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.
Sunset, Parkside, portions of Golden Gate Park
Unlicensed to drive: Motorcycle officer Larry Chan stopped a vehicle for a red-light violation on 19th Avenue and Vicente Street at 6:55 a.m. Oct. 10. The Petaluma driver was using a suspended license. He was cited and his 1986 Cadillac was towed.
Three otherTaraval officers also stopped cars for traffic violations Oct. 10 and cited the drivers for suspended licenses. One illegal driver was arrested when it was discovered that he was wanted by the Vallejo Police Department on a theft warrant.
Financial District, Nob Hill, Chinatown, North Beach, Russian Hill, Telegraph Hill
Break and run: A Special Investigations Division inspector observed two men fleeing in a vehicle after breaking into a parked car on the 1-100 block of North Point Street at 2:47 p.m. Oct. 15. Officers took both suspects into custody and booked then on burglary and conspiracy charges. One suspect was on active parole and the other on active probation.
Tenderloin, bordered by Geary, Market and Larkin street
Pills for all: Plainclothesmen witnessed a man on the 1-100 block of Jones Street making several narcotics transactions Oct. 7. He was selling prescription medications to buyers who did not have prescriptions. The vendor was arrested and booked on felony narcotics charges.
Cole Valley, Haight, Castro, Twin Peaks, Panhandle
Humboldt importers: Plainclothesmen in the Sharon Meadows area of Golden Gate Park at 10:20 p.m. Oct. 1 saw two individuals on a bench smoking a joint. As they approached, the smokers attempted to conceal their activity, but the odor remained. The officers conducted a warrant check and determined that each had outstanding criminal arrest warrants from Humboldt County. A search revealed a large quantity of marijuana inside a backpack, a scale and packaging material for street sales. Both went to jail.