While at the station, BART officers were contacted by San Francisco Police officers who were searching for four subjects. One of the subjects was said to be armed with a handgun which he had reportedly brandished at another subject on city streets. The San Francisco officers then detained a subject on platform level and discovered he was in possession of an air-soft pistol. San Francisco officers took custody of the subject and handled the entire investigation. A sergeant responded to the station, but there was no use of force by BART officers.
A subject detained for fare evasion became combative and had to be taken into custody after a brief physical struggle. There were no injuries. The suspect was cited for fare evasion and booked for resisting arrest. A sergeant arrived at the scene to approve the arrest and conduct the use of force investigation.
Officers were on patrol of the 16th Street Station when they saw a male holding an open container of alcohol. The officers contacted the male and obtained permission to search his backpack for identification. Inside the backpack, Officers found a bottle of Methadone and the prescription label was torn off. A records/warrant check showed the male had a $30,000 warrant for a narcotics violation issued by LASO Transit Police. The male was placed under arrest and a sergeant responded to approve the arrest. The male was booked into the SF County Jail.
Several patrons on board the Daly City bound train reported being exposed to pepper spray. Witnesses reported that two females, who had been involved in a dispute earlier in the day, encountered each other at Powell Street Station on board the train. The two females resumed their argument and one sprayed the other with pepper spray. Several patrons in the vicinity were also exposed to the spray. The suspect was described as a white female, 30-40 years old, 6' tall with a thin build, and shoulder length blond hair. The suspect fled to the street and departed in an unknown direction. Several patrons were treated at the scene, but none required transport. A search of the area by SFPD and BART officers failed to locate the suspect. Because pepper spray had been used on the train, OCC elected to take the train out of service and take it to the yard for cleaning.
Officers detained a male subject for reportedly creating a disturbance against the station agent. During their investigation of the incident, the officers determined the subject was too intoxicated to care for himself, in addition to having an active prohibition order barring him from BART properties. The subject was then placed under arrest for both violations, but the station agent did not wish to pursue a complaint against the subject for the disturbance. A sergeant responded to approve the arrest and debrief the subject before he was booked into the county jail for the listed violations.
Officers on-viewed the suspect selling BART tickets inside the station. The officers contacted the suspect and conducted a records check. The suspect had a $20,000 warrant held by SFPD for theft, possession of burglary tools and possession of stolen property. The suspect was placed under arrest for the warrant. A sergeant responded to approve the arrest. The suspect was booked into the SF County Jail on the warrant and cited for selling without a permit.
A subject called the ISRC and reported he received a post card in the mail advising him that he had a BART warrant. Officers responded and made contact with the subject. A wants check revealed that the subject had a misdemeanor $20k narcotics warrant issued from the Alameda County Sheriff’s Office as well as a BART infraction warrant. The subject was booked into the SF County Jail for his warrants.
While on patrol, officers recognized and detained a person possibly known to have a stay order from all BART stations. A check via dispatch confirmed the detained person had an active stay away order from all BART stations and was placed under arrest. A sergeant arrived at the scene to approve the arrest and debrief the suspect.
The ISRC received a report of a female subject who had her legs dangling over the platform stating that she wanted to jump into the track way. Trains were held out and the track ways were powered down as BART officers responded from the Powell St. Station. SFPD officers also responded and detained the subject in question. Officers Quill and Trabanino arrived and took custody of the subject. The subject was taken to St. Luke’s Hospital for psychiatric evaluation. Trains were delayed for 10 minutes as a result of the incident. TSOC was notified.
A victim reported her credit card had been illegally used to purchase tickets at the station. The victim had her purse containing the credit card stolen while at San Francisco General Hospital earlier in the day. The card was used at 1601 hours to purchase a $50.00, but the transaction was denied. 1312-1829 hours
A victim reported that while aboard an East Bay bound train an adult Hispanic male suspect grabbed her $3,000 camera, which was resting on seat next to her, and quickly off-boarded the train as its doors closed at the 16th Street station. The victim then reported the theft to police at the Powell Street station. The victim further described the suspect as appearing 20-30 years of age, with a ponytail, and wearing a black colored hoodie. The investigating officer took a report.
