490 total incidents logged at Pleasant Hill/Contra Costa Centre

Psychiatric Evaluation

Pleasant Hill/Contra Costa Centre -

A male subject reported to the station agent that he was not feeling well and wanted to kill himself by jumping off the platform.  Officers responded to the scene, and determined the subject was in need of medical attention.  The subject was transferred to the county hospital for psychiatric evaluation.  Trains were delayed for 12 minutes. 1109-2286 L12.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
General Medical Assistance Psychiatric Evaluation 

Lewd Acts/Warrents Arrest

Pleasant Hill/Contra Costa Centre - 1109-0260

A woman reported witnessing a man place his hand down the front of his pants and rub his crotch area in what she described as masturbating.  He did this for several minutes occasionally closing his eyes and moaning out loud.  She believed this to be a lewd act and reported to a station agent.  The suspect was removed from a train at PHS, the witness identified him as the suspect and placed him under Citizens Arrest.  He was booked for the sex crime as well as outstanding warrants.  He has approximately 35 pages of prior contacts with the BART police department.  This case will be referred to Detectives and BART Legal in an attempt to obtain a Stay Away Order.  

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
Warrant Arrest Quality of Life 

 Multiple Auto Thefts and Burglary

Pleasant Hill/Contra Costa Centre -

Multiple auto thefts and auto burglaries were reported this evening from the upper C-line, as follows: L10

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
Auto Theft/Burglary 

Suspicious Circumstance / Coroner's Case

Pleasant Hill/Contra Costa Centre - 1106-2449

Officers responded to the station on a report of a male falling from a high level of the parking structure. Medical and fire personnel were already en route and found a 43-year-old white male subject/victim at the base of the west side of the parking structure. Responding officers arrived within minutes of being dispatch and began an area search for witnesses, evidence and any suspects. After a short time tending to the victim, medical personnel transported him to John Muir Medical Center. The incident scene/area was taped off. The on-call detective and an evidence technician were notified, and responded to the scene. Video surveillance evidence was also requested from the station structure via the Department video personnel. An officer responded to the hospital and notified the Watch Commander at 1445 hrs that the victim had deceased. Chaplain services were offered to the family, which they have not accepted at this time. The investigation is on-going.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
Medical Assistance Coroner's case 

 Train Delay Caused by Tree Obstruction

Pleasant Hill/Contra Costa Centre - 1106-0526

There was a two-hour train delay/stoppage between the Pleasant Hill and Concord stations due to a tree that was hanging over the track way, and interfering with mainline traffic. One train struck and bushed against the tree, and there were no reports of injured patrons or train damage. A bus bridge was set up to move passengers between the two stations. Police assisted with crowd control. Normal train service resumed around 1030 hrs.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
General Train Delay 

 Possession of Stolen Property/Warrant Arrest

Pleasant Hill/Contra Costa Centre -

BART police detectives, while conducting an investigation into auto tire and rim thefts, arrested a 26-year-old man for possession of stolen property and burglary tools, and on an outstanding $20,000 Livermore warrant. The suspect was booked into the Martinez Detention Facility. 1102-1961/2079 L23

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
Warrant Arrest 

 Grand Theft

Pleasant Hill/Contra Costa Centre - 1102-1961

A man reported that the 4 tires and rims had been stolen off of his Honda Civic while it was parked on the fourth floor of the parking structure between 0830-1730 hrs. today.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
Grand Theft/Pickpocket 

 Grand Theft

Pleasant Hill/Contra Costa Centre - 1102-1301

A vehicle owner reported that the four tires and rims had been stolen off of her Honda Civic while it was parked on the fifth floor of the parking structure between 0730-1700 hrs. today.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
Grand Theft/Pickpocket 

 Burglary/Grand Theft

Pleasant Hill/Contra Costa Centre - 1101-3247

An unknown suspect stole all four wheels from a vehicle parked in the structure. The suspect also stole speakers mounted inside the vehicle's trunk. The victim noticed an advertisement posted on Craigslist shortly after the theft that appeared to match her wheels. Detectives is following up on the advertisement in an attempt to identify the seller.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
General Auto Theft/Burglary 

 Auto Burglary

Pleasant Hill/Contra Costa Centre - 1010-1355

Unknown suspects pried open a window on a 1999 Acura which was parked at the station and removed a GPS unit from the interior and all four of the vehicle's rims and tires. There is no suspect information.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
Auto Theft/Burglary 

 Grand Theft

Pleasant Hill/Contra Costa Centre - 1008-3156

All four tires were stolen off of a 2003 Honda Civic while parked on the fourth level of the parking structure.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
Grand Theft/Pickpocket 

