Boy Arrested After Attempting to Flee SFPD by Scaling Rooftops Near Presidio
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Boy Arrested After Attempting to Flee SFPD by Scaling Rooftops Near Presidio

San Francisco police officers arrested a juvenile suspect Friday afternoon who allegedly tried to flee from police by jumping from roof to roof near the…

Jury Acquits Former Muni Bus Driver Who Struck Woman in Crosswalk in 2011
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Jury Acquits Former Muni Bus Driver Who Struck Woman in Crosswalk in 2011

A former San Francisco Municipal Railway bus driver who was facing charges of misdemeanor vehicular manslaughter for fatally striking a pedestrian in the city’s Castro…

Woman Suspected of Stabbing, Beating Boyfriend Arrested Following SFPD Standoff
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Woman Suspected of Stabbing, Beating Boyfriend Arrested Following SFPD Standoff

A San Francisco woman was arrested on suspicion of stabbing her boyfriend with a kitchen knife and attacking him with a baseball bat at an…

Bicyclist Struck by Car in Mission District Suffers Life-Threatening Injuries
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Bicyclist Struck by Car in Mission District Suffers Life-Threatening Injuries

A bicyclist who was struck by a car in San Francisco’s Mission District this afternoon has been transported to the hospital with life-threatening injuries, according…

Pedestrian Struck by Vehicle in Corona Heights
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Pedestrian Struck by Vehicle in Corona Heights

A vehicle struck a female pedestrian in San Francisco’s Corona Heights neighborhood this afternoon, according to a fire department spokeswoman. The vehicle struck the pedestrian…

Man Robs Lakeshore Bank
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Man Robs Lakeshore Bank

A man robbed a bank in San Francisco’s Lakeshore neighborhood on Friday afternoon, according to police. The man arrived at the bank in the 2600…

Man Shot While Leaving North Beach Strip Club
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Man Shot While Leaving North Beach Strip Club

A man was shot in the shoulder while leaving a strip club in San Francisco’s North Beach neighborhood early Saturday morning, according to police. The…

Appealing TV: Wanna (CSI) Cyber? Agents Of SHIELD Returns, Kimmy Schmidt Is Unbreakable
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Appealing TV: Wanna (CSI) Cyber? Agents Of SHIELD Returns, Kimmy Schmidt Is Unbreakable

Live long and prosper, Leonard Nimoy. Monday, March 2 The Director’s Chair: Francis Ford Coppola (10pm, El Rey) Robert Rodriguez’s El Rey Network is a…

SFFD Contains One-Alarm Fire in Portola Neighborhood
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SFFD Contains One-Alarm Fire in Portola Neighborhood

Firefighters in San Francisco have contained a one-alarm fire in the Portola neighborhood this morning, a dispatcher with the San Francisco Fire Department said. The…

Crews Pump Out Water From Broken Pipe in Glen Park
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Crews Pump Out Water From Broken Pipe in Glen Park

Crews from the San Francisco Public Utilities Commission are pumping out water from a pipe that broke in the city’s Glen Park neighborhood this morning…

Two Men Rob Another Man of his Clothing, Valuables After Smoking Weed with Him
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Two Men Rob Another Man of his Clothing, Valuables After Smoking Weed with Him

A 35-year-old man was robbed of his clothing and valuables after he agreed to smoke marijuana with two men in San Francisco’s Nob Hill neighborhood…

Suspicious Package in Mission District Deemed Hoax Device
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Suspicious Package in Mission District Deemed Hoax Device

Police have cleared the scene in San Francisco’s Mission District where a suspicious package reported Friday night was discovered to be a hoax device. Police…

Lawsuit Filed Against Sonoma County Alleges Man Died During “Military Siege”
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Lawsuit Filed Against Sonoma County Alleges Man Died During “Military Siege”

The family of a Sonoma County man who died during a law enforcement raid of his home last year filed a federal civil rights lawsuit…

One Person Injured in Standoff Near Caltrain Station
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One Person Injured in Standoff Near Caltrain Station

One person was injured in a standoff with a barricaded suspect this afternoon in San Francisco, according to police. Police responded to an area near…

SFPD Officer Arrests Man Who Fled Police by Jumping From Roof to Roof
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SFPD Officer Arrests Man Who Fled Police by Jumping From Roof to Roof

San Francisco police officers arrested a man who allegedly tried to flee from police by jumping from roof to roof near the Presidio after pulling…

Man in SoMa Stabbed in Back, Neck Thursday Night
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Man in SoMa Stabbed in Back, Neck Thursday Night

A man in San Francisco’s South of Market neighborhood suffered stab wounds to his neck and back on Thursday night, police said. The victim, a…

Two Teens Injured in Western Addition Shooting
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Two Teens Injured in Western Addition Shooting

Two teens were struck by gunfire outside a McDonald’s restaurant in San Francisco’s Western Addition neighborhood on Thursday night, police said. The 17- and 18-year-old…

Concerned Citizens Help Reunite Missing At-Risk Woman with Family
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Concerned Citizens Help Reunite Missing At-Risk Woman with Family

A 37-year-old at-risk woman who went missing from a care facility in San Francisco’s Mission District on Thursday has been located, a police spokeswoman said…

Weekend Watch: Focus, The Lazarus Effect, Maps To The Stars
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Weekend Watch: Focus, The Lazarus Effect, Maps To The Stars

Focus – Everywhere Remember when Will Smith movies would always open on Fourth of July weekend? Those days seem to be gone, and Mr. Smith…

Smash and Grab Burglary at Audio/Visual Store in Nob Hill
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Smash and Grab Burglary at Audio/Visual Store in Nob Hill

