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.
Financial District, Nob Hill, Chinatown, North Beach, Russian Hill, Telegraph Hill
Elder assault: An officer responded to the scene of an assault near Francisco Middle School on the 2100 block of Powell Street at 8:02 a.m. Jan. 31. The victim, an 82-year-old man, had attempted to walk past a group of teenage students when he was pushed from behind. The victim fell to the ground and struck his head on the sidewalk. He sustained a serious head injury and was placed into an intensive care unit. A witness to the incident led the officer to the 13-year-old suspect, and he was apprehended at the school. The suspect was charged with aggravated assault and elder abuse crimes.
Bayview, Hunters Point
Muni melee: Officers responded to Cashmere Street and Whitney Young Circle regarding a robbery. The victims told officers they were on a Muni bus when they saw several unknown men get on the bus and approach them. One suspect grabbed the purse of one of the victims. One of the other victims attempted to help and was struck once in the nose by the suspect, who used his fists. Another suspect grabbed a cell phone from one of the victims and ran off the bus. Officers detained the suspects on the street. The victim’s cell phone was found on the suspect. The victims positively identified one of the suspects. Officers placed both suspects into custody without further incident.
Sunset, Parkside, portions of Golden Gate Park
Pellet-gun attack: Officers went to an address on the 500 block of John Muir Drive at 8:52 p.m. Feb. 4 to follow up on a case where a man had shot pellets at his pregnant girlfriend. The officers arrested the suspect on suspicion of domestic violence and criminal threats.
Glen Park, Bernal Heights, Excelsior, St. Francis Wood
Walk this way: Officers conducted pedestrian stings on Bosworth Street on Jan. 29 and 30. Thirty-four citations were issued for pedestrian right-of-way violations.