A sergeant detained a male for fare evasion. The station agent had reported seeing the man exit the paid area, through the fare gate, without using a ticket or Clipper card. During the detention, the station agent checked the man’s Clipper card and said that it indicated that the man had not paid his fare. The suspect was arrested after he walked away from the sergeant and attempted to push past a cover officer. A lieutenant responded to the scene for a use of force investigation. The suspect was cited for fare evasion (on a citizen’s arrest by the station agent), then transported to Glenn Dyer Jail, where he was booked for resisting arrest.
A woman reported that four male teenagers had robbed her in the stairwell leading from the station to Frank Ogawa Plaza. One of the suspects had produced a knife from his pants pocket. Another had a Taser-like device. The victim fought against the suspects in an effort to retain her property. She was not injured. The loss was an Adidas duffel bag, a garment bag, and their contents. According to a witness, the suspects fled into an apartment building on 15th St. A sergeant and officers were not able to locate the suspects in that building. (suspects’ descriptions: #1: B-M, 5-10, neck-length dreads, lime-green shirt, jean jacket, dark jeans, had a knife; #2: B-M, 5-8, dark baseball cap, jean jacket, had a Taser-like device; #3: B-M, no further description; #4: B-M, 5-10; one of the suspects, possibly #3 or #4, may have had a large tattoo on his neck and could have been wearing a backwards grey hat, a grey sweatshirt and an orange t-shirt)
A patron reported that while they were on a San Francisco bound train at the 12th Street station, a suspect grabbed an iPhone out of the victim's pocket and fled with the loss. The suspect was described as a BF, mid 20's to early 30's, 5'5" tall, medium build, wearing a blue jeans jacket and a floral skirt. The victim waited until they got off the train in San Francisco to report the crime and the suspect was not located.
A female juvenile victim was robbed at the 14th Street end of the 12th Street BART Station. The victim was walking down the stairs when she was confronted by two female juvenile suspects. Suspect #2 (Black female, thin, no clothing description) grabbed the female from behind and suspect #1 (Black female, 506, thin, 15-16 years old, thin extensions, turquoise sweater, blue jeans) wrestled the phone from her hands. Loss was a 3g white, I-phone with a purple cover. Estimated loss is $200. Victim sustained an abrasion to her wrist but declined medical. The victim's parents were advised of the incident.
An adult female victim was sitting on the handicap seats, located near the doors (unknown car) of a Richmond bound train. The victim was holding her white I-phone 4 in her hands, when a Black male suspect grabbed the phone from her and ran out the train car doors. The victim described the Black male as 19-25 years old, 601, 180, short dreadlocks, black hoodie, and blue jeans. The victim estimated the value of the phone at $130.00. There is no tracking software installed on the phone and the victim may have the serial numbers at home. Station video has been requested and the case is being investigated.
The victim was standing on the platform holding her white iPhone 4s, when the suspect, a BM, 6', 180 lbs., dark complexion, wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt and blue jeans, snatched her phone from her hand. The suspect ran from the station with the victim's phone. The victim waited to report the theft because she had to get to work. The victim stated that she cannot identify the suspect. The victim's phone could not be tracked. Station video was requested by the investigating officer.
A patron secured their bike to a rack at the station between 09:00 and 16:15 using a U-lock and a cable. When they returned they found that an unknown suspect had taken the bike and the locks. The bike was described as a red, Jamis brand bike. Video evidence was requested from the time frame of the theft.
A man reported that a male suspect had snatched his iPhone out of his hands aboard a Richmond train at the station. The suspect escaped through the station in an unknown direction. (suspect description: BM, mid 20’s, 5-6, 175, stocky, dark-colored baseball cap, black baggy jacket, dark-colored pants)
A victim reported the theft of her Motorola "flip" phone from inside a case that was attached on her belt. The victim boarded a Pittsburg bound train (unknown car) at 16th Street in San Francisco and discovered the theft at the 12th Street Station in Oakland. The victim called her service provider and discovered that someone was using her phone. Service was shut off. The value of the phone was estimated at $100.00 and no serial numbers are available. An officer is investigating this case.
Officers intercepted a train at the 12th Street Station for a report of a battery on a Richmond bound train. The victim pointed the suspect out to officers. The officers contacted the suspect and learned that he had five misdemeanor warrants out of San Francisco totaling $300,618.00. Suspect was placed under arrest on the warrant. The victim of the battery decided not to press charges. Suspect was booked into Santa Rita jail on the warrants. The suspect was debriefed by a sergeant regarding crime on BART.
A man reported that he had been robbed of his I-phone and wallet in the station- entrance stairwell between DeLauer’s News Stand and the primary agent’s booth. The victim said that six men surrounded him. One suspect displayed a Taser-like device while the others went through the victim’s pockets and removed his property. The victim ran upstairs after the robbery and did not see where the suspects went. An unsuccessful area search was conducted for the suspects. (suspects’ descriptions: six B-Ms, 20-30 years old, large builds, wearing black clothing, two of whom were at least 6’ tall)
A victim reported that while on a Pittsburg bound train, at the 12th St. Station, a black male, 5’4”, 145 pounds, wearing a gray and black coat and gray sweats snatched her iPhone 4 out of her hand and fled the train. The victim valued the iPhone 4 at $420. Responding officers were unable to locate the suspect.
