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 andthe neighborhoods they patrol.

Central

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

Pepper-spray attacks: One 24-year-old suspect from Vallejo was arrested in connection with robberies at Union Square and later at Grant Avenue and Green Street at 1:10 a.m. and 2 a.m. March 28. The suspect robbed his victims by spraying them with a pepper-spray-like substance. The suspect was corralled by officers. Evidence and stolen property were recovered from the suspect’s clothing.

Taraval

Sunset, Parkside, portions of Golden Gate Park

Arguing couple: An officer responded to a dispute between a boyfriend and girlfriend on the 3100 block of Noriega Street at 2:20 p.m. March 27. The man was wanted on a vehicular and resisting arrest warrant from Marin County and an assault warrant from the Chico Police Department.

Suspended license: Officers observed a man who they knew had a suspended license driving a vehicle at 9:21 a.m. March 30. They followed him but lost him in traffic. Shortly thereafter, they spotted the man on the 200 block of Lakeview Avenue. He was arrested on a misdemeanor warrant from the Alameda Police Department and on suspicion of driving with a suspended license. His 1987 Dodge was towed.

Ingleside

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

Taken to the cleaners: The burglary of a dry cleaner on the 200 block of Gates Street occurred between March 25 and March 26. Entry was via front window. Cash was taken.

Timeout: A mother was hit by her 16-year-old son during an argument on the 100 block of Naples Street at 8 a.m. March 26. He was arrested and booked at the Juvenile Justice Center.

Jaywalking parolee: Officers searched the neighborhood of Geneva Avenue and Naples Street at 7:30 p.m. March 26 for a known parolee at large. They found the 43-year-old Vallejo man jaywalking. He gave a false name, but the officers had a photograph of him. The man was arrested on the California Department of Corrections warrant and was booked.

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