A victim reported her necklace was stolen while aboard a Daly City bound train that was stopped at Fruitvale. The suspect (Alan Salneron, 19 years, Oakland) stayed on the train and officers intercepted the train at Lake Merritt. Salneron was located on the train and after a short foot pursuit, was taken into custody. The victim positively identified Salneron and her necklace was recovered. Salneron was booked into the Glenn Dyer Jail.
A victim reported her laptop was taken from her while aboard a Dublin bound train that was stopped at the Fruitvale Station. The suspect was described as a Black male, 20 years, 5'11", wearing a grey hoodie with the hood covering his head.
A victim reported that a male suspect (Black male, 15 years old, 5'6", heavy set, hair in twists, blue denim jacket, blue jeans) snatched her Iphone 6 plus from her hand while at the Powell Station. The suspect boarded a Daly City train. The victim followed the suspect and attempted to negotiate the return of the phone with negative results. The suspect exited the train at the Civic Center Station and fled on foot.
9/14,17, 0903 hours Officers were contacted by a victim of a theft at the Embarcadero Station. The victim pointed out a suspect (Jolesa Alexander, 25 years, San Francisco) who was detained. Officers were contacted by a second victim and Alexander was booked for two counts of theft at the San Francisco County Jail.
A victim reported that a male subject had taken their wallet and cell phone while on board a train. A description of a similar subject had attempted to to steal another patron's bag earlier, but was unsuccessful. That incident also occurred on a train at the West Oakland Station. The suspect is described as a black male adult, wearing a black jacket (possibly leather)), black shirt, curly hair, and sweating profusely. Officers searched for the suspect with negative results. Train/station videos are to be requested.
A male suspect snatched money from a victim's hand. Responding officers had to physically subdue the suspect. The victim declined to make a complaint. The suspect was booked at the SF County Jail for resisting arrest and was issued a prohibition order.
A patron reported she was slapped and her cell phone was taken aboard a Warm Springs Train at the Civic Center Station. The victim provided a suspect description. The suspect fled from the train before police arrived.
A patron reported that his MacBook laptop was snatched from his hand by two suspects, one of whom was in possession of a stun gun. The suspects were described as black males, 15-17 years old. The suspects fled toward 7th and Chester Streets and were not located by responding officers.
A patron reported that a male suspect snatched his iPhone and fled from the train. The suspect was described as a black male, 5'10" tall, wearing a red hooded sweatshirt. The suspect fled to the street and was not located by responding officers.
A juvenile suspect snatched a cell phone from a victim aboard a Dublin bound train at the Castro Valley Station. The victim chased the suspect but lost them. A responding officer located the suspect near the station and he was detained. The suspect was positively identified by the victim who recovered his phone. The juvenile was placed under arrest for theft from a person.
A suspect snatched a Victim's hand aboard a Pittsburg bound bound train and fled from the MacArthur Station. Officers searched the area but were unable to locate the suspect. The suspect was described as a Black female, 20's, lighter complexion, 506 and wearing a black hoodie.
Victim reported a black male adult grabbed his cellular telephone from his hands while aboard a Dublin/Pleasanton bound train as it was approaching the West Oakland Station. The black male was described as being approximately 25-30 years of age, heavy set, wearing a black tank top and dark colored pants or shorts. The black male adult fled the train upon the arrival at the station with two black females.
Two victims reported that a suspect stole their cell phones. Officers detained a male matching the suspect description in the nearby shopping area. The suspect was in possession of one of the stolen phones, and admitted that he took both phones. He was on probation for theft. The suspect was arrested and booked at Glenn Dyer Jail for theft from person and probation violation.
The on-duty station agent called in to report a physical altercation between an Asian female and a Black male in the free area of the station. The agent reported the female was claiming the male juvenile stole her phone while she was on a Millbrae bound train. Officers responded and contacted both parties who had returned to the station agent’s booth. Officers determined the male juvenile had not taken the female’s phone, however he was reportedly with person who had grabbed the phone from victim’s hands. The male juvenile denied knowing the suspect who took the female’s phone, but was found to be in possession of an airsoft gun. The male juvenile detained was later issued a citation for an Oakland municipal code. The female described the phone theft suspect as being a Black male juvenile, approximately 17 years of age, 5’8” tall, wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt and camouflage pants. The female stated the suspect was with three to four other juveniles, which included the juvenile who was detained by the officers. Officers were unsuccessful in tracking the phone.