Posted by on August 7, 2017 11:41 am
Categories: BART Crime Bay Area


Attempted Robbery/Possession of Narcotics and Drug Paraphernalia Arrest (Prohibition Order Issued) – Lafayette Station

8/06/2017 1014 Hours A male suspect attempted to take a suitcase from a male victim while on the platform. The victim attempted to stop the suspect from taking the luggage and the suspect punched him in the face. A short fight ensued and other witnesses intervened to help the victim maintain possession of the suitcase. The victim suffered minor facial injuries during the incident. Officers were able to detain the suspect without incident and discovered that he was in possession of suspected rock cocaine and a crack pipe. He was issued a prohibition order and booked into the Martinez Detention Facility for attempted robbery and possession of narcotics and drug paraphernalia. The victim was treated on scene for his minor injuries. 1708-0431 L16

Fare Evasion/Violation of a Court Order – Hayward Station

8/06/2017 1032 Hours An officer contacted an adult male for fare evasion and discovered that he has a valid stay away order to stay away from all BART stations. The male was booked into the Santa Rita Jail for the court order violation. 1708-0432 L16

Bike Theft/Possession of Burglary Tools/Warrant Arrest/Possession of Narcotics for Sale (Prohibition Order) – North Berkeley Station

8/6/17, 2238 hours A witness reported a male suspect stealing a bike. Officers detained the man nearby. Record checks showed that the man had an outstanding $20,000 arrest warrant for theft, held by Lakeport PD. Burglary tools and quantities of suspected heroin and methamphetamine packaged for sale were found on his person. The man was issued a prohibition order and he was booked at the Berkeley Jail. 1708-0477 L18

DUI Arrest – Fruitvale Station

8/6/17, 2045 hours An officer on routine patrol made a traffic enforcement stop adjacent to the station and determined that the driver was intoxicated. The man was arrested and booked at Glenn Dyer Jail for DUI. 1708-0472 L18

Domestic Violence (Prohibition Order) – Powell Street Station

8/6/17, 2040 hours Witnesses reported a male and female in a fight near the ticket machines. The male pushed the female to the floor, and she suffered minor head injuries. Officers detained the male and ultimately arrested him for domestic violence. The female was transported to a local hospital for treatment. The male was issued a prohibition order and was booked at the SF County Jail. 1708-0471 L18

Battery/Violation of Court Order/Probation Violation – Pittsburg Station

8/7/17, 0412 hours Witnesses reported that a male suspect may have battered patrons. No victims wished to make a complaint. However, record checks showed that the man had an active stay-away order from all BART stations, and was on probation for battery. The man was arrested and booked at the Martinez Detention Facility. 1708-0481 L18