A smash and grab burglary occurred at a high end audio/visual store in San Francisco’s Nob Hill neighborhood early this morning, according to police. At…

SFPD Responding to Mission District Officer-Involved Shooting
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SFPD Responding to Mission District Officer-Involved Shooting

Police in San Francisco this morning are investigating a Thursday night officer-involved shooting in the Mission District that left a robbery suspect dead. Officers responded…

SoMa Healthcare Center Geared Toward Aiding City’s Most Vulnerable Residents Breaks Ground
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SoMa Healthcare Center Geared Toward Aiding City’s Most Vulnerable Residents Breaks Ground

A health care center geared toward providing primary medical care, mental health services, substance abuse treatment and re-entry services to San Francisco’s most vulnerable residents…

SFPD Searching for Missing Mission District Woman
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SFPD Searching for Missing Mission District Woman

San Francisco police are searching for a missing woman who they say is unable to care for herself. Claudia Gonzales, 37, was reported missing from…

Shelter-in-Place Order Lifted in Chinatown After PG&E Crews Stop Gas Leak
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Shelter-in-Place Order Lifted in Chinatown After PG&E Crews Stop Gas Leak

San Francisco police have lifted a shelter-in-place order this afternoon after PG&E stopped a gas leak in the city’s Chinatown neighborhood, police and a PG&E…

Here’s Your Weekend: Go See No Joy, Dan Deacon, and Caribou

It’s Noise Pop! Everybody check under your seats! Just kidding, but seriously, rad music is all around SF to begin with, but this week-plus long…

SFPD Chief Defends Officer Who Used Baton, Pepper Spray Against Homeless Man

San Francisco police Chief Greg Suhr said today that a police officer who struck a homeless man with his baton and then administered pepper spray…

Up to 1,500 BART Riders Potentially Exposed to Measles by Infected Passenger
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Up to 1,500 BART Riders Potentially Exposed to Measles by Infected Passenger

As many as 1,500 BART riders may have been exposed to measles when an infected San Mateo County resident rode BART from Millbrae to San…

State, Local Legislators Propose Ban on Chewing Tobacco at Ballparks
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State, Local Legislators Propose Ban on Chewing Tobacco at Ballparks

Both California and San Francisco lawmakers have introduced legislation that could keep chewing tobacco out of baseball parks, including the San Francisco Giants’ AT&T Park….

Man Injured in Mission Bay Shooting
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Man Injured in Mission Bay Shooting

A 23-year-old man was shot in his calf Wednesday night in San Francisco’s Mission Bay neighborhood, police said. Officers received a report of shots fired…

Bay Area Adjunct Faculty Demanding Job Security Rally, Hold Walkout
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Bay Area Adjunct Faculty Demanding Job Security Rally, Hold Walkout

Adjunct faculty members at the San Francisco Art Institute, along with their supporters and counterparts at colleges across the country, walked out of classes today…

Feds Return Stolen Antique Books to Italian Government
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Feds Return Stolen Antique Books to Italian Government

Federal agents have returned 19 cultural treasures to the Italian government after they were found here in the United States, including two antique books from…

Indian Restaurant Owes More Than $112K to Eight Kitchen Employees
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Indian Restaurant Owes More Than $112K to Eight Kitchen Employees

A South Indian restaurant with locations in Berkeley and San Francisco will have to pay eight of its employees a total of more than $112,000…

Woman’s Cellphone Tracked Down, Recovered After Portola Robbery
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Woman’s Cellphone Tracked Down, Recovered After Portola Robbery

A woman who was mugged by three suspects in San Francisco’s Portola neighborhood on Tuesday evening was reunited with her cellphone and wallet after the…

Fake Gun Breaks Apart as Suspect Attempts to Rob FiDi Taco Bell
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Fake Gun Breaks Apart as Suspect Attempts to Rob FiDi Taco Bell

A man failed in his attempt to rob a Taco Bell in San Francisco’s Financial District Tuesday night when a fake handgun he was brandishing…

Residents Safely Escape Lake Street House Fire
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Residents Safely Escape Lake Street House Fire

A resident safely escaped a house fire that has been brought under control this morning in San Francisco’s Lake Street neighborhood, a fire department spokeswoman…

Man Shot in Ankle in Bayview District
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Man Shot in Ankle in Bayview District

A 19-year-old man was shot in the ankle in San Francisco’s Bayview District on Tuesday afternoon, police said today. The shooting was reported around 12:30…

Student Art Festival Kicks Off Saturday at Asian Art Museum
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Student Art Festival Kicks Off Saturday at Asian Art Museum

More than 7,000 children from San Francisco schools and community groups will take part in or show off their work at the San Francisco Unified…

Supe Introduces Resolution Supporting Move to Eliminate Personal Belief Exemptions for Vaccination
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Supe Introduces Resolution Supporting Move to Eliminate Personal Belief Exemptions for Vaccination

San Francisco Supervisor Scott Wiener today introduced a resolution supporting efforts to eliminate personal belief exemptions for vaccinations for children in California. If approved, the…

City Workers at De Young, Legion of Honor Protest Use of Fingerprinting Technology
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City Workers at De Young, Legion of Honor Protest Use of Fingerprinting Technology

San Francisco city employees working at the de Young and Legion of Honor museums rallied at City Hall today to protest use of their thumbprints…

Three Stores Robbed at Gunpoint Monday Evening, One Suspect Arrested
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Three Stores Robbed at Gunpoint Monday Evening, One Suspect Arrested

Police are investigating three armed robberies that took place at different stores across San Francisco on Monday evening, a police spokesman said today. Police arrested…