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11-Year-Old Boy Has Skateboard Stolen At Gunpoint In SF Visitacion Valley

An 11-year-old boy had his skateboard stolen at gunpoint in San Francisco’s Visitacion Valley neighborhood on Friday, police said Monday.



Livermore Teen Skateboarder Killed In Collision With Pickup Truck

A 13-year-old boy was killed when he struck a pickup truck while riding a skateboard in Livermore on Tuesday evening, police said.


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Best Skateboarding Shops In San Francisco

Nobody beats San Fran for skate shops, but finding the right fit is paramount for anyone who loves the skateboarding life. Shops like the best five here provide a tight-knit community that keeps every boarder up to par in addition to sending shoppers home satisfied.


A skateboarder performs a manuever. (City of East Palo Alto)

California’s Largest Skate Park To Remain Open in San Jose

A recently completed skate park – the largest in the state – will no longer have to close down, thanks to last minute support from parents and the City of San Jose.



Skateboarder Hit By Truck In San Francisco’s Tenderloin Dies

A skateboarder died from injuries he suffered when he rolled through a red light and was struck by a truck in San Francisco’s Tenderloin neighborhood on Wednesday, police said.



Man Hit With Skateboard, Stabbed During SF Brawl

A man was stabbed in the back and hit with a skateboard on San Francisco’s Market Street early Thursday morning, police said.


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Skateboarding 6-Year-Old Struck By Police Officer In Santa Rosa

A Santa Rosa police officer hit a 6-year-old boy on a skateboard while driving Saturday, sending the boy to the hospital.


Third and Army in the Dogpatch

From Neal… Two years ago we took a family spring break trip to San Francisco. Sean and Leo were already skating and, thanks to YouTube, they knew about some of the city’s better known skate […]



Capitola Woman Dies After Collision With Skateboarder

A Capitola woman died Tuesday as a result of injuries sustained after a skateboarder collided with her as she was crossing the street.

CBS San Francisco–07/07/2011


Man To Stand Trial In Fatal San Francisco Skateboard Attack

A Utah man on Wednesday was ordered to stand trial for allegedly beating a man to death with a skateboard in San Francisco’s Haight-Ashbury neighborhood on Christmas Day—a case his attorney has described as self-defense.

CBS San Francisco–03/17/2011