A sergeant was conducting a welfare check on an adult male when a records check revealed that the male had an out of state probation warrant for his arrest. The male was booked into the San Francisco County Jail for the warrant.
Officers saw a male, known to have a "stay away" order to stay away from all BART stations, in the Montgomery Station. They were able to make contact and arrest the male for Violation of a Court Order. The male was booked into the San Francisco County Jail for the charge.
An employee from Pete's Coffee, located inside the Montgomery Station, reported the theft of two (2) bottles of juice from his business. The loss is $8.00. At 0815 hours, a Black male entered Pete's Coffee, took the juices from the display case and walked out without paying. The Black male is described as 50-55 years, 6'0, thin, and wearing a brown down jacket. The employee said this is not the first incident with this subject and wanted the theft documented. The employee took a photo of the suspect, but the photo was out of focus. Officers are investigating this case and station video has been requested.
A patron phoned to report that he was entering the station at the Post St/Market St entrance on 9/05 (unable to provide the time of occurrence) when three suspects ran by him and tried to grab his gym bag and a grocery type bag. He was able to hold onto the gym bag, but one of the suspects was able to take the grocery type bag and flee back up to the street level. The victim was unable to provide descriptions of the suspects, except to say that they were Black males in black hoodies. The only loss reported was a pair of prescription glasses. Although the victim was unable to provide the time element, video will be requested.
Several trains were delayed 10-16 minutes due to a search for San Francisco police purse-snatch suspects. A sergeant and officers responded. The suspects were not located. (suspects’ descriptions: three B-Ms, 15-17 years old; one was 5-10 wearing a tan jacket and blue jeans; another had short hair and was wearing a blue jacket, jeans and white tennis shoes)
A victim reported while standing on the platform she felt a tug at her purse. When she looked into her purse she saw her wallet was gone. She also saw a male running from her with her wallet. The suspect fled the station. Her wallet contained $30, her passport, CA. ID and various credit cards.
A patron reported her $700.00 silver Apple iPad was taken from her by a man while they were on a Richmond bound train at the Montgomery Street Station. The suspect fled the train in an unknown direction, and the victim reported the crime when she arrived at the Berkeley Station.
A patron reported the theft of her iPhone when she arrived at the El Cerrito Plaza Station. The suspect grabbed the phone from the victim’s hand when the train that she was on arrived at the Montgomery Station and then fled to the street level. The victim was only able to tell the officer that it was a male adult that took her phone, nothing further. Station and train car video has been requested. No injuries. 1207- 2260 L14
The station agent called to report a male and a female in a verbal dispute. The agent also reported that the male grabbed the female by the arm, picked up a bag full BART tickets (which the agent had stored nearby) and threw it at the female's head, striking her. Officers arrived and made contact with both parties. The female refused to cooperate with officers, but did tell them that the suspect was her boyfriend. The female was not injured and demanded to leave the scene without assisting officers in their investigation. The station agent gave a detailed statement and placed the suspect under citizen's arrest for the domestic battery. The suspect was then booked into the San Francisco County Jail for the domestic battery charge. Station video has been requested.
A patron reported his red gym bag containing miscellaneous clothing had been taken from him while he was on the platform on 6/8/12 between 2100-2105 hours. No suspect was seen. The 1206-1633 L12.
Officers responded to the station to investigate a report of a citizen holding a suspect who had just snatched an iPhone. The investigation determined that the suspect, a juvenile snatched the iPhone in the stairwell leading into the station. The victim gave chase yelling that the suspect had stolen her phone. A witness was able to get a hold of the suspect and hold him until police units arrived. The suspect was arrested, and was also positively identified by the victim and witnesses. The victims’ phone was identified also in his possession. A Detective was called out to interview the suspect. The suspect was located in MUPS as a Missing Person. CHAVEZ was cited out to a guardian.
A patron reported that his iPhone was removed from an outer pocket on the jacket he was wearing while riding BART. The patron had placed the phone in his pocket when he was at the Montgomery Station and discovered it missing while riding a Daly City bound train as it passed through the Civic Center Station. The victim did not have any suspect information.
The station agent called to report that a male suspect, who is known to her, had exposed his penis to her and began masturbating as he descended the escalator to the platform. The male boarded a train, which was intercepted by officers at the Powell Street Station. The male, who is also known to officers, was off boarded and detained. The agent responded to the Powell Station and identified the detainee as being the one she saw masturbating. The suspect was placed under citizen's arrest and booked into the San Francisco County Jail for Indecent Exposure.
