Experts: Gilroy Shooting Should Prompt Improved Emergency Plans At EventsEvent organizers should review their emergency plans after the deadly shooting at Gilroy Garlic Festival to see if they can make additional safety improvements, law enforcement experts said.
BART Police Chief Retires With Rider Safety Concerns On The RiseAfter two years on the job, BART Police Chief Carlos Rojas retired after working his last day on the job was Monday.
Muni Workers To Protest Safety Conditions, Wages On Transit SystemSFMTA workers gathered in San Francisco Thursday to demand safety improvements, better working conditions and wages in the wake of numerous problems with Muni.
Gov. Newsom Proposes $15M Grant To Fight Hate Crimes At Places Of WorshipOn Monday, California Gov. Gavin Newsom announced his support for a $15 million grant to protect places of worship.
Three Victims In Deadly Ethiopian Airline Crash Had Northern California TiesReports indicate three victims who died in the Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302 tragedy Sunday had ties to Northern California.
SFPD Reminds Drivers To Stay Safe On Roads With Holiday VideoIn keeping with the increasingly popular trend of law enforcement agencies commissioning videos to promote both a positive public image and safety, the San Francisco Police Department on Friday released a holiday video with a message.
The 'Dutch Reach' Can Prevent Car Doorings, Save Bicyclist's LivesA simple switch of the hand getting out of the car can save the bicyclists' lives and reduce deadly 'car doorings.'
New Ride-Sharing App Geared Towards Women Launches In San FranciscoA new ride-sharing service geared toward women worried about their safety is rolling out in San Francisco.
Tips For Staying Safe And Secure In The WorkplaceBilal Kassem, managing attorney at the Pacific Workers Compensation Law Center tells BAF what you need to stay informed and secure in the workplace.
Windy, Dry Conditions Increase Fire Danger Over The WeekendContinuing dry weather, brittle grasslands, warm fall temperatures, low humidity and high winds expected this weekend add up to some critical fire weather, the National Weather Service reported Friday, prompting a call for extreme fire safety in the Bay Area.
Pleasanton Parents, Students Rally To Make Foothill Road Safer, WiderFoothill Road in Pleasanton is shared by cars, kids and bikers. Tuesday, parents and students were rallying to make the road safer.
Caught On Camera: Teen Pushed Off Bridge Suffers 5 Broken RibsInstead of safely getting off the bridge, a family friend comes up from behind and apparently pushes an unsuspecting Jordan into the water.
Big Convention Pulls Out Of San Francisco, Citing Unsafe StreetsA huge medical convention has cancelled plans to meet in San Francisco, saying its members don't feel safe on the streets.
San Francisco Mayoral Candidates Address Safety On Public TransitA San Francisco Muni rider felt trapped on a moving train, with a man holding an uncapped needle sitting directly across from him.
Study Shows Spike In Emergency Room Visits For KidsStrollers, carriers and other baby products have come a long way when it comes to safety, but researchers are still seeing more and more kids rushed to the hospital with injuries.