Suspect Barricaded in NoPa Detained Without Incident

Suspect Barricaded in NoPa Detained Without Incident

San Francisco police have detained a man who barricaded himself for about four hours today inside a residential building in the city’s North of Panhandle…

SFPD Chief Anticipates Terminations Following Investigation into Officers’ Biased Text Messages

SFPD Chief Anticipates Terminations Following Investigation into Officers’ Biased Text Messages

San Francisco police Chief Greg Suhr said today that he anticipates an internal investigation into police officers who allegedly exchanged offensive text messages expressing racist…

‘Silk Road’ Investigators Charged With Fraud, Money Laundering

‘Silk Road’ Investigators Charged With Fraud, Money Laundering

Two federal investigators have been charged in U.S. District Court in San Francisco with fraudulently obtaining hundreds of thousands of dollars in bitcoin during the…

Western Addition Man Shot at his Front Door During Robbery

Western Addition Man Shot at his Front Door During Robbery

A San Francisco man was shot at the front door of his Western Addition apartment during a robbery late Friday night, according to police. The…

Man Struck in Head With Baseball Bat in Mission District Fight

Man Struck in Head With Baseball Bat in Mission District Fight

A man was struck in the head with a baseball bat during a fight in San Francisco’s Mission District on Friday evening, police said. The…

Family of Man Killed in Police Shooting Files Claim Against SFPD

Family of Man Killed in Police Shooting Files Claim Against SFPD

The mother of 26-year-old Oakland resident O’Shaine Evans, who was shot and killed by undercover San Francisco police officers near AT&T Park last October, filed…

Pedestrian Suffers Major Injuries in Nob Hill Crash

Pedestrian Suffers Major Injuries in Nob Hill Crash

A 72-year-old man suffered serious head trauma after being struck by a car in San Francisco’s Nob Hill neighborhood Saturday afternoon, according to police. At…

Three Arrested After Fight with Glass Bottles, Baseball Bat

Three Arrested After Fight with Glass Bottles, Baseball Bat

Three male transients were arrested Sunday evening after an altercation turned violent at a restaurant in San Francisco’s Mission District, according to police. The incident…

Man Stabbed During Portola Robbery

Man Stabbed During Portola Robbery

A 66-year-old man suffered life-threatening injuries Friday evening while being robbed at knifepoint in San Francisco’s Portola District, according to police. The incident was reported…

Driver Bails Out of Moving Vehicle After Being Shot in Bayview

Driver Bails Out of Moving Vehicle After Being Shot in Bayview

A 23-year-old man was shot while driving in San Francisco’s Bayview District on Saturday night, according to police. At 9:56 p.m., the man heard gunfire…

Man Arrested on Suspicion of Sexual Assaults in Lower Nob Hill

Man Arrested on Suspicion of Sexual Assaults in Lower Nob Hill

Police have arrested a 39-year-old man on suspicion of targeting and sexually assaulting women in and around San Francisco’s Lower Nob Hill neighborhood. The suspect,…

SFFD Extinguish One-Alarm Fire at Pacific Heights Home

SFFD Extinguish One-Alarm Fire at Pacific Heights Home

Firefighters have extinguished a one-alarm fire at a residence in San Francisco’s Pacific Heights neighborhood this afternoon, according to a fire dispatcher. Fire crews responded…

One Killed in Shooting Near Crocker Amazon Playground

One Killed in Shooting Near Crocker Amazon Playground

One person died after he was shot near Crocker Amazon Playground in San Francisco this evening, a police spokesman said. Officers responded to a report…

Jury Shoots Down Ellen Pao’s Sex Discrimination Claims Against Silicon Valley VC Firm Kleiner, Perkins, Caufield, and Byers

Jury Shoots Down Ellen Pao’s Sex Discrimination Claims Against Silicon Valley VC Firm Kleiner, Perkins, Caufield, and Byers

A San Francisco jury this afternoon found that sex discrimination allegations lodged against Silicon Valley venture capital firm Kleiner, Perkins, Caufield & Byers in a…

Woman Shoots Herself in Hand in Bayview

Woman Shoots Herself in Hand in Bayview

A woman was shot in the hand in the Bayview neighborhood Thursday afternoon, San Francisco police said today. Police received a report of the shooting…

Man Shot in Leg in Inner Mission

Man Shot in Leg in Inner Mission

A man was shot in the leg in the Inner Mission neighborhood of San Francisco early this morning, San Francisco Police Department officials said today….

SFPD Seek Suspect Who Injured Three in Shooting at Public Housing Complex

SFPD Seek Suspect Who Injured Three in Shooting at Public Housing Complex

Two men suffered gunshot injuries and a third was cut by glass during a shooting at the Potrero Terrace public housing complex in San Francisco’s…

Youth Produce Rap Video to Share Importance of SF’s Sewer System

Youth Produce Rap Video to Share Importance of SF’s Sewer System

Youth interns with the San Francisco Public Utilities Commission helped produce a rap video highlighting the importance of the city’s sewer system and the ongoing…

Investigators Trying to Determine Whether Fatal Camper Van Fire Was Arson

Investigators Trying to Determine Whether Fatal Camper Van Fire Was Arson

Investigators are still determining the cause of a camper van fire in San Francisco’s Bayview neighborhood Thursday and whether someone set the fire intentionally, police…

CDCR Begins Implementing Ruling That Barred Automatic Residency Restrictions for Paroled Sex Offenders

CDCR Begins Implementing Ruling That Barred Automatic Residency Restrictions for Paroled Sex Offenders

The California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation is taking steps to carry out a state Supreme Court decision that struck down mandatory residency restrictions for…

Inmates Allege Sheriff’s Deputies Made Them Fight Gladiator-Style While Betting on Outcomes

