A record check on a person detained for fare evasion revealed an outstanding $40,000 arrest warrant out of San Francisco for burglary. The suspect was cited for fare evasion and placed under arrest for the warrant. A sergeant was on scene to approve the arrest.
A sergeant working a fare evasion detail contacted an adult female for fare evasion. The female refused to cooperate and had to be physically restrained by the sergeant and an officer. She was eventually handcuffed and taken into custody without injury to anyone. The female was booked into the San Francisco County Jail for fare evasion and resisting arrest.
A sergeant, working a fare evasion detail, noticed a male suspect (known to him as having prior contacts for bike theft) in the station. When the male saw the sergeant, he quickly ducked into the restroom. The sergeant had dispatch check to see if the male had any wants/warrants and discovered that he had a $5,000 warrant for petty theft. Once the male exited the restroom, the sergeant took him into custody for the warrant. He was booked into the San Francisco County Jail for the warrant.
A sergeant detained an adult male for fare evasion and discovered that the male had a $30,000 warrant for burglary. The male was cited for fare evasion and booked into the San Francisco County Jail for the warrant.
An officer contacted an adult female for fare evasion. The female refused to cooperate and had to be physically restrained. A sergeant responded to approve the arrest and conduct the use of force investigation. The female complained of pain to her foot and ankle, so she was transported for treatment and will be booked into the San Francisco County Jail for fare evasion and resisting arrest.
A patron on the Richmond bound train reported via Elerts that there was a suspect on the train who was brandishing a switchblade knife. The reporting party did not respond to requests for further information. Responding BART and San Francisco PD officers searched the train and located the reporting party and suspect. The investigation determined that the suspect had a small pocket knife in his possession, rather than a switchblade, and that no crime had been committed. The suspect was identified and released. The Richmond train was delayed about 13 minutes as a result of this incident.
An officer at the station observed a male fare evade by pushing through the emergency gate. The male was detained and a records/warrant check revealed the male had a $5K warrant for domestic battery held by Merced County. The male was cited for the fare evasion and was placed under arrest on the warrant. The male was booked at the San Francisco County Jail.
A female victim reported that her iPhone 4 was snatched from her hand by a male suspect while she was on the platform. The suspect was described as a black male in his teens, wearing a red baseball cap with the tag hanging off of it. The suspect was with a mixed race teen wearing sneakers with green on the backs. Both suspects fled toward Ocean Avenue. Officers responded to search the area and an officer located two possible suspects at Mission & Geneva Avenues. Both suspects were detained and the officer saw one of the suspects discard a phone in a nearby trash can. The victim and a witness positively identified both suspects as the persons who stole her phone. Both suspects were arrested and the victim's phone was recovered from the trash can. The on-call detective responded to Powell Street Station to interview the suspects. While being transported to Powell Street, one of the suspects became resistive and spat on a sergeant. The suspect was subdued after a brief struggle. Both suspects were booked at the San Francisco County Jail for grand theft, conspiracy, possession of stolen property, resisting arrest and battery on an officer.
An officer detained a subject for fare evasion. A subsequent warrant check revealed two outstanding Felony no bail warrants out of the Oakland Police Department for violating his post release community supervision program. The subject was arrested for the warrants and issued a citation for fare evasion. The sergeant responded to approve the arrest and debrief the subject. The subject was booked into the county jail for the warrants.
Officers responded to a report of a man who was groping the buttocks of a female while on a train. Upon arrival, a man matching the description was detained and positively identified by a victim as the person who had grabbed her buttocks while they were sitting on the train. The male was placed under arrest for sexual battery and was issued a 30 day BART prohibition order. A sergeant arrived at the scene to approve the arrest.
