Two women were sexually assaulted this weekend, within two blocks and about an hour of one another. Their cases are exceptions in the narrative of sexual assault: Both women were accosted from behind by strangers...
8 Comments Filed under crime, Featured, Front Page, Mobile, Today's Mission, Trouble
Tagged assault, safety, self defense, sexual assault, sexual harassment, Trauma, women
When Mark Morey wanted to know how often people were speeding past his South Van Ness home, he didn’t rely on mere estimates. The 49-year-old Mission resident equipped himself with a cheap radar gun, posted...
22 Comments Filed under Featured, Front Page, Health, Mobile, Today's Mission, Transportation
Tagged death, Department of Public Health, pedestrian injuries, pedestrians, safety, SFMTA, South Van Ness
With robberies up 41 percent in the Mission District this year, now is a good a time as any to brush up on some (mostly) common sense strategies to help avoid becoming a victim. The...
In a neighborhood full of traffic hazards, the intersection of 19th and Dolores Streets holds a special place in Mission residents' anxieties. En Español
En Español District 10 community leaders worked this week to bridge the divide between Asian and African American residents, a rift exacerbated by high-profile crimes against Asian residents on the platform of the T-Third Street...
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The night ride along the T was filled with everything from homeless people trying to stay warm, to baseball fans heading to AT&T Park for the Giants game. The only police officers seen were zooming...
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Keeping students, reserachers and San Francisco safe for 28 years. En Español
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Yes, says BART -- Nearly always. En Español
13 Comments Filed under BART, Front Page, Street Science, Topics, Transportation
Tagged 16th street, 24th street, BART, downtime, elevator, escalator, James allison, safety, San Francisco, stairs, stall
Mabel Jiménez rides Muni.
Some wonder if the new technology will work. En Español
2 Comments Filed under Front Page, Government & Non Profits, Transportation
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Monday's Muni J-Church stabbing brought up bad memories, but few riders have much choice but to get on the bus. En Español
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Three women robbed at gunpoint late last night.
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Driver education and awareness
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Police confirm three kidnapping cases in the Mission District within the last two weeks. By AMANDA MARTINEZ