An off-duty station agent reported that a male suspect was walking through the Millbrae bound train, holding a large knife in his hand. The suspect was described as a white male in his mid-20's, with short hair, wearing a black jacket and blue jeans. The train was held at Pleasant Hill Station with doors open. BART officers, along with Contra Costa County Sheriff's deputies, responded to the call. Officers located a suspect matching the description provided by the reporting party and detained him at the rear of the train. The suspect claimed he was looking for someone who he believed had stolen some of his property. The reporting party confirmed that the suspect had brandished the knife at him while walking through the train, so the suspect was arrested for brandishing a weapon. The knife in the suspect's possession qualified as a dirk/dagger. The suspect was issued a prohibition order and was later booked at the Martinez Detention Facility for brandishing a weapon and possession of a dirk/dagger. TSOC was notified. The Millbrae train was held about 11 minutes as a result of this incident. There were no injuries.
A victim reported that they locked their bicycle (an orange Fiji 21 spd women’s bicycle, no serial number) to the free area bike racks on 4/18/14, at 1830 hours. The bicycle was secured with cable lock. The victim returned today at 0900 hours to find their bicycle gone. The estimated value of the bike is unknown at the time per the owner.
A victim reported his 1993 gold Honda Accord was burglarized while it was parked and locked in stall #3104 on the 2nd level of the structure between 1300-1945 hours. There were no signs of forced entry and a $100.00 radio was taken from inside the vehicle. Due to a priority response call, the vehicle was not processed for fingerprints.
A victim reported someone had entered his unlocked 1991 white Honda Civic while it was parked on the 3rd level of the structure between 0640-1745 hours. A pair of $200.00 work boots was taken from the trunk of the vehicle.
A victim reported her blue $200.00 Miami brand 6-speed women’s bicycle was stolen while it was cable locked at the bike racks in the paid area of the station between 0612-1500 hours. An officer investigated the case.
Officers responded to a report of a male subject harassing an employee inside the sandwich shop. The officers arrived and located the subject in question. The suspect reportedly used racial slurs against the employee and the officers determined that the offense was likely to continue. Further investigation revealed that the suspect was in possession of suspected marijuana and narcotics paraphernalia. The suspect was arrested and booked into the Martinez Detention Facility for disturbing the peace (likely to continue), possession of marijuana, and possession of narcotics paraphernalia.
A victim reported that they locked their bicycle (a white/teal Cannondale hybrid bike white/teal, unknown serial number) to the free bike racks on today’s date at 0730 hours. The bicycle was secured with cable lock. The victim returned at 1745 hours to find their bicycle gone. The estimated value of the bike is $1,200.
A victim reported her blue unknown name brand 15-speed road bike, valued at $30.00, was stolen while it was cable locked to the bicycle racks of the station on 3/15/14, between 1030-1740 hours. An officer took the report.
A victim reported the theft of his white Univega 18 speed road bike (no serial numbers) from the Pleasant Hill Station. The victim parked his bike at 0745 hours on 2/18/14 and secured his bike to the bike racks using a cable lock. The victim said the used the bike racks under the trackway and out of the station agent's view. He returned at 1835 hours and his bike was gone but he found the cut cable lock on the ground. An officer completed a phone report and requested station video.
A victim reported the theft of their green 2007 Toyota Corolla (5XBZ149) from the Pleasant Hill Station. The victim parked their vehicle in side the parking structure (unknown level or stall) at 0900 hours. They returned at 1730 hours and discovered their car was gone. An officer responded and completed a report. No evidence was left on scene.
A anonymous party reported a Black male had their pants down, exposing themselves at the Pleasant Hill Station. Officers arrived on scene and determined the Black male was a Black female and she was not exposing herself. A records/warrant check revealed the female had a "no bail" warrant for theft issued by Concord PD. The female was placed under arrest on the warrant and booked at the Martinez Detention Center. A sergeant responded to approve the arrest.
An officer made contact with a male subject near the bike racks. Record checks showed that the man was on probation with a full search clause. The officer searched the man and located a quantity of suspected methamphetamine and a smoking pipe. The man was arrested and booked at the Martinez Detention Facility for possession of narcotics, possession of narcotics paraphernalia and probation violation.
A victim reported the theft of his black 2014 Novara Hybrid bike from the Pleasanton Hill Station. The bike was parked at 1030 hours and locked to the bike racks behind the ticket machines using a cable lock. The victim returned to the station at 1500 hours and discovered the theft. The lock and cable were taken by the suspect. The victim estimated the loss of the bike at $600.00 and additional accessories at $195.00. An officer is completing a report. The bike was entered into APS.
A victim reported her $650.00 silver and black Rei Novara 16 speed hybrid bicycle was stolen while it was cable locked at the bike racks near the station agent’s booth between 1630 hours on 1/23/14 to 0035 hours on 1/24/14.
A victim reported that he locked his bicycle (a pink 3 speed bicycle, unknown model, brand, or serial number) to the bike racks on 1/12/14, at 1800 hours. The bicycle was secured with a chain lock. The victim returned today, at 0030 hours to find his bicycle gone. The estimated value of the bike is $400.
Two patrons reported seeing a Black male subject on the platform, wearing tan pants, a “Warriors” jacket and a backpack with a gun in his left front pocket. BART and Pleasant Hill police officers responded to search the platforms, the station, and parking structure for the suspect. An extensive search was conducted but officers were unable to locate the suspect. Trains were held for approximately 12 minutes for the search. About 45 minutes later, the station agent at Pleasant Hill reported seeing the possible suspect (who matched the original suspect description) standing in the bus zone. Officers responded and again searched for the suspect with negative results. A station agent later reported seeing the possible suspect smoking a cigarette and pacing about on the Walnut Creek platform (2) and officers responded to search for the suspect again. Trains were held out of this station as the officers coordinated a response. The officers detained the suspect in question as he walked down to the concourse level of the station from the platform. The suspect resisted the detention by trying to walk away from the officers and was taken into custody. The officers were unable to locate the gun or the subjects backpack. A sergeant responded to conduct a use of force investigation. The suspect was arrested and booked into the Martinez Detention Facility for resisting arrest. The officers were initially unable to confirm the identity of the suspect. The suspect was later positively identified and was shown to be on two counts of probation for resisting arrest and providing a false name to a peace officer. The suspect was also found to be on parole for assault with a deadly weapon. A parole hold was placed on the suspect and an additional charge of providing a false name to a peace officer was added to the booking sheet
A victim reported his 1992 red Honda Accord 4 door was burglarized while it was parked and locked on the 3rd level of the parking structure between 0600-2100 hours on 12/10/13. Entry into the vehicle was unknown, and a $150.00 black Pioneer AM/FM CD stereo was taken from inside the vehicle.
A patron reported that their silver 2006 BMW sedan was burglarized while parked in stall #2298, on the 7th level of the parking structure, between 0730-1900 hours. An unknown suspect gained entry by smashing the passenger window and then stole loose change, audio CD's and the vehicle registration.
A patron reported that their red 1989 Honda Prelude was burglarized while parked on the basement level of the structure, between 0700-1755 hours. An unknown suspect gained entry by forcing the driver's door lock with an unknown tool and then stole loose change from the interior of the vehicle. The suspect may have also tried to steal the car, as the ignition was slightly damaged.