A female victim reported that a male suspect spat on her at the station. Officers arrived and contacted both parties. The male suspect was identified by the female victim and placed under citizen's arrest for battery. The male was issued a prohibition order before being booked into the Santa Rita Jail for the battery.
A 9 year old female was seated on the train when an adult male sat next to her and began to touch her on the leg and buttocks. A family member of the victim intervened and the victim and her family off boarded the train at the Bay Fair Station to report the crime. The suspect stayed on the train. Officers intercepted the train at the Coliseum Station and detained the suspect in addition to locating at least one other witness to the crime. The victim was transported to the Coliseum Station where she positively identified the suspect. The suspect was transported to the Lake Merritt Station to be interviewed by a detective before being issued a prohibition order and being booked for sexual battery and annoying/molesting a child.
Officers attempted to detain a male suspect for reportedly battering another male at the station. The suspect, however, resisted the officers and a struggle ensued. The officers finally managed to place the suspect in handcuffs, and learned he was also wanted on a $5K narcotics’ warrant held by Pinole Police. The suspect was then issued a prohibition order and booked into the county jail for battery (per the victim's citizen’s arrest), the outstanding warrant and resisting arrest. The involved officers were not injured, nor were the victim and suspect. A sergeant responded to perform the use of force investigation.
A male suspect approached a female victim on the train and tried to intimidate her by standing in close proximity. The male then grabbed her phone from her hand and a struggle ensued. The suspect was able to take the phone and a witness grabbed onto the suspect. The witness was able to subdue him and an off-duty officer assisted by handcuffing him and recovering the phone. The witnesses held onto the suspect until officers arrived and took custody of him. The victim was not injured during the incident. The suspect was issued a prohibition order and transported for medical treatment before being booked into the Santa Rita Jail for robbery. Train video will be requested. Detectives were notified of the arrest.
A victim reported that a male had threatened to kill him and followed him through the train until they both off boarded the train at the Rockridge Station. Officers contacted both parties and discovered that the suspect had a no bail warrant for resisting arrest. The victim placed him under citizen's arrest for the threats, so the suspect was issued a prohibition order before being booked into the Glenn Dyer Jail for criminal threats and the warrant.
Officers arrested a male suspect known to have a court order prohibiting him from the station. While being escorted to the station’s police office, however, the suspect physically resisted and kicked one of the officers before being subdued through physical force. A search of the suspect incident to the arrest revealed drug paraphernalia; and a wants/warrants check revealed an outstanding $3K San Francisco Police FTA warrant for his arrest. The suspect was then issued a prohibition order before being booked in the county jail for: violating the stay away order, battering the officer, possession of drug paraphernalia and the outstanding warrant. A sergeant responded to perform the use of force investigation. The battered officer was not injured.
A BART officer responded to the station regarding a BART train operator’s report of two male suspects fighting one another on the station’s platform. On his arrival, the officer located the suspects and managed to separate them with the eventual assistance of several San Francisco Airport Police Officers. The officer then learned that the suspects were involved in a 3-4 year dating relationship, and had earlier argued over a relationship issue which escalated into a fight between the two; both on the platform and aboard a train. While on the train, one of the suspects (#1) stated he drew a knife as a form of self-defense, but the other suspect (#2) grabbed it and lacerated his own hand. Suspect #2, however, claimed the knife was intentionally used against him. Aside from the train operator who only witnessed the suspects fighting one another, officers were unable to locate any other witnesses. Officers located the involved knife in suspect 1’s possession, while the incident train was searched for potential evidence and video. Subsequently, it was determined the suspects were mutual combatants. It was also determined there was probable cause to believe that suspect #1 assaulted suspect #2 with the knife. Paramedics responded to attend to both suspects as each sustained minor lacerations to their hands; they were medically cleared at the scene. Subsequently, suspect #1 was booked into the county jail for domestic violence and assault with a deadly weapon, while suspect #2 was booked into the county jail for domestic battery. Both suspects, who refused emergency protective orders, were issued BART Police prohibition orders.
