Under A State Of Emergency; SF Officials Focus On Troubled Tenderloin's FutureIt took much of the day and all of Thursday night, but early Friday morning the San Francisco Board of Supervisors signed off Mayor London Breed’s emergency declaration for the Tenderloin. The vote was 8 to 2.
San Francisco Supervisors Approve Mayor Breed's Tenderloin District State Of EmergencyAfter hours of at times contentious debate, the San Francisco Board of Supervisors voted overwhelmingly early Friday to approve Mayor London Breed's proposed state of emergency for the city's crime and drug-ridden Tenderloin District.
Under Heavy Criticism, San Francisco Supervisors Debate Mayor's Emergency OrderAn emergency order from Mayor London Breed intended to address drug-dealing and overdoses in San Francisco’s Tenderloin neighborhood is seeing significant criticism Thursday before the board of supervisors votes on it.
Mayor London Breed Declares State Of Emergency In San Francisco's Troubled TenderloinMayor London Breed declared a local state of emergency in San Francisco's crime-ridden Tenderloin District Friday, allowing the city officials to waive certain laws to quickly address a rising tide of deadly fentanyl overdoses.
UPDATE: Residents Skeptical of San Francisco Mayor's Pledge to Get Drugs, Crime Out of TenderloinBy now, most San Franciscans have probably heard Mayor London Breed's pledge to crack down on crime in the city. In a fiery speech Tuesday she said the city must put an end to rampant burglaries, for one. She is also promising to stop the open-air drug dealing that has plagued the Tenderloin.
UPDATE: SF Mayor London Breed Announces Crime Crackdown; 'Less Tolerant Of All The Bulls--t That Has Destroyed Our City'Mayor London Breed launched an emergency police intervention in San Francisco's crime-ridden Tenderloin neighborhood Tuesday, targeting a pipeline of illegal drugs that has been fueling a surge in gun violence and deadly fentanyl overdoses.
Weekend Shooting In San Francisco's Tenderloin Sends 2 To HospitalPolice in San Francisco are investigating a double shooting that happened early Sunday morning in the city's Tenderloin neighborhood that sent two people to the hospital.
Man Struck By Gunfire While Walking On San Francisco Tenderloin Street A 22-year-old man was recovering from gunshot wounds Tuesday after he was struck by gunfire while walking in San Francisco's Tenderloin District.
Opioid Overdose Deaths In U.S. Soar To 100,000 In A Year; Crisis Felt In Neighborhoods Across Bay AreaAn estimated 100,000 Americans have died of drug overdose in one calendar year, a never-before-seen milestone that's causing new alarm over the nation's addiction crisis.
Man Suffering From Life-Threatening Injuries After Shooting In TenderloinAn early morning shooting Tuesday in San Francisco's Tenderloin neighborhood left a 31-year-old man suffering from life-threatening injuries, police said.
San Francisco Leaders Celebrate Completing 1st Phase Of Geary Boulevard Safety UpgradesSan Francisco city leaders on Wednesday announced the completion of the first phase of the Geary Rapid Project, a series of safety and transit improvements along Geary Boulevard and involving several neighborhoods.