San Francisco Crime

Update: 911 caller arrested for allegedly threatening to kill SF police officer

A 911 caller who allegedly described a female San Francisco police officer…

Prosecutors file murder charge against man arrested in SF

Prosecutors filed a murder charge Wednesday against a 52-year-old man who was…

Single-alarm fire reported at Outer Sunset home

A single-alarm fire broke out at a home in the Outer Sunset…

Rape reported at SF State dormitory

A person was reportedly raped at a San Francisco State University dormitory…

Ulysses Davis  (Courtesy SFPD)

Most wanted fugitive arrested by SF police on suspicion of weapons offenses

A man on the U.S. Marshals Service most wanted list of fugitives…

Ulysses Davis  (Courtesy SFPD)
Lisa Heng, 31, was acquitted of first-degree murder after a jury found that she stabbed her boyfriend in self-defense during a struggle in a Tenderloin hotel. (Courtesy photos)

SF woman acquitted of murder in fatal stabbing of lover

A jury has acquitted a 31-year-old San Francisco woman of first-degree murder…

Lisa Heng, 31, was acquitted of first-degree murder after a jury found that she stabbed her boyfriend in self-defense during a struggle in a Tenderloin hotel. (Courtesy photos)

Mid-Market stabbing sends woman to local hospital

A 27-year-old woman was stabbed in Mid-Market by an unknown man Wednesday…

Antonio Navarro (Courtesy SFPD)

Potrero Hill man allegedly used 10-year-old girl for sex acts, pleads not guilty

A 27-year-old San Francisco man is facing felony charges for allegedly using…

Antonio Navarro (Courtesy SFPD)

Two injured during separate robberies in SF since Wednesday night

A 53-year-old man was knocked unconscious and robbed in the Tenderloin late…

Raymond “Shrimp Boy” Chow is currently standing trial in federal court on charges of illegal cigarette and alcohol trafficking, murder for hire, racketeering and money laundering. (Jen Siska/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Raymond “Shrimp Boy” Chow is currently standing trial in federal court on charges of illegal cigarette and alcohol trafficking, murder for hire, racketeering and money laundering. (Jen Siska/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Two sheriff's deputies caught on tape beating a man in the Mission. (Courtesy/ San Francisco Public Defender's Office)

Apparent beating by Alameda sheriff’s deputies to be investigated by SFPD, DA

The San Francisco District Attorney’s Office and Police Department have launched independent…

Two sheriff's deputies caught on tape beating a man in the Mission. (Courtesy/ San Francisco Public Defender's Office)
Two sheriff's deputies caught on tape beating a man in the Mission. (Courtesy/ San Francisco Public Defender's Office)

SF beating caught on tape: Deputies involved should face criminal investigation, says Public Defender

The Alameda County Public Defender is calling for prosecutors to consider filing…

Two sheriff's deputies caught on tape beating a man in the Mission. (Courtesy/ San Francisco Public Defender's Office)
Raymond “Shrimp Boy” Chow is suspected of ordering the deaths of two men, and faces racketeering charges. (Jen Siska/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Undercover FBI agent testimony in ‘Shrimp Boy’ trial postponed Monday

Expected testimony from undercover FBI agents Monday morning was postponed in the…

Raymond “Shrimp Boy” Chow is suspected of ordering the deaths of two men, and faces racketeering charges. (Jen Siska/Special to S.F. Examiner)
A note presented by the suspect to employees at Big 5 Sporting Goods on display by San Francisco police (Michael Barba/S.F. Examiner).

New details emerge in suspected St. Luke’s shooter case

Javier Lopez Garcia, with tattoos across his face and wearing white overalls,…

A note presented by the suspect to employees at Big 5 Sporting Goods on display by San Francisco police (Michael Barba/S.F. Examiner).

Marijuana delivery driver carjacked by masked men in Excelsior

A pair of masked men carjacked a marijuana delivery driver in Excelsior…

Raymond “Shrimp Boy” Chow is suspected of ordering the deaths of two men, and faces racketeering charges. (Jen Siska/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Prosecutors: ‘Shrimp Boy’ at center of ‘criminal underworld’

The first day of the organized crime trial of Raymond “Shrimp Boy”…

Raymond “Shrimp Boy” Chow is suspected of ordering the deaths of two men, and faces racketeering charges. (Jen Siska/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Fight on party bus ends with stabbing in Potrero Hill

A 43-year-old man was stabbed in the chest while trying to break…

Flurry of violent assaults reported in SF since Friday

Five violent assaults across The City since Friday are being investigated by…

San Francisco International Airport (Mike Koozmin/ 2013 S.F. Examiner)

SFO security screeners indicted on drug smuggling, fraud charges

A trio of security screeners were busted allegedly allowing undercover agents at…

San Francisco International Airport (Mike Koozmin/ 2013 S.F. Examiner)

Early morning dumpster fires in Union Square investigated as arsons

Dumpsters in Union Square were set aflame early Friday morning by an…