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
Warm welcome: A woman visiting from New York had just withdrawn $200 from a nearby ATM on the 300 block of Powell Street at 7:42 a.m.Nov. 6 when a suspect allegedly ripped both the cash and a cell phone out of her hands. Patrolling on foot, an officer was alerted by witnesses to the fleeing suspect.
The officer chased the suspect into a car rental parking garage and apprehended him.
Richmond, most of Golden Gate Park
Violent heist: An employee of a small business on the 500 block of Second Avenue reported at 9 p.m. Nov. 6 that she was robbed at gunpoint by two masked suspects.
The employee gave the suspects the money they demanded, and the alleged thieves fled the scene after placing a gun to the employee’s head and forcing her into a storage area.
Tenderloin, bordered by Geary, Market and Larkin streets
Hiding the goods: A drug dealer reported that he had just been shot in the chest on the evening of Nov. 6 in front of the Youth with a Mission building at 357 Ellis St.
While receiving life-saving medical treatment, the victim allegedly surrendered eight rocks of crack cocaine he had concealed in his mouth.
The dealer is recovering at San Francisco General Hospital. Narcotics detail is pursuing an arrest warrant for possession of crack cocaine.
Sunset, Parkside, portions of Golden Gate Park
Big bust: Plainclothesmen converged at a home on Turk Street where a fugitive was said to be hiding at 2:30 p.m. Nov. 11. The officers were aware that the suspect was responsible for a number of stolen cars, had been previously pursued by officers and was wanted on a parole violation as well as domestic violence.
The suspect emerged from the residence and was confronted by the officers. He resisted but was finally arrested.