San Francisco's Street Crisis Response Team Responds To Mental Health CallsSan Francisco's new Street Crisis Response Team -- a team dedicated to responding to 911 and 311 calls regarding people having mental health crises -- launched on Monday, Mayor London Breed announced.
San Francisco Creates Street Wellness Response Teams Mayor London Breed has announced the launching of police-free Street Wellness Response teams, the latest phase of her plan to address homelessness, crime and drug use on San Francisco's streets.
San Francisco Launches Street Overdose Response Team To Stem Tide Of Overdose DeathsMayor London Breed has announced a proposal to fund a new Street Overdose Response Team to help stem the stunning rise of overdose deaths on San Francisco's streets.
UPDATE: San Francisco Police Chief Counters DA Boudin's Clearance Rate Claim; 'That's Inaccurate'In a recent interview with KPIX, San Francisco's District Attorney called out police over spiking crime rates. On Tuesday, SFPD Chief Bill Scott gave his response.
KPIX Special: Crime and Punishment In San FranciscoWatch a replay of Sunday's KPIX5's Crime and Punishment Special Report
Crime And Punishment: SFPD Battling Tidal Wave Of Crime And Illegal Drug Sales In The Tenderloin Neighborhood Embattled San Francisco District Attorney Chesa Boudin calls the Tenderloin the most diverse area in the city, but it's also a neighborhood beset by crime and drug sales.
Frustrated San Francisco Crime Victims Demand DA Boudin Step Up Enforcement Or Step AsideJustified or not, San Francisco's controversial district attorney Chesa Boudin has become a lightning rod for victims of crime in the city.
Embattled DA Chesa Boudin Places Blame For San Francisco Crime On Poor Police Follow UpDistrict Attorney Chesa Boudin claimed Sunday that placing blame on his prosecutors for crime in San Francisco's neighborhoods is miscast and should be focused on the police officers union and a poor clearance rate of crimes that are reported to police.
Fears Arise As Burglaries In San Francisco Soar Residents in San Francisco say they don’t feel safe amid an alarming rise in the number of burglaries across the city.
San Francisco's Unique Court Program Targets Young Non-Violent CriminalsThe approach to tackling crime is polarizing. Some believe in the Three Strikes Law and the lock-and-key strategy. Others say that method hasn’t worked for decades.
Oakland City Council Votes to Defund Police, Stripping More Than $17M from Department BudgetThe Oakland City Council approved a budget early Thursday evening that will strip $17.4 million in funding from the Oakland Police Department and direct the money toward other programs.
2 Arrests Made In Pittsburg Shooting That Killed 19-Year-Old Antioch ManPolice in Pittsburg made two arrests in connection with a deadly shooting early Wednesday morning and announced additional details in the case.
Gilroy Police Investigate Fatal Shooting on Monterey StreetPolice in Gilroy on Thursday asked the public to stay clear of the 8200 block of Monterey Street as officers investigate a fatal shooting.
165 Pounds Of Fireworks Seized, Man Arrested In Oakland CrackdownAn Oakland man has been arrested and 165 pounds of illegal fireworks were seized following a crackdown by Oakland Police ahead of the July 4 holiday.
'Armed and Dangerous' Suspect Sought In San Francisco HomicidesPolice are seeking help in finding a suspect believed two have killed two people and injured a third in two separate shootings in San Francisco on the same day last month.
Berkeley Police Evacuate Park During Standoff With Domestic Abuse SuspectBerkeley Police evacuated Cedar Rose Park Thursday a while officers dealt with domestic abuse suspect barricaded in a residence nearby, according to a report.
Salinas DA Files Criminal, Civil Complaints Against Vehicle Towing SchemesTwo Salinas-area towing companies face criminal and civil complaints filed by the Monterey County District Attorney's Office over their predatory practices, the DA’s office announced Tuesday.
