488 total incidents logged at Embarcadero

Bomb Threat

Embarcadero - 1007-1919

The station agent received a call from a white courtesy phone on the platform level from an adult male who stated in a low tone "There's a bomb, bitch". Responding officers declared the station clear of any suspicious packages/devices. It is unknown what prompted the threat.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
General 

Suicide

Embarcadero - 1006-3863

Witnesses confirmed seeing a male juvenile jump in front of an approaching northbound train. Subject was transported to San Francisco General Hospital and later died of his injuries. Next of kin notified.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
General Medical Assistance Unattended Death 

 Grand Theft from Person

Embarcadero - 1005-1993

A patron reported that he was bumped by an unknown suspect while riding the escalator down to the station platform. The patron then discovered that his wallet was missing and believes that it was taken when he was bumped.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
Grand Theft/Pickpocket 

Battery

Embarcadero - 1004-3416

A patron was descending a stairway leading to the platform level when he asked two subjects if he could squeeze by in order to catch his train. The subjects refused and when the patron attempted to get by them, they pushed him down the stairway, causing injury to his ankle. The suspects, who then demanded an apology from the victim, were described as black males in their 30's, both with dark complexions, one wearing a red jacket, the other wearing a brown jacket. They were last seen boarding an Eastbay bound train.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
Assault/Battery 

Civil Protest

Embarcadero -

The department's Tactical Team was deployed to address a protest of the Oscar Grant shooting. Approximately 100 protesters gathered at Embarcadero station at the height of the protest. There were several minor train delays and one adult male was arrested and booked for interfering with the operation of a railroad and resisting arrest. L18

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
Resisting Arrest 

 Grand Theft

Embarcadero - 1001-1933

A female patron had her iPod snatched while on board a Daly City bound train as it arrived at Embarcadero Station. The victim noticed the suspects, two black males, 16-20 years of age, board the train at West Oakland Station. The suspect who actually snatched her iPod was described as 16-20 years of age, 5'9" in height, 160 lbs., clean shaven, short hair, wearing blue jeans and a black fleece jacket. Both suspects fled at the Embarcadero station. The victim gave chase but lost them on the street level.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
Grand Theft/Pickpocket 

 Public Intoxication / Battery on a Peace Officer

Embarcadero - 0912-1310

Officers were dispatched to the station to check on the welfare of an adult male who was reported to be vomiting while on a train. The officers determined that the suspect appeared to be under the influence of an alcoholic beverage and unable to care for his own safety. Due to the level of intoxication, the Fire Department was called to evaluate the suspect's condition. When the Fire Department arrived, the suspect became combative and fought with the officers and fire personnel. The suspect was arrested for public intoxication, resisting arrest and battery on an officer. The suspect was transported to SF General Hospital for medical clearance prior to booking.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
Quality of Life Resisting Arrest Crimes Against BART Employees Assault/Battery 

 Strongarm Robbery

Embarcadero - 0910-2736

A male victim was robbed of his Ipod while standing on the platform. The suspect grabbed the Ipod from the victim's hand and boarded a train before the victim could give chase. The victim was knocked to the ground during the encounter, but was not injured. Officers intercepted the train at the West Oakland Station and detained the suspect. Once identified by the victim, the adult male suspect was booked at San Francisco County Jail. The Ipod was recovered from the suspect and returned to the victim.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
Robbery 

 Warrant Arrest

Embarcadero - 0908-1274

An adult female detained for fare evasion was arrested and booked on a no-bail drug warrant.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
Warrant Arrest 

 Grand Theft

Embarcadero - 0906-1287

A patron's cell phone was snatched from his possession while on board a train as it approached Embarcadero Station. The victim gave chase but lost sight of the suspect once on the city streets.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
Grand Theft/Pickpocket 

 Grand Theft

Embarcadero -

A victim had his laptop computer taken from his possession by an adult male who fled the station on foot. It is believed that the offense occurred on board a train as it pulled into the station. The suspect was described as tall and thin. No further information available at this time.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
Grand Theft/Pickpocket 

 Warrant Arrest

Embarcadero -

A warrant check on a male subject contacted for fare evasion revealed two outstanding no-bail arrest warrants for robbery and possession of weapons. The subject was arrested and booked at the San Francisco jail. 0903-2843 L12.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
Warrant Arrest General 

