Sunnydale Fire Ruled Accidental, Cause Yet to Be Determined

Sunnydale Fire Ruled Accidental, Cause Yet to Be Determined

A fire that killed a mother and her 3-year-old son at a home in San Francisco’s Sunnydale housing projects in April was accidental in nature,…

Ferguson, Alex Nieto Protests Block Streets in Mission District

Ferguson, Alex Nieto Protests Block Streets in Mission District

Protestors have marched from the Civic Center to the Mission District in San Francisco this evening, blocking streets as they move through the city. The…

Family of Man Shot By SFPD to File Lawsuit Following Rally and March Friday

Family of Man Shot By SFPD to File Lawsuit Following Rally and March Friday

The family of 28-year-old Alejandro Nieto, who was fatally shot by police officers in San Francisco’s Bernal Heights Park in March, plans to file a…

Aunt of 2-Year-Old Killed in Hit-And-Run Pleads Not Guilty to Child Endangerment

Aunt of 2-Year-Old Killed in Hit-And-Run Pleads Not Guilty to Child Endangerment

A San Francisco woman pleaded not guilty this afternoon to charges of felony child endangerment in connection with the death of her 2-year-old niece who…

Video Released of Person of Interest in Deadly Duboce Park Beating

Video Released of Person of Interest in Deadly Duboce Park Beating

San Francisco police released video footage today of a person of interest sought in connection with the deadly beating of a 31-year-old man near Duboce…

Ramos Conviction Upheld, Defense Attorney Plans Future Appeal

Ramos Conviction Upheld, Defense Attorney Plans Future Appeal

A state appeals court in San Francisco has upheld the conviction and three consecutive sentences of life in prison without parole for a former MS-13…

Suspects At Large Following SoMa Carjacking, Police Chase

Suspects At Large Following SoMa Carjacking, Police Chase

Police are searching for three men who allegedly carjacked a man on San Francisco’s Van Ness Avenue before leading officers on a vehicle and foot…

Protests In Oakland Against Ferguson Police Shooting Briefly Close Freeway Ramps

Protests In Oakland Against Ferguson Police Shooting Briefly Close Freeway Ramps

Freeway ramps in the downtown Oakland area have reopened this evening after a closure earlier this evening caused by a protest on city streets, according…

Doctor, Power Wheelchair Recruiter Sentenced for Health Care Fraud

Doctor, Power Wheelchair Recruiter Sentenced for Health Care Fraud

A San Francisco doctor and a recruiter for power wheelchair companies were sentenced Tuesday for a conspiracy with three other defendants to collect $1.6 million…

Plumbing Issue Closes Main Library Early Wednesday Night

Plumbing Issue Closes Main Library Early Wednesday Night

A major plumbing problem that closed the San Francisco Public Library’s main branch early today has been resolved and the library will reopen as scheduled…

Aunt of 2-Year-Old Girl Who Was Struck and Killed to be Arraigned Thursday

Aunt of 2-Year-Old Girl Who Was Struck and Killed to be Arraigned Thursday

The aunt of a 2-year-old girl who was struck and killed by a car in San Francisco’s South of Market neighborhood Friday night will make…

Man Shot in Hunters Point

Man Shot in Hunters Point

A man was shot in the leg early this morning in San Francisco’s Hunters Point neighborhood, police said. At about 12:30 a.m., officers received a…

Ship Blocked From Departing Port of Oakland By Protesters Departs Only to Return Hours Later

Ship Blocked From Departing Port of Oakland By Protesters Departs Only to Return Hours Later

An Israeli-owned ship that was blocked by protesters for days from unloading cargo at the Port of Oakland left port this afternoon but returned hours…

Selig Echoes A’s Fans’ Frustrations During Coliseum Stop on Farewell Tour

Selig Echoes A’s Fans’ Frustrations During Coliseum Stop on Farewell Tour

Major League Baseball Commissioner Bud Selig said today that he understands the frustrations that Oakland A’s fans have about the team’s uncertain future. Speaking at…

Woman Arrested in Connection With Death of 2-Year-Old Niece Struck By Car

Woman Arrested in Connection With Death of 2-Year-Old Niece Struck By Car

A woman has been arrested in connection with the death of her 2-year-old niece who was struck by a car in San Francisco’s South of…

SPCA Warns People to Keep Dogs Away From Escalators

SPCA Warns People to Keep Dogs Away From Escalators

The San Francisco Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals today issued a warning to people to keep their dogs off of escalators because…

Marvel’s Ant-Man Begins Filming in SF

Marvel’s Ant-Man Begins Filming in SF

The next member of Marvel Comics’ comic book characters to get his own movie will spend at least part of it in San Francisco as…

Suspect Booked in Glide Memorial Church Staff Member Stabbing

Suspect Booked in Glide Memorial Church Staff Member Stabbing

A man who was arrested on a bus after allegedly stabbing a Glide Memorial Church staff member on Monday was identified by San Francisco police…

Suspected Explosives Rendered Safe Near Federal Building

Suspected Explosives Rendered Safe Near Federal Building

Suspected explosives were found and rendered safe outside the Philip Burton Federal Building in San Francisco on Monday night, a police spokesman said today. The…

Haywood Gilliam Nominated for U.S. District Court by Obama

Haywood Gilliam Nominated for U.S. District Court by Obama

A former federal prosecutor and current law firm partner was nominated by President Barack Obama today to serve on the San Francisco-based U.S. District Court…

