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Shootings on Monday follow violent weekend in SF

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

Police arrest man in connection with deadly assault in SoMa

A San Francisco man has been arrested in connection with the assault…

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)
SFPD Officer Leroy Thomas uses a radar gun near Howard and 6th streets in San Francisco on Thursday, Sept. 29, 2016. (Jessica Christian/S.F Examiner)

Police to target speedsters on 12 streets in San Francisco

Speedsters be warned: Starting next week, the cops are coming for you.…

SFPD Officer Leroy Thomas uses a radar gun near Howard and 6th streets in San Francisco on Thursday, Sept. 29, 2016. (Jessica Christian/S.F Examiner)
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Second man fatally shot in as many days in Tenderloin

A 24-year-old man was fatally shot in the Tenderloin early Friday morning,…

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Crime scene tape remained at Ellis and Jones streets eight hours after one person was fatally shot and three more injured there early Thursday morning. (Jonah Owen Lamb/S.F. Examiner)

Victim of fatal Tenderloin shooting ID’d

A man shot and killed in San Francisco's Tenderloin neighborhood early Thursday…

Crime scene tape remained at Ellis and Jones streets eight hours after one person was fatally shot and three more injured there early Thursday morning. (Jonah Owen Lamb/S.F. Examiner)
The Endup nightclub seen at Harrison and Sixth streets in San Francisco, Calif. Friday, June 17, 2016. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

Charges dropped against SoMa nightclub murder defendants

Charges have been dropped against two San Francisco men arrested in connection…

The Endup nightclub seen at Harrison and Sixth streets in San Francisco, Calif. Friday, June 17, 2016. (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)
Crime scene tape remained at Ellis and Jones streets eight hours after one person was fatally shot and three more injured there early Thursday morning. (Jonah Owen Lamb/S.F. Examiner)

One killed, three injured in early morning Tenderloin shooting

One person was killed and three others were injured in a shooting…

Crime scene tape remained at Ellis and Jones streets eight hours after one person was fatally shot and three more injured there early Thursday morning. (Jonah Owen Lamb/S.F. Examiner)
Proposition R on the November ballot is meant to ensure that police address property crimes as well as violent crimes, according to its supporters. (Cindy Chew/2006 S.F. Examiner)

Neighborhood crime unit proposed for SFPD

A proposal to create a special neighborhood crime fighting unit within the…

Proposition R on the November ballot is meant to ensure that police address property crimes as well as violent crimes, according to its supporters. (Cindy Chew/2006 S.F. Examiner)

SF teen fatally shot in Bayview ID’d

A 19-year-old man fatally shot in the Bayview District early Saturday morning…

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…

Names of three finalists for SFPD chief will not be released to public

The three finalists from which Mayor Ed Lee could pick San Francisco’s…

Police investigate a suspicious device near a bus stop at Market and Van Ness in San Francisco, Calif. Thursday, September 22, 2016. (Photo courtesy Sara Gaiseo)

Suspicious device reported in SoMa was rice cooker

A suspicious device reported at a San Francisco Municipal Railway bus stop…

Police investigate a suspicious device near a bus stop at Market and Van Ness in San Francisco, Calif. Thursday, September 22, 2016. (Photo courtesy Sara Gaiseo)
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)
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Man attacked with ax in North Beach

A 27-year-old man was attacked with an ax Saturday afternoon in North…

(Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)
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)
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SFPD: Two wounded in separate shootings

Two men were injured in separate shootings Thursday night and early Friday…

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