Officer arrested a subject for robbery and battery. The subject took a victim’s cell phone by force and then battered the victim. The subject was ultimately arrested for robbery and battery. A prohibition order was issued. Video requested.
A BART system service worker reported that a male suspect brandished a knife at him and went back up to the platform. The suspect was located by officers and a sergeant, detained at gunpoint and taken into custody without incident. The folding knife was also recovered. The victim identified him as the responsible person and placed him under citizen's arrest for brandishing a weapon. A lieutenant responded to conduct a use of force investigation. The suspect was issued a prohibition order before being booked into the Santa Rita Jail for brandishing a weapon. BART Central was notified of the incident. TSOC was notified.
A train operator reported that as he was passing through the fare gates, a male followed him into the paid area without processing a ticket. The train operator tried to stop the male, who brushed by him and chest bumped him on his way to use the restroom. After using the restroom, the male exited the station and went to the bus zone. A responding officer located him and detained him until the train operator responded and identified him as the person who bumped into him. The train operator, who was not injured, wished to place the male under citizen's arrest for battery. The male was issued a prohibition order and a citation for battery on a transit worker.
A female victim reported that as she walked to her car in the parking structure, two male juveniles approached her, pointed a silver handgun at her, and demanded her belongings. The victim told them that she did not have anything and started to get into her car. One suspect handed the gun to the other suspect and the second suspect pointed the gun at her again. The victim got into her car and the juveniles walked away without any of her property. The victim, who was not injured, called to make the report. An officer at the station located the two juveniles near the station entrance and detained them at gunpoint. After additional officers arrived, the juveniles were handcuffed and one was found to be in possession of a replica firearm. The victim identified them as the two who tried to rob her. The juveniles were issued prohibition orders and booked into juvenile hall for attempted robbery.
Officers arrested a subject for battery on transit property. Incident to arrest, altered BART tickets were found on the subject. The subject was booked at the jail for the above violations and issued a Prohibition Order. An officer took the report.
A female reported a male subject was masturbating on A San Francisco Airport bound train between Pittsburg/Bay Point and North Concord/Martinez stations. The officers contacted the victim aboard the train who positively identified the suspect and placed him under citizen’s arrest. The suspect was on misdemeanor probation out of Alameda County. The suspect was transported to the Martinez Detention Facility where he was booked for indecent exposure and a probation violation. The suspect was also issued a prohibition order prior to being booked into jail.
A group of four males were reportedly involved in an argument on the platform which escalated into a physical fight. One of the male suspects displayed a knife and made stabbing motions toward the victim. The victim was not injured. When officers arrived, the four males were detained. The suspect armed with the knife was placed under arrest for assault with a deadly weapon and booked into the SF Jail. The two other male suspects were identified and issued citations for battery, and released. Although the victim provided a statement to the officers, he was less than cooperative and left the scene. The three suspects were all issued prohibition orders. TSOC was notified.
Patrons reported a male was provoking people and appeared to be mentally unstable at the 12th Street Station. The male was detained and was placed under citizen's arrest for battery. The male also received a prohibition order.
Officers detained a male suspect for fare evasion and located what was found to be a replica firearm on his person. Record checks showed that the man had an outstanding $20,000 arrest warrant for narcotics violations, held by Hayward PD. The man was arrested for his warrant. A search incident to arrest revealed marijuana packaged for sales. The man was booked at Hayward Jail for his warrant, probation violation and possession of marijuana for sale. He was issued a prohibition order.
A station agent and a contract employee reported that a juvenile threw rocks at them and struck them with the rocks. The agent reported that the juvenile and a few of his friends went to the platform. Officers checked the platform and located the juveniles. The battery suspect resisted being detained and tried to walk away. Officers and a sergeant had to physically restrain him. The station agent identified him as the responsible person. It was later determined that the suspect had struck them with candy. Neither employee was injured or requested medical attention. The other two juveniles were identified and released to a responsible adult. The suspect was issued a prohibition order and a citation and transported to be released to an adult family member.
