Crime

SF sheriff’s deputy accused of punching handcuffed inmate

A San Francisco deputy sheriff is facing a criminal charge for allegedly…

Woman hospitalized after ice pick attack

An apparently unprovoked stabbing with an ice pick Friday left a woman…

SF to officially recognize incarceration as a public health issue

Jailing people has wide-reaching and severe health impacts on those locked up,…

Bungled jail fights case leads to calls for more oversight of Sheriff’s Department

City officials are exploring options to increase the oversight of deputies after…

Man seriously injured in Bernal Heights stabbing

A man suffered life-threatening injuries in a stabbing on the edge of…

Millions of eligible arrests, convictions could be expunged with new automated system

In an effort to restore housing, education and job opportunities, District Attorney…

Stanford employee pleads not guilty to attempted murder of girlfriend in alleged drug-fueled stabbing

A Stanford employee arrested Sunday in San Francisco has been charged with…

Man wanted on murder turns himself in, but DA declines to charge

A 39-year-old man turned himself in to authorities on Sunday after police…

Supes reappoint ‘independent voice’ to Police Commission

Noting the importance of an “independent” oversight board, the Board of Supervisors…

Woman struck by car crossing street in Tenderloin

A vehicle struck a 58-year-old woman in San Francisco's Tenderloin neighborhood on…

Court allows cellphone location evidence in SF pimp murder case

A federal appeals court in San Francisco ruled Monday that prosecutors can…

Jury convicts suspect in murder of hairdresser found bound and gagged in his home

A jury on Monday found a 52-year-old man guilty of murder in…

U.S. judge eliminates bail schedule for pre-trial arrestees in SF

A federal judge in Oakland on Monday struck down the use of…

Man who died in head-on collision identified

A man who died after being involved in a head-on collision on…

Pedestrian seriously injured in Forest Hill crash

A pedestrian who was struck by a vehicle in the Forest Hill…

Wrong-way driver arrested on DUI charge after crash

A wrong-way driver headed north Sunday night in the southbound lanes of…

SF police union sues to block retroactive release of officer files under new transparency law

Joining in a statewide fight against a new transparency law, The San…

Alleged co-conspirator charged in drugging, strangling of SF man

A second suspect has been charged in the killing of a young…

Jury to begin deliberations in Rickleff’s murder trial

Closing arguments were heard Thursday in the trial for a man accused…

No charges for deputies in Millbrae Taser death, but family plans to sue

The San Mateo County Sheriff's deputies who killed Chinedu Okobi during a…