683 total incidents logged at North Berkeley

 Possession Of Narcotics/Resist Arrest

North Berkeley - 0712-3577

An adult male suspect urinated near the station agent's booth and the station agent called the police, requesting a citizen's arrest. An officer arrived, but the suspect was uncooperative, combative and violently resisted the officer's efforts to detain him. The officer wrestled the suspect to the ground, and with the assistance of a UC Berkeley police officer, placed the suspect in handcuffs. The suspect was also in possession of cocaine, and was booked.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
General Narcotics Resisting Arrest 

Report of man with a gun/train delay

North Berkeley - 0711-0047

A patron reported that he saw a man with a gun in his waistband on a train departing El Cerrito Plaza Station. The train was held and searched by officers at North Berkeley Station. The station agent reported a possible suspect existing the station prior to the officers arrival, and that subject was stopped a few blocks from the station. The subject was on parole and had an outstanding warrant for his arrest. Since he had no firearm in his possession, the same train was later searched again at Macarthur Station for the gun. No gun was located. The suspect was booked for the warrant, and the total train delay at both stations was approximately thirty-five minutes.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
Weapon 

Lewd Conduct

North Berkeley - 0709-3296

A patron reported an adult male masturbating beneath his clothing/backpack. The suspect, who has prior sex offenses was arrested and booked.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
Sex Crime 

 Warrant Arrest

North Berkeley - 0709-0462

Officers responded to a report of a male vs female altercation on board a Fremont train approaching Berkeley station. Officers determined that both parties knew one another and neither party wished to pursue the matter. The male, however, was found to have an outstanding felony warrant for parole violation. The subject was arrested and booked on the warrant.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
Warrant Arrest 

 Outside Agency Assist

North Berkeley - 0709-0116

An officer heard a loud argument, street level at Center and Shattuck Streets. The officer observed a male suspect spray a male victim with pepper spray. The officer detained the violently resistive suspect, and the case was turned over to Berkeley PD.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
General Assault/Battery 

Resist Arrest

North Berkeley - 0708-0520

An officer contacted a female fare evasion suspect on the station platform. The suspect began yelling, drawing a crowd and refused to comply with the officer. The suspect violently resisted arrest, but was taken into custody and booked.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
General Resisting Arrest 

 Violation of Court Order

North Berkeley - 0704-2576

An officer responded to the station regarding a loud verbal altercation between a male and female. The male was in violation of a court order which prohibited him from contacting the female, and was arrested and booked for violating the order.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
General Assault/Battery 

 Public Intoxication / Battery on Police Officer

North Berkeley - 0704-0885

A male suspect was arrested for public intoxication at the Berkeley Station. The suspect spat on a BART Sergeant shortly after the arrest. The suspect was transported and booked at the Santa Rita Jail.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
General 

 Warrant Arrest

North Berkeley - 0703-1002

Officers investigating a man-with-a-gun call wound up arresting the reporting party for an outstanding felony parole violation warrant out of the Calif. Dept. of Corrections. Investigating officers believe there was no merit to the report of man in possession of a gun.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
Warrant Arrest 

 Suspect arrested for indecent exposure

North Berkeley - 0702-2068

The on-duty station agent reported that an adult male exposed himself to her. Officers located the suspect on the platform, where he was identified by the agent and placed under citizens arrest. He was arrested and booked for indecent exposure.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
Sex Crime 

Suspect arrested for fare evasion and resisting arrest

North Berkeley - 0701-0186

An officer contacted an adult male for fare evasion at Berkeley Station. The suspect attempted to run away and then resisted the officer's attempt to arrest him. The suspect was finally subdued, and arrested for the fare evasion and resisting arrest.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
General 

Psychiatric Detention

North Berkeley - 0612-2842

An adult male was held for psychiatric evaluation after a station agent reported him wandering about erratically and talking of killing himself. The subject was located on board a Richmond train, which was held until officers arrived.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
Psychiatric Evaluation 

 Drunk In Public / Resist Arrest / Probation Violation

North Berkeley - 0612-1141

An officer observed several subjects blocking a station entrance and asked them to move. One suspect was extremely belligerent and intoxicated. The officer began placing the suspect in custody, but the suspect violently resisted arrest and had to be pepper sprayed for the officer to gain control. The suspect was also on probation for resisting arrest. The suspect was arrested and booked.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
General Resisting Arrest 

 Resisting Arrest/Warrant Arrest

North Berkeley - 0612-0274

A subject contacted for fare evasion was booked for resisting arrest during the contact. Additionally, he was booked on outstanding warrants out of Sacramento Co. charging terrorist threats, violation of probation, and brandishing a deadly weapon.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
Warrant Arrest Resisting Arrest Crimes Against BART Employees 

 Grand Theft

North Berkeley - 0611-2663

A patron had a laptop computer stolen when he in the process of purchasing a ticket. Also stolen was an iPOD. No suspect description.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
Grand Theft/Pickpocket 

Psychiatric Detention

North Berkeley - 0610-2877

A citizen alerted an officer and sergeant that an apparently disturbed man was walking down the street carrying a knife with the blade exposed. The subject was detained and determined to be a danger to himself or others. He was transported to Alta Bates Hospital for evaluation.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
General Psychiatric Evaluation 

 Armed Robbery / Outside Agency Assist

North Berkeley - 0610-0736

Berkeley PD advised that a suspect armed with a handgun had just robbed a business on Shattuck Avenue and may have fled into the Berkeley Station. Trains were held out of the station while officers searched for the suspect, but he was GOA/UTL.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
General Outside Assist 

Possession of Drug Paraphernalia

North Berkeley - 0609-3554

A subject contacted for fare evasion was found to have several misdemeanor warrants as well as being in possession of drug paraphernalia. He was arrested and booked.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
General Narcotics 

 Outside Agency Assist

North Berkeley - 0609-1675

Trains were held and the station was searched for an adult male who robbed a bank on the 2000 block of Shattuck. Negative results.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
Outside Assist 

 Warrant Arrest

North Berkeley - 0609-1657

An adult male who was contacted for fare evasion was arrested and booked on an outstanding felony no-bail warrant charging violation of parole.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
Warrant Arrest 

 Grand Theft

North Berkeley -

A Blackberry cell phone was snatched from the possession of a patron who was walking down the stairs into the station from street level. The suspect was a male in his late teens, medium build, short hair and wearing a light colored shirt. 0609-1301. L18.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
Grand Theft/Pickpocket 

Large Crowd of Demonstrators Fare Evades

North Berkeley - 0609-0435

A large crowd of demonstrators en route to San Francisco to participate in an "Immigration rights" protest fare evaded at Berkeley station. The station agent reported the size of the crowd at 300. It is not known how many evaded fare but one individual was seen holding a fare gate open while a large number filtered through to enter without using a ticket.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
Crimes Against BART Employees 

Resisting Arrest

North Berkeley - 0609-0039

A subject involved in a panhandling incident was arrested and booked after he continually verbally harassed and threatened officers.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
General 

Suspicious Package

North Berkeley - 0608-0854

A train operator observed a suspicious dueffel bag just outside of the platform area adjacent the trackway. Train service was interrupted and the platform cleared as the bag was examined by responding officers. It was determined to be non-hazardous.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
General Hazardous Material 

 Warrant Arrest

North Berkeley - 0608-0103

hrs. A 21-year-old man, whom the station agent thought needed help, was found to have a $20,000 felony auto-theft warrant out of Richmond. The subject was booked at Berkeley Jail on the warrant.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
Warrant Arrest General