BART and Hayward officers detained a male suspect for reportedly battering his girlfriend in the concourse area of the station. An independent witness identified the suspect as the responsible, and he was placed under arrest for domestic violence. The suspect was then issued a prohibition order and served with an emergency protective order before being booked into the county jail. The victim, who sustained minor-to-moderate arm and facial injuries, was transported to a local hospital for further medical treatment. A sergeant responded to supervise the investigation and approve the arrest.
A female victim called to report that her boyfriend punched, kicked and choked her at the station. While she was on the phone making the report, the suspect returned and battered her again. Responding officers were able to locate a witness, but the victim and suspect were gone. Dispatch had been able to obtain the suspect vehicle license plate via camera. After checking the address of the registered owner, officers located the car and saw the suspect drive the car. An enforcement stop was conducted and the suspect was taken into custody. He was found to be in possession of the victim's cell phone and purse. The victim was later located and transported to be interviewed and medically treated for her injuries. Detectives responded to conduct the interviews/investigation. Once completed, the suspect will be issued a prohibition order, medically cleared and booked into the Santa Rita Jail. He will also be served with an emergency protective order to stay away from the victim.
While aboard a train at the station, a female victim’s cell phone was snatched from her grasp by a male suspect who then ran from the train. The victim chased after the suspect, which in turn captured the attention of a sergeant and officers who were nearby. The sergeant and officers, with the assistance of a Good Samaritan, used physical force to take the suspect into custody. The victim’s phone was recovered and no injuries were sustained by the officers or victim. A lieutenant responded to perform the use of force investigation, and detectives were notified of the arrest. The suspect was subsequently booked into the county jail for grand theft.
A female victim reported being kicked in the head while aboard a Richmond bound train, between the San Leandro and Coliseum BART stations. The female, who suffered a small laceration to her head and was believed to have momentarily lost consciousness, reported the attack was unprovoked. Officers located the suspect at the station, detained him at gunpoint and eventually took him into custody for the assault. The victim was transported to a local hospital to receive medical treatment, while detectives interviewed the suspect. A sergeant responded to approve the arrest and perform the use of force investigation. Subsequently, the suspect was issued a prohibition order and booked into the county jail. Video was requested. 1703-1402 L15/L10
Officers detained two male suspects for battering one another. Further investigation determined the pair was in fact a father and his adult son whose argument escalated when they battered one another while at the station. As a result, both sustained minor visible injuries for which they declined medical attention. Officers placed the two under arrest for battering one another, issued each a prohibition order, and booked them into the county jail. A sergeant responded to approve the arrest.
Officer responded the station to intercept a train on the report of a physical fight involving two female passengers versus male passenger that was reported via elert. The reporting party had advised one of the females had thrown liquid on the male passenger. Investigation revealed the two female passengers were being disruptive on the train by playing loud music and yelling vulgarities. The male passenger asked the two females to turn down the music, which caused them to get into a verbal argument with him. One of the females shook a can of Red Bull toward the male victim and some of the liquid contents spilled on him. The same female then spit onto the male victim and threatened to kill him. When the officer arrived on scene and attempted to detain the female who had battered and threatened the male, she tried to physically resist him. The officer was eventually able to use force to detain the female. While the officer was trying to detain the first female, the second female used force to try to prevent the officer from detaining the first female. The officer was eventually able to detain both females using force. No injuries were reported by any of the involved parties. The male victim signed a citizen’s arrest for the battery against female who had spit on him. The first female was taken into custody for the criminal threats, battery on a transit passenger and resisting arrest. She was also issued a prohibition order. The second female was taken into custody for obstructing an officer/resisting arrest. Both females were booked into the Martinez Detention Facility for their charges. A use of force investigation was conducted by a sergeant who responded to the scene.
