Muni Driver Caught On Video Initially Refusing To Let Wheelchair User Board Bus In San FranciscoA Muni driver may face disciplinary action after being caught on video initially refusing to let a wheelchair user board his bus, and verbally harassing the woman.
Former Oakland School Security Guard Convicted Of Assaulting Wheelchair-Bound StudentA former security guard at Oakland High School was handcuffed and taken to jail Tuesday after a jury convicted him of one felony count of assault with force likely to produce great bodily injury for attacking a student who suffers from cerebral palsy and uses a wheelchair.
Former Oakland High Security Guard Says 'Slapping Was Necessary' For Wheelchair-Bound StudentA former security guard at Oakland High School testified on Thursday that he was justified in using force against a student in a wheelchair in a highly-publicized incident at the school last year because the student was actively resisting him and threatened to kill him.
Private San Francisco Bus Company Accused Of Removing Wheelchair Access From FleetA complaint has been filed with the U.S. Justice Department against Leap, a private fleet of San Francisco buses, over a removal of wheelchair accessible seating.
Beach-Capable Wheelchairs Available At Bay Area BeachesIf you need a wheelchair, the California Coastal Commission doesn’t want it to keep you from enjoying California’s amazing beaches, and they have the equipment to make it happen.
Wheelchair-Bound Man Stabbed In Neck In SF's Bayview DistrictA wheelchair-bound man suffered life-threatening injuries when he was stabbed in the neck in San Francisco's Bayview District on Saturday afternoon.
BART Reaches Agreement With Disability Advocates, Adds More Wheelchair Space On New TrainsThe BART board voted Thursday to approve an agreement with disability advocates that improves accessibility on BART’s new “Fleet of the Future.”
Sound Of Exploding Wheelchair Tire Causes Evacuation Order For Part Of San RafaelThe sound of exploding, over-inflated tires on a wheelchair caused a shelter-in-place order and partial evacuation of the Marin County Civic Center in San Rafael Thursday morning, a sheriff’s lieutenant said.
Caught On Camera: San Francisco Police Officer Tries To Push Wheelchair-Bound Man Into StreetA San Francisco police officer was captured on two separate videos trying to shove a paralyzed, wheelchair-bound man off a curb face first into the street as other officers looked on, until a relative intervened to stop it.
Wheelchair-Bound Man Struck By Car And Killed While Crossing Street In East San JoseA man in a wheelchair crossing the street was struck and killed by a car in East San Jose early Sunday morning.
Woman Escapes In Wheelchair She Allegedly Stole From Man At SF's UN PlazaA woman rode away in a wheelchair she stole from 65-year-old man in San Francisco's United Nations Plaza on Thursday evening.
Vallejo Caregiver Who Sexually Assaulted Disabled Adult Among 104 Fugitives US Marshals Arrested In 2 WeeksThe U.S. Marshals in the Northern and Eastern District of California arrested a caregiver who assaulted a person in a wheelchair along with a hundred other violent fugitives from throughout the region during a two-week operation.