A record check on a person detained for a possible stay away order from BART stations revealed an outstanding no-bail felony arrest warrant out of the California Department of Corrections for parole violation. The suspect was placed under arrest for the warrant. The suspect had numerous prior contacts with BART Police, but there was no BART stay away order. A sergeant arrived at the scene to approve the arrest.
A station agent reported a male was panhandling at the station and was known to have a court order prohibiting him from being from the station. Officers responded and contacted the male. A records/warrant check revealed the male had a valid "stay away" court order. The male was placed under arrest and will be booked at the San Francisco County Jail, once medically cleared at the hospital. A sergeant approved the arrest.
While on patrol, officers contacted and detained two individuals for fare evasion. A wants check on one of the individuals revealed an outstanding $75k warrant issued from the SFPD charging burglary and grand theft. The suspect was arrested and booked into the SF County Jail for her warrant.
A victim reported an unauthorized $20.00 transaction was made on her missing Visa card sometime on 5/14/14 at the Embarcadero Station. The victim reported her card had been missing since 1800 hours on 5/14/14.
Officers contacted a male to conduct a welfare check. The male was sleeping on the concourse level of the Embarcadero Station. When the male sat up, a glass pipe (used to consume narcotics) rolled out from under him. Officers also saw suspected narcotics on the ground next to the male. The male was placed under arrest and was searched prior to booking. During the search, an officer discovered additional narcotics on the male. The male was booked at the San Francisco County jail for the narcotics violation and three SFPD infraction warrants. A sergeant approved the arrest.
A subject detained for fare evasion by officers was found to have an outstanding $3K misdemeanor weapons warrant, issued by the Alameda County Sherriff’s Office, for his arrest. Officers placed the subject under arrest without incident, and a sergeant responded to approve the arrest and debrief the subject. The subject was then issued a citation for fare evasion and booked into the county jail for the warrant.
A victim reported a man came from behind and grabbed a $300.00 black Samsung Galaxy S4 cell phone from her hand while they were on the platform. There were no injuries and the suspect fled from the station toward the Market and Beale Street exit. Video requested.
A warrant check on a person detained for panhandling revealed an outstanding $10,000 arrest warrant out of San Francisco for narcotics. The subject was placed under arrest for the warrant. A sergeant arrived at the scene to approve the arrest and debrief the subject.
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.