Man Shot, Killed in Duboce Triangle Robbery Identified
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Man Shot, Killed in Duboce Triangle Robbery Identified

A man shot and killed in a robbery in San Francisco’s Duboce Triangle neighborhood early Monday morning has been identified as 22-year-old Michael Marquez of…

Homeless Person Beaten to Death in Unprovoked FiDi Attack
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Homeless Person Beaten to Death in Unprovoked FiDi Attack

Investigators are looking for a group of “cowards” who attacked and beat a sleeping homeless man to death in San Francisco’s Financial District early Monday…

Man Found Dead in Suspected SoMa Homicide Identified
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Man Found Dead in Suspected SoMa Homicide Identified

A man found dead in a suspected homicide in San Francisco’s South of Market neighborhood Monday afternoon has been identified as a 63-year-old San Francisco…

Jury to Begin Deliberating Monday in Police Corruption Trial
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Jury to Begin Deliberating Monday in Police Corruption Trial

Prosecution and defense attorneys in the federal corruption trial of two San Francisco police officers rested their cases today, clearing the way for the jury…

Armed Man Robs Bank in Laurel Village Shopping Center
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Armed Man Robs Bank in Laurel Village Shopping Center

An armed suspect robbed a bank at the Laurel Village Shopping Center in San Francisco’s Laurel Heights neighborhood on Saturday evening, police said. The suspect,…

Man Shot in Bayview’s Alice Griffith Housing Complex
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Man Shot in Bayview’s Alice Griffith Housing Complex

Police are investigating a shooting that injured a 25-year-old man at the Alice Griffith public housing complex in San Francisco’s Bayview District on Friday afternoon….

SFPD Investigating Suspicious Death of Homeless Man in FiDi
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SFPD Investigating Suspicious Death of Homeless Man in FiDi

San Francisco police said the death of a man whose body was located in an alley in San Francisco’s Financial District this morning in being…

Five Suspects Flee After Fatal Duboce Triangle Shooting
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Five Suspects Flee After Fatal Duboce Triangle Shooting

Police are investigating a fatal shooting early this morning in San Francisco’s Duboce Triangle neighborhood in which five suspects fled after robbing and killing a…

SFPD Investigating Fatal Shooting
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SFPD Investigating Fatal Shooting

San Francisco police this morning are investigating a fatal shooting in the area of Henry and Noe streets. Dennis Culver, Bay City News

Man Attempted to Sexually Assault 7 Year Old in Public Restroom
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Man Attempted to Sexually Assault 7 Year Old in Public Restroom

Police said today they are seeking a man suspected of attempting to sexually assault a 7-year-old in a public restroom at Lafayette Park in San…

SFPD Seeking Public’s Help in Finding Man Suspected of Groping Several Women
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SFPD Seeking Public’s Help in Finding Man Suspected of Groping Several Women

Police are asking for the public’s help in locating an unknown man who has groped women in San Francisco’s Nob Hill neighborhood on multiple occasions…

Homeless Man Arrested in String of Arson Fires
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Homeless Man Arrested in String of Arson Fires

A 73-year-old homeless man suspected of setting a series of fires in San Francisco’s Union Square and Financial District has been arrested, police said today….

Woman Pleads Guilty to Helping Run Prostitution Website
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Woman Pleads Guilty to Helping Run Prostitution Website

A Rocklin, California, woman accused of helping run a website that advertised prostitution services changed her plea to guilty Thursday, according to court documents. Annmarie…

Man Stabbed While Sleeping on the Ground in SoMa
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Man Stabbed While Sleeping on the Ground in SoMa

A suspect with a knife stabbed a man while he was sleeping on the ground in San Francisco’s South of Market neighborhood early this morning,…

Men Shot in Bayview District While Working on Car
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Men Shot in Bayview District While Working on Car

Two men who were shot while they working on a car outside a residence in San Francisco’s Bayview District on Thursday evening, police said. Officers…

SFPD Arrests Suspect in Fatal Hayes Valley Stabbing
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SFPD Arrests Suspect in Fatal Hayes Valley Stabbing

A San Francisco man suspected of fatally stabbing another man in the city’s Hayes Valley neighborhood last week has been arrested, police said today. San…

Restaurant Workers Receive $4.1M in Dim Sum Restaurant Settlement
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Restaurant Workers Receive $4.1M in Dim Sum Restaurant Settlement

Employees at a San Francisco dim sum restaurant won big in a $4 million settlement on behalf of workers who had been denied the city’s…

SFPD Seeking Woman Who Stole Diamond Ring From Union Square Store
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SFPD Seeking Woman Who Stole Diamond Ring From Union Square Store

San Francisco police are seeking a woman who stole a diamond ring from a store near Union Square on Tuesday evening, a police spokeswoman said…

SFPD Investigating Three Car Fires Near Noe Valley
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SFPD Investigating Three Car Fires Near Noe Valley

San Francisco police are investigating three car fires that were ignited near the Noe Valley neighborhood this morning, officials said. Officers responded to reports of…

Valuable Guitars Stolen from Conservatory of Music
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Valuable Guitars Stolen from Conservatory of Music

The San Francisco Conservatory of Music announced today the theft of two guitars each worth thousands of dollars stolen from the school’s fifth floor. Stolen…

Former Officer Who Pleaded Guilty Describes Alleged Thefts by Two Colleagues Now on Trial
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Former Officer Who Pleaded Guilty Describes Alleged Thefts by Two Colleagues Now on Trial

