Claim Filed Against City Following Alleged Police Brutality at Native American Heritiage Night Giants Game
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Claim Filed Against City Following Alleged Police Brutality at Native American Heritiage Night Giants Game

Two Native Americans removed from San Francisco’s AT&T Park during a Native American Heritage Night at a Giants game in June are filing a claim…

Bomb Threat Prompts Evacuation Of Lowell High School
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Bomb Threat Prompts Evacuation Of Lowell High School

4:47 PM: Students and staff were allowed back into Lowell High School in San Francisco this afternoon after police searched for a reported bomb, police…

Driver Who Slammed Into Comstock Saloon Arrested On Outstanding Drug Warrant
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Driver Who Slammed Into Comstock Saloon Arrested On Outstanding Drug Warrant

A man who crashed a vehicle into a bar in San Francisco’s North Beach neighborhood this afternoon was arrested on an outstanding $250,000 warrant from…

Victim Shot During Mission Terrace Robbery
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Victim Shot During Mission Terrace Robbery

A shooting occurred during a robbery in San Francisco’s Mission Terrace neighborhood this morning, a police spokesman said. The shooting was reported around 7:45 a.m….

Autopsy Report Finds Police Struck Alex Nieto With at Least 10 Bullets
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Autopsy Report Finds Police Struck Alex Nieto With at Least 10 Bullets

The San Francisco medical examiner’s office released a full autopsy report today for 28-year-old Alejandro “Alex” Nieto that confirmed he was struck by at least…

Suspect in Potrero Hill Homicide Already Detained for Unrelated Crime
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Suspect in Potrero Hill Homicide Already Detained for Unrelated Crime

A 26-year-old man already in jail has been arrested in connection with a homicide in San Francisco’s Potrero Hill neighborhood last month, police announced today….

Shooting Victim Found Near Hospital with Life-Threatening Injuries
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Shooting Victim Found Near Hospital with Life-Threatening Injuries

A seriously wounded gunshot victim was found near San Francisco General Hospital this evening, according to police. The victim, a male in his 20s, was…

Mission District Stabbing Victim Identified
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Mission District Stabbing Victim Identified

A 20-year-old man who was stabbed to death in San Francisco’s Mission District late Tuesday night has been identified, the medical examiner’s office said today….

Funeral Held For 14-Year-Old Stabbing Victim Rashawn Williams
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Funeral Held For 14-Year-Old Stabbing Victim Rashawn Williams

A funeral service was held this morning in remembrance of 14-year-old Rashawn Williams, who was fatally stabbed in San Francisco’s Mission District last week. The…

Man Has Camera Equipment Stolen at Gunpoint on Treasure Island
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Man Has Camera Equipment Stolen at Gunpoint on Treasure Island

Two suspects stole a man’s camera equipment and other belongings at gunpoint on San Francisco’s Treasure Island on Wednesday night, police said today. At about…

Mother and Son Sentenced to Serve Disabled Community After Disabled Placard Scheme Conviction
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Mother and Son Sentenced to Serve Disabled Community After Disabled Placard Scheme Conviction

A San Francisco mother and her grown son were each sentenced to three years felony probation and 1,000 hours of service assisting the disabled community…

Muni Painter Arrested on Suspicion of Stealing City Gas
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Muni Painter Arrested on Suspicion of Stealing City Gas

A San Francisco Municipal Transportation employee was arrested Friday for allegedly stealing thousands of dollars worth of gasoline from the city, police said today. In…

Man Shot in Western Addition
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Man Shot in Western Addition

A 19-year-old man was shot in the arm in San Francisco’s Western Addition neighborhood on Tuesday night, police said today. The victim was walking with…

Man Stabbed in Mission District
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Man Stabbed in Mission District

A man was stabbed to death in San Francisco’s Mission District late Tuesday night, police said today. The stabbing was reported at 11:49 p.m. near…

Body Pulled From Lake in Golden Gate Park
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Body Pulled From Lake in Golden Gate Park

A body was pulled from a lake in San Francisco’s Golden Gate Park this morning, police said. A city employee found the body in Mallard…

Bayview Man Killed in Double Shooting Identified
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Bayview Man Killed in Double Shooting Identified

A man killed in a double shooting in San Francisco’s Bayview District on Friday night has been identified by the medical examiner’s office as 19-year-old…

One Man Killed, Another Injured In Bayview Shooting Friday Night
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One Man Killed, Another Injured In Bayview Shooting Friday Night

One person was killed and one injured in a shooting in the San Francisco’s Bayview District tonight, according to police. Police responded to the first…

Man Throws Bottle At Woman Then Stabs Her When Confronted
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Man Throws Bottle At Woman Then Stabs Her When Confronted

San Francisco police are investigating a stabbing this morning in the Tenderloin District. Police responded at 3:30 a.m. to Ellis and Leavenworth streets to a…

Teen Arrested in Connection with Fatal Mission District Stabbing
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Teen Arrested in Connection with Fatal Mission District Stabbing

A teenage boy was arrested Wednesday in connection with the fatal stabbing of 14-year-old Rashawn Williams in San Francisco’s Mission District Tuesday evening, police said….