 Strong Arm Robbery

Embarcadero -

A male suspect took a female's purse from her hands while on the platform. A group of fire fighters, who were conducting a drill on the platform, heard the two parties struggling for the purse. The fire fighters physically detained the suspect until the police arrived. The suspect was arrested and booked at the San Francisco jail for robbery, and also had an arrest warrant for narcotics possession. 0902-1302 L12.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
Warrant Arrest General Robbery 

Battery

Embarcadero - 0901-0010

An adult male sustained a head wound when he was assaulted by up to three other adult males. The motive of the assault was not determined and it was reported that one of the assailants brandished a handgun. None of the suspects were located while the victim was treated at the scene.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
Weapon Assault/Battery Weapon Involved 

 Outside Agency Assist (Robbery)

Embarcadero - 0811-2030

A citizen was knocked to the ground and her purse stolen topside of Embarcadero Station. Witnesses followed the suspect, a male in his 20's, into the station where he was found on the platform and taken into custody.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
Robbery Outside Assist 

Suspicious Circumstance

Embarcadero - 0811-0520

An adult male reportedly entered the station while carrying a concealed handgun. The station and trains were checked with negative results.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
General Weapon Involved 

Suspicious Circumstance

Embarcadero - 0811-0501

An off-duty SFPD officer reported that an adult male dressed in a security guard uniform, and armed with a handgun, was acting suspiciously. The subject was reportedly pacing the train car while praying. The train and station were checked with negative results.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
General Weapon Involved 

 Warrant Arrest

Embarcadero - 0809-3823

Officers detained a fare evasion suspect, then arrested and booked the suspect for a no-bail, SFPD narcotics warrant.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
Warrant Arrest General 

Trespass on Railroad Property / Psychiatric Evaluation

Embarcadero - 0809-0002

Train service was delayed due to an adult male who walked away from Embarcadero Station via the train tracks. The suspect was located in the tunnel nearby the station and was later committed for a psychiatric evaluation.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
General Train Delay Psychiatric Evaluation Homeland Security 

 Resist Arrest/Warrant Arrest

Embarcadero - 0808-3212

Plain clothed Special Problems Unit officers observed a suspect smoking and aggressively harassing patrons. When contacted by the team sergeant, the suspect fled the station to Market Street, where he violently resisted arrest. It took three officers to gain control of the suspect, who was also found to have a $10K resisting arrest warrant. The suspect was arrested and booked.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
Warrant Arrest General Resisting Arrest 

 Warrant Arrest

Embarcadero - 0808-2970

An adult male detained for fare evasion was found to be a parolee with two outstanding felony warrants for his arrest that included a charge of check fraud. The subject was taken into custody and booked without incident.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
Warrant Arrest General 

 Robbery

Embarcadero - 0808-1609

Members of the Special Problems Unit were working a surveillance of the station for robbery suspects whose routine was to rob patrons, usually on board San Francisco bound trains, of their laptop computers as the trains would approach the Embarcadero station. The robbers would then flee the train at the Embarcadero station with their take. At approximately 2009 hrs. the suspects robbed a patron of his/her laptop on a San Francisco bound train approaching Embarcadero station. SPU officers on-viewed them fleeing the train when it arrived, apprehending one suspect and recovering the laptop. The second suspect was able to escape.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
General Robbery 

 Robbery

Embarcadero - 0808-1459

A passenger on a San Francisco bound train was robbed of his laptop computer by two adult males. One suspect grabbed the laptop from the victim's lap while the other punched the victim as he attempted to give chase. Both suspects fled the train as it arrived at Embarcadero Station.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
General Robbery 

 Robbery Aboard Train

Embarcadero - 0808-0707

A 30-year-old man was robbed of his laptop computer aboard a Millbrae-bound train. One male-teenage suspect grabbed the seated victim's head, while the other snatched the computer from the victim's lap. The suspects fled the train and could not located.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
General Robbery 

 Robbery

Embarcadero - 0807-2705

A passenger on a San Francisco train was robbed of his laptop computer by two adult males as the train reached Embarcadero station. The victim was working on his computer when he felt an arm around his throat. While being held around the throat by one suspect, the other grabbed his laptop and fled the train with the second suspect immediately following. Both were adult males in their 20's or 30's. The suspects are believed to have fled the Drumm St. exit.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
General Robbery