Officer Who Beat, Pepper Sprayed San Francisco Homeless Man 'Doing As He Was Trained' Says ChiefSan Francisco police Chief Greg Suhr said Thursday that a police officer who struck a homeless man with his baton and then administered pepper spray after rousting him from the back of a San Francisco Municipal Railway bus earlier this month was simply doing as he was trained.
Bus Carrying 33 Oakland Students Gets Stuck On Highway 1 Near Muir BeachA school bus with 33 students from Oakland got stuck in a sharp right-hand turn on state Highway 1 two miles north of Muir Beach Wednesday afternoon, CHP Officer Andrew Barclay said.
Expect More Surveillance Cameras On Muni Buses To Capture Close CallsAfter they have been proven to cut down on close calls, Muni is planning to install even more surveillance cameras on buses.
How Not To Get Stuck On SF Public Transit: Interactive Map Shows Best, Worst Case ScenarioNeed to get somewhere in San Francisco in less than half an hour? If you've lived in the city long you know it can be tough gauge just how reliable public transit will in getting you there. But now comes an interactive map aimed at giving you a realistic expectation of how far you can get in a specific amount of time.
Caught On Camera: San Francisco Muni Bus Runs Red Light, Nearly Misses Oncoming CarA San Francisco Muni bus zooming through a red light narrowly avoided a head-on crash when an oncoming car slammed on the brakes in an incident captured on another car's 'dashcam' video camera.
Hitler Appearing In Ads On SF Muni BusesAnother round of controversial ads appearing on San Francisco Muni buses demands an end to U.S. aid to Islamic countries, stating that "Islamic Jew-Hatred: It's In The Quran," while depicting Adolf Hitler as an ally of the Muslim world.
Shots Fired Into AC Transit Bus In RichmondNo one was injured this evening after multiple shots were fired into an AC Transit bus, a Contra Costa Sheriff’s deputy said.
San Francisco Police Investigate Stabbing Of Transgender Woman Before Considering Hate Crime ChargesSan Francisco police continue to investigate an attack on two transgender women that left one of them with a pair of stab wounds over the weekend.
Oakland Protests Force AC Transit To Detour BusesAC Transit reports that many bus routes are being detoured in Oakland Thursday afternoon due to protests planned in the downtown area.
Pedestrian Fatally Struck By AC Transit Bus in AlamedaAn AC Transit bus struck and killed a pedestrian in Alameda Thursday evening, according to a transit district spokesman.
BART-AC Transit Expands Transbay Overnight Bus Service To 24th And MissionBART and AC Transit announced a one-year pilot program that expands overnight bus service between San Francisco and the East Bay with a farther reach in each direction and more frequent running service.
Rapid Bus Lanes Coming To San Francisco’s Van Ness Ave.; Expect Less Parking SpaceSan Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency's board of directors has approved major changes to traffic and parking along Van Ness Avenue to make way for Bus Rapid Transit lanes.
Chariot Startup Delivering On-Demand Shuttle Service To San Francisco CommutersIn an era of ride-sharing apps comes a new transit solution that's heavily armed with data and ready to take on the public bus system.
Giant Jake Peavy To Turn SF Cable Car Into Bar At Alabama HomeSan Francisco Giants Pitcher Jake Peavy is reportedly going to celebrate his latest World Series victory by bringing home an authentic Cable Car bus and turning it into a bar at his Alabama Plantation.
Muni Tallies SF Giants Celebration Damage To Be Considerably Less Than Previous YearsSan Francisco's Muni has tallied up the damage totals for vandalism done the night the Giants won the World Series. It turns out it wasn't as bad as last time, but officials say it’s still a black eye on the city.