A station agent called to report a male who was possibly intoxicated in the station. An officer contacted the male and determined that he was too intoxicated to care for himself. The male was booked into the Santa Rita Jail for public intoxication.
A patron reported that their black and white Cannondale 15-speed road bike was stolen from the racks near the entrance to the station, between 0645-1930 hours. The victim secured the bike with a cable lock.
An officer responded to the station regarding one cab driver threatening another cab driver. On the officer’s arrival, he learned the accused cab driver was prohibited from entering BART property due to an active BART Police prohibition order. The officer then placed the cab driver under arrest for violating the prohibition order, and a sergeant responded to approve the arrest and perform the post-arrest debrief. As the officer and sergeant determined there was not merit to the initial threats’ complaint, the cab driver was only booked into the county jail for violating the prohibition order.
A subject detained for fare evasion by an officer was found to have an outstanding $20K misdemeanor DUI warrant, held by the San Francisco Police Department, for his arrest. The subject was placed under arrest for the warrant and issued a citation for fare evasion. A sergeant responded to approve the arrest and debrief the subject. The subject was then booked into the county jail for the warrant.
A victim reported that they parked and locked their vehicle in stall 59 on 9/13/14, at 1200 hours. They returned on the same day, at 2030 hours, to find their vehicle had been burglarized. The vehicle’s Garmin brand navigation system and Fastrak transponder had been taken, for a total monetary loss of $120.00. An officer made telephone contact with the victim and completed a report.
A victim reported the theft of their green 1997 Honda Accord (5VZH628). The victim parked in stall #71 at 0600 hours and returned at 1640 hours to discover his vehicle was stolen. An officer responded to complete an auto theft report.
Officers responded to the Castro Valley Station for a report that a cab driver battered and cut another cab driver with a knife. The victim followed the suspect and then used his vehicle to strike the suspect's vehicle in an attempt to disable the vehicle on the corner of Redwood Road at Norbridge Ave. Both men were detained and the victim was transported to a local hospital for treatment of superficial injuries. Officer interviewed and obtained mirandized statements from both suspects. The suspects were booked at Santa Rita Jail for assault with a deadly weapon and were issued prohibition orders. A sergeant responded to approve the arrest. Detectives were advised of the case.
A sergeant responded to the station regarding a suspect lewdly exposing himself to juveniles while aboard a train arriving at the station. On the train’s arrival, the sergeant detained a subject who matched the suspect's description given earlier by a reporting party. A wants’ check of the subject revealed he was not in compliance with his sex-registrant status, so he was placed under arrest for that violation. A search for a victim of the indecent/lewd exposure was unsuccessful, and the reporting party/witness was not readily available for an in-field identification. The sergeant debriefed the subject before he was booked into the county jail for not being in compliance with his sex-registrant status. Further follow-up with the witness will be performed.
A sergeant and a pair of officers detained two male subjects who were reportedly fighting one another at the station. Further investigation determined the primary aggressor/suspect battered the victim while the latter sat in his vehicle. In self-defense, the victim brandished a Taser and the suspect stopped his aggression. Before leaving the area, however, the suspect kicked and damaged the victim’s vehicle. As a result of being battered, the victim sustained minor injuries to his face and hands (i.e., swelling and scratches), but declined medical attention at the scene. The victim placed the suspect under citizen’s arrest for battery and vandalism, and the sergeant approved the arrest. While being processed for booking, the suspect complained of pain to his jaw and paramedics transported him to a local hospital. Upon being medically cleared, the suspect was issued a prohibition order and booked into the county jail for the crimes of battery and vandalism.
A man who was acting strangely approached an officer and claimed that unknown persons were following him, although no one else was in the area. Record checks showed that the man had an outstanding no-bail arrest warrant for battery, held by the Alameda County Sheriff's Office. The man was arrested on his warrant. A search incident to arrest revealed suspected stolen property on his person. He was booked at Santa Rita Jail for his warrant and for possession of stolen property.
A victim reported the theft of their blue 1997 Honda Accord 4 door from the Castro Valley Station. The victim parked in stall #416 at 1100 hours and returned at 1640 hours to discover their Honda was missing. An officer responded and completed an auto theft report.
Officers were flagged down by a victim who reported a person was attempting to break into her vehicle in parking lot B. Upon arrival, the officers detained a person matching the description given and placed him under arrest after being positively identified by the victim. A shaved key used to enter vehicles was found next to the suspect. The suspect later tried to strangle himself with a shoe lace after being given a drink of water. Detectives arrived to interview the suspect, who later stated that he had lost consciousness and wanted to kill himself. The suspect was transported to Eden Hospital, and then to John George Psychiatric Facility for a psychiatric evaluation. After clearance from the facility, the suspect will be booked for attempt auto burglary, possession of burglary tools, and probation revocation.A sergeant arrived at the scene to approve the arrest. Video requested.
An off-duty CSO observed a male taking parts from a bicycle at the Castro Valley Station. Officers were dispatched and they detained the male. The male claimed he owned the bike he was removing parts from but had no proof to verify his story. A records/warrant check revealed the male had a prior conviction of theft. The male was place under arrest for theft with priors. A search of his backpack revealed additional bicycle parts and burglary tools. Detectives was notified of the case and responded to the station. The male was booked at Santa Rita Jail for theft.
A victim reported his 2005 gray Honda Odyssey was burglarized while it was parked and locked in stall #359 between 0800-1850 hours. The driver window was smashed and $30.00 phone charger was taken from inside the vehicle. Photos and latent prints were retrieved at the scene. Video requested.
A patron requested a welfare check of two men who were sleeping on the train. Officers intercepted the train and located the males. Neither needed medical attention, but one was eating on the train. He was also not in possession of a BART ticket. Officers off boarded him, but he became belligerent and threw his food. He then became aggressive toward the officers and when the officers tried to handcuff him, he had to be physically restrained. The male was cited for eating on the train and fare evasion and will be booked into the Santa Rita Jail for resisting arrest.
An anonymous citizen reported a victim vehicle, parked in stall #644, with its right rear passenger window shattered. Officers responded to the location, found the vehicle and confirmed it had sustained the window damage. In addition, officers found that the vehicle’s interior had been ransacked. An officer investigated the case.