All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Union Square’

Bernie Goetz, Subway Vigilante, Arrested For Pot

Bernie Goetz may not be known to the younger generation, but he made a great deal of headlines back in 1984 when he became a vigilante on the subway. Goetz shot four youths who were trying to mug him on the subway in New York City. Goetz was recently nabbed in a sting operation that was conducted by undercover police …

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San Francisco’s Union Square Evacuated

Concern over an abandoned backpack led to the closing down of San Francisco’s Union Square. The tourist plaza is renowned for upscale shops and multiple dining options, which show a temporary delay in operations as a result of the potential scare. The package that caused alarm was noticed near Powell and Stockton streets where police were alerted and responded at …

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