Chinatown

Raymond “Shrimp Boy” Chow, in 2006. (CBS)

San Francisco Judge Denies ‘Shrimp Boy’ Request To Have Racketeering Charges Tossed

The criminal case against a former San Francisco Chinatown gangster will continue after a federal judge denied his request to have the charges thrown out.

08/27/2015

Apartment fire in Oakland's Chinatown. (CBS SF)

Fire In Oakland’s Chinatown Overnight Displaces 17 Residents

Fire investigators are looking into what caused a three-alarm fire that displaced over a dozen people this morning in Oakland.

08/14/2015

77-year-old woman in critical condition following attack in Chinatown neighborhood of San Francisco on May 10, 2015. (Photo courtesy of victim's family)

77-Year-Old Woman Dies After Mother’s Day Assault In San Francisco’s Chinatown

A 77-year-old woman died Friday after suffering life-threatening injuries earlier this month when a person struck her in the head multiple times as she got off a San Francisco Municipal Railway bus, police said Friday.

05/22/2015

77-year-old woman in critical condition following attack in Chinatown neighborhood of San Francisco on May 10, 2015. (Photo courtesy of victim's family)

San Francisco Police Ask For Public’s Help In Brutal Attack Of 77-Year-Old Woman In Chinatown

The victim was attacked on the afternoon of May 10 in Chinatown while exiting a Muni bus. She remains hospitalized with life-threatening injuries.

05/20/2015

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Two Sides Clash Over Conflicting Reports On Airbnb’s Impact On SF’s Housing Market

Two new reports looking into the impact short-term rental companies such as Airbnb have had on housing in San Francisco have come to different conclusions.

05/19/2015

31-year-old Kelsey Fourdyce of Oakland was found dead in the Great Star Theater in San Francisco's Chinatown on May 10, 2015. (CBS)

San Francisco Chinatown Theater Owner Not Facing Charges In Woman’s Death

Police threw Harris Rosenbloom in jail after he called 911 Sunday and said his friend was unconscious inside the Great Star Theater in Chinatown. Kelsey Fourdyce was, in fact, dead. But late Tuesday afternoon, prosecutors announced Rosenbloom, the theater owner, will not face charges.

05/12/2015

Harris Rosenbloom (San Francisco Police Dept.)

Woman Found Dead Inside SF Chinatown Theater; Promoter Arrested

A promoter for the Great Star Theater in San Francisco’s Chinatown neighborhood was arrested on suspicion of homicide Sunday after a 31-year-old woman was found dead inside the theater, a police spokeswoman said.

05/12/2015

San Francisco police are asking for the public's help in finding a teenage girl's stolen cello. (Source: SFPD)

San Francisco Teen’s Stolen $8,500 Cello Dropped Off In Chinatown Bar

A San Francisco teen’s stolen cello has been recovered after a mysterious person dropped it off in a Chinatown bar with instructions to call police.

04/23/2015

A San Francisco Police patrol car (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

92-Year-Old Woman Robbed Inside San Francisco Chinatown Home; Suspect Arrested

Police have arrested a man who allegedly entered the home of a 92-year-old woman and then robbed her in San Francisco’s Chinatown neighborhood over the weekend.

04/08/2015

Cal Parks barn

Weekend Magazine: 279 Parks, Rock Gala, And Forbidden City

You can listen to the broadcast of Weekend Magazine with KCBS Public Affairs Director Liz Saint John every Sunday morning from 3:00am-4:00am and again from 5:00am-6:00am on KCBS All News 740 AM and 106.9 FM. […]

03/18/2015

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