A victim reported a male creating a disturbance on the train who also brandished a knife. Officers intercepted the train and contacted the male suspect and the victim. The suspect was found to be on probation and was also in possession of a knife. The victim identified him and placed him under citizen's arrest for brandishing the knife. The male suspect was issued a prohibition order and booked into the Santa Rita Jail for brandishing a knife and a probation violation.
A train operator reported a male masturbating in the lead car of her train. Officers contacted the male at the Del Norte Station and the train operator identified him as the responsible person. She placed him under citizen's arrest for indecent exposure. A records check revealed a $10,000 warrant for possession of drug paraphernalia. The male was issued a prohibition order and then booked into the Martinez Detention Facility for indecent exposure and the warrant.
A female victim was seated near the train door using her iPhone 6 as the train pulled into the Colma station. A female suspect grabbed her phone from her hands and tried to flee. The victim tried to retain the phone and a struggle ensued. The suspect was able to get the phone and fled out of the station. The victim reported the crime and as she was waiting for officers, the suspect re-entered the station and then fled into the neighborhood. Responding officers located the suspect and detained her. She admitted to taking the phone and was found to be in possession of it. The victim, who was not injured, identified her as the responsible person. The phone was returned to the victim. The suspect was issued a prohibition order and booked into San Mateo juvenile hall for robbery.
A witness reported a male punched a female and was choking her at the Walnut Creek Station. Officers responded, located the male and detained him. The victim and witnesses were interviewed and the male was placed under arrest for domestic violence. The male was issued a prohibition order and was booked at the Martinez Detention Facility. The victim was given an emergency protective order and a victim information packet.
Two officers contacted an adult male for fare evasion. The male tried to walk away and had to be physically restrained. He was found to be in possession of an unloaded 22 caliber pistol. The male was issued a prohibition order and a citation for fare evasion. He was booked into the Glenn Dyer Jail for being a felon in possession of a gun and resisting arrest. TSOC was notified of the firearm recovery (TSA-05-13234-16).
Officers contacted two adult females for reportedly fighting one another in the concourse area of the station. Further investigation by the officers, which included an independent witness account, identified one of the females as the primary aggressor after she perceived flirtatious behavior directed at her boyfriend by the second female/victim. The victim, who was not injured, placed the suspect under citizen’s arrest for battery. The suspect was issued a prohibition order before being booked into the county jail.
A sergeant was boarding a train at the station when passengers called out to him to report a fight on the train. The sergeant located the involved parties, who had stopped fighting. A witness and the victim reported that the suspect pushed and threatened the victim. When the victim pushed the suspect away, the suspect brandished a knife at the victim and threatened to cut him. The sergeant recovered a knife from the suspect. The suspect was interviewed before being placed under citizen's arrest for battery and brandishing a knife. He was issued a prohibition order and booked into the San Francisco County Jail for battery and brandishing a knife.
A station agent reported that he was hit by a female passenger after they were involved in a ticket dispute and that he had the female detained in the station agent's booth. When officers arrived, the female passenger also claimed that the station agent battered her with the emergency exit gate. Each wanted place the other under citizen's arrest for battery. Neither party was injured. Each party was issued a citation for battery (based on the other party's citizen arrest) and issued a prohibition order. Station video was requested and reviewed by the investigating officer.
A female victim reported that a female suspect attempted to take her cell phone, but the victim fought back and was able to retain the phone. The suspect jumped down onto the track way and went to another platform, but later crossed back over the tracks to return to an awaiting train. Trains were held out of the station and power was taken down until officers detained her and located the victim and a witness. The victim was not injured as a result of the incident. The suspect was interviewed with the assistance of detectives, issued a prohibition order and then booked into the Santa Rita Jail for attempted robbery and interfering with a rail operation.
Two patrons reported that a male suspect tried to rob them of their cell phone and belongings while on the train. The suspect was described as a black male 35-40 years old, wearing a plaid shirt, camouflage jacket and carrying a stick. The suspect remained on the train to the SF Airport. Officers responded and located the victims at San Bruno Station. SFPD officers located a male matching the suspect description in Courtyard G and detained him. The victims reported that they had fallen asleep on the train and awoke to find the suspect going through their belongings. They challenged the suspect, who punched the male victim and then brandished a knife at the victims. The victims positively identified the suspect and he was arrested for attempted robbery. He was issued a prohibition order and was booked at the San Mateo County Jail.
A victim reported that about 5-8 black male juveniles stole his cell phone while on the platform. The victim tackled the suspect who took his phone and the other suspects punched the victim and rescued the suspect. The suspects fled the station to UN plaza. The primary suspect was described as a black male wearing a red Stanford sweatshirt. The phone could not be tracked. A short time later, five juveniles matching the suspect description were seen on the platform. The suspects were detained without incident and the victim positively identified all five as the ones who stole his phone. All five suspects were arrested for robbery. They were issued prohibition orders and were ultimately booked at the SF Juvenile Hall for conspiracy and robbery.
Officers were dispatched to the bus zone of the station for a report of an assault that had just occurred. Upon arrival they contacted three subjects, one whom said that a male subject had swung a wooden board at him after he refused to leave the area that he claimed was his. The subject did not make contact, but did take several swings at him. Two independent witnesses stood by and corroborated the male victim's story. The subject was placed under arrest for assault with a deadly weapon. A record check also revealed that he had two outstanding warrants totaling $10K. The suspect was transported to the Redwood City Jail and issued a Prohibition Order. There were no injuries to the victim.
