A male suspect (Eric Blackmon, 30 years, Hayward) battered a passenger after the passenger refused to give him money, due to aggressive panhandling. Blackmon fled but an officer located him and he was detained. The victim identified Blackmon and placed him under citizen's arrest for aggressive panhandling and for Battery on a transit passenger. The officer violated Blackmon's probation and he was booked into Santa Rita Jail. Blackmon was issued a prohibition order.
A station agent was pushed by a male juvenile. The male juvenile was detained by officers and positively identified by the agent, who placed him under citizen’s arrest for battery. There were no injuries. The suspect was placed under arrest for battery, issued a BART prohibition order and booked at San Francisco Juvenile Hall.
A patron reported being struck about the face multiple times while in De Long Street parking lot at the Daly City Station. A witness provided a description of the suspect. The suspect fled the station in a vehicle before police arrived.
A patron reported she was slapped and her cell phone was taken aboard a Warm Springs Train at the Civic Center Station. The victim provided a suspect description. The suspect fled from the train before police arrived.
Witnesses reported two males involved in a fight. Officers detained both parties and determined that the two males were involved in a dating relationship. The primary aggressor was found to have an outstanding $50,000 arrest warrant for narcotics violations, held by Hayward PD. The man was arrested for domestic violence and his warrant and was booked at Santa Rita Jail.
On todays date, a reporting party advised that he saw a suspect from a previous assault case. Officers located the suspect and took him into custody. The suspect was taken to jail for the above violations and given a prohibition order.
Witnesses reported that a male suspect may have battered patrons. No victims wished to make a complaint. However, record checks showed that the man had an active stay-away order from all BART stations, and was on probation for battery. The man was arrested and booked at the Martinez Detention Facility.
Witnesses reported a male and female in a fight near the ticket machines. The male pushed the female to the floor, and she suffered minor head injuries. Officers detained the male and ultimately arrested him for domestic violence. The female was transported to a local hospital for treatment. The male was issued a prohibition order and was booked at the SF County Jail.
A male suspect attempted to take a suitcase from a male victim while on the platform. The victim attempted to stop the suspect from taking the luggage and the suspect punched him in the face. A short fight ensued and other witnesses intervened to help the victim maintain possession of the suitcase. The victim suffered minor facial injuries during the incident. Officers were able to detain the suspect without incident and discovered that he was in possession of suspected rock cocaine and a crack pipe. He was issued a prohibition order and booked into the Martinez Detention Facility for attempted robbery and possession of narcotics and drug paraphernalia. The victim was treated on scene for his minor injuries.
Witnesses reported that a male and female were involved in a physical fight on the Pittsburg bound train. The train was held at Walnut Creek while officers responded. Officers detained both parties on the concourse, and ultimately determined that the female was the primary aggressor. She was arrested for domestic violence and was booked at the Martinez Detention Facility. The train was delayed about 11 minutes.
A male victim was seated on a train when a male suspect (BM, late 30s, 6', muscular, grey shirt, tan shorts, black shoes) hit him in the head with an unknown metal object. The suspect also punched and kicked the victim before fleeing the train and running out of the station. According to the victim and witnesses, the attack was unprovoked. The suspect was not located. The victim was treated for a laceration to his head and transported to the hospital via ambulance with non-life threatening injuries.
BART and Brentwood officers responded to a report of a male and female fighting in the parking lot. The male fled, but was located by Brentwood officers a short distance away. Officers determined that the male had battered the female victim following an argument. The male was arrested for domestic violence. A search of his person revealed a quantity of suspected marijuana and methamphetamine. Officers obtained a protective order for the female, who was not injured. The male was issued a prohibition order and was booked at the Martinez Detention Facility for domestic violence and possession of narcotics.
Officers were dispatched to the station for a report of a battery against a BART employee. The officers searched the area for the suspect who was described as a Black female, 25 years old, with black curly hair to her shoulders reddish blonde hair with ponytail in a puffball shape, light bluish green jacket, and with a 5 year old child. The suspect was in the company of another subject who was described as a light skinned other female in her twenties with blond hair. The officers searched the area for the suspect with negative results.
