The female victim reported that while aboard a Dublin/Pleasanton bound train arriving at the station, two Black male juveniles forcibly took her Apple laptop and iPhone from her grasp and then fled from the station via an emergency door. Responding officers were unable to locate the suspects, nor were they able to track laptop or the phone. The victim was not injured. The investigating officer requested station video.
A male suspect detained for fare evasion by officers attempted to flee before force was used to arrest him for resisting arrest. A subsequent criminal history check of the suspect revealed an active stay away order prohibiting him from BART property. A sergeant responded to approve the arrest and perform the use of force investigation. The suspect was then booked into the county jail for resisting arrest, falsely identifying himself to police and violating a court order; he was also issued a citation for fare evasion. No injuries were sustained by the officers or the suspect.
A female victim reported a male attempted to take her cellphone from her on a Fremont bound train at the San Leandro Station, at 1126 hours. The suspect was described as a Black male, tall, thin, wearing a gray hoodie with black hood and sleeves. The victim held onto her cell phone and the suspect fled. At 1329 hours, an officer spotted a male who matched the given description of the earlier theft and detained. The suspect was identified as a juvenile and a records check showed he was a runaway. The male was taken into custody and officers located a firearm in his possession. The male was placed under arrest for the firearm violation.
A patron reported that a male suspect snatched their cell phone and fled on foot. The suspect was described as a black male in his 20's, in the company of 6-8 other black males. Responding officers were unable to locate the suspects in the area.
A patron reported that their white 2004 Cadillac Escalade was stolen from the second level of the parking structure, between 0930-1700 hours. The vehicle was later recovered at San Leandro Station.
A female victim reported that she was on a Fremont bound train when a male suspect (BM, 19-25, grey hoodie, who was with about 4-5 other juveniles, BMs teens-20s) approached her and demanded her belongings. He then showed what appeared to be a black semi-automatic handgun in his waistband before taking her cell phone and wallet. He and his companions off boarded the train at the Coliseum Station and were not located by responding officers. Video is being requested from the train and the Coliseum Station. The victim was not injured. The victim did not have tracking enabled on the phone.
A male victim approached the station agent's booth to report that someone had punched him and took his cell phone while he was standing in the bus zone. The victim was having a hard time remembering what happened and requested medical aid, but refused treatment once aid arrived. He was unable to provide any suspect information. Station video will be requested.
A witness called to report a group of juveniles/late teens/early 20s (as many as 12 suspects) who were creating a disturbance on the train and eventually robbed a victim of their cell phone. The victim off boarded the train at Lake Merritt Station and confirmed that two of the suspects were armed with handguns. As the victim was being contacted, a second victim reported that he was also robbed of his cell phone while on a train at the Coliseum Station. The suspects (also a group of young males and females) off boarded the train at the Coliseum Station, but then re-boarded the same train as the victim and off-boarded at the Fruitvale Station. The train was held until officers were able to conduct a search for the suspects. They were not located. Station and train video will be requested. Neither phone was able to be tracked and neither victim was physically injured. 1703-1310,
An officer attempted to detain an adult male suspect for fare evasion. The suspect fled from the officer, and a short foot pursuit ensued. The officer was able to catch the suspect and place him under arrest. The suspect was booked into the Glenn Dyer Jail for resisting arrest. The suspect was also cited for fare evasion.
Officers detained a suspect for fare evasion. The suspect resisted arrest and fought with the officers. Force was used to subdue the suspect. The suspect was arrested on the above listed charges, given a prohibition order and taken to jail for booking. The sergeant responded to approve the arrest and conduct the use of force investigation. Video requested.
A male suspect detained for fare evasion by officers falsely identified himself. Further investigation by officers revealed the suspect’s actual identity, and found that he was on active probation for trespassing. The officers placed the suspect under arrest for falsely identifying himself and violating the terms of his probation; he was subsequently booked into the county jail.
Two separate victims reported that their phones were taken from their hands as the Fremont bound train pulled into the station. It is unknown if the suspects were working in concert. One suspect was described as a black male in his 20s, wearing a grey hoodie and the other was described as a black male in his 20s with saggy jeans. Both fled the station after taking an iPhone from each victim. Neither victim was injured and neither phone was able to be tracked. Video will be requested. 1703-0350,