Officers responded to the station on a report of a suspect armed with a knife. The suspect was described as a black male, 20's, short dreads, wearing a blue hoodie and blue jeans. Updated information was received that the suspect was being held down by citizens prior to the officers' arrival. When officer's arrived, the suspect had already fled the area, however, citizens recovered the suspect's knife. The victim, who is hearing impaired, told officers that as he was exiting the station via the walkway, the suspect jumped in front of him, displayed the knife, and made stabbing motions towards him. The victim was able to throw the suspect to the ground. The suspect eventually fled the scene and left the knife behind. The victim was not injured and said that he can identify the suspect. The victim said that he has seen the suspect at the station on several previous occasions. Station video will be requested.
An officer responded to the station on a report of an adult black male, wearing a black shirt, blue pants and brown shoes, acting erratically. The officer located the suspect on the platform and conducted a records check. The check revealed that the suspect had a no bail warrant held by SFPD for assault with a deadly weapon. The warrant was confirmed and the suspect was placed under arrest. The suspect was booked into the Martinez Jail on the warrant.
A BART employee reported a male suspect battered her at the station. The male had been in a verbal dispute with a female at the station and the female fled into the agent's booth. The agent intervened to protect the female and was grabbed by the suspect. The male fled the station before officers arrived.
Officers responded to a report that an adult male was making lewd gestures toward a 13 year old victim while on the train. The suspect was detained and ultimately arrested for annoying/molesting a child. The suspect was booked at the Martinez Detention Facility.
Officers detained a male suspect for reportedly slapping a passenger aboard a train. The passenger refused to pursue a complaint against the suspect, but he was found to have an outstanding “no bail” narcotics warrant, issued by Martinez Superior Court, for his arrest. The suspect was then placed under arrest for the warrant and booked into the county jail.
An officer checked on a report of a suspicious person at the station reported by the station agent. Upon arrival, the officer was unable to locate the suspect but was shortly contacted by a victim who reported that the suspect (originally reported as suspicious by the station agent) stole his bicycle. The victim reported that they locked their bicycle (a Landrider men’s mountain bicycle) to the bike racks on 6/29/16 at 1610 hours. The bicycle was secured with two cable locks. The estimated value of the bike is $50. The description of the suspect is a White male, 16-20 years old, dirty blond hair, black hoodie with white swirl design, and dark shorts.
Officers responded to a report of a subject who threatened to kill the station agent. The officers responded and located and detained the subject in question. The suspect was found to be on probation and had a stay away order from BART. The suspect was placed under arrest for criminal threats, probation violation, and for violating the restraining order. He was booked into the Martinez Detention Facility.
The station agent advised the officer of an adult male who had fare evaded into the station, and was now on the platform. The agent pointed out the suspect and the officer made contact. A records check revealed the suspect had a $3,000 no-cite warrant held by Alameda County SO for a narcotics violation. The suspect was placed under arrest for the warrant. The suspect was booked into the Martinez Jail on the warrant.
A patron reported a male creating a disturbance on the train. Officers checked the train at the station and contacted the suspect, who was determined to be too intoxicated to care for himself. The male suspect was booked into the Martinez Detention Facility for public intoxication.
Two officers contacted an adult male for fare evasion and the male tried to walk away. The officers had to physically restrain him to get him into handcuffs. The male was determined to have a $5,000 warrant for violation of a court order and a $1,000 traffic warrant. He was cited for fare evasion and booked into the Martinez Detention Facility for resisting arrest and the warrants.
An officer responded to the station on a report of an adult who was also slumped over on the platform. The officer located the suspect and determined that he was too intoxicated to care for himself. The officer placed the suspect under arrest for public intoxication. The suspect was booked into the Martinez Detention Facility on the above listed charge.
An officer responded to the station on a report of a Black male, in his 50's, wearing a vest and carrying food, who had charged at the system service worker three times. The officer located the male and conducted a records check, which revealed the suspect had an active court order prohibiting him from all BART stations unless on lawful business. It was determined that the suspect was not on lawful business, and was therefore in violation of the court order. The officer placed the suspect under arrest. The suspect was booked into the Martinez Detention Facility on the above listed charge. A sergeant was on scene to approve the arrest. 1606-1276 L17.
