A male suspect detained by officers for reportedly creating a disturbance at the station was found to be too intoxicated to care for himself due to alcohol consumption. The officers placed the suspect under arrest for public intoxication, and he was then booked into the county jail.
An employee (victim) of Super Bowl City reported the theft of their personal property, which included their work uniform and identification, while aboard one of the last revenue trains of the evening on 2/5-6/16. The victim did not have specific suspect(s) information. An officer responded and completed a report. TSOC notified.
A victim reported the theft of their blue 1989 Toyota Camry while the vehicle was parked in stall # 468 of the parking structure between 0500 hours and 1230 hours on 2/5/16. An officer responded and completed a report.
A victim reported that their white 2002 Toyota Tacoma’s catalytic converter was stolen while the vehicle was parked in the north lot, stall 90, between 0520 and 1645 hours. An officer responded and completed a report.
A male suspect detained for fare evasion by officers was found to have an outstanding “no bail” narcotics warrant, held by Richmond Police, for his arrest. The officers placed the suspect under arrest, issued him a citation for fare evasion and then booked him into the county jail for the warrant.
Officers conducted a welfare check on a male at the Del Norte Station and determined he had a warrant for his arrest. The male was placed under arrest and was booked at the Martinez Detention Center.
A victim reported the theft of their 2000 Toyota Tacoma’s catalytic converter while the vehicle was parked at the station between 0550 and 1530 hours. An officer responded and completed a report.
A victim reported the theft of their catalytic converter from their black Honda Accord while parked in stall #1954 of the Del Norte Station, between 0730-1940 hours. Loss was estimated at 1,000.
An officer was monitoring the fare gates for fare evaders when he saw a male fare evade thru the side gate to exit the station. The officer detained the male and a records check revealed the male had a 20K warrant for theft issued by San Francisco PD. The male was cited for fare evasion and was placed under arrest on the warrant.
A male subject detained for fare evasion by a sergeant was found to have two (2) outstanding misdemeanor vandalism/fare evasion warrants, held by the BART Police Department, for his arrest. The subject was then placed under arrest for the warrants, which totaled more than $8K in bail amount, and booked into the county jail.
Officers responded to conduct a welfare check on a male who had been in the restroom for an extended period of time. When the officers opened the door, the male charged out and had to be restrained. Once detained, he was found to have a $20,000 for his arrest and to be in possession of a small amount of marijuana and suspected methamphetamine. He was booked into the Martinez Detention Facility for the listed charges.
Officers were flagged down by a citizen wanting to report an intoxicated adult male who was about to board a bus at the station. The officers located the male and determined that he was too intoxicated to care for himself. The suspect was placed under arrest for public intoxication and booked into the Martinez Detention Facility.
A person reported to the station agent that a male, who may have just boarded a Millbrae bound train, was in possession of an assault rifle. Trains were held out of the station and the incident train was held at the station until El Cerrito PD and BART officers arrived to search the station/trains. Officers detained a male suspect who matched the description given, but he was not in possession of any weapons. Both the reporting party and the detained individual were identified and ultimately released. The incident train was delayed 24 minutes as a result of the incident and numerous secondary trains were delayed.
Officers attempted to detain and search a male suspect known to be on searchable probation, and for whom recent police bulletins indicated was armed with a handgun. The suspect, however, walked away from officers and refused to stop when ordered to do so. The officers were finally able to safely detain the suspect and placed him under arrest for resisting arrest. A subsequent search of the suspect revealed he was in possession of a pellet gun, so he was also placed under arrest for violating the terms of his robbery-related probation. A sergeant responded and approved the arrest. The suspect was then booked into the county jail.
A victim reported that their black 2003 Toyota Tacoma’s catalytic converter was stolen, and the vehicle’s side panels vandalized/keyed, while parked in the north lot – stall 1388 – between 0700 and 1845 hours. An officer contacted the victim and completed a report.
An officer was flagged down by a victim of a battery at the Del Norte Station. The victim pointed the suspect out to the officer and said she would press charges. The officer attempted to detain the suspect but she fled from him. After a short foot pursuit, the officer located the suspect and she surrendered. The officer attempted to locate the victim but she left the station. The female suspect was placed under arrest for resisting arrest and was booked at the Martinez Detention Facility. A sergeant approved the arrest. The officer will follow-up with witnesses and a second victim for additional battery charges.
An officer and sergeant responded to a report of a subject who was acting very erratically on the platform level of the station. The suspect was also reportedly jumping onto benches and screaming. This was reported by Comm Spec. The officers arrived, located the subject, and determined he was intoxicated. The subject was also found to be in possession of narcotics paraphernalia. The subject was arrested and booked into the Martinez Detention Facility for public intoxication.
A victim reported that they locked their bicycle (a Raleigh 18 speed road bicycle) to the bike racks on 12/18/15 at 1030 hours. The bicycle was secured with a chain lock. The victim returned on 12/20/15at 0800 hours to find their bicycle gone. The estimated value of the bike is $600.
Patrons aboard a Richmond bound train reported a male was intoxicated and creating a disturbance. Officers intercepted the train and off boarded the male from the train. The male was too intoxicated to care for himself and was placed under arrest for public Intoxication. The male was booked at the Martinez Detention Facility.
A sergeant and officers responded to the bus zone are of the station regarding the report of an in-progress fight. The officers attempted to contact one of the involved parties, later identified as the suspect, who was uncooperative, agitated and in control of a stroller containing a small child; the suspect was later determined to be the child’s father. As one of the officers attempted to reason with the suspect, he placed the child between himself and the officer while also exhibiting pre-assaultive behaviors. Eventually, the suspect pushed the stroller (still containing the child) into the bus zone as another officer pointed a Taser at the suspect and ordered him to the ground. Although the suspect did not readily comply, he eventually did and was safely placed in handcuffs without (police) force being used. The other involved party, later identified as the victim and mother of the involved child, was located and explained that the suspect had earlier forcibly taken the child from her, battered her about the face and pulled her hair, while also snatching her cell phone from her grasp as he believed she was calling police. The officers then placed the suspect under arrest for domestic violence, child endangerment, kidnapping and preventing the use of a communication device to summon police assistance. As a result of being battered, the victim sustained a minor injury, but refused medical assistance; the child was not injured. Officers obtained an emergency protective order and issued the suspect a prohibition order before booking him into the county jail.
Richmond PD advised that they had an active shooter suspect from their City, armed with a weapon in his waistband, possibly en-route to the station. Several BART PD officers checked the Del Norte, Richmond and El Cerrito Plaza stations for the possible suspect, who was described as a Black male, 25 years, wearing a black jacket with grey sweatpants. A train that had gone through the Del Norte Station prior to the officer's arrival was searched at the El Cerrito Plaza Station with negative results. The various station searches for the suspect were negative. Richmond PD did not have any further details regarding the active shooter.