Suspicious Package at Hall of Justice Deemed Harmless, Evacuations Lifted

Suspicious Package at Hall of Justice Deemed Harmless, Evacuations Lifted

People are being let back into San Francisco’s Hall of Justice this morning after suspicious packages in the building’s mailroom prompted evacuations, police said. The…

Boy Arrested After Attempting to Flee SFPD by Scaling Rooftops Near Presidio

Boy Arrested After Attempting to Flee SFPD by Scaling Rooftops Near Presidio

San Francisco police officers arrested a juvenile suspect Friday afternoon who allegedly tried to flee from police by jumping from roof to roof near the…

Woman Suspected of Stabbing, Beating Boyfriend Arrested Following SFPD Standoff

Woman Suspected of Stabbing, Beating Boyfriend Arrested Following SFPD Standoff

A San Francisco woman was arrested on suspicion of stabbing her boyfriend with a kitchen knife and attacking him with a baseball bat at an…

Man Robs Lakeshore Bank

Man Robs Lakeshore Bank

A man robbed a bank in San Francisco’s Lakeshore neighborhood on Friday afternoon, according to police. The man arrived at the bank in the 2600…

Suspicious Package in Mission District Deemed Hoax Device

Suspicious Package in Mission District Deemed Hoax Device

Police have cleared the scene in San Francisco’s Mission District where a suspicious package reported Friday night was discovered to be a hoax device. Police…

SFPD Officer Arrests Man Who Fled Police by Jumping From Roof to Roof

SFPD Officer Arrests Man Who Fled Police by Jumping From Roof to Roof

San Francisco police officers arrested a man who allegedly tried to flee from police by jumping from roof to roof near the Presidio after pulling…

Man in SoMa Stabbed in Back, Neck Thursday Night

Man in SoMa Stabbed in Back, Neck Thursday Night

A man in San Francisco’s South of Market neighborhood suffered stab wounds to his neck and back on Thursday night, police said. The victim, a…

Two Teens Injured in Western Addition Shooting

Two Teens Injured in Western Addition Shooting

Two teens were struck by gunfire outside a McDonald’s restaurant in San Francisco’s Western Addition neighborhood on Thursday night, police said. The 17- and 18-year-old…

Smash and Grab Burglary at Audio/Visual Store in Nob Hill

Smash and Grab Burglary at Audio/Visual Store in Nob Hill

A smash and grab burglary occurred at a high end audio/visual store in San Francisco’s Nob Hill neighborhood early this morning, according to police. At…

SFPD Responding to Mission District Officer-Involved Shooting

SFPD Responding to Mission District Officer-Involved Shooting

Police in San Francisco this morning are investigating a Thursday night officer-involved shooting in the Mission District that left a robbery suspect dead. Officers responded…

SFPD Searching for Missing Mission District Woman

SFPD Searching for Missing Mission District Woman

San Francisco police are searching for a missing woman who they say is unable to care for herself. Claudia Gonzales, 37, was reported missing from…

SFPD Chief Defends Officer Who Used Baton, Pepper Spray Against Homeless Man

San Francisco police Chief Greg Suhr said today that a police officer who struck a homeless man with his baton and then administered pepper spray…

Man Shot in Ankle in Bayview District

Man Shot in Ankle in Bayview District

A 19-year-old man was shot in the ankle in San Francisco’s Bayview District on Tuesday afternoon, police said today. The shooting was reported around 12:30…

Former SFPD Sergeant Sentenced for Conspiracy, Fraud While on Duty

Former SFPD Sergeant Sentenced for Conspiracy, Fraud While on Duty

A former San Francisco police sergeant convicted of federal fraud and conspiracy charges was sentenced this morning to 41 months in prison, the maximum allowable…

Police Data Shows Violent and Property Crimes Decreased in 2014

Police Data Shows Violent and Property Crimes Decreased in 2014

Crime rates in San Francisco decreased in 2014 compared to the previous year, police announced today. Overall, violent crime decreased by 4.52 percent and property…

Two Men Shot in Mission District Expected to Survive

Two Men Shot in Mission District Expected to Survive

Two men who were shot in San Francisco’s Mission District on Wednesday evening are expected to survive their injuries, police said today. Officers said that…

Report of Suspicious Package in North Beach Had No Merit

Report of Suspicious Package in North Beach Had No Merit

A report of a suspicious package in San Francisco’s North Beach neighborhood had no merit, according to police. Officers received a report of a suspicious…

Four SFPD Officers Who Fatally Shot Bernal Heights Man Will Not Be Charged

Four SFPD Officers Who Fatally Shot Bernal Heights Man Will Not Be Charged

San Francisco District Attorney George Gascon has announced that his office will not be filing charges against the four San Francisco police officers who shot…

A Year After A Driver Killed Paul Lambert On Van Ness Avenue, Are Pedestrians Any Safer In SF?

A Year After A Driver Killed Paul Lambert On Van Ness Avenue, Are Pedestrians Any Safer In SF?

