A female victim reported that a male suspect (BM, 20's, black jacket, blue jeans) tried to take her phone from her as the train pulled into the 19th Street Station. The victim was able to hang onto the phone, but the suspect hit her in the arm before running out of the train. The victim, who was not injured, stayed on the train and reported the incident at the West Oakland Station. Train/station video will be requested.
An officer contacted an adult female for fare evasion and discovered that she had a $10,000 warrant for theft. The female was cited for fare evasion and booked into the Santa Rita Jail for the warrant.
An officer saw a male inside the station that he knew had a court order prohibiting him from being on BART property. The male boarded a SFO bound train and officers intercepted the train at the 12th Street Station. The male was located and removed from the train. A records check confirmed the male had violated a court order and was placed under arrest. The male was booked at the Glenn Dyer Jail.
A victim reported the theft of their chrome Bianchi Pista men’s road bike, valued at $950.00-$1000.00, while it was U locked at the 19th St. end of the station between 1400 and 2200 hours on 12/31/15. An officer contacted the victim and completed a report.
A victim reported the theft of their KHS Flight brand men’s road bike while it was U-locked at the station between 1000 hours on 12/24/15 and 1000 hours on 12/25/15. An officer contacted the victim and completed a report.
A victim reported the theft of their blue Bianchi Volpe 27 speed road bike from the 19th Street Station. The victim locked the bike to the bike rack in the free area at 1030 hours, using a U-Lock. The victim returned at 2030 hours and discovered his bike and the lock was missing. Loss is estimated at $1,300. An officer completed a crime report.
Officers responded to the station regarding a Hispanic male suspect aboard a Pittsburg-bound train who was reportedly threatening to blow up the train and making disparaging remarks regarding Muslims while also implying he was in possession of a weapon; a sergeant responded to the station as well. The officers safely detained the suspect and determined he was not in possession of any weapons or suspicious devices. The officers determined, however, that the suspect was a danger to himself and others due to mental health issues; and placed him on a psychiatric evaluation hold. Assisting officers, including canine officers, inspected the entire train consist but did not locate any suspicious items. As a result of this incident, train service was delayed for approximately 15 minutes. TSOC notified.
While on patrol, an officer observed and detained a subject for fare evasion to exit. A wants check revealed that the subject had a misdemeanor $5k warrant charging driving under the influence issued from the Contra Costa County Sheriff’s Office. The subject was arrested and booked into the Glen Dyer Jail for his warrant and also issued a citation for fare evasion and possession of an open container of alcoholic beverage.
While at the station checking a Pittsburg bound train on an unrelated call for service, two officers were contacted by a reporting party who stated that a man had just gotten off that train who had a gun in his waistband. The suspect was described as a black male in his 50's, wearing a black beanie and a black jacket. The man was last seen walking toward the concourse. Officers searched the station and surrounding area, with negative results. There was no impact on service. TSOC notified.
While investigating the report of a male suspect yelling at, and threatening the train operator of a Richmond bound train, officers were directed to the suspect by a female patron who complained the suspect had threatened her as well. The officers then detained the suspect and determined he was a danger to himself and others due to mental health issues. As the officers attempted to restrain the suspect, however, he physically resisted their efforts. At this point officers used a minimal amount of physical force to restrain the suspect and summoned paramedics to the station. The suspect was eventually transported to the county’s psychiatric pavilion where he was placed on a psychiatric detention. As the train operator and the patron did not wish to pursue criminal complaints against him, no police hold was placed on the suspect. No injuries were sustained by officers or the suspect. A sergeant responded to perform the use of force investigation.
Officers responded to the 19th Street Station for a report of a male assaulting a female. Officers arrived on scene and attempted to restrain the male and place him into handcuffs, but he began resisting the officers, Force was used to place the male in handcuffs. During the investigation, officers learned the male and female were in a dating relationship. The victim denied knowing the male and told officers there was no physical contact. The female declined a temporary restraining order and did not want information regarding victim's assistance. The male was placed under arrest for domestic violence, was issued a prohibition order and was booked at Glen Dyer Jail.