A former San Francisco police officer told a federal jury today of several incidents in 2009 in which he alleged two other officers joined him…

Man Critically Injured in Hayes Valley Stabbing Dies at Hospital
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Man Critically Injured in Hayes Valley Stabbing Dies at Hospital

A man who was critically injured in a stabbing in San Francisco’s Hayes Valley neighborhood last week has succumbed to his injuries, according to the…

Want To Knock Your Nonviolent Felony Down To A Misdemeanor? SF’s Public Defender Has A Hotline For That
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Want To Knock Your Nonviolent Felony Down To A Misdemeanor? SF’s Public Defender Has A Hotline For That

San Francisco Public Defender Jeff Adachi today announced an information line available to clients who may be eligible for free help to have their nonviolent…

Over 200 Pot Plants Found During Fire At Hyde And Sutter
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Over 200 Pot Plants Found During Fire At Hyde And Sutter

Firefighters responding to a one-alarm fire in downtown San Francisco early Sunday morning discovered more than 200 marijuana plants being cultivated inside the building, police…

Suspects Arrested After Robbing Couple in Bayview
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Suspects Arrested After Robbing Couple in Bayview

Officers arrested a man suspected of robbing a couple in San Francisco’s Bayview District Friday afternoon, police said. The two victims, aged 57 and 67,…

Residents in Bayview Home Uninjured by Bullet Fired into Bedroom
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Residents in Bayview Home Uninjured by Bullet Fired into Bedroom

Police are investigating gunshots that were fired into the bedroom of a home in San Francisco’s Bayview District on Saturday night. At about 8:40 p.m.,…

Downtown Pharmacy Robbed of Prescription Medications
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Downtown Pharmacy Robbed of Prescription Medications

A male suspect robbed a CVS Pharmacy of prescription medication in downtown San Francisco Friday night, according to police. The robbery was reported at the…

Man Stabbed Multiple Times by Man Who Catcalled his Girlfriend
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Man Stabbed Multiple Times by Man Who Catcalled his Girlfriend

A man suffered life-threatening injuries in a stabbing after the suspect catcalled his girlfriend in San Francisco’s Tenderloin neighborhood early Saturday morning, police said. Officers…

Man Fatally Stabbed in Tenderloin Identified, Five Suspects at Large
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Man Fatally Stabbed in Tenderloin Identified, Five Suspects at Large

A 25-year-old man who was fatally stabbed in San Francisco’s Tenderloin District on Saturday night has been identified, while the five suspects wanted in connection…

39-Year-Old SF Man Identified As Victim Of Fatal Shooting
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39-Year-Old SF Man Identified As Victim Of Fatal Shooting

A 39-year-old man who was shot and killed in San Francisco’s Excelsior District early Saturday morning has been identified, according to the medical examiner’s office….

Man Fatally Shot in Excelsior District Identified
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Man Fatally Shot in Excelsior District Identified

A 39-year-old man who was shot and killed in San Francisco’s Excelsior District early Saturday morning has been identified, according to the medical examiner’s office….

Stabbing Victim Found Lying on Downtown Sidewalk Dies at Hospital
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Stabbing Victim Found Lying on Downtown Sidewalk Dies at Hospital

A stabbing victim found lying tonight on a sidewalk at O’Farrell and Larkin streets in downtown San Francisco was pronounced dead minutes later at a…

Pedestrian Struck, Suffers Life Threatening Injuries in Potrero Hill
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Pedestrian Struck, Suffers Life Threatening Injuries in Potrero Hill

A female pedestrian suffered life-threatening injuries this evening after a pickup truck struck her at an intersection in San Francisco’s Potrero Hill area just west…

Man Killed in Excelsior Shooting
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Man Killed in Excelsior Shooting

A man was shot and killed in San Francisco’s Excelsior District early this morning, a police spokesman said. Officers responded to a report of shots…

SFPD Warns of Scams Targeting Chinese Community
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SFPD Warns of Scams Targeting Chinese Community

San Francisco police are warning the Chinese community about a series of ongoing scams targeting older Chinese victims, police said Friday. Police said they have…

Man Shot in Leg in Candlestick Point
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Man Shot in Leg in Candlestick Point

A man was shot in San Francisco’s Candlestick Point neighborhood on Thursday night, police said. The 19-year-old man was found suffering a gunshot wound to…

Massage Instructor Arrested for Allegedly Ripping Off Students
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Massage Instructor Arrested for Allegedly Ripping Off Students

A San Francisco man who was teaching uncertified massage classes at a school in the city’s Sunset District was charged with 10 counts of grand…

Gunshots Injure One, Strike Police Substation in Bayview
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Gunshots Injure One, Strike Police Substation in Bayview

San Francisco police are investigating a shooting in the Bayview District today that injured one person and struck a police substation. Police were called to…

Wedding Planner Convicted After Failing to Produce  Wedding Services
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Wedding Planner Convicted After Failing to Produce Wedding Services

A San Francisco wedding planner who ripped off dozens of couples surrendered Wednesday to serve a four-year prison sentence for grand theft, the district attorney’s…

Three Alleged Surenos Gang Members Charged With Mission District Murder
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Three Alleged Surenos Gang Members Charged With Mission District Murder

Three alleged members of a Surenos gang centered in the Mission District of San Francisco made an initial appearance in federal court today on charges…