‘Shrimp Boy’ Trial On Hold Until December After Lawyer Becomes IllThe racketeering conspiracy and murder trial of Chinatown tong leader Raymond “Shrimp Boy” Chow was recessed in federal court in San Francisco Tuesday because of illness of a defense lawyer.
Defense Attorney Grills Key FBI Witness at Chinatown Corruption TrialThe undercover FBI agent at the center of an organized crime investigation in San Francisco's Chinatown testified Monday that he did not always tell a key defendant why he was paying him and discussed investing in the defendant's book project.
Former Aide Testifies Against Raymond 'Shrimp Boy' ChowA former aide to Chinatown tong leader Raymond "Shrimp Boy" Chow testified at Chow's murder and racketeering trial in federal court in San Francisco Tuesday that he conspired in the murder that Chow is accused of ordering.
Defense: Raymond ‘Shrimp Boy’ Chow Will Testify At Murder TrialA San Francisco federal court jury began hearing opening arguments Monday in the murder and racketeering trial of former Chinatown fraternal association leader Raymond "Shrimp Boy" Chow.
Murder Charges Filed Against 'Shrimp Boy' Chow In SF Chinatown Racketeering ProbeA multi-year racketeering investigation of a San Francisco Chinatown group that led to the conviction of a California state senator escalated Friday when federal prosecutors charged a key defendant with murder.
5 Co-Defendants Of Raymond 'Shrimp Boy' Chow Plead Guilty Before TrialLawyers for five defendants who were set to go on trial next month with Chinatown association leader Raymond "Shrimp Boy" Chow unexpectedly told a federal judge in San Francisco Wednesday that their clients will plead guilty.
San Francisco Judge Denies 'Shrimp Boy' Request To Have Racketeering Charges TossedThe criminal case against a former San Francisco Chinatown gangster will continue after a federal judge denied his request to have the charges thrown out.
Fire In Oakland's Chinatown Overnight Displaces 17 ResidentsFire investigators are looking into what caused a three-alarm fire that displaced over a dozen people this morning in Oakland.
77-Year-Old Woman Dies After Mother’s Day Assault In San Francisco’s ChinatownA 77-year-old woman died Friday after suffering life-threatening injuries earlier this month when a person struck her in the head multiple times as she got off a San Francisco Municipal Railway bus, police said Friday.
San Francisco Police Ask For Public’s Help In Brutal Attack Of 77-Year-Old Woman In ChinatownThe victim was attacked on the afternoon of May 10 in Chinatown while exiting a Muni bus. She remains hospitalized with life-threatening injuries.
Two Sides Clash Over Conflicting Reports On Airbnb’s Impact On SF’s Housing MarketTwo new reports looking into the impact short-term rental companies such as Airbnb have had on housing in San Francisco have come to different conclusions.
San Francisco Chinatown Theater Owner Not Facing Charges In Woman’s DeathPolice threw Harris Rosenbloom in jail after he called 911 Sunday and said his friend was unconscious inside the Great Star Theater in Chinatown. Kelsey Fourdyce was, in fact, dead. But late Tuesday afternoon, prosecutors announced Rosenbloom, the theater owner, will not face charges.
Woman Found Dead Inside SF Chinatown Theater; Promoter ArrestedA promoter for the Great Star Theater in San Francisco's Chinatown neighborhood was arrested on suspicion of homicide Sunday after a 31-year-old woman was found dead inside the theater, a police spokeswoman said.
San Francisco Teen's Stolen $8,500 Cello Dropped Off In Chinatown BarA San Francisco teen’s stolen cello has been recovered after a mysterious person dropped it off in a Chinatown bar with instructions to call police.
92-Year-Old Woman Robbed Inside San Francisco Chinatown Home; Suspect ArrestedPolice have arrested a man who allegedly entered the home of a 92-year-old woman and then robbed her in San Francisco’s Chinatown neighborhood over the weekend.