Palo Alto Weekly

Community Pulse - April 1, 2011

Police calls

Palo Alto

March 8-30

Violence related

Arson 2

Assault with a deadly weapon 2

Battery 10

Domestic violence 5

Family violence 1

Robbery 1

Sex crime 1

Theft related

Commercial burglary 11

Embezzlement 1

Forgery 2

Fraud 2

Grand theft 2

Identity theft 18

Petty theft 14

Prowler 3

Residential burglaries 10

Residential burglary attempts 4

Shoplifting 14

Vehicle related

Abandoned auto 1

Auto recovery 2

Abandoned bicycle 1

Auto theft 2

Bicycle theft 6

Driving w/suspended license 15

Hit and run 14

Misc. traffic 7

Parking/driving violation 6

Theft from auto 29

Vehicle accident/minor injury 26

Vehicle accident/property damage 40

Vehicle impound 8

Vehicle tow 18

Alcohol or drug related

Drinking in public 1

Drunk in public 12

Drunken driving 4

Possession of drugs 8

Miscellaneous

Animal bite 1

Disturbing/annoying phone calls 1

Elder abuse 3

Firearm disposal 1

Found property 8

Lost property 11

Misc. penal code violation 2

Missing person 5

Misc. 3

Psych subject 7

Resisting arrest 1

Restraining order 1

Suspicious circumstances 13

Town ordinance violation 1

Terrorist threats 4

Vandalism 12

Warrant arrest 1

Warrant/other agency 18

Menlo Park

March 8-29

Violence related

Battery 1

Spousal abuse 3

Theft related

Burglary 3

Commercial burglaries 1

Fraud 11

Grand theft 2

Petty theft 11

Residential burglary 5

Vehicle related

Auto recovery 4

Auto theft 3

Driving w/suspended license 14

Driving without a license 5

Hit and run 5

Lost/stolen plates 1

Misc. traffic 1

Theft from auto 4

Vehicle accident/minor injury 6

Vehicle accident/property damage 10

Vehicle hazard 1

Vehicle tampering 1

Vehicle tow 8

Alcohol or drug related

Drug activity 6

Drunk in public 3

Drunken driving 7

Narcotics registrant 1

Miscellaneous

Animal bite 1

Disturbance 8

Disturbing/annoying phone calls 3

Elder abuse 1

Found property 6

Gang validation 1

Info. case 3

Juvenile problem 1

Located missing juvenile 2

Lost property 8

Medical aid 1

Mental evaluation 4

Misc. penal code violation 1

Missing person 1

Outside assistance 1

Parole arrest 1

Property for destruction 1

Psych. evaluation 2

Registrant 2

Suspicious circumstances 5

Vandalism 11

Violation of court order 1

Warrant arrest 9

Atherton

March 8-29

Violence-related

Assault and battery 1

Theft related

Fraud 1

Identity theft 1

Petty theft 4

Vehicle related

Abandoned auto 1

Hit and run 4

Parking/driving violation 24

Suspicious vehicle 35

Theft from auto 2

Traffic detail 1

Vehicle accident/property damage 10

Vehicle code violation 7

Vehicle tow 1

Vehicle/traffic hazard 11

Miscellaneous

Animal call 23

Be on the lookout 2

Building/area/perimeter check 36

Citizen assist 15

Construction 6

Coroner case 1

Disturbance 5

Fire call 2

Flooding 4

Foot patrol 6

Found property 4

Juvenile problem 10

Medical aid 8

Meet citizen 2

Misc. 6

Missing person 1

Outside assistance 19

Possession of stolen property 1

Pedestrian check 3

Psych hold 1

Public works call 2

Shots fired 1

Special detail 6

Suspicious circumstances 9

Suspicious person 11

Ticket sign-off 19

Town ordinance violation 7

Tree down 14

Vandalism 1

Violation of court order 1

Warrant arrest 1

Watermain break 2

Welfare check 9

VIOLENT CRIMES

Palo Alto

Ramona Street, 3/8, 1l p.m.; battery/hate crime.

Pasteur Drive, 3/10 1:11 p.m.; battery/simple.

Pomona Avenue, 3/12, 10:37 p.m.; domestic violence/battery.

Emerson Road, 3/13, 2:29 p.m.; battery/sexual.

Encina Avenue, 3/15, 1:08 a.m.; domestic violence/battery.

Walter Hays Drive, 3/17, 2:41 a.m.; domestic violence/battery.

California Avenue, 3/18 1:12 a.m.; battery/simple.

Ross Road, 3/14 7:46 p.m.; domestic violence/battery.

Clark Way, 3/16, 2:17 p.m.; sex crime.

Palo Alto Avenue, 3/21 4:20 p.m.; arson.

Palo Alto Avenue, 3/21 5:01 p.m.; arson.

W. Charleston Road, 3/21, 10:15 p.m.; domestic violence/battery.

Sheridan Avenue, 3/22, 5:57 p.m.; suicide.

Middlefield Road, 3/25, 2:02 p.m.; battery.

Arastradero Road, 3/25, 4:30 p.m., battery/simple.

Kellogg Avenue, 3/25 10:20 p.m.; family violence.

San Hill Road, 3/26 10:42 p.m.; suicide.

Palo Alto Avenue, 3/27, 3:50 a.m.; assault with a deadly weapon.

Menlo Park

Bay Road, 3/16, 2:01 p.m.; battery.

Coleman Avenue, 3/19 12:23 a.m.; spousal abuse.

Carlton Avenue, 3/19, 11:09 a.m.; spousal abuse.

Atherton

Shelby Lane, 3/29, 5:21 p.m.; simple assault/battery.

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