Blowback on city attorney's plans for civil injunctions in Tenderloin

City Attorney Dennis Herrera announced Thursday a new initiative to obtain civil injunctions that would prevent suspected drug dealers from entering "a roughly 50-square-block area of the Tenderloin and adjacent South of Market neighborhood," according to the City Attorney's Office.

Man arrested on suspicion of Tenderloin attack on Friday

A 34-year-old Oakland man was arrested on suspicion of attacking another man with a metal pipe, causing life-threatening injuries, in San Francisco's Tenderloin neighborhood on Friday morning, police said Monday.