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.
Tenderloin, bordered by Geary, Market and Larkin streets
Cracked case: Plainclothes officers observed what they believed to be a narcotics transaction at Ellis and Jones streets June 3. They detained two individuals and seized five rocks of crack cocaine.
Financial District, Nob Hill, Chinatown, North Beach, Russian Hill, Telegraph Hill
Scissor kick: A woman at Front and Sacramento streets observed a 55-year-old male transient punch another man in the face at 5 p.m. June 5 and threaten him with scissors. When she shouted to intervene, the suspect chased after her with the scissors overhead. She called 911 and followed the suspect until a unit arrived to make the arrest.
Sunset, Parkside, portions of Golden Gate Park
Domestic violence: San Francisco State University police went to an address on Fuente Avenue where a man had beaten his girlfriend at 2:30 a.m. June 8. The suspect was located walking in the area. The man was arrested on suspicion of assault and being drunk in public.
South of Market, China Basin, Embarcadero
Wake-up call: Officers on a foot beat at Leavenworth and McAllister streets at 8:13 a.m. June 9 saw a man sleeping in the park. The officer checked on his welfare and found a crack pipe loaded with rock cocaine in his possession. The man was booked.
Glen Park, Bernal Heights, Excelsior, St. Francis Wood
Heavy drinkers: Officers handled a disturbance on the 3100 block of Mission Street involving two men drinking heavily at 7:30 a.m. June 3. One of the men, a 52-year-old Belmont resident, resisted arrest when the officers took him into custody on suspicion of disorderly conduct. The man was booked on numerous charges.