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.
Mission district, Noe Valley
Beer warrants: Officers saw a woman drinking beer on the 400 block of Shotwell Street at 5:15 p.m. Sept. 19. She was found to be wanted on three separate warrants. The charges were petty theft with a prior arrest, grand theft and endangering the health of a child. In each case, she was released on her own recognizance and had multiple bench warrants for failure to appear.
Hooker hangout: A known prostitute with several prior arrests was arrested on a charge of loitering for the purposes of prostitution on 20th and Shotwell streets at 10:30 p.m. Sept. 20. A second suspect, believed to be her pimp, was arrested for the same offense.
Financial District, Nob Hill, Chinatown, North Beach, Russian Hill, Telegraph Hill
Burnouts: Two separate fires occurred inside the commercial establishment on the 100 block of Maiden Lane between 11:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. Sept. 20. The police and fire departments are investigating the incidents as possible arson, with the suspect described as a heavyset man in his 20s.
Quiet burglary: An unknown burglar forced entry into an occupied apartment on the 1500 block of Washington Street between 2:30 and 3:20 p.m. Sept. 20. The suspect stole a laptop computer and backpack while the occupant remained asleep.
Richmond, most of Golden Gate Park
Burglar on stairs: Residents of the 100 block of 19th Avenue returned home at 2:05 p.m. Sept. 19 to find that the glass on their front door had been broken and a front window was ajar. As they entered their home, they saw the burglar at the top landing of the stairs. The victims confronted the suspect and a struggle ensued until he fled out the front door.
Front-door thief entry: Residents left their home on the 2400 block of Bush Street at 3 p.m. Sept. 22. Shortly after they left, a neighbor noticed that their front door was open and saw a male exiting the house. After calling the residents, it was determined that a laptop had been stolen.