S.F. Police Blotter: Neighborhood crime log

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.

Central

Financial District, Nob Hill, Chinatown, North Beach, Russian Hill, Telegraph Hill

Guest gone wild: Officers responded to a hotel on Union Square in response to a guest gone wild in her room at 10 p.m. March 3. The officers found the woman in an extremely agitated state. The room was demolished, with bottles of alcohol in the bathtub, wet paper stuck to walls and ceiling, an overflowed bathroom and a broken television and broken furniture. Damage was estimated at more than $10,000.

Taraval

Sunset, Parkside, portions of Golden Gate Park

Sticky situation: An officer was monitoring Lincoln High School students hanging around near a library at 3:08 p.m. Feb. 29. A number of the students were wildly swinging sticks at eachother. One suspect was detained by the sergeant and found to be in possession of an illegal knife and narcotics paraphernalia. The resident, of the 200 block of 21st Avenue, was cited.

Laundromat loiterer: Officers were on patrol at Brighton and Holloway avenues at 10:58 a.m. Feb. 28 in response to community complaints of drug use and dealing. They spotted a suspicious person loitering at a laundromat. They stopped to investigate and found him in possession of suspected crack cocaine. The resident of the 1000 block of Capitol Avenue was arrested.

Bayview

Bayview, Hunters Point

Belligerent driver: Officers responded to Neptune Street and Thornton Avenue at 10:04 p.m. Feb. 29 to investigate a call about a reckless driver. As one officer attempted to place the driver, who was under the influence of alcohol, into handcuffs, the female subject refused to exit the car, holding the steering wheel firmly and screaming obscenities at the officers. The officers were finally able to remove the subject from the vehicle and place her under arrest. The driver refused the field sobriety test and had to be taken to a phlebotomist, where a forced blood draw was to be administered. The subject was placed under arrest on suspicion of driving under the influence of alcohol, reckless driving and resisting arrest.

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