Officers contacted a male suspect for smoking in the station. Upon a records check, the suspect was wanted by the CDCR for violation of parole. The suspect was arrested and booked on the parole violation.
An officer took a battery report from a female patron/victim at the Bay Fair station who was hit on the head with keys by a female suspect. The battery occurred on a train in downtown San Francisco approximately 20 minutes earlier. The victim stated the suspect off-boarded at the Montgomery station. Suspect desrcripton: BF, 40’s, pink shirt, jeans, tattoo on neck. Officers conducted a search for the suspect at the Montgomery station with negative results. The victim was not injured.
Officers were at the station and responded to a public address announcement by the station agent to come to the primary station agent’s booth, which they did. There, the officers were met by a male victim of a grand theft wallet. The victim stated a male suspect took his wallet from him as he was boarding a Muni bus on Market Street. The victim then pointed-out the suspect who was in the station near a ticket kiosk. The officers contacted and arrested the suspect for theft. The suspect was in possession of the victim’s wallet. SFPD was notified, as the crime occurred in their jurisdiction. SFPD arrived on-scene and took charge of the case, and custody of the suspect.
A passenger reported that a man on a Daly City bound train at Montgomery station had brandished a knife and was being aggressive and making racist statements to other passengers. The train had already left the station by the time the report was made, so officers checked several trains down the line with no luck in locating the suspect or any additional victims. The suspect was described as a Black Male, 50's, heavyset, wearing a white headscarf, denim shirt and tan pants. TSOC notified.
A Peet’s Coffee employee from the store located in the station reported a female suspect took $5.00 from a ticket vendor, which belonged to a male patron. The Peet’s employee recognized the suspect (by name) as a regular public nuisance at the station and attempted to get the money back; and was subsequently battered by the suspect. The suspect exited the station to street-level. The battery victim was not injured. Officers conducted an area search for the suspect with negative results. The theft victim did not want to pursue a complaint, but the Peet’s employee did want to pursue battery complaint against the suspect. The officers put together a six-pack photo line-up and the battery victim positively identified the suspect. Charges will be sought against the suspect, who has more than 100 documented contacts on file, most of which are for public nuisance violations in Zone 4.
Officers contacted a suspect who was asleep on the floor on the concourse level. The male suspect became very agitated and spit numerous times on the floor. The officers attempted to detain the male who was not cooperative. At one point one officer place her hand on the suspect's chest as he tried to walk past her. The suspect violently hit her hand away. He was arrested for battery on a peace officer. He was booked at San Francisco County Jail for the battery, expectorating and two small warrants from another jurisdiction.
A female subject ran into the station and reported that a male subject tried rob her of her purse and also tried to stab her. This occurred topside, on New Montgomery and Market streets. The suspect was described as a black male, 38-45 years of age, black jacket and carrying a black bag. The knife was described as silver with a 4-5 inch blade. A BART Sergeant and Officers responded along with SFPD. A search was conducted with negative results. SFPD took the case.
An unidentified patron reported a male acting erratically on a train and threatening patrons with his cane. No victims or complainants came forward, but record checks revealed the male suspect had a current stay-away order from all BART stations. The male was arrested on the court order violation and was booked at San Francisco County Jail.
BART Police received a call that a suspect punched an adult female passenger while on board a Dublin bound train at the station and then off-boarded. The suspect was described as an unknown white male adult 35-40 years, 5’9”, 160, brown hair, blue eyes, wearing a yellow jacket, blue jeans and was carrying a black bag. The female victim said the suspect got up to leave the train and punched her in the shoulder before leaving for an unknown reason. The victim was not injured. Officers searched for the suspect but were unable to locate him. The victim stayed aboard the train and was contacted by an officer at the West Oakland Station.
Patrons on a San Francisco bound train at the station reported that two suspects took a victim’s iPad while on the train, and several patrons had one of suspect apprehended on the platform. San Francisco Police arrived and placed one of the suspect in handcuffs. The victim off-boarded the train at the San Francisco Airport Station, and confirmed that his iPad had been taken. The suspect was placed under arrest for grand theft. Investigation is on going. 1112-0042 L12.
A station agent reported that a man spat on him while they were near the agent’s booth. The agent said the man then left the station toward Sutter Street. The man reportedly has had prior contacts with BART Police for unruly conduct inside the San Francisco stations. Officers searched the immediate area for the suspect with negative results. 1111-3451 L12.