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

Get your gun: Officers pulled a car over at Jefferson and Leavenworth streets at 12:30 a.m. Feb. 24 for a traffic violation. The suspect had no license and was arrested as a result. His car was going to be towed when he said there was a gun inside. The officers found a handgun and loaded magazine with 9 mm rounds in it.

Ingleside

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

Shoplifting shots: An officer took custody of a 34-year-old Outer Mission man accused of shoplifting liquor on the 5000 block of Mission Street at 12:25 p.m. Feb. 25. The man was booked on charges of felony theft.

Panhandlers: An officer stopped three men who were panhandling on private property at Bayshore Boulevard and Cortland Avenue at 2 p.m. Feb. 25. One of the men, a 60-year-old San Francisco resident, was wanted for failing to register as a sex offender. He was booked.

Couple arrested: A 23-year-old Excelsior woman was arrested on suspicion of auto theft at Mission Street and Virginia Avenue at 3:50 p.m. Feb. 23. Her boyfriend, a 44-year-old Bernal Heights man, was arrested on suspicion of being a felon in possession of ammunition and for parole violation.

Taraval

Sunset, Parkside, portions of Golden Gate Park

Click it or meth bust: Officers stopped a vehicle on the 900 block of Plymouth Avenue at 9:45 a.m. Feb. 23 for a seatbelt violation. The driver was on probation, and a search revealed suspected methamphetamine. He was also driving with a suspended license. The resident of Daly City was arrested, and his 1993 Dodge was towed.

Suspended license: An officer stopped a vehicle for an equipment violation at Jules and De Montfort avenues at 8:56 p.m. Feb. 25. The driver, who lives in Lompoc, was driving with a suspended license. He was cited, and his 1999 Hyundai was towed.

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