taravalstation.gifThe members of the Taraval Police Station mourn the deaths of two active duty police officers, Officer Laurence Lynch of Mission Station and Officer Michael Walsh of Ingleside Station.

Officer Lynch’s funeral service was this morning at St. Gabriel’s Church.

Officer Walsh’s funeral service is at St. Ignatius Church on Wednesday, July 8, 2009 at 10:00 am.

May they rest in peace.

Taraval Officers Arrest Roof Top Graffiti Suspect in West Portal—See Below.


07/06/09 1:40 am 200 block of West Portal

Officers Andrew Bryant, Peterkent DeJesus, Jeffrey Fortuno, William Derro, Wayne Wong and Norman Lee responded to a report from residents that someone was on the roof of 260 West Portal. When the officers arrived they noticed a woman across the street apparently waiting for someone. She was evasive about her actions and was detained. The officers gained entry to the building and located the woman’s companion hiding on the roof and in possession of various spray cans. They also observed that the overhanging billboard had been the victim of graffiti matching the spray can colors. The roof climber, who lives on the 500 block of Dellbrook, was arrested for malicious mischief and possession of narcotics paraphernalia. Case #090685775

07/06/09 7:35 am 19th Avenue and Winston

Officer Darwin Naval investigated a traffic collision. One of the parties, who lives in San Jose, was driving with a suspended license. He was cited and his 1992 GMC was towed. Case #090686046

07/06/09 2:18 pm Ocean and Phelan

Officer Lori Peltier stopped a vehicle for a cell phone violation. The driver, who lives in San Jose, was driving with a suspended license. She was cited and her 1995 Volkswagen was towed. Case #090687389


07/04/09-07/06/09 1900 block of 22nd Avenue
Burglary/unlocked window/laptop taken


First block of Harold Missing 17 year old boy/group home

965 Irving Found 1994 Honda

Judah and 23rd Avenue Sexual Battery/man grabs woman at bus

Judah and 26th Avenue Graffiti

First block of Keystone Found toys

92 Minerva Stolen 1991 Toyota

1500 block of Moraga Theft from Locked Vehicle

1400 block of Portola Vandalism to Vehicle

Sloat and Great Highway Mental Health Intervention

1500 block of Sloat Theft/movie

2500 block of Taraval Theft/laptop computer

100 block of Thrift Pedestrian Access Blocked by Construction

100 block of Urbano Landord/Tenant Dispute

1200 block of 25th Avenue Stolen 1993 Nissan

1200 block of 25th Avenue Found 1992 Nissan

1600 block of 26th Avenue Fraud

2300 block of 39th Avenue
Threats/suspect known

1200 block of 45th Avenue Vehicle Registration Violation/vehicle towed

Captain Paul C. Chignell
Commanding Officer
Taraval Police Station
2345 – 24th Av
San Francisco, Ca. 94116
Telephone (415) 759-3100

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