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
Starting young: Two youths were seen handling what appeared to be marijuana by an officer on bicycle patrol at Aquatic Park at 10:45 a.m. Nov. 7. After the youths were detained, two officers found one of the suspects to be in possession of a Tupperware container with additional marijuana packaged for sale.
Richmond, most of Golden Gate Park
Forgot his pass: A Muni driver was reportedly threatened by an intoxicated passenger with a knife in the area of Arguello and California streets at 6 p.m. Nov. 7. When the driver told the passenger that the police were responding, the passenger fled the bus. He was soon caught and booked.
Tenderloin, bordered by Geary, Market and Larkin streets
Towing in two: As a lieutenant began towing an abandoned vehicle, he reportedly saw a subject in possession of suspected cocaine base rocks on the 1-100 block of Golden Gate Avenue on Oct. 26. The subject, who was found to have outstanding arrest warrants, was arrested and the suspected narcotics seized and booked.
Down the drain: Officers observed a subject urinating in front of a Tenderloin building at 339 Eddy St. on Oct. 27. The subject was arrested for being in possession of suspected cocaine base rock and suspected marijuana, as well as for public urination.
Sunset, Parkside, portions of Golden Gate Park
Fortuitous: Officers stopped a vehicle at 23rd Avenue and Irving Street for expired registration at 11:36 p.m. Nov. 11. The driver, who lives on the 1800 block of Noriega, was unlicensed. A search of the driver’s purse revealed a loaded revolver that was allegedly stolen from Sacramento. The officers also found a large quantity of illegal drugs including cocaine and ecstasy. The suspect was arrested on numerous charges.
Get your own blaze: Neighbors were complaining of a fire in the backyard at the 200 block of Arch at 10:10 a.m. Nov. 4. The resident at the home where the fire originated was belligerent when firefighters arrived. Police officers then gained entry and located the fire. The resident was cited for fire code violations and delaying an officer.