Woman Robbed in Richmond District

Woman Robbed in Richmond District

A woman had her purse stolen at gunpoint in San Francisco’s Richmond District on Tuesday night, police said today. The robbery was reported at 8:18…

SFPD Responds to Suspicious Devices

SFPD Responds to Suspicious Devices

San Francisco police have responded to a second report of a suspicious device in the city this evening. Police were called to the first block…

Alleged Sunset And Richmond District Brothels Raided, Sisters Arrested On Sex Trafficking Charges

Alleged Sunset And Richmond District Brothels Raided, Sisters Arrested On Sex Trafficking Charges

Two women allegedly running a sex trafficking ring in San Francisco were arrested today, according to the state Attorney General’s Office. The two San Francisco…

Richmond District Construction Worker Brawl Culminates In Double Stabbing

Richmond District Construction Worker Brawl Culminates In Double Stabbing

Two men were stabbed during an argument that turned violent at a construction site in San Francisco’s Richmond District on Wednesday afternoon, police said today….

Man Run Over In Bizarre Richmond District Incident Remains In Critical Condition, Driver Pleads Not Guilty

Man Run Over In Bizarre Richmond District Incident Remains In Critical Condition, Driver Pleads Not Guilty

A 32-year-old man who allegedly ran over a man in his 50s at a gas station in San Francisco’s Richmond District early Thursday morning pleaded…

Phat Lam Arrested In Allegedly Intoxicant-Fueled Gas Station Collision

Phat Lam Arrested In Allegedly Intoxicant-Fueled Gas Station Collision

A man who was arrested after allegedly running over a man at a gas station in San Francisco’s Richmond District early this morning has been…

Allegedly Intoxicated Driver Arrested After Pinning Pedestrian Under Car

Allegedly Intoxicated Driver Arrested After Pinning Pedestrian Under Car

A man was arrested on suspicion of DUI after pinning a man under his car at a gas station in San Francisco’s Richmond District early…

SFFD Swiftly Extinguishes Richmond District Blaze

SFFD Swiftly Extinguishes Richmond District Blaze

Firefighters have extinguished a one-alarm fire at an apartment building in San Francisco’s Richmond District this evening, a San Francisco Fire Department dispatcher said. Crews…

5-Year-Old And Babysitter Struck While Walking In Crosswalk

5-Year-Old And Babysitter Struck While Walking In Crosswalk

9:30 PM: A 5-year-old boy and his baby sitter are recovering at a hospital after being struck by a vehicle while walking in San Francisco’s…

SFPD Seeking Armed Suspect In Attempted Richmond District Carjacking

SFPD Seeking Armed Suspect In Attempted Richmond District Carjacking

Police are looking for an armed man for an attempted carjacking in San Francisco’s Inner Richmond neighborhood this morning, a police spokesman said. At about…

Lawyer From “Eviction Boot Camp” Firm Fined, Reprimanded During Contentious Effort To Evict Outer Richmond Tenants

Lawyer From “Eviction Boot Camp” Firm Fined, Reprimanded During Contentious Effort To Evict Outer Richmond Tenants

In the midst of a lengthy and complex legal battle over the eviction of two San Francisco residents, Superior Court Judge James J. McBride has…

Two Hospitalized After Richmond District Brawl

Two Hospitalized After Richmond District Brawl

Police in San Francisco are investigating a stabbing in the city’s Richmond District that sent two men to the hospital early this morning. Officers responded…

Life Sentence For Man Convicted Of Richmond District Sexual Assault And Slaying

Life Sentence For Man Convicted Of Richmond District Sexual Assault And Slaying

A man convicted of sexually assaulting and killing a woman in San Francisco’s Richmond District more than two decades ago was sentenced today to life…

Four More Rent-Controlled Homes Gone: Tenants Settle With Investor Who Admits To Real Estate Fraud

Four More Rent-Controlled Homes Gone: Tenants Settle With Investor Who Admits To Real Estate Fraud

The three remaining tenants of 2405 Anza St. — who were involved in an Ellis eviction battle The Appeal reported on last fall — have…

Driver Strikes Woman Crossing California Street

Driver Strikes Woman Crossing California Street

A woman was struck and injured by a car in San Francisco’s Richmond District this afternoon, police and fire officials said. The collision was reported…

Toilet Torcher Strikes In Richmond District

A portable toilet was set on fire in San Francisco’s Outer Richmond District on Friday evening, police said. The incident was reported around 6:15 p.m….

Rash Of Vehicle Collisions With Pedestrians Continues With Richmond District Crash

Rash Of Vehicle Collisions With Pedestrians Continues With Richmond District Crash

San Francisco police responded to a collision involving a vehicle and a pedestrian in the Richmond district this evening. Related: Motorcyclist Collides With Pedestrian At…

Man Found Guilty In Richmond District Rape And Murder from 1991

Man Found Guilty In Richmond District Rape And Murder from 1991

A man accused of sexually assaulting and killing a woman in San Francisco’s Richmond District more than two decades ago was convicted Monday of murder…

SFPD Releases Sketch Of Suspect In Richmond District Sexual Assault

SFPD Releases Sketch Of Suspect In Richmond District Sexual Assault

Police are asking for help in finding a suspect who convinced a woman to get into his car and then sexually assaulted her in San…

