On November 20th at 2:30 pm, officers responded to a house on the 1200 block of Palou regarding a possible burglary. They observed that one of the panels to the front door was damaged and appeared forcefully removed. They also found clothing scattered about the living room floor. The owner of the building advised the officers that her tenants were in the process of moving and did not believe anything was taken from the home, as it looked to her as it did earlier when she checked the premise on November 16th. She stated that the damage to the door was possibly vandalism to the property. This incident is under investigation. (SFPD Case No. 110933123)
On November 17th, between 7:00 pm and 3:00am, an apartment in the area of 18th and Arkansas was burglarized. The responding officers met with the victim who told them that he and his girlfriend left the house secure, with the exception of a backdoor that was possibly unlocked. When they returned to the home, the victim immediately noticed that his laptop computer, computer bag, and some change were missing from the living room. The rear door was found to be closed, but not locked. This incident is under investigation. (SFPD Case No. 110093793)
**************** On November 18th at 8:30 am, officers responded to the area of Evans and Jennings regarding a call of shots fired. They arrived on scene and located several witnesses to the
shooting. After their interviews, the officers were able to piece together what had occurred.
Apparently, an older white, four door vehicle was stopped at a stop sign at the intersection when it was approached by a suspect on foot. The suspect began to shoot at the car. The driver of the white car immediately took off west on Evans and the suspect ran west on Jennings into the passenger side of a “boxy” blue vehicle that was apparently waiting for him and the vehicle drove off.
Officers searched the area for the victim, suspects, and vehicles, but were unable to locate either that morning. They also checked San Francisco General for any self admitted gun shot victims but found none. They seized all the evidence that was located on scene but at this point, a victim has not been identified. This incident is under investigation. (SFPD Case No. 110929382)
**************** On November 18th at 1:30 pm, officers in the area of Fitzgerald and Jennings pulled up behind a vehicle that was wanted. The officers had prior knowledge that this car might have been used by two homicide persons of interest. As they began to follow the car, it suddenly pulled over and all the occupants exited the vehicle. They were all quickly detained pending the investigation. A search of one of the suspects yielded a bottle of Hydrocodone from his jacket pocket. The prescription bottle was prescribed to someone other than the suspect. He was placed under arrest and booked at Bayview Station. The other subjects were identified and released from Bayview Station. The Homicide Division was notified regarding the vehicle.
(SFPD Case No. 110930191)
**************** On November 18th at 4:45 pm, officers patrolling on the 900 block of 25th St. stopped a car for not having a front license plate. As soon as they made contact with the driver, both officers smelled a strong odor of marijuana emanating from the car. They asked the driver to step out and he complied. When the officer began to search him, however, the suspect began to resist by not following directions and trying to turn on the officer. His partner assisted in gaining control of the suspect and completing the search. They found 2.2 grams of marijuana in his
pants pocket along with 1.3 grams of powder cocaine. The suspect was placed under arrest. The officers searched the vehicle and found a container with 22.3 grams of additional marijuana in the center console as well a large plastic bag in the trunk that contained another 43.1 grams of marijuana. They found no smoking paraphernalia in the car or on the suspect’s person. This, along with the large amount of the drug in the suspect’s possession, led officers to believe that it was being transported for the purpose of sale. He was booked at Bayview Station on multiple narcotics related charges. (SFPD Case No. 110930828)
On November 19th at 5:15 am, SFFD responded to a vehicle fire in the area of Newcomb and Barneveld. Officers responded to assist in the investigation. They found a Ford Escape with its interior on fire being put out by the fire department. The officers located the registered owner information and had a unit respond to the owner’s house to ask if the owner knew where his car was. Upon notifying the owner, it was determined that the vehicle had been stolen the previous night and a stolen/recovered auto report was taken. This incident is being investigated by the Arson Unit. (SFPD Case No. 110110932216)
On November 19th at 10:00 am, officers patrolling in the area of Palou and Newhall conducted a check on a plate of a vehicle driving in the opposite direction. The vehicle came back with registration that had been expired for over a year. When they made a U-Turn however, they noticed that the vehicle was displaying current tabs. They pulled the car over and contacted the driver who did not have a driver’s license. While the officer spoke to the driver, she noticed a baggie containing what looked to be cocaine powder in the driver’s door panel pocket. A record check on the suspect revealed a no bail warrant for a parole violation. She placed the suspect under arrest and conducted a search that revealed two used glass smoking pipes and a baggie of marijuana. He was booked at Bayview Station on numerous charges. (SFPD Case No. 110923517)
**************** On November 19th at 11:00 am, officers in the area of 3rd and Marin saw a subject walking toward a recycling center in the area, carrying approximately five feet of copper cable. The officers instantly recognized the cable as PG&E property from a flyer that had been distributed to law enforcement. The flyer had photographs and described in detail what PG&E wire looked like and the likely spots it was stolen from. One of the officers had earlier been involved in an investigation involving PG&E wire and knew exactly how it appeared along with its differences
from other wire.
