SF General Staffers Decry Understaffing Crisis, “Culture Of Chaos”

SF General Staffers Decry Understaffing Crisis, “Culture Of Chaos”

Hospital workers rallied outside the emergency room entrance at San Francisco General Hospital this afternoon demanding the city increase staffing to keep patients safe. Nurses…

Woman Who Showed Up At SF General Might Be Responsible For Hit-And-Run Into Mission Building

Woman Who Showed Up At SF General Might Be Responsible For Hit-And-Run Into Mission Building

Police are looking into the possibility that a woman hospitalized this morning is connected to a hit-and-run crash that badly damaged a building in San…

Lynne Spalding’s Legacy: UCSF Makes Recommendations To Improve Security At SF General

Lynne Spalding’s Legacy: UCSF Makes Recommendations To Improve Security At SF General

A set of recommendations to improve security at San Francisco General Hospital following the death of a patient last fall was presented to San Francisco…

Personal Information For 55,900 Patients At SF Hospital And Clinics Has Been Stolen

Personal Information For 55,900 Patients At SF Hospital And Clinics Has Been Stolen

The personal information of tens of thousands of patients at San Francisco Department of Public Health facilities, including San Francisco General Hospital, was stolen in…

Suspects Who Jumped Man And Choked Him With Chain At Large

Suspects Who Jumped Man And Choked Him With Chain At Large

A man was attacked by three suspects in San Francisco’s Tenderloin neighborhood Tuesday night, according to police. The 28-year-old man was jumped by the trio…

Man In Wheelchair Sought After Mission District Attacks On Women

Man In Wheelchair Sought After Mission District Attacks On Women

A man using a wheelchair is being sought on suspicion of multiple assaults on women recently near San Francisco General Hospital, sheriff’s officials said Tuesday….

Family Of Woman Found Dead In Hospital Stairwell Sues San Francisco

Family Of Woman Found Dead In Hospital Stairwell Sues San Francisco

The family of a woman who was found dead in a San Francisco General Hospital stairwell in October after going missing there 17 days earlier…

Man Who Allegedly Attacked Woman In SF General ER Pleads Not Guilty

Man Who Allegedly Attacked Woman In SF General ER Pleads Not Guilty

4:20 PM: A 29-year-old man pleaded not guilty today to three felony charges in connection with an alleged attack of an elderly woman at San…

Suspect On The Loose After Shooting Near Westfield Mall

Suspect On The Loose After Shooting Near Westfield Mall

Police are searching for a suspect who shot a male victim multiple times near Powell Street in downtown San Francisco this evening, a police spokesman…

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…

Allegedly Drunk Guy Shoots Himself In The Leg

Allegedly Drunk Guy Shoots Himself In The Leg

An allegedly intoxicated man accidentally shot himself in the leg in San Francisco’s Bayview District early this morning, police said. The 24-year-old man was under…

Crane Malfunction Sends Construction Worker Plummeting From Transbay Transit Center Site

Crane Malfunction Sends Construction Worker Plummeting From Transbay Transit Center Site

3:25 PM: A worker was injured this morning when he fell from a platform at a construction site for San Francisco’s new Transbay Transit Center,…

Spring For A Mosaic Heart, Help SF General

Spring For A Mosaic Heart, Help SF General

Mosaic hearts will be up for auction online starting this afternoon to benefit San Francisco General Hospital, which is holding a series of annual fundraising…

Missing SFGH Patient Found Safe

Missing SFGH Patient Found Safe

A woman who walked out of San Francisco General Hospital after surgery Thursday was found safe today in the city’s Mission District, a hospital spokeswoman…

Two Head To Hospital After Potrero Hill Shooting

Two Head To Hospital After Potrero Hill Shooting

Two people were injured in a shooting this evening in San Francisco’s Potrero Hill neighborhood. Multiple shots were fired on the first block of Turner…

At Risk Woman Sought After SF General Walkout

At Risk Woman Sought After SF General Walkout

San Francisco police are searching this evening for a missing woman who walked out of San Francisco General Hospital after a surgery and is considered…

Woman Disappears From Scene After Shooting, Reappears In ER

Woman Disappears From Scene After Shooting, Reappears In ER

A woman was injured in a shooting in San Francisco’s Bayview neighborhood late Friday night, a police spokeswoman said. The city’s ShotSpotter system recorded the…

Following Death Of Woman In SF General Stairwell, Federal Investigation Uncovers Numerous Privacy Violations

Following Death Of Woman In SF General Stairwell, Federal Investigation Uncovers Numerous Privacy Violations

Federally ordered changes have been made at San Francisco’s General Hospital following the death of a patient who was found in a stairwell at the…

Critical Injuries After Driver Strikes Man In Crosswalk

Critical Injuries After Driver Strikes Man In Crosswalk

A man was critically injured when a vehicle struck him in San Francisco’s Oceanview neighborhood on Monday night, a police spokesman said today. The collision…

SFPD Seeking Suspect In Stabbing At Haight And Baker

SFPD Seeking Suspect In Stabbing At Haight And Baker

One person was stabbed this evening at Baker and Haight streets, according to a San Francisco police official. The stabbing was reported just before 7…

“Callous Incompetency”: Family Of Woman Found Dead At SF General Reacts To Shocking Sheriff’s Dept. Transcripts

“Callous Incompetency”: Family Of Woman Found Dead At SF General Reacts To Shocking Sheriff’s Dept. Transcripts

Family and friends of a woman found dead in a San Francisco General Hospital stairwell in October expressed outrage today over documents released that show…

Medical Examiner: Alcohol Factor In Death Of Woman Lost At SF General

Medical Examiner: Alcohol Factor In Death Of Woman Lost At SF General

A woman found dead in a San Francisco General Hospital stairwell in October after disappearing from the hospital more than two weeks earlier died of…

Man Grazed In Mid-Morning Shooting

Man Grazed In Mid-Morning Shooting

A man was grazed by a bullet as he drove through San Francisco’s Sunnydale neighborhood on Thursday evening, police said today. The shooting was reported…

One Killed After Game Sale Goes Bad

One Killed After Game Sale Goes Bad

San Francisco police say a person was robbed and killed this afternoon after arranging online to sell an electronic gaming device. The fatal shooting occurred…

Skateboarder Seriously Injured After Collision With Car

Skateboarder Seriously Injured After Collision With Car

A skateboarder was seriously injured when he collided with a car near San Francisco State University on Saturday evening, a police spokesman said today. The…