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No Arrests in Fresno Trans Death

LOCAL | By Seth Hemmelgarn | Sep 5
More than a month after a transgender woman died after being stabbed on a Fresno street, law enforcement agencies are continuing to seek the person who attacked her.

Probation in Aiello Case

LOCAL | By Seth Hemmelgarn | Aug 22
A woman who had been jailed after the death of a former Bay Area Reporter writer has been sentenced to five years probation in the case.

Suspect Charged in Shooting Near SF Pride

NATIONAL | By Seth Hemmelgarn | Jul 11
The teenager accused of shooting a man who had been attending this year's LGBT Pride celebration in San Francisco appeared in court this week to face charges that include attempted murder.

Robberies Hit Duboce Triangle

LOCAL | By Seth Hemmelgarn | May 15
A handful of recent robberies have hit San Francisco's largely LGBT Duboce Triangle neighborhood as a new police captain joins the station that will oversee the area.

Questions Remain in Gay Man's Death

CRIME | By Seth Hemmelgarn | May 3
Questions continue to surround the death of a former Bay Area Reporter writer as people who know the man accused of killing him express surprise, and an attorney for a co-defendant in the case says she's innocent.

Man Charged with Murder in Death of Gay Former Journalist

NATIONAL | By Seth Hemmelgarn | Apr 25
A man has been charged with murder in the April 15 death of a gay former Bay Area Reporter freelance writer who had covered marriage equality and other issues before opening a moped shop in Sacramento.

Man Acquitted in Gay Roommate's Death

CRIME | By Seth Hemmelgarn | Apr 12
People who knew a gay San Francisco man who was stabbed, beaten, and strangled to death in 2011 expressed shock after a jury last week acquitted the man accused of murdering him.

Gay Ex-Cop Accused of Embezzlement

NATIONAL | By Seth Hemmelgarn | Feb 28
A gay former San Francisco police officer allegedly embezzled more than $16,000 from the department's Pride Alliance for LGBT officers, a recent email from one of the group's members said.

Phoenix Man Says Group Called Him Gay Slur Before Hit and Run

CRIME | By Winnie McCroy | Feb 22
A Phoenix man said that a group of people called him a gay slur outside a local record store, and after he retaliated, hit him with their car.

Accused Fake Cop Convicted in Sex Case

By Seth Hemmelgarn | Feb 14
A San Francisco jury has convicted a man accused of being a fake cop of most of the dozens of counts against him, including unlawful sodomy, unlawful oral copulation, and oral copulation by use of an intoxicating substance.

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