A female juvenile victim reported that another female juvenile attempted to take her phone by force. The victim was able to fight off the suspect and retain her phone. The suspect fled on foot from the area. The suspect was described as a Black female juvenile, white hoody, blue jeans, black purse and her hair in a pony tail. The victim was not injured.
A patron reported that about 30 minutes earlier, a male suspect asked to use their cell phone. When the owner asked for the suspect to return the phone, the suspect refused and claimed he had a gun, although no weapon was seen. The suspect then fled the area with the victim's phone, and was last seen in the area of the Ohlone pathway. The suspect was described as a black male, 30 years old, 5'8" tall. wearing a gray flannel shirt with a hood.
A male suspect contacted police in order to turn himself in for an outstanding “no bail” federal warrant, charging counterfeiting, held by the U.S. Marshall’s office. An officer responded, placed the suspect under arrest without incident and booked him into the county jail.
An officer contacted an adult male for fare evasion and discovered that he had a $10,000 warrant for public intoxication. The male was FI'd for fare evasion and booked into the Martinez Detention Facility for the warrant.
A reporting party reported by phone that her mother had been the victim of a phone theft in the station bus zone at about 2130 hours. A black female suspect, about 20 years old, wearing a gray sweater, took the phone from the victim's hand, saying that she needed to use it to make a phone call. The suspect then handed the phone to another black female, wearing a black jacket. The female suspects refused to return the phone and then walked away with a black male wearing all yellow.
On 11/24/16, at about 0800 hours the victim left his silver Schwinn "Phocus 700C" mountain bike at the bike racks at the El Cerrito Del Norte Station, fastened with two cable locks. On 11/26/16, he returned to the bike rack at approximately 0900 hours and saw that his bike was missing.
Officers heard a male suspect banging on a bike lock with a hammer, in an effort to defeat the U-lock. The man was detained and a search incident to arrest revealed burglary tools and narcotics paraphernalia on his person. Record checks showed that the man was on probation for battery out of BART PD, and had an outstanding $5,000 arrest warrant for battery, held by BART PD. The man was arrested and booked at the Martinez Detention Facility for petty theft, possession of burglary tools, possession of narcotics paraphernalia, probation violation, and his outstanding warrant.
Officers attempted to detain a male suspect for reportedly battering another male at the station. The suspect, however, resisted the officers and a struggle ensued. The officers finally managed to place the suspect in handcuffs, and learned he was also wanted on a $5K narcotics’ warrant held by Pinole Police. The suspect was then issued a prohibition order and booked into the county jail for battery (per the victim's citizen’s arrest), the outstanding warrant and resisting arrest. The involved officers were not injured, nor were the victim and suspect. A sergeant responded to perform the use of force investigation.
Officers contacted a suspicious male suspect in the station’s parking garage. During the contact, the officers learned of an outstanding $30K misdemeanor warrant for the suspect and placed him under arrest. The male’s sex registrant status was also found to be out of compliance. The suspect was then booked into the county jail for the warrant and the sex registrant violation.
While detaining a female suspect for reportedly creating a disturbance at the station, a sergeant and an officer determined she was a danger to herself and called for an ambulance. While waiting for the ambulance, however, the suspect attempted to flee so the sergeant and officer used physical force in an attempt to restrain her. Before being fully restrained, the suspect managed to batter both the sergeant and officer. Paramedics eventually arrived and transported the suspect to the county’s mental health facility. When cleared by the facility, the suspect will be booked into the county jail for resisting arrest and battering police officers. The sergeant and officer sustained minor injuries while struggling with the suspect, and for which paramedics provided them with first aid. A lieutenant responded to perform the use of force investigation.
An officer contacted an adult male for fare evasion and discovered that the male had two warrants for $5,000 each (for theft and assault with a deadly weapon). The male was issued a citation for fare evasion and booked into the Martinez Detention Facility for the warrants.
Officers detained a male suspect for reportedly disturbing female passengers aboard a train. During the detention, the suspect was found to be too intoxicated to care for himself, in addition to having an outstanding $1K public intoxication warrant for his arrest. At this point, the officers placed the suspect under arrest for being intoxicated and the warrant; and booked him into the county jail. There were no complainants for the initial disturbance portion of the incident.
An officer located an adult male acting erratic along the east access road of the station, adjacent to the police office. A short time later, the male jumped onto the front hood of a patrol car before being safely restrained by the officer; there was no use of force. Paramedics eventually arrived and transported the male to the county hospital where he was placed on a psychiatric hold as he was deemed unable to care for himself due to a mental health condition. The officer and the male were not injured during the incident, but the patrol car sustained minor damage to its front hood.
An officer was flagged down by a patron that reported a male was selling narcotics at the Del Norte Station. The officer detained the male and the male admitted to attempting to sell narcotics. The male was placed under arrest for possession of narcotics for sale.
A female victim fell asleep while sitting on a bench in the bus zone. The victim awoke to find her purse missing. She located the purse a short distance away, but found that her wallet had been removed. There is no suspect information.
A victim reported that their tan 2015 Chevrolet Malibu was burglarized while parked on the 4th level of the station’s parking structure, stall 1473, between 0830 and 2315 hours. The vehicle’s right rear window was smashed to gain entry, and a black North Face brand backpack was taken. An officer responded, processed the vehicle for latent prints and completed a report.
Officers were dispatched to a report of a disturbance between a male and female. Officers learned that the male had grabbed the female victim's buttocks. The male was arrested for sexual battery. Record checks showed that he had a stay-away order from all BART stations. While being detained, the male suspect demonstrated that he was in need of emergency psychiatric evaluation. The man was cited for sexual battery and was transported by ambulance to County Hospital for evaluation and treatment.
The suspect was detained by officers for fare evasion. During the initial contact, the suspect presented identification in the name of another person. As officers were about to conduct a records check, the suspect fled on foot, leading officers on a short foot chase. The officers were able to catch up to the suspect where he surrendered without incident. The suspect's true identity was determined which revealed an outstanding $25,000 warrant for burglary held by San Jose PD. The suspect was booked into the Martinez Jail on the above listed charges.
An officer detained the suspect for fare evasion and conducted a records check. The records check revealed that the suspect had an outstanding warrant for a parole violation. The suspect was placed under arrest on the warrant. The suspect was booked into the Martinez Jail and issued a citation for fare evasion.
An officer contacted an adult male for fare evasion and discovered that he had a $60,000 warrant for traffic violations. The male was FI'd for the fare evasion and booked into the Martinez Detention Facility for the warrant.