The transient population in Golden Gate Park has dropped since Occupy SF set up camp at Justin Herman Plaza in October, according to San Francisco police.
A cop who works the beat in Golden Gate Park reported Friday that fewer people have been camping in the park at night, Park Police Station Capt. Denis O’Leary said. Read More
Police quietly rolled out enforcement of the sit-lie ordinance late last week, but it appears no one has been cited for violating the law. Park Police Station Capt. Denis O’Leary said he was advising his officers “to go easy in the beginning and just admonish people.”“I haven’t seen a cite yet,” said O’Leary, whose district includes the Haight-Ashbury neighborhood. Read More
He survived gunfire after a fight between his owner and a local shopkeeper, but Gizmo -- a chubby, pink-sweater-wearing Chihuahua -- was no match for street traffic.Gizmo ran in to traffic on Masonic Avenue, Friday afternoon following yet another argument his caretakers became involved in, Police Capt. Denis O’Leary said. He was struck by a vehicle and killed. Read More