Thursday, February 3, 2011

Castro Neighborhood Arsons

Date: February 3, 2011 5:10:49 PM PST
Subject: Castro Neighborhood Arsons

This morning at about 5 AM there were three fires of suspicious origin in
the neighborhood of 16th and Market Streets.

Park Station officers investigated two fires at 2155-15th Street and
3620-16th Street.

Mission Station officers investigated a third fire at 17th and Hartford

The San Francisco Fire Department Arson Task Force is actively
investigating these fires.

Inspector Jeffrey Levin is the Police Department investigator in these
cases. Inspector Levin can be reached at (415) 553-1133 during business
hours or at (415) 553-1071 after business hours.

Park Station and Mission Station are increasing their patrols in the
neighborhood and conducting a joint operation to address these fires.

Please report any suspicious activity immediately to 911.

Please call the SFPD Anonymous Tip Line at (415) 575-4444 if necessary.

Denis F. O'Leary
Captain - Park Station