Water Main Break Reported Near Panhandle
News

Water Main Break Reported Near Panhandle

An 8-inch water main broke near San Francisco’s Panhandle early this morning, a spokesman for the city’s Public Utilities Commission said. The pipe was reported…

Firefighters Remain at Scene of Four-Alarm Mission District Fire
News

Firefighters Remain at Scene of Four-Alarm Mission District Fire

Firefighters this morning remain at the scene of a four-alarm apartment fire in San Francisco’s Mission District that killed one person, injured at least six…

SFPD Investigate Homicide After Body Parts Found in Suitcase
Crime

SFPD Investigate Homicide After Body Parts Found in Suitcase

Police in San Francisco this morning are investigating the Wednesday discovery of human body parts found in a suitcase. Officers responded at 4:14 p.m. to…

Residents Displaced by Fatal Four-Alarm Fire Gather at Red Cross Evacuation Center
News

Residents Displaced by Fatal Four-Alarm Fire Gather at Red Cross Evacuation Center

Around 50 displaced residents have gathered at an evacuation center tonight in San Francisco’s Mission District while a four-alarm fire continues to burn nearby, an…

Suspicious Package Report Leads SFPD to Suitcase Containing Dismembered Body
Crime

Suspicious Package Report Leads SFPD to Suitcase Containing Dismembered Body

San Francisco police say a suitcase found in the South of Market area this afternoon contained dismembered body parts. The suitcase was found after a…

SFPD Release Photos of Man Suspected of Stealing Puppy on Muni
Crime

SFPD Release Photos of Man Suspected of Stealing Puppy on Muni

The San Francisco Police Department released photos today of a man suspected of punching another man in the face before stealing his pit bull puppy…

Video Released of SFPD Officer Handcuffing Attorney Trying to Represent Client

The San Francisco Public Defender’s Office released cellphone videos today of a deputy public defender who was placed in handcuffs for resisting arrest outside of…

Man Fatally Shot in Bayview Identified
Crime

Man Fatally Shot in Bayview Identified

A 38-year-old man who was fatally shot in San Francisco’s Bayview District on Tuesday afternoon has been identified today, according to the medical examiner’s office….

Inmate Who Died in SF County Jail Identified
Bay Area

Inmate Who Died in SF County Jail Identified

The death of a 57-year-old inmate on Monday morning at a San Francisco County Jail in San Bruno remains under investigation. The inmate, identified as…

Woman Rescued After Falling Off Pier 39
News

Woman Rescued After Falling Off Pier 39

Firefighters rescued a woman from the San Francisco Bay Tuesday night after she fell off Pier 39 and into the water. The woman was transported…

Supes Support Establishing Gun Violence Prevention Task Force
City Hall

Supes Support Establishing Gun Violence Prevention Task Force

The San Francisco Board of Supervisors voted unanimously today in favor of an ordinance that establishes a Gun Violence Prevention Task Force. Supervisor Malia Cohen,…

Two Killed, One Injured in Multiple Bayview Shootings
Crime

Two Killed, One Injured in Multiple Bayview Shootings

Two people were killed and a third was injured in two shootings that were reported less than 10 minutes apart in San Francisco’s Bayview District…

One-Alarm Fire in Sunset District
News

One-Alarm Fire in Sunset District

A one-alarm fire is burning at a home in San Francisco’s Sunset District this afternoon, fire officials said. The blaze was reported at 3:08 p.m….

Charges Dropped Against Teen Accused of Killing Another Boy
In Court

Charges Dropped Against Teen Accused of Killing Another Boy

Homicide charges were dropped today by the San Francisco District Attorney’s Office against a teenage boy who had been accused of fatally stabbing a 14-year-old…

Memorial Fund Created for Man Killed in Visitacion Valley Shooting
News

Memorial Fund Created for Man Killed in Visitacion Valley Shooting

A 33-year-old man killed inside a vehicle in San Francisco’s Visitacion Valley neighborhood last Tuesday has been identified, according to the medical examiner’s office. The…

Guard at Wells Fargo History Museum Held at Gunpoint by Robbers
Crime

Guard at Wells Fargo History Museum Held at Gunpoint by Robbers

A security guard at the Wells Fargo History Museum in San Francisco’s Financial District was held at gunpoint early this morning by three suspects who…

Wells Fargo Museum Robbed, To Reopen
Bay Area

Wells Fargo Museum Robbed, To Reopen

A Wells Fargo spokesman said today the company is grateful no team member was hurt during this morning’s robbery of the Wells Fargo History Museum…

One-Alarm Fire Extinguished in Inner Sunset
News

One-Alarm Fire Extinguished in Inner Sunset

Firefighters extinguished a one-alarm fire in the Inner Sunset neighborhood of San Francisco Monday, a San Francisco Fire Department dispatcher said today. Firefighters were dispatched…

Man Convicted of Killing Sex Partner, Lighting Him on Fire in Court for Unrelated Arson
Crime

Man Convicted of Killing Sex Partner, Lighting Him on Fire in Court for Unrelated Arson

A 25-year-old man convicted of involuntary manslaughter after allegedly killing a sexual partner and setting his body on fire in San Francisco’s Buena Vista Park…

Man Stabbed in Torso in Mission District
Crime

Man Stabbed in Torso in Mission District

A man was injured when two suspects stabbed him in the torso in San Francisco’s Mission District early Saturday morning, police said. According to police,…

