'Sherlock' Star Cumberbatch Praised for Tackling MuggersBenedict Cumberbatch was praised by a fast-food delivery service after a newspaper reported the "Sherlock" star had fought off muggers who were attacking one of its cyclists.
Caught On Camera: Elderly Woman Mugged, Dragged By Car In Attack Outside Oakland HomeAn elderly woman was robbed and dragged outside her Oakland home in an attack caught on her neighbor's surveillance camera.
Man Seriously Hurt After Violent Mugging In San Francisco's Portola DistrictA 52-year-old man who was knocked unconscious while being assaulted during a mugging in San Francisco's Portola District on Sunday night is at a hospital with life-threatening injuries, police said today.
Friends Ask Police To Do More At Vigil For Man Killed Over Phone In San Francisco’s Duboce ParkFriends of a man killed Monday in Duboce Park held a vigil within hours of his murder and want San Francisco police to do more in the area that has seen an increase in violent crime.
Man Strikes, Robs Woman Walking Dog In San Mateo ParkInvestigators were asking for the public's help in identifying a suspect wanted in connection with a mugging in San Mateo's Central Park on Tuesday.
Man Pistol-Whipped, Robbed By 3 Women On SJSU CampusThe victim, who is not a university student or employee, was sitting in a grassy area near the Smith/Carlos statue around 8 p.m. when he was attacked by three female suspects, all of whom are thought to have been between 15 and 20 years old, university spokeswoman Pat Lopes Harris said.
Teen Girls Arrested For Mugging Elderly Woman On SF Muni Light RailTwo teenage girls were arrested over the weekend in connection with the robbery of a 68-year-old woman aboard a San Francisco Municipal Railway light-rail vehicle last month, police said Wednesday.
Video Shows Teen Girls' Attack On Elderly SF Muni PassengerSan Francisco police hope someone recognizes the two young women seen carrying out a mugging on a San Francisco Muni light rail vehicle last week.
Teen Girls Punch, Rob 68-Year-Old Woman On SF Muni Light-Rail VehicleA 68-year-old woman was punched in the face and had her two purses stolen by two teenage girls on a San Francisco Municipal Railway light-rail vehicle in the city’s Bayview District on Tuesday night, police said.
SF Police Name Man Suspected Of Throwing Dog Into Oncoming TrafficSan Francisco police have identified a man who allegedly killed a woman's dog during a robbery in the city's Tenderloin neighborhood last month as 35-year-old Laurice Barrett.
Mugger Reportedly Tases Woman In The Face In Daytime SF AttackA San Francisco woman tells the blog Haighteration that she was waiting for the bus near Divisadero and Haight St. when a man demanding her phone attacked her and shot her in the face multiple times with a stun gun.
Surveillance Footage Of SF Tenderloin Dog Killing Suspect ReleasedSan Francisco police Wednesday released surveillance footage of a man who allegedly killed a woman’s dog during a robbery in the city’s Tenderloin neighborhood last week.