Yesterday, Examiner crime reporter Mike Aldax got the gadget news of the day during an interview with San Francisco District Attorney George Gascón. According to the paper, the Cupertino tech giant Apple Inc. has no intent to implement a "kill-switch" that would disable devices that are report ... More >>
The District Attorney's Office has dropped charges against the man accused of pushing down 77-year-old Dallas Ayers and killing him.
DA Spokesman Alex Bastian told us that the case has been discharged, but inspectors are still actively investigating the incident.
"Inspectors are in the process o ... More >>
Jovan Jones, the 25-year-old man accused of forcing his way into a woman's Telegraph Hill home and raping her, is expected to appear in court tomorrow to answer to nine felony charges.
According to the District Attorney's Office, Jovan appeared in court Wednesday, but did not enter a plea; he was ... More >>
San Francisco prosecutors charged a sixth person in the vicious slaying of 26-year-old Stephen Reid, who was found lying in the middle of the street with a teenager girl, both bound and gagged.
Catherine Uong, 26, also known as "Killer," appeared in court today where she was charged with murder, r ... More >>
A few weeks ago, the Santa Cruz Sentinel ran a story in which the California Highway Patrol warned of a creeping trend: drugged driving.Marijuana was present in several fatal automobile crashes in the mountainous coastal county, the CHP said, and warned that while there's a prevailing sentiment that ... More >>
The San Francisco District Attorney's Office is slapping charges against the 39-year-old mother for child neglect and abandonment after she allegedly gave birth to her baby and left it on the street in the Bayview neighborhood.
Police told KTVU that it was determined the mother, Nneka Nash, was hi ... More >>
The five suspects arrested in connection with the gruesome attack on 26-year-old Stephen Reid and a teenage girl are expected to appear in court this afternoon to answer to murder charges.
Montrail Brackens, Vincent Bell, Heather Leach, Maryann Manalastas, and Tyler Miller were arrested yesterday i ... More >>
Earlier this week, SF Weekly published a story about the 20 people arrested in Saturday's protest. Police had identified the protesters as "self-described Black Bloc members," the group of anarchists who claim responsibility for the vandalism during Occupy protests. But the story, and the publicatio ... More >>
Those con artists who've been duping your parents and grandparents out of money and valuables are considered pretty darn good at what they do, which is why it might behoove you to attend tomorrow's community meeting. The District Attorney's Office is hosting a town hall meeting to teach attendees ho ... More >>
Update (4:55 p.m.): The District Attorney announced this afternoon that Wilfredo Reyes will be charged with three counts of murder, one count of attempted murder, one count of aiding and abetting in the discharge of a firearm, and one count of participating in a street gang. One count of conspiracy ... More >>
Wilfredo Reyes likely faces murder charges for the 2008 triple homicide of Tony Bologna and two of his sons.
"[Reyes] is a co-conspirator, aider and abetter and equally guilty for the senseless crimes committed against the Bologna family," Assistant District Attorney Alex Bastian told SF Weekly so ... More >>
Wilfredo Reyes, the possible second suspect in a 2008 triple homicide, will soon be in California to face murder charges. The sheriff's office in Rowan County, North Carolina, where Reyes was arrested last week, announced today that the alleged MS-13 gang member is not fighting the extradition, the ... More >>
Since June 2008, Edwin Ramos has claimed that Wilfredo Reyes was the shooter who killed Tony Bologna and his two sons. So when Reyes was arrested earlier this week, District Attorney George Gascón had to explain why it took so long to get him into custody.As the Chronicle reported:Gascón said inve ... More >>