San Francisco Crime

Alleged Portsmouth Square stabber charged with attempted murder

A 29-year-old San Francisco woman has been charged with attempted murder for…

Boyfriend stabs woman in butt near Chinatown gate

A woman was stabbed in the butt and attacked Wednesday on the…

Man charged with attempted murder of SF police officer

The man who allegedly tried to run over a San Francisco police…

Person of interest detained in Tenderloin homicide case

A person of interest was detained in connection with the killing of…

Two armed robberies reported to SF police

Two men were robbed at gunpoint in separate incidents in San Francisco…

A man who fled from CHP Wednesday after a traffic stop barricade him self on the upper floor of a SoMa building. (Jonah Owen Lamb/Photo)

UPDATE: South of Market blocks closed off as suspect threatens to jump from building

A man believed to have been in a stolen vehicle who was…

A man who fled from CHP Wednesday after a traffic stop barricade him self on the upper floor of a SoMa building. (Jonah Owen Lamb/Photo)
A young woman’s body was found face down in Golden Gate Park early Saturday, October 3, 2015 shortly before the start of day two of Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Festival. (Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner)

Canadian backpacker’s body found in Golden Gate Park during Hardly Strictly

A Canadian woman believed to have attended Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Festival was…

A young woman’s body was found face down in Golden Gate Park early Saturday, October 3, 2015 shortly before the start of day two of Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Festival. (Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner)

Apparent homicide victim’s body found in Golden Gate Park during Hardly Strictly

A young woman’s body was found face down in Golden Gate Park…

Police released this sketch of a suspect in the sexual assault of a 6-year-old boy at the Western Addition San Francisco Public Library. (Courtesy SFPD)

Suspect sexually assaults juvenile in SF library bathroom

A man allegedly kissed a six-year-old boy on the cheek and touched…

Police released this sketch of a suspect in the sexual assault of a 6-year-old boy at the Western Addition San Francisco Public Library. (Courtesy SFPD)

SF woman suspected of stabbing 10-year-old boy on Muni bus

A 10-year-old boy was riding an Muni bus in the Bayview when…

Two men struggle over gun, one shot in butt

Two men were in a struggle over a handgun in Potrero Hill…

Boys escape kidnapping from McDonald’s in western Bayview

Two 14-year-old boys were kidnapped at gunpoint from a McDonald’s in the…

Michael Evans (Courtesy Bexar County  Sheriff's Office)

Former SF police officer charged with embezzlement, grand theft

A former San Francisco police officer was charged with felony grand theft…

Michael Evans (Courtesy Bexar County  Sheriff's Office)

Tuesday’s Bayview homicide victim identified

The 24-year-old man gunned down in Bayview-Hunters Point has been identified by…

Man paralyzed in 2005 shooting dies, marking SF’s 33rd homicide

A 31-year-old man died in Concord this June from injuries related to…

Man shot dead in Bayview Hunters Point

An unidentified man in his 20s was gunned down in the Bayview…

Man shot in groin flees onto Haight Street rooftops

A man suffering from a gunshot wound leaped from one Haight Street…

James "Rick" Thomas (Courtesy photo)

Victim in tenant rights attorney homicide case had criminal record

Two tenant rights workers pleaded not guilty to murder charges Tuesday in…

James "Rick" Thomas (Courtesy photo)

Lower Nob Hill stick up leaves man without cell, wallet or keys

A 33-year-old man was sitting in his car Monday night when someone…

Video still appearing to show Carlos Argueta waving a knife within moments of allegedly stabbing James Thomas on Sixth and Market streets Sept. 3, 2015 (Courtesy photo).

Tenant rights workers plead not guilty in Sixth Street slaying

A pair of tenant rights workers charged with murder have both pleaded…

Video still appearing to show Carlos Argueta waving a knife within moments of allegedly stabbing James Thomas on Sixth and Market streets Sept. 3, 2015 (Courtesy photo).