A relative of a female juvenile reported that her niece had been reported as a missing runaway a couple of weeks ago from a group home and had since been kidnapped. The relative stated that she obtained information that the female juvenile was in a vehicle with her abductor and that they were en-route to the Coliseum BART Station. The female victim was confirmed as a listed runaway. Officers staged in the area as the victim communicated with her cousin via text updating of her location. An officer spotted the suspect vehicle at the station and stopped it without incident, taking the driver occupant into custody. The female juvenile victim was also located safe in the vehicle. The female victim was in the company of another female adult in the vehicle. A detective interviewed both females and they both admitted that the suspect intended on driving them to the BART station for purposes of prostitution. All parties were transported to the Lake Merritt Station where the victims and suspect were interviewed by a detective. The suspect was also found to be on parole for pimping. The suspect is to be booked into the Santa Rita Jail for pimping, sexual intercourse with a minor, parole violation, and human trafficking. The kidnapping allegation is unsubstantiated at this point. The juvenile female victim was taken to the hospital for a medical examination.
A female passenger reported that she was passing a male on the stairs when the male slapped her in the neck. The suspect fled the station, but was taken detained nearby by responding officers. The victim identified him as the responsible and placed him under citizen's arrest. She also asked for medical attention for a complaint of pain. The suspect was determined to be in need of psychiatric evaluation, so he was issued a prohibition order before being transported to the hospital for evaluation (with a criminal hold for battery on a transit passenger). Once he has been evaluated, he will be booked for the battery charge.
A station agent reported that an adult male suspect slapped him in the chest. The suspect left, but was located by responding officers and the station agent identified him as the responsible party. The suspect then resisted arrest and had to be physically restrained. He was issued a prohibition order before being booked for the listed charges. No one requested medical attention as a result of the suspect's actions.
A female suspect confronted the station agent and entered the booth. The suspect pushed, kicked and hit the agent before the agent was able to close the booth door. The suspect walked away, but was detained by responding officers about two blocks from the station. The agent positively identified the suspect and made a citizen's arrest for battery. The agent was not injured. The suspect was booked at the San Mateo County Jail and was issued a prohibition order.
The station agent was slapped in the face several times by a male patron. Officers responded and detained the man. The agent made a citizen's arrest. The man was arrested and booked at the San Mateo County Jail. The agent declined medical attention. The suspect was issued a prohibition order prior to booking.
Witnesses reported that two males were fighting near the station entrance. Officers responded and detained the suspect near the Greyhound station. The victim made a positive identification of the suspect and placed him under citizen's arrest. The victim suffered a lump to his head, but declined medical attention. The suspect was arrested and booked at Santa Rita Jail for battery. The suspect was issued a prohibition order prior to booking.
Passengers reported a sexual battery on the train. An officer intercepted the train and noticed that multiple passengers had the suspect detained. The officer contacted the victim, witnesses and the suspect and determined that the male suspect was seen rubbing his groin (clothed, but grinding) against the female victim. He was placed under citizen's arrest by the victim. He was issued a prohibition order and booked into the San Francisco County Jail for sexual battery. Train car video will be requested.
Passengers reported a female suspect screaming on the train. The suspect struck another female passenger in the side of the head with the suspect's shoe (unprovoked). Passengers and the victim pointed out the suspect to the officer at the Walnut Creek Station. The female suspect was placed under citizen's arrest by the victim and taken into custody. The suspect resisted arrest and had to be physically restrained. The victim did not have visible injuries and declined medical assistance. The female suspect was issued a prohibition order before being booked into the Martinez Detention Facility for battery and resisting arrest.
A passenger reported two males fighting in front of the station. Dispatch was able to pull up the cameras and saw one of the males kick the other in the head area, possibly knocking him unconscious. Officers arrived and detained the adult male suspect. The victim was conscious when contacted and refused to cooperate with the investigation. Medical assistance was called for him and he was examined, but refused further treatment. Officers located an independent witness who said that the suspect had kicked the victim in the head area several times during the fight. The suspect was issued a prohibition order and placed under arrest for assault with a deadly weapon. Detectives were notified of the arrest, but the suspect refused to provide a statement, so he was booked into the Santa Rita Jail for assault with a deadly weapon and a probation violation.
