Palo Alto Weekly

Community Pulse - April 15, 2011

Police calls

Palo Alto

April 6-11

Violence related

Battery 1

Child abuse 4

Domestic violence 2

Strong arm robbery 1

Suicide/juvenile attempt 1

Theft related

Check forgery 1

Commercial burglary 2

Credit card forgery 1

Grand theft 2

Identity theft 4

Petty theft 8

Residential burglary attempts 5

Shoplifting 1

Vehicle related

Abandoned auto 1

Auto theft 2

Bicycle theft 2

Hit and run 2

Lost/stolen plates 2

Misc. traffic 5

Vehicle accident/major injury 2

Vehicle accident/minor injury 7

Vehicle accident/property damage 11

Vehicle code violation 1

Vehicle impound 4

Vehicle tow 15

Traffic/suspended license 5

Alcohol or drug related

Drunk in public 2

Drunken driving 4

Possession of drugs 1

Miscellaneous

Animal misc. 1

Casualty/fall 1

Elder abuse/self neglect 1

Found property 2

Internet/harassing e-mail 1

Juvenile problem 1

Lost property 4

Penal code/false info to police 1

Prowler/misc. 2

Psychiatric hold 1

Restraining order 1

Suspicious circumstances 1

Vandalism 2

Warrant/other agency 4

Menlo Park

April 5-11

Violence related

Battery 3

Brandishing weapon 1

Domestic disturbance 1

Theft related

Fraud 2

Grand theft 4

Petty theft 3

Residential burglary 2

Vehicle related

Auto theft 1

Driving w/suspended license 1

Driving without a license 3

Hit and run 2

Suspended/revoked license 2

Theft from auto 1

Vehicle accident/no injury 4

Vehicle accident/minor injury 5

Vehicle accident/property damage 2

Vehicle tow 7

Alcohol or drug related

Drunk in public 2

Drug activity 3

Miscellaneous

Coroner case 1

Disturbance 2

Found property 1

Indecent exposure 1

Lost property 2

Mental evaluation 1

Resisting arrest 1

Violation of court order 1

Warrant arrest 9

Atherton

April 5-12

Violence related

Assault and battery 1

Domestic violence 1

Theft related

Commercial burglaries 1

Fraud 7

Residential burglaries 1

Vehicle related

Auto theft 1

Parking problem 2

Suspicious vehicle 2

Ticket sign-off 4

Traffic control 1

Traffic detail 1

Vehicle accident/no injury 1

Vehicle code violation 5

Vehicle/traffic hazard 2

Miscellaneous

Animal call 5

Attempt to contact 1

Building/perimeter check 2

Citizen assist 2

Civil matter 1

Coroner case 1

CPS case/referral 1

Disturbance 6

Found property 3

Hang-up 1

Juvenile problem 2

Lost property 3

Medical aid 6

Meet citizen 4

Outside assistance 7

Pedestrian check 3

Property for destruction 1

Public works