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Lombard Street

An electric car makes its way down the famous 'crooked street' otherwise known as Lombard Street in San Francisco. (David Paul Morris/Getty Images)

Man Robbed Of Camera At Gunpoint At San Francisco’s Lombard St.

A man was robbed at gunpoint while taking pictures of San Francisco’s famously crooked Lombard Street on Tuesday night, police said Wednesday.

07/17/2013

A branch of a downed tree is smashed onto a house on Lurmont Terrace in San Francisco's Russian Hill neighborhood, December 5, 2012. (CBS)

Tree Smashes Into Home In San Francisco’s Russian Hill Neighborhood

A tree fell onto a home in San Francisco’s Russian Hill neighborhood Wednesday morning, a fire department spokeswoman said.

12/05/2012

Construction equipment stands by along the bypass next to Doyle Drive in San Francisco, April 27, 2012. (Presidio Parkway))

KCBS Cover Story: One Last Time Along San Francisco’s Doyle Drive

After more than 60 years driving a familiar route to and from the Golden Gate Bridge, Bay Area commuters will have to get used to a completely new alignment starting Monday.

04/27/2012

Onlookers observe a plume of water on the crooked part of Lombard St. in San Francisco after a car crashed into a fire hydrant, March 2, 2012. (Brian McInerny)

Driver Crashes Into Hydrant On SF’s Crooked Lombard Street; Houses Flooded

A vehicle traveling down the crooked block of San Francisco’s Lombard Street struck a fire hydrant Friday afternoon, causing water to flood into some nearby homes.

03/02/2012

San Francisco emergency crews below a Telegraph Hill cliff where a burglary suspect refused to come down. (CBS)

SF Burglary Suspect Escapes After 24-Hours On Telegraph Hill Cliff

The burglary suspect who was involved in a standoff with police on a steep hillside in San Francisco’s Telegraph Hill neighborhood for more than 24 hours slipped away under the cover of darkness Wednesday night.

01/05/2012

Conservatory of Flowers

Seven Strolls That Say ‘San Francisco’

San Francisco is a walker’s town, best seen up close, personal and on foot. Here are seven classic San Francisco locations that — provided you’re in reasonably good shape — will reward your investment of time and shoe leather.

CBS San Francisco–09/02/2011

A police car at the scene of a motorcycle hit & run crash on Lombard St. in San Francisco, May 16, 2011. (CBS)

SF Driver Rear-Ends Motorcyclist, Flees With Victim On Car Hood

A driver struck a motorcyclist on San Francisco’s Lombard Street on Monday and continued driving with the motorcyclist still on the hood of the car.

KPIX 5–05/16/2011