A male victim reported that two male juveniles stole his laptop while aboard a train, before they fled from the station. Officers searched for the suspects, and eventually detained one suspect after a foot pursuit. The victim positively identified the detained suspect who was then placed under arrest for conspiracy and resisting arrest; the laptop was not recovered. The suspect was then booked into the county’s Juvenile Hall.
Officers intercepted a train for a report of a male (Robert Freeman, 47 years, Oakland) masturbating in front of patrons on the train. Freeman was placed under arrest and booked for 314 PC, 11364 H&S and violation of probation.
Officers contacted an adult male, Kwesi Roberson (45 years old, Fairfield), after he was reported to be passed out on a train with drug paraphernalia next to him. A records check revealed an outstanding misdemeanor arrest warrant. Roberson was taken into custody for his outstanding warrant and booked into Santa Rita jail.
The victim reported the theft of their men's Giant Escape brand hybrid mountain bicycle while it was cable locked near the station agent's booth on 9/9/17, between 1330 and 2006 hours. An officer contacted the victim and completed a report.
Patrons reported that a male appeared to be unable to care for himself due to intoxication. The person was identified as Shawn Vankorner 31 years old out of the San Francisco area. He was arrested for public intoxication and a warrant.
A patron reported that their red and white Excalibur mountain bike was stolen from the racks in the paid area, between 7/27/18 at 0800 hours to today at 1800 hours. The victim secured the bike with a U-lock and cable lock.
A juvenile suspect snatched a cell phone from a victim aboard a Dublin bound train at the Castro Valley Station. The victim chased the suspect but lost them. A responding officer located the suspect near the station and he was detained. The suspect was positively identified by the victim who recovered his phone. The juvenile was placed under arrest for theft from a person.
A victim reported they found their 2002 Honda Accord unlocked and their stereo missing while parked at the Castro Valley Station, between 0820-1910 hours. Its suspected the suspect used a key to enter the Honda.
BART officers were dispatched to the Castro Valley Station to locate a theft suspect on a train. The theft, which was reported by the ACSO, occurred in Dublin. The officers detained a male suspect. a records check revealed an active felony warrant. The case was turned over to ACSO as it occurred in their jurisdiction.
A BART system service worker reported that a male suspect brandished a knife at him and went back up to the platform. The suspect was located by officers and a sergeant, detained at gunpoint and taken into custody without incident. The folding knife was also recovered. The victim identified him as the responsible person and placed him under citizen's arrest for brandishing a weapon. A lieutenant responded to conduct a use of force investigation. The suspect was issued a prohibition order before being booked into the Santa Rita Jail for brandishing a weapon. BART Central was notified of the incident. TSOC was notified.
A victim reported that a suspect (with two other male suspects, all BMs, teens) took her iPhone 6 from her hand and ran out of the train at the station at the Castro Valley Station. The victim reported the crime at the Fruitvale Station. The phone was not able to be tracked and the suspects were not located. The victim was not injured and station/train video will be requested.