A victim reported the theft of their navy blue 18 speed road bike (unknown make or model), valued at $700.00, while cable locked at the station between 0600 and 2130 hours. An officer responded and completed a report.
A victim reported that while in a station stairwell, and walking from one platform to another, she was approached from behind by a Black male suspect who directed a lewd comment at her. When the victim objected to his comment, the suspect punched the victim about the face and she fell to the floor. The suspect then kicked the victim, took her gold colored iPhone 6, and fled from the station via the 17th and Telegraph Ave. exit. Officers unsuccessfully searched for the suspect, and were unable to track the phone. The victim, who declined medical attention and had no visible injuries, further described the suspect as: 25 – 35 years of age; 5’6” tall; 150 lbs.; with short braided hair; and wearing a white shirt and black jeans. The primary officer requested station video.
An officer contacted an adult male for fare evasion and discovered that he has a court ordered curfew from 10pm-6am. The male was issued a citation for fare evasion before being booked into the Glenn Dyer Jail for the court order violation.
A Critical Asset Patrol Officer contacted an adult male for fare evasion and discovered that he had a no bail warrant for DUI. The male was cited for fare evasion and booked into the Glenn Dyer Jail for the warrant.
Officers responded to a report of a suspicious person on board a train sweating profusely and carrying a knife. There was no report that the suspect was threatening anyone. The officers arrived and off-boarded the suspect in question and a wants check revealed that the subject had a misdemeanor $5k warrant charging theft. Further investigation revealed that the suspect was also intoxicated. The suspect was on parole and a condition of the parole was that he was not to possess any knife with a blade over 2 inches. The suspect was arrested and booked into the Santa Rita Jail for his warrant, parole violation, false identification to a peace officer, and public intoxication.
Patrons reported an intoxicated male with a child on the platform. Officers contacted the male and determined that he was too intoxicated to care for himself. The male was accompanied by his 11 year old son. The male was booked into the Santa Rita Jail for public intoxication and child endangerment. The boy was turned over to his mother.
Officers responded to the 19th street Station for a male that refused to leave the station after it closed. Officers contacted the male who was asleep on Platform 2 and he had a strong odor of an alcoholic beverage on his breathe. The male was unsteady on his feet and was unable to care for himself. The officers placed the male under arrest for public intoxication and he was booked at the Glenn Dyer Jail.
Patrons reported a male in the station who was waving a broom at people. Officers arrived and attempted to make contact with the male. He refused their attempts to contact him by walking away and not obeying their commands. Eventually, the male cooperated and was detained without incident. No one wished to make a complaint, so the male was booked into the Glenn Dyer Jail for resisting arrest.
A female patron reported that a suspect snatched her iPhone 5 from her hand while on the platform. The suspect fled out the south end of the station. The suspect was described as a black male, 25-30, 5’7” tall, with braids, wearing an orange shirt and carrying a blue bucket. Officers responded and searched the area for the suspect and located a possible on the street level. During the investigation, the officers located the victim’s phone on the suspect’s person. Detectives were notified and interviewed the suspect. The officers were unable to contact the victim, who had since left the scene. The suspect was booked into the North County Jail for possession of stolen property and probation violation.
A victim reported that while aboard a Richmond bound train a white male suspect punched him in the face with a closed fist and pepper sprayed him. The suspect then took $320 in cash from the victim and fled aboard what was later determined to be a Pittsburg bound train. Officers performed a search for the suspect, but were unable to locate him. Paramedics treated the victim for the pepper spray exposure at the scene. The victim further described the suspect as appearing to be in his mid-20’s, 5’8” tall, and wearing black skinny jeans. The investigating officer requested train and station video.
An officer noticed an adult male sleeping on the platform and contacted him to conduct a welfare check. A records check revealed a $10,000 warrant for theft. The male was found to be in the system without a ticket, so he was cited for fare evasion and booked into the Santa Rita Jail for the warrant.
Patrons reported that a male suspect was panhandling on the concourse. Officers responded and detained the suspect. Record checks showed that the suspect had an outstanding $10,000 arrest warrant for violation of a domestic violence restraining order, held by Pleasanton PD. There was no complainant for the panhandling violation. The suspect was arrested on his warrant and was booked at Glenn Dyer Jail.