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FILE - In this Sunday, March 6, 2005 file photo, a UN trooper searches a man on a bicycle in the streets of Bunia, Democratic Republic of Congo.
police arrested two San Francisco residents in the slaying of a 44-year-old San Bruno man who was killed in the Mission District, officials said Friday.
BERKELEY (CBS SF) - Berkeley police are asking for the public's help identifying a suspected prowler who was caught on camera allegedly trying to break into cars early Sunday morning.
The Castro, along with the Panhandle, Duboce Triangle, The Haight, and Alamo Square -- all just east of Golden Gate Park, are seeing the biggest increase in violent crime in all of San Francisco for the first two months of the year compared to 2016.
San Francisco police arrested a barricaded suspect who discharged a round Saturday morning. (KGO-TV). KGO. Saturday, March 25, 2017 01:22PM.
(AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli). Investigators walk to the home where four people were found dead, Thursday, March 23, 2017, in Sacramento, Calif.
San Francisco (KRON) - Investigators from San Francisco police Department's Southern police Station arrested a man in connection with a series of burglaries that happened primarily in the Central and Southern police Districts, San Francisco police ...
A man was rushed to a hospital following a shooting a few blocks from San Francisco City Hall Friday morning, police said. Gunfire broke out around 8:30 a.m. at Franklin and Turk streets, said Officer Jennifer Nguyen, a spokeswoman for the San ...
San Francisco (CBS SF) - A man was critically injured in a shooting a few blocks from San Francisco's City Hall Friday morning, according to police.
Acting police Chief Peter Newsham said at a news conference Wednesday night that officers responding to a call about a shooting that evening confronted the man with a gun in an apartment building.
After seeing his picture in the news, Jackson turned himself in at a police station. He was armed with two knives and told officers he had tossed the sword in a trash bin in Washington Square Park, officials said.
A group of San Francisco teenagers are headed halfway across the world to Ghana in West Africa. The group is being accompanied by a group of San Francisco police officers as a part of a mentoring program. (KGO-TV ). KGO. By Jonathan Bloom. Thursday ...
Officers went to the home, and when they didn't get an answer, went inside. There, they found four bodies, according to Ofc. Linda Matthew, a Sacramento police Department spokesperson. police say a possible suspect has been detained in San Francisco.
A San Francisco man was arrested on suspicion of threatening to shoot a woman wearing a hijab because she is Muslim, police said Thursday. Joshua Ruano, 27, is being held on suspicion of making a criminal threat with a hate-crime enhancement, ...
police have arrested a woman who allegedly intentionally struck several pedestrians at a Union City Walmart parking lot on Sunday.
San Francisco (KTVU) - Two men are being hailed as heroes after thwarting the kidnapping of a 13-year-old girl in San Francisco's West Portal neighborhood. And today SFPD announced that within six hours of the botched kidnapping, they had found ...
As she left her apartment, police called to her to get inside and lock her doors. Thompson, 21, said she had her 2-year-old daughter in the apartment.
In San Francisco, the police Commission approved a body-worn camera policy for the police Department in June of last year after months of negotiations with the police union. A key sticking point was whether or not officers should be allowed to look at ...
Jerusalem (AP) - Israeli police on Thursday arrested a 19-year-old hacker who they said was the main suspect in a wave of bomb threats against Jewish community centers in the United States, appearing to crack a case that has sent a chill through the ...
City College of San Francisco is one of the biggest community colleges in the country, but the police officers patrolling the campus are only armed with pepper spray and a baton at this time.
police are investigating a report of an attempted kidnapping in San Francisco late Wednesday.
FAIRFIELD (CBS SF) - Four people were arrested and their vehicles impounded after Fairfield police busted up an illegal sideshow, authorities said.
SOUTH San Francisco, CA - A motorcyclist suffered life-threatening injuries when they were hit by a vehicle on El Camino Real on Tuesday afternoon, the ...
The San Francisco police Department said Gongora lunged at the officers with a knife. But eyewitnesses disputed this. "He didn't charge the officers," John Visor, who was living in a tent on Shotwell Street and was roughly 10 feet from Gongora when ...
