746 total incidents logged at Lake Merritt

 Auto Burglary

Lake Merritt - 1704-1238

A victim reported that their vehicle was burglarized while parked in lot A between 1500-2315 hours. The driver's window was smashed to gain entry and the interior was ransacked, but the victim reported no property loss.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
Auto Theft/Burglary 

166 (a) (4) P.C.

Lake Merritt - 1804-0879

Reginald Perkins (27 years old, Richmond) was arrested for 166 (a) (4) P.C. at the Lake Merritt Station. Perkins was booked at the Santa Rita Jail.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
General Violation of Court Order 

 Auto Burglary

Lake Merritt - 1704-0943

A patron reported that their blue 1994 Toyota Corolla was burglarized while parked in lot "A", between 0924-2005. An unknown suspect stole about $30 in cash from the interior and damaged the ignition.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
General Auto Theft/Burglary 

 Burglary/Petty Theft/Probation Violation Arrest

Lake Merritt - 1704-0122

Officer detained a subject for stealing bicycle parts from bikes located on the concourse level. The suspect confessed to the crime and was taken to jail for the above violations.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
Auto Theft/Burglary Petty Theft 

 Bike Theft

Lake Merritt - 1703-2009

A victim reported their Prizma road bike was stolen from the Lake Merritt Station, between 0540-1920 hours. The bike was secured with a cable lock.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
Bicycle Theft 

 Theft From Person (Arrests)

Lake Merritt - 1703-1784

A victim was aboard a train when her backpack, containing her laptop, was taken from her. Responding officers located three possible suspects and detained them. Part of the victim's property was located and the suspects were placed under arrest.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
Theft From Person 

 Auto Burglary (Phone Report)

Lake Merritt - 1703-1134

A victim reported their 2010 Honda Insight was burglarized while parked at the Lake Merritt Station on 3/12/17, between 0800-0000 hours.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
Auto Theft/Burglary 

 Robbery

Lake Merritt - 1703-0738

A female victim was robbed of her cell phone while in the station plaza. The suspects were only described as a black male and two black females. The suspects fled westbound on 9th Street and were not located by responding officers. The phone could not be tracked.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
General Robbery 

 Disturbing the Peace/Missing Person

Lake Merritt - 1703-0708

Patrons on board the Richmond bound train reported that 40-50 teenagers were fighting on board the train. Officers responded and restored order. One juvenile was found the be a missing person/runaway, out of Turlock PD. The runaway was medically treated for an injury he received in a fight with an unknown person and was then returned to his group home. The train was delayed about 5 minutes as a result of this incident.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
General Disturbing the Peace Assault/Battery Train Delay Medical Assistance 

Battery on a Station Agent/Psychological Evaluation

Lake Merritt - 1703-0415

The suspect battered an on-duty station agent. Officers attempted to detain the suspect but the suspect would not comply. Force was used to take the suspect into custody. Subsequently, the suspect was taken to John George Psychiatric hospital with a criminal hold for the above listed charge and issued a prohibition order. The sergeant responded to approve the arrest and conduct the use of force investigation. Video requested.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
Assault/Battery 

 Petty Theft (Bike)

Lake Merritt - 1703-0120

A victim reported the theft of his Nishiki road bike from the Lake Merritt Station. The theft occurred on 3/1/17 between 0845-1830 hours. Loss was reported at $600. The bike was secured to a bike rack with a cable lock. An officer took the phone report.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
Petty Theft 

 Warrant Arrest

Lake Merritt - 1703-0045

Officers detained a male suspect for reportedly battering a passenger aboard a train. During the detention, officers learned there were two outstanding warrants for the suspect’s arrest (a $25K weapons violation/criminal threats warrant & a “no bail” weapons violation warrant). The suspect was placed under arrest for the warrants without incident, and then booked into the county. The victim of the battery did not wish to pursue a complaint against the suspect.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
Warrant Arrest 

Fare Evasion / Delaying

Lake Merritt - 1702-1872

2-27-17, 1436 hours BART Officers detained a suspect for fare evasion. The suspect then fled on foot and the Officers had to chase the suspect in order to prevent his escape. The suspect was apprehended a few blocks from the station and transported to the Glynn Dyer Jail.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
General 

