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.
An anonymous patron reported a male was spilling beer and yelling at patrons aboard a Richmond bound train. Officers intercepted the train at the Embarcadero Station. The male was determined to be intoxicated and unable to care for himself. He was removed from the train and a records/warrant check showed the male had a court order prohibiting him from being on BART. The male was placed under arrest for violation of a court order and public intoxication. A sergeant responded to approve the arrest. The male was booked into the San Francisco City Jail.
A victim reported a man took a wallet from her purse as they were boarding a train at the station. The female said the suspect bumped into her as she boarded the train, and took her wallet as the doors closed. The wallet contained two credits, a driver license, and $40 in cash. The victim reported the incident when she arrived at the Coliseum Station. 1310-3488 hours
A warrant check on a person detained for fare evasion revealed an outstanding $50,000 arrest warrant out of Tracy for burglary. The suspect was cited for fare evasion and placed under arrest for the warrant. A sergeant arrived at the scene to approve the arrest and debrief the suspect.
An officer contacted an adult male for fare evasion who also has a condition of his probation that he stay away from all BART stations. The probation violation was confirmed and the male was booked into the San Francisco County Jail for the fare evasion and the probation violation.
Officers detained a male suspect for selling tickets without a permit. Record checks showed that the suspect had three outstanding $50,000 arrest warrants for violation of a court order, forging fare media and narcotics violations, all held by BART PD. The man was arrested for his outstanding warrants and booked at San Francisco County Jail. A workplace violence stay-away order, prohibiting the suspect from being at Embarcadero Station, was served prior to booking.
An officer contacted an adult male for fare evasion and discovered that he had two $5,000 warrants for disturbing the peace and battery. The male was booked into the San Francisco County Jail for the warrants and cited for the fare evasion.
Patrons reported that a man had jumped onto the tracks and then back up to the platform. Responding officers located the man on the platform and detained him for investigation. Record checks showed that the man had a stay-away order from all BART stations as a condition of his probation for a drug offense with the Oakland Housing Authority. The man was arrested for violation of a court order and was booked at San Francisco County Jail. There was no delay in service as a result of the man entering the tracks.
A female victim reported that a male suspect boarded an SFO train at 19th Street Station and sat next to her, despite other seats being available. The suspect was described as a black male in his late 20's, about 6'1" tall, wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt and baggie blue jeans, with black shoes. The suspect began to masturbate under his clothing while looking at the victim. Both the victim and suspect off-boarded at Embarcadero Station. The victim called the police, while the suspect boarded a Pittsburg train. The Pittsburg train was searched at 12th Street Station, but officers were unable to locate the suspect.