SFPD Release Photos of Downtown Bank Robber in Santa Suit
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SFPD Release Photos of Downtown Bank Robber in Santa Suit

San Francisco police have released photographs from video surveillance footage of a man in a Santa suit robbing a bank in downtown San Francisco on…

SFPD Investigates FiDi Bank Robbery
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SFPD Investigates FiDi Bank Robbery

Police are investigating a bank robbery that occurred in San Francisco’s Financial District on Wednesday afternoon. Shortly after noon, police received a report of a…

No Arrests Made in String of SF Bank Robberies
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No Arrests Made in String of SF Bank Robberies

No arrests have been made in three similar bank robberies across San Francisco on Tuesday, police said. In each incident the suspect, a man in…

Four Suspected Arson Vehicle Fires Ignited Within Two Hour Span
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Four Suspected Arson Vehicle Fires Ignited Within Two Hour Span

Four vehicle fires in San Francisco’s Mission District and Dolores Heights neighborhood that occurred within a two-hour span early this morning are being investigated as…

Man Suffers Life-Threatening Injuries in Mission Stabbing
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Man Suffers Life-Threatening Injuries in Mission Stabbing

A man suffered serious injuries when he was stabbed in the chest in San Francisco’s Mission District on Tuesday night, police said. The victim, identified…

Man Shot in the Leg by Attempted Robbery Suspects in Mission District
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Man Shot in the Leg by Attempted Robbery Suspects in Mission District

A man was shot in the leg during an attempted robbery outside his home in San Francisco’s Mission District on Tuesday evening, police said. The…

Man Dressed as Santa Claus Robs Bank During Santacon
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Man Dressed as Santa Claus Robs Bank During Santacon

A man in a Santa suit remains at large after he robbed a bank in downtown San Francisco on Saturday during Santacon, a citywide pub…

Five Arrested in Raid of Bayview Marijuana Grow House
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Five Arrested in Raid of Bayview Marijuana Grow House

Five people were arrested in San Francisco’s Bayview District last week after police raided an illegal marijuana grow house with over 200 plants, according to…

Transient Man Arrested for Murder of Another Transient Man Beneath 101 On-Ramp
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Transient Man Arrested for Murder of Another Transient Man Beneath 101 On-Ramp

Police arrested a transient man on suspicion of murdering another transient man beneath the U.S. Highway 101 on-ramp in San Francisco’s Mission District on Monday…

Man Seriously Injured in North Beach Shooting
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Man Seriously Injured in North Beach Shooting

A man was seriously injured in a shooting in San Francisco’s North Beach neighborhood early Sunday morning, police said today. The shooting was reported around…

Man Suffers Serious Injuries in UN Plaza Robbery
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Man Suffers Serious Injuries in UN Plaza Robbery

A man suffered life-threatening injuries when he was assaulted and robbed at United Nations Plaza in San Francisco on Friday morning, police said. At about…

SFPD Clears Decades Long Backlog of More Than 750 Unprocessed Rape Kits
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SFPD Clears Decades Long Backlog of More Than 750 Unprocessed Rape Kits

The San Francisco Police Department announced this week that it has cleared a backlog of sexual assault kits dating back more than 10 years. More…

Man Shot and Killed in Tenderloin Identified
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Man Shot and Killed in Tenderloin Identified

A 55-year-old man who was shot and killed in a building in San Francisco’s Tenderloin neighborhood early Thursday morning has been identified. The San Francisco…

Man Fatally Shot Inside Tenderloin Building
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Man Fatally Shot Inside Tenderloin Building

San Francisco police are investigating a shooting that killed a man in the city’s Tenderloin neighborhood early this morning. At about 12:40 a.m., police and…

Pair Arraigned in Fatal Mission District Stabbing
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Pair Arraigned in Fatal Mission District Stabbing

Two men arrested on suspicion of stabbing another man to death in San Francisco’s Mission District over the weekend made their initial court appearance today…

Lakeside Business Robbed at Gunpoint
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Lakeside Business Robbed at Gunpoint

San Francisco police are seeking a suspect who robbed a business in the city’s Lakeside neighborhood on Tuesday evening. The robbery was reported at 7:09…

Scammers Using Threats of “Failure to Appear” Warrants to Con Residents Out of Money
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Scammers Using Threats of “Failure to Appear” Warrants to Con Residents Out of Money

Scammers are using the threat of a fictional warrant for failure to appear for jury duty to trick San Francisco residents out of their money,…

SFPD Announces Two Arrests in Fatal Mission Stabbing
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SFPD Announces Two Arrests in Fatal Mission Stabbing

San Francisco police announced today that they have arrested two men on suspicion of a fatal stabbing in the city’s Mission District on Sunday. Andres…

Man Suspected of SoMA Homicide, Burglary Arrested
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Man Suspected of SoMA Homicide, Burglary Arrested

Police have arrested a man suspected of killing another man and burglarizing his apartment in San Francisco’s South of Market neighborhood last month. San Francisco…

Man Identified in Fatal Mission Shooting
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Man Identified in Fatal Mission Shooting

A man fatally shot in San Francisco’s Mission District early Sunday morning has been identified by the medical examiner’s office as 26-year-old Camilo Senchyna Beltran….

Uber Driver Charged With Vehicular Manslaughter
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Uber Driver Charged With Vehicular Manslaughter

An Uber driver accused of striking and killing a 6-year-old girl while driving in San Francisco on New Year’s Eve has been charged with misdemeanor…

SFPD Make Arrest in One of Two Bank Robberies Saturday
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SFPD Make Arrest in One of Two Bank Robberies Saturday

San Francisco police made an arrest following one of two robberies that occurred in the city on Saturday. A robbery was reported at 1:13 p.m….