Two Teens Shot in Separate Visitacion Valley Shootings
Crime

Two Teens Shot in Separate Visitacion Valley Shootings

The San Francisco Police Department’s gang task force is investigating two separate shootings that injured teenage boys in the city’s Visitacion Valley on Saturday evening…

Man Fatally Shot in Bayview
Crime

Man Fatally Shot in Bayview

A 24-year-old man was fatally shot in San Francisco’s Bayview District on Sunday night, police said. San Francisco police officers responded to a report of…

One-Alarm Fire Extinguished in Monterey Heights
News

One-Alarm Fire Extinguished in Monterey Heights

Firefighters extinguished a one-alarm fire in the Monterey Heights neighborhood of San Francisco this morning, a San Francisco Fire Department dispatcher said. Firefighters responded at…

Two Stabbed in the Bayview
Crime

Two Stabbed in the Bayview

Two people have been stabbed in the Bayview neighborhood of San Francisco this morning, a San Francisco Fire Department dispatcher said. The department dispatched first…

SoMa Stabbing Sends One Man to Hospital in Critical Condition
Crime

SoMa Stabbing Sends One Man to Hospital in Critical Condition

A stabbing Sunday afternoon in the South of Market neighborhood of San Francisco sent one man to the hospital in critical condition, police said today….

Juvenile Stabbed at 16th Street Bart Station, Refuses to Cooperate With Police
Crime

Juvenile Stabbed at 16th Street Bart Station, Refuses to Cooperate With Police

The victim of a minor stabbing this evening in San Francisco’s 16th Street BART station is refusing to cooperate with police, a BART officer said….

Three Injured After Excelsior District Deck Collapse
News

Three Injured After Excelsior District Deck Collapse

Three people were transported to a hospital this evening after a deck collapsed in San Francisco’s Excelsior District, a fire dispatcher said. Emergency medical crews…

Medical Examiner Identifies Body Found Floating in the Bay
Bay Area

Medical Examiner Identifies Body Found Floating in the Bay

The San Francisco medical examiner’s office has identified a man found floating in the San Francisco Bay in November as Daniel Ha, who was reported…

Two Injured in Separate Visitacion Valley Shootings
Crime

Two Injured in Separate Visitacion Valley Shootings

Two shootings took place within a half hour and a half-mile of each other in San Francisco’s Visitacion Valley neighborhood this evening, according to a…

SF Zoo Offers Scorpions and Cockroaches for Valentine’s Day Gifts
Bay Area

SF Zoo Offers Scorpions and Cockroaches for Valentine’s Day Gifts

The San Francisco Zoo is offering an alternative to traditional Valentine’s Day festivities this year. Jilted lovers can adopt a hissing cockroach or giant scorpion…

Man Suspected of Shooting Into Two Silver Terrace Homes Arrested
Crime

Man Suspected of Shooting Into Two Silver Terrace Homes Arrested

A San Francisco man was arrested after allegedly shooting multiple rounds into inhabited dwellings in San Francisco’s Silver Terrace neighborhood Tuesday night, a police spokeswoman…

Developmental Disabilities Advocates Call for Increased State Funding
Bay Area

Developmental Disabilities Advocates Call for Increased State Funding

Social workers, service providers and individuals with developmental disabilities gathered in San Francisco today to urge State Assemblyman Mark Leno to fight for an increase…

Pro-Life March Down Market Street Saturday, Two Counter Protests Planned
News

Pro-Life March Down Market Street Saturday, Two Counter Protests Planned

The annual Walk for Life West Coast, an anti-abortion demonstration, is planning to rally at San Francisco’s Civic Center Plaza and walk down Market Street…

Pedestrian Suffers Head Injury in Hit-And-Run Collision
News

Pedestrian Suffers Head Injury in Hit-And-Run Collision

A male pedestrian suffered a head injury when he was hit by the driver of a dark-colored sedan who fled the collision scene in San…

Man Injured in Sunnydale Housing Complex Shooting
Crime

Man Injured in Sunnydale Housing Complex Shooting

A shooting that left a 26-year-old man injured on Thursday night in San Francisco’s Visitacion Valley neighborhood is the most recent episode of violence at…

Barricaded Suspect in Ingleside Taken Into Custody
Crime

Barricaded Suspect in Ingleside Taken Into Custody

A man who allegedly barricaded himself inside a home in San Francisco’s Ingleside neighborhood on Thursday evening has been taken into custody this morning, a…

SFPD in Standoff With Barricaded Suspect in Ingleside
Crime

SFPD in Standoff With Barricaded Suspect in Ingleside

San Francisco police were negotiating with a barricaded suspect this evening in the Ingleside neighborhood. Police were called to the area of Grafton and Ashton…

SFPD Chief Says Convicted Officers Betrayed the Public’s Trust
News

SFPD Chief Says Convicted Officers Betrayed the Public’s Trust

One San Francisco police officer was convicted and a second officer was acquitted in federal court today of conspiring to carry out illegal searches of…

CA Community College Board of Governors Ends Agency’s Exclusive Right to Accredit State’s Community Colleges
Bay Area

CA Community College Board of Governors Ends Agency’s Exclusive Right to Accredit State’s Community Colleges

The California Community College Board of Governors decided this week to open up competition for the accreditation of community colleges in California by removing language…

Man Pleads Not Guilty to Human Trafficking, Rape of Two Minors
In Court

Man Pleads Not Guilty to Human Trafficking, Rape of Two Minors

A 27-year-old San Francisco man facing allegations of human trafficking of minors and rape pleaded not guilty today, according to a San Francisco District Attorney’s…