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.

Richmond

Richmond, most of Golden Gate Park

To-go order: On the 3300 block of Balboa Street, a suspect gained entry into a restaurant between 9 p.m. Feb. 15 and 6:20 a.m. Feb. 16 by prying open a window. The suspect took a small amount of cash.

Central

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

Reinforced fist: A Union Square beat officer approached a suspect on the corner of 500 Post St. at 2 p.m. Feb. 22 on a complaint that he was an aggressive panhandler. The officer asked the suspect to put down a newspaper that he held and heard a “clank” that newspapers do not usually make. Further investigation revealed metal knuckles, a prohibited weapon. The suspect was arrested for felony possession.

Prostitution: On Feb. 19, prostitution arrests were made in a decoy operation by the vice detail along the western border at Larkin Street. Four men were arrested and one vehicle was towed.

Ingleside

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

Unyielding: An officer stopped a motorist for failing to yield to a pedestrian at Geneva Avenue and Mission Street at 10:30 a.m. Feb. 25. The Excelsior teen gave a false name and was brought to the Ingleside station. There she identified herself, and the officer served a Juvenile Court warrant on the 16-year-old. Her car was impounded.

Taraval

Sunset, Parkside, portions of Golden Gate Park

You saw my blinker: Officers investigated a road-rage incident at Alemany Boulevard and Capitol Avenue, where a suspect had gotten into an altercation with a victim and attacked his face, causing an injury to one of his eyes at 5:45 p.m. Feb. 25. The officers tracked the suspect to the 300 block of Chester Avenue and arrested him on felony assault charges.

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