A station agent called to report that he saw a man under a parked vehicle and he appeared to be working on the car. A few minutes later, the male, who had a power tool, removed an object from underneath the vehicle. He then got into a vehicle with another suspect and drove from the lot. The witness was able to provide a description of the vehicle and the suspects for responding officers. He was also able to provide the license plate of the suspect vehicle. Responding officers located the suspect vehicle and conducted a traffic stop. The vehicle was found to contain three catalytic converters and the tools used to take them. The witness positively identified the suspect vehicle and the two suspects. Detectives were called and responded to interview the suspects, who will be booked into the Santa Rita Jail for the listed charges. The victim vehicle (the one that the witness saw the suspect under) still had the catalytic converter slightly attached, but it had been cut.
An officer contacted and adult male and discovered that the male had a stay away order to stay away from all BART stations. The male was booked into the Santa Rita Jail for violation of the stay away order. 1
An officer observed a male and female involved in an apparent domestic dispute in the bus zone. The officer detained both parties for investigation and determined that the female was the aggressor. Both parties were intoxicated in in public. The female was arrested for domestic battery and public intoxication. She was issued a prohibition order prior to being booked at Santa Rita Jail. The male was arrested for public intoxication and was booked at Fremont Jail. The male victim was provided with domestic violence resources, but declined an EPO.
An officer performed a welfare check upon an adult male and determined he was too intoxicated to care for himself. The officer then placed the suspect under arrest for public intoxication and booked him into the Fremont city jail.
A victim reported that their white 2000 Nissan Frontier was burglarized while parked in stall 430 between 0400 and 1515 hours; the vehicle’s rear passenger door window was pried to gain entry. While the vehicle’s interior was ransacked, no items were taken. The investigating officer completed a report.
A female victim reported that while walking through the station’s south west parking lot, a White male juvenile pulled up alongside of her in an older model black BMW and suddenly grabbed her red purse, which was strapped to her shoulder. The suspect, wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt, then fled in the vehicle toward the nearby shopping center; officers were unable to locate the suspect. The victim, who was not injured during the theft, reported that the purse contained a black Louis Vuitton brand wallet, valued at $800.00. An officer completed a report.
A victim reported that they parked their vehicle (a 1997 Honda Civic) in stall #149, north lot, at 1400 hours. The victim returned at 1800 hours and found their vehicle gone. Officer Chris Evola took the report.
An officer watched as a male fare evaded out of the Union city Station. The officer detained the male and he provided a false California ID Card and other forms of ID with other names. The male also had a passport with his photo but with another name. The male was placed under arrest for possession of a fraudulent California ID Card and false Social Security Cards. The officer was not able to identify the male. The male was booked at Santa Rita Jail for fare evasion, failure to identify himself to a police officer and possession of a fraudulent California ID Card. BART's JTTF officer and NICRIC were notified.
A victim reported that approximately thirty (30) minutes prior, while aboard a Dublin bound train, he was bumped from behind by a Black male as the train arrived at the Lake Merritt station. A short time later, the victim discovered their Samsung Galaxy Note 5 phone had been pick-pocketed by the suspect, who had off-boarded the train at the Lake Merritt station. The victim then reported the theft to police upon arriving at the Union City Station. The investigating officer was unable to track the phone. The victim, who was not injured during the theft, further described the suspect as: 24-26 years of age; 5’-4” to 5’-5” tall; slim build; wearing dark baggy jeans and a gray shirt. The officer requested train and station video.
A victim reported that they locked their green Road Master 8 speed mountain bike at the station on 10/9/15, between 0800-1730 hours. The bicycle was secured with a cable lock. The estimated value of the bike is $100.
An adult male detained by an officer was found to have an outstanding ”no bail” felony parole violation warrant, held by the California Department of Corrections and related to a weapons/explosives conviction, for his arrest. The officer placed the suspect under arrest for the warrant without incident. The suspect was then booked into the county jail.
A patron leaving the station saw a male in his 40's slumped over a trash can in the bus zone. Medical aid responded and determined that the man was not breathing. Attempts to revive the man were unsuccessful and he was pronounced deceased. The investigation of the scene revealed no indication of foul play. The death appeared to be the result of a medical condition. The Alameda County Coroner responded to take over the investigation.
While on routine patrol, an officer noticed a suspicious vehicle parked in lot B. A check revealed that the vehicle had been reported as stolen to Richmond PD. BART and Union City PD officers extracted the lone occupant of the vehicle and he was arrested for auto theft. Record checks showed that the man had an outstanding no-bail arrest warrant for possession of stolen property, held by Richmond PD and was on probation for auto theft and robbery. The man was ultimately booked at Santa Rita Jail for auto theft, his warrant and probation violation.
A victim reported the theft of their blue 21-speed mountain bike (unknown brand) from the bike racks. The bike was secured with a cable lock at 0700 hours and when the victim returned at 0930 hours, the bike and lock were gone.
A station agent called to report a male who appeared despondent on the platform. The male walked down to the station agent's booth prior to the officer's arrival. The officer made contact and determined that the male had a $20,000 warrant for violation of a court order. The male was determined to be able to care for himself, but was booked into Santa Rita Jail for the warrant.