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Rec and Park hires manager to oversee police force

Recreation and Park has brought in a manager to oversee the overwhelmed park patrol unit. Dolores Park has been relying on the park Rangers to guard the park overnight after a series of vandal attacks earlier this year. The Rangers are also the first responders to reports of unpermitted … Continue reading

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Our Parks Need More Gardeners & Rangers Now!

Supervisor Scott Wiener is spearheading an effort to augment the Recreation & Parks Department budget for the coming fiscal year with funding to pay for five more gardeners, as well as four more park patrol officers to help thwart graffiti … Continue reading

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New Public Safety Approach for Dolores

At the regularly scheduled meeting of the Mission Dolores Neighborhood Association, Bob Moser, Mission Station Police Captain shared his approach to policing in and around Dolores Park. Moser told the group he does not have the resources to completely eradicate alcohol from Dolores Park. He instead is focusing on enforcement of … Continue reading

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Graffiti Unit Steps Up

Mission Station Captain Robert Moser reported in his weekly news-letter that three suspects were arrested in connection with two late night vandalism sprees in Dolores Park. We note that these arrests had the help of the Graffiti Abatement Unit. A link between late night graffiti and tagging in Dolores and other more … Continue reading

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Playground Vandalism = Sad Children

As Dolores Park Playground nears completion, it has been hit with two incidents of vandalism and graffiti. The first strike occurred on January 28.  Two contractor tractors were damaged and  20 to 30 not yet planted bushes, were thrown around. On the … Continue reading

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