Tagged: Crime

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Castro bar fight and shooting perp facing charges

One of the three suspects arrested in the shooting we reported on last Thursday was charged last Friday by the District Attorney’s Office. The suspect, Jason Hill, a 33-year old man from Oakland was charged with one felony count of negligent discharge of a firearm, two misdemeanor counts of firearm...

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3 arrested for shootings after Castro bar fight

NBC Bay Area filed a report detailing the arrest of three suspects involved in a shooting early this morning near 18th and Collingwood that started out as a fight at a nearby Castro bar. The argument between a 38-year-old man and a group comprised of a 25-year-old woman and two...

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No more Pink Saturday?

The future of Pink Saturday is uncertain, according to the Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence, the non-profit group that has hosted the event for nearly 20 years. The event was started back in 1991 in the Castro (where many people were already starting to gather in years past) as a permit-free...

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Home invasion at Castro and 19th

Reporter Nick Smith over at ABC7 News reported a break-in home invasion at a residence near 19th and Castro this morning around 1:30AM. The perp, who got away with a bag of electronics after threatening the couple that he had a gun, is reported to have gained access to the...

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SFPD reports officer dragged by car in the Castro

SFPD reported an officer was dragged by a fleeing getaway vehicle around noon today, “At approximately 12:35 PM this afternoon, officers responded to a citizen calling about a suspicious person on the 500 block of Castro. Officers responded to investigate. This led to a foot pursuit. The suspect entered a...

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Burritos, Coffee, and Crime: The Biscuit’s Top Posts of 2013

2013 marked the Castro Biscuit’s second year online and it’s first full year of Castro area news. Here are the most popular stories from the Biscuit based on views, comments, and shares: Top 5 most visited posts (views) UPDATE: Missing Person Alert: 19yo Ryan McCusker (12,411) BREAKING: Castro Resident Viciously Assaulted and Robbed (9,885)...