A citizen had her iPOD snatched from her possession by a male juvenile, 13 yrs., wearing a grey hooded sweatshirt, jeans, and orange and blue athletic shoes. The suspect fled on foot with the victim giving chase. The suspect eventually tossed the iPOD back to the victim and continued to flee the area.
An adult and two juveniles were arrested for robbery after one of them simulated a gun and robbed two other juveniles of their "Playstations", their cell phones and $40 in cash. The offense took place on the platform afterwhich the suspects boarded a Fremont bound train. The train was intercepted at 12th St. station where the suspects were apprehended and the loss recovered. The victims positively identified the suspects in an in-field line-up.
An adult male described as being in his 40's, chubby, curly hair, wearing a green shirt, black windbreaker and jeans, boarded a San Francisco bound train at Walnut Creek and sat next to a 15 yr. old passenger. The subject began rubbing the girl's leg and attempted to undo her pants belt. The girl phoned her father who reported the incident to BPD. Because the incident was 30 minutes cold when reported, officers were unable to conduct an immediate search for the suspect.
An adult male patron was beaten by one, possibly two other male adults in the free area adjacent to the bus zone and passenger pick-up areas. Both suspects were apprehended but the victim could only positively identify one. The one suspect identified was arrested and booked for the battery in addition to a no-bail spousal battery warrant out of Berkeley. The victim suffered numerous facial cuts and was treated at the scene by paramedics.
The station agent reported a heated verbal dispute between a male and female. The female also began kicking a ticket vending machine. An officer arrived and separated them, but the female refused to cooperate and kicked the officer. The female was arrested and booked.
A 60-year-old male was reported to be brandishing a firearm on the platform at MAS. It was later reported that the subject placed the handgun in his pocket. Officers contacted the subject and found that the "firearm" was a toy. The reporting party left the area and could not be contacted at this time. The toy gun was held as possible evidence and the subject was FI'd and released pending further investigation.
In what might have stemmed from an attempted strongarm robbery for the victim's backpack, a 14 yr. old juvenile was punched in the head by another juvenile, male, approx. 13 yrs. of age. The offense took place on the platform level of the station after the victim was followed off the train by the suspect. The suspect fled the scene prior to the arrival of responding officers.
One suspect confronted a woman at gunpoint in the parking lot and took her car and purse. The victim ran into the station. The suspect fled in an unknown direction. Responding officers were unable to locate the suspect after a search of the area. 1/04/07 1520 L17
An adult male attempted suicide by jumping on the third rail. Witnesses on the platform watched as the subject jumped onto the trackway and then tried to kill himself via the third rail. The coverboard prevented the subject from electrocuting himself. After failing, the subject then managed to climb onto the platform overhang. From there he jumped onto the freeway but injuries prevented him from moving from where he landed. He was apprehended and held for psychiatric evaluation.
A BART employee confronted a male juvenile who was trying to steal a bicycle. The juvenile threw the bicycle at him, striking the employee's leg. The employee restrained the juvenile, and held him for responding officers. Juvenile cited and released to parent.
Officers responded to a report of a physical altercation between a male and a female. It was later determined a domestic dispute, with the female the aggressor, hitting the male and assaulting him with a bottle. A foreworker was able to separate the parties who left the scene prior to the arrival of officers.
An adult female was the victim of a strongarm robbery in the parking lot. The suspect, described as a male juvenile, thin build, with bushy frizzy hair, wearing an oversized white t-shirt and baggy blue jeans, approached the victim and asked her for the time prior to taking her purse. Responding officers were unable to locate the suspect who fled on foot.
An officer contacted a suspect for possession of an alcoholic beverage and a small amount of marijuana. The suspect was in violation of a court order prohibiting him from entering the BART system. The suspect was arrested and booked for the violation.
Trains were held and the station searched after dispatch received a 911 call from an adult male who threatened to kill himself by jumping in front of a train. The station, platform, and trackway were searched with negative results.
An adult male roller skater in the station's parking lot was tackled from behind by a male juvenile subject. The victim dropped his cell phone and the subject fled with it. As the victim began to follow, subject number two pointed a gun at him and advised him not to. Suspect number one was located and arrested. Suspect number two is believed to have broken the perimeter. Oakland PD, Emeryville PD and the CHP assisted.
A female patron, accompanied by her three young children, was bumped by another female patron. When the victim said, "Excuse me", the suspect grabbed the victim by her hair and threw her to the ground. An officer detained the suspect, but the uninjured victim did not wish to pursue a complaint. The suspect was identified and released.
A BART officer was called to investigate a suspicious person. After evaluation, the suspect was taken into custody for being under the influence of a controlled substance. The suspect was booked for being under the influence of methamphetamine and a probation violation.
A 41-year-old man was contacted for aggressively panhandling and intimidating female patrons. The suspect was arrested on $15,000 in Oakland and BART police misdemeanor warrants. He was booked into Dyer Jail.