Station Agent reported that a male patron exited through the emergency gate of the Castro Valley Station, without processing a ticket. The agent reported the male was also intoxicated. An Officer contacted the male and determined he was too intoxicated to care for himself. The male had a valid ticket, but failed to process his ticket out. Subject was placed under arrest for public intoxication and transported to Santa Rita jail for booking. A Sergeant attempted to debrief the subject, but he was too intoxicated to interview.
Victim reported via telephone about the theft of his daughter’s red Barry Fisher bicycle from the Castro Valley Station. The theft occurred on July 8, 2012 between 1200 and 2000 hours. The victim secured her bicycle to station railing with a cable lock.
A patron reported that her 1999 green Toyota Corolla was burglarized while parked in the Rockridge Station lot between 1030 hours and 1530 hours. The rear left passenger window was smashed to gain entry. The loss was two Kindles, three suitcases (in plain view from the exterior), $1300 worth of clothes, and $3000 cash. The vehicle was checked for prints with negative results.
A warrant check on a driver detained on a traffic stop by an officer revealed an outstanding $5,000 arrest warrant out of Alameda County for drunk driving. The driver was placed under arrest for the warrant.
A victim reported his green 1993 Saturn wagon, 3DEZ418 CA. broken into between 1000 and 1855. The victim reported the door lock had been tampered with and the trunks contents were disorganized. He was missing his silver Oakley sun glasses and some baseballs. No prints were located.
A patron reported his gray carry-on luggage was taken from under his seat while he was on board a Dublin bound near the Castro Valley Station between 1930-2021 hours. The victim did not see who took his property.
A patron reported her 4G IPhone was snatched from her hand by a female suspect while they were on board a Dublin Bound bound train approaching the station. The suspect ran off the train and out of the station. The victim also ran off the train in pursuit of the suspect, but lost her outside of the station. A search was made to locate the suspect, with negative results. The victim was late for school and stated that she would contact the BART Police at a later time to give a thorough statement. The victim was not injured during the theft.
Officers responded to a report of several juveniles attempting to steal a bike at the station. Two juveniles were detained and a third suspect fled on a bicycle. No witnesses could be located and there was insufficient evidence to arrest the suspects for a crime. The suspects were identified, their parents notified and released.
A SAFE Task Force (BART) officer contacted Dispatch to advise that a suspect wanted for parole violation was on a train approaching the Castro Valley station. The suspect had reportedly cut-off his ankle monitor. The suspect has prior arrests in the past for weapons charges. Officers responded to the station platform and met the train. The officers located the suspect and took him into custody without incident. The suspect was arrested and booked for violation of parole.
A motorist driving on I-580 called to report a male standing on the platform pointing a rifle at the freeway. The caller provided a description of the male suspect and said that the rifle appeared to have a scope. Alameda County Deputies and BART Officers conducted a hazardous train search of the train that was held on the platform and located a suspect matching the description. The suspect had only an umbrella in his possession. He was identified and released. The trains were held for 12 minutes for the response/search.
A BART Police Sergeant took a report from a victim via phone. The victim stated he parked his 1990 Toyota 4-door sedan in the Castro Valley Station lot at 0705 hours. Upon returning at 1930 hours, the car was missing. There are no known leads at this time. 1202-4147 L21.
An Officer was monitoring traffic flowing along Norbridge Avenue which dissects the Castro Valley Station parking lot. He notice a driver, (WMA) using his cell-phone while driving. The officer conducted a traffic stop. Upon contacting the driver, the Officer saw the driver drop a clear plastic bag of suspected methamphetamine. The driver admitted the contents was methamphetamine. The suspect was cited for the traffic violation and he was booked for possession of a controlled substance at Santa Rita County Jail. 1202-3833 L21.
A patron reported two males cutting locks off bikes locked to the bike racks at the station. The two suspects fled with two bikes and were detained by responding officers near the station. The witness positively identified both suspects as the people he had seen cutting locks. Evidence at the scene connected the suspects to the theft. One victim was later located and confirmed that the bike had been stolen from the station. One of the suspects was on parole and had tools on his person that matched the lock found cut by the bike racks. Both suspects had prior convictions for theft. The on-call detective responded to interview the suspects and take over the investigation. Both suspects were booked at Santa Rita Jail for petty theft with prior convictions.
A warrant check on a person detained for fare evasion by officers revealed an outstanding no-bail felony arrest warrant for parole violation. The subject was placed under arrest for the outstanding warrant. 1202-2306 L12.
A sergeant on routine patrol discovered a car parked in the lot that had been reported stolen from the Hayward BART Station on 2/7/12. The vehicle, a 2001 Toyota 4Runner, was undamaged and was released to the registered owner. While investigating, property and paperwork belonging to several persons was located inside the vehicle. The property included vehicle registrations, cell phones and other paperwork that did not belong to the Toyota's owner. The property may be related to other auto burglaries or thefts. The vehicle was processed and the property was recovered as evidence for further investigation.
A warrant check on a man detained for drinking on a Daly City bound train approaching the Castro Valley Station by officers revealed an outstanding felony no-bail arrest warrant out of San Francisco for theft. The man was cited for having an open container of an alcoholic beverage and placed under arrest on the outstanding warrant. 1201-0446 L12.
A warrant check on a subject detained for fare evasion by an officer revealed an outstanding $10,000 arrest warrant out of San Francisco for battery and resisting arrest. The subject was arrested on the warrant. 1201-1666 L12.