One year ago today, at about 1 a.m. on February 13, 2014, Mageb Hussain, driving 48 mph in a 25 mph zone struck and killed…

Photos Released of Suspect Wanted for Assaulting a Police Officer

Photos Released of Suspect Wanted for Assaulting a Police Officer

San Francisco police released photos today of a male suspect who assaulted an officer as he fled during a police investigation near the South of…

Suspect Remains at Large Following Chinatown Bank Robbery

Suspect Remains at Large Following Chinatown Bank Robbery

Police are seeking information on the whereabouts of a man who robbed a bank in San Francisco’s Chinatown neighborhood on Sunday morning, police said. Shortly…

SFPD Person of Interest in Case Involving Dismembered Body Has Died

SFPD Person of Interest in Case Involving Dismembered Body Has Died

San Francisco police today confirmed that a person of interest in a murder case involving a dismembered body found inside a suitcase in the city’s…

City Report Suggests Policy Change to Decrease Collisions, Speeding on City Streets

City Report Suggests Policy Change to Decrease Collisions, Speeding on City Streets

A city report detailing the health and safety benefits San Francisco could garner by reducing speed limits on city streets was lauded by bicyclist and…

37-Year-Old Man Fatally Shot in Bayview Identified

37-Year-Old Man Fatally Shot in Bayview Identified

A 37-year-old man fatally shot on Wednesday night in San Francisco’s Bayview District has been identified by the medical examiner’s office as San Francisco resident…

One Person Killed in Fatal Bayview Shooting

One Person Killed in Fatal Bayview Shooting

San Francisco police have responded to a fatal shooting in the Bayview District this evening. Officers responded to the 1400 block of Quint Street just…

SFPD Investigating Mission District Shooting

SFPD Investigating Mission District Shooting

San Francisco police are investigating a shooting early this morning in the city’s Mission District involving a male victim who is not cooperating with officers,…

Home Invasion Robbery in Visitacion Valley Under Investigation

Home Invasion Robbery in Visitacion Valley Under Investigation

Police in San Francisco are investigating a home invasion robbery that took place Monday in the Visitacion Valley neighborhood, police said. Officers responded at 8:50…

SFPD Determine Suspicious Package in Inner Richmond Not Hazardous

SFPD Determine Suspicious Package in Inner Richmond Not Hazardous

The San Francisco Police Department’s bomb squad determined a suspicious package in the city’s Inner Richmond neighborhood this afternoon was not a threat, a police…

Bomb Threat Cleared At Ingleside Heights Elementary School

Bomb Threat Cleared At Ingleside Heights Elementary School

Students are returning to class at an elementary school in San Francisco’s Ingleside Heights neighborhood after a bomb threat this morning, police said. School staff…

SFPD, SFFD Respond to Fatal Stabbing

SFPD, SFFD Respond to Fatal Stabbing

San Francisco police and fire personnel responded to a report of a fatal stabbing in the city’s Bayview neighborhood this morning, police said. Fire and…

Child Struck by Car in Mission District

Child Struck by Car in Mission District

A 3-year-old child was hit by a car while crossing 21st Street in San Francisco’s Mission District this morning, authorities said. The driver was turning…

SFPD Investigate Homicide After Body Parts Found in Suitcase

SFPD Investigate Homicide After Body Parts Found in Suitcase

Police in San Francisco this morning are investigating the Wednesday discovery of human body parts found in a suitcase. Officers responded at 4:14 p.m. to…

Suspicious Package Report Leads SFPD to Suitcase Containing Dismembered Body

Suspicious Package Report Leads SFPD to Suitcase Containing Dismembered Body

San Francisco police say a suitcase found in the South of Market area this afternoon contained dismembered body parts. The suitcase was found after a…

Video Released of SFPD Officer Handcuffing Attorney Trying to Represent Client

The San Francisco Public Defender’s Office released cellphone videos today of a deputy public defender who was placed in handcuffs for resisting arrest outside of…

Man Stabbed in Torso in Mission District

Man Stabbed in Torso in Mission District

A man was injured when two suspects stabbed him in the torso in San Francisco’s Mission District early Saturday morning, police said. According to police,…

Two Stabbed in the Bayview

Two Stabbed in the Bayview

Two people have been stabbed in the Bayview neighborhood of San Francisco this morning, a San Francisco Fire Department dispatcher said. The department dispatched first…

SoMa Stabbing Sends One Man to Hospital in Critical Condition

SoMa Stabbing Sends One Man to Hospital in Critical Condition

A stabbing Sunday afternoon in the South of Market neighborhood of San Francisco sent one man to the hospital in critical condition, police said today….

Two Injured in Separate Visitacion Valley Shootings

Two Injured in Separate Visitacion Valley Shootings

Two shootings took place within a half hour and a half-mile of each other in San Francisco’s Visitacion Valley neighborhood this evening, according to a…

Barricaded Suspect in Ingleside Taken Into Custody

Barricaded Suspect in Ingleside Taken Into Custody

A man who allegedly barricaded himself inside a home in San Francisco’s Ingleside neighborhood on Thursday evening has been taken into custody this morning, a…

SFPD in Standoff With Barricaded Suspect in Ingleside

SFPD in Standoff With Barricaded Suspect in Ingleside

San Francisco police were negotiating with a barricaded suspect this evening in the Ingleside neighborhood. Police were called to the area of Grafton and Ashton…