Crime

Axon defends Taser safety at public hearing after series of deaths in custody

Representatives of Axon, the company that manufacturers Taser stun guns, defended the…

‘We need them to come forward’: legislation would make it safer for sex workers to report violent crimes

Following steps taken by San Francisco last year to protect sex workers…

Arrests made in robbery at center of controversy over slow police response

After drawing scrutiny for taking four hours to respond to a violent…

Legislation requiring right to counsel for older youth moves forward

Legislation that would ensure all youth in San Francisco have access to…

City’s response to Geary Boulevard disaster reflects lessons from fires of the past

Licking the sky above Geary Boulevard for hours, the five-story-tall flames from…

Body found in Bay identified as missing Daly City woman

The body of a woman found in the San Francisco Bay last…

Daughter of slain anti-violence worker delivers message to City Hall

Jodie Taeotui could barely keep her balance as she carried a big…

Noe Valley standoff closes block of 27th Street

Police have shut down a block in Noe Valley Friday afternoon while…

SF police release sketch of suspected Doodler serial killer

Decades after a cartoonist is believed to have stabbed at least five…

City to pay $50K to settle civil rights lawsuit after video contradicts police testimony

Years after surveillance video contradicted the testimony of a police officer who…

SF police release new sketch of suspected Doodler serial killer

Decades after a cartoonist is believed to have stabbed at least five…

FBI wiretap hints at Shipyard bid-rigging scheme as trial begins for indicted contractors

New transcripts of a phone call the FBI wiretapped during an investigation…

Double shooting seriously injures men in Bayview

Two men have been hospitalized with injuries considered life-threatening after an argument…

New app to reduce barriers between deaf community, SFPD

San Francisco police plan to equip officers with a new tool for…

Botched investigation prompts DA to drop charges against deputies in jail fight club case

The District Attorney’s office on Thursday dismissed charges against three sheriff’s deputies…

Family of slain anti-violence worker demands justice after suspect released

More than five months had passed since the slaying of an anti-violence…

Reward announced in case of Daly City woman last seen at SF restaurant

Friends of a Daly City woman who went missing Saturday in San…

SF homicide suspect released from jail without facing murder charge

A San Francisco man who police arrested in connection with a fatal…

Ex-Uber driver at center of SF sanctuary debate pleads not guilty to rape

Prosecutors on Wednesday detailed the rape case against a Tunisian-born former Uber…

Rape suspect extradited without sanctuary city exception

It turns out San Francisco didn’t have to approve legislation Tuesday that…