An officer contacted two suspicious males at the station and discovered that both suspects were wanted on no-bail parole violations. The suspects were both arrested and booked into the North County jail. The suspects were both interviewed by the zone sergeant. 1208- 0035 L14
Officers stopped a subject for fare evasion and learned he was on probation with a full search clause. Subject was searched and officers discovered drug related paraphernalia on his person. Subject was also involved in a verbal dispute with a station agent and made threats against the agent on 07/19/12. Agent pursued criminal charges in that case. Subject was cited for fare evasion and placed under arrest for drug related paraphernalia, probation violation and disturbing the peace.
A juvenile male victim reported he was robbed of his black iPhone 3G at the 14th Street end of the station at about 1400 hours. The suspect threatened to pull a knife on the victim and demanded the victim's phone. The suspect was described as a black male in his mid-20's, 6 feet tall with collar length dredlocks and a dark complexion. He was wearing a blue baseball cap, a black shirt and blue jeans. The victim did not report the crime until approximately 90 minutes later, once he arrived at Castro Valley Station.
An adult male suspect and his girlfriend were riding the train between Bay Fair Station and the 12th Street Station when the male grabbed her by the face, scratching her nose and neck. The male also choked the female and threatened to throw her on the tracks. They off boarded at 12th Street and were eventually located by responding officers. Officers determined that they live together and that the female is pregnant with the suspect's child. The officers noticed the visible scratches on the victim. The victim declined medical attention, but was given an emergency protective order. The male was booked into the Glenn Dyer Jail for Domestic Violence and for making threats.
A man reported an attempted robbery. He said that when he entered the station through the southwest 11th St. entrance, a man partially hidden behind a pillar said, “Give me your money.” The victim ran to the station agent’s booth to report the incident. The victim did not see any weapons and did not get a good look at the suspect. (possible-suspect description: B-M, 40’s, 5-5’/5-7’, wearing black clothing)
An officer was on patrol above 12th Street Station, when Oakland PD officers engaged in a foot pursuit with a possible auto burglary suspect in Frank Ogawa Plaza. The officer assisted Oakland officers in taking the suspect into custody after a short foot pursuit. There were no injuries. 1206-3280 L18 An officer was on patrol above 12th Street Station, when Oakland PD officers engaged in a foot pursuit with a possible auto burglary suspect in Frank Ogawa Plaza. The officer assisted Oakland officers in taking the suspect into custody after a short foot pursuit. There were no injuries.
A female patron reported her iPhone was snatched from her hand while on board a Pittsburg bound train approaching 12th Street Station. The suspect was described as a black male, 18-22 years old, 5'6" tall, with a high-top afro hairstyle, wearing colorful pants. The suspect got off the train at 12th Street Station. The victim did not report the crime until she arrived at North Berkeley Station. Officers were unable to locate anyone matching the suspect's description at 12th Street Station. The victim was not injured.
A patron reported that her i Phone S was snatched from her hand by a female suspect, described as a BF, late teens, with braids while they were on board a San Francisco bound train at the station. The suspect ran off the train, dropped the phone on to the trackway and then ran out of the station. The victim went upstairs to report the theft to the station agent and when she came back down to look for her telephone it was no longer on the trackway. The victim was not injured during the theft. An area search for the suspect was conducted, with negative results. A request was made to the video hotline by the investigating officer. 1206- 0901 L14
A BART officer contacted a subject for fare evasion. A warrant check located an outstanding Felony warrant from the San Francisco Police Department for possession of a controlled substance for $15, 000. He was cited for the fare evasion, debriefed by the Sergeant, and booked at the North County Jail for the outstanding warrant.
A Richmond bound train was held at the 12th St. Station so officers could investigate a report of a male brandishing a knife. They contacted a suspect who was pointed out by another patron. The suspect was intoxicated but was not in possession of a knife. He was on active parole. A parole detainer 3056 P.C. was obtained. While under arrest the suspect spat at an officer twice as well as kicked two officers. He was booked at the Santa Rita Jail.
Officers approached a man on the platform who was suspected of carrying a gun. The man matched the description of a suspect who had pointed a gun at another near one of the street entrances to the station. The suspect, who had been in the company of another man, ran from the officers. Oakland PD officers attempted to detain the suspect at gunpoint at 14th and Franklin Streets. The suspect was arrested for obstructing/delaying a peace officer. No gun was found on the suspect. The suspect was debriefed by an officer and a sergeant. He was booked into Glenn Dyer Jail after being medically cleared.
Officers responded to a report of a woman who pepper sprayed a man while on the train. The male was located washing out his eyes from the spray at the Lake Merritt Station. The two involved females were contacted at the 12th Street Station. According to the male, he was following females through the car in the train when he accidentally bumped into one of them. Although the male apologized, the females accused him of sexual battery and was immediately peppered sprayed by one of them. Both females stated the male was intentionally following them on the train, committed sexual battery, and was then sprayed by them in self-defense. Both parties placed each other under citizen’s arrest for battery. A report was taken for review by the District Attorney’s office. 1205-3421 L12.