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

Charge it to the room: Officers responded to a report of credit card fraud at a hotel on the 2500 block of Van Ness Avenue at 10:30 a.m. June 11. Follow-up investigation at the hotel room led the officers to detain two San Francisco men with stolen credit cards, arrest warrants and possession of suspected crystal methamphetamine.

Bayview

Bayview, Hunters Point

Drug bust: A plainclothes team was in the area of Quesada Avenue and Selby Street at 3:45 p.m. June 11 when they saw a vehicle parked on the street with its windows rolled down and several people inside. Officers passed the vehicle and smelled marijuana. Further investigation revealed suspected heroin use. The driver was arrested.

Parole violation: Plainclothesmen on patrol near Commer Court at 3:05 p.m. June 11 spotted a parolee exiting a parked car that contained numerous individuals smoking marijuana. A search was performed and methamphetamine was found on one person. He was booked for narcotics-related charges. A computer check revealed that the parolee had a warrant for robbery. He was booked, too.

Taraval

Sunset, Parkside, portions of Golden Gate Park

Caned: Officers stopped a vehicle on the 100 block of Caine Avenue at 4 p.m. June 11 because the driver was operating the vehicle with a suspended license. A female passenger, who had been drinking an alcoholic beverage, became verbally abusive with the officers and attacked them. She was subdued and arrested. The driver was cited, and his car was towed.

Ingleside

Glen Park, Bernal Heights, Excelsior, St. Francis Wood

Who’s there? A resident answered a knock at his back door on the 900 block of Ellsworth Street at 4:05 a.m. June 15 and saw a man holding a gun. The man pushed the gun through the doorway and fired three shots as the resident closed the door. One of the apartment’s visitors was struck by flying debris.

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