A man was detained by San Francisco police after picking up, and walking away with, a cell phone that had fallen out of another patron’s pocket. A BART police officer took custody of the suspect, who was found to have a $50,000 San Francisco felony warrant for grand theft. The suspect was arrested on the warrant, debriefed by a sergeant, and booked into the San Mateo Co. Jail in Redwood City. The cell-phone owner declined to pursue a complaint against the suspect.
An officer saw a male fare evade to exit. A warrant check located a $5000 Misdemeanor warrant out of Alameda County and 14 counts of Failure to Appear on an outstanding BART warrant. The suspect was cited for fare evasion and booked on the warrants at the San Mateo County Jail.
An officer contacted a subject who appeared to be passed out on the last revenue train at the San Francisco Airport Station. The officer was able to off board the subject from the train. During the contact, the officer determined the subject was intoxicated and unable to care for himself. The subject was placed under arrest and booked into the San Mateo County Jail for public intoxication.
A patron made a telephone report that his HTC Jet Stream Android computer tablet was taken from his zippered carry bag apparently while he was aboard a crowded San Francisco Airport bound train from the Embarcadero Station on 4/27/12 at approximately 1930 hours. 1205-0237 L12.
An officer detained a man for fare evasion (emergency gate to exit). He determined that the suspect had an outstanding Calif. Dept. of Corrections parole-violation warrant for possession of dangerous drugs. The suspect was cited for fare evasion and arrested on the warrant. A sergeant attempted to debrief the suspect, who declined to speak to the sergeant. The suspect was booked into San Mateo Co. Jail.
The station agent reported that a man who is well known to police was shouting obscenities at people on the platform. An officer arrested the suspect, who had calmed down, for violation of his public-intoxication probation. The suspect was not cited for disturbing the peace because no one came forward to make a citizen’s arrest. The suspect is supposed to stay away from all BART stations until June of 2013 as a condition of his probation. The suspect was debriefed by a sergeant and booked into Redwood City Jail.
A warrant check on a female subject detained for fare evasion revealed an outstanding $20,000 no-cite arrest warrant out of Alameda County for forgery. The female was arrested for the warrant and transported to the San Mateo County Jail. 1106-0194 L12.
A BART officer was conducting a security check of the station when he observed an identification card in the station agent booth. The agent advised the officer the subject was in the restroom, but he did not possess a valid BART ticket to exit the station or travel in the system. Prior to the subject returning to the agent booth, the officer checked the subject for warrants which revealed an outstanding Department of Corrections warrant for drunk driving. The warrant stated the subject was “Armed and Dangerous”. The subject returned to the paid area and boarded a train. Sufficient cover arrived on the scene and the subject was taken into custody for the outstanding warrant. While in custody, the subject had a seizure and was transported to San Mateo County Hospital. As of 1444 hours, BART officers reported the subject should be cleared for booking (Redwood City Jail) within the hour.
A warrant check on a subject detained for fare evasion resulted in a no-bail arrest warrant for being under the influence. The subject was arrested and booked at the San Mateo County jail. 0804-3041. S32.
Service to the station was halted for several minutes after SFPD advised of a suspicious device on a walkway leading to the BART terminal. An SFPD bomb dog initially alerted to the object but after further examination it was determined to be safe.
A sergeant detained an adult male who was involved in a physical altercation at the intersection of Cyril Magnin and Eddy Streets. The subject was found to have an outstanding felony narcotics violation warrant for which he was arrested and booked.
An officer discovered on the platform an abandoned cardboard box sealed with duct tape. There were no identifying markings or tags. The station was closed and an SFPD K-9 responded from SFO and checked the box. The K-9 did not indicate that the package contained explosives. The box was found to contain personal belongings.
A train operator reported seeing a man dressed in a camoflauge jacket drop-off a box on the BART train platform at the San Francisco Airport station. The operator said the man ran into the airport terminal leaving the large box behind. Responding officers located the box and determined it to be suspicious. Trains were held out of the station and the platforms were cleared of people. The man was located and questioned. A San Francisco police bomb detection canine team determined the box to be non-hazardous. 0610-3571 L21.
Burlingame PD received a 9-1-1 call of a man who stated bombs were set to go off at the San Francisco Airport and Millbrae Stations. After a search by several agencies, no devices or suspicious activity was observed.