisco Tuesday afternoon in…

Records show SFPD did not tell judge subject of leak investigation was a journalist

Newly unsealed records confirmed Tuesday that police stopped short of telling a…

San Mateo County Sheriff revising use of force policy after Taser deaths

The San Mateo County Sheriff’s Office is revising its use of force…

SF leaders urge California to restore voting rights for parolees

State lawmakers working to put issue on 2020 ballot

Man sleeping in Mission stabbed in ‘unprovoked’ attack

Police detain a possible suspect in the stabbing

Nob Hill jewelry store robbed by two suspects in U-Haul van

A Nob Hill jewelry store got robbed Sunday morning in what appears…

Suspect arrested in fatal hit-and-run of SF grocery store owner

Eleasia Fraise booked in 2017 death of Konstantinos ‘Gus’ Vardakastanis

Judge: ‘Rideshare Rapist’ warrants not based on legally questionable DNA evidence

Defense attorney seeking to throw out evidence obtained through fake DUI stop

SF teens arrested in connection with Tanforan shooting

Police have arrested two additional suspects in connection with a shooting that…

Big-rig driver arrested in fatal hit-and-run

Police have arrested a suspect in connection with a fatal hit-and-run collision…

Judge quashes warrant to search SF journalist’s phone records

Police raids on the home and office of freelancer Bryan Carmody drew national attention

One person killed in big-rig hit-and-run

UPDATE (10:15 a.m.): The victim of a hit-and-run collision in downtown San…

Man stabbed with scissors by suspect he met on dating app

A man was attacked with scissors Monday morning by a man he…

Police testify in ‘Rideshare Rapist’ case as defense seeks to toss evidence

Attorneys for Orlando Vilchez-Lazo allege officers illegally obtained DNA