Stolen Vehicle Hits Two Pedestrians and Taxi Near Union Square
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Stolen Vehicle Hits Two Pedestrians and Taxi Near Union Square

10:41 AM: The driver of a stolen van tried to flee on a bus after crashing and injuring six people including a bicyclist and a…

Suspected Whole Foods Shoplifter Stabs Guard
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Suspected Whole Foods Shoplifter Stabs Guard

A suspected shoplifter stabbed a security guard who chased him out of a grocery store in San Francisco’s Haight-Ashbury neighborhood this morning, a police spokesman…

Elderly Women Held at Knifepoint in Chinatown Home Invasion Robbery
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Elderly Women Held at Knifepoint in Chinatown Home Invasion Robbery

Two women were robbed at knifepoint inside their home in San Francisco’s Chinatown neighborhood early this morning, police said. The home invasion robbery was reported…

Man Convicted of Defrauding Elderly Victims of Property
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Man Convicted of Defrauding Elderly Victims of Property

A man accused of tricking elderly victims into signing over their properties to him has been convicted of elder abuse and other charges in San…

Expanded Indictment Includes New Bribery Allegations Against Yee
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Expanded Indictment Includes New Bribery Allegations Against Yee

A federal grand jury in San Francisco issued an expanded corruption and organized-crime indictment today that includes new racketeering charges against suspended state Sen. Leland…

Men Accused of Injuring Woman in Drunken Brawl Outside AT&T Park Reach Plea Deal
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Men Accused of Injuring Woman in Drunken Brawl Outside AT&T Park Reach Plea Deal

Two Sacramento men accused of knocking a woman unconscious in a drunken brawl outside of AT&T Park earlier this month reached a plea deal in…

Mother-Son Duo Plead Not Guilty to Alleged Disability Placard Scam
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Mother-Son Duo Plead Not Guilty to Alleged Disability Placard Scam

A mother and son who were arrested for allegedly filing false applications for disabled person placards pleaded not guilty in San Francisco Superior Court this…

Woman Pepper Sprayed, Beaten with Bats by Bayview Duo
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Woman Pepper Sprayed, Beaten with Bats by Bayview Duo

A 42-year-old woman was attacked in her car by two other women with a baseball bat and pepper spray in San Francisco’s Bayview neighborhood Thursday…

Wife, Former FBI Agent Plead Guilty to Mortgage Fraud
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Wife, Former FBI Agent Plead Guilty to Mortgage Fraud

A former FBI employee and his wife pleaded guilty today in federal court in San Francisco to bank fraud in connection to mortgages they obtained…

As Rumors Of New Indictment Swirl, Lawyer Demands Documents Connecting SF Officials To Leland Yee Case
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As Rumors Of New Indictment Swirl, Lawyer Demands Documents Connecting SF Officials To Leland Yee Case

Amidst rumors of a superseding indictment in the state Senator Leland Yee corruption case — within 24 hours, according to sources, and likely including RICO…

Trio Sought in Connection with Bayview Shooting that Injured Elderly Woman
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Trio Sought in Connection with Bayview Shooting that Injured Elderly Woman

Police are searching for three men involved in a shooting that hurt an elderly woman in San Francisco’s Bayview District Tuesday afternoon, a San Francisco…

Two Men Arrested in Connection with Fatal SoMa Shooting
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Two Men Arrested in Connection with Fatal SoMa Shooting

Two San Francisco men were arrested Tuesday in Fremont in connection with the shooting death of an 18-year-old man in San Francisco’s South of Market…

Man Identified in SoMa Shooting
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Man Identified in SoMa Shooting

A man killed in a shooting in San Francisco’s South of Market neighborhood Tuesday night has been identified, according to the medical examiner’s office. Marc-Anthony…

Man Killed in SoMa
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Man Killed in SoMa

A 25-year-old man was killed in a shooting in San Francisco’s South of Market neighborhood on Tuesday night, police said. The shooting was reported at…

Woman Pleads Not Guilty to Robbing and Hurting Girl Selling Candy
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Woman Pleads Not Guilty to Robbing and Hurting Girl Selling Candy

A woman accused of robbing and hurting an 8-year-old girl selling candy in San Francisco’s Western Addition neighborhood last week pleaded not guilty in San…

Elderly Woman Injured in Bayview Shooting
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Elderly Woman Injured in Bayview Shooting

An elderly woman inside a residence was injured by flying glass during a shooting on the streets of San Francisco’s Bayview District this afternoon, a…

Man Shot in Tenderloin After Fight
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Man Shot in Tenderloin After Fight

A 25-year-old man was seriously injured in a shooting in San Francisco’s Tenderloin neighborhood Monday night, police said today. The man and a male suspect…

Man Killed in SoMa Shooting
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Man Killed in SoMa Shooting

An 18-year-old man was killed in a shooting in San Francisco’s South of Market neighborhood early this morning, according to the medical examiner’s office. Daniel…

Indictment Expected to be Revised in Chamberlain Case
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Indictment Expected to be Revised in Chamberlain Case

A federal judge heard arguments but deferred ruling today on whether a San Francisco political consultant accused of possessing a homemade bomb can be released…

Woman Charged with Robbery and Child Endangerment After Allegedly Mugging Girl Selling Candy
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Woman Charged with Robbery and Child Endangerment After Allegedly Mugging Girl Selling Candy

A woman who allegedly robbed an 8-year-old girl selling candy in San Francisco’s Western Addition neighborhood last week has been charged with robbery and child…

