Several hundred people dressed as Santa Claus, elves, reindeer and other holiday figures for SantaCon 2011.
A man was stabbed in the back and hit with a skateboard on San Francisco’s Market Street early Thursday morning, police said.
A shady customer stole some sunglasses at gunpoint from a store on San Francisco’s Market Street on Monday evening, police said.
About two-dozen anti-BART protesters marched along San Francisco’s Market Street Monday evening in the fifth consecutive Monday rush-hour demonstration.
Another Monday means another protest at downtown San Francisco Bay Area Rapid Transit stations.
As one protest group prepped for its fourth consecutive Monday protest at the Civic Center Bay Area Rapid Transit station Monday evening, another activist organization announced plans for a demonstration against BART police on Thursday.
For the third consecutive Monday, BART officials had warned commuters that stations may be closed due to this planned protest by the hacker group “Anonymous.”
BART advised passengers to be prepared for possible stations closures during the Monday evening commute if protesters once again try to disrupt train service.
We are learning more about the 35 who people were arrested during Monday evening’s BART protest, which shut down two downtown San Francisco Bay Area Rapid Transit stations at several points throughout the roving demonstration.
BART directors were set to hold a special meeting Wednesday morning to discuss the transit agency’s decision to shut down cellphone service at stations in an effort to thwart a planned protest.