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Christopher Joseph Maffei is accused of abducting his two children from his ex-girlfriend's South San Francisco home and taking them on a stolen yacht. (San Mateo County Sheriff.)

South SF Dad Pleads No Contest In Stolen Yacht Abduction Case

A South San Francisco man is facing up to four years and four months in jail after pleading no contest to charges that he kidnapped his two children and took them away on a stolen yacht.

04/22/2013

Jackie Speier

South City Gun Buyback Pulls 250 Weapons Out Of Circulation

A gun buyback that took place in San Mateo County on Saturday has been deemed a success by one of its organizers, Rep. Jackie Speier.

04/14/2013

Surveillance cameras captured images of a man suspected of electronics thefts at South SF businesses.  (Credit: South SF Police)

iPhones, iPads Stolen From South SF Businesses By Man Posing As Customer

South San Francisco police were searching for a man they say has entered as many as five random businesses and stole employees’ iPhones.

04/02/2013

Joshua Tatro

Peninsula Water Polo Coach Gets Prison Sentence For Sex Abuse

A former Aragon High School water polo coach convicted of sexually abusing a student collapsed to the floor of a San Mateo County courtroom Wednesday morning when he was sentenced to two years in state prison for his crimes, the district attorney said.

03/27/2013

South San Francisco Ferry. (CBS)

New South SF Ferry Failing To Lure Commuters, Cover Costs

A 9-month-old ferry line that services South San Francisco from Oakland and Alameda is attracting only a fraction of the riders necessary to cover operational cots.

03/18/2013

Christopher Joseph Maffei is accused of abducting his two children from his ex-girlfriend's South San Francisco home and taking them on a stolen yacht. (San Mateo County Sheriff.)

Bay Area Dad Faces Trial For Kidnapping Kids, Stealing Boat

A 43-year-old father is set to stand trial on charges that he kidnapped his two young children and took them away on a stolen yacht.

02/22/2013

Genentech in South San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

ConsumerWatch: Genentech Expected To Hire 600 New Employees

Genentech expects to fill nearly 600 new positions this year, many at their South San Francisco headquarters. The Bay Area biotech giant consistently lands on Fortune Magazine’s list of top companies to work for.

02/22/2013

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3 Women Struck During Carjacking In South City Parking Lot

Three women were punched during a carjacking in South San Francisco early Sunday morning.

12/30/2012

(Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)

South SF Officer Helped Save 2-Month-Old’s Life On Christmas

A South San Francisco police officer helped save a 2-month-old infant who had stopped breathing on Christmas morning, a lieutenant said Thursday.

12/27/2012

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1 Dead In Multi-Car Crash On I-280 In South San Francisco

An on-ramp and one lane of traffic on southbound interstate Highway 280 in South San Francisco was blocked as emergency responders responded to a multi-vehicle crash that killed at least one person.

12/15/2012

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