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Police close off the corner of 24th and Harrison streets after a masked gunman opened fire last year. File photo by Francisco Barrada.

Mission Leaders Unite to Stop Gun Violence

Roberto Hernandez stood before facing an auditorium packed with city authorities and hundreds of his community organizer colleagues one recent Thursday. “I am tired of raising money for coffins,” he proclaimed. “The norm is to hit...
The San Francisco Police Department closed off Harrison Street, between 24th and 25th street, to investigate a double shooting early Wednesday morning.

Double Shooting on Harrison St. Kills One, Sends One to Hospital (Updated)

Nineteen-year-old Cesar Bermudez was killed and another man was injured in a double shooting near 24th and Harrison streets on Wednesday, police said. The victims were approached at around 6 p.m. by two men who...