A male suspect approached a BART system service worker and struck him in the throat/neck with a chain (unprovoked and without warning). The male suspect then went up to the platform and boarded a train. Officers located the male on the train and took him into custody. The chain was recovered from him. The victim, who had redness on his neck, declined to have medical respond to the scene, but sought his own medical attention later. The suspect was issued a prohibition order and booked into the Santa Rita Jail for assault with a deadly weapon.
A boyfriend and girlfriend were involved in a dispute at the station and the male threw a cell phone at the female, striking her in the forearm. Officers arrived and contacted both parties. The female was not injured, but was given an emergency protective order. The male was taken into custody, given a prohibition order and booked into the Glenn Dyer Jail for domestic battery.
A male victim reported that a male suspect threw a small glass bottle at him, which narrowly missed him, after he saw the suspect masturbating near the station’s bicycle racks. An officer responded and safely arrested the suspect, who was positively identified as the responsible. A sergeant also responded, and approved the arrest. The suspect, who was issued a prohibition order, was then booked into the county jail for indecent exposure and assault w/ a deadly weapon. The victim was not injured during this incident, and the officer requested station video.
Officers intercepted a Daly City train for report of a male battering a female on the train. Officers located the male suspect and placed him under arrest for domestic battery. He was booked at the SF County Jail and was issued a prohibition order.
A male and female were reported to be in a dispute on the platform. The male was seen on CCTV shoving the female onto a train. Officers arrived and detained both parties. The investigation determined that the male had battered the female, who was the mother of his child. The victim was uncooperative and denied any injury. The male was arrested for misdemeanor domestic violence. Incident to arrest a small quantity of suspected methadone was found on his person. The male was booked at the Martinez Detention Facility for domestic violence and possession of narcotics. He was issued a prohibition order prior to booking. The victim refused an EPO.
A station agent reported that some juveniles fare evaded at the station and when she called them back to purchase tickets, one of the male juveniles challenged her to come out of the booth, so he could "shoot her." Officers responded and contacted the juveniles. The agent identified the one who made the threat. The agent placed him under citizen's arrest for making the threat and he was taken into custody. The juvenile was eventually issued a prohibition order and cite/released to his parent.
The station agent called to report a male who had fare evaded and threatened to return to the station and harm her. An officer arrived and contacted the male suspect. The agent placed the male under citizen's arrest for fare evasion and making the threats. The male was transported to Redwood City Jail to be booked for the threats. During the transport, he began banging his head and had to be placed in the WRAP device. A sergeant responded to conduct a user of force investigation. The male was ultimately issued a prohibition order before being booked into the Redwood City Jail for making criminal threats.
Officers responded to a report of a disturbance in the bus zone of the Hayward Station. The male suspect was located and detained. The male had a court order prohibiting him from contacting the victim and he made criminal threats to harm the victim. The male was placed under arrest for violation of a court order and criminal threats. The male was booked at the Hayward jail and was issued a prohibition order.
An officer contacted a truant juvenile male at the station. The mother responded to take custody of the juvenile, but instead hit him in the face in front of the officer, causing his nose to bleed. The officer took the mother into custody for willful injury to a child. The juvenile was treated at the scene and eventually released to another family member. The mother was transported via ambulance to the hospital to be cleared for a prior medical condition. Once cleared, she will be issued a prohibition order and booked into the Santa Rita Jail for the child abuse charge. CPS was notified of the case.
Two Hispanic males got involved in a dispute with two black males in the station bus zone. One of the Hispanic males reportedly brandished a handgun. The two Hispanic males left the station in a vehicle, which was stopped by Concord PD units a short distance away. During a consent search of the car, a pellet gun and a quantity of Xanax pills were found. One suspect was cited for brandishing a replica firearm and was issued a prohibition order. The other suspect was cited for possession of medication without a prescription.
A male called to report that his girlfriend was creating a disturbance at the station and had wrapped a phone cord around her own neck in an attempt to harm herself. Officers arrived and contacted both parties. The female suspect had hit her boyfriend in the arm and was found to have a $20,000 warrant for her arrest. She was also in need of psychiatric evaluation, so she was issued a prohibition order before being transported via ambulance to John George Pavilion for evaluation with a criminal hold for the warrant and domestic violence charge. She will be issued a prohibition order and transported to be booked once she is cleared of the psychiatric hold. The male victim was not injured and declined medical attention.
Patrons reported a male striking a female on a train holding at the station. Officers responded and contacted the male suspect, the female victim (girlfriend of the suspect) and witnesses. The victim did not want to cooperate with the investigation and had no visible injuries, but witnesses identified the male suspect and gave statements to the officers that the male had battered the female. The victim refused medical aid and/or an emergency protective order. She was offered domestic violence reference material. The suspect was issued a prohibition order before being booked into the Redwood City Jail for domestic violence. The incident resulted in a 25 minute train delay.
A victim reported a male masturbating on the train approaching West Oakland Station. Officers intercepted the train at the station and contacted the suspect. The victim identified him as the responsible and placed him under citizen's arrest for indecent exposure. The male was issued a prohibition order and booked into the Glenn Dyer Jail for indecent exposure.