A male subject (Vaughn, Iran, 55, Oakland) was contacted for blocking the aisle while aboard a Pittsburg-bound train. A records check revealed a sex registration violation and an active stay away order from the BART system. The subject was arrested for the sex registration violation and the stay away order. The subject was booked at the Glenn Dyer Jail in Oakland.
An Officer arrested the suspect after he was positively identified by a witness for exposing himself and masturbating in the free area of the station. The suspect was issued a prohibition order and booked into the SF County Jail.
Female victim flagged down officers who were conducting a patrol check of the train regarding a subject, later identified as Nathan MAYERS (53 years old, Pittsburg), who was masturbating. The female placed MAYERS under citizen’s arrest and he was booked into Glen Dyer jail in Oakland.
An officer responded to the station agent’s booth to meet with a female victim who reported a male subject who had off-boarded from a train had reached under her skirt to grab her buttocks. The female described the person as being a Black male adult, 6’, medium build, with a short buzz cut, wearing a light blue t-shirt and dark jeans. The male suspect fled out of the station via the 8th Street stairwell. An area check was conducted and the suspect was not located. L15
A male suspect detained by an officer for fare evasion was placed under arrest, and booked into the county jail, for violating the terms of his sex registrant status. He was then booked into the county jail for the violation.
A female victim reported that she was sexually battered by a male suspect while on the train at some point between the Richmond and North Berkeley Stations. The male (BM, 20s, 5'6", unknown colored hoodie) fled out of the train and out of the North Berkeley Station and was not located.
An officer booked a male suspect at the Hayward Jail for possession of methamphetamine and possession of marijuana for sale. The suspect's identity could not be confirmed, and the officer believed the suspect was providing a false name. The officer requested that the suspect's fingerprints be processed. Jail staff was able to discover the man's true identity through the fingerprint check, and learned that he had three outstanding arrest warrants from Washington, for murder, intimidating a witness and failure to register as a sex offender, held by Seattle PD and the King County Sheriff's Office. The man was booked at Santa Rita Jail for possession of narcotics, possession of marijuana for sale, providing false information to a peace officer, and his outstanding warrants.
The station agent saw a male suspect masturbating at the station and placed him under arrest for the violation. Officers took custody of the suspect, and learned he was also on active probation for a previous sexual offense. The suspect was then issued a prohibition order before booking him into the county for the listed offenses.
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 female reported to the station agent that as she was walking in the parking structure a male suspect came up behind her and grabbed her/sexual battery. The female fell to the ground and the male fled the area on foot. He was not located after an area search. The female victim declined any medical attention. Station video will be requested.
A victim reported that he was sexually assaulted at the station at about 0900 hours. Suspect was a OM about 6’0 tall. Suspect is a Lyft driver. Suspect vehicle is a white vehicle possibly a Toyota or Honda. BART Detectives and ID Technicians were notified and responded to the scene. Video Recovery was also notified and an officer canvassed the neighborhood for possible external surveillance video. The case is still under investigation.
A patron reported seeing a male and female involved in some sort of a dispute in the parking lot near the station entrance. The reporting party believed that the female was in danger and officers responded to check her welfare. On arrival, officers found the male and female involved in sexual activity in the parking lot. Officers determined that the woman had not consented to sex and the male was detained for investigation of possible sexual assault. The on-call detective responded and interviewed both parties. The male was ultimately arrested for rape and was booked at Santa Rita Jail.
A patron reported via email and phone that she was the victim of a sexual battery on 2/9/17, about 1720 hours. A male suspect grabbed the victim's buttocks while she was on the platform. The victim shouted at the suspect, who then attempted to grab her crotch. The victim punched the suspect in the nose, making it bleed. The victim boarded an arriving Daly City bound train and left the station. The suspect was last seen on the platform. The suspect was described as a black male in his 20's, 5'3" tall, wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt with the hood up, and carrying a backpack. The victim was not injured.
The female victim reported that while aboard a train, approaching the station, a black male suspect seated across from her began masturbating. Officers intercepted the train at the station and detained the suspect without incident. Based upon the victim’s citizen’s arrest, the suspect was placed under arrest, issued a prohibition order and booked into the county jail for indecent exposure.
A female victim reported that a male suspect followed her from the parking lot and grabbed her buttocks and genitals. The suspect was described as a Hispanic male, 30-40 years old, 5'5" tall, with a heavy build, wearing a dark blue sweatshirt and dark pants. The suspect was last seen walking toward the Fruitvale Village. Officers responded, but did not locate the suspect in the area.
A female reported that she had been the victim of a sexual assault inside the station restroom. A possible suspect was detained a short distance away from the station. The on-call detective responded to coordinate the investigation. The investigation ultimately determined that the report of a sexual assault was in error. The victim was uncooperative and was ultimately determined to be in need of psychological evaluation/treatment. The male was released without charge, and the female was transported to John George Pavilion for psychiatric treatment.
Officers detained a male suspect for reportedly creating a disturbance aboard a train. A subsequent wants/warrants check revealed an outstanding state parole violation warrant for the suspect's arrest, in addition to an active sex registrant violation. The officers placed the suspect under arrest for the warrant and registration violation, and booked him into the county jail; no one came forward wishing to pursue a complaint against him.
A train operator witnessed a male suspect masturbating while aboard a Millbrae bound train’s lead car. An officer detained the suspect when the train arrived at the station, and subsequently placed him under arrest for performing a lewd act in public per the train operator’s citizen’s arrest. The suspect was issued a prohibition order and booked into the county jail. 1612- 1545 L10
The driver of a Tri-Delta Transit bus reported that a Black male, 40's, tall, thin, would not exit the bus at the end of the route. The driver left the bus and returned a short time later to find the male apparently masturbating under his clothing. The driver exited the bus, but the male chased the victim to a nearby business where she locked herself inside a restroom. Brentwood PD officers responded and detained the suspect. BART officers arrived and conducted a records check on the suspect. The suspect was found to be on court probation. The bus driver positively identified the suspect who was then placed under arrest upon a citizen's arrest by the driver. The suspect was transported to the Martinez Jail for lewd conduct and a probation violation.
A female patron, who often reports being stranded at the end of revenue, called to report that a male suspect walked up behind her and fondled her genitals. Officers responded, but could not locate a suspect or any witnesses. The victim declined medical attention. The case will be forwarded to detectives for follow-up investigation.
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.