Tag Archives: robbery

Drive-by shooting in SF’s Mission leaves two in the hospital

Just after midnight Friday morning, a drive-by shooting on 26th and Capp streets resulted in two male victims in their late 20s transporting themselves to the hospital with no life-threatening injuries, according to the police report. The victims were walking to their car when the suspect shot them and fled south on Capp St. No arrests have been made. On...

Wave of robbery and assaults hits the Mission over the weekend

Friday, April 27 A  46-year-old-man armed with a knife stabbed a 26-year-old man at 10 a.m. near 16th and Capp streets, according to police.  The suspect was arrested at the scene. The victim was transported to a local hospital and treated for non-life threatening injuries. At 9:26 p.m. in Dolores Park, four men between the ages of 20 to 25...

Three robberies, a shooting and a stabbing in SF Mission over the weekend

A man believed to be in his 20s was shot near 20th and Shotwell streets and later transported to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries around 12:47 a.m. on Saturday. The unknown suspect fled the scene after shooting the victim shortly after midnight. No arrest has been made. Robberies A 37-year-old man was arrested for punching a woman and trying to grab...

Shooting on 24th, robbery on Treat in SF Mission

Shooting A 22-year-old man was shot at 24th and York Street at 6:25 p.m. Thursday, police said. The young man transported himself to the hospital for care. Police report that the gunshot wound is not life-threatening. There are no suspects at this time. Robbery Two men held up a 27-year-old man walking along Treat Street between 17th and 18th at...

Three robberies, one assault and a shooting in SF Mission to ring in the new year

Police found a 45-year-old man lying the middle of the street with a gunshot wound to his torso near 17th and Capp street around 4:44 a.m. Monday, early on New Year’s Day. Police believe the suspect to be a woman in her late 20s, but no arrest has been made. The victim’s gunshot wound was non-life-threatening.   Assault A 30-year-old...

SF Mission Station ramping up undercover operations, homeless outreach

Mission Station is upping its homeless outreach and undercover operations, said Captain Gaetano Caltagirone at a community meeting Tuesday at the station.    Caltagirone stepped in as head of the station two months ago with promises of better community relations and more “old-fashioned” policing, including foot patrols and undercover drug busts. He also seems to be taking a more participatory...

Five robberies over the weekend in SF Mission

A 32-year-old suspected robber was arrested after his victim chased him down and called the police. It all went down at Mission and Sycamore streets around 10:28 p.m. Friday, when the 36-year-old male victim was approached by three suspects. The first suspect, the man who was later arrested, put a knife to the victim as two others — whose descriptions...

Over weekend, assault, robbery and shot fired in SF Mission

Police arrested a 27-year-old man for punching a person closing up a store at 2:25 a.m. Saturday at 16th Street and South Van Ness Avenue. The man closing the store, 37, asked the suspect to leave. The suspect then punched the man, who fell to the ground. The suspect tried to run away but was later taken into custody, police say....

Four violent robberies in one night in SF Mission

Police say that an “unknown” number of “juveniles” attacked a 41-year-old man and stole his laptop on a Muni bus stopped at 16th and Mission streets at around 3 p.m. Thursday. The band of young marauders hit the suspect, took his backpack containing the laptop, and fled the bus. The man was transported to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. No...

At SF Bayview town hall meeting, anger erupts as police show footage of an unarmed man (update)

Updated, Monday, December 11: The SFPD identified the officer involved in the Dec. 1 shooting as Officer Christopher Samayoa.  He has been assigned to the Field Operations Bureau. Police have not found evidence that the 42-year-old man shot and killed by a San Francisco Police Department officer last Friday was armed, Capt. Valerie Matthews of the SFPD Major Crimes Unit...

Man dragged while stopping carjacker, woman attacked with hammer in SF Mission

A 56-year-old man was arrested on Friday afternoon at a gas station at Cesar Chavez Street and Potrero Avenue for trying to steal a man’s car while he was paying for gas. The victim, 54, had left his keys in his car while he was paying for the gas. The suspect jumped into the car and started to drive away....

Mob of 15 stabs man, leaves him fighting for life in SF Mission

A man is fighting for his life after he was swarmed by some 15 men and stabbed multiple times near 24th Street and Potrero Avenue at 5:50 a.m. Thursday, police report. The weapon used to stab the man, 37, is unknown. The victim was transported to the hospital in life-threatening condition. No arrests have been made. This is the third...

Teenage girl robs man of cash in SF Mission

A teenage girl robbed a 43-year-old man of his money on 22nd and Bartlett streets at 11 p.m. Wednesday, police report. After taking the man’s cash, the suspect, believed to be 16 years old, fled in a car with a man thought to be in his 20s at the wheel. The victim was transported to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries,...

Shots fired in front of SF Mission’s Bernal Dwellings

A 20-year-old man was shot at but not injured Monday around 11:10 p.m. in front of Bernal Dwellings, a housing complex at Cesar Chavez and Harrison streets. The victim was walking down the street when the two men, whose descriptions police have not provided, used a handgun to fire “several shots” at him. One person was arrested, but it’s unclear...

Stabbing leaves man fighting for life in SF Mission

A 32-year-old man was transported to the hospital in life-threatening condition after an unknown suspect approached him from behind and stabbed him near 24th Street and South Van Ness Avenue at 2:27 a.m. Sunday. After the victim felt an “impact on his arm,” police say, he noticed the suspect running away westbound on 24th Street. He was then transported to...