Monthly Archives: January 2013

UPDATED: Bernal Residents Underwhelmed by Last Night’s Community Safety Meeting

All the celebrities showed up at last night’s much-anticipated Community Safety Meeting: an SFPD captain, three Supervisors, and an angry, overflow crowd of Bernal Heights residents who want to know what the City will do to help make our streets … Continue reading

Posted in Activism, Crime, Events | 34 Comments

Meet the Gentleman Who Allegedly Mugged Your Neighbors

This is Thomas Sagaiga. He is 18, and from South San Francisco. Along with two accomplices — Jeremiah Ieremia, 22, of South San Francisco, and a 16 year-old from San Francisco whose name has not been released because he is a minor — … Continue reading

Posted in Crime | 77 Comments

An Important Visualization Exercise to Keep in Mind During Tonight’s 6 pm Community Safety Meeting at BHNC

In light of all the recent excitement, all Citizens of Bernalwood are advised to keep this image firmly in mind tonight at 6 pm. Our panel of experts predicts this visualization may come in handy. IMAGE: Base photo by khunter

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UPDATED: Suspects in Custody After Brazen Gunpoint Robbery on Bocana and High-Speed Chase on 101

It happened again last night on Bocana at Cortland, just up the street from Chuck’s corner store. Another brazen robbery at gunpoint. This time, Neighbor Jean’s husband –  the same Neighbor Jean who typed up the notes from last Saturday’s … Continue reading

Posted in Cortland, Crime, Uncategorized | 89 Comments

What Bernal Heights Looks Like from the International Space Station

Thanks to the valiant efforts of Bernal’s own space exploration team, we know what it’s like to stand in Bernal Heights and gaze far into the heavens. But what does an astronaut see when looking at Bernal Heights from outer … Continue reading

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Wednesday: Attend the Community Safety Meeting with a SFPD Captain and Three City Supervisors

Tomorrow night, Wednesday January 30th, at 6pm, the Bernal Heights Neighborhood Center will host a Community Safety Forum to discuss the recent wave of strong-arm robberies in Bernal Heights and surrounding neighborhoods. An all-star cast of City officials will be … Continue reading

Posted in Crime, Events | 36 Comments

Latest Updates: Neighbors, Supervisor, and SFPD Respond to Spike in Bernal Heights Street Robberies

Many things make Bernal Heights unique, but a recent spike in muggings and street crime is not one of them. According to the SFPD, a crime wave very similar to what we have witnessed recently in Bernal Heights is also … Continue reading

Posted in Cortland, Crime | 37 Comments