A female victim reported that a male suspect approached her while she was in the bus zone waiting for a bus. The male began talking to her and eventually demanded her bag. She was able to hold onto the bag, but he spat in her face. She pushed him away and he began punching her in the face and on the head and then fled the area on foot. Responding officers were not able to locate him. Medical assistance was called for the victim who had cuts on her head and face, along with a swollen eye. She was transported for treatment and had stitches/staples to close her wounds. A short while later, a bus driver called to report that the suspect had returned to the station. Fremont PD officers arrived within minutes and detained him. The victim, who was being released from the hospital, was transported back to the station, where she positively identified the suspect. The suspect was issued a prohibition order and booked into the Santa Rita Jail for attempted robbery and felony battery. Detectives were notified of the arrest and will attempt to interview him at the jail. Station video will be requested.
San Ramon Police reported having responded to a residence in their city regarding a domestic violence incident which was determined to have occurred earlier, at the Dublin/Pleasanton station. A BART Police Officer responded to the residence where he met with San Ramon Officers, as well as the involved husband and wife. Further investigation by the BART officer revealed the husband/suspect struck his wife/victim three times on her left arm with his elbow as the couple argued in their vehicle at the station. The officer then placed the suspect under arrest for domestic violence without incident, booked him into the Alameda County jail, at Santa Rita, and issued him a prohibition order. The victim, who suffered no visible injuries, refused medical attention. 1610-1554 L22/L10
Passengers reported a male playing loud music on the train. Officers intercepted the train and contacted the male suspect, who was determined to have a $5,000 warrant for burglary. A search of his person revealed numerous pieces of ID belonging to other people. He was also in possession of prescription pills packaged for sale. No one wished to make a complaint for the original violation, so he was issued a prohibition order and booked into the Glenn Dyer Jail for misappropriation of lost property, possession of narcotics for sale and the warrant.
An officer contacted a male suspect for fare evasion. He male tried to walk away from the officer and then took a swing at the officer. The officer was able to grab onto him and place him in handcuffs with the help of arriving Berkeley PD officers. The suspect was found to have a no bail warrant for possession of stolen property. He was issued a prohibition order, cited for fare evasion and booked into the Glenn Dyer Jail for resisting arrest, assault on an officer, the warrant and a probation violation.
Patrons called in to report a male trying to choke a female on a bus at the park and ride. Antioch PD officers arrived and detained the male suspect. BART officers arrived and located two victims and multiple witnesses, who were all interviewed. One victim stated that she was on the bus when the suspect approached her from behind and tried to choke her with a shoelace. She was able to get her hands under the shoe lace, which prevented her from being choked. The second victim intervened and the suspect attempted to grab her phone and then grabbed her on the buttocks. Both victims are juveniles. The suspect then off-boarded the bus and threatened other passengers before he was detained by Antioch PD officers. The suspect, who was unwilling to give any information, was medically cleared before being issued a prohibition order and booked into the Martinez Detention Facility for assault with a deadly weapon, attempted grand theft, sexual battery and child abuse.
Officers were flagged down on a report of an unprovoked battery that had just occurred. The victim went with officers and the suspect was located on the platform. The victim made a citizen's arrest and the man was arrested for battery. The suspect was issued a prohibition order and was booked at Glenn Dyer Jail for battery.
A female victim reported a male suspect masturbating on the train. Officers intercepted the train and contacted both the victim and suspect. The victim placed the suspect under citizen's arrest. The suspect was found to be in possession of concentrated cannabis (wax). He was issued a prohibition order and booked into the San Francisco County Jail for indecent exposure and possession of concentrated cannabis.
An officer contacted an adult male for fare evasion and the male tried to walk away from the detention. When told he was not free to leave, the male continued to try and leave the area. A physical struggle ensued and he was taken to the ground before being handcuffed. He was issued a prohibition order and a citation for fare evasion and booked into the Glenn Dyer Jail for resisting arrest. A sergeant responded to conduct a use of force investigation.
While clearing an out-of-service train at the station, a train operator awakened a white male suspect who acted erratic and then battered the operator. An officer responded and safely detained the suspect, who was also too intoxicated to care for himself. The train operator, who was not injured and did not require medical attention, placed the suspect under citizen’s arrest for battery. The suspect was then issued a prohibition order and booked into the county jail for battering the train operator and public intoxication.