A male juvenile contacted for fare evasion was found to be in possession of marijuana and a replica firearm. A records check also revealed a no bail warrant for his arrest. The juvenile was booked at juvenile hall for the warrant and possession of a replica weapon.
Officers responded to a call of a subject yelling he had been robbed. They located a male kidnapping victim who had been pistol whipped. The subject had multiple lacerations on his head. The officers rendered first aid and summoned the Oakland Police when they determined the offense occurred a few blocks from the station. The victim was transported to the hospital for his injuries.
The station agent reported a group creating a verbal disturbance over a ticket dispute. The agent thought one of the subjects possessed a gun when the subject pulled his shirt up from his waist area. Officers responded and detained 3 suspects as they were attempting to leave the station. A knife was found on the platform level. Two of the subjects were cited for making verbal threats, no gun was recovered.
A patron was getting into his vehicle in the parking lot when he was approached by two male juveniles who blocked the victim's door and demanded his cell phone. The juveniles took the cell phone from the victim, and fled from the scene. No weapon was seen. A check of the immediate area yielded negative results. 0904-1298 L12.
Officers responded to the West Oakland Station to investigate a report of a disturbance at the station. Officers located an adult female suspect on board a train at the station, but the female suspect became combative when officers contacted her. The female suspect scratched and bit two officers resulting in injuries that required professional medical treatment. An adult male was also detained during the investigation and he was released once it was determined that the female suspect was the aggressor in the situation. The female suspect was arrested and booked for resisting arrest and battery on a police officer.
A man was carjacked by two adult-male suspects, one of whom pointed a gun at him. The victim's wallet was also taken. An Alameda Co. sheriff's deputy spotted the stolen SUV in Castro Valley at 2351 hrs. and pursued it until the vehicle crashed. BART police personnel responded to the scene to assist, but the suspect escaped.
At the request of the Oakland Police Department, BPD units responded to the area of 73rd Ave. and MacArthur Blvd. to assist at the scene of an officer-involved shooting in which as many as five Oakland officers were shot, three fatally at the time of this log entry. BPD units assisted with maintaining a perimeter and in searching for the suspect.
The department's Tactical Team was deployed to secure downtown Oakland stations from potential civil unrest and to assist the Oakland Police Department with crowd control during the course of a civil demonstration/protest at Frank Ogawa Plaza. L18
A male subject became combative when contacted by officers for fare evasion. After a brief struggle, the subject was taken into custody for resisting arrest. The subject was transported to Glen Dyer jail where he was booked. 0902-0070 L12.
A sergeant was flagged down by a citizen who reported that he/she witnessed a subject jump over the counter of a grocery store at the intersection of 8th and Oak Streets and attack the proprietor. The sergeant spotted the suspect walking down the street and took him into custody. The incident apparently stemmed from money the suspect owed the store owner. The matter was turned over to the Oakland Police.
A patron was robbed of her purse as she walked to her vehicle parked in lot "A". An adult male grabbed the victim's purse and was able to gain control after a brief struggle. The suspect fled on foot from the scene. Loss was the purse which contained a wallet and cell phone.
BART PD units assisted in the area search for a male juvenile involved in the discharge of a firearm at an automobile. One suspect, a juvenile, was apprehended with a gun in his possession by the Oakland Police.
Officers were flagged down by a person who witnessed a female being dragged and robbed by several juveniles near 14th Street and Broadway Avenue. Officers detained two male juveniles who were positively idenified by the witness. A purse was taken, but not recovered. The case was turned over to Oakland Police. 0901-1532 L12.
Officers responded to Fruitvale Station in response to a report of a man with a small child being chased by two other males. It was later determined that the subject was being chased by two males who tried to take his bicycle and also assaulted him with a knife. The victim was able to point out one of the suspects to BPD officers who took him into custody and turned him over to the Oakland Police.
BPD units happened upon a shooting victim in the middle of the street at 15th and Broadway. BPD units assisted in traffic control and securing the scene while Oakland PD tended to the victim. The victim was shot three times in and about his front waist during an argument/fight with two males.
Officers responded to a report of a fight on board a train. A subject, possibily involved in an earlier altercation at Embarcadero station, fled when spotted by officers who then gave chase. The subject dove off of the platform onto the street at 7th and Chester, sustaining severe injuries as a result. A gun was recovered along with narcotics. The suspect was transported to a local hospital where he was booked in absentia.
While performing a security check of a train at West Oakland station, an officer saw a male adult passenger counting a large quantity of pills. The officer asked the man what he was holding and the suspect replied 'ecstasy'. The suspect was taken into custody and the pills tested positive for methamphetamine. Suspect was booked at Glenn Dyer Jail. 0812-3573. L21.
A 23-year-old female was arrested for battering her 30-year-old former boyfriend, then slashing his hand with a knife. The victim was not seriously injured. The suspect was booked at the Glenn Dyer Jail on battery and assault-with-a-deadly-weapon charges.
Members of the Special Problems Unit (SPU) on-viewed and arrested an adult male for etching into a glass window on the platform level of the station. The amount of damaged caused by the etching qualified the arrest as a felony and the suspect was therefore booked.
An adult male was arrested and booked for resisting arrest when officers attempted to contact him for panhandling. The suspect failed to comply with the officers' verbal commands, challenged them to a fight, and subsequently was physically subdued. 0811/2815. L18
A female patron was robbed at gunpoint in the parking lot. As the victim was reaching into the backseat of her car to get her briefcase, an unknown male adult confronted her from behind and pointed a handgun at her. The suspect forcibly stole the briefcase; he then fled from the area and was not located. The victim was not injured.
In an apparent domestic violence incident, an adult male suspect struck an adult female and tried dragging her into the rest room. When a male station agent intervened, the suspect pushed the agent and fled by bicycle prior to the arrival of responding officers. The female was uncooperative with officers and refused to provide any information.
An adult male was arrested and booked after he continually interfered with officers who arrested his female companion for fare evasion. The subject had to be physically subdued once he became threatening.
An adult female patron reported being the victim of a strongarm robbery as she was walking to her car which was parked a block from the station. Two male juveniles were able to take her purse by force, fleeing on foot into the neighborhood. The victim suffered no injuries and the investigation was turned over to the Oakland Police.