 Brandishing a Weapon / Warrant Arrest / Possession of Stolen Property

Lake Merritt - 1702-1565

Officers were dispatched to intercept a Fremont bound for report of a female brandishing a knife at a patron and making threats. Officers located the suspect on the train and a records check showed she had two arrest warrants. The knife was recovered from under a seat. The suspect was searched and property from a robbery victim was located in the suspect's possession. Detectives were notified and they interviewed the suspect regarding the robbery. The suspect confessed to robbing a patron at the Coliseum Station in December. The suspect was placed under arrest and booked for the listed offenses.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
General 

 Auto Theft

Lake Merritt - 1702-1445

A victim reported the theft of their 1997 Honda Accord from the lot. The vehicle was taken between 1453 hours on 2/17 and 2225 hours on 2/20.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
Auto Theft/Burglary 

 Grand Theft from a Person

Lake Merritt - 1702-1441

A passenger reported that a male suspect (BM, 18 years, black jacket, black striped pants) grabbed their laptop computer from their hand and fled out of the station. The victim was not injured. The suspect was not located. Video will be requested.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
Grand Theft/Pickpocket 

 Warrant service

Lake Merritt - 1702-1034

While on patrol, officers observed and detained a subject for fare evasion. A wants check revealed that the subject had a no bail $50k warrant charging robbery issued from the Palo Alto Police Department. The subject was arrested and booked into the North County Jail for his warrant.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
Warrant Arrest General 

 Auto Theft

Lake Merritt - 1702-0890

The victim’s gold 96’ 4-door Toyota Corolla was stolen from stall #97 between the hours of 1000-1600.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
Auto Theft/Burglary 

 Disturbing the Peace/Warrant Arrest

Lake Merritt - 1702-0768

Patrons on board the Dublin bound train reported that a black male suspect was walking through the train with no shirt on, acting erratically. Officers intercepted the train and located the man. Record checks showed that he had two outstanding $5,000 arrest warrants for narcotics violations, held by the San Mateo County Sheriff's Office. The man was arrested for his warrants and was booked at Santa Rita Jail.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
Warrant Arrest General Disturbing the Peace 

 Fare Evasion/Warrant Arrest

Lake Merritt - 1702-0741

2-11-17, 1444 hours A male fare evaded. The subsequent investigation by BART Officers resulted in the suspect being arrested for a 25K warrant for indecent exposure out of San Jose State PD. Suspect was booked at the Glynn Dyer Jail.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
General 

 Battery on a Peace Officer/Resisting Arrest (Prohibition Order)

Lake Merritt - 1702-0650

An officer attempted to detain a female suspect for fare evasion, but she refused to cooperate by walking away from the officer. The officer then used physical force to restrain the suspect, during which she kicked and spat upon the officer. The on-duty watch commander responded as well and assisted in handcuffing the suspect, along with the assistance of a Good Samaritan. Assisting officers then arrived, followed by two sergeants. Firefighters and paramedics responded in order to tend to the suspect, but she refused medical assistance; the officer did not require medical attention. Subsequently, the suspect was issued a prohibition order and booked into the county jail for battering the officer and resisting arrest.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
Prohibition Order Issued Resisting Arrest Assault/Battery 

 Brandishing a Deadly Weapon/Assault With a Deadly Weapon/Prohibition Order

Lake Merritt - 1702-0459

Officers intercepted a train that was held at the Lake Merritt Station for a report of a male attempting to stab two victims. Officers located the suspect and detained him. After making suicidal statements, the suspect was placed on an emergency psychological detention, with criminal charges pending. A prohibition order was issued to the suspect.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
Prohibition Order Issued Weapon Involved Brandishing Weapon 

 Warrant Arrest

Lake Merritt - 1702-0455

A male suspect detained for fare evasion by officers was found to have an outstanding $30K burglary warrant for his arrest. The suspect was placed under arrest for the warrant and then booked into the county jail.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
Warrant Arrest 

 Auto Burglaries

Lake Merritt - 1702-0273

Two patrons reported that their vehicles were burglarized while parked in lot A, between 1300-1720 hours. A blue 2011 Toyota Corolla was parked in stall #51, and a silver 2008 Toyota Camry was parked in stall #49. An unknown suspect smashed the left rear window of both vehicles to gain entry. The interiors were ransacked, but the owners could not identify any loss.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
General Auto Theft/Burglary 

 Fare Evasion/Warrant Arrest

Lake Merritt - 1702-0242

An adult male suspect was detained for fare evasion. A records check revealed two felony no-bail warrants, one held by the California Department of Corrections for a parole violation, and the other held by Solano County SO for robbery. The suspect was placed under arrest for the warrants and booked into the Glenn Dyer Jail.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
Warrant Arrest