Historic San Francisco Railway HQ Gets New Lease on LifeA unique part of San Francisco's railway history is getting an upgrade. It's happening at the Geneva Car Barn and Powerhouse. As KPIX 5's Emily Turner reports, the historic landmark soon will be put to good use. (7-25-20)
Saturday Evening Pinpoint ForecastHere's what's in store weatherwise for the rest of the weekend. (7-25-20)
With U.S. Postal Service on the Ropes, Is Vote-by-Mail Safe?Wilson Walker takes a look at the potential collision course between the disintegrating capabilities of the post office and an inevitable influx of vote-by-mail ballots in the November election. (7-24-20)
Friday Evening Pinpoint ForecastFriday night by the bay: mostly cloudy, lows in the mid 50s. West winds: 10 to 20 mph. Saturday: mostly cloudy in the morning becoming sunny. (7-24-20)
Armenian School in San Francisco Vandalized With Hate SpeechVandals sprayed the Krouzian-Zekarian-Vasbouragan Armenian School in San Francisco with racist graffiti, claiming to be in support of an anti-Armenian movement by Azerbaijan. Andria Borba reports. (7-24-20)
San Jose Police Department Under Fire After Video Shows Woman's Rough ArrestThe rough arrest of a woman at a San Jose McDonald’s was caught on camera and is sparking outrage online. Len Ramirez reports. (7-24-20)
Oakland Cannabis Retailers Under Siege From Violent TheftsOakland's cannabis businesses want more police protection after two workers were shot, one fatally, and industry advocates say that police are starting to step up but need to do more.
SJ Police Chief's Tweet on Weapons Seizure Slammed Over Rosary, UFW EmblemSJPD police chief Garcia was congratulating officers on a recent violent crime bus and in a tweet he showed a picture of guns and ammo confiscated but also on the evidence table was a face mask with UFW logo and a rosary. Len Ramirez reports. (7-23-20)
FBI: SF Chinese Consulate Harbors Researcher Accused of Lying to FedsPresumed by the FBI to be inside the consulate, Tang Juan, a biology researcher, is now charged with visa fraud -- accused of lying about her connections to the Chinese military. Wilson Walker reports. (7-23-20)
Thursday Evening Pinpoint ForecastMeteorologist Paul Heggen has the 7-day outlook. (7-23-20)
Death Of Mario Woods Part Of Long History Of Racial Tension In San FranciscoThe death of Mario Woods five years ago brought police reforms to San Francisco that were five decades in the making. Joe Vazquez reports. (7/23/20)
Santa Clara County District Attorney Says He Will No Longer Seek Death PenaltySanta Clara County District Attorney Jeff Rosen announced Wednesday he will no longer seeking the death sentence in capital murder cases. Len Ramirez reports it is part of a series of new reforms.
Death Of Mario Woods Part Of Long History Of Racial Tension In SF's Bayview/Hunter's PointAs activists gathered to remember Mario Woods, the man whose death radically changed policing in San Francisco, Joe Vazquez takes a look back at the history of racial tension in Bayview/Hunter's Point.
Wednesday Evening Forecast With Paul HeggenContinued cool at the coast and warm inland.
Sierra Club: Founder John Muir's Legacy Complicated By RacismThe John Muir National Historic Site in Martinez is where America's most famous conservationist spent the last 24 years of his life. It is also where Muir lived when he founded the Sierra Club, a club that has now called out Muir's connections to racism. Wilson Walker reports. (7/22/20)
Mother Of Mario Woods, Community Leaders Hold Remembrance In San Francisco Bayview DistrictGwen Woods, the mother of Mario Woods, along with community leaders and supporters gathered in San Francisco's Bayview District to honor the life of the man who was gunned down by police officers in 2015. Andria Borba reports. (7/22/20)
Mayors Push Back Against Trump Plan To Deploy Federal Law EnforcementSkyler Henry reports on Trump administration promising federal authorities will be sent to troubled cities (7-22-2020)
Raw Video: Surveillance Video Of San Francisco Bayview District ShootingThe San Francisco Police Department is seeking four suspects after two people were wounded in a shooting involving at least two assault rifles in the city's Bayview neighborhood earlier this month. Video from SFPD. (7/22/20)
Ban On J-1 Visas Stuns Non-Profit Working To Bring Foreign Students To U.S.International students who want to work while attending school in the U.S. are no longer welcome. Maria Medina reports on the impact of the Trump administrations ban on J-1 visas.
Mayor Casts Deciding Vote As Oakland Lawmakers Deadlock On Police DefundingLate Tuesday night, Oakland City Council members deadlocked on a vote to slash millions from the police budget. Andrea Nakano tells us Mayor Schaaf cast the deciding 'no' vote on the same day her home was vandalized.
Tuesday Evening Forecast With Paul HeggenHere's your evening forecast with KPIX 5 Chief Meteorologist Paul Heggen.
Oakland Officials Debate Further Police Defunding Amid Rising Crime StatsWilson Waker reports on debate in Oakland over additional cuts to the city's police budget.(7-21-2020)
Oakland Police Investigating Vandalism Attack On Mayor Libby Schaaf's HomeAndria Borba reports on neighbors reacting to protest with vandalism and fireworks at Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf's home early Tuesday morning (7-21-2020)
Oakland, CA Lawmakers Rebuke Trump's Threat To Send Feds To Stop Oakland ProtestsThere has been a strong reaction from local lawmakers to President Trump's threat to send federal forces to Oakland to stop Black Lives Matter protests. Betty Yu reports on the backlash.