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Dr. Rochelle Dicker (left,) Jefferson Award Winner. (CBS)

Jefferson Award Winner, SF Surgeon Helps Young Offenders Move Away From Violence

San Francisco General Hospital said a third of the shooting, stabbing and beating victims it treats return to the emergency room, injured from yet another crime. But one doctor has come up with a way to stop the revolving door of violence.

04/14/2014

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SF General Hospital Gets Security Recommendations From UCSF After Lynne Spalding Death

UCSF is recommending several changes following an independent review of the security program at San Francisco General Hospital after last year’s case involving Lynne Spalding prompted them to do so.

03/28/2014

SFPD on the scene of a drive-by shooting that left seven people hurt. (CBS)

SFPD Arrest 2 In Connection With Tenderloin Shooting

A man has been detained in connection with a shooting in San Francisco’s Tenderloin neighborhood Sunday night.

03/25/2014

San Francisco police at the scene of an officer-involved shooting in the Mission District near Florida and 26th streets.

SFPD Officer Shot Over Weekend Expected To Make Full Recovery

An SFPD officer shot over the weekend is expected to make a full recovery, but according to police, he may have accidentally been shot by his partner.

03/10/2014

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Man In Wheelchair Suspected Of Attacking Women Near SF General Hospital

A wheelchair-bound man is being sought on suspicion of multiple assaults on women recently near San Francisco General Hospital, sheriff’s officials said Tuesday.

03/05/2014

Lynne Spalding (FIND LYNNE/Facebook)

Family Of Woman Found Dead In SF General Hospital Stairwell Files Claim Against City

The family of a woman found dead in a San Francisco General Hospital stairwell last October has filed a claim against the city for her death.

03/05/2014

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Elderly SF General Patient Attacked In Emergency Room; Man Arrested

A 29-year-old man pleaded not guilty Wednesday to three felony charges in connection with an alleged attack of an elderly woman at San Francisco General Hospital last Friday, prosecutors said.

02/19/2014

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2 Men Stabbed In SF Richmond District

SFPD is investigating a stabbing in the city’s Richmond District that sent two men to the hospital early Sunday morning.

02/16/2014

Lynne Spalding (FIND LYNNE/Facebook)

Report: SF General Nurses Didn’t Follow Orders To Watch Lynne Spalding

A report claims nurses at S.F. General failed to follow a doctor’s orders to maintain a constant watch on a patient who left her room and was found dead in a stairwell.

02/02/2014

Missing San Francisco General Hospital patient Valerie Gates. (CBS)

Surgery Patient Missing From San Francisco General Hospital Found Safe

A woman who walked out of San Francisco General Hospital after surgery Thursday was found safe Friday in the city’s Mission District.

01/31/2014

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