KRON4: Human Waste in San Francisco 23_San_Fran_Poo_Maps

April 18, 2019 10:55 PM


Today, San Francisco hosts an estimated homeless population of 7,500 people. Affluent sections of the city have become dangerous with open-air drug use, tens of thousands of discarded needles, and, sadly, human feces.

Since 2011, there have been at least 118,352 reported instances of human fecal matter on city streets.

Using our interactive map, just click a pin and scroll down to review the results rendered in the chart beneath the map. Available data is the result of resident reporting to the city’s 311 dispatchers during the years 2011-2019.

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