274 total incidents logged at Orinda

 Grand Theft

Orinda - 1006-3348

After leaving his truck parked in the Orinda parking lot unsecured, the driver/owner returned to find his briefcase and several power tools worth over $2,000 missing. No suspects or witnesses.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
Grand Theft/Pickpocket 

 Outside Assist Robbery

Orinda - 1006-1829

The Orinda Police Department requested that trains be held at the station while they searched for a robbery suspect who had fled towards the station. The suspect was not located and trains were released after a short delay.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
Robbery Outside Assist 

Runaway Juvenile

Orinda - 1006-1607

A parent reported that their juvenile daughter was running away from home and was at the station suffering from mental health issues. Officers contacted the juvenile and determined that the juvenile was under the influence of alcohol and in need of medical assistance. The juvenile was transported to hospital by ambulance along with her parents.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
Medical Assistance 

 Auto Theft, Parole Violation

Orinda - 1006-0432

Officers received a report of a subject looking into cars. Officers attempted to contact the subject who fled. After a brief chase the subject got into a vehicle and attempted to flee. The subject was subsequently taken into custody. A computer check showed the subject's vehicle was stolen and the subject was on parole. The subject was booked for vehicle theft and parole violation.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
General 

Psychological Evaluation

Orinda - 1005-0939

An adult female approached the station agent and told her that she was off her medication and feeling suicidal. The subject was detained without incident and held for psychiatric evaluation.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
Psychiatric Evaluation 

 Warrant Arrest

Orinda - 1003-1401

Officers responded to a possible man-with-a-gun call. The report came from a witness on a San Francisco bound train. The suspect was detained but no weapon was found. A warrant check revealed an outstanding felony warrant out of the Calif. Dept. of Corrections for larceny. The subject was arrested and booked accordingly.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
Warrant Arrest Weapon 

 Auto Theft

Orinda - 1001-2817

A patron reported an adult male suspect looking into vehicles in the parking lot. Before officers arrived, the suspect entered a vehicle, started the engine and was able to back it out of the parking stall before realizing that he could not drive it with the "club" locked onto the steering wheel. The suspect abandoned the still running vehicle and tried to flee, but was arrested by responding officers. The suspect was booked at the Martinez Detention Facility for auto theft, burglary, possession of burglary tools and possession of stolen property.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
Auto Theft/Burglary 

Battery

Orinda - 0911-3174

An adult male suspect approached an adult male victim on the platform and pushed him without provocation. The victim pointed out the suspect to responding officers and placed the suspect under citizen's arrest for battery. The suspect, who was also under the influence of alcohol, was booked at the Martinez Detention Facility.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
Assault/Battery 

 Grand Theft

Orinda - 0911-0444

In a late reported case (occurred Mon., 11/2/09) a patron reported her wallet stolen out of her purse as she rode a train to San Francisco. No suspect information. The theft wasn't discovered until she reached work and began receiving phone calls from credit card companies citing unusual activity.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
Grand Theft/Pickpocket 

 Indecent Exposure

Orinda - 0909-2350

Officers responded to a report of an adult male in his fifties exposing himself to passengers on an SF train as it approached Orinda Station. A search of the train was conducted at Rockridge with no sucess in locating the suspect.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
Sex Crime 

 Outside Agency Assist

Orinda - 0901-0400

A BPD K9 unit was used to assist Orinda Police in the search for an armed robbery suspect thought to be hiding behind a gas station near the station. The search failed to yield the suspect.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
Robbery Outside Assist Weapon Involved 

 Warrant Arrest

Orinda - 0810-0459

An officer contacted an adult male on a train at the Orinda station and discovered that the suspect was wanted on a felony no-bail warrant. The suspect was arrested and booked.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
Warrant Arrest General 

Psychiatric Evaluation

Orinda - 0809-2047

An adult male with a history of suicidal tendencies once again threatened to harm himself "By any means" at the Orinda station. The subject was taken into custody without incident and held for psychiatric evaluation.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
General Psychiatric Evaluation 

 Auto Burglary Arrests

Orinda - 0807-0292

Officers responded to a report of suspects casing in the parking lot. The officers arrested two 30-year-old men who had burglarizing two vehicles. The suspects were booked at the Martinez Detention Facility.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
General Auto Theft/Burglary 

Drunk in pubic and resisting arrest

Orinda - 0804-2433

An officer contacted a drunk male adult in the bus zone. The suspect is a registered sex offender, and when the officer checked his registration status, the suspect fled on foot. After a brief foot chase, the officer had to use pepper spray to subdue the suspect. He was arrested for being drunk in public and resisting arrest. The officer was not injured. The suspect received medical treatment at the scene and was booked in county jail.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
General Resisting Arrest 

 Possession of Narcotics

Orinda - 0804-0628

An officer on patrol contacted an adult male who had been loitering on the station platform for about an hour. During the contact the officer discovered that the suspect did not have a valid BART ticket and was in possession of suspected methamphetamine. The suspect was booked for possession of narcotics.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
General Quality of Life Narcotics 

 Possession Of Narcotics/Paraphernalia

Orinda - 0712-3659

An officer observed an adult male in the parking lot behaving suspiciously and unloading items from a van. The suspect was untruthful about his identity and was in possession of methamphetamine, syringes, and a pipe commonly used for smoking drugs. The suspect was arrested and booked.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
General Narcotics 

 Grand Theft

Orinda - 0712-0521

A patron was pickpocketed while on board at Pittsburg bound train as it approached Orinda Station. Loss was a cellular phone. The suspect, an adult male, is believed to have committed the crime while the victim was engaged in conversation with a friend. The suspect, who was seated next to the victim on the train, was observed by the victim hurriedly off-boarding at Orinda.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
Grand Theft/Pickpocket 

 Assault With A Deadly Weapon Aboard Baypoint Train

Orinda - 0710-3551

Two female suspects, ages 17 and 23, were arrested for assault with a deadly weapon for beating a man over the head with a spike-healed shoe. The victim, in his 20's, declined to be taken to the hospital, but will likely require stitches to close a wound to the back of his head. The juvenile suspect was taken to juvenile hall and the adult was booked at the Martinez Detention Facility.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
General Assault/Battery 

 Outside Agency Assist (Bomb Threat)

Orinda - 0709-3207

Two K9 teams were sent to assist Orinda PD after an anonymous caller stated that a bomb would detonate at the 1st Republic Bank construction site at Brookwood and Camino Pablo Blvd. No explosive device was found.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
Outside Assist Hazardous Material 

Possession of Stolen Property

Orinda - 0702-1690

A patron at Rockridge station reported that he saw a man with a handgun tucked in his pants. The suspect was located on board a train at Orinda station. The handgun was determined to be an air pistol. A search of the subject's property during the investigation found him to be in possession of a stolen automobile stereo for which he was arrested and booked.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
General 

 Warrant Arrest

Orinda - 0611-3135

An adult male contacted for being drunk in public was arrested and booked on said violation in addition to having an outstanding warrant charging possession of stolen property.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
Warrant Arrest General 

 Creating Disturbance / Warrant Arrest

Orinda - 0610-0170

A subject was upset about his girlfriend leaving him and created a verbal disturbance at the station. He was found to have a felony drug warrant and a no-bail misdemeanor drug warrant, for which he was arrested and booked.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
Warrant Arrest General 

 Hit and run/stolen vehicle

Orinda - 0603-2030

Witnesses reported observing a black truck strike two vehicles in the lot. A check of the plate revealed it was stolen out of Concord PD's jurisdiction. The truck was recovered. The suspect was not located.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
General Auto Theft/Burglary