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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)

Shootings on Monday follow violent weekend in SF

At least three more shootings occurred in San Francisco on Monday following…

The homicide unit is seen inside the Hall of Justice in San Francisco, Calif. Friday, September 16, 2016. (Jonah Owen Lamb/S.F. Examiner)

Six deaths from violence mark especially bloody weekend in SF

Five victims were killed in San Francisco since Friday and another person…

The homicide unit is seen inside the Hall of Justice in San Francisco, Calif. Friday, September 16, 2016. (Jonah Owen Lamb/S.F. Examiner)
District Attorney George Gascon’s office will receive funding for a new unit to investigate police shootings, but not as much as was originally requested. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

DA’s new unit to investigate police shootings granted funding

District Attorney George Gascon’s special unit to investigate police shootings received city…

District Attorney George Gascon’s office will receive funding for a new unit to investigate police shootings, but not as much as was originally requested. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)
Members of the community hold signs in protest during a Town Hall meeting in response to the April 7 police shooting death of Luis Gongora held at the Laborers International Union building in San Francisco's Mission District Wednesday, April 13, 2016. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

Homeless man killed by SF police in April was shot six times, had meth in his system

Luis Pat Gongora, the homeless man who was fatally shot by San…

Members of the community hold signs in protest during a Town Hall meeting in response to the April 7 police shooting death of Luis Gongora held at the Laborers International Union building in San Francisco's Mission District Wednesday, April 13, 2016. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)
A protester, right, expresses his opinion to a police officer and another pedestrian near Trade and Tryon Streets in Charlotte, N.C., on Thursday, Sept. 22, 2016, as demonstrations continue following the shooting death of Keith Scott by police earlier in the week. (Jeff Siner/Charlotte Observer/TNS)

Release the tapes

"Release the tapes.” That was the chant in Charlotte, N.C., this past…

A protester, right, expresses his opinion to a police officer and another pedestrian near Trade and Tryon Streets in Charlotte, N.C., on Thursday, Sept. 22, 2016, as demonstrations continue following the shooting death of Keith Scott by police earlier in the week. (Jeff Siner/Charlotte Observer/TNS)

Man dies after assault in SF

A 52-year-old man who was assaulted in San Francisco last month became…

Man shot in head with paintball gun

Man shot in head with paintball gun

A 33-year-old man was shot in the head with a paintball gun…

Man shot in head with paintball gun
Naloxone, pictured, is a drug used to reverse the effects of opioid overdose. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

Overdose drug naloxone making an impact in SF as heroin use grows in visibility

It was an hour after midnight when two Mission District police officers…

Naloxone, pictured, is a drug used to reverse the effects of opioid overdose. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)
Attorneys Pamela Price and Charles Bonner discuss Jasmine Abuslin’s release from a Florida jail during a news conference at Oakland City Hall on Thursday, Sept. 15, 2016. (Dan Chambers/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Woman at center of Bay Area police sex scandal out of jail, returning to state

The life of a woman allegedly exploited by police officers across the…

Attorneys Pamela Price and Charles Bonner discuss Jasmine Abuslin’s release from a Florida jail during a news conference at Oakland City Hall on Thursday, Sept. 15, 2016. (Dan Chambers/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Car burglaries citywide were down 18 percent year to date at the end of July, which has largely been attributed to a coordinated effort that focuses on serial offenders. (Courtesy photo)

Scourge of car burglaries leveling out, but still an issue in SF

He broke into cars from the Marina to the Mission. In one…

Car burglaries citywide were down 18 percent year to date at the end of July, which has largely been attributed to a coordinated effort that focuses on serial offenders. (Courtesy photo)
Quarterback Colin Kaepernick (7) greets players after taking a knee during the national anthem on Thursday, Sept. 1, at Qualcomm Stadium in San Diego. (K.C. Alfred/San Diego Union-Tribune/TNS)

Standing on ceremony

My 10-year-old daughter doesn’t stand during the national anthem at baseball games.…

Quarterback Colin Kaepernick (7) greets players after taking a knee during the national anthem on Thursday, Sept. 1, at Qualcomm Stadium in San Diego. (K.C. Alfred/San Diego Union-Tribune/TNS)
The role that gender plays in instances of police violence is often overlooked. (Courtesy photo)

Gender glaringly absent in police violence debate

Every year in the Bay Area, an event called Urban Shield offers…

The role that gender plays in instances of police violence is often overlooked. (Courtesy photo)
Melissa Hafez holds a sign during a protest outside the San Francisco Police Officers Association in San Francisco, Calif. Wednesday, August 31, 2016 held by the Justice for Mario Woods Coalition and other local groups standing behind 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick's decision to sit during the national anthem. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

Kaepernick’s national anthem stance fuels local dispute over SF police

Two unlikely issues crossed paths this week in San Francisco: a football…

Melissa Hafez holds a sign during a protest outside the San Francisco Police Officers Association in San Francisco, Calif. Wednesday, August 31, 2016 held by the Justice for Mario Woods Coalition and other local groups standing behind 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick's decision to sit during the national anthem. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

Man seriously wounded in stabbing near Dolores Park

A man suffered life-threatening injuries when he was chased down and stabbed…

One injured, three arrested in SF restaurant robbery

One person was injured in a robbery of a Bayview District restaurant…

Five Japanese and Greek antiques were stolen from a San Francisco shop earlier this month. (Courtesy SFPD)

Antiques snatched from another SF shop

For at least the second time this month, thieves made off with…

Five Japanese and Greek antiques were stolen from a San Francisco shop earlier this month. (Courtesy SFPD)
An art installation by Shimon Attie, “Spiral of Gratitude,” honors fallen San Francisco police officers inside the Public Safety Building. (Gabrielle Lurie/2015 S.F. Examiner)

Chief search turns SFPD inside out

With just over a week until the Aug. 31 deadline closes for…

An art installation by Shimon Attie, “Spiral of Gratitude,” honors fallen San Francisco police officers inside the Public Safety Building. (Gabrielle Lurie/2015 S.F. Examiner)

Man critically injured in stabbing at BART station in SF

A man was critically injured in a stabbing at the Civic Center…

Random attack of woman near Lafayette Park caught on video

Random attack of woman near Lafayette Park caught on video

A 52-year-old woman was beaten by a man for no apparent reason…

Random attack of woman near Lafayette Park caught on video