They detained the suspect for possession of stolen property. A representative from PG&E confirmed that the wire was in fact PG&E property and the suspect was placed under arrest. He was booked at Bayview Station (SFPD Case No. 110932711)
On November 19th at 5:14 pm, officers on patrol approaching the 300 block of Bayshore Boulevard spotted a vehicle in front of them with no working headlamps or tail lamps. Additionally, the vehicle had no license plate. The officers attempted to conduct a traffic stop on the vehicle. On activating their lights and siren, the vehicle slowed. Abruptly, the vehicle then sped up and changed lanes. The vehicle then made a sudden u-turn by crossing the double parallel lines. The officers followed the suspect until he got blocked in by the traffic ahead of him and had to stop. At this point, he attempted to back up but changed his mind and surrendered as soon as additional units arrived on the scene.
The suspect did not have a driver’s license or any other identification in his possession. He gave the officers a name that came back with no record. He was placed under arrest and transported to Bayview Station where an investigation into his identity ensued. The officers were finally able to positively identify him through a mug shot and obtain his real name. A record check under his true name revealed that the suspect had an outstanding warrant with a bail amount of $10,000 for driving without a license. He was booked on multiple charges. (SFPD Case No. 110933690)
On November 19th, officers responded to a grocery store on the 2500 block of San Bruno regarding a burglary. They met with the owner who told them that he had left the store secure. On his arrival, he found the rear door kicked open and money missing from two registers. The incident was captured on the store’s surveillance cameras. The officers watched this footage and saw that the suspect entered the store via the kicked in rear door at 9:51 pm. The film shows him going through both registers and taking money before exiting out of the same door he came in. The entire crime took place in less than 2 minutes. The suspect did not appear to be wearing gloves. Crime Scene Investigation responded to conduct a thorough search for any latent evidence the suspect may have left. This incident is under investigation. (SFPD Case No. 110934228)
**************** On November 20th at 10:00 am, officers responded to the 1100 block of Fitzgerald regarding a dispute. They arrived and spoke with the complainant who told them that someone had blocked her driveway with his car and refused to move. As the officers were speaking with the caller, the suspect jumped into the illegally parked car and backed it up across the street and onto the sidewalk. The officers detained the suspect and identified him. His license was suspended and he had a warrant out of San Bruno for driving on a suspended license. The suspect was placed under arrest and transported to Bayview Station where he was booked.
(SFPD Case No. 110935066)
**************** On November 20th at 9:40 am, officers in the area of the 900 block of Gilman had several individuals detained in a suspicious vehicle investigation. One of the subjects had an active warrant for his arrest with a bail amount of $25,000 out of Kern County and was taken into custody. The rest of the subjects were identified and released from the scene. (SFPD Case
**************** On November 20th at 3:00 pm, officers on patrol in the area of Newhall and La Salle conducted a record check of the vehicle in front of them. The record showed that the registration was four months expired, although the tabs on the plate read 2012. The officers stopped the car to investigate and met with the driver. A record check revealed that the driver had an expired driver’s license as well as a warrant out of Colma for driving on a suspended license. She was placed under arrest and booked at Bayview Station on the warrant, for driving on the suspended license, and a false evidence of registration charge. (SFPD Case No.
**************** On November 20th at 3:00 pm, officers responded to Section 6 of Candlestick Park regarding a pair of unruly individuals. They located both suspects who were swearing and being verbally abusive with other patrons. They both appeared inebriated from the influence of alcohol. The officers met with both witnesses to the suspect’s actions and while speaking to them, one of the suspects, though handcuffed, lunged forward and kicked one of the witnesses. The witness
was not injured and did not want medical attention. Both suspects were removed from the park and booked at County Jail. (SFPD Case No. 110935812)
**************** On November 20th at 3:40 pm, officers working the 49ers v. Arizona game at Candlestick Park were called to a fight in progress in Upper Section 42. They arrived to find two suspects punching a third who was attempting to shield his head and get away from his two assailants. The officers were able to pull the victim away from the suspects who were still continuing to throw punches and refusing the officers’ commands to break it up. Other officers were able to pull the combatants apart. As they did so, one of the suspects fell and landed on an officer, forcing him to fall on the ground as well. Eventually both suspects were handcuffed and
removed from the scene. Both suspects were identified as active Norteno gang members.
A witness to the incident told the officers that the victim attempted to abate a verbal argument regarding sitting in the wrong seat. Thinking the argument quelled, the victim went to the restroom. When he returned to his seat, someone in the suspects’ party threw a beer can at him and pushed him. The victim pushed the subject back and punched him, at which point the subject’s two friends jumped in and began beating the victim. The victim sustained visible physical injuries to his face and hands but refused medical treatment at the scene. Both suspects were booked at County Jail for aggravated assault, resisting arrest, and a gang enhancement. (SFPD Case No. 110936008)
On October 20th at 4:30 pm, officers assigned to the Candlestick Park game were approached near gate “F” by an off duty Watsonville Police Officer. The officer pointed to a subject and stated that the individual he identified had an outstanding warrant out of Santa Cruz County. The officers approached and detained the suspect. They told him why he was being stopped, at which point he began to tense up and ball his fists. He was handcuffed. A record check of the suspect revealed that he did in fact have a warrant, with a $25,000 bail amount, for his arrest.