Police Impersonator Who Sexually Targeted Immigrants Pleads Not Guilty
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Police Impersonator Who Sexually Targeted Immigrants Pleads Not Guilty

A man who dressed and acted like a police officer and allegedly coerced immigrants into committing sex acts in San Francisco pleaded not guilty earlier…

Bernal Heights Marijuana Grow Operation Suspect Identified
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Bernal Heights Marijuana Grow Operation Suspect Identified

A man arrested after a fire broke out early Friday morning at his home in San Francisco’s Bernal Heights neighborhood where he was allegedly growing…

Teen Shot in Hayes Valley
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Teen Shot in Hayes Valley

A 16-year-old boy was shot in the leg and then arrested after he was found with a gun in San Francisco’s Hayes Valley late Friday…

Man Killed in Tenderloin Hotel Stabbing Identified
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Man Killed in Tenderloin Hotel Stabbing Identified

A 40-year-old Sausalito man stabbed to death during an argument with a woman in a hotel room in San Francisco’s Tenderloin neighborhood Friday morning has…

Victim Identified in Mission Shooting
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Victim Identified in Mission Shooting

A man who was fatally shot in San Francisco’s Mission District on Saturday morning has been identified, according to the medical examiner’s office. Benjamin Martinez,…

Man Killed In Shooting At 16th And Valencia
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Man Killed In Shooting At 16th And Valencia

A male victim died at a hospital from multiple gun shot wounds fired by an unknown assailant this morning in the Inner Mission neighborhood, a…

San Rafael Man Allegedly Tries To Block Golden Gate Bridge With U-Haul, Takes Off On Bike
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San Rafael Man Allegedly Tries To Block Golden Gate Bridge With U-Haul, Takes Off On Bike

A San Rafael man driving a U-Haul truck and trailer allegedly stopped his vehicle on the Golden Gate Bridge this afternoon, blocking several lanes, and…

Woman Arrested After Argument Ends In Fatal Stabbing
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Woman Arrested After Argument Ends In Fatal Stabbing

A San Francisco woman allegedly stabbed a man to death during an argument this morning, according to police. Police were called to the area of…

Fugitive Found on Facebook Pleads Guilty to Failing to Appear in Court in 1993
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Fugitive Found on Facebook Pleads Guilty to Failing to Appear in Court in 1993

A fugitive who was found on Facebook after eluding authorities for 20 years has pleaded guilty in federal court in San Francisco to a charge…

Arrest Made In June Shooting Death in Mission District
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Arrest Made In June Shooting Death in Mission District

A San Francisco resident has been arrested in connection with a June homicide in the city’s Mission District, San Francisco police said today. Justin Howard,…

Suspect Arrested In Bernal Heights Marijuana Grow Operation Fire
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Suspect Arrested In Bernal Heights Marijuana Grow Operation Fire

A suspect was arrested in the wake of a one-alarm fire at an illegal marijuana grow in San Francisco’s Bernal Heights neighborhood this morning, according…

Police Nab Woman Suspected Of Robbing 8-Year-Old Girl
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Police Nab Woman Suspected Of Robbing 8-Year-Old Girl

A woman who allegedly robbed and assaulted an 8-year-old girl in San Francisco’s Western Addition neighborhood earlier this week was arrested Thursday evening, according to…

International Banking Exec Arrested At SFO After Allegedly Posing as Security Officer
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International Banking Exec Arrested At SFO After Allegedly Posing as Security Officer

A 53-year-old man was arrested at San Francisco International airport Tuesday afternoon on suspicion of public intoxication after he allegedly caused a disturbance by impersonating…

Jailed Man Charged With Tenderloin Murder
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Jailed Man Charged With Tenderloin Murder

A man who was already in jail for unrelated crimes has been charged with the murder of a man in San Francisco’s Tenderloin last month,…

Man Robbed, Attacked with Baseball Bat on Market
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Man Robbed, Attacked with Baseball Bat on Market

A 58-year-old man was attacked with a baseball bat in a robbery in San Francisco’s Mid-Market neighborhood Wednesday night, police said today. The robbery occurred…

Men Accused Of Assault Outside SF Giants Game Plead Not Guilty
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Men Accused Of Assault Outside SF Giants Game Plead Not Guilty

Two men accused of knocking a woman unconscious in an apparent drunken brawl outside San Francisco’s AT&T Park last week pleaded not guilty in San…

Elderly Woman Robbed in Chinatown Home
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Elderly Woman Robbed in Chinatown Home

A man held down an elderly woman and robbed her in her Chinatown apartment last weekend, police said today. The man, believed to be in…

8-Year-Old Girl Robbed While Selling Candy
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8-Year-Old Girl Robbed While Selling Candy

An 8-year-old girl selling candy outside a store in San Francisco’s Western Addition neighborhood was robbed Monday by a woman who said she needed money…

Three Busted In Disabled Parking Placard Scams
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Three Busted In Disabled Parking Placard Scams

Three San Francisco residents have been arrested and charged for allegedly filing false applications for disabled person placards, prosecutors said Monday. Guobin Qin, 29, Qiaoyun…

Duo Charged with Assault and Battery in Connection with Fight Outside AT&T Park
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Duo Charged with Assault and Battery in Connection with Fight Outside AT&T Park

Charges have been filed against two men who were allegedly involved in a fight outside San Francisco’s AT&T Park last week that left a woman…