Monthly Archives: December 2016

Rainbow Crosswalks Damaged

Hoodline reports that vandals on motorized “dirt bikes” intentionally damaged the rainbow crosswalks at 18th and Castro Streets on December 11: ARTICLE Groups of bikers have terrorized various neighborhoods for month, popping “wheelies,” ignoring traffic rules and often riding on … Continue reading

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Consider Year-End Donation

Your tax-deductible donation helps Castro Patrol continue to protect the community. While our dedicated volunteers donate all of our time, we have expenses. Supplying safety whistles is our most costly project. Whistles have helped protect people for 40 years, since Harvey Milk … Continue reading

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18th & Diamond Stabbing Is Suspected To Be A Suicide

Community concerns were heightened following the discovery of a man, fatally stabbed,  outside the U.S. Post Office location at 18th Street and Diamond Street within the Castro District of San Francisco.  Initially speculation suggested the man may have been assaulted … Continue reading

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Register Your Bikes

The “Safe Bikes” program run by SF-SAFE (the same people who sponsor Neighborhood Watch) has helped return hundreds of stolen bikes to their rightful owners. It’s FREE, secure, and only takes a few minutes to register your bicycles in the … Continue reading

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CCOP New Patrol Volunteer Training Class – Register Now For 01/21/2016 @ 1 PM

Patrolling is one of our principal core activities and is one of our most important visibility tasks within the neighborhood. Trained volunteers patrol in teams of three or more, walking in our brightly colored orange safety vests throughout the neighborhood. … Continue reading

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FREE Community Self-Defense Seminar 01/18/2017 @ 7 PM

Castro Community On Patrol (CCOP) in association with the San Francisco AIDS Foundation STRUT, Community Patrol Service USA, SFPD Chief’s LGBT Community Advisory Forum, The Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence, and the Leathermen’s Discussion Group invites you to pre-register for our … Continue reading

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