Service dog stolen on BART train found safe, returned to owner [ABC7] [Chron]

“When employees finally spotted him, he reportedly exclaimed, ‘I am on the wrong floor.’ He fled and some employees later noticed their cellphones had been stolen, police said.”
Another downtown San Francisco office burglarized while busy employees toil away [Ex]

“The suspects struggled on the ground with the victim, kicking and punching him. They then stood over him and demanded his belongings. The victim surrendered his cell phone, wallet and money. “
Robberies With Force [ML@L]

“When the victim opened her register, police said, the suspect, a man in his 30s, pulled out a handgun and bag and demanded cash.”
Bayview recycling center robbed at gunpoint [Ex]

“The documents held by the courts are considered to be public documents, meaning they don’t belong to the court. They belong to the public. The public shouldn’t be asked to pay twice for access to their documents.”
Court file fees would put public in dark [Ex]

“Also, I frown on whomever responded saying: “I don’t need to read it [the SFPD website]” as I referred to misleading information on their website. If you want to be a dick, I’ll blog about it.”
SF Police’s Text a Tip411 Slow to Respond & Not Monitored 24 Hours as Promised[Akit]

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Eve Batey is the editor and publisher of the San Francisco Appeal. She used to be the San Francisco Chronicle's Deputy Managing Editor for Online, and started at the Chronicle as their blogging and interactive editor. Before that, she was a co-founding writer and the lead editor of SFist. She's been in the city since 1997, presently living in the Outer Sunset with her husband, cat, and dog. You can reach Eve at

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