Tim Ryan

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Tim Ryan graduated from CSU Chico with a Journalism degree and worked at KSRO Radio Santa Rosa and WCCO News/Talk CBS station in Minneapolis from 1982 through 2000. After several stints with CBS Radio out of NY he made his way to the Bay Area joining KCBS in 2005.

Tim was live on the air from Candlestick Park when the Loma Prieta earthquake struck in 1989, continuing his coverage for days on a borrowed bicycle. He was embedded with the CA National Guard for 11 days after Hurricane Katrina devastated the Gulf Coast in 2005. Tim commutes to work on Caltrain and his bicycle.

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A San Francisco Police officer riding on a Muni Metro train. (CBS)

Plan To Run BART, Muni Late Night In SF Lacks Needed Cash

“The Other 9-To-5″ report calls for a major boost in overnight public transportation to and from San Francisco. The only problem is the report doesn’t have a plan for where to get the cash to make it happen.

02/23/2015

A San Francisco Police cruiser. (CBS)

2 Walgreens Employees Attacked At Store In San Francisco’s Union Square Neighborhood

Three suspects have been arrested and San Francisco police said they know the identity, who is still outstanding.

02/18/2015

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Oakland Teachers Stop Doing Voluntary Work Amid Contract Talks

As a result of frustrating contract talks with the school district, some Oakland school teachers on Monday will begin cutting back on their schedules and doing the bare minimum inside—and outside—the classroom.

01/05/2015

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San Francisco Police Seek 2 Suspects After Home-Invasion Robbery In Parkmerced

San Francisco police are searching for one or more are suspects involved in home-invasion robbery that happened early Monday morning in Parkmerced, a large apartment complex near San Francisco State University.

12/29/2014

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Alert Cop Rescues 16-Year-Old From Prostitution, Uncovers Sex Business After Routine Traffic Stop In Marin

It’s the usual story of Internet-fueled exploitation, a greedy adult, a naive teen and a cheap hotel. It all ended Monday when police found a girl holed up in a Terra Linda hotel, turning tricks for Johns via the Internet website, Back Page.

12/24/2014

(Tim Ryan/CBS)

First Winter Sunrise Gets People Up Early For A Spectacular View Of San Francisco

Winter’s initial sunrise over San Francisco was postcard perfect Monday morning and many people were atop the Marin Headlands admiring the colorful yet foggy city by the Bay.

12/22/2014

Sgt. Ian Furminger and Officer Edmund Robles and their attorneys in federal court, February 28, 2014. (Sketch by Vicki Behringer)

2 San Francisco Police Officers Convicted On Several Counts In Federal Corruption Trial

Two San Francisco police officers were found guilty on about half the charges against them in a federal corruption trial as the jury reached a verdict on Friday.

12/05/2014

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Skateboarder Fighting For Life After Driver Strikes Him Near SF’s Golden Gate Park

A skateboarder suffered life-threatening injuries Thursday night in a collision with a car on the Great Highway near San Francisco’s Ocean Beach. The driver was arrested on suspicion of being under the influence of narcotics.

12/05/2014

Under the eyes of city hall and a statue of Frank H. Ogawa, Occupy Oakland protestors camp in Frank H. Ogawa Plaza on November 13, 2011 in Oakland, California. In the wake of violent confrontations with police, vandalism and the recent shooting near the encampment, Oakland mayor Jean Quan and city administrators have issued eviction notices to protesters at the Occupy Oakland encampment and have asked them to leave immediately.  (Photo by Mathew Sumner/Getty Images)

Oakland’s ‘Bottom 8’ Mayoral Candidates Say They’re Not Getting Fair News Coverage

15 candidates are running for mayor of Oakland this election year, but at least eight candidates claim that they don’t get enough media coverage.

10/28/2014

The West Oakland BART station. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

BART Surveys Riders; Asks Input On Potential Station Remodels

BART is surveying riders in person this week at Embarcadero and Montgomery stations and online to ask what kinds of improvements they can make to take their look into the 21st century.

10/28/2014

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