Welfare Check/Eating on Transit System/Fare Evasion/Resisting Arrest

April 18, 2014, 6:35 a.m.

Castro Valley
Case: 1404-3013

A patron requested a welfare check of two men who were sleeping on the train. Officers intercepted the train and located the males. Neither needed medical attention, but one was eating on the train. He was also not in possession of a BART ticket. Officers off boarded him, but he became belligerent and threw his food. He then became aggressive toward the officers and when the officers tried to handcuff him, he had to be physically restrained. The male was cited for eating on the train and fare evasion and will be booked into the Santa Rita Jail for resisting arrest.

Prohibition order
Warrant related
Quality of Life Resisting Arrest