Tag: rescue

The Dog Lady Of Mexico

UNITED STATES—It was a scuffle and a soft whimper that led Alison Sawyer Current to the pile of logs in an unkempt abandoned lot....

Two Naked Men Rescued From Water And Cliff

SAN FRANCISCO—Two men made a call for help after getting stranded on a cliff in San Francisco near the Cliff House restaurant and Sutro...

World War II Veteran Reunited With 71 Year-Old Ship

SAN FRANCISCO—On Wednesday, November 30, ABC7 News reported a reunion "on the high seas" between World War II Veteran Spencer Stimler, 93, and the...

Construction Worker Falls Off Cliff Near Coit Tower

SAN FRANCISCO—Firefighters from the San Francisco Fire Department conducted a rescue operation to retrieve a construction worker who tumbled upwards of 50 feet down a...

Man Rescued From Underneath BART Train

SAN FRANCISCO—At 10:27 a.m. on Monday, May 23 the San Francisco Fire Department received a call that a man was stuck underneath a BART...

SFPD Officers Rescue Elderly Woman

SAN FRANCISCO—Two Richmond Station’s Midnight Watch officers have been recognized for rescuing an elderly woman who had been trapped in her sofa bed frame...

CHP Officer Honored for Brave Rescue

SAN FRANCISCO—On Wednesday June 10, 2015, California Highway Patrol Officer Ricardo Jimenez was presented the CHP Meritorious Achievement Award by Chief Paul Fontana of...

Capsized Canoe Necessitates Rescue Effort

SAN FRANCISCO—Six people were rescued by the United States Coast Guard after their canoe capsized in the San Francisco Bay. The capsized canoe was reported...

13 Pups Brought To SF From Korea

SAN FRANCISCO—Thirteen young dogs were rescued from a dog meat farm in a South Korea and brought to San Francisco. The pups were the last...

Sea Lion Rescued By Civilians

SAN FRANCISCO—A displaced sea lion pup was rescued by crews from the Marine Mammal Center and the heroic efforts of a two Good Samaritans. The...