SFPD Arrest Man Who Threw an Explosive Device From a Vehicle in SoMa
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SFPD Arrest Man Who Threw an Explosive Device From a Vehicle in SoMa

Police arrested a man in San Francisco’s South of Market neighborhood on Saturday for allegedly throwing an explosive device from his vehicle and then driving…

Four Stabbed in Mission District Fight
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Four Stabbed in Mission District Fight

Two suspects who stabbed four people during a fight in San Francisco’s Mission District early Sunday morning remain at large, police said today. The stabbing…

Two Teens Injured in Potrero Terrace Public Housing Complex Shooting
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Two Teens Injured in Potrero Terrace Public Housing Complex Shooting

Two teenagers injured in a shooting at San Francisco’s Potrero Terrace public housing complex on Saturday evening are refusing to cooperate with the Police Department’s…

Public Defender Says Wrong Person Arrested in Homicide of 14 Year Old
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Public Defender Says Wrong Person Arrested in Homicide of 14 Year Old

San Francisco Public Defender Jeff Adachi released video evidence to the public today that he said may prove the innocence of a 14-year-old boy who…

25 Year Old Berkeley Man Stabbed to Death in Mission Identified
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25 Year Old Berkeley Man Stabbed to Death in Mission Identified

A 25-year-old Berkeley man was stabbed to death in San Francisco’s Mission District early Sunday morning, according to the medical examiner’s office. San Francisco police…

Man Shot During Attempted Robbery in Tenderloin
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Man Shot During Attempted Robbery in Tenderloin

Police are investigating a shooting and attempted robbery that injured a man in San Francisco’s Tenderloin neighborhood on Sunday night. At about 9:10 p.m. Sunday,…

Stabbing Death Occurs Just Blocks From Shooting in Inner Mission
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Stabbing Death Occurs Just Blocks From Shooting in Inner Mission

Police are investigating the second homicide early this morning in San Francisco’s Inner Mission neighborhood, police said. At approximately 2 a.m., San Francisco police responded…

SFPD Says Driver Contacted Police After Hitting Pedestrian
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SFPD Says Driver Contacted Police After Hitting Pedestrian

San Francisco police said the driver involved in a collision that left a man in critical condition early this morning in the city’s Yerba Buena…

Skateboarder Severely Injured After Being Struck by Alleged DUI Driver Near Ocean Beach
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Skateboarder Severely Injured After Being Struck by Alleged DUI Driver Near Ocean Beach

A skateboarder suffered life-threatening injuries when a car near San Francisco’s Ocean Beach struck him on Thursday night, police said today. The collision was reported…

Convicted Felon Arrested for Child Endangerment, Possession of AK-47 at Bayview Public Housing Complex
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Convicted Felon Arrested for Child Endangerment, Possession of AK-47 at Bayview Public Housing Complex

A convicted felon was arrested on suspicion of possession of an AK-47 assault rifle and related child endangerment at the Alice Griffith public housing complex…

Suspect Recovering After Being Shot by Off-Duty Officer in Lower Nob Hill
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Suspect Recovering After Being Shot by Off-Duty Officer in Lower Nob Hill

An attempted robbery suspect is recovering today after an off-duty San Francisco police officer shot him in the city’s Lower Nob Hill neighborhood early Wednesday…

SFPD Investigating Whether Two Bank Robberies Are Related
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SFPD Investigating Whether Two Bank Robberies Are Related

Police are investigating whether the same suspect committed two bank robberies in San Francisco’s Financial District and Civic Center neighborhood on Tuesday afternoon and evening….

Off-Duty Police Officer Shoots Suspect Who Tried to Rob Him
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Off-Duty Police Officer Shoots Suspect Who Tried to Rob Him

An attempted robbery suspect was shot by an off-duty San Francisco police officer in the city’s Lower Nob Hill neighborhood this morning, a police spokeswoman…

SFPD Seeking Trio in Tenderloin Shooting
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SFPD Seeking Trio in Tenderloin Shooting

San Francisco police are seeking three suspects who allegedly shot a man after an attempted robbery in the city’s Tenderloin neighborhood early this morning, a…

Man Arrested for Allegedly Battering, Resisting SFPD During Ferguson Black Friday Protest
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Man Arrested for Allegedly Battering, Resisting SFPD During Ferguson Black Friday Protest

A man arrested on Friday remains in custody for allegedly resisting and battering a police officer during a demonstration in San Francisco about a grand…

SFPD Seeks Public’s Help in Identifying “Three Cowards” Who Killed Disabled Homeless Man in FiDi
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SFPD Seeks Public’s Help in Identifying “Three Cowards” Who Killed Disabled Homeless Man in FiDi

San Francisco police are asking the public to help them identify three men who they believe may have been involved in the fatal assault on…

Alleged Mission District Looter During Ferguson Black Friday Protests Identified
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Alleged Mission District Looter During Ferguson Black Friday Protests Identified

A 20-year-old San Mateo man was arrested after he and others allegedly looted a RadioShack store in San Francisco’s Mission District during a demonstration about…

Group of Armed Men Go On Excelsior Robbery Spree
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Group of Armed Men Go On Excelsior Robbery Spree

A group of male suspects are wanted in connection with three armed robberies in San Francisco’s Excelsior neighborhood on Friday night, police said. The first…