A suspect swung a crutch at the victim's head but missed. When the victim dodge the crutch, they fell to the ground and injured their leg. The suspect (Benjamin Horton, 27 years, Pleasanton) fled but was later located near the station. The victim positively identified Horton as the suspect. Horton was booked into the Martinez Detention Facility on Assault with a deadly weapon and was issued a prohibition order. Detectives were advised of the case.
Officers responded to a report of two males beating a male victim at the Del Norte Station. Officers arrived and determined a male suspect (Lawrence Harvey, El Cerrito, 46 years) struck the victim with a large stick causing head and shoulder injuries. Harvey was placed under arrest, was issued a prohibition order and was booked into the Martinez Detention Facility. The second male was identified, but his role in this case is under investigation.
Two suspects attempted to rob a female victim of her cell phone in the east parking lot. The suspects brandished a BB gun and attempted to take the phone. The victim was knocked down, but retained possession of her phone. The suspects fled into the surrounding area and were not located.
A male victim reported that he was punched and kicked by 3-4 male suspects (BMs, late teens, hoodies, no further description) while on the train. They then took his iPhone and lap top computer before running out of the train and out of the station. The suspects were not located. The victim was transported to the hospital via ambulance for treatment of facial cuts and swelling.
A male victim reported that three suspects attempted to forcibly take his cell phone while on the platform. The victim kept his phone and called police. Responding officers detained three juvenile suspects, who were positively identified by the victim. The suspect were arrested for attempted robbery and were booked at the San Mateo County Juvenile Hall.
Witnesses reported that a male and female were involved in a dispute in the station. Officer arrived and detained both parties. The investigation revealed that the male was the primary aggressor, and he was ultimately arrested for domestic violence. The male was booked at Glenn Dyer Jail.
A male patron reported that a male suspect slashed his neck with a knife while on the platform. The assault appeared to be unprovoked. The suspect was described as a Hispanic male in his 40's, wearing a blue sweatshirt and jeans. Responding officers were unable to locate the suspect in the station or surrounding area. The victim was transported to a local hospital for treatment of his injuries, which are not life threatening.
An adult male suspect (BM, 6'2", flat top hair, white t-shirt, black jacket and white pants) became involved in a verbal dispute with an adult male victim at the station and punched him, knocking him to the ground. The suspect then kicked the victim multiple times, resulting in injuries to the victim. The suspect fled on foot and was not located. The victim was transported to the hospital for treatment. Station video will be requested.
An officer and a sergeant were conducting a patrol check of the platform at the station when they observed a male subject who appeared to be looking for his dropped cellular telephone. When the officers went to assist, another passenger directed them to another male who reportedly slapped the phone out of the hand of the male they had seen looking for his phone on the platform. The officers went to detain the male subject who initially didn’t comply with their verbal commands and in fact threw suspected marijuana onto the nearby escalator. When the officer and sergeant grabbed onto his arms, he physically resisted their attempts to place him into handcuffs. The officers pulled the male onto the ground and eventually secured him in handcuffs. Once handcuffed, the subject stopped physically resisting and the officers were able to conduct their investigation. The officers determined the male had battered the other passenger who wished to place him under arrest for the battery. The male subject was transported and booked into Glenn Dyer jail.
Officers intercepted a Dublin/Pleasanton bound train at the West Oakland station after someone reported a Hispanic male creating a disturbance on the train. When the train arrived, passengers flagged down the officer and directed him to the male. The officer determined the male subject was intoxicated and unable to care for himself. The male subject was taken into custody and placed into the back seat of a patrol vehicle. While seated in the back seat, the male subject was able to maneuver the handcuffs to the front of his body. When officers attempted to remove him from the vehicle to handcuff him behind his back, the subject began to fight with the officers. An officer was punched in the face by the subject and several other officers who were on scene assisted in controlling the male subject. The officers and the sergeant who were on scene eventually placed the male subject onto the ground and used force to secure him in the WRAP device. The subject was transported and booked into Santa Rita jail.
A victim reported being kicked by a male suspect while aboard the train approaching West Oakland Station. Officers located the suspect after he left the train and the station and detained him. The victim responded and identified him as the person who kicked him before placing him under citizen’s arrest. The victim suffered soreness to his lower leg, but declined medical attention. The suspect was issued a prohibition order before being booked into the Santa Rita Jail for battery on a transit passenger.