A male subject (Gandy-Williams, Demichael, 28 y/o, Vacaville) was detained for fare evasion at the El Cerrito Del Norte Station. A records check revealed a $10,000 warrant for possession of narcotics held by the Fairfield Police Department. Gandy-Williams was cited for fare evasion and arrested for the warrant. He was booked at the Martinez Detention Facility.
One sergeant and four officers conducted fare evasion enforcement at the El Cerrito del Norte Station, from 0700-0900 hours. During this detail, 17 violators were contacted, 2 arrests were made for outstanding warrants, 10 citations issued, 2 warning citations, and 3 Field Interviews were completed. L24
Two Officers were conducting a welfare check on a separate call for service when the suspect interfered with their investigation. The officers quickly determined the suspect was too intoxicated to care for himself and was placed under arrest. The suspect was booked into the Martinez Detention Facility for public intoxication.
Officers responded to a report of two males beating a male victim at the Del Norte Station. Officers arrived and determined a male suspect (Lawrence Harvey, El Cerrito, 46 years) struck the victim with a large stick causing head and shoulder injuries. Harvey was placed under arrest, was issued a prohibition order and was booked into the Martinez Detention Facility. The second male was identified, but his role in this case is under investigation.
A patron reported that his gray 2002 Toyota Tacoma pickup was burglarized while parked on the second level of the structure, between 0730-1915 hours. An unknown suspect gained entry by forcing the rear sliding window, and stole $6 in spare change.
A male suspect detained by an officer for reportedly creating a disturbance aboard a Solano County transit bus was found to be too intoxicated to care for himself. He was also found to have two outstanding DUI warrants for his arrest. The suspect was arrested for both violations and then booked into the county jail.
A victim reported that their vehicle was burglarized while parked at the station between 1400-2330 hours. The rear passenger’s side window was smashed to gain entry. The vehicle was ransacked but nothing was taken.
The victim reported that their 01’ Jeep Commando was burglarized between the hours of 0800-1720 while parked in stall #11209 on the fourth level of the parking structure. Entry was via a window smash and loss was $400 in cash from the glove box.
Officers made a traffic enforcement stop and determined that the driver was under the influence of narcotics. The driver refused to follow lawful orders, and withdrew a knife from his pocket before being taken into custody. The driver was booked at the Martinez Detention Facility for DUI and resisting arrest.
Officers responded to a report of a partially naked male in the station. Record checks showed that the man had an outstanding $20,000 arrest warrant for burglary, held by Fremont PD. The man was arrested and booked at the Martinez Detention Facility.
1502 hours A victim reported a female battered them at the Del Norte Station. Officers responded, contacted the suspect and she began resisting arrest. The female was taken into custody and was booked into jail.
A female suspect detained for fare evasion by an officer was found to have an outstanding $10K DUI warrant for her arrest. The officer placed the suspect under arrest without incident, and then booked her into the county jail for the warrant.
An officer contacted a male subject whom he believed was intoxicated. The officer determined the subject was under the influence of alcohol and unable to care for himself. The subject was transported and booked into Contra Costa County jail in Martinez.
Witnesses reported that a vehicle driven by a male had struck a parked car in the parking structure. Officers responded and found the driver unresponsive. Paramedics treated the man, but ultimately declared him deceased. It appears that the man's death was from natural causes, and there is no indication of foul play.
While on patrol, an officer observed and detained a subject for fare evasion. During the contact, the suspect refused to cooperate and force was used. The subject was arrested and booked into the Martinez Jail for resisting arrest. A sergeant responded to conduct a use of force investigation.
Officers on patrol observed a suspect throw a large fire extinguisher from the elevated station platform down to the street below. Although no one was injured, the area was crowded and the suspect's actions endangered other people at the station. The suspect was arrested and booked for two outstanding warrants ($10,000 for burglary and $10,000 for battery), assault with a deadly weapon and tampering with fire protection equipment and issued a prohibition order from all BART stations.
An officer on patrol detained a suspect for fare evasion and determined that the suspect was wanted on a no-bail felony warrant for assault with a deadly weapon. The suspect was cited for fare evasion and booked for the warrant.