ARCADIA >> Local police are asking for the public's help in the search for a 21-year-old man visiting the Los Angeles area who was last heard from early Tuesday morning.
San Francisco, CA - BART police arrested 27 people last week at San Francisco's Civic Center Station in a sting operation targeting narcotics users.
Two San Francisco police officers may have been hurt in a crash at 5th and Brannan streets. A police car is in the middle of the intersection and a black sedan is on the curb.
San Francisco (CBS SF) - A man was arrested Friday morning after he allegedly said he planted two bombs in BART's Civic Center station in San Francisco, a BART spokesman said. police arrested 46-year-old Don Stevens on suspicion of making a ...
HAYWARD, Calif. (AP) - police shot and killed a woman east of San Francisco after they say the driver shifted into reverse and rammed a police vehicle, injuring two detectives. The woman's name was not released. KRON-TV reports ...
San Francisco's new police chief, William Scott, has dismissed two police recruits - one just two days before completing probation - over cheating allegations involving the unauthorized use of a study guide for tests administered during field training.
San Francisco (KCBS) - Two police recruits have been dismissed by the San Francisco police Department over allegations they cheated on tests given during field training.
police and the California Highway Patrol say their investigation into a fight on Highway 101 in San Francisco between a group of dirt bikers and a Lyft driver continues.
This undated photo provided by the Cincinnati police Department shows Damion McRae, who is charged with attempted murder and a weapons count after police say he opened fire on two officers responding to a domestic violence call at an apartment ...
San Francisco, CA - A man allegedly lit a boat on fire in San Francisco's Marina District early this morning and then tried to swim away from the scene, ...
The man locked himself in the minivan late Sunday with a gas can and lighter, and the hose was employed after he lit a cigarette and poured what appeared to be gasoline onto a rag, Orange police Lt. Fred Lopez said. police in the city 30 miles ...
police said Helstrom threatened a building manager and pest control employee with a firearm. Also that a handgun was later recovered from her apartment but she says it wasn't real.
Three new San Francisco police station captains were named by Chief William Scott on Friday as part of a recent shift in department leadership.
A San Francisco police officer directing traffic downtown shot and injured a dog that ran at him on Saturday, police said Monday.
police need help finding an at-risk woman who is nine months pregnant after she went missing in San Francisco on Sunday.
SOUTH San Francisco (KRON) - San Francisco police Department is investigating a convenience store robbery that happened on Friday in South San ...
VALLEJO (KPIX 5) - A brutal takedown by Vallejo police was caught on cellphone video. Witnesses said the force the officer used on the suspect was too much.
San Francisco police are posting updates on their twitter page. They say their negotiation team is "creating time & distance in an attempt to apprehend the suspect w/ a peaceful outcome.
San Francisco (KPIX 5) - A woman recently robbed at gunpoint with her baby in her arms at a San Francisco parking garage had reason to smile Friday after a show of compassion by the SFPD.
"We started it out here in 1999, a new chapter in the San Francisco Bay Area. We called it the San Francisco Bay Area law enforcement Emerald Society.
The San Francisco police Department took the suspect into custody around 9:40 p.m., after a nearly eight hour standoff with police.
Violent encounters between police and individuals with mental illness - Sean Moore in San Francisco and Joseph Mann in Sacramento - have highlighted the use of lethal force.
A 23-year-old man suspected in a string of residential burglaries across three San Francisco neighborhoods in less than a week was arrested, police said Thursday. The suspected "serial burglar," Evan Underwood, was arrested Wednesday at about 5:30 ...
San Francisco police are searching for two men who targeted a mother in a parking garage of a Mission District apartment complex.
San Francisco (KRON) - San Francisco police have arrested three people in connection with a string of Taraval neighborhood burglaries, according to police.
San Francisco police say cellphone video taken two weeks ago, in which a civilian had to come to the rescue of an officer being attacked by a homeless man, highlights the need for non-lethal tools to be approved.





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