Power Restored To All But 100 Homes After Equipment Failure Leaves 5,300 in the Dark

Power Restored To All But 100 Homes After Equipment Failure Leaves 5,300 in the Dark

Power has been restored to all but about 100 PG&E customers in San Francisco tonight after an apparent equipment failure caused an outage that initially…

Suspect Arrested in Stabbing of Glide Memorial Church Staff Member

Suspect Arrested in Stabbing of Glide Memorial Church Staff Member

A Glide Memorial Church staff member was stabbed inside the building in San Francisco’s Tenderloin neighborhood this morning, police and church officials said. The staff…

PG&E Hearing Reveals Ongoing Additional Grand Jury Investigation

PG&E Hearing Reveals Ongoing Additional Grand Jury Investigation

Defense and prosecution attorneys revealed at a hearing in PG&E Co.’s criminal case in federal court in San Francisco today that a grand jury is…

Police Step Up Pedestrian Safety Enforcement As Kids Go Back to School

Police Step Up Pedestrian Safety Enforcement As Kids Go Back to School

Police and street safety advocates are reminding San Francisco drivers that with school back in session starting today, they need to watch out for children…

Suspect Arrested in Haight-Ashbury Stabbing

Suspect Arrested in Haight-Ashbury Stabbing

A man who fled after allegedly stabbing another man in San Francisco’s Haight-Ashbury neighborhood early this morning was found and arrested nearby, a police spokesman…

Bicyclist Dies One Month After Being Hit By Stolen Vehicle in Tenderloin Police Chase

Bicyclist Dies One Month After Being Hit By Stolen Vehicle in Tenderloin Police Chase

A bicyclist who was hit by a man fleeing from police in a stolen van in San Francisco’s Tenderloin neighborhood last month succumbed to his…

Stabbing Inside Glide Memorial Church Sends Victim To Hospital, Suspect To Bus

Stabbing Inside Glide Memorial Church Sends Victim To Hospital, Suspect To Bus

A victim was stabbed inside Glide Memorial Church in San Francisco’s Tenderloin neighborhood this morning and a suspect was quickly arrested on board a Municipal…

Teachers Threaten Strike As Students Return to School

Teachers Threaten Strike As Students Return to School

San Francisco public school students returned this morning for the first day of the new school year as contract negotiations for teachers remain at an…

Pedestrian Struck While Attempting to Hail Mission District Cab

Pedestrian Struck While Attempting to Hail Mission District Cab

A man was critically injured when he ran into the street to catch a cab in San Francisco’s Mission District and was hit by a…

Police Still Seeking Car That Struck and Killed 2-Year-Old Girl Friday Night

Police Still Seeking Car That Struck and Killed 2-Year-Old Girl Friday Night

Police today are still looking for the car that struck and killed a 2-year-old girl in San Francisco’s South of Market neighborhood and then fled…

Police Investigating Attempted Homicide in Tenderloin

Police Investigating Attempted Homicide in Tenderloin

San Francisco police are asking for the public’s help in their investigation of an attempted homicide this morning. Around 10:15 a.m., a man in his…

Oakland Woman Charged with Tax Fraud

Oakland Woman Charged with Tax Fraud

An Oakland resident was charged Thursday with conspiring to file false tax returns with the Internal Revenue Service. According to the indictment, Valorie Shaw, from…

Caltrain Delayed After Report of Person Struck Turned Up Nothing

Caltrain Delayed After Report of Person Struck Turned Up Nothing

Caltrain stopped service for about an hour this evening after a report of a person struck by a train near 22nd Street in San Francisco,…

Suspicious Device Found in Outer Richmond Home Deemed Harmless

Suspicious Device Found in Outer Richmond Home Deemed Harmless

The San Francisco Police Department bomb squad responded to an Outer Richmond home this morning where suspicious devices found by a person cleaning the residence…

Have You Seen This Car? Its Driver Struck And Killed A 2 Year Old Friday Night

Have You Seen This Car? Its Driver Struck And Killed A 2 Year Old Friday Night

A two year old girl was struck and killed by a vehicle in a hit and run in San Francisco Friday night, according to a…

Why Was Undercover FBI Agent Pulled From Investigation That Brought Down Leland Yee?

Why Was Undercover FBI Agent Pulled From Investigation That Brought Down Leland Yee?

A federal judge is due to hear arguments in San Francisco on Sept. 24 on a former school board president’s bid for information about an…

Who Is Vandalizing San Francisco’s AIDS Memorial Grove?

Four eight-foot tall, 15-year-old tree ferns and five trees were vandalized last Friday night in Golden Gate Park’s AIDS Memorial Grove, according to the San…

Supporters Of Waterfront Development Measure Rally Against Gavin Newsom’s Lawsuit Against SF

Supporters Of Waterfront Development Measure Rally Against Gavin Newsom’s Lawsuit Against SF

A group of residents gathered outside the San Francisco Ferry Building today to call on Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom and other members of the State…

FedEx Driver And Bicyclist With Woman Riding On Handlebars Collide On Market Street

FedEx Driver And Bicyclist With Woman Riding On Handlebars Collide On Market Street

A bicyclist was injured this morning when he crashed into the back of a FedEx truck in San Francisco’s Financial District, police said. Emergency responders…

Federal Judge Orders Investigation Into Oakland Police Internal Affairs

Federal Judge Orders Investigation Into Oakland Police Internal Affairs

A federal judge who is overseeing reforms in the Oakland Police Department is ordering an investigation into why the city is losing a high number…