A Deputy Chief, lieutenant, sergeant, and officers conducted directed fare evasion enforcement that yielded in 10 citations, 6 warning citations, and an arrest for resisting arrest and providing false identity to a peace officer. The operation occurred during the morning hours. L21
Witnesses reported that a female juvenile attempted to rob a female patron while on the Daly City bound train. The suspect was part of a group of about 10 juveniles. The suspect was described as a black female, wearing a pink shirt and denim shorts. The suspect pepper sprayed the victim and a male companion, before fleeing from the station. Responding officers were unable to locate the suspects in the area. The victims were not injured.
A victim reported that a suspect took their iPhone 7 from their hand while in the station and the suspect and an accomplice (BMs, one in a grey hoodie, no further description) ran out of the station. The victim was not injured and the phone was not able to be tracked. Station video will be requested.
Officers detained a suspect for strong arm robbery. The suspect took a cell phone from a victim and a struggle ensued. The suspect was taken to jail for the offense after he was given a Prohibition Order. An officer took the report.
Officer responded to the station to investigate a report of a robbery on-board a Dublin bound train. Victim was able to recover his property with the assistance of another citizen who was punched in the face by the subject before fleeing the scene. Officer canvassed the area and was unable to locate the subject.
An officer detained a subject for smoking an unknown substance on board a train. The suspect refused to identify himself during the detention and was subsequently arrested for delaying an officer. During the search incident to arrest, the suspect’s identification was located, as well as narcotic paraphernalia. The suspect was placed under arrest for delaying an officer, possession of narcotic paraphernalia, and a parole violation. The suspect was transported to the San Francisco county jail for booking.
A victim reported that one of three teens (BMJs in black clothing) grabbed her iPhone from her hand and fled out of the station. The victim was not injured and the phone could not be tracked. The suspects were not located. Station video will be requested.
Officers saw a male fare evade to enter the Embarcadero Station and detained the male on the platform. The male refused to identify himself and a struggle ensued as the officers attempted to place him in handcuffs. The male was booked for fare evasion and resisting arrest.
A patron reported via email and phone that she was the victim of a sexual battery on 2/9/17, about 1720 hours. A male suspect grabbed the victim's buttocks while she was on the platform. The victim shouted at the suspect, who then attempted to grab her crotch. The victim punched the suspect in the nose, making it bleed. The victim boarded an arriving Daly City bound train and left the station. The suspect was last seen on the platform. The suspect was described as a black male in his 20's, 5'3" tall, wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt with the hood up, and carrying a backpack. The victim was not injured.
A station agent called to report a male entering the trackway on the platform #2 side at the north end of the station. The central supervisor also reported receiving an alarm notification of a person entering the trackway and saw a shirtless male entering the trackway on the #2 side. The station agent also reported that the male was in possession of a hammer. Trains were held out and officers responded to the platform. They spotted the male after he had crossed over to the #1 trackway and were able to convince him to drop the hammer and come back onto the platform. Once on the platform, the male resisted being detained and was "tased" and physically restrained. Medical aid arrived and he was placed on a psychiatric evaluation hold after it was determined that he was a danger to himself. A lieutenant responded to conduct the use of force investigation. Three officers reported receiving minor injuries as a result of the struggle. TSOC was notified (Case #TSA-02-03181-17).
A male suspect detained by an officer for reportedly being suicidal was found to have two outstanding vandalism warrants (one “no bail” and the other with a $5K bail amount). The officer placed the suspect under arrest for the warrants, transported him to the hospital for medical/psychiatric clearance and then booked him into the county jail.
A male suspect detained by an officer for reportedly disturbing others aboard a train was found to be too intoxicated to care for himself, and placed under arrest. In addition, a records’ check revealed he was in violation of an active BART prohibition order. The suspect was then booked into the county jail for public intoxication and trespassing. No complaint was sought for the earlier reported disturbance.
Officers noticed a male who appeared to be smoking methamphetamine on the platform and contacted him. He was detained for possession of drug paraphernalia and also found to be in possession of prescription medication not belonging to him. A records check revealed a no bail warrant for narcotics, so he was booked into the San Francisco County Jail for the possession charges and the warrant.
Officers contacted an adult male as he was entering the platform from the emergency gate. A records check revealed that he had a no bail warrant for assault with a deadly weapon. The male was FI'd for going beyond the emergency gate and booked into the San Francisco County Jail for the warrant.
A male victim reported that while walking in the station’s Drumm Street stairwell, he was confronted by a Hispanic male suspect who attempted to forcibly take the victim’s tool bag. A brief struggle then ensued between the two, but the victim managed to retain his bag before the suspect fled. Officers responded, but did not locate the suspect. The victim, who was not injured, further described the suspect as 20-plus years of age, wearing a neon green jacket and blue jeans. Station video was requested.
Officers responded the Embarcadero Station for a report of an individual possible using narcotics. Officers detained the man and a records check revealed the male had a court order prohibiting him from being on BART property. The male was placed under arrest and booked at the San Francisco Jail.
An Officer detained a male for smoking in the free area of the Embarcadero Station. A records check revealed the male had a no bail felony arrest warrant. The male was booked into the San Francisco County Jail.
The victim reported that while stepping off an East Bay bound train, at the Embarcadero station, an unknown suspect pick pocketed his black Samsung Note 4 cell phone. The victim, who was not injured, was unable to describe the incident train’s final destination, and the investigating officer was unable to track the phone.
A female patron boarded a Pittsburg bound train, as did the suspect, who was described as a Black male, 40’s, thin, with a black garment bag over his shoulder. The suspect bumped into the victim and shortly thereafter, she noticed her wallet was missing. The suspect fled from the train. The victim’s wallet contained $200 and miscellaneous credit cards. The victim was not injured and can possibly ID the suspect. An officer took the report.
A suspect brandished a family with a knife. An off duty Federal Police Sgt witnessed the incident and took the suspect into custody. BART Officers arrived and took custody of the suspect. The suspect was transported to the SF County Jail.