Three auto burglaries were reported at the Richmond Station in the parking garage. All three incidents occurred between 1700 hours on 8/2/17 and 0400 hours on 8/3/17. An unknown suspect smashed the right front window of a 1998 Honda Civic and stole a Fastrak transponder and a car stereo remote control. The suspect also smashed the left front window of a 2003 Mercedes E500 and stole the vehicle's registration, insurance card and a roll of toilet paper. The suspect smashed the right rear window of a 2005 Volkswagen Jetta and searched the interior. The suspect did not remove any loss from the vehicle. 1708-0163, 1708-0183,
Officers detained the suspect for creating a disturbance inside the station. A records check revealed a $2,500 warrant for public intoxication held by the Alameda County Sheriff’s Office. The suspect was placed under arrest for public intoxication and the warrant. The suspect was booked into the Martinez Detention Facility.
An adult male suspect (BM, 6'2", flat top hair, white t-shirt, black jacket and white pants) became involved in a verbal dispute with an adult male victim at the station and punched him, knocking him to the ground. The suspect then kicked the victim multiple times, resulting in injuries to the victim. The suspect fled on foot and was not located. The victim was transported to the hospital for treatment. Station video will be requested.
A victim reported two males were at the Richmond Station that robbed her on May 19th. Officers responded, detained the suspects and placed them under arrest when positively identified by the victim. The suspect were booked into jail
The male victim reported that while sitting in stairwell at the station, an unknown black male adult punched him in the face and took his property (i.e., clothing and miscellaneous items) before fleeing on Macdonald Ave. toward Harbor Way. Officers unsuccessfully searched for the suspect. The victim, who did not sustain any visible injuries, declined medical attention.
An officer saw a chronic offender entering a vehicle in the parking structure. Record checks showed that the vehicle had been reported stolen to Oakland PD. The suspect refused to cooperate and fled on foot. Officers gave chase and apprehended the suspect about three blocks from the station. The suspect was booked at the Martinez Detention Facility for auto theft.
The on-duty station agent called in to report a male subject who had jumped into trackway two. The male subject walked into the Richmond Yard and boarded an out-of-service train. The out-of-service train was brought back into the station platform where the subject off boarded. The subject eventually exited the station where he was contacted by an officer. The subject became confrontational and the officer used de-escalation techniques to keep the subject under control while other officers were responding to assist. The subject was found to meet the criteria for an emergency psychiatric evaluation. The subject was transported to the hospital for evaluation. TSOC notified.
The on-duty station agent called in to report a subject who was attempting to cut a bicycle lock inside the station. Dispatchers located the male subject on closed circuit video camera. The subject was monitored by camera until the officers arrived. The subject attempted to flee the area upon the arrival of officers, but was detained on the Nevin Avenue walkway. The subject was taken into custody and a search incident to arrest yielded wire cutters and a methamphetamine pipe. The subject was booked into the Contra Costa County jail for his violations.
Officers detained a subject for public intoxication. The subject had two warrants for his arrest and a stay away order from BART unless on lawful business. The subject was booked at jail for the above offenses. An officer took the report.
A male subject was reportedly breaking fire extinguishers and using fire hoses within the parking structure at the Richmond station parking structure. The subject was also reportedly throwing metal objects at vehicles. The subject was observed via CCTV spraying a fire hose and smashing a lighting fixture in the parking structure. Officers contacted the subject who was determined to meet the criteria for an emergency psychiatric hold pursuant to 5150 W&I. Three victim vehicles were located with windows smashed out and several damaged fire extinguishers. As the value of the damage was over $400, a criminal hold was placed on the subject and he will be booked once he is cleared from the hospital as he also sustained some lacerations on his arms.
A female victim reported that her boyfriend punched her while they were in the parking structure. The suspect left in a vehicle and was not located by responding officers. The victim was transported to the hospital for stomach pain. An EPO was obtained for the victim.
A victim reported that he was robbed of his cell phone by two male suspects. During the robbery, the victim was pushed down the stairs into the station. The victim suffered shoulder injuries and was transported to Kaiser Hospital for treatment. Responding officers did not locate the suspects in the area.
Four female juveniles were arrested at Richmond Station for attempting to rob patrons on a Richmond bound train. The suspects prevented victims from leaving the train and surrounded them in order to steal their cell phones. All four suspects were booked at the Contra Costa County Juvenile Hall for conspiracy to commit robbery and theft from a person, and false imprisonment.