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

Battery on Battery: A man said he was walking home when two men “jumped him,” punched him and took his shoulder bag and contents at Pacific and Battery streets at 1:15 a.m. June 13. The suspects were described as 20 to 25 years old. The suspects fled in a large, black sport utility vehicle, possibly an Escalade.

Bayview

Bayview, Hunters Point

Assault on a police car: Officers on patrol near Third Street and Newcomb Avenue at 4:42 p.m. June 12 saw a man acting irrationally. The man was walking down the street pounding on windows and yelling. The officers stopped the man to investigate. When they pulled up next to him, the man began to pound his fists on the patrol car. The officers got out of the car and the man yelled, “What are you going to arrest me for? Assault on a police car?” He was arrested for disturbing the peace and being drunk in public.

Taraval

Sunset, Parkside, portions of Golden Gate Park

Goingpostal: Officers responded to the 1700 block of Taraval Street where a resident had seen a man smashing numerous postal trucks with some type of object at 4:29 a.m. June 13. Officers captured the suspect on the 2000 block of Taraval. The man was in possession of marijuana, brass knuckles and suspected methamphetamine. He was arrested on a multitude of charges.

Ingleside

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

Teen shot: A 16-year-old Visitacion Valley boy with a gunshot wound to his thigh was dropped off at San Francisco General Hospital. A San Francisco sheriff’s deputy chased the man who had delivered the teen, but the man evaded the deputy. The teenager told the officer that he had been fired upon by someone inside of a red Nissan on Geneva Avenue at 6:30 a.m. June 15. The young man was wanted on a warrant issued by the San Francisco Juvenile Court, so he was admitted into the hospital and booked in absentia at the Juvenile Justice Center.

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