An officer responded to the Walnut Creek Station for a report of a male aboard a Pittsburg bound train that urinated on himself. The officer located the male and determined he was intoxicated an unable to care for himself. The male was placed under arrest for public intoxication and was booked at the Martinez Detention Facility.
San Mateo PD detectives requested assistance in locating a murder suspect believed to be attempting to escape by using BART. San Mateo detectives tracked the suspect's cell phone and BART officers swept trains looking for the suspect at Rockridge and El Cerrito Plaza Stations, with negative results. Sometime later, the phone was located again at Walnut Creek Station. Officers again responded and searched the station and parking structure, with negative results. The phone pinged in the area south of the station. Walnut Creek PD and other agencies, with the assistance of aircraft, continued to search the city for the suspect.
Officers were dispatched to a report of a subject creating a disturbance on the platform. They arrived and detained a subject and wants check revealed that the subject had a felony no bail warrant charging assault with a deadly weapon issued from the SFPD. The subject was arrested and booked into the Martinez Jail for his warrant. There was no one willing to make a complaint against the subject for creating a disturbance.
A victim reported that their black 2016 Mercedes Benz 350 was burglarized while parked in the lot adjacent to Pringle Street between 0700 and 1800 hours. The vehicle’s driver’s door window was smashed to gain entry. Aside from its center console left open by the suspect(s), nothing was missing/stolen. An officer responded and completed a report.
A sergeant and an officer responded to a report a suspicious person inside the parking structure. The sergeant observed and detained a subject inside the structure and a wants check revealed that the subject had two outstanding warrants for his arrest. The first was a misdemeanor $25k warrant charging burglary issued from the Pleasant Hill Police Department. The second was a felony no bail warrant charging fraud issued by the Concord Police Department. The subject was arrested and booked into the Martinez Detention Jail for his warrant.
A victim reported that their red Mazda Miata was burglarized while parked in the structure, stall 1144, between 0445 and 1615 hours. An officer responded and determined the vehicle was entered via a driver’ door lock cheat. The victim reported that their vehicle’s registration card and an iPad were taken during the burglary; the iPad was not trackable as it was turned off. The victim declined to have their vehicle processed for fingerprints.
An officer was dispatched to a disturbance on a train. Upon arrival he was notified by witnesses of a domestic battery and that one party was the dominant aggressor who was arrested for 243(e)(1) PC. The suspect was also issued a prohibition order from BART. The victim declined to pursue an emergency protective order. The suspect was booked into jail.
A victim reported the theft of their blue/white Jamis brand road bike, valued at $650.00, while it was U locked at the station on 11/4/15 between 0730 and 2145 hours. An officer contacted the victim and completed a report.
An adult male detained by an officer for reportedly creating a disturbance, was found to be too intoxicated to care himself. A criminal history/warrants check of the suspect revealed an outstanding “no bail” disturbance related warrant, held by BART Police, for his arrest. In addition, the suspect was also found to be the restrained party of a court order prohibiting him from BART property, unless he was sober. The officer placed the suspect under arrest for public intoxication, the warrant and for violating the court order. The arrest was approved by a sergeant. The suspect was then booked into the county jail.
A patron reported by phone that their gray 2006 Acura sedan was burglarized while parked in stall #940 on the second level of the structure, between 0540-1850 hours. The owner did not know how the suspect gained entry. The suspect stole the registration and insurance paperwork, as well as $2 in coins.
A patron reported by phone that two bikes were stolen from the racks, between 1200-1700 hours. The victim secured both bikes with cable locks. The loss was a gray Scott 21-speed mountain bike and a blue Giant child's 21-speed bike.
A victim reported that they parked and locked their 2005 Acura TL in the parking structure on 10/9/15, at 1600 hours. They returned today at 0430 hours to find their miscellaneous electronic/personal items removed. The victim declined to have his vehicle processed for fingerprints.
An officer performed a traffic stop of a vehicle for two infraction violations. During the stop, the officer discovered the driver/suspect was on active court probation for auto theft - with a full search clause. Pursuant to the search clause, the officer searched the suspect and found that he was in possession of a small glass pipe, commonly used to smoke narcotics. A search of the vehicle’s interior did not reveal any immediate contraband or weapons, but the officer noticed that its paneling, various compartments and airbags were not positioned as per manufacturer specifications. So, based upon these observations, a Walnut Creek Police officer and canine partner responded to perform a further search of the vehicle for possible contraband. The search, however, did not reveal any contraband. At this point, the suspect was placed under arrest for violating the terms of his probation and possessing narcotics paraphernalia. A sergeant responded and approved the arrest. The suspect was then booked into the county jail for the violations.
A victim reported that he was in the bus zone when a taxi cab driver intentionally hit him with his vehicle. The taxi cab driver reportedly remained at the station after the incident. The victim initially declined medical. Officers responded and located the parties in question. The victim claimed that he, his girlfriend and the cab driver got into a verbal altercation while getting a ride. The victim said he exited the vehicle and that the cab driver hit his hip area as he was making a U-turn. The cab driver denied ever striking the victim and reported that the victim repeatedly kicked his vehicle as he made the U-turn. There were several independent witnesses who stated that the cab driver never hit the victim. The victim later requested for medical and he was treated at the scene and released. This report is to be forwarded to the Detectives Division for review. Station video was requested.
The Walnut Creek Police Officers requested, and were provided with, the assistance of BART Police canines as a high school in their city received a written bomb threat from an unknown source. BART canines searched the school over the course of nearly 1.5 hours, but did not locate any suspicious devices. Walnut Creek Police then continued with their criminal investigation related to the threat.
A witness reported that a male suspect used a cutting tool to steal a bicycle from the station’s bicycle racks. An officer responded and contacted the witness, while Walnut Creek Police officers searched for and eventually located the suspect near the station. The witness then positively identified the suspect and he was placed under arrest for theft and for providing false identification to police. A sergeant responded to approve the arrest and debrief the suspect; the suspect refused to be interviewed. Eventually, the suspect was booked into the county jail for theft and providing false identity to police.
Martinez PD recovered a tan 1990 Honda Accord that they determined had been stolen from the Walnut Creek BART Station today between 0430-2030 hours. An officer responded to document the theft.
A victim reported that they locked their Roadmaster 18 speed mountain bicycle at the station on 9/3/15, at 0430 hours. The victim returned at 1930 hours on the same day to find their bicycle gone. The estimated value of the bike is $130.
A victim reported their dark gray 2015 Honda Pilot was burglarized while parked at the Walnut Creek Station. The vehicle was parked on the 3rd level, stall #551, between 1330-2330 hours. The suspect smashed a rear cargo window and attempted to remove an empty suitcase from the vehicle but was not successful. An officer attempted to process the vehicle for prints but the victim declined.
A victim reported that they locked their bicycle (a Nordic Track Wasatch bicycle) to the bike racks at 0800 hours. The bicycle was secured with a cable lock. The victim returned at 1800 hours to find their bicycle gone. The estimated value of the bike is $500.
A victim called to report that her car had been burglarized on 8/8 between 1700-2300 hours. Newly purchased clothing items were taken from her trunk. It is unknown how entry was gained, as there was no damage to her vehicle.