 Robbery

Pleasant Hill/Contra Costa Centre - 1007-1812

A juvenile male waiting for a bus was approached by a subject who claimed to have a gun and demanded money. The victim handed what money he had in his possession to the suspect who left the area on foot. The suspect was described as a white male, late 20's to early 30's wearing a straw hat, sunglasses, a yellow shirt over a tank top and yellow shorts.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
General 

Suicide Threat

Pleasant Hill/Contra Costa Centre - 1004-2263

An adult male was held for psychiatric evaluation after he threatened to kill himself by jumping in front of a train. The subject was detained without incident.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
Psychiatric Evaluation 

 Attempt Bicycle Theft

Pleasant Hill/Contra Costa Centre -

Undercover Special Problems Unit officers were conducting a surveillance directed at bicycle thefts at Pleasant Hill station. Officers observed an adult male use bolt cutters in an attempt to steal a locked bicycle. Upon arresting the suspect, officers determined he was in possession of heroin and was on probation for theft and narcotics possession. Suspect was booked at the Martinez Detention Facility. 0907-2579. L21.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
General Narcotics 

 Grand Theft

Pleasant Hill/Contra Costa Centre - 0906-2917

An adult male subject grabbed a cell phone from an adult female victim as the victim exited the train at Pleasant Hill. A search of the area for the suspect proved negative. The phone was found by a customer and turned into an agent at another station.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
Grand Theft/Pickpocket 

Psychiatric Evaluation

Pleasant Hill/Contra Costa Centre - 0906-2912

A patrol officer located a 75 year old man sitting with his legs dangling over the outside ledge on the ninth floor of the parking structure. The subject got startled when he saw the officer approaching and fell backwards from the ledge onto the concrete parking stall. The subjects car and personal property were located parked a few stalls away. A relative confirmed a prior history of attempted suicide, and the subject was committed to the county hospital for psychiatric evaluation.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
Psychiatric Evaluation 

Unattended Death

Pleasant Hill/Contra Costa Centre - 0812-2238

This is a late posting. Fire personnel responded to the report of a District employee unconscious and not responding. It is with much sadness to report that a long time elevator and escalator repair employee died upon arrival at a hospital from possible cardiac arrest.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
Unattended Death 

 Attempt Robbery/Battery

Pleasant Hill/Contra Costa Centre -

An adult male reported to an officer that he was the victim of an attempt robbery and battery. The victim said he was riding a Pittsburg bound train near Pleasant Hill station when he was accosted by an adult male suspect. The suspect tried unsuccessfully to take a cellphone from the victim. The suspect then began to punch the victim numerous times and fled the train when it reached Pleasant Hill station. The victim sustained bruises and lacerations to his face. An area search for the suspect proved negative. 0808-2588. L21.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
General Robbery Assault/Battery 

 Possession of Narcotics

Pleasant Hill/Contra Costa Centre - 0808-1567

An adult male was contacted on board a Pittsburg bound train after he was reported to be under the influence of an alcoholic beverage and unable to care for himself. The subject was found to be in possession of a large quantity of marijuana and he was charged/booked accordingly.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
General Narcotics 

 Warrant Arrest

Pleasant Hill/Contra Costa Centre - 0807-0835

A traffic stop for a minor vehicle code violation led to the arrest and booking of the adult female driver for an outstanding $110,000 felony drunk driving/threatening an executive officer warrant.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
Warrant Arrest General 

Psychiatric Evaluation

Pleasant Hill/Contra Costa Centre - 0806-0220

An adult male was held for psychiatric evaluation after he threatened to kill himself by jumping in front of a train. The subject was detained without incident and transported to a local medical center.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
Psychiatric Evaluation 

Bomb Threat

Pleasant Hill/Contra Costa Centre - 0803-1918

A male caller claimed that a bomb would be going off at the Pleasant Hill Station the next afternoon. The station was evacuated and briefly closed for approximately 10 minutes as a search was conducted with negative results. The suspect had made several calls, some vulgar, others about the bomb and then there not being a bomb. The caller was determined to be out of state and the investigation of phone leads is continuing.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
General 

Suspicious Fire

Pleasant Hill/Contra Costa Centre -

A small fire occurred at the construction site in the Pleasant Hill BART Station. It is unknown how the fire started. The case is currently under investigation.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
General 

 Warrant Arrest

Pleasant Hill/Contra Costa Centre - 0712-2287

An adult female contacted for fare evasion was arrested and booked on a $20,000 warrant charging brandishing a deadly weapon and battery.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
Warrant Arrest 

 Bicycle parts theft arrest

Pleasant Hill/Contra Costa Centre - 0709-2240

The station agent saw two male adult suspects stealing parts from bicycles in the bike racks near the entrance to the station. The suspects fled and were located a few blocks away. One suspect was released and the other was cited and released for theft and possession of burglary tools.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
General