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Muni operator Carla Romero was reportedly attacked by a man on Third Street on Saturday. (Courtesy Carla Romero)

Muni operator says she was beaten, but fended off attacker

A Muni operator who said she was beaten Saturday morning is also…

Muni operator Carla Romero was reportedly attacked by a man on Third Street on Saturday. (Courtesy Carla Romero)
Golden Gate Park is one of the areas where the Police Department has ramped up enforcement on speeding. (Cindy Chew/2009 S.F. Examiner)

SFPD’s traffic company ramps up speeding tickets

As city government continues to grapple with traffic deaths, the San Francisco…

Golden Gate Park is one of the areas where the Police Department has ramped up enforcement on speeding. (Cindy Chew/2009 S.F. Examiner)

Three men injured in weekend SF shootings

Police are investigating a series of shootings that left at least three…

While the number of homicides in San Francisco is down, different neighborhoods see different results when it comes to solving homicides.(Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

Homicides may be down in SF, but their solution rates differ depending on where they occur

The number of homicides in San Francisco has been cut in half…

While the number of homicides in San Francisco is down, different neighborhoods see different results when it comes to solving homicides.(Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)
Aubrey Abrakasa Jr. (Photo courtesy SFPD)

SFPD asking for public’s help to solve decade-old murder

Nearly ten years after his death, homicide detectives are asking the public…

Aubrey Abrakasa Jr. (Photo courtesy SFPD)
Westfield San Francisco Centre. (Ryan McNulty / Special to S.F. Examiner)

Westfield Centre homicide victim ID’d

A man found dead inside the Westfield San Francisco Centre mall Wednesday…

Westfield San Francisco Centre. (Ryan McNulty / Special to S.F. Examiner)
Westfield San Francisco Centre. (Ryan McNulty / Special to S.F. Examiner)

Body found at Westfield Centre, death ruled a homicide

The body of a white man was found at the Westfield San…

Westfield San Francisco Centre. (Ryan McNulty / Special to S.F. Examiner)
Major crimes continue to decline citywide, except for homicides

Major crimes continue to decline citywide, except for homicides

Most violent and property crimes — excluding homicides — continued on a…

Major crimes continue to decline citywide, except for homicides
Daniel Cauich (Photo courtesy SFPD)

Brothers charged with murder in connection with Mission District stabbing

Two brothers have been charged with murder for the stabbing death of…

Daniel Cauich (Photo courtesy SFPD)
Police investigate the scene where a male victim was fatally shot near Aquatic Park on Saturday night. (Bryan Carmody/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Male victim shot to death near Aquatic Park

A male victim died after being shot Saturday night at San Francisco's…

Police investigate the scene where a male victim was fatally shot near Aquatic Park on Saturday night. (Bryan Carmody/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Teen arrested after crashing dirt bike into SFPD car

Police arrested a 14-year-old boy Thursday afternoon after he crashed his dirt…

(Rachael Garner/Special to S.F. Examiner)

First-of-its-kind data release shows racial disparities in SFPD’s arrests, use of force

San Francisco police pull their guns, strike and use physical controls against…

(Rachael Garner/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Lee Farley makes his first court appearance on murder charges at the Hall of Justice in San Francisco on Monday, Aug. 1, 2016. (S.F. Examiner)

Hayes Valley murder suspect pleads not guilty

A 27-year-old man charged with murder in connection with a quadruple homicide…

Lee Farley makes his first court appearance on murder charges at the Hall of Justice in San Francisco on Monday, Aug. 1, 2016. (S.F. Examiner)
Officers at the Police Academy are now learning about body cameras from an officer involved in the highly publicized “Fajitagate” scandal in 2002. (Rachael Garner/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Officer in ‘Fajitagate’ scandal now trains police on body cameras

More than a decade ago, three San Francisco police officers got into…

Officers at the Police Academy are now learning about body cameras from an officer involved in the highly publicized “Fajitagate” scandal in 2002. (Rachael Garner/Special to S.F. Examiner)
The Bayview District. (Cindy Chew/S.F. Examiner)

Police, pollution choking lives in the Bayview

Last December, police shot Mario Woods, a black man carrying a kitchen…

The Bayview District. (Cindy Chew/S.F. Examiner)

Designer handbags stolen in Cow Hollow heist

Police are looking for five men between ages 18 and 25 who…

Lee Farley makes his first court appearance on murder charges at the Hall of Justice in San Francisco on Monday, Aug. 1, 2016. (S.F. Examiner)

Suspect in quadruple Hayes Valley homicide makes first court appearance

The 27-year-old man charged with murder in connection with a quadruple homicide…

Lee Farley makes his first court appearance on murder charges at the Hall of Justice in San Francisco on Monday, Aug. 1, 2016. (S.F. Examiner)
Left, a diagram shows the entry wounds for the bullets that killed Issac Hoffman in 1897. Right, an illustration shows how Hoffman’s body was found in his office. (Courtesy photos)

A tale of two theories

It was the best of times, it was the worst of times,…

Left, a diagram shows the entry wounds for the bullets that killed Issac Hoffman in 1897. Right, an illustration shows how Hoffman’s body was found in his office. (Courtesy photos)
Thomas Abrahamsen. (Courtesy SFPD)

Veteran SF cop arrested on alleged gun charges was disciplined in 2003 for illegal search

San Francisco police Officer Thomas Abrahamsen’s arrest this week on suspicion of…

Thomas Abrahamsen. (Courtesy SFPD)

Former bookkeeper charged with embezzling from employer

A 45-year-old Vallejo bookkeeper has been charged with embezzlement for allegedly stealing…