One Person Injured in SoMa Shooting
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One Person Injured in SoMa Shooting

San Francisco police are investigating a shooting in the South of Market neighborhood this evening. The shooting was reported in the area of Fifth and…

Vigil Held in Remembrance of Guatemalan Man Fatally Shot by Police in Mission District
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Vigil Held in Remembrance of Guatemalan Man Fatally Shot by Police in Mission District

A small group of faith leaders, neighbors and friends held a vigil this afternoon on a tree-lined street in San Francisco’s Mission District where a…

Man Convicted of Rape, Pimping in Case with Teen Victim
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Man Convicted of Rape, Pimping in Case with Teen Victim

A San Francisco man was found guilty Wednesday of several felony charges including rape, unlawful sexual intercourse with a minor, pimping and pandering, according to…

Vehicle with Keyless Entry System Carjacked From Man at Parkside Gas Station
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Vehicle with Keyless Entry System Carjacked From Man at Parkside Gas Station

A man carjacked another man’s car at a gas station early this morning in San Francisco’s Parkside neighborhood, police said. The carjacking was reported at…

Man Bites Off Another Man’s Finger in Early Morning Fight
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Man Bites Off Another Man’s Finger in Early Morning Fight

A man bit off another man’s finger during a fight in San Francisco’s Bernal Heights neighborhood early this morning, police said. Officers said the suspect,…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

Third Defendant in 2009 Daly City Gang Murder Extradited, Facing Federal Charges
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Third Defendant in 2009 Daly City Gang Murder Extradited, Facing Federal Charges

A man recently extradited from Mexico in connection with a 2009 Daly City murder made his first appearance in U.S. District Court in San Francisco…

Former SFPD Sergeant Sentenced for Conspiracy, Fraud While on Duty
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Former SFPD Sergeant Sentenced for Conspiracy, Fraud While on Duty

A former San Francisco police sergeant convicted of federal fraud and conspiracy charges was sentenced this morning to 41 months in prison, the maximum allowable…

Woman Shot in Leg in Bayview
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Woman Shot in Leg in Bayview

A woman was shot in the leg in San Francisco’s Bayview District early Sunday morning, police said. Shortly before 2 a.m. Sunday, two women and…

Two Arrested After Search of Bayview Warehouse Uncovers Nearly 3,000 Illegal Marijuana Plants
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Two Arrested After Search of Bayview Warehouse Uncovers Nearly 3,000 Illegal Marijuana Plants

Two men from San Diego County were arrested Wednesday when police discovered them inside a warehouse in San Francisco’s Bayview District along with nearly 3,000…

Police Data Shows Violent and Property Crimes Decreased in 2014
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Police Data Shows Violent and Property Crimes Decreased in 2014

Crime rates in San Francisco decreased in 2014 compared to the previous year, police announced today. Overall, violent crime decreased by 4.52 percent and property…

Two Men Shot in Mission District Expected to Survive
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Two Men Shot in Mission District Expected to Survive

Two men who were shot in San Francisco’s Mission District on Wednesday evening are expected to survive their injuries, police said today. Officers said that…

Man Stabbed in Dolores Park Fight
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Man Stabbed in Dolores Park Fight

An 18-year-old was stabbed during a fight in San Francisco’s Dolores Park in the Mission District Thursday evening, police said. According to the police investigation,…

Two Victims Suffer Life-Threatening Injuries in Mission District Shooting
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Two Victims Suffer Life-Threatening Injuries in Mission District Shooting

San Francisco police are searching for a suspect who shot two males in the Mission District this evening during an argument, leaving them with life-threatening…

SFPD Seek Fourth Suspect in Stabbing of Walgreens Employee Near Union Square
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SFPD Seek Fourth Suspect in Stabbing of Walgreens Employee Near Union Square

San Francisco police arrested three teen suspects and are continuing to seek information about the whereabouts of a fourth suspect who stabbed a man and…

Suspect Shoots at Victim During Robbery in Western Addition
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Suspect Shoots at Victim During Robbery in Western Addition

A man shot at another man during a robbery Tuesday evening in San Francisco’s Western Addition neighborhood, police said. Shortly after 7 p.m. Tuesday, a…

Woman Stabs Another Woman in the Neck at Alice Griffith Public Housing Complex
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Woman Stabs Another Woman in the Neck at Alice Griffith Public Housing Complex

A woman stabbed another woman in the neck during an altercation at the Alice Griffith public housing complex in San Francisco’s Bayview District on Friday…

Man Suffers Serious Injuries in Mission District Stabbing
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Man Suffers Serious Injuries in Mission District Stabbing

A man was critically injured in a stabbing early Saturday morning in San Francisco’s Mission District, according to police. Officers said the victim, a man…

Smartphone Theft Declines After Kill Switch Technology Implemented
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Smartphone Theft Declines After Kill Switch Technology Implemented

San Francisco District Attorney George Gascon last week released statistics showing a recent decline in smartphone thefts and robberies that he attributed to the implementation…

Pier 39 Jewelry Store Robbed at Gunpoint
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Pier 39 Jewelry Store Robbed at Gunpoint

A jewelry store was robbed at gunpoint at San Francisco’s Pier 39 on Monday night, police said today. The robbery was reported around 8:50 p.m….

Four SFPD Officers Who Fatally Shot Bernal Heights Man Will Not Be Charged
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Four SFPD Officers Who Fatally Shot Bernal Heights Man Will Not Be Charged

San Francisco District Attorney George Gascon has announced that his office will not be filing charges against the four San Francisco police officers who shot…

Driver Who Slammed Into Vehicle Carrying Former Assemblyman Arrested
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Driver Who Slammed Into Vehicle Carrying Former Assemblyman Arrested

San Francisco police arrested a 32-year-old man on Saturday who crashed into a vehicle containing former state Assemblyman Tom Ammiano as he attempted to flee…

Photos Released of Suspect Wanted for Assaulting a Police Officer
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Photos Released of Suspect Wanted for Assaulting a Police Officer

San Francisco police released photos today of a male suspect who assaulted an officer as he fled during a police investigation near the South of…