SF sheriff's gun, items stolen from home

- A San Francisco police officer's badge was stolen, along with a San Francisco Sheriff deputy's glock 17 9mm semiautomatic handgun, two loaded magazines, a bulletproof vest, radio, and a duty belt, according to San Francisco police.

The items were reported stolen from a locked safe at a home on the 300 block of Tocoloma in Visitacion Valley.

It appeared the suspect may have gained access through an open window.

The report was filed at 7:35 a.m. Friday. 

San Francisco Sheriff's Department issued a release Friday afternoon about the incident. In part it read: 

The theft was properly reported by the deputy to the San Francisco Police Department, which is the agency of primary jurisdiction. The deputy made a verbal report to the Sheriff’s Department immediately thereafter, per our procedure. The investigation will be performed by the San Francisco Police Department.

This is a matter of serious concern to Sheriff Hennessy and the Sheriff’s Department. Any missing firearm is a danger to public safety and we are hopeful it will be recovered quickly and safely.

No further details were immediately available. 

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