An officer contacted an adult male for panhandling in the station. No one wished to make a complaint against the male, but a records check revealed that he had a $24,000 warrant for public intoxication. The male was booked into the San Francisco County Jail for the warrant.
A patron reported that their bag, containing an iPad mini and miscellaneous personal items, was snatched from their hand by an unknown suspect, who then fled from the station. The victim was unable to provide any description of the suspect.
A male was contacted for fare evasion and found to have a $50,000 warrant for petty theft and a $10,000 warrant for possession of drug paraphernalia and public intoxication. The male was cited for fare evasion and booked into the San Francisco County Jail for the warrants.
The station agent and system service worker reported that a male and female were disturbing the peace inside the station. The parties were apparently intoxicated and were berating the employees over the current labor negotiations. The male suspect struck the system service worker, knocking his hat off. Officers responded to investigate and detained both suspects. The female suspect resisted the detention and tried to walk away. The female physically resisted, but was taken into custody after a struggle. The female kicked and scratched the officers and assisting SFPD officers. The male was arrested for public intoxication and battery in a transit facility. The female was arrested for public intoxication, battery on a peace officer and resisting arrest. Both suspects were booked at San Francisco County Jail. Both parties were issued prohibition orders. There were no injuries as a result of this incident.
Patrons reported that a male and female were fighting on the platform. The couple was in the company of a small child. Officers responded and detained both parties. They determined that the couple was married and that the physical fight had been mutual. The male suffered minor cuts to his wrist and the female was uninjured. The husband and wife were both arrested for domestic violence and child endangerment. A search of the wife incident to arrest revealed a quantiy of Hydrocodone on her person. The husband and wife were both booked at San Francisco County Jail for domestic violence, child endangerment and possession of narcotics (female). The child was transported to a relative's home for safekeeping.
The on duty Station Agent saw (via camera) a suspect walk into the track 2 bore toward Civic Center Station. Two BART Officers responded to the scene and apprehended the suspect between MP 9.32 and MP 9.34. The suspect was subsequently arrested for public intoxication and trespassing. The area was searched for any suspicious items, none were located. Trains were delayed for 41 minutes. A Sgt approved the arrest. The suspect was booked at the San Francisco County Jail. TSOC was notified.
A patron ascending on the escalator leading to the plaza had their iPhone taken out of their hand by a black male suspect wearing a beanie. The suspect was 5-‘9” tall and 200 pounds. The iPhone tracking was turned off. The suspect fled with the phone on foot in an unknown direction.
A warrant check on man detained for suspicious activity around the ticket machines in the free area revealed an outstanding $10,000 arrest warrant out of San Mateo County for narcotics. The subject was placed under arrest for the aforementioned warrant and two smaller arrest warrants totaling approximately $970.00. A sergeant arrived at the scene to approve the arrest and debrief the suspect.
A victim reported via phone that their iPhone 5 was snatched from their hand while they were on a Dublin bound train between 24th and 16th Street Stations, about 1515 hours. The suspect fled from the train when it arrived at 16th Street Station. The suspect was described only as a heavyset black male, wearing an unknown color hooded sweatshirt and a hat. The victim did not report the theft until they arrived home. The phone was not equipped with tracking.
A suspect was creating a disturbance in front of a ticket machine. A BART Officer responded to the scene and determined that the suspect was intoxicated in public. A Sgt approved the arrest and debriefed the suspect. The suspect was booked at the San Francisco County Jail without incident.
An unknown witness reported a victim was robbed at gunpoint of a white iPhone while on a Dublin/Pleasanton bound at the station. The suspect pointed a black handgun at the victim, grabbed her cell phone, then off-boarded the train and fled from the station. The victim off-boarded the train at the Powell Street Station to make the complaint. There were no injuries, and the phone was never located. Video hotline notified.