A victim reported the theft their blue men’s mountain bike (unknown name brand), valued at $600.00, while it was U locked at the station between 0600 and 1700 hours. An officer responded and completed a report.
A male suspect detained by an officer for reportedly urinating aboard a train was found to have an active stay away order - prohibiting him from BART property. The suspect was then placed under arrest for violating the stay away order, and booked into the Berkeley City jail.
A track crew reported finding a human body part that may be related to a BART case from 12/20/15. Officers arrived and secured the body part. The Alameda County Coroner was contacted and the part was removed for disposal. The station was briefly closed but resulted in no delay in train service. 1601-
The station agent reported that a male suspect was blocking the fare gates, preventing other patrons from entering/exiting. The suspect was described as a black male in his 50's, wearing a black jacket, a black, purple and gray scarf, and black pants, carrying crutches. The man refused to leave even after being told by the agent that he could ride for free. Responding officers located the man, who resisted being detained. The suspect was taken into custody after a brief struggle and he was ultimately booked at the Berkeley Jail for blocking free movement, resisting arrest and trespassing.
The ISRC received a report from BART Central of a person on the track way and underneath the train on platform #1. BART and Berkeley PD officers, along with Berkeley Fire, responded to the station. First responders located an adult female beneath the train calling out for help. The train was uncoupled and the victim was rescued from the track way. The victim sustained a severe injury to one of her legs. The victim was transported to Highland Hospital for her injuries. The train operator from the incident train told officers that the female appeared to have jumped down onto the track way on her own and lay across the tracks as the train entered the station. The female was placed on a 72 hour Psychiatric Hold. The station was closed for more than an hour and a half before full service was restored at 1020 hours. Trauma Response Team members and TSOC were notified (TSA-12-32923-15).
Officers responded to the North Berkeley Station for a report of a couple arguing over a phone. An anonymous reporting party advised the male punched the female twice in the face and then fled from the station. Officers detained the male in the west parking lot. A records check showed the male had a 55K arrest warrant for robbery issued by Contra Costa County and the female no bail arrest warrants for robbery issued by Richmond PD. The male was booked at Glenn Dyer for domestic battery and the warrant. The female was booked at Santa Rita Jail on the warrant. The female was given an EPO and the male received a prohibition order.
An adult male detained by officers for fare evasion was found to have two outstanding theft and narcotics warrants, totaling $10K in bail and held by the Union City Police and Alameda County Sherriff’s Office, respectively, for his arrest. The officers placed the subject under arrest for the warrants and booked him into the county jail.
A victim reported the theft of their multi colored Bonrager brand women’s bike, valued at $500.00, while it was cable locked at the station between 0820 and 2030 hours. An officer responded and completed a report.
Officers responded to the Berkeley Station for an alleged battery involving a stick from Berkeley’s jurisdiction that spilled over into the station, concourse level by the elevator. Inside the station, a male (Unknown suspect) threw a ceramic flower pot at the victim, striking him in the hand and causing a severe laceration. Witnesses on scene reported the male suspect acted in self-defense when he threw the pot at the victim that allegedly attempted to strike him with a stick. The victim was transported to the hospital for treatment. The suspect fled from the scene before officers arrived. Station video tape was requested and ID Techs responded to the station to process the crime scene.
An officer stopped a male for fare evasion at the Berkeley Station. A records check revealed the male had a $5K warrant for driving under the influence issued by SFPD. The male was cited for fare evasion and placed under arrest on the warrant. He was booked into the Berkeley Jail.
An officer responded to the North Berkeley Station for a report of a female that was screaming at patrons. The officer detained the female and a records check showed the female had a $7,500 warrant issued by BART for willfully disturbing others on BART. No one came forward to place the woman under citizen's arrest for disturbing the peace. The female was placed under arrest on the warrant and was booked at Santa Rita Jail.
Officers responded to the North Berkeley Station for a report of a male pacing on the platform and possibly suicidal. Officers arrived contacted the male and a records check showed he had a court order prohibiting him from being on BART. The male was placed under arrest and was booked at Santa Rita Jail.
Officers responded to a report of a man acting erratically on the platform. Officers located the man and detained him without incident. There were no complainants for any crime, but record checks showed that the man had an outstanding $10,000 arrest warrant for trespassing, held by Burlingame PD. The man was arrested on his warrant and was booked at Glenn Dyer Jail.
A male patron had his cell phone snatched from his hand while he was on the platform. The suspects were only described as two black males in their 20's, wearing all black clothing. The suspects fled to the street and were not located by responding officers.
A victim reported that their silver 2003 Ford Focus was burglarized while parked in the station’s southwest lot, stall 58, between 0915 and 1600 hours. The vehicle was entered via right front window smash, and its unknown name brand stereo was taken. An officer made telephone contact with the victim, requested station video and completed a report.
A victim reported the theft of their light blue Rawley brand men’s mountain bike, valued at $3500.00, while it was secured with a Kryptonite lock in the free area of the station between 0745 and 1540 hours. An officer completed a report. 1509-44441 L10
A victim called to report the theft of their blue Public C7 7-speed women's bike from the bike racks. The bike was secured with a U-lock on 9/21 at 1700 hours and when the victim returned at 1226 hours on 9/24, the bike and lock were gone.
An officer contacted a female who appeared to have been drinking and was sitting on the stairs that led to the train platform. A records check on the female revealed she had a no bail warrant for a traffic offense issued by Livermore PD. The female was placed under arrest on the warrant and booked at the Berkeley jail.
An officer detained an adult male who was described by a reporting party as indecently exposing himself while also verbally abusing passengers aboard a Richmond train. A victim came forward and placed the suspect under citizen’s arrest for willfully disturbing others. A wants/warrants check then revealed the suspect was not in compliance with his sex registrant status, and in violation of a court order prohibiting him from entering BART property. As the officer prepared to place him under arrest for the violations, the suspect physically resisted so the officer used a moderate amount of physical force to place him in handcuffs; neither the officer, nor the suspect were injured. A sergeant responded to approve the arrest and perform the use of force investigation. The suspect was then booked into the county jail for the violations.