A female victim reported that a female suspect attempted to take her cell phone, but the victim fought back and was able to retain the phone. The suspect jumped down onto the track way and went to another platform, but later crossed back over the tracks to return to an awaiting train. Trains were held out of the station and power was taken down until officers detained her and located the victim and a witness. The victim was not injured as a result of the incident. The suspect was interviewed with the assistance of detectives, issued a prohibition order and then booked into the Santa Rita Jail for attempted robbery and interfering with a rail operation.
Officers detained a suspicious male and learned that he had several outstanding arrest warrants: no-bail held by the Department of Corrections; $50,000 held by Stockton PD; and $25,000 held by San Jose PD. The man was arrested and booked at Santa Rita Jail for his warrants.
A patron reported a vehicle parked in the parking structure with a smashed window and unlocked door. An officer responded and processed the vehicle for evidence. A note was left for the owner to contact us upon their return.
A victim reported the theft of their men’s GMC brand road bike while it was secured, with a U and locks, to the station’s plaza area bike racks between 0830 hours on 4/26/16 and 2315 hours on 4/27/16. An officer contacted the victim and completed a report.
A male suspect detained by an officer for reportedly being intoxicated in public was placed under arrest for the violation when it was determined he was too inebriated to care for himself. The suspect was then booked into the county jail.
A victim reported the theft of their white 2012 Kymco motorized scooter while it was parked in the first level of the parking structure, between 0900 and 1840 hours. An officer responded and completed a report.
An officer on routine patrol was flagged down by a citizen who reported that a male suspect who was being sought by Oakland PD for a stabbing earlier today was in the station bus zone. The officer confirmed that OPD was looking for the suspect and coordinated a response by BART and OPD units. The suspect was reportedly bi-polar and armed with a knife, and was believed to have stabbed his father earlier today at a residence in Oakland. The male suspect was taken into custody on the station access road by OPD officers without incident.
The station agent called to report two males possibly cutting locks on bicycles at the station. A witness saw the male suspects go up to the platform and discard some tools in the garbage can. Officers contacted the males and detained them. The burglary tools were recovered from the trash can on the platform. Both suspects were identified and taken into custody for burglary (entered the structure with the intent to commit theft) and possession of burglary tools. They were transported to the Lake Merritt Police Facility and detectives were notified of the arrest. One suspect gave a statement admitting to being in possession of the tools and trying to take bikes. The other suspect refused to give a statement. One suspect (juvenile) was cited to a parent and the adult male suspect was booked into the Glenn Dyer Jail for burglary and possession of burglary tools.
A victim reported the theft of their red Giant brand 21-speed men’s mountain bike, valued at $500.00, while it was cable locked at the station between 1400 and 2320 hours. An officer responded and completed a report.
Reports were received of a male suspect acting erratically and throwing a bike onto the tracks. The suspect went to the SF/Fremont platform and officers attempted to detain him. The suspect fled through the SF train and violently resisted officers. The suspect was finally taken into custody and placed in a WRAP device. There were no complainants for any criminal violations. The suspect was transported to John George Pavilion for psychiatric evaluation and treatment. The Millbrae train was delayed for about 8 minutes. There were no injuries as a result of this incident.
An officer detained a male suspect who was loitering near the bike racks, after the man rode away on a bicycle. Record checks showed that the man had an outstanding no-bail arrest warrant for auto theft, held by ACSO. The man was also on probation for possession of stolen property. The suspect was arrested for his warrant. Several computers were found in the man's possession, but none were reported stolen. The suspect was ultimately booked at Glenn Dyer Jail for his warrant and possession of stolen property.
An officer on patrol was flagged down by witnesses who advised that a male and female were fighting at the station. The officer located the couple and witnessed the female suspect battering the male. Upon contact by the officer, the male victim was uncooperative, despite having visible scratches on his face. The female suspect attempted to leave the area on foot, but was detained by a sergeant. The investigation revealed that the female was the aggressor. The suspect was placed under arrest for domestic battery, despite the victim being uncooperative. The victim declined any medical attention and also declined an emergency protective order. The suspect was booked into the Santa Rita Jail for domestic violence.
A suspect snatched cell phones from two victims on the Pittsburg bound train. A female victim chased after the suspect and fought for her phone, but the suspect maintained possession. That victim got back on the train. A citizen followed the suspect into the station and managed to recover one of the phones. The juvenile suspect confronted and battered the citizen, and was detained by officers who were at the station. The female victim contacted police at Walnut Creek Station and eventually came to MacArthur Station and positively identified the detainee as the person who stole her phone. The suspect may have passed off the phone to an unidentified accomplice, who fled the scene. The victim's phone was not equipped with tracking. Record checks showed that the suspect had an outstanding no-bail arrest warrant for auto theft, held by the Contra Costa County Sheriff's Office. The suspect was issued a prohibition order and was ultimately booked at the Alameda County Juvenile Hall for grand theft, robbery, battery and his warrant.
Officers conducted a welfare check on an adult male and discovered that he had a stay away order to stay away from all BART stations. The male was booked into the Santa Rita Jail for the court order violation.
A Community Service Officer observed an adult male sleeping inside a vehicle on the first level of the parking structure. An officer responded to conduct a welfare check on the male. The officer made contact and conducted a records check. The male had an outstanding $10,000 warrant for theft held by The Alameda County Sheriff's Office. The male was placed under arrest and booked into the Glenn Dyer Jail on the warrant.
Patrons on board a Richmond bound train reported that an unknown race male suspect was trying to start fights with patrons on the train. Officers responded and detained the man. No victims wished to pursue a criminal complaint, but record checks showed that the suspect had an outstanding $30,000 arrest warrant for larceny, held by Woodland PD. The man was arrested on his warrant and was booked at Glenn Dyer Jail.
A male suspect detained by officers for fare evasion was found to have an active (court) stay away order barring him from BART property. The officers placed the suspect under arrest for the order violation, and a subsequent search of his property revealed he was also in possession of a small amount of suspected Marijuana. Subsequently, the suspect was issued citations for fare evasion and possessing the suspected narcotic; and then booked into the county jail for violating the court order.