216 total incidents logged at Balboa Park

Psychiatric Detention

Balboa Park - 0804-1713

An adult male who was reported to be acting strangely at the fare gates physically threatened the investigating officer and violently resisted the officer's attempts to detain him. The subject, who was eventually subdued with the aid of cover officers from BPD and SFPD, was held for psychiatric evaluation as his demeanor suggested psychological issues.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
Psychiatric Evaluation 

 Felony Warrant Arrest

Balboa Park

An officer contacted a male adult suspect at Balboa Park station for fare evasion. The officer determined that the suspect had a felony narcotic's warrant for his arrest. The suspect was taken into custody and booked into the San Francisco Hall of Justice. 0804-1227. L21.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
Warrant Arrest General 

Assault with caustic chemical

Balboa Park - 0804-1213

An adult male patron was sprayed in the face with mace/pepper spray by an unknown adult male suspect. The suspect fled from the area and was not located. The victim was treated by medical personnel.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
Assault/Battery 

 Grand Theft, Person

Balboa Park - 0803-0920

Two teenaged male suspects grabbed a laptop computer from an adult female victim (no force or fear involved). The suspects fled but were chased by a witness who retrieved the property. The suspects were not located.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
Grand Theft/Pickpocket 

Sexual battery/drunk in public

Balboa Park - 0709-1219

A Dublin/Pleasanton train was held at Balboa Park Station for fourteen minutes for a male suspect who chased and grabbed a female passenger. The suspect was located, but the victim declined to take any further action. The suspect was arrested and booked for being drunk in public.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
Sex Crime 

 Narcotics Possession / Warrant Arrest

Balboa Park - 0706-3566

A parolee-at-large was arrested after he was reportedly masturbating in public while on board a Daly City bound train. The victim/witness off-boarded at 24th St. Station to report the incident. The train was intercepted at Balboa Park where the suspect was observed trying to toss suspected drugs from his person. While detained, the suspect was found to be wanted by the Department of Corrections on a parole violation. The suspect was taken into custody and booked although no sex-offense related charges were filed due to lack of evidence.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
Warrant Arrest Narcotics 

Attempted Suicide

Balboa Park - 0706-2358

Witnesses reported an adult male jumped onto the trackway and attempted to do harm to himself by placing his head on the running rails and grabbing the third rail. The subject was struck by a train and remains in critical condition.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
General 

Resisting Arrest/Possession of a Loaded & Concealed Firearm

Balboa Park - 0706-1804

An 18-year-old male fare-evasion suspect violently resisted the efforts of an officer and a lieutenant to detain him. The suspect dropped a loaded pistol during the struggle and was later found to be in possession of narcotics. The suspect was booked at the San Francisco Jail for resisting arrest, battery on a police officer, and possession of a loaded and concealed firearm.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
General Narcotics Assault/Battery Weapon Involved 

 Robbery

Balboa Park - 0704-3574

Victim reported that a male suspect had asked to see his iPod while on board a Daly City Train. When he asked for it back, the suspect refused, threatening the victim. The victim was contacted by BART Police at the Balboa Station. The suspect was soon arrested after the victim identified the suspect, who was still inside the station. The suspect was booked at San Francisco Jail.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
General 

 Warrant Arrest

Balboa Park

An officer contacted a suspect for fare evasion at Balboa Station. The suspect had outstanding felony warrants for burglary and grand theft from a person. The suspect was arrested and booked at the San Francisco Hall of Justice. 0703-3415. L21.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
Warrant Arrest General 

 Grand Theft

Balboa Park - 0701-0245

A female patron reported that she had money snatched from her possession by a male suspect, undermined age, wearing a blue "Cardinals" sweater with a red stripe. The suspect fled on foot towards Ocean Ave.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
Grand Theft/Pickpocket 

 Robbery

Balboa Park - 0608-4011

An adult female was leaving the station when she was approached by a male, possibly in his late teens, who held her by the neck and put a knife to her side. The suspect robbed the victim of her iPOD and fled towards the bus zone. The victim waited until she arrived home before reporting the crime.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
Robbery 

 Robbery

Balboa Park - 0608-2354

An adult-male suspect choked a male victim from behind, rifled through his pockets, took his Ipod, then pushed him towards the 3rd rail. The suspect fled through the emergency gate heading northbound.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
General Robbery 

Battery on a Station Agent

Balboa Park - 0606-3175

A station agent reported that a subject, described as a female in her 50's, 5'4", 125 lbs with reddish-brown hair, pushed her back into her station agent's booth then punched her in the stomach. No medical required. Suspect left prior to the arrival of responding officers.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
Crimes Against BART Employees Assault/Battery 

 Robbery

Balboa Park - 0605-3679

An adult male victim reported to officers that while walking through Balboa Park station, an unidentified adult male suspect grabbed the victim's I-Pod and ran out of the station. An area search proved negative.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
General Robbery 

 Indecent exposure

Balboa Park - 0603-2812

The station agent, via a citizen/witness, reported a male in his 40's to 50's exposing himself near the Muni exit. Suspect was gone upon the arrival of responding officers.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
Sex Crime