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Man Shoots Self In Foot, Bullet Also Hits 9-Year-Old Boy

Associated Press | David Moye | Posted 10.28.2015 | Crime

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say a man shot himself in the foot and the round went through a floor, hitting a 9-year-old sleeping boy. KRON-T...

News Crews Robbed During Broadcast

The Huffington Post | Michael McLaughlin | Posted 07.02.2015 | Crime

SAN FRANCISCO -- Two television news crews were robbed and a cameraman was pistol-whipped in San Francisco on Thursday, even as a reporter was trying ...

Burglary Suspect Acquitted -- He Thought He Was Entering A Spaceship

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 05.04.2015 | Weird News

It makes sense when you think about it ... maybe. A San Francisco man accused of burglarizing an apartment last May was acquitted earlier this week...

Furniture Store Used As Front For Marijuana Grow Room: Cops

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 01.27.2015 | Weird News

A scheme to grow marijuana in the back of a phony furniture store went up in smoke after authorities got wind of what was really going on at the premi...

FBI Launches Nationwide Manhunt After Explosives Found

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 06.02.2014 | Crime

The FBI has launched a nationwide manhunt for 42-year-old Ryan Kelly Chamberlain II after a raid on his San Francisco apartment turned up explosive ma...

7 Wounded In San Francisco Shooting

Posted 03.24.2014 | Crime

Seven people were wounded in a shooting Sunday night in San Francisco's Tenderloin district. KRON 4 says the incident may have been a drive-by sho...

This Lady Really, Really Wants To Go To Hawaii

The Huffington Post | Lydia O'Connor | Posted 03.21.2014 | Weird News

San Francisco’s serial “flight sneaker” has been arrested a second time just weeks after her repeated attempts to board Hawaii-bound flights wit...

Crime Scene DNA No Match For Woman Convicted Of 1976 Murder

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 03.07.2014 | Crime

A woman convicted of the 1976 murder of a University of Nevada-Reno college student may get a new chance at freedom thanks to a new test of DNA found ...

Off-Duty Cop Opens Fire During Fender Bender Dispute

The Huffington Post | Lydia O'Connor | Posted 01.23.2014 | Crime

A police sergeant is under investigation by the San Francisco Police Department after shooting another motorist while off duty when a fender bender d...

Teen Robbery Suspect Killed When Bullet Ricochets Off Victim's Face

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 12.30.2013 | Crime

A 16-year-old robbery suspect was killed after a bullet shot by an alleged accomplice ricocheted off the crime victim's face and hit the teen. Inve...

Scam Artists Lure Victims With Bizarre Fetish: Cops

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 08.12.2013 | Weird News

Guys, if you're looking for love online, here's a tip: Be very suspicious if your prospective date asks you to show up with lots of cash. That was...

Jury Convicts Burglar Who Shot -- And Later Sued -- 90-year-old

AP/ Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 11.02.2012 | Crime

NOVATO, Calif. — A Marin County jury has convicted a burglar of two counts of attempted murder for breaking into the home of a 90-year-old man and s...

Alleged Robber Sues Victim For 'Negligent Shooting'

Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 10.29.2012 | Crime

A 90-year-old man who shot a robbery suspect is now being sued by the accused burglar. Back in January, Sam Cutrufelli allegedly entered the Greenb...

Courage to Call It

George Gascón | Posted 11.11.2012 | San Francisco
George Gascón

The criminal justice system is failing us. But jails and prisons are not the answer to every crime or every criminal. It is okay, even safe, to give people an opportunity to reform themselves.

Robin Wilkey

Great News For San Francisco Public Safety

HuffingtonPost.com | Robin Wilkey | Posted 06.18.2012 | San Francisco

Violent crimes have continued to drop in the Bay Area according to new FBI statistics released last week. According to the findings, 13 of the Bay ...

Robin Wilkey

SHOCK: Serial Homophobic Beatings Spark Citywide Public Search

HuffingtonPost.com | Robin Wilkey | Posted 04.26.2012 | San Francisco

The San Francisco Police Department is asking for the public's help in the search for three men suspected of two separate homophobic attacks in the Ca...

Gang Member Accused In Triple-Murder Testifies

Robin Wilkey | Posted 04.10.2012 | San Francisco

On Monday, Edwin Ramos, the MS-13 gang member accused of killing three members of the Bologna family in a drive-by shooting, took the stand before his...

Cops: Gay Men Being Drugged And Robbed In The Castro

| Posted 05.17.2012 | San Francisco

This article comes to us courtesy of SF Weekly's The Snitch. By Erin Sherbert San Francisco police are asking gay men in the Castro to be a litt...

WATCH: Beloved Bart Saxophone Player, 'Jazzman', Arrested For Murder In 25-Yr-Old Case

Robin Wilkey | Posted 02.10.2012 | San Francisco

This week, Ronald Brewington -- the beloved Embarcadero BART station saxophone player, "The Jazzman" -- was arrested in Oakland. According to the U.S....

San Francisco's 'Crime Family' In Hot Water Again

| Posted 11.15.2011 | San Francisco

This article comes to us courtesy of SF Weekly's The Snitch. By Lauren Smiley District Attorney George Gascón is calling them San Francisco's o...

Series Of Shootings Shake San Francisco

| Posted 09.24.2011 | San Francisco

This article comes to us courtesy of SF Weekly. By Erin Sherbert UPDATE: Police said the victim has now been upgraded to non-life threatening in...