Woman's Body Dumped At San Jose Newby Landfill; Police Seek Public's Help In CasePolice in San Jose were seeking the public's help in a suspicious death case of a woman found dead at the Newby Landfill.
Stolen Cellphone Helps Police Track Berkeley SUV Theft Suspects To Pleasanton, OaklandA stolen cellphone helped police track, identify and arrest two suspects Saturday and recover a stolen SUV and other property, Berkeley police said.
San Francisco Police Arrest 1 Suspect in Brutal Beating of Asian-American UPS DriverPolice in San Francisco on Thursday arrested a man connected to the strong arm robbery and hit-and-run of a delivery driver earlier this month in the city's South of Market neighborhood.
UPDATE: San Francisco DA Boudin Confirms Charges Against Suspect in Stabbing of Elderly Asian WomanSan Francisco District Attorney Chesa Boudin on Friday announced the charges filed against suspect Daniel Cauich in the stabbing of a 94-year-old Chinese woman Wednesday morning.
Elderly Asian Woman Stabbing Triggers Blame Game Between DA Boudin, SF Police Officers AssociationThe unprovoked knife attack on a 94-year-old Asian-American woman has led to a suspect's arrest and a blame game between the San Francisco DA and the police officers' association.
'Why Would Something Like This Happen To Me?' 94-Year-Old Anh 'Peng' Taylor Recovering After Shocking SF Stabbing AttackRecovering in the hospital following a shocking stabbing attack in San Francisco's Tenderloin neighborhood, 94-year-old Anh "Peng" Taylor had a simple question for her niece keeping vigil with her: 'Why would something like this happen to me?'
San Francisco Stabbing Victim Anh 'Peng' Taylor Came To Bay Area Searching For American DreamWhile Anh 'Peng' Taylor was recovering Thursday from the wounds suffered in a vicious attack on a San Francisco street, her family began sharing details of her amazing journey from war-torn Southeast Asia to the Bay Area.
UPDATE: Suspect Arrested After 94-Year-Old Asian Woman Stabbed In San Francisco's TenderloinA suspect who was out on bail or release from a previous case was arrested after an elderly woman was stabbed in San Francisco's Tenderloin neighborhood Wednesday police said.
Man Fatally Shot by Vallejo Police Officer Remembered at Rally in San FranciscoOne year after a Vallejo police officer shot and killed Sean Monterrosa, family and supporters rallied outside San Francisco City Hall to demand justice and police reform.
Truck Driver Rams Motorcycle Officer, Flees During Traffic Stop In LivermorePolice were searching for a driver who tried to run over a motorcycle officer during a traffic stop in Livermore, Friday.
AG Rob Bonta, Prosecutors Remind Californians Of Red Flag Laws In Wake Of VTA ShootingFollowing the mass shooting at the VTA rail yard in San Jose and amid an increase in gun violence, Attorney General Rob Bonta joined prosecutors to remind Californians about the state's red flag laws.
UPDATE: Man Killed By Undercover SJPD Officer Was Out On Bail, Under Surveillance Before Fatal ConfrontationA man who was shot and killed by a plainclothes San Jose police officer after pointing a gun at the officer was being surveilled at the time after being let out on bail from an armed robbery arrest, police said Wednesday.
Pittsburg Police Identify Officer-Involved Shooting Victim, Release Body Cam FootageThe Pittsburg Police Department released the name of the man Thursday who an officer shot and killed the week before, as well as body cam footage of the incident.
Sunnyvale Officers Open Fire During Hours-Long Standoff With Suspect In Elder AssaultA police standoff that stretched deep into the night, and at one point led to officers opening fire on a suspect, ended late Wednesday with the suspect surrendering.
Daly City Officials Ask State Attorney General To Investigate Officer-Involved Shooting Of Roger AllenCity officials have formally requested that California Attorney General Rob Bonta conduct an independent investigation into the circumstances surrounding the fatal shooting of Roger Allen by Daly City police officers during a traffic stop on Apr. 7.