Juventino Lopez-Ortiz (25 years old, Oakland) was arrested for 459 P.C., 1203.2(a) P.C. and 3455(a) P.C. at the Oakland Shops (101-E. 8th Street, Oakland). Ortiz was booked at the Glenn Dyer Jail.
A suspect (Black male, 30s, 5'7") defeated the lock on the station agent's booth located at the secondary end of the Embarcadero Station. The suspect entered the booth and removed a cell phone from the lost and found. The suspect fled after being confronted by a system service worker.
A victim called to report that his black Specialized bike was taken from one of the bike lockers between 1030-1830 hours. There was no sign of any damage to the locker, so it is unknown how the bike was taken.
A manager reported the bike structure at the Ashby Station was burglarized and three bikes were stolen. One victim came forward to report his Citizen foldable bike was stolen from the structure. An officer completed a report.
A construction supervisor reported that between 1730 hours on 9/20 and 0700 hours on 9/21 two tool boxes containing approximately $10,000 in tools were taken from their secure construction site. The suspect(s) unlatched the fencing to gain entry.
A BART contractor reported that three separate equipment storage containers at the Whipple Yard had been burglarized sometime between the hours of 1700 on 8/13 and 0700, today's date. An unknown suspect(s) cut the lock off of the main gate to access the yard and then proceeded to cut the locks to the three containers. A Ford F-650 flatbed truck with a small Bob Cat on the bed was taken. The investigating officer took photos and collected the locks as evidence. The containers were unable to be processed because contractors had already contaminated the scene. At the time of this entry, it appears that there is a few thousand dollars in property loss. The truck and Bob Cat were later located and a stolen/recovery report was taken.
Late telephone report. A patron called to report that on 5/6/16 at 07:00, he locked his bicycle in a BikeLink locker at the Lafayette Station. Upon his return on 5/9/16 at 07:00, the patron discovered that the locker was open and the bicycle was missing. There were no signs of forced entry, but the screen on the locker displayed "abandoned". A report was made to BikeLink, but there was no record of removing the patron's bicycle.
A patron placed a bicycle in locker #16 on 6/13/16 at 10:00 and returned at 18:40 to find the locker empty. There was no sign of forced entry and the patron is unsure if the locker was properly secured.
A patron reported a male was casing vehicles and possibly was tampering with car door locks at the Walnut Creek Station. Officers located the male in the parking structure and detained him. The male was on parole and was in possession of car keys. He was placed under arrest for violation of probation and possession of burglary tools. The reporting party did not place the male under citizen's arrest for tampering with vehicles. The male was booked at the Martinez Detention Facility.
The station agent called to report two males possibly cutting locks on bicycles at the station. A witness saw the male suspects go up to the platform and discard some tools in the garbage can. Officers contacted the males and detained them. The burglary tools were recovered from the trash can on the platform. Both suspects were identified and taken into custody for burglary (entered the structure with the intent to commit theft) and possession of burglary tools. They were transported to the Lake Merritt Police Facility and detectives were notified of the arrest. One suspect gave a statement admitting to being in possession of the tools and trying to take bikes. The other suspect refused to give a statement. One suspect (juvenile) was cited to a parent and the adult male suspect was booked into the Glenn Dyer Jail for burglary and possession of burglary tools.
A male suspect was reported to be possibly breaking into bike lockers at the station. Officers responded and detained the man. The officers were unable to establish a crime, but record checks showed that he had an outstanding $5,000 arrest warrant for vandalism and domestic violence, held by San Ramon PD. The man was arrested for his warrant and booked at Glenn Dyer Jail.
The following vehicles were burglarized while parked at the station: • 2002 blue Chevrolet Suburban, east lot #1223. Driver’s door lock punch, no loss. Time element 0600-1505 hours. • 2005 white Chevrolet Tahoe, west lot #277. Driver’s door lock punched and attempted to steal. Time element 0730-1625 hours • 2007 silver Chevrolet Silverado, east lot #993. Driver’s door lock punched, women’s leather handbag ($90) and attempted to steal. Time element 0705-1816 hours. • 2002 beige Chevy Silverado, east lot #1052. Unknown door cheat, Kenwood stereo, speakers and amplifier ($3000), music cds. Time element 0700-1845 hours. All vehicles were processed for prints but no prints were located.
A patron reported that their blue Bianchi Eros women's bike was stolen from the lockers above the station between 11/12/15 at 0834 hours to today at 1855 hours. An unknown suspect used a pry tool to force the side panel off the locker to gain access to the bike.
An officer on patrol discovered two burglarized vehicles at the Pittsburg Station. Vehicle #1: silver 2005 Chevy Aveo sustained a broken drivers side window smash. Vehicle #2: 2012 dark grey Toyota Camry sustained a front passenger window smashed. Unknown loss for both vehicles and a business card was left with each vehicle to report a loss. The vehicles were processed for prints but with negative results.
A BART employee reported a BART truck was burglarized while it was parked on 40th Street, between 1230-0345 hours. The rear passenger window was smashed out and a backpack was taken from inside the truck. No prints were located on the vehicle.