SFPD Seeking Suspects in FiDi, Noe Valley Bank Robberies
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SFPD Seeking Suspects in FiDi, Noe Valley Bank Robberies

Police are seeking information about a man who remains at large after robbing a bank in San Francisco’s Noe Valley neighborhood Tuesday afternoon, a police…

Suspect Arrested in Connection with Fatal Stabbing of Teen
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Suspect Arrested in Connection with Fatal Stabbing of Teen

San Francisco police have arrested a suspect in connection with the fatal stabbing of a 14-year-old boy in the city’s Mission District Tuesday evening. Shortly…

Bicyclist Struck by Car in Hit-and-Run Near Golden Gate Park
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Bicyclist Struck by Car in Hit-and-Run Near Golden Gate Park

A car struck a bicyclist in a hit-and-run collision near Golden Gate Park in San Francisco this morning, police said. San Francisco police Officer Gordon…

FiDi Bank Robber Remains at Large
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FiDi Bank Robber Remains at Large

A man who robbed a bank in San Francisco’s Financial District on Tuesday afternoon remains at large, a police spokesman said today. At about 12:55…

South Carolina Man Arrested For Breaking Window at Indonesian Consulate
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South Carolina Man Arrested For Breaking Window at Indonesian Consulate

A 26-year-old South Carolina man was arrested on suspicion of vandalizing the Indonesian Consulate in San Francisco early this morning, police and consulate officials said….

Teen Grazed by Bullet in Excelsior Shooting
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Teen Grazed by Bullet in Excelsior Shooting

A 17-year-old boy was grazed by a bullet in San Francisco’s Excelsior neighborhood early Sunday morning, police said today. At about 12:30 a.m. Sunday, the…

Victim Shot Near USF
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Victim Shot Near USF

San Francisco police are investigating a shooting that critically injured a person this afternoon several blocks east of the University of San Francisco, according to…

Arrests Mount As BART Enforces No-Sit Policy
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Arrests Mount As BART Enforces No-Sit Policy

Homeless advocates are criticizing efforts by BART police officers to enforce a no-sit policy implemented in two San Francisco BART stations since mid July as…

Customs Agents Kill Giant Millipedes Mailed Through SFO
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Customs Agents Kill Giant Millipedes Mailed Through SFO

Twenty squirming foot-long millipedes in a falsely labeled package from Germany were seized at San Francisco International Airport last month, a U.S. Customs and Border…

Name Of Clean-Up Crew Worker Killed by Driver Of DPW Truck Released
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Name Of Clean-Up Crew Worker Killed by Driver Of DPW Truck Released

A man who was fatally struck by a garbage truck while on a work crew for San Francisco’s Human Services Agency in the city’s Bayview…

Vandals Damage National AIDS Memorial For Second Time This Month
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Vandals Damage National AIDS Memorial For Second Time This Month

Vandals struck the National AIDS Memorial Grove in San Francisco’s Golden Gate Park this weekend for the second time this month, according to Rec and…

SFPD Needs Your Help in Identifying Violent Tenderloin Robber
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SFPD Needs Your Help in Identifying Violent Tenderloin Robber

San Francisco police are asking for the public’s help in identifying the suspect in a violent robbery of an 87-year-old woman in the city’s Tenderloin…

Man Arrested on Suspicion of Killing Bernal Heights Woman
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Man Arrested on Suspicion of Killing Bernal Heights Woman

San Francisco police have arrested a man on suspicion of killing a woman who lived with him in the city’s Bernal Heights neighborhood on Tuesday…

Suspects Arrested in Shooting Near Powell BART Station
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Suspects Arrested in Shooting Near Powell BART Station

Four suspects were arrested in connection with a shooting that critically injured a man near the Powell BART station in downtown San Francisco on Tuesday…

Shooting Near Powell BART Station Leaves One With Life-Threatening Injuries
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Shooting Near Powell BART Station Leaves One With Life-Threatening Injuries

San Francisco police are investigating a shooting tonight near the Powell BART station that left one person with injuries considered to be life-threatening, a police…

Photographers Robbed Of Equipment While Taking Photos Of Crooked Portion Of Lombard
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Photographers Robbed Of Equipment While Taking Photos Of Crooked Portion Of Lombard

11:52 AM: Police are seeking two suspects who stole photography equipment at gunpoint from a pair of Dutch tourists late Sunday night as they were…

Suspect Arrested in Silver Terrace Shooting
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Suspect Arrested in Silver Terrace Shooting

An 18-year-old man has been arrested for a shooting in San Francisco’s Silver Terrace neighborhood late Saturday that sent another man to the hospital, a…

SF Sheriff’s Department Sergeant Under Investigation Over  Close Ties To Raymond “Shrimp Boy” Chow
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SF Sheriff’s Department Sergeant Under Investigation Over Close Ties To Raymond “Shrimp Boy” Chow

A San Francisco Sheriff’s Department Sergeant is under investigation after claims that his close relationship with members of Raymond “Shrimp Boy” Chow’s camp resulted in…

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

Video Released of Person of Interest in Deadly Duboce Park Beating
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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
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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…