An officer detained a male suspect for creating a disturbance. Record checks showed that the man had an active prohibition order. The man was arrested for trespassing and after being medically cleared, was booked at Santa Rita Jail.
A male victim reported that while aboard a Richmond train, at the station, he accidentally dropped his silver colored Samsung Galaxy S6 cell phone on the floor. As he reached to retrieve it, however, a Black male suspect slapped the victim’s hand away, grabbed the phone and fled from the station. Officers responded and unsuccessfully searched for the suspect; they were also unable to track the phone. The victim sustained a minor abrasion to his left hand during the robbery, but declined medical attention. The suspect is further identified as follows: early 20’s; 5’7” tall; medium build & lite complexion; wearing a black hoodie and black pants. The primary officer requested train and station video.
An officer responded to the Ashby Station for a report of two fare evaders that exited the station. The officer contacted the two fare evaders outside the station. The male suspect stopped but the female attempted to walk away. An officer attempted to detain her but she struggled and force was used to place her into handcuffs. The agent placed both under citizen's arrest for fare evasion. A records check showed the female was on probation and had a court order prohibiting her from being on BART. The female was placed under arrest for fare evasion, violation of a court order and her probation was violated. A sergeant responded for the use of force investigation.
A victim reported the theft of their white Brooklyn brand men’s cruiser bike, valued at $530.00, while it was secured with a metal chain on the east side of the station; the theft took place on 10/7/15, between 0730 to 1800 hours. An officer made telephone contact with the victim and completed a report.
The station agent reported that a white male suspect made verbal threats to shoot her, but no weapon was seen. The male left the station but was located and detained by responding officers at Adeline & Ashby Avenues. The suspect was unarmed, but officers determined he was in need of emergency psychiatric care. The man was transported by ambulance to John George Pavilion.
A victim reported their white 1999 Toyota Corolla was broken into while parked in the northwest lot of the Ashby Station, between 0810-1830 hours. The rear passenger window was smashed and the stereo ($250) was removed. While officers were on scene, a second victim reported their gold 2004 Honda civic was broken into while parked at the station, between 0800-1830 hours. The passenger window was smashed but no loss was reported. Both victims declined to have their vehicles processed for fingerprints.
Officers responded to a report of a subject under the train at the Ashby Station. Medical and Fire personnel arrived and eventually located the subject; whom they later declared deceased. The Coroner’s Office was requested to respond and run throughs were being allowed on the opposite track way. BPD released the scene back to transportation at 1441 hours. The trains and station was fully released and opened at 1446 hours. The officers were able to locate at least two independent witnesses who stated that the subject intentionally jumped in front of the train as it entered the station. Initial investigation reveals that there is no evidence of foul play. Detectives and TSOC was notified.
A victim reported that they parked and locked their 2006 Toyota Solara in the parking lot today at 1200 hours. They returned 1430 hours to find their front passenger window smashed and bag with car keys and credit cards taken.
Multiple reports were received of a female suspect starting fights in the Ashby Flea Market. Officers responded and located the woman, who resisted being detained and ultimately had to be placed in a WRAP device, with the assistance of Berkeley PD officers. The woman assaulted officers and later hospital staff at Alta Bates Hospital. She was issued a prohibition order and was booked at Santa Rita Jail for battery on officers, resisting arrest and violation of probation.
A victim reported the theft of their tan 21-speed Schwinn Trailway hybrid bike from the bike racks. The bike was secured to the rack with two U-locks on 9/14 at 1815 hours and when the victim returned on 9/15 at 0750 hours, the bike and locks were gone.
While on patrol, an officer found a green 2015 Toyota Camry which had been burglarized, by way of a front passenger window smash, while parked in stall 423. The officer determined the vehicle’s interior had been ransacked, but was unable to determine if the victim had sustained any loss as a result of the burglary. The officer processed the vehicle for fingerprints. The officer was unable to locate a listed telephone number for the victim, but left his business card in the vehicle.
An officer discovered a vehicle in the lot with a smashed rear passenger window. It appeared as though the stereo had been removed. The officer tried to contact the owner and processed the vehicle for evidence before leaving a note asking the owner to contact us upon their return.
Officers detained a male suspect for reportedly slapping his former girlfriend while the two were in a vehicle at the corner of 69th Avenue and San Leandro Street, Oakland. Oakland Police officers eventually arrived at the station and took custody of the suspect.
A victim reported the theft of their silver Schwinn road bike, valued at $200, while it was cable locked at the station between 0700 and 1830 hours. An officer made telephone contact with the victim and completed a report.
Officers received a report of a male exposing his genitals in the flea market area. An officer contacted a suspect matching the description provided. The witness responded, identified him as the responsible person and placed him under citizen's arrest. The male was booked into the Santa Rita Jail for indecent exposure.
A victim reported that they locked their bicycle (a silver/blue 8 speed road bicycle) to the bike racks on 8/7/15 at 0715 hours. The bicycle was secured with a U-Lock. The victim returned at 2330 hours to find their bicycle gone.
A female victim on the Richmond bound train reported that a male suspect groped her buttocks. The suspect was described as a Hispanic male in his 20's, 5'4" tall, wearing a red shirt and carrying a gray hooded sweatshirt. An officer located a man matching the description on a nearby street and detained him. The victim positively identified the man and made a citizen's arrest of him. The man was issued a prohibition order and was booked at Glenn Dyer Jail for sexual battery.
A victim reported his 2003 green Volkswagen Jetta 4 door was burglarized while it was parked and locked in stall #393 between 0815-1530 hours. The front passenger window was smashed and a Sony stereo system was taken from inside the vehicle. No prints were lifted from the vehicle.
A victim reported that their white 2005 Toyota Corolla was burglarized while parked in the Woolsey street lot on 7/19/15, between 1200-2030 hours. The vehicle’s rear passenger wing window was shattered to gain entry and the following items were taken: A Garmin brand GPS system, iPod Touch and four purses for a total monetary loss of $450.00. As this was a telephone report, the investigating officer did not process the vehicle for fingerprints.
A female victim reported that she was walking down the stairwell leading from the street level into the station when a male suspect tried to grab her Iphone 6 from her hand. The victim struggled with the suspect to maintain her Iphone but the suspect was able to gain control of the phone fled on foot. Two citizens who witnessed the incident gave chase to suspect, who then discarded the IPhone which was later recovered. The witnesses pointed out the suspect to Berkeley PD officers who were able to detain suspect a couple of blocks from our station. BART police officers arrived and took over the investigation. The victim and one of the witnesses positively identified the suspect. The suspect was arrested and booked into the Berkeley City Jail for robbery and probation violation. The suspect was also issued a prohibition order. The victim suffered minor superficial injuries as a result of the incident but no medical was required. A detective responded to interview the suspect.