Two Critical Asset Patrol Officers were at the station when a male victim pointed out a fleeing suspect and said that the suspect had taken his phone while they were on the platform. The officers chased the suspect and took him into custody as he tried to throw the phone. The victim fell while chasing the suspect, but declined medical attention. The suspect (a juvenile) was issued a citation and released to a parent. Station video will be requested.
An officer on patrol stopped a male fare evader at the Fruitvale Station. A records check showed the suspect had a no cite, $5,000 warrant issued by OPD. The male was issued a warning citation for fare evasion and was booked on the warrant.
While parked in the passenger loading zone at the Fruitvale BART station, the victim was approached by two male suspects who demanded his vehicle. He stated the suspects were armed with a silver handgun and were wearing animal masks. The vehicle was a white 2015 BMW X3 CA plate 7HMX833. The direction of flight was 34th but the victim, who was not injured, could not provide a direction once the vehicle hit San Leandro St. Officers responded to investigate. Station video was requested. 1610-1884 S52 TSOC notified.
Passengers reported a male playing loud music on the train. Officers intercepted the train and contacted the male suspect, who was determined to have a $5,000 warrant for burglary. A search of his person revealed numerous pieces of ID belonging to other people. He was also in possession of prescription pills packaged for sale. No one wished to make a complaint for the original violation, so he was issued a prohibition order and booked into the Glenn Dyer Jail for misappropriation of lost property, possession of narcotics for sale and the warrant.
An officer saw a commonly stolen vehicle driving in a suspicious manner from the Fruitvale Parking Structure. A records check on the plate showed the driver had a no bail arrest warrant. The officer stopped the vehicle, confirmed the driver had a no bail arrest warrant and placed him under arrest. The vehicle belonged to the driver and was legally parked.
Passengers aboard a Richmond bound train reported a black male suspect with a knife on his person. Officers responded and detained the suspect who did have a knife in a sheath, but never displayed it. A subsequent records check revealed an outstanding $5K warrant for petty theft. Officers placed the suspect under arrest for the outstanding warrant. The suspect was then booked into the county jail.
The victim reported his 85' Chevy Camaro was burglarized between the hours of 0800-1427 while parked in stall #463 of the parking structure. It is unknown how the suspect(s) entered the vehicle, as the owner said there appeared to be no forced entry, and the vehicle was no longer at the station for the officer to inspect. The victim reported loss from the vehicle was a pair of $250 Nike shoes and a gold necklace.
Officers intercepted a Fremont bound train for a report of a male creating a disturbance on the train. Officers intercepted the train, removed the male from the train and determined he was too intoxicated to care for himself. He was booked at the Glenn Dyer Jail.
Officers contacted an adult male for smoking in the station. A records check revealed that the male is on parole. A parole search of his person revealed a small, concealed dirk/dagger. The male was issued a citation for smoking and booked into the Glenn Dyer Jail for possession of the weapon. His parole officer was contacted and a parole hold was also placed on him.
Officers responded to the Fruitvale Station for a report of a male disturbing the peace at the Fruitvale Station. Officers located the male and determined he was too intoxicated to care for himself. The male was placed under arrest for public intoxication and was booked at the Glenn Dyer Jail.
Officers responded to the Fruitvale Station for a report of a male fare evader. The officers located the male and determined he violated a court order prohibiting him from being on BART property. The male was booked at the Glenn Dyer Jail.
A witness reported a group of male juveniles suspected of theft entered the Coliseum Station and traveled to the Fruitvale Station. The group fare evaded out of the station and were detained on International Blvd at 34th Ave. A records check showed two males had arrest warrants and the 3rd was clear of warrants or holds. The two males were booked into juvenile hall and the 3rd was released to his mother. Detectives were advised.
10-10-16 1340 hours (A platoon case) A victim standing on a northbound train at the Fruitvale station had their Iphone 6 plus taken out of his hand. The suspect fled on foot and was described as a Black Male 18-20 yrs old, 6’-2” tall, wearing a white hoody and jeans.
Two victim s reported that a group of suspects (approximately 8-10 BMJs) grabbed their iPhone and Macbook Pro from them as the train pulled into the station. The juvenile suspects ran out of the station toward 35th Avenue and were not located. The victims were not injured and their devices were not able to be tracked. Train/station video will be requested. 1610-0381,
An officer contacted an adult male for fare evasion. A records check revealed that he had a court order to stay away from BART. The male was issued a citation for fare evasion and booked into the Glenn Dyer Jail for the court order violation.
A victim reported that their silver 2002 Toyota Corolla was burglarized while on the second level of the parking structure, stall #392, between 1730 hours on 10-3-16 and 0042 hours on 10-4-16. The vehicle’s driver’s door lock was pried to gain entry and two Epson brand projectors were taken. Officers responded and completed a report; the victim declined to have their vehicle processed for latent prints.
A patron reported that three suspects robbed him of his backpack, which contained $700 in cash and a passport. The suspects got out of an older silver 4-door sedan and approached the victim in the bus zone, claiming they had a knife. The suspects were described as black males in their early teens, one wearing a white shirt, one a red shirt, and one a black sweatshirt. There was no description of the driver of the sedan, which left the area. The suspects fled on foot. The victim was not injured. Officers were unable to locate the suspects in the area.
A victim reported that while aboard a Dublin/Pleasanton bound train a black male, wearing a red jacket, snatched their white iPhone 6 from their grasp and stepped off the train as its doors closed. The victim continued traveling aboard the train and reported the theft at the San Leandro station. The victim was not injured. An officer, who responded to take the report, was unable to track the phone. Station and train video was requested.
A victim reported that while aboard a Richmond bound train, a black male juvenile wearing red clothing, snatched their iPhone from their grasp and stepped off the train as its doors closed. The victim continued traveling aboard the train and reported the theft at the 19th Street station. Officers unsuccessfully searched for the suspect, and were unable to track the phone. The victim was not injured.
Patrons reported that a black male was jumping on and off track #2. Power was dropped on the track as a precaution. The suspect was described as a black male, 25 years old, wearing a black shirt, black pants and carrying a black backpack. The suspect boarded a northbound train that was holding at the station. Officers contacted the man and detained him without incident. Witnesses reported that the man appeared to be trying to jump in front of the arriving northbound train. No witnesses came forward for the trespassing violation. The man, who refused to identify himself, was transported by ambulance to John George Pavilion for psychiatric evaluation and treatment.
A female victim reported that a female suspect (BF, 16 years, long hair, maroon t-shirt, dark pants, appeared to be with two males - BMs 16 years) grabbed her purse from her as the train arrived at the station and fled out of the station. The purse contained a Samsung laptop computer. The victim was not injured. Station video will be requested.
A female victim reported that thirty (30) minutes earlier, while attempting to place her wallet in a backpack near the fare gates, a black male suspect suddenly snatched the wallet from her grasp and fled north bound from the station on a black bicycle. The victim, who was not injured during the theft, further described the suspect as follows: 6’2” tall; short hair; wearing a camouflage jacket, white/black Nike shoes, black Adidas track pants and a blue/gray backpack. The investigating officer requested station video.