Thursday, January 31, 2013

Jan. 28, 2013

Incident Date:
Monday, January 28th, 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.


4:40pm       100 Blk Britton             Battery
Officers Campos and Suguitan went to the 100 block of Britton on a report of a stabbing. Dispatched had provided the officers with the suspects name and physical description. Officers Peregoy, Trail, Hopkins and Sgt McDevitt were close by and responded as well and located the suspect and victim. The victim had an apparent injury over his right eye, which was bleeding. Medics were called out to the scene. Officer Campos tried to speak with the victim who was uncooperative and only said that he was in an argument with the suspect which turned physical. The victim said that during the altercation the suspect punched him causing the injury. The victim refused to answer any more questions and refused to be treated and walked away. The suspect was taken to Ingleside Station where it was revealed he had two outstanding warrants as well. The suspect was charged for the battery and booked on the warrants. Report Number 130079688

Serious Incidents:

10:10am     2800 Blk Diamond       Theft
Officers Gordon and Pereira responded to a report of a purse snatch at the Glen Park Public Library located on the 2800 block of Diamond Street. They spoke with the victim who said she was sitting in the library reading a book. The victim said she had placed her purse in the empty seat next to her, when she saw a hand grab her purse. The victim attempted to also grab her purse, but the suspect had already run off with it. The victim tried to go after the suspect but a fallen down. An employee of the library ran after the suspect as he made his way outside and saw the suspect jump into a parked vehicle. The employee was able to get the license plate number of the get-away vehicle and gave it to the officers. Officer Pereira spoke with the owner of the Canyon Market who said there are surveillance cameras outside and that a copy of the video would be available if needed. The suspect got away with the victims purse containing her wallet, bank card, money, keys, cell phone and miscellaneous items. Report Number 130078533.

11:50am     5100 Blk Mission          Robbery
Officers Grennell and Fung responded to a possible robbery which occurred on the side walk of 5100 block of Mission. When the officers arrived at the victim’s house, the victim told the officers that she was walking on Mission St going northbound with her headphones in and phone in her left hand. An unknown suspect ran from behind and tried to snatch the phone out of her hand. The victim tried to resist but the suspect was able to overpower her grip and ran off with her phone. The victim chased the suspect on foot as he ran southbound on Mission St and turned eastbound on to Rolph St where the suspect got into an unknown vehicle.  The victim attempted to grab onto the window as the suspect was driving off. The victim fell to the ground and sustained non-life threatening injuries. The victim stated to the officers that she requires no medical attention. The victim said she will be able to recognize the subject if she saw him again. Report Number: 130079155

9:00pm       500 Blk Arlington          Robbery
Officer Lockett responded to 200 block of Arlington on a report of a robbery. As the officer interviewed the victim, the victim stated that he was robbed on the 500 block of Arlington by two suspects. According to the victim, two male suspects exited the silver vehicle and started to walk towards him as he was walking southbound on Arlington. The suspect came up to the victim and started pointing gun at him and demanded to give up all his property. The victim was in fear for his life and both suspects started to search the victim. The suspects took victim’s phone and his wallet. The suspects then told the victim to walk away and not to turn back. The victim assumed that the suspects fled southbound on Arlington in the vehicle. The victim said that he could identify the suspects that robbed him if he saw them again. The officer searched the area and did not observe any apparent video surveillance or any witnesses. Report Number: 130080378

10:00pm     100 Blk Appleton           Robbery
Officer Ma and Anderson responded to Appleton and Gladys regarding a robbery with a gun. The officers spoke with the victims who said that they were walking west on Appleton towards Patton St. when they saw three suspects walking towards them. One of the suspects had a semi-automatic gun as he pointed it at the victims, the suspects demanded to give up all their property, the other suspect then grabbed the victim and threw her to the ground.  The suspects took  her purse and then fled south on Patton St.  The suspects got away with the victims purse containing her cell phone and her wallet. The officers asked if they need any medical attention and the victims declined. Additional units searched the area to no avail. Report Number: 130080431

Vehicle and Other Incidents:
  1:15am          600 Blk Brazil                         Stolen Van
  1:43am          600 Blk Brunswick                 Recovered Vehicle
  2:08am          Geneva/Cayuga                       Warrant
  7:00am          400 Blk Sunrise                       Stolen Vehicle
  8:00am          Arleta/Alpha                           Theft from Vehicle
  9:30am          200 Blk Dublin                       Burglary
10:00am          5000 Blk Mission                    Stolen Vehicle
11:40am          Howth/Josiah                          Hit and Run
12:53pm          1400 Blk Howard                   Theft
  3:00pm          300 Blk La Grande                 Battery
  3:51pm          4400 Blk Mission                    Theft
  5:00pm          300 Blk Vienna                       Stolen Vehicle
  5:52pm          500 Blk Day                            Recovered Vehicle
  8:00pm          Stoneyford/Cambridge           Stolen Recovered
  8:23pm          1600 Blk Vista Verde             Recovered Vehicle


Burglaries with suspect description:

No incidents to report