South Of Market

Police on the scene after a pedestrian was hit near 8th and Market Streets in San Francisco on June 2, 2015. (CBS)

Suspect Being Chased By San Francisco Police Strikes Pedestrian In SoMa, Drives Off To Oakland

A car being chased by San Francisco police struck a pedestrian in San Francisco’s South of Market late Tuesday night.

06/03/2015

These early risers came to Audio Nightclub in San Francisco's SoMa to dance as the sun rises at a morning rave party called 'Daybreaker', which had its first anniversary. (photo credit: Jeffrey Schaub)

San Francisco’s Substance-Free Morning Rave, ‘Daybreaker’, Turns One

San Francisco’s ‘Daybreaker’ party is a morning rave for people who want to dance during sunrise and without substances. KCBS’ Jeffrey Schaub checked out the event, which celebrated its first anniversary.

06/02/2015

Cover art for the 'Superman' comic book, 1930s. (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

San Francisco’s Cartoon Art Museum To Close In June; Searching For New Home After Rent Increase

San Francisco’s only museum devoted to comics, cartoons and animation is closing its doors at the end of June, but not forever.

04/20/2015

Squalid Conditions

San Francisco Apartment From Hell: Tenants Sue Landlord Over Sewage In Sinks, Blood-Stained Walls

Home is where their hell is — that’s what tenants of a South of Market apartment building are trying to illustrate in a lawsuit that alleges a bevy of terrible living conditions despite paying market-rate rents.

04/16/2015

(Seth Skolknick)

San Francisco’s Tiniest Closet-Like Condo Just Sold For $415K

No, it’s not a dorm room — but it’ll cost you the same of putting three kids through college, medical school and then maybe leave you with some leftover change for retirement.

04/15/2015

(San Francisco Sheriff's Department)

Inmate Escapes Custody Of San Francisco Sheriff’s Deputies, Last Seen In SoMa Wearing Only His Underwear

Authorities are searching San Francisco’s South of Market neighborhood late Monday night for an inmate who escaped while taking out the trash, possibly wearing only his boxer shorts.

03/23/2015

A parking space in San Francisco that was removed as part of the "daylighting" process.

San Francisco Removing Dozens Of Parking Spaces In ‘Daylighting’ Plan To Improve Pedestrian Safety

It’s getting harder for drivers to park in San Francisco, and it’s not just because of increased traffic. Some parking spots are actually disappearing, in the name of safety.

03/13/2015

Mutilated Body in Suitcase

Man Arrested In San Francisco Suitcase Body Death Released From Jail Due To Lack Of Evidence

San Francisco prosecutors are declining to file charges pending further investigation against a man who was arrested over the weekend in a case involving a dismembered body found inside a suitcase in the city’s South of Market neighborhood.

02/03/2015

(CBS)

Porta Potties Set On Fire In San Francisco’s SoMa Neighborhood

Fire crews doused a fire at two portable toilets in San Francisco’s South of Market neighborhood Sunday afternoon, a fire dispatcher said.

02/01/2015

Bike involved in fatal collision with cement truck near AT&T Park that killed a cyclist.

Woman’s Family Awarded $4 Million In San Francisco Trial For Negligent Big Rig Driver That Killed Cyclist

The family of a 24-year-old woman who was fatally struck by a truck while riding her bicycle in San Francisco’s South of Market neighborhood in 2013 was awarded $4 million by a San Francisco Superior Court jury last week.

01/19/2015

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