SF Sheriff’s Deputy Accused Of Bank Robbery Expected In Court Wednesday

SF Sheriff’s Deputy Accused Of Bank Robbery Expected In Court Wednesday

A San Francisco sheriff’s deputy is set to appear in court on Wednesday for a hearing to determine whether he will stand trial on charges…

Donations Sought After Early-Morning Fire Destroys Internet Archive Scanning Center

Donations Sought After Early-Morning Fire Destroys Internet Archive Scanning Center

A fire in San Francisco’s Inner Richmond neighborhood destroyed a scanning center belonging to the nonprofit Internet Archive, the organization’s founder said this morning. The…

SFFD Controls Inner Richmond Fire, Eight Displaced By Blaze

SFFD Controls Inner Richmond Fire, Eight Displaced By Blaze

A two-alarm blaze that displaced eight people in San Francisco’s Inner Richmond neighborhood is under control this morning, a fire dispatcher said. Crews responded to…

A Portrait In Ellis: Inner Richmond Tenants Face Eviction Threat From Investor Who Admits To Real Estate Conspiracy

A Portrait In Ellis: Inner Richmond Tenants Face Eviction Threat From Investor Who Admits To Real Estate Conspiracy

Four more rent-controlled San Francisco apartments might be culled from the city’s cutthroat housing market — this time, by a landlord who admits to participation…

Cyclist Who Was Struck By Hit And Run Driver Expected To Survive

Cyclist Who Was Struck By Hit And Run Driver Expected To Survive

A woman was arrested on suspicion of felony hit-and-run for allegedly driving away after hitting a bicyclist in San Francisco’s Richmond District early Tuesday morning,…

Traffic Snarled, Several Victims Hospitalized After Allegedly Stolen Car Races Through Red Light

Traffic Snarled, Several Victims Hospitalized After Allegedly Stolen Car Races Through Red Light

A red-light running driver of what police believe was a stolen Honda Accord was responsible for an Inner Richmond crash that sent multiple victims to…

Woman Slams Into Multiple Cars At Geary And 10th

Woman Slams Into Multiple Cars At Geary And 10th

11: 41: A 30-year-old woman who was allegedly driving drunk remains in the hospital after crashing into several cars in San Francisco’s Inner Richmond neighborhood…

Pedestrian Struck By Car At Golden Gate Park Entrance

A pedestrian was hit by a car near San Francisco’s Golden Gate Park this morning, fire officials said. The incident was reported just after 8:45…

Richmond District Laundromat Catches Fire

Firefighters battled a one-alarm fire at a laundromat in San Francisco’s Richmond district this morning, according to a fire dispatcher. The fire, located at a…

Cabrillo Playground Reopens In Richmond District

Residents of San Francisco’s Richmond District turned out in droves today to celebrate the reopening of the newly renovated Cabrillo Playground. The playground at 38th…

Bank Robbery Wave Hits West Side Of SF

Bank Robbery Wave Hits West Side Of SF

Two bank robberies involving separate suspects occurred on the western side of the city on Thursday afternoon, a police spokeswoman said today. The first robbery…

38 Geary Bus Catches Fire In Outer Richmond

38 Geary Bus Catches Fire In Outer Richmond

A San Francisco Municipal Railway bus caught fire in the city’s Outer Richmond neighborhood this morning, a Muni spokesman said. The fire was reported at…

Four Hospitalized When Tour Bus Hits Wire

Four Hospitalized When Tour Bus Hits Wire

This report originally stated that the tour bus struck a low-hanging power line. A PG&E spokesman has since clarified that the wire was a telephone…

$2.6 Million Lottery Ticket Sold On Clement Street

$2.6 Million Lottery Ticket Sold On Clement Street

A California Lottery ticket worth $2,623,314 was sold at San Francisco market, lottery officials announced. The winning ticket, which matched five out of six numbers…

Richmond District Fire Caused By Faulty Pot Grow Equipment

Richmond District Fire Caused By Faulty Pot Grow Equipment

A fire at a home in San Francisco’s Outer Richmond neighborhood early Monday morning was caused by a malfunction in equipment being used for a…

Richmond District Fire Reveals Marijuana Grow House

Richmond District Fire Reveals Marijuana Grow House

While dousing a one-alarm blaze at a home in San Francisco’s Outer Richmond neighborhood, firefighters discovered a marijuana grow operation. Crews responded to a report…

State Supreme Court Reinstates Conviction In Richmond District Domestic Violence Slaying

State Supreme Court Reinstates Conviction In Richmond District Domestic Violence Slaying

The California Supreme Court in San Francisco today reinstated the second-degree murder conviction of a man who fatally stabbed his former girlfriend in 2000 after…

Richmond District Restaurant Burglar Caught Red-Handed

Richmond District Restaurant Burglar Caught Red-Handed

A man was arrested after allegedly breaking into a restaurant in San Francisco’s Richmond District early Wednesday morning, police said. The burglary was reported at…

Sinkhole Closes Richmond District Intersection

A sinkhole has shut down an intersection in San Francisco’s Richmond District this evening, a public utilities spokesman said. Elsewhere Large sinkhole opens up at…

Assault Weapons Sting Leads To Richmond District Gun Cache

Assault Weapons Sting Leads To Richmond District Gun Cache

San Mateo County undercover agents seized dozens of guns including four assault weapons during an illegal firearms investigation in Foster City and San Francisco. On…