Richard Ramirez, one of the most infamous convicted murderers in California history whose serial crimes were described as both abominable and cruel, died this morning while on death row. He was 53. Ramirez, better known as the "Night Stalker," stirred up an air of fear across Southern California du ... More >>
A police mugshot of Richard RamirezThe San Francisco Police Department just issued an advisory stating that a press conference to be held at 3 p.m. today at the Hall of Justice will explore the possibility that serial killer Richard Ramirez, aka "the Night Stalker," (so named for his propensity t ... More >>
Anna McCarthyDid you hang around the 'Loin in 1984? Does this face ring a bell?On April 10, 1984, San Francisco police found 9-year-old Mei Leung's dead body in the basement area of the residential hotel at 765 O'Farrell Street where she lived with her family. Her 8-year-old brother was the last ... More >>
One local busybody collects letters from serial killers. Another attacks environmentalists. Guess which one's misguided.
This town has one of the most thriving metal scenes in the world. Local faves Ludicra offer tips on how to cash in on that action.
The prison guards' union angrily ripped the rug from under the governor in February