Street level, witnesses observed a male drop his wallet, then saw a female suspect pick up the wallet and enter the station. When officers arrived, the suspect was at the ticket vending machines, using the victim's credit card to purchase BART tickets. The suspect was arrested and booked.
An adult and three juveniles were arrested on charges ranging from possession of burglar tools to attempted burglary, attempted auto theft, and possession of a controlled substance after a citizen watched as they gained entry into an automobile in the west parking lot. The adult and two juveniles were booked while the third juvenile was cited to a guardian.
An officer observed a vehicle stopped on the station access road with a driver behind the wheel. The vehicle was listed on the OPD stolen vehicle list. The suspect drove the vehicle away from the station and failed to stop for the officer, who pursued the suspect vehicle onto the nearby 580 freeway, where it crashed. The suspect fled on foot and eluded capture.
An anonymous person reported that a man was breaking into a truck parked in the Barrett-side parking lot. BART police dispatchers were able to view the suspect on camera and direct responding BART police officers to the suspect's location. The suspect was arrested for auto burglary and booked at the Martinez Detention Facility.
Officers observed a female suspect using a credit card to purchase BART tickets at the ticket vending machines. The credit card belonged to someone other than the suspect. Officers detained the suspect, confirmed the card was stolen, then arrested and booked the suspect.
Officer on duty at the Coliseum station observes suspect leave vehicle parked/running unattended in bus zone. Officer starts to run record check, suspect returns stating "I'll move the car". Record check reveals the vehicle to have been stolen this date from San Francisco. Suspect booked at Glen Dyer Jail for 10851 CVC.
BART plainclothes officers observed two male suspects break into a parked vehicle at Coliseum station. The suspects started the vehicle and started to drive away when they were apprehended by the officers. The suspects were booked at Glenn Dyer Jail for vehicle theft. 0703-2755. L21.
Officer on patrol on-viewed two subjects breaking into an automobile with a third acting as a lookout. All three were taken into custody. Statements obtained from one of the suspects led officers to the recovery of two automobiles they had stolen from BART lots. All of the suspects were juvenile males. All were charged with or are being investigated for burglary and attempted auto theft.
An officer detained a suspect who appeared to be casing vehicles in parking lot 'D'. While the officer was speaking with the suspect, a burglary victim contacted the officer to report the burglary to his vehicle which had been parked in lot 'A'. The suspect was found in possession of the victim's car stereo, other property belonging to the victim and burglary tools. The suspect was arrested and booked.
Undercover officers saw an adult male suspect break into a parked vehicle in the San Leandro station parking lot. The suspect was apprehended in the vehicle and was booked at Glenn Dyer Jail for auto burglary.
An officer on patrol observed a female juvenile running into the station. Moments later the officer copied another officer advising that he was assisting Hayward PD on a hit-and-run a block away where the suspect, a female juvenile, fled the scene on foot. The subject observed running into the station matched the suspect description involved in the hit-and-run. The suspect, who was possibly driving a stolen car during the offense, was taken into custody without incident.
A Community Service Officer surveilling the parking lot observed three male juveniles walking through the aisles casing vehicles. As officers responded to the station, the suspects gained entry to a vehicle. Upon seeing the officers, they tried to flee but were all taken into custody. Cited and released to parents.
Personnel conducting a surveillance of the station for auto burglars observed a subject tampering with an automobile then leaving the lot. The suspect was followed into a neighborhood behind the station where he was then observed climbing a fence, then breaking into a tool shed on private property and stealing a tool box. The suspect was arrested and booked for auto tampering and burglary.
A citizen alerted two BART PD officers of a vehicle stopped in the intersection of Watkins and B Streets. The officers found a suspect asleep at the wheel, observed ignition damage and the butt of a handgun protruding from under the suspect's leg. The vehicle had been reported stolen by HPD. When the officers took the suspect in custody, they found the firearm was loaded and there was additional ammunition in the vehicle. The suspect's parole officer was also notified. The suspect was arrested and booked.
An officer observed a vehicle going against one-way traffic in the Bay Fair station lot. While attempting to conduct a traffic stop, the driver and passenger fled the vehicle, later determined to be stolen, and ran from the officer. Other responding officers were able to apprehend the juvenile male suspects nearby. The suspects were booked for auto theft at Alameda County Juvenile Hall. 0701-1451 L21.
An officer observed a suspect loitering in the station parking lot, then observed a burglarized vehicle in the same lot. The officer detained the suspect and found him in possession of property from the burglarized vehicle and burglary tools. The suspect was arrested and booked.
An officer patrolling the lot observed two subjects in a parked vehicle, who immediately jumped out and tried to flee the area. One subject was taken into custody, the other still outstanding but known. They had been tampering with the ignition, attempting to start the vehicle.
A citizen reported an auto burglary in-progress at the West Oakland Station. A foot pursuit ensued upon the arrival of officers. Officers were able to take one of the two male suspects into custody. Age unknown at this time. 0612-3098, L10.
A citizen flagged down a passing officer and reported an auto burglary in-progress in the city of San Leandro. The officer took an adult female suspect into custody and her boyfriend fled the area. The case and suspect were turned over to San Leandro PD.
An F.T.O. and a trainee officer ran the license plate of a speeding vehicle and determined that it had been reported stolen. The officers followed the vehicle to a parking lot near the Hayward BART station. The juvenile suspects, admitted gang members, were arrested after a foot chase. The driver, a male, was booked into juvenile hall for auto theft. The passenger, a female, was cited and released to a parent.
A BART PD K9 was used to assist in the search for a burglar reportedly armed with a rifle and was breaking into cars on E.12th St. Oakland police set up a perimeter adjacent to the Fruitvale station and the K9 searched a creek area near 38th Ave without success. The rifle, which turned out to be a pellet rifle stolen in one of the burglaries, was recovered.
An officer patrolling the parking structure, observed an adult female crawling out of the broken driver window of a pickup truck. The officer detained the suspect, and found her in possession of burglary tools and drug paraphernalia. A second burglarized vehicle was located nearby. Once in custody for the burglaries, the suspect said she was suicidal. The suspect was committed at a local hospital for evaluation, with a subsequent criminal hold.
An alert officer observed an adult male burglarizing a Jeep Cherokee, parked in the Fruitvale Station lot. Officers placed the suspect in custody, then found a second burglarized vehicle in the lot. The suspect was also in possession of the in-dash stereo from the second vehicle, and was subsequently booked at the North County Jail.