Thursday, February 7, 2013

Feb. 3, 2013

Incident Date:
Sunday, February 3rd, 2013

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CRIME ALERT: Increase in recent trend of robberies and thefts in and around the Balboa BART Station and City College area,
Be vigilant of suspicious vehicles pulling up and its occupants asking for directions and/or to use your phone and then fleeing the scene with your property.      
Click on Don’t be a target link below:        

                                                           Safety Tips:
*Try not to have your Iphone or other property visible for others to see.
*If someone asks to use your phone, advise them you do not have one.
*Do not store or carry your phones in your back pocket, people will know you have one.
*Have (415)553-8090 programmed in your cell phone to contact SF 911 directly.
*If you see any suspicious activity involving you or others, or see someone needing help 
              Call the police.


1:18am       Mission/Russia              Vandalism
Officers Graham and Apodaca were on patrol driving down Mission Street, when they saw a subject vandalizing the MUNI bus shelter with graffiti, located at the corner of Mission and Russia Avenue. The officers quickly stopped and detained the subject and his two friends who were standing next to him at the time. Officer Apodaca checked the bus shelter and in fact found fresh graffiti. The officers searched the subject and in plain view found the marker he was using protruding from his pants pocket. A computer check on the subject revealed he also had an outstanding warrant for his arrest. The two friends came back clear of any warrants and were released at the scene. The subject was transported to Ingleside Station where he was booked for the vandalism and outstanding warrant. Report Number 130096068.

1:21am       Mission/France             Drug Paraphernalia
Officers Padilla and To were on patrol driving Southbound on Mission Street when they saw a subject riding his bicycle on the sidewalk, in clear violation of San Francisco Traffic code (96T.C). The subject was on Mission Street approaching France Avenue. The officers stopped and talked with this subject who informed them he was currently on Felony probation. The officers checked with dispatch who said the subject was in fact on probation and had a search condition. The officers searched the subject and found a glass pipe used to ingest methamphetamine, a misdemeanor violation. The officers proceeded to cite the subject for both violations and released him from the scene. The Glass pipe was booked as evidence. Report Number 130096080

8:30pm       100 Blk Hanover          Resisting
Officers Pedersen and McMilton along with Sgt Kruger went to the 100 block of Hanover Street regarding a call of a fight. When they arrived, they located a witness and began talking with him. Moments later, a woman stepped out of her residence and began to verbally accost the officers. The woman then took a fighting stance and threw an unknown object at Sgt Kruger, She then began to retreat back into the residence. The officers gave chase and tried to detain her, but she began to fight with the officers. After a brief struggle, the officers were able to control and restrain her. While at the scene, the woman began to complain of pain, so medics were called out. The woman was eventually cited for resisting a police officer and released to the care of the medics who transported her to St. Lukes hospital for further evaluation. Report Number 130098042.

Serious Incidents:

1:33am       3200 Blk Mission          Assault/Theft
Officers Chew and Bernard responded to the 3200 block of Mission Street regarding robbery call. Once they arrived, they met with four victims who said as they were exiting a store, they were confronted by three suspects. The three males began yelling at the victims and spitting at one of the victims. The one male victim in the group confronted the three suspects and asked them to leave them (the victims) alone. The three suspects, without warning, attacked the male victim punching and kicking him numerous times. The three remaining victims came to his aide trying to stop the assault.  After the attack, the suspects ran off headed Southbound on Mission Street. After the incident, one of the female victims realized that the suspects ran off with her purse taking with them her wallet, credit cards, Iphone and money. The victim that was attacked was not seriously hurt and refused any medical attention. Report Number 130096115.

10:00pm     3100 Blk Mission          Robbery
Officer Hom went to investigate a robbery that took place on the 3100 block of Mission Street. He met with the victim who said he took a cab from the Civic Center to the front door of his apartment building. As he was attempting to get into the building, two unknown suspects came up from behind and pushed him up against the door. One of the suspect then pulled out a gun and pointed it at him and said, “Don’t move! Give me everything!”. The victim said the suspects robbed him of his Rolex watch, wallet, money and cell phone. Both suspects then ran away headed Eastbound on Cesar Chavez, where he finally lost sight of them. Officer Hom searched the area to no avail. Report Number 130098230

Vehicle and Other Incidents:

  4:00am          Seville/Rolph               Stolen Vehicle
  9:00am          600 Blk Edinburgh      Stolen License Plate
 10:00am         Girard/Harkness          Stolen Vehicle
11:49am          4900 Blk Mission        Theft  
12:40pm          4600 Blk Mission        Battery 
  2:00pm          100 Blk Ellington         Recovered Vehicle
  2:30pm          300 Blk Naylor           Burglary
  6:00pm          100 Blk Rousseau       Stolen Vehicle
  7:00pm          700 Blk Velasco         Stolen and Recovered Vehicle
  7:00pm          700 Blk Velasco         Arson to Vehicle
  8:06pm          Mission/Russia            Warrant
10:00pm          200 Blk Dorado          Stolen Vehicle
10:00pm          100 Blk Bertita           Stolen Vehicle
10:34pm          Mission/Bosworth       Traffic Collision

Burglaries with suspect description:

1:15pm            1900 Blk Sunnydale               Burglary: Suspect #1: Black male, 5’10 in height, 170 lbs, Black hair, Brown eyes, Last seen wearing Gray hooded sweatshirt with a zipper, checkered Gray/Blue shorts and Black “Converse” shoes.