A subject detained for fare evasion was found to be on narcotics probation, with a full search clause. The officers searched the subject, pursuant to the search clause, and found that he was in possession of a narcotic. The subject was then placed under arrest for possession of the narcotic. A sergeant responded to approve the arrest and debrief the subject. The subject was reprimanded for fare evasion and booked into the county jail for possessing the narcotic.
A train operator reported seeing a male suspect wayside near the interlocking between Embarcadero and Montgomery Stations. Service was delayed slightly as incoming trains approached in road manual mode. The suspect returned to the platform and the station agent followed him until responding officers detained him. Record checks showed that the suspect had a stay-away order from all BART stations. The man was arrested for trespassing on railroad property and for violation of a court order and was booked at the San Francisco County Jail.
The victim was exiting the BART station at the Beale St. stairwell, when she felt the suspect walking closely behind her. The victim felt a touch to her back and when she turned around, she saw the suspect running away from her and back into the station. She immediately noticed her white/gold iPhone 5S with a light pink and white case was missing from her coat pocket. The victim described the suspect as a BM, approximately 35 years of age, 5'-06", dark complexion, "kind of homeless", with a pointy nose and carrying a green shopping bag. The victim was unsure if her phone had tracking. Officers conducted an area check for the suspect with negative results. Station video is being requested.
The on-duty station agent notified officers of a subject possibly selling tickets inside the station. Officers contacted the suspect who was in possession of a large number of BART tickets. The suspect consented to a search of his person where officers located altered BART tickets, scissors, glue, and a pipe used for smoking narcotics in his possession. The suspect was placed under arrest without incident. A sergeant responded to approve the arrest and debrief the suspect. The suspect was booked into the SF County Jail on the above listed charges.
Officers attempted to detain a male suspect for fare evasion. The suspect resisted the detention, but was taken into custody after a struggle. The man was arrested and booked at the San Francisco County Jail for resisting arrest and fare evasion.
The station agent reported that a chronic quality of life violator had been in and out of the station during the evening. Officers responded and eventually located the male suspect. Record checks revealed that the man had three outstanding $15,000 arrest warrants for counterfeiting fare media, held by BART PD. A search of the man incident to arrest revealed additional counterfeit tickets and the tools necessary to make them. The man was arrested and booked at the San Francisco County Jail for his warrants and for counterfeiting fare media.
A female reported that a male suspect (BM, 20s, red hat, camouflage jacket) removed her iPhone 5 from her purse as she was on the Beale Street escalator, exiting the station. She felt the purse moving and noticed that it was unzipped as the suspect left the area. She tried to follow him on the street level, but lost sight of him. Officers searched the area, but were unable to locate him. The phone was not able to be tracked. Station video will be requested.
Officers were detailed to the station regarding a subject underneath an East Bay bound train at the station. Police, fire and paramedics responded to the scene and located the female subject underneath one of the lead train - cars. The subject was responsive and was eventually extricated by rescue personnel. Paramedics transported the subject to a local hospital for further medical attention. Based upon witness statements, no foul play is suspected. Aside from receiving medical attention, the subject was placed on a psychiatric hold as well.
A female victim reported by phone that her iPhone 5 was stolen from her backpack while on a Millbrae train approaching Embarcadero Station, about 1745 hours. The suspect off-boarded at Embarcadero Station. The victim did not report the crime until she arrived home.
Officers responded to the platform for a report of a man with a knife. Upon their arrival, it was reported the suspect with the knife had boarded a Daly City bound train which was intercepted by officers at the 16th Street Station. The officers detained a suspect matching the description given who was also in possession of a knife. A few minutes later, another officer was approached by a victim at the Berkeley Station who claimed a person demanded money from her while holding a closed bladed knife in his hand while they were on the platform at the Embarcadero Station approximately 30 minutes earlier. The victim refused to give the suspect any money, and the suspect remained on the platform while she boarded a Richmond bound train. The victim and two other witnesses returned to the 16th Street Station to positively identify the suspect who attempted to rob the victim. The suspect was arrested for attempt robbery and was also issued a 30 BART prohibition order. A sergeant arrived at the scene to approve the arrest and interview the suspect, who fully confessed to committing the crime.
Several officers responded to a report of two people fighting on the platform. Upon arrival, the officers separated the combatants, a man and a woman. The woman continued to resist the officers, and was taken into custody after a brief struggle. No one was injured, and the suspect was booked for resisting arrest. A sergeant arrived at the scene to approve the arrest and conduct the use of force investigation.
