A homeless hitchhiker armed with a hatchet is being credited with saving lives after stopping a man who apparently believed he was Jesus from attacking people.
A man was critically injured when he was hit in the head with a bike lock in San Francisco’s Fillmore District early Monday morning, police said.
Police said the suspect, described only as a 40-year-old Richmond resident, stabbed the victim in the neck with the ice pick during an argument outside a business in the 11200 block of San Pablo Avenue around 11 p.m. Saturday.
A man convicted of a series of brutal sexual assaults along San Francisco’s 24th Street corridor last year was sentenced Friday in San Francisco Superior Court to 370 years to life in prison.
Police at Diablo Valley College in Pleasant Hill are offering a $5,000 reward for information about an incident in which a police services officer was injured by a small metallic object on campus earlier this month.
The head of the Senate Intelligence Committee says former CIA Director David Petraeus has agreed to testify to Congress about the Sept. 11 attacks on the U.S. Consulate in Benghazi, Libya, that killed the U.S. ambassador and three other Americans.
A San Francisco Superior Court jury Tuesday found a man guilty of more than two-dozen charges stemming from a series of grisly sexual assaults along the city’s 24th Street corridor last year.
A man was critically injured in an attack outside a bar in San Francisco’s Inner Richmond neighborhood early Sunday morning, police said Monday.
A suspect attempting to steal a car brandished a machete at the vehicle’s owner in Oakland Thursday evening, according to police.
Police are searching for a man suspected of using a knife to slash a man’s face after breaking into a San Jose bicycle shop early Saturday morning.