These are excerpts from the San Francisco Police Department's daily log of activities. Incidents are listed by police precincts and the neighborhoods they patrol.
Financial District, Nob Hill, Chinatown, North Beach, Russian Hill, Telegraph Hill
Letting himself in: Police saw a man reaching through a partially open car window and unlocking the door at 3:04 a.m. Oct. 17 on Post and Larkin streets.
He was found to be on active parole and arrested for attempted auto burglary.
Glen Park, Bernal Heights, Excelsior, St. Francis Wood
Dog beater: A man was arrested for beating his dog with a metal pipe in front of his home on the 400 block of Lisbon Street at 6 p.m. Oct. 21.
Richmond, most of GoldenGate Park
Robbed and battered: A victim was robbed by five men in Golden Gate Park while walking in the area of Martin Luther King Jr. Drive and Lincoln Way at 10:20 p.m. Oct. 20.
He was approached by the robbers and when he tried to get around them, he was pushed to the ground and kicked in the head and body. One suspected robber took the victim’s backpack off his back and the quintet ran off.
Sunset, Parkside, portions of Golden Gate Park
Burglars on block: A man walking back to his car at 8:39 p.m. Oct. 20 saw the window was broken and his phone and other property was taken. He observed two youths up the street nervously looking at him.
The man and his brother pursued the suspects and called police. Officers took both suspects into custody and located the victim’s property. The youths were cited for burglary, conspiracy and receiving stolen property.
Shot over sale: Two men got into an argument over the sale of a car on the 2600 block of 46th Avenue at 6 p.m. Oct. 17. One man pulled out a gun and shot the other in the stomach.
He fled in a vehicle and was apprehended on John Daly Boulevard in Daly City. The firearm was retrieved and the suspect was arrested on attempted murder and weapons charges.