An officer observed a male removing a bicycle seat from a bicycle at the Pleasant Hill Station. The male was detained and a records/warrant check showed the male had a 10K warrant for theft issued by ACSO. The male was placed under arrest for petty theft and the warrant. The male's backpack was searched, prior to booking, and the male had wire cutters, a hex key set and rubber gloves in his possession. The male was booked at the Martinez Detention Facility. A sergeant approved the arrest.
A patron reported that their red Diamondback 24-speed bike was stolen from the racks under the tracks, between 0855-1855 hours. The victim secured the bike with both a cable and a U-lock.
A record check on a person contacted for a welfare check revealed an outstanding $50,000 arrest warrant out of San Francisco for narcotics. The suspect was placed under arrest for the warrant. A sergeant arrived at the scene to approve the arrest.
A victim reported the theft of his neon green $500.00 Diamond Back men’s 21-speed mountain bike, which was cable locked to the racks, between 0800-1745 hours. An officer took the report.
A verbal dispute between cab drivers evolved into an assault with a deadly weapon (hammer) at the Pleasant Hill Station. The male suspect struck the male victim on the left wrist causing bruising. The victim ran to his cab and the suspect attempted to strike him a second time through the open driver's window. Officers arrived on-scene and detained the suspect without using force. An independent witness came forward and gave a statement of what occurred. The suspect was placed under arrest for assault with a deadly weapon and was issued a prohibition order. A sergeant approved the arrest and the suspect was booked at the Martinez Detention Facility. The victim declined medical treatment for his injuries.
An officer was on patrol when he heard a female screaming from a parked vehicle inside the parking structure. The female exited the parked car and walked towards the officer as the male followed behind her. The officer separated the couple and he saw the right side of the females face was red and swollen. The female told the officer they were inside a parked car arguing and the male slapped her face. She attempted to call the police but the male took her cell phone. The male was placed under arrest for domestic battery. The female placed him under citizen's arrest for preventing a victim from calling the police. A prohibition order and a temporary restraining order was issued to the male. The officer provided the female with victims of domestic violence pamphlet. 1405-4387. A records/warrant check showed the couple have a prior history of domestic violence with Walnut Creek PD. A sergeant approved the arrest.
A victim reported his 1995 light blue Honda Accord 1995 (4TWN022 CA) was stolen while it was parked in stall #3104 on the 2nd level of the parking structure between 0950-2030 hours.
At 1005 hours, Police Dispatch received "911" calls advising a person was hit by a train at the Pleasant Hill Station. BART Police Officers, BART Transportation employees, fire and emergency medical units responded to the Pleasant Hill Station. A sergeant located the victim on the platform and began emergency first aid. Emergency units arrived on scene and declared the person deceased at 10:15 hours. BART Police Detectives and BART Police Evidence Technicians responded to the station to investigate the incident. The Contra Costa County Coroners responded and removed the deceased from the station. The case is currently under investigation.
The station agent called to report an intoxicated female at the station. An officer contacted the female and determined that she was too intoxicated to care for her safety. She was booked into the Martinez Detention Facility for public intoxication.
A victim loaned his car to a friend who was later arrested while driving the vehicle. The car was left at the Pleasant Hill Station and the suspect/arrestee was told by the victim to not drive the vehicle if she was released from jail. The victim returned to the station to recover the vehicle and found that it was no longer at the station. The victim located the vehicle in a nearby neighborhood. An officer met the victim to recover the vehicle. The vehicle was entered into the system as stolen and recovered. The suspect is known to the victim. The investigation will be referred to detectives.
BART officers, as well as a Contra Costa County Sheriff’s Deputy and SFPD officers were involved on a surveillance operation at the station when they saw a subject ride up on a stolen bicycle, dump the bike, cut the lock off another bicycle, and then ride off. The officers followed the suspect to Len Hester Park in Concord using GPS where he was apprehended. A search incident to arrest resulted in the recovery of bolt cutters and a replica gun. A detective arrived at the scene to interview the suspect. The suspect was booked at Martinez Jail for theft, possession of stolen property, theft with priors, and possession of burglary tools.
BART officers, along with SFPD officers and Contra Costa County Sheriff's deputies were involved on a surveillance operation at the station when they saw a subject take a bicycle and board a BART train towards Oakland. The officers followed the suspect and the train was ultimately held at the Rockridge Station. The officers placed the suspect under arrest and recovered the bicycle. The suspect is to be interviewed by Detective Woffinden and will be booked into the Martinez Detention Facility for grand theft.
An officer contacted an adult male for fare evasion and discovered that he had a $35,000 warrant for receiving stolen property and burglary. The male was cited for the fare evasion and booked into the Martinez Detention Facility for the warrant.
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.