A male caller reported that his wife was chasing him around the parking lot, ripping at his clothing and punching him repeatedly. Lafayette PD officers responded and detained both parties. BART officers arrived and took over the investigation. The female suspect was ultimately arrested for domestic violence. The victim refused domestic violence resources and declined an EPO. The female was issued a prohibition order and was booked at the Martinez Detention Facility for domestic violence. The victim was not injured.
The train operator of a Pittsburg bound train passing milepost 13.7, north of the station, reported a male subject way side. A responding officer eventually detained the subject on Brown Street at Deer Hill Road, Lafayette, and determined the he was in need of a psychiatric evaluation as he was a danger to himself; he was eventually transported to the county hospital. Officers and train operators performed a track inspection(s) between the Lafayette and Walnut Creek stations, but did not find any suspicious items. The incident caused a 12 minute delay in train service. TSOC notified (Ref. #TSA 030741515).
An adult female detained by an officer for a traffic violation was determined to be driving while under the influence of alcohol. After failing field sobriety tests, she was placed under arrest. A sergeant responded to approve the arrest. The female was then booked into the county jail.
A victim reported that they parked and locked their vehicle (a 1997 Nissan truck) in the lower parking lot on 3/6/15, at 1300 hours. They returned today at 0828 hours to find damage to the rear truck bed window, interior ransacked, and steering column cover ripped off, ignition tampered with, and front driver’s side assembly missing. A nearby security officer stated they witnessed the incident but believed the subjects he saw were trying to fix the vehicle. The suspects were described as two Hispanic or Filipino males, and one Hispanic or Filipina female in a black Nissan truck with no plates. The victim did not want his vehicle processed for fingerprints.
The station agent reported an intoxicated female creating a disturbance in front of the station. An officer contacted the female and determined that she was too intoxicated to care for herself, so she was booked into the Martinez Detention Facility for public intoxication. No one wished to make a complaint regarding the disturbance.
A victim reported their white 1998 Honda Prelude was burglarized while parked at the Lafayette Station. The victim parked in stall #1249 in the lot furthest from the station at 0750 hours and returned at 1911 hours to discover his Honda was unlocked. Loss was a gym bag ($70.00) containing a Garmin bicycle computer ($550.00), an IPhone charger ($20.00), and clothing ($200.00). The interior of the vehicle was ransacked/searched but no damage to the Honda. An officer processed the Honda for prints but with negative results.
An officer responded to the Pleasant Hill station for a report of a male urinating/defecating and causing disturbance on a San Francisco bound train. The officer contacted the male as he off boarded from the train and he was stumbling and displayed poor balance. The male was detained for investigation of public intoxication. A records/warrant check showed the male had a “no bail” warrant for burglary issued by Walnut Creek PD. The male was booked on the warrant and public intoxication at the Martinez Detention Center. A sergeant responded to approve the arrest.
A victim reported the theft of their gold colored 2003 Buick Regal while it was parked at the station, stall #968, between 0735-1700 hours. The victim reported the theft of the vehicle’s front dash and its assorted gauges stolen, in addition to a stock stereo; total monetary loss of approximate loss $1300. The investigating officer determined the vehicle was entered via passenger door window cheat. The officer processed the vehicle for fingerprints.
A patron reported by phone that their silver 2001 Toyota 4Runner was burglarized while parked in stall #1472, between 1830-0020 hours. An unknown suspect smashed the front passenger window to gain entry and stole an iPod and $50 in cash.
A patron reported that their white 1999 Mitsubishi Eclipse was burglarized while parked in stall #520 between 1600-2345 hours. An unknown suspect smashed the front passenger window to gain entry and stole a backpack containing school and work papers.
A patron reported that their gray 2014 Dodge Ram pickup was burglarized while it was parked in stall #23, between 1745-2335 hours. An unknown suspect smashed the rear window to gain entry and stole a gym bag containing clothing.
The following vehicles were burglarized while parked and locked in the upper lot between 0800-1810 hours: • 2004 black Jeep Cherokee; rear passenger window smashed; interior ransacked • 2007 red Ford Mustang; rear window smashed; interior ransacked • 2007 gray Toyota 4Runner; rear passenger window smashed; interior ransacked The vehicles were processed for prints with negative results.
Officers responded to a report of a suspicious persons casing bicycles. The officers arrived and detained the two subjects, one of whom was on probation for a narcotics violation. The officers searched this subject and discovered he was in possession of burglary tools and bicycle parts. A Detective was notified and responded to interview the subject.
Officers were dispatched to investigate a report of a person at the station who was talking nonsense. On arrival, the officers contacted the suspect and determined that they were wanted on over $10,000 in no-cite warrants from local agencies for a variety of crimes including theft. The suspect was arrested and booked for the warrants.
An adult female victim reported that thirty minutes prior, while approaching the rear parking lot’s stairwell which leads to a nearby office building, she was grabbed from behind by two male suspects who demanded her purse. When the victim refused to hand it over, the suspects kicked her and she fell to the ground. The suspects then took the victim’s charcoal grey Guess brand purse, which contained $835 cash, and fled in a green 1998-2000 BMW; possibly a 700 series model. The victim further described the two main suspects as wearing black ski masks, black hoodies and dark colored jeans, with Spanish accents. The victim was unable to provide a description of the driver of the getaway vehicle. The victim suffered scratches to her head and neck, and complained of pain to her right leg, but refused medical attention at the scene. The investigating officer requested station video and canvassed the adjacent office building area for potential video. Lafayette Police were provided with the suspect(s) and getaway vehicle descriptions.