Officers responded to investigate a report of a suspect who had hit a train operator with a bottle. On arrival, a train operator reported that she had found the suspect sleeping on an out of service train and attempted to get the suspect to off board the train. The suspect became belligerent and hit the train operator with a bottle and spat on the train operator. Officers located the suspect nearby and detained her for investigation of the incident. The suspect was arrested and booked for battery on a transit employee, resisting arrest and violation of probation. The suspect was also issued a prohibition order.
An officer contacted an adult male for fare evasion and found to be in possession of a small amount of methamphetamine. The male was cited for fare evasion before being booked into the Martinez Detention Facility for the possession charge.
An officer recognized the suspect who was at the station and had an active prohibition order from all BART stations. The officer waited for a cover unit to arrive before attempting to contact the suspect. When the officers attempted to detain the suspect, he fled on foot. After a brief foot chase, the suspect voluntarily complied and was eventually taken into custody without any use of force needed. A records check of the suspect confirmed an active prohibition order on file as well as a probation status. The suspect was booked into the Martinez Jail on the above listed charges.
A female called to report that her boyfriend was threatening her. Officers arrived and determined that the boyfriend was calm and sober, while the female was intoxicated and unable to care for herself. The female was booked into the Martinez Detention Facility for public intoxication.
A male was creating a disturbance at the Pittsburg Station. An officer contacted the male and determined he was under the influence of alcohol. A records check revealed the male had a 5k arrest warrant issued by Richmond PD. The officer determined the male was too intoxicated to care for himself and attempted to place the male into handcuffs. The male resisted and force was used to place him into handcuffs. The male was transported to a local hospital for an injury and will be booked at the Martinez Detention Facility when medically cleared.
An officer detained a female for fare evading out of the Pittsburg Station. The female resisted the officer and battered him. The female was placed under arrest and was booked at the Martinez Detention Facility.
Officers responded to investigate a report of a male brandishing a knife in the station bus zone. Shortly after they arrived, they were flagged down by the victim, who reported that the suspect, who also brandished a gun, had just gotten into a taxi and was leaving the station. Officers stopped the taxi, and detained the male passenger. A replica firearm and a knife were found on the man's person. Pittsburg PD also responded to assist. The victim made a positive identification of the suspect and performed a citizen's arrest. The suspect was ultimately booked at the Martinez Detention Facility for brandishing a knife and a replica firearm. The suspect was issued a prohibition order prior to booking. TSOC notified.
An officer contacted an adult male for fare evasion and discovered that he had two $10,000 warrants for vandalism and criminal threats. The male was cited for fare evasion and booked into the Martinez Detention Facility for the warrants.
A (male) BART train operator/victim reported that a male suspect threatened to shoot him after being told to off-board an out-of-service train at the station. A responding officer detained the suspect without incident, and the victim positively identified him as the responsible. At this point, the officer placed the suspect under arrest for criminal threats as the victim feared for his safety as a result of the threat; the suspect was not in possession of a firearm. As the officer began the booking process, however, the suspect reported that he was suffering from pre-existing injuries so paramedics transported him to a local hospital. As of this writing, the suspect is currently receiving medical attention and will be booked into the county jail as soon as he is medically cleared.
A male victim reported that while in the southwest portion of the main lot, at stall 550, a Black male suspect approached from behind and struck him on the back of the head, possibly with a clenched fist, before taking the keys to his gray 2011 Toyota Tacoma truck. The suspect was then joined by another male and a female, and together they drove away in the truck eastbound from the station; they were last seen heading towards Port Chicago Highway. An officer responded and contacted the victim, who sustained a moderate head injury. Paramedics responded and eventually transported the victim to a local hospital as a precaution. Local police agencies were notified of the carjacking, but the truck was not readily located. The victim further described the primary suspect as: Wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt; 5’-9” tall; 190 lbs.; and approximately 20 years of age. The victim and an independent witness were unable to provide descriptions of the second male and the female. The officer requested station video, and canvassed the nearby shopping center for potential video evidence.