Inmates Allege Sheriff’s Deputies Made Them Fight Gladiator-Style While Betting on Outcomes

Jail inmates held in San Francisco’s Hall of Justice allege sheriff’s deputies have forced them to fight “gladiator-style” while deputies placed bets on the outcomes,…

SFPD Respond to Shooting Potrero Hill

SFPD Respond to Shooting Potrero Hill

Police are responding to a shooting this evening that occurred in the city’s Potrero Hill neighborhood. The incident was reported around 4:30 p.m. on 25th…

Medical Examiner Identifies Body Found in Burnt Camper Van

Medical Examiner Identifies Body Found in Burnt Camper Van

The San Francisco Medical Examiner has identified the body police found in a burnt camper van this morning in the Bayview neighborhood as Konata Perkins,…

Judge Partially Dismisses Lawsuit Challenging Voter Approval of Waterfront Development

Judge Partially Dismisses Lawsuit Challenging Voter Approval of Waterfront Development

A San Francisco Superior Court judge is allowing a lawsuit to proceed that could invalidate a 2014 voter-approved ballot measure, known as Proposition B, which…

SFPD Headquarters Moving to New Public Safety Building as Hall of Justice Faces Infrastructure Issues

SFPD Headquarters Moving to New Public Safety Building as Hall of Justice Faces Infrastructure Issues

The San Francisco Police Department’s operational headquarters are moving into the newly constructed Public Safety Building in the city’s Mission Bay neighborhood this week, leaving…

State Attorney General Seeks to Block Anti-Gay Ballot Initiative

State Attorney General Seeks to Block Anti-Gay Ballot Initiative

California Attorney General Kamala Harris is seeking to stop a campaign to make homosexuality punishable by death before it starts. Harris filed today for a…

Six Bay Area Residents Fall Ill After Consuming Raw Milk

Six Bay Area Residents Fall Ill After Consuming Raw Milk

The state Department of Public Health is warning the public of the dangers of consuming raw milk after six Bay Area residents fell seriously ill,…

Citizen Complaint Filed Alleging SFPD Work With FBI’s Joint Terrorism Task Force Violated City Law

Citizen Complaint Filed Alleging SFPD Work With FBI’s Joint Terrorism Task Force Violated City Law

Two national civil rights organizations filed a citizen complaint against the city of San Francisco today alleging that San Francisco police could be violating city…

Suspected Grenade Found in Bernal Heights Yard Deemed Harmless

Suspected Grenade Found in Bernal Heights Yard Deemed Harmless

A resident in San Francisco’s Bernal Heights neighborhood found a suspected grenade while gardening in her backyard Tuesday evening, police said. The resident, who lives…

Man Stabs Union Square Security Guard in Arm

Man Stabs Union Square Security Guard in Arm

A man stabbed a security guard in the arm with a pocketknife at San Francisco’s Union Square early Tuesday morning, police said. The suspect, described…

Three Power Outages at Hall of Justice Occur in Roughly Three Hour Span

Three Power Outages at Hall of Justice Occur in Roughly Three Hour Span

Three power outages have occurred within the span of roughly three hours at San Francisco’s Hall of Justice today, a sheriff’s spokeswoman said. The most…

Internal Investigation Launched Into How Jail Inmate Escaped

Internal Investigation Launched Into How Jail Inmate Escaped

An inmate facing federal trafficking and weapon offenses who escaped custody at the county jail in San Francisco’s South of Market neighborhood late Monday remains…

PG&E Stop Gas Leak in Outer Sunset

PG&E Stop Gas Leak in Outer Sunset

PG&E crews stopped a gas leak in San Francisco’s Outer Sunset neighborhood this afternoon after it was ruptured by a construction crew digging in the…

Judge Throws Out Charges in Ex-Firefighter DUI Case, Civil Case Still Pending

Judge Throws Out Charges in Ex-Firefighter DUI Case, Civil Case Still Pending

A San Francisco Superior Court judge has thrown out criminal charges against a former San Francisco firefighter who struck a motorcyclist while driving a fire…

Sheriff’s Deputies and SFPD Searching for Escaped Inmate

Sheriff’s Deputies and SFPD Searching for Escaped Inmate

An inmate from the county jail escaped custody late Monday and is still at large, according to the San Francisco Sheriff’s Department. At about 8:45…

SFPD Chief Hosts Tense Town Hall Meeting on Fatal Officer-Involved Shooting of Erratic Driver

SFPD Chief Hosts Tense Town Hall Meeting on Fatal Officer-Involved Shooting of Erratic Driver

Members of the public called for the resignation of San Francisco police Chief Greg Suhr this evening during a town hall meeting he hosted to…

Teenager Killed in Mission District Fire Identified

Teenager Killed in Mission District Fire Identified

A 13-year-old girl who died of injuries suffered in an apartment fire in San Francisco’s Mission District earlier this month has been identified, according to…

Gas Leak Secured in Outer Richmond Following Vehicle Crash

Gas Leak Secured in Outer Richmond Following Vehicle Crash

A gas line that leaked after being struck by a vehicle in San Francisco’s Outer Richmond neighborhood this afternoon has been secured, according to fire…

Protestors of SFPD Killings Block Entrance of Mission Police Station, Stage Mock Trial

Protestors of SFPD Killings Block Entrance of Mission Police Station, Stage Mock Trial

Protesters in San Francisco chained themselves together this morning outside the Mission Police Station to demand greater accountability for officers involved in shooting civilians. Stop…

Woman Found Critically Injured in SoMa Stabbing

Woman Found Critically Injured in SoMa Stabbing

A female was found critically injured in a stabbing in San Francisco’s South of Market neighborhood Saturday night, according to police. The victim was found…