The suspect refused the officers efforts to escort him out of the park by pushing against them, refusing to walk, and attempting to lay on his back. When on the ground, he began to kick and spit at the officers. He was so belligerent that he had to be carried by officers to the transport wagon. Two of the suspect’s friends attempted to interfere with the arresting officers on his behalf by attempting to push the suspect away from the officers. They were arrested as well. The suspect was ultimately booked at Bayview Station. His two friends were cited for interfering with an investigation and released from Bayview Station. (SFPD Case No. 110936058)
On November 20th at midnight, officers responded to the 600 block of Jamestown regarding a vehicle fire. On their arrival, they found SFFD on scene putting out the flames on a BMW X5
silver SUV. The vehicle was so burnt, that no identifying information could be immediately located for the car. The vehicle was towed with a hold for the Arson Unit, which is investigating this incident. (SFPD Case No. 110934381)
Between November 19th 9:00 pm and 7:45 am the next day, a black Honda Accord was stolen from the 1700 block of Revere. (SFPD Case No. 110934864)
Between November 19th at 5:00 pm and 4:00 am the following morning, a blue Toyota Camry was stolen from the 200 block of Yale. (SFPD Case No. 110934723)
Between November 19th at 7:00 am and 9:30 am, a black Ford Crown Vic. was stolen from the 200 block of Mississippi. (SFPD Case No. 110923426)
Between November 17th 9:00 pm and 6:00 am the next day, a grey Toyota Camry was stolen from the 1500 block of 18th St. (SFPD Case No. 110929326)
Between November 19th 9:00 pm and 7:45 am the next day, a black Honda Accord was stolen from the 1700 block of Revere. (SFPD Case No. 110934864)
Between November 16thth 3:00 pm and 10:00 pm the next day, a green Honda Civic was stolen from the unit block of Hale. (SFPD Case No. 110930282)
On November 13th at 2:10pm, a vehicle on the unit block of Hester was burglarized. The driver’s side window was smashed and an eyeglass case and charger were taken from the vehicle. Additionally, in this same area three other vehicles had their windows smashed. The loss from these cars was not immediately determined. (SFPD Case No. 110915814)
On November 14th between 7:00 pm and 6:30 am the following morning, a vehicle on the 1000 block of Mississippi was burglarized. The passenger window was smashed and a DVD player was stolen from the vehicle. (SFPD Case No. 110920368)
On November 18th between 11:00 pm and 6:00 am the following day, a vehicle on the 700 block of Sweeney was burglarized. The passenger window was smashed and a laptop and iPod were stolen from the vehicle. (SFPD Case No. 110932266)
On November 18thth between 11:30 pm and 6:00 am the following day, a vehicle in the area of the 700 block of Sweeny was burglarized. A window was smashed and a purse was stolen from the vehicle. (SFPD Case No. 110932250)
On November 19th between 3:15 pm and 3:30 pm, a vehicle in the area of 22nd and Indiana was burglarized. An extension cord was stolen from the bed of the pick up truck. (SFPD Case No. 110933292)
On November 19th at 3:15 am, a vehicle on the 200 block of Salinas was burglarized. The rear passenger window was smashed and an iPod was stolen from the vehicle. (SFPD Case No. 110932169)
On November 20th between 11:30 pm and 5:00 pm, a vehicle in a parking lot of Candlestick Park was burglarized. The driver’s window was smashed and a laptop, camera, stopwatch, and passport were stolen from the vehicle. (SFPD Case No. 110936315)
On November 20th between 1:30 pm and 5:00 pm, a vehicle in a parking lot of Candlestick Park was burglarized. The driver’s window was smashed and a purse was stolen from the vehicle. (SFPD Case No. 110936393)
On November 20th between 11:00 am and 4:15 pm, a vehicle in a parking lot of Candlestick Park was burglarized. The owner found the vehicle unlocked with a backpack, cell phone, e- book, and jacket stolen from the vehicle. (SFPD Case No. 110935997)
On November 20th between 11:30 am and 5:00 pm, a vehicle in the area of LeConte and Jennings was burglarized. The driver’s window was smashed and a laptop, luggage, and clothing were stolen from the vehicle. (SFPD Case No. 110936371)
On November 20th at 3:50 pm, a vehicle in a parking lot in the area of Fitch and Gilman was burglarized. The rear passenger window was smashed and a backpack was stolen from the vehicle. (SFPD Case No. 110935975)
On November 20th at 10:00 pm, a vehicle in the area of Innes and Mendell was burglarized. The passenger window was smashed and the vehicle manual, vehicle registration, and food items were stolen from the vehicle. (SFPD Case No. 110936779)
All of the above auto thefts are under investigation
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