Financial District

PG&E crews investigate a fire underneath Montgomery St. in San Francisco's Financial District. (CBS)

Underground Vault Fires In San Francisco Financial Dist. Extinguished

A fire in an underground vault was quickly extinguished Wednesday afternoon in San Francisco’s Financial District, fire and PG&E officials said.


San Francisco police officers atop a police vehicle prepare to approach a naked man standing atop a traffic sign (upper left), September 13, 2013. (CBS)

Man Who Threatened To Jump From SF Hi-Rise Removed Pants Atop Street Sign A Week Ago

A man who threw concrete and bricks at police while on a building’s ledge in San Francisco’s Financial District on Monday afternoon is the same person who stood nude atop a signpost for hours last week.


Window-Washing Scaffold

Dangling Window-Washing Rig Secured On San Francisco High-Rise

A street reopened in San Francisco’s Financial District Friday morning after being closed beneath a window-washing scaffold that was hanging unsafely from a high-rise. That rig has since been secured, a fire official said.



Man Robs Bank In SF’s Financial District

A man robbed a bank in San Francisco’s Financial District on Tuesday afternoon, police said.



San Francisco South Of Market Shooting Sends Man To Hospital

A man shot in his torso in San Francisco’s South of Market neighborhood Thursday is expected to survive, according to police.


Twitter logo is displayed at the entrance of Twitter headquarters in San Francisco. (AFP/Getty Images)

San Francisco DA Subpoenas Twitter In Protest Case

Social networking giant Twitter has been subpoenaed by the San Francisco District Attorney’s Office, as prosecutors investigate a violent protest that took place in October.



Man Hit, Killed By Truck On San Francisco’s Market Street

The collision was reported around 2:30 p.m. at Market and Beale streets, police spokesman Officer Carlos Manfredi said. The truck driver stopped at the scene and is cooperating with investigators, he said.


The San Francisco Police Dept. Bomb Squad at work. (CBS file photo)

Suspicious Package Prompts Street Closures In SF Financial District

A shelter-in-place order was issued after a suspicious package was found in San Francisco’s Financial District late Tuesday morning, a San Francisco police officer said.


Occupy Wall Street anniversary protests in San Francisco (CBS)

Occupy SF Protesters Mark 1st Anniversary Of Movement

Protesters returned to Justin Herman Plaza Monday night following a day of rallies and marches to mark the one-year anniversary since the beginning of the Occupy Wall Street movement in New York.



27 Arrested In SF Protest By Janitorial Union

Union officials say 27 protesters were arrested during a march by janitors through San Francisco’s financial district.