SFPD Police Commission meeting for the Richmond District, March 16

We got a brief email from the Richmond District station this week announcing a public meeting that will be hosted by the San Francisco Police Commission: The Police Commission will hold a Special Meeting in the Richmond District: Wednesday, March… Continue Reading

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Tantrum to open second location on Clement Street in April

Tantrum, a whimsical boutique that features toys, housewares, books and more, will open a second location at 248 Clement Street in April. The store’s first location is in Cole Valley but due to seismic retrofit work on their building, they’ll… Continue Reading

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Police Blotter – March 4, 2016

SFPD Richmond District Police Station Update 03-04-2016 From Captain Simon Silverman Recent incidents from the Richmond Police District: TRAFFIC COLLISION WITH INJURY 02/25/2016 5:16 PM McAllister & Willard North A bicyclist was northbound on Willard North when she ran the… Continue Reading

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City declares Sunday “Balboa Theater Day” for its 90th birthday; Celebration party at 7pm

This Sunday marks 90 years since The Balboa Theater opened in 1926. The theater was constructed by Samuel H. Levin, with the well-known Reid Brothers as the architects (Cliff House, Fairmount Hotel, Spreckels Temple of Music in Golden Gate Park,… Continue Reading

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Fiorella’s “Alamo” pizza inspired by students, raises money for school

In late January, a new Italian restaurant called Fiorella opened its doors at 2339 Clement (at 24th Ave). Owner Boris Nemchenok grew up in the Richmond District and both Chef-Partner Brandon Gillis and Chef de Cuisine Gavin Braid live in… Continue Reading

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Police Blotter – February 26, 2016

SFPD Richmond District Police Station Update 02-26-2016 From Captain Simon Silverman An announcement from the U.S. Department of Justice, Office of Community Oriented Policing Services: Community Listening Sessions The U.S. Department of Justice, Office of Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS… Continue Reading

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Senior robs 19th Avenue Wells Fargo at gunpoint

On Wednesday, police arrested a man, estimated to be around 65 years old, after he allegedly robbed a Richmond District bank at gunpoint. Around noon, police received a report of a robbery at the Wells Fargo at 5455 Geary (the… Continue Reading