An officer responded to a medical call aboard a train. Medical responded and placed the sick person on the gurney. The sick person requested to exit the rig to urinate, which the paramedics complied. The sick person then punched both paramedics as they attempted to place him back onto the gurney. The paramedics then wished to place the sick person under citizen’s arrest for 243(b) P.C., Battery. The sick person was arrested for battery and issued a prohibition order. The suspect was then taken to Redwood City Jail for booking.
A patron reported a male struck another patron, causing injuries. Officers located the male and placed him under arrest for battery and violation of his probation. The male was issued a prohibition order and was booked into jail on the listed charges.
Officers detained a male suspect for battering a female station agent with an empty beverage can. Shortly after the station agent placed the suspect under citizen’s arrest for battery, officers learned the he was also on active probation, a portion of which stipulates he must stay away from BART property. Before he could be booked, however, officers determined the suspect posed a danger to others due to mental health issue so paramedics responded in order to transport him to the county’s mental health facility. Prior to taking the suspect to the facility, and at their discretion, paramedics transported the suspect to the county hospital for medical clearance. Once cleared from the hospital, the suspect will be transported to the mental health facility where he will be placed on a police hold as well; he then be booked for battering the station agent and probation violation. The suspect was issued a prohibition order. The station agent was not injured as a result of the battery and declined medical attention. Similarly, the suspect was not injured nor did he complain of any medical issues.
The station agent reported that a male who had been banging on the door to the employee restroom then spat on the agent as the male left the station. Officers responded and detained the man. The agent made a positive identification of the man, and performed a citizen's arrest. Due to the 12-24 hours booking delay at Santa Rita Jail, the suspect was cited for battery on a transit employee and released. The suspect was issued a prohibition order.
A train operator reported that a male suspect pushed him and threatened to kill him while at the Fremont Station. The suspect boarded a train, but was located at the South Hayward Station. The victim, who was not injured, responded to that location and identified him before placing him under citizen's arrest. The suspect was medically cleared, but deemed to be in need of psychiatric evaluation, so he was transported to John George Pavilion for a psychiatric evaluation with a criminal hold for the listed charges. He was also issued a prohibition order.
Officers responded to a report of a male subject beating a female subject at the station. The officers arrived and located a possible suspect while CSO’s located the victim. Medical responded to treat the victim who suffered from minor injuries and was transported to the Highland Hospital for a pre-existing injury that was allegedly re-aggravated as a result of the battery. Further investigation revealed that the male subject was a dating relationship with the female victim. The suspect was positively identified by the victim. The victim alleged that her boyfriend assaulted and also took some of her property during the incident. The suspect was interviewed by officers. The suspect is to be arrested and booked into North County for domestic violence, robbery, and will additionally be issued a Prohibition Order and an Emergency Protective Order.
An officer attempted to detain a female suspect for fare evasion, but she refused to cooperate by walking away from the officer. The officer then used physical force to restrain the suspect, during which she kicked and spat upon the officer. The on-duty watch commander responded as well and assisted in handcuffing the suspect, along with the assistance of a Good Samaritan. Assisting officers then arrived, followed by two sergeants. Firefighters and paramedics responded in order to tend to the suspect, but she refused medical assistance; the officer did not require medical attention. Subsequently, the suspect was issued a prohibition order and booked into the county jail for battering the officer and resisting arrest.
A train operator was waking up a male who was sleeping on an out of service train when the male jumped up and began swinging at the train operator. One of the punches grazed the chin of the operator. An officer contacted the male, who was still on the train. The train operator, who was not injured and declined medical attention, placed the male under citizen's arrest for battery on a transit employee. The suspect was issued a prohibition order and booked into the Martinez Detention Facility for the battery charge.
Officers intercepted a train that was held at the Lake Merritt Station for a report of a male attempting to stab two victims. Officers located the suspect and detained him. After making suicidal statements, the suspect was placed on an emergency psychological detention, with criminal charges pending. A prohibition order was issued to the suspect.