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Woman Violently Robbed of Phone, a Brawl and Multiple Mission Burglaries

A 50-year-old woman was injured in a struggle over her cell phone on Wednesday morning. Police report that the woman was walking with her cell phone in hand near 23rd Street and South Van Ness Avenue at 1:20 a.m. when she was approached by two unidentified men. As one of the men grabbed her phone, the woman resisted and a struggle ensued....
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UPDATED: Police Seek Man and Woman in Gray Truck in Mission District Shooting

Police report that they are searching for a man and woman driving charcoal gray truck in connection to a Mission District shooting that on Monday afternoon left a 45-year-old man in life-threatening condition. Police first reported that the shooting took place just a block away from San Francisco General Hospital, at 25th and Hampshire streets, where responding officers found the victim yesterday. But on...
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Public’s Help Sought After Hit-and-Run Injures Mission Cyclist

A cyclist suffered critical injuries after she was hit by a Mini Cooper near 23rd Street and Potrero Avenue on November 29 – the driver fled the scene, according to friends and family, who have turned to the public for help in locating the vehicle and its occupants. SF!!! Help me catch the hit & run BASTARD that seriously injured @Danes7387! DM ME with ANY...
Flowers, candles, hand written notes and parts of a Public Works unifrom mark the spot where Jermaine Jackson Jr. was gunned down on November 30. Photo by Lola M. Chavez

Police Make Arrest Connected to Fatal Shooting of City Worker

Police have made an arrest in the fatal shooting of Jermaine Jackson Jr., a 27-year-old Public Works employee and father of two. According to a statement issued by the San Francisco Police Department on December 1, officers located 26-year-old Michael Higginbotham at 5:30 p.m. in Vallejo on November 30 – some ten hours after Jackson was gunned down – where he was...
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Burglar Nabs Four Bicycles from SF Mission Home

Two Mission residents awoke on Thursday morning to find their bicycles missing in what appears to have been an overnight burglary. The 48-year-old woman and 37-year-old man were asleep in their 24th and Hampshire Street home when an unidentified person entered unnoticed, some time between 1 a.m. and 7 a.m., police report. The 37-year-old had come home at midnight on Thursday and...
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Updated: Man Shot in Clarion Alley, Mission High School Student Injured in Dolores Park Brawl

Gun Violence A 26-year-old man was shot in Clarion Alley and transported to the hospital early Monday morning in non-life-threatening condition. The man was walking home at about 3:30 a.m. when another man approached him from behind, firing at least one shot at the victim, according to police. The gunman then fled on foot, running down Clarion Alley towards Mission...
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Car and Trashcans Set Ablaze, Golf Club Assault in SF Mission

Police responded to multiple fires in the Mission that took place within an hour of each other on Friday and ended with one arrest. The first report came in at 2:04 a.m. when a 67-year old woman discovered that her Jeep Cherokee, parked at 16th and Folsom streets, had been set on fire by an unknown suspect. Firefighters were able to extinguish the...
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Man Injured in Shooting Near Dolores Park

A 20-year-old man was injured in a shooting on Hancock Street, near Church Street between 19th and 18th streets, on Tuesday evening. Police responded to a Shot Spotter shot-detection device activation on Hancock Street at 7:57 p.m., immediately after which witnesses reported seeing a vehicle parked on the street and hearing verbal commotion. The witnesses said they initially hid from view, and when...
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Five Violent Robberies, Two Arrests in SF Mission Over Veteran’s Day Weekend

Five violent robberies A 17-year-old man was violently robbed by three other juveniles at Dolores Park after midnight on Thursday, November 10. The victim was wearing a backpack and reportedly hanging out in the park when he was approached by the three youth. One of them punched the 17-year-old in the jaw several times, while the other two took his backpack....
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Man Shot, Critically Injured, in SF Mission

A 42-year-old man was shot and injured at 11:53 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 9, police report. The man was being pursued down 17th Street near Harrison Street by two male suspects, one of whom pulled out a silver revolver and fired at the victim. The man was transported to the hospital in life-threatening condition. Robbery  At 11:30 a.m. on Wednesday, a 31-year-old woman...
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Man Surrounded by Group of Cars, Robbed in SF Mission

A 40-year-old man was robbed at gunpoint after reportedly being surrounded and stopped by a group of vehicles on 24th and Harrison streets on Tuesday. The man was walking near the intersection at about 7:36 p.m. when the incident occurred. It is unclear how many cars were involved, but according to police, one driver driver exited a white vehicle and pulled out...
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Man Assaulted, Robbed of Skateboard in SF Mission

Three men assaulted and robbed a skateboarder near 24th Street and Potrero Avenue on Monday night. The attack occurred around 2:30 a.m. when the 38-year-old man was approached and pushed to the ground by the three suspects, who are estimated to be in their mid-20s to mid-30s. The suspects punched and kicked the skateboarder multiple times, before taking the skateboard he was carrying...
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Pedestrian Dies in SF Mission Car Crash, Three Violent Robberies

 Two Vehicle Collisions, One Fatal  A pedestrian died after being struck by a car near the intersection of Dolores and Market streets on Saturday, November 5. The 55-year-old man was reportedly crossing Market Street near Dolores Street around 7:50 p.m. but was not at a crosswalk. He was struck head-on by a 2010 Toyota Corolla traveling eastbound on Market Street. The pedestrian was transported...
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Two Women Robbed, Police Arrest SF Mission Burglar

Two women were attacked and robbed by a group of five juveniles near 23rd and Bartlett streets on Thursday, police report. At approximately 11 p.m., the 63-year-old and 23-year-old women were walking down the street when the group of teens approached them, snatching their purses, cell phones, wallets and cash. During the struggle, both women fell to the ground, injuring their...
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Man Hospitalized After Assault, Boxing Gloves Stolen in SF Mission Burglary

A 44 year-old-man was sent to the hospital in non-life threatening condition after being attacked near the intersection of South Van Ness Avenue and 23rd Street on Thursday morning. At approximately 1:10 a.m., the man was walking on 23rd Street alongside a woman, estimated to be 25 years old and identified as a suspect in the attack, when he was approached from behind by...