A female patron reported that a male attempted to grab her purse from her shoulder, but she was able to hang onto the purse and report the incident to the station agent. A sergeant arrived and located a male matching the description given. The victim positively identified the detained subject as the same one who tried to take her purse. The male suspect refused to give a statement or speak to officers. He was booked into the Redwood City Jail for Attempted Robbery. The victim was not injured.
Officers responded to a report of a fight that had taken place in the bus zone. Upon arrival, officers made contact with the victim, who was in pain and had to be taken to Peninsula Hospital via ambulance. Witnesses at the scene stated two males had punched and kicked the victim several times in the head as the victim lay on the ground. Two suspects were detained at a restaurant across the street, and were positively identified by witnesses at the scene. The suspects were placed under arrest for battery with serious injuries. Detectives arrived at the scene and interviewed both suspects. The victim was released from the hospital but returned to the station to positively identify the suspects.
An Officer responded to a local hospital on a report of a subject who was robbed of his wallet while in the plaza area of the station. The subject advised he just got off BART and was waiting for his ride in the plaza. He fell asleep and woke up to a subject who removed his wallet from his back pocket while 5 mixed race subjects struck him in the face. The victim was then transported by his girlfriend to the hospital for cuts and bruises to his face and hands. Victim was unable to identify suspects or clothing or provide a direction of flight. The victim advised he had been drinking prior to the incident. Video was requested.
An officer detained an adult male for jumping over the fare gates. Record checks revealed the male had an outstanding. $30,000 arrest warrant for drug violations issued by San Francisco County. The male was arrested and booked on his warrant at San Mateo County Jail. He was cited for fare evasion.
An Officer responded to a south bound train, holding on the platform, for a report of a subject who was known to have a stay away order. The subject was described by the Train Operator as a white male, 6 feet, 185 lbs, brown hair, and brown eyes. The Officer off boarded a subject matching the description and determined he had a stay away order from all BART stations until the year 2014. A Sergeant and another Officer also responded. The suspect was debriefed regarding BART related crimes and booked into the Redwood City Jail for violation of a court order. 1112-0928 L22.
A train operator reported seeing a man approximately 300 feet in the portal at the station refusing to board the train. Trains were held and power was dropped at the station for 12 minutes while an officer contacted the subject and walked him back onto the platform. The subject told officers he was under the influence of mushrooms and was a danger to himself. The subject was taken by ambulance to Peninsula Hospital for psychiatric evaluation. 1109-2336 L12.
San Bruno Police advised they had a juvenile suspect detained for brandishing a knife in the bus zone. A BART Sergeant and three Officers responded to the scene to take over the case. Their investigation revealed the suspect tried to strike up a conversation with the victim while in the bus zone. The victim refused his advances and words were exchanged. The suspect then pulled out a three inch folding knife and held it against the side of his leg, with the blade pointed downwards. At that point, San Bruno PD arrived and took the suspect into custody. The suspect was cited out to his mother for brandishing.
A 19-year-old man was stabbed in the back by a 16-year-old male. The stabbing occurred in the free area of the station near the ticket vendor. The stabbing was not a random act. The victim is hospitalized with non-life-threatening injuries. The suspect was located and detained by a San Bruno police officer in South San Francisco. The suspect was transferred to the custody of the BART Police Department. BART police detectives are on scene and are currently investigating this crime. The names of the suspect and victim had not been confirmed as of the time this log entry was made.
B.P.D. officers assisted San Bruno P.D. with a subject who was resisting arrest in front of the station. The subject initially created a disturbance in the station then continued disburbing the public in San Bruno's jurisdiction where he was contacted and arrested by San Bruno P.D.
A female patron had her bag snatched in the bus zone area by a subject described as a male in his late teens, husky build, wearing a blue short sleeved shirt. The suspect fled on foot. Loss was a cell phone.
A woman victim reported that a man on the platform at San Bruno station was wearing woman's underwear and engaging in lewd conduct. Officer located the suspect in the bus zone and arrested him. The suspect was a known sex offender and was booked at San Mateo County Jail.