1601-2897, 2015 hours A victim reported the theft of their men's 24 speed Specialized "rock Hopper" (charcoal with green lettering) from the Walnut Creek Station, between 0850-2005 hours. The bike was secured to the bike rack near the #91 bus stop using a cable lock ($40.00). The victim estimated the loss at $800.00. An officer completed a bike theft report.
An officer was called to check on a male who appeared to be in need of psychiatric attention. A records check revealed that the male had a no bail warrant for disturbing the peace and a $30,000 warrant for violation of a court order. He also has a valid stay away order to stay away from BART. The male was booked into the Martinez Detention Facility for the warrants and for violation of the court order.
An officer detained a male suspect for reportedly causing a disturbance aboard a Pittsburg bound train. During the detention, the officer determined that the suspect was too intoxicated to care for himself and placed him under arrest. The suspect was then booked into the county jail for public intoxication.
A victim reported their green 2006 Toyota Prius was broken into while parked in the permit lot of the Walnut Creek Station, between 1800-1930 hours. Loss was a canvass briefcase containing work clothes ($40.00 loss).
A male suspect was detained by an officer for reportedly battering and threatening patrons on the San Francisco platform. During the detention, the officer determined the suspect was too intoxicated to care for himself, so he was placed under arrest for public intoxication. A search of the suspect incident to the arrest revealed he was in possession of multiple individually packaged baggies of suspected narcotics, a small weighing scale and some cash. At this point, the suspect was also placed under arrest for transporting narcotics and possession of narcotics for sale. The officer conferred with the Department’s narcotics officer, before the suspect was issued a prohibition order and booked into the county jail. There were no victims wishing to place the suspect under arrest for any other crimes.
A victim reported that their gray 2003 Chevrolet Silverado truck was burglarized while parked in stall 1886, near Pringle Street, between 0440 and 1910 hours. As a result of the burglary, the victim reported the loss of two backpacks and iPod accessories. An officer responded and determined the vehicle was entered via a driver’s door lock cheat. The victim declined to have their vehicle fingerprinted.
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.