The ISRC received multiple reports of a patron in a wheel chair who was pushed into a BART train by a male subject, who was currently waiting at the secondary booth. Other witnesses reported that the victim never fell onto the track way but that he was knocked out of his wheelchair and fell to the platform floor. Officers and a sergeant responded to the station. Trains were held out for approximately 10 minutes until officers on scene could get further information. The sergeant detained the subject (who only spoke Spanish) at the station agent’s booth while officers and medical checked on the status of the victim. The victim ultimately refused to be taken to the hospital and reportedly suffered only minor injuries. Based on witness statements, it appears that the suspect came up from behind the victim (who was in his wheelchair) and pushed him into the side of a train car that was already on the platform. The wheelchair subsequently hit the train car and the victim fell to the floor. The motive is unclear at this time. The suspect was positively identified by witnesses and was booked into the SF County Jail for battery upon a dependant adult/elder. The suspect is to be issued a BART prohibition order once his identity is confirmed. The investigating officer will be requesting for station video. A BART police property clerk assisted with transporting the victim to his residence in Pleasant Hill.
Officers contacted a male subject for fare evasion and discovered he had an outstanding 20k misdemeanor petty theft warrant for his arrest. The suspect was arrested and booked into the SF County Jail for his warrant.
While working a fixed post assignment, an officer contacted two male subjects for fare evasion. One of the subjects had an outstanding $20k misdemeanor petty theft warrant for his arrest issued from the SFPD. This subject was arrested and booked into the SF County Jail for his warrant. A sergeant responded to approve the arrest.
Officers were detailed to the station on the report of a male subject defecating in an elevator. On their arrival, the officers detained a subject suspected of committing the violation, and soon learned he was also in violation of an active BART stay away / court order. The officers arrested the subject for violating the terms of the order, but were unable to locate a witness to substantiate the initial crime. A sergeant responded to approve the arrest and debrief the subject. The subject was then booked into the San Francisco County jail for violating the court order.
The station agent reported that a male had been in the station for about two hours and had been following the agent around the station. The man was seen putting lotion on his hands and then placing his hands inside his pants and apparently masturbating under his clothing. Officers responded and located the man at Spear and Market Streets. The station agent made a positive identification of the man and placed him under citizen's arrest for committing a lewd act in public. Officers arrested the man and issued him a prohibition order before booking him at the San Francisco County Jail.
A female subject fare evaded from BART to MUNI, via elevator at the Embarcadero Station. Officers contacted the female and a records/warrant search revealed two $10K warrant for her arrest. The officers attempted to handcuff the female but she began to resist and she was restrained against the ground. The female continued to resist but the officers were able to place her into handcuffs. A sergeant responded to approve the arrest and approve the use of force. The female was booked at the San Francisco city jail.
Officers contacted a male suspect who was known to have a stay-away order from all BART stations. The order was confirmed and the male was arrested for violation of a court order. He was then booked at the San Francisco County Jail.
While on patrol, officers observed a male subject they knew to have a court order prohibiting him from a station agent who was at the station. A wants check with Dispatch confirmed this. The subject was arrested and booked into the SF County Jail for violating a stay away order. A sergeant approved the arrest and debriefed the subject.
PR A victim made telephone report that she lost her wallet while riding the train between the San Francisco Airport and Embarcadero stations earlier in the day. By the time she had notified the banks, her credit cards had been used to make three unauthorized charges at approximately 1332 hours to purchase Clipper Cards at the Embarcadero Station. Video requested.
An elderly male victim reported that a suspect (WM, 50-60 years, long grey hair, grey sweatshirt, blue jeans) tried to take his backpack while they were on the platform. The victim held onto the bag and the suspect punched him in the face, causing slight swelling. The victim was able to retain possession of his property. The victim declined medical attention and said that he would not be able to identify the suspect, who had fled. Station video is being requested.
While working the platform assignment at Embarcadero Station, an officer intercepted a Millbrae bound train to investigate a report of a man creating a disturbance on the train. The officer contacted the male. Record checks showed that the male had an outstanding no-bail arrest warrant for parole violation, held by the Department of Corrections. A sergeant to approve the arrest and debrief the male. The male was booked at the San Francisco County Jail for his warrant.
While on patrol an officer observed and detained a subject for fare evasion. A wants check revealed that the subject had a stay away order from the Embarcadero Station. The suspect was arrested and booked into the SF County Jail for violation of a court order. A sergeant responded to approve the arrest and debrief the suspect.
Two BART Officers saw a female suspect drinking a beer while on the platform level of the station. The subsequent detention resulted in the suspect being arrested for two warrants. The first warrant was a no bail misdemeanor out of Contra Costa County for violating work program rules associated with a DUI conviction. The second warrant was an infraction warrant out of San Francisco County for open container. A Sgt approved the arrest and debriefed the suspect. The suspect was booked at the San Francisco County Jail.
A victim reported that he was asleep at the Davis St. entrance stairwell to the station. When he awoke, his phone was gone. (Samsung cell phone, unknown serial number, value $125). Officers responded to the station and contacted the victim. The victim identified a patron who he (the victim) claimed was sleeping in the stairwell next to him when he had his phone in hand. The subject that the victim pointed out to consented to a search by the officers. The officers were unable to locate the victim’s loss and was released. The investigating officer will be requesting for station video.