hrs BART Officers saw three juveniles fare evade out of the paid area. One of the juveniles refused to adhere to orders to stop so a detention could be initiated. Minor force was used to detain the juvenile. A BART Sgt conducted the use of force investigation. The juvenile was cited for fare evasion and released to his father.
A CSO reported that there was a male subject on the platform who had his pants down and appeared to be asleep on the platform. Officers made contact with the subject and a wants check showed that the suspect was on probation and that terms of his probation was to stay away from all BART Stations. The officers also learned that the suspect was out of compliance with his sex registration requirements. The suspect was arrested and booked into the SF County Jail for being out of compliance with his sex registration requirements. Charges are to be sought for the violation of probation. There was no merit to the indecent exposure report.
A victim reported that while aboard a Dublin/Pleasanton train between the Powell and Montgomery Street stations, he was confronted by three Black male suspects. One of the suspects snatched the victim’s gold colored iPhone 6 from his grasp. When the victim attempted to retrieve his phone, however, one of the suspects kicked him in the chest. The suspects then fled into another train car. Officers were unable to locate the suspects, and attempts to track the phone were also unsuccessful. The victim, who was not injured and who declined medical attention, minimally described one of the suspects as wearing a black hat and another as wearing a black hoodie.
Officers responded to a report that a male subject walked up to a female and her 6 year old son and smacked the son in the eye. Medical was summoned to evaluate the victim for minor injuries. The mother described the suspect as a homeless White male, 20-30 years old wearing a light colored hooded sweatshirt. Officers were unable to locate the suspect. Station video is to be requested.
A female patron reported that she was the victim of a sexual battery while entering Montgomery Station, at about 1645 hours today. The suspect approached the victim from behind while she was on the escalator fro the street to the concourse, and reached under her skirt to touch her private parts. The suspect then returned to the street and left the area. The suspect was described as a black male, about 25 years old, with a medium build and a goatee. The suspect was wearing a black hooded sweatshirt and dark pants. The victim did not report the crime until she reached Lake Merritt Station.
Officers on patrol of the Montgomery Station contacted a male for blocking free movement at the station. A records check showed the male was contacted four times within the last 5 weeks. The male was placed under arrest and booked at the San Francisco County Jail.
SF MUNI advised BART Operations Control that they had received reports of shots fired on the MUNI platform at Montgomery Street Station. SFPD confirmed that they had received a report of shots fired on the MUNI platform, with patrons running from the area. This information could not be confirmed via the CCTV system. Trains were run through the station as a precaution while BART and SFPD officers responded to investigate. Officers were unable to establish that any crime occurred and there appeared to be no merit to the report. Station stops were delayed about 11 minutes as a result of this incident. TSOC notified.
An adult male suspect detained by officers for fare evasion provided a false form of identification. The suspect then refused to identify himself to the officers, so he was placed under arrest and transported to the county jail. At the jail, the suspect was positively identified and found to have two outstanding warrants related to burglary, fraud and narcotics – and totaling more than $57K in bail amount; the warrants were held by the San Francisco County Sheriff’s Office and the South San Francisco Police Department. The suspect was then booked for the warrants, unlawful use of identification and providing false identification to police.
Officers responded to the Montgomery Station for a report of a escalator fire. SFFD arrived at the station and put out the fire. Preliminary investigation indicates fire was possibly caused by a construction crew working close by. The escalator was taken out of service and will be repaired. No delay in service due to the fire.
A female victim reported that she was on the platform when a Black male who was in the company of a Black female, snatched her phone (an Apple IPhone 6) out of her hands while she was texting. The suspect then fled on foot towards the street level. The reporting officer will be requesting for station video.
While on patrol, officers detained a subject who was harassing a patron in the elevator. A wants check revealed that the subject had a misdemeanor ‘no cite’ warrant charging resisting arrest and public intoxication issued from the Redwood City PD. The subject was arrested and booked into the SF County Jail for his warrant.
A record check of a person detained for a possible stay away order revealed an active court order prohibiting him from the immediate presence of the station agent, who was on duty. The subject was placed under arrest for violation of a court order.
A station agent contacted a Black male juvenile whom he saw fare evade into the station; the juvenile was also in the company of three other Black male juveniles at the time. An argument ensued between the station agent and the main juvenile, which then escalated as the two exchanged punches. During the fight, the juvenile’s companions joined in and battered the agent as well. A sergeant and officers responded to the station, performed an area search for the suspects/juveniles, but were unable to locate them. As a result of being battered, the station agent sustained a minor head injury but declined medical attention. Officers searched for potential video evidence at street level, and the investigating officer requested station video.
A record check on a person known to have a stay away order revealed an active restraining order from all BART stations. The person was placed under arrest for violation of a court order.
Officers were dispatched to a report of a subject bothering patrons, reported by the station agent. The officers detained the subject and a wants check revealed that the subject had a misdemeanor $50k warrant charging narcotics and theft issued from the SFPD as well as an infraction warrant issued from the same agency. The subject was arrested and booked into the SF County Jail for her warrant.
A victim reported $60.00 worth of charges from his credit card were purchased at the station after his wallet containing the card had been stolen earlier in the day in San Francisco.
Officers responded to a report of a subject chasing and yelling at other patrons. The officers arrived and detained the subject in question. A wants check revealed that the subject had a misdemeanor $75k warrant charging petty theft with priors issued from the SFPD. The subject was arrested and booked into the SF County Jail for his warrant.
A BART employee reported a male was masturbating in the stairwell of the Montgomery Station. Officers responded and detained the male at the station. The agent placed the male under citizen's arrest for indecent exposure and he was issued a prohibition order. A sergeant responded to the station to approve the arrest. The male was booked into the San Francisco County jail.
A victim reported her credit card that was lost while on a train from the 12th Street Station to the Montgomery Street Station was used to purchase a total of $153.00 worth of unauthorized Clipper Card transactions from a BART ticket machine at the Powell Street from 1300-1600 hours on 1/23/15. Video requested.
A station agent reported locating a small suspicious looking package that had a flashing red light on the north end of the track way leading into the Transbay Tube. The station remained closed as officers checked the suspicious device. Central was advised. Further inspection revealed that the suspicious object was an anti-shoplifting device deterrent. The station was opened at 0609 hours. TSOC was notified. Reference # TSA-01-018982-15.
Officers working the protest took a suspect into custody as she intentionally held the train doors open on an in-service train, causing a delay in service. A Sergeant approved the arrest and the suspect was booked into the SF County Jail on the above listed charge. TSOC notified
Officers working the protest took a suspect into custody as he attempted to break a window on an in-service train. The suspect's actions created a delay in service. A sergeant was on scene to approve the arrest. The suspect was booked into the SF County Jail on the above listed charge. TSOC notified.
The station agent reported a male suspect panhandling in the station. Officers responded and detained the man. No victims came forward on the panhandling violation, but record checks showed that the man had an outstanding $10,000 arrest warrant for brandishing a weapon, held by San Francisco PD, as well as four small infraction warrants, held by SFPD. The man was arrested on his outstanding warrants and booked at the San Francisco County Jail.
BART Officers were informed by the on duty Station Agent that a male fare evaded, the Agent wanted the male cited. The Officers attempted to detain the suspect and he fled on foot attempting to escape. After a short foot chase the officers were able to apprehend the suspect. A BART Sgt approved the arrest and completed a use of force investigation. The suspect was booked into the San Francisco County Jail.