Two male juveniles (15 and 16 years old) were arguing with an adult male on a Warm Springs train. The juvenile suspects battered the adult victim and attempted to flee from the Lake Merritt Station. Both were apprehended after short foot pursuits. The juvenile suspects were placed under arrest for battery on a transit patron and resisting arrest. Both were issued Prohibition Orders and booked at the Alameda County Juvenile Hall.
Benny Wiggins, Jr. (35 years old, Martinez) threatened to commit bodily harm to a female victim on the platform at the Lake Merritt Station. Wiggins was arrested for making criminal threats, issued a Prohibition Order and booked at the Glenn Dyer Jail.
A male victim placed another male under citizen's arrest after the suspect punched him. The suspect (William Weisner, 18 years, Oakland) was issued a prohibition order before being booked into the Glenn Dyer Jail for battery. The victim was treated by medical personnel on scene for his minor injury.
A male suspect was observed in an unauthorized area at the Lake Merritt Station. The male suspect was placed under arrest for burglary and an active warrant. The male suspect made statements about harming himself. The suspect was placed on a psychiatric detention with a police hold. He will be booked at the County Jail upon being released from the hospital.
Officers contacted an adult male (Michael Jackson, 48 years, Oakland) for fare evasion and discovered that he is a sex offender who has not met his registration requirements. The male was booked into the Santa Rita Jail for the registration violation.
A CSO recognized an adult male known to have a warrant for his arrest. The male (Alan Lee, 33 years, Oakland) was contacted and determined to have a $50,000 warrant for robbery. He was booked into the Glenn Dyer Jail for the warrant.
A male (Stephan Benjamin, 37 years, San Francisco) was detained for creating a disturbance on the train and placed under arrest for violation of a court order at the Powell Street Station.
A person contacted for fare evasion (Antonio Hayes, 53, Oakland) was placed under arrest for a $5,000 warrant, prohibition order violation, and probation violation.
Officers responded to a report of a person who had jumped onto the trackway and was brought back to the platform by patrons. The person (Anthony Stevenson, 28 years old, Oakland) was placed under arrest for an outstanding $10,000 arrest warrant. There were no injuries or delay in service.
Four BART police officers and a sergeant conducted a Focused Enforcement Operation at the Lake Merritt and Fruitvale Stations on 10/2/17. Ten (10) violators were contacted. Five (5) were issued citations, four (4) field interviews were completed and one (1) warrant arrest was made. The officers also completed six (6) train rides. L24
Officers detained a male (Desean Robinson, 31 years old, Richmond) for fare evasion at the Lake Merritt BART Station. Robinson refused to give his name and physically resisted officers when they attempted to place him in handcuffs. Robinson was arrested for resisting arrest and booked into Glen Dyer Jail.
Witnesses reported that a male suspect had struck a female passenger without provocation, on a Daly City bound train. Other passengers detained the man until officers arrived. The man was found to be on probation for battery. He was arrested for battery on a transit passenger and probation violation. He was issued a prohibition order and was transported to John George Pavilion for psychiatric evaluation, with a criminal hold. The victim was not injured.
An officer stopped a male (Jesse Duenas, 54 years, Oakland) for fare evading through the emergency gate to enter the Lake Merritt Station. A records check showed Duenas has a 50K warrant for fraud issued by Yolo County and 5K warrant for possession of burglary tolls issued by BART. Duenas was cited for fare evasion and was booked on the warrants.
Officers detained a female (Sabrina Whitlock, 56 years old, Oakland) for fare evasion at the Lake Merritt BART Station. Whitlock initially falsely identified herself to officers. A warrants check revealed that Whitlock had an outstanding theft warrant and a stay away order from BART Stations. Whitlock was arrested for the outstanding warrant, providing false identification, and violation of a court order. Whitlock was booked into Santa Rita County Jail.
A victim reported her necklace was stolen while aboard a Daly City bound train that was stopped at Fruitvale. The suspect (Alan Salneron, 19 years, Oakland) stayed on the train and officers intercepted the train at Lake Merritt. Salneron was located on the train and after a short foot pursuit, was taken into custody. The victim positively identified Salneron and her necklace was recovered. Salneron was booked into the Glenn Dyer Jail.
An officer noticed a male walking through the station with a wooden stick in his backpack. The officer contacted the male, who said that he keeps the stick for protection. The stick was determined to be a billy club, so the male (Henry Coots, 37 years old, Frankfort, Kentucky) was arrested for the weapons possession charge and booked into the Santa Rita Jail.
Officers responded to a male (Garrett Rawlings, 26 years old, San Jose) passed out on a train. Officers contacted Rawlings and discovered that hes had a $50,000 warrant. Rawlings was transported and booked into the Santa Rita Jail.
Officers on-viewed a male subject fare evade at the Lake Merritt BART Station. Upon contact, the male, later identified as Joshua Melden (27 years old, San Francisco), falsely identified himself and resisted arrest. Officers also determined that the male was unable to care for himself due to alcohol intoxication. Melden was booked into Santa Rita County Jail.
An officer contacted an adult male for fare evasion and discovered that he had a no bail warrant for battery. The male (Eugene Griffin, 28 years old, Oakland) was issued a citation for fare evasion and booked into the Glenn Dyer Jail for the warrant.