Murder

Andrew Emmett (right), shown here with his brother Ryan Emmett, was killed in a homicide near San Francisco's Union Square on Feb. 7. (Photo courtesy of Ryan Emmett)

SF tourist killed near Union Square knew Petaluma family accused of murder

A 31-year-old tourist killed in San Francisco last week was close friends…

 

Man with previous convictions in death of sex partner, arson, back in court

A San Francisco man with prior convictions in connection with the death…

 

(Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

Arraignment set for SF high school football coach charged with murder

An Archbishop Riordan High School assistant football coach arrested on suspicion of…

 

The Endup nightclub is located at 401 Sixth St. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

Second homicide reported at SF’s Endup nightclub since summer

A 26-year-old Stockton man was fatally shot outside of a San Francisco…

The Endup nightclub is located at 401 Sixth St. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)
From left, Sean Michael Angold, 25, Lila Scott Alligood, 19, and Morrison Haze Lampley, 24. (Courtesy Portland Police Bureau)

Testimony recounts last moments of slain tourist’s life in SF

In the last desperate moments of Audrey Carey’s life while she was…

From left, Sean Michael Angold, 25, Lila Scott Alligood, 19, and Morrison Haze Lampley, 24. (Courtesy Portland Police Bureau)
Lila Scott Alligood confers with her attorney Amy Morton during a preliminary hearing on double homicide charges in Marin County Superior Court in San Rafael, Calif. on Tuesday, Sept. 20, 2016. (Photo courtesy Paul Chinn/SF Chronicle)

Detective testifies GG Park, Marin murder suspect changed her story

Conflicting stories of who shot and killed a Canadian tourist in San…

Lila Scott Alligood confers with her attorney Amy Morton during a preliminary hearing on double homicide charges in Marin County Superior Court in San Rafael, Calif. on Tuesday, Sept. 20, 2016. (Photo courtesy Paul Chinn/SF Chronicle)
San Francisco police officers investigate the scene where a body was discovered in Golden Gate Park in San Francisco on May 24, 2016. (Courtesy SFPD)

Sixth suspect in Golden Gate Park murder case pleads not guilty

A woman arrested in Arizona last month in connection with the death…

San Francisco police officers investigate the scene where a body was discovered in Golden Gate Park in San Francisco on May 24, 2016. (Courtesy SFPD)
From left, Sean Michael Angold, 25, Lila Scott Alligood, 19, and Morrison Haze Lampley, 24. (Courtesy Portland Police Bureau)

Judge allows media in courtroom for drifters charged in 2015 Golden Gate Park slaying

Members of the media will be allowed at the preliminary hearing of…

From left, Sean Michael Angold, 25, Lila Scott Alligood, 19, and Morrison Haze Lampley, 24. (Courtesy Portland Police Bureau)
Officers investigate the scene where a body was discovered in Golden Gate Park in San Francisco, Calif. Tuesday, May 24, 2016. (PHoto Courtesy SFPD Officer Albie Esparaza/Twitter)

Third suspect arrested in brutal Golden Gate Park slaying

A third suspect in the torture and killing of an older man…

Officers investigate the scene where a body was discovered in Golden Gate Park in San Francisco, Calif. Tuesday, May 24, 2016. (PHoto Courtesy SFPD Officer Albie Esparaza/Twitter)

Man booked on suspicion of Tenderloin murder

A 34-year-old man was booked on suspicion of murder this week for…

Michael Green was convicted of murder on Wednesday, Aug. 18, 2016. (Courtesy SFPD)

Man convicted of murder in shooting near SF nightclub

A 26-year-old man was convicted of first-degree murder Thursday for fatally shooting…

Michael Green was convicted of murder on Wednesday, Aug. 18, 2016. (Courtesy SFPD)
Joey Perez speaks to the media while in the exercise yard at San Quentin State Prison's death row in San Quentin, Calif. Tuesday, August 16, 2016. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

Behind the gates: The ‘living hell’ on San Quentin’s death row

In 1998, Wayne Adam Ford turned himself into authorities in Humboldt County…

Joey Perez speaks to the media while in the exercise yard at San Quentin State Prison's death row in San Quentin, Calif. Tuesday, August 16, 2016. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)
Daniel Cauich (Photo courtesy SFPD)

Brothers charged with murder in connection with Mission District stabbing

Two brothers have been charged with murder for the stabbing death of…

Daniel Cauich (Photo courtesy SFPD)
Shattered glass is seen at the corner of Laguna and Page streets after a quadruple homicide occurred on Jan. 9, 2015. (Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner file photo)

Longtime suspect arrested in quadruple Hayes Valley homicide

A suspect in one of San Francisco’s most vicious single acts of…

Shattered glass is seen at the corner of Laguna and Page streets after a quadruple homicide occurred on Jan. 9, 2015. (Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner file photo)
The Endup nightclub seen at Harrison and Sixth streets in San Francisco, Calif. Friday, June 17, 2016. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

Two men charged in killing of teenager inside SF nightclub

Two men who face murder charges in relation to the killing earlier…

The Endup nightclub seen at Harrison and Sixth streets in San Francisco, Calif. Friday, June 17, 2016. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)
Multnomah County Sheriff's Office photos show the three suspects who were arrested Wednesday, Oct. 7, 2015, in Portland, Ore., in the killing of Steve Carter, a tantra yoga teacher, on a hiking trail in Marin County, Calif. From left are Sean Michael Angold, 24; Lila Scott Allgood, 19; and Morrison Haze Lampley, 23. A hiker found Carter's body on Monday. (Multnomah County Sheriff's Office/Portland police via AP)

Preliminary hearing set to begin for co-defendants in SF, Marin murders

A preliminary hearing will begin Monday in Marin County Superior Court for…

Multnomah County Sheriff's Office photos show the three suspects who were arrested Wednesday, Oct. 7, 2015, in Portland, Ore., in the killing of Steve Carter, a tantra yoga teacher, on a hiking trail in Marin County, Calif. From left are Sean Michael Angold, 24; Lila Scott Allgood, 19; and Morrison Haze Lampley, 23. A hiker found Carter's body on Monday. (Multnomah County Sheriff's Office/Portland police via AP)
S.F. Examiner file photo

Suspected shooter in Saturday morning homicide arrested

The alleged shooter in a Saturday morning Visitacion Valley homicide was arrested…

S.F. Examiner file photo

Two arrested in connection with homicide near Western Addition McDonald’s last month

Two people were arrested on suspicion of murder Thursday in connection with…

Men sentenced to lengthy prison terms for 2008 murder of tourist

Two men were sentenced to lengthy prison terms this morning in connection…

Girlfriend testifies in Playstation murder trial

The last time Rachael Pecota saw the boyfriend she lovingly dubbed her…