A female victim reported that she was the victim of a sexual battery while on the Daly City train approaching Balboa Park Station. A male suspect sat next to the victim on the train and touched her thigh, arm and chest inappropriately while making sexual comments. The victim and suspect both got off the train and the victim reported the incident to the station agent. The suspect description was provided to San Francisco PD and they were able to detain the suspect at the station before BART officers could arrive. BART officers took over the investigation and the victim made a positive identification of the detainee as the person who battered her. She made a citizen's arrest of the man and he was arrested for sexual battery. The man was issued a prohibition order before being booked at the San Francisco County Jail.
A victim reported the theft of his black and white Diamondback 10-speed bicycle from the bike racks. The bike was secured with a chain lock at 0750 hours on 5/10 and when the victim returned at 0700 hours on 5/14, the bike and lock were gone.
A victim reported the theft of their black, unknown brand 26-speed bike from the bike racks. The bike was secured with a cable lock a 0820 hours and when the victim returned at 1051 hours, the bike and lock were gone.
An officer watched a female as she fare evaded thru the fare gates without processing a ticket to exit the Balboa Park Station. A records/warrant revealed the female had a $10K warrant for driving on a suspended license issued by San Mateo County SO. The female was cited for the fare evasion and was booked on the warrant at the San Francisco county jail. A sergeant approved the arrest.
An officer attempted to contact a subject who was reportedly causing a disturbance while aboard a train. The subject, however, refused to comply with the officer’s orders and walked away from the officer. As the officer continued in his attempt to detain him, the subject took a fighting stance against the officer. The officer then subdued the subject by using a take-down technique and placed him under arrest for resisting arrest. A sergeant responded to approve the arrest, debrief the subject and perform the use of force. Subsequently, the subject was the booked into the county jail for resisting arrest.
An officer responded to a report of three females fighting on a train. Upon detention and investigation, it was discovered that two of the females battered the third after a verbal altercation. The victim positively identified the two females and placed them under citizen’s arrest for battery. There were no injuries and medical assistance was not required. A sergeant arrived at the scene to approve the arrest, and the suspects were issued 30 day BART prohibition orders. San Francisco Juvenile refused to admit the suspects on the misdemeanor charges, and the suspects were cited and released to their parents.
BART Police Dispatch recieved information that a person was under a train at the Balboa Park Station. An officer responded and determined a person was under the train. A sergeant, officers and crime scene technicions responded to the scene. Fire arrived, moved the train and declared the person deceased. The coroner arrived and took posession of the body. BART Police completed their investigation and the trackway was released. Service was restored to the East Bay. Platform #2 at Balboa Park was out of service for approximately 90 minutes.
An officer detained a male suspect for fare evasion. Record checks showed that the man had an outstanding no-bail arrest warrant for parole violation, held by the Department of Corrections. The man was arrested and booked at the San Francisco County Jail for his warrant. He was cited for fare evasion.
A victim reported the theft of her white Galaxy note 3 while aboard train car # 1680, at the Balboa Park Station. The suspect grabbed the victim's phone as the door opened to the train car and fled to a waiting train on the other side of the platform. The train left the station with the suspect on-board. The suspect was described as a White male, 20-25 years old, baseball cap, and khaki jeans. The victim estimated her loss at $769.00. An officer requested station video.
A station agent reported the theft of his 1998 Acura Integra (4AVA248) from Balboa Park. The station agent parked his vehicle on the access road at 1020 hours and returned at 1300 hours, to discover his vehicle was gone. No evidence was left at the scene and station video has been requested. Victim estimated his loss at $4,500. An officer completed a theft report.
A station agent reported that he witnessed a subject fare evaded to enter the paid area. The station agent went down to the platform level and told the suspect he needed to purchase a BART ticket. The suspect initially agreed and began to walk back to the booth with the station agent. At one point the suspect pushed the station agent with his shoulder and threatened him with bodily harm. The suspect exited the station and was last seen walking north bound on San Jose Ave. An officer responded but was unable to locate the suspect. The suspect was described as a Black male in his twenties, 5’10”, slim build, and wearing a black windbreaker. The OCC supervisor was notified and station video will be requested.