Frightened patrons aboard a Pittsburg bound train reported a suspect on-board brandishing a large knife. Officers arrived, recovered a large butcher knife, and placed the combative suspect in custody. The suspect was committed for evaluation.
A car stopped for a registration violation resulted in the driver being arrested and booked on an outstanding no-bail felony warrant. The driver also gave false identification information to the officer and was subsequently charged for that offense and was also held on a felony probation violation.
At 8:00 am two subjects were overheard discussing a bomb that had been planted on a San Francisco bound train. The train was held at the West Oakland Station. The station was evacuated while a search was conducted. Nothing was found. The trains were delayed about one hour. L17
A patron on board an east-bound train approaching West Oakland Station had his laptop computer snatched from his possession by an adult male in his 20's who fled the train/station. Responding units set up a perimeter after the suspect was spotted fleeing into the yards near 9th and Center. UTL.
Plainclothes officers were doing a surveillance at West Oakland station and arrested an adult male for auto burglary. The suspect who used a hammer to break the window of a vehicle was booked at the Glenn Dyer jail for burglary and a parole violation.
BART communications received a call that an adult male was involved in a domestic dispute with an adult female at the Embarcadero Station. The two boarded an East Bay bound train. BART Officers intercepted the train at West Oakland. Both parties were located. The male was determined to be publicly intoxicated and booked at the Santa Rita Jail. The female party was transported to her home in Oakland.