Richmond district

Man driving taxi robs would-be passenger at gunpoint

A man was robbed at gunpoint by a suspect who appeared to…

 

Community meeting Saturday to address Richmond District transit

The San Francisco Planning Department will be hosting a community meeting Saturday to…

 

Elderly man dies after crashing into pole in Outer Richmond

An 80-year-old man died after crashing into a pole while driving in…

 

The suspect is a person of interest for several burglaries in the Richmond District, as well as in the Northern District. He is described as white, about 40, 6’0’, 175-200 lbs. Police said he may be traveling on a bicycle. Anyone with information is asked to contact Sgt. Lee with the Richmond Station Investigation Team at 415-666-8058. (Photo courtesy SFPD)

Police release photo of man suspected in Clement Street burglaries

Police have released a photo of a man suspected in a series…

The suspect is a person of interest for several burglaries in the Richmond District, as well as in the Northern District. He is described as white, about 40, 6’0’, 175-200 lbs. Police said he may be traveling on a bicycle. Anyone with information is asked to contact Sgt. Lee with the Richmond Station Investigation Team at 415-666-8058. (Photo courtesy SFPD)
Customers are handed their lunch while dining at the original Mel's Drive-In Diner on Geary Boulevard in San Francisco, Calif. Monday, April 18, 2016. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

In unusual twist amid development boom, Mel’s Drive-In will not be torn down for housing

In an unusual twist in San Francisco’s development boom saga, a longtime…

Customers are handed their lunch while dining at the original Mel's Drive-In Diner on Geary Boulevard in San Francisco, Calif. Monday, April 18, 2016. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

Richmond district bank robbed at gunpoint

An armed man robbed a bank in the Richmond district Wednesday afternoon,…

‘Prolific’ robbery suspect arrested in Richmond district, police say

A 21-year-old man suspected of committing a series of robberies in the…

Investors and speculators have shifted their attention to the Richmond district, where there is less public awareness about The City's housing crisis. (Kevin Kelleher/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Richmond district feels housing crunch

By many accounts the Mission is Ground Zero for The City’s housing…

Investors and speculators have shifted their attention to the Richmond district, where there is less public awareness about The City's housing crisis. (Kevin Kelleher/Special to S.F. Examiner)
A home where a body was found is up for sale for nearly $1 million dollars. (SF Examiner/Mike Koozmin)

Richmond district house where body was found in April hits the market

Selling the house where an elderly woman’s body was found last spring…

A home where a body was found is up for sale for nearly $1 million dollars. (SF Examiner/Mike Koozmin)
Gabrielle Lurie/Special to the S.F. ExaminerVincent Wu is shown holding a photo from the Selma march.

Walking with giants: On 50th anniversary of Selma march, SF man recalls the distance traveled

San Francisco resident Vincent Wu this month made his first visit in…

Gabrielle Lurie/Special to the S.F. ExaminerVincent Wu is shown holding a photo from the Selma march.

Man killed in collision with van marks first SF pedestrian death of 2015

An elderly man fatally struck by a van in the Richmond on…

Man robbed by two men he met through online ad

A 22-year-old man was robbed at gunpoint Friday by two men who…

mike koozmin/s.f. examiner file photoThe Mel’s Drive-In on Geary Boulevard

Environmental review launched for mixed-use building at Mel’s Drive-In site

The last original Mel's Drive-In restaurant in San Francisco is one step…

mike koozmin/s.f. examiner file photoThe Mel’s Drive-In on Geary Boulevard
Mike Koozmin/The S.f. ExaminerThe 400 block of 43rd Avenue was blocked off as police investigated a suspicious death. A 41-year-old man’s body was found. Chemicals are likely related to his death.

SF police find body, chemicals in Richmond district apartment

A Richmond district apartment building was evacuated and part of a street…

Mike Koozmin/The S.f. ExaminerThe 400 block of 43rd Avenue was blocked off as police investigated a suspicious death. A 41-year-old man’s body was found. Chemicals are likely related to his death.
Nathaniel Downes/Special to The S.F. ExaminerA newly formed relationship between a group of merchants and property owners in the Richmond and the San Francisco Travel Association is seeking to draw more tourists to Richmond district points of interest like the Legion of Honor museum.

Visit SF for the beautiful … Richmond district?

Honeymooners Simon and Laedy Salomon posed for a photo at Union Square…

Nathaniel Downes/Special to The S.F. ExaminerA newly formed relationship between a group of merchants and property owners in the Richmond and the San Francisco Travel Association is seeking to draw more tourists to Richmond district points of interest like the Legion of Honor museum.
mike Koozmin/the s.f. examinerMel's Drive-In on Geary in the Richmond may be looking for a new home.

Multistory residential building could replace SF’s last original Mel’s Drive-In

The Mel’s Drive-In in the largely residential Richmond district has landed right…

mike Koozmin/the s.f. examinerMel's Drive-In on Geary in the Richmond may be looking for a new home.
Laura Dudnick/The S.F. ExaminerSan Francisco police cordoned off the street at 43rd Avenue and Cabrillo Street early Saturday as part of the investigation into a police pursuit of armed robbery suspects that resulted in a crash in which an officer was injured.

Officer released from hospital following crash with fleeing robbery suspects

A police officer has been released from the hospital after suffering injuries…

Laura Dudnick/The S.F. ExaminerSan Francisco police cordoned off the street at 43rd Avenue and Cabrillo Street early Saturday as part of the investigation into a police pursuit of armed robbery suspects that resulted in a crash in which an officer was injured.

Woman, child struck by car while crossing street in SF’s Richmond district

A woman and a 5-year-old boy were struck by a vehicle while…

Pedestrian struck by vehicle in Richmond district Saturday

San Francisco police responded to a collision involving a vehicle and a…

Courtesy photoOtis Hughes

Man convicted in 1991 rape, murder of Richmond district woman

An East Bay man accused of sexually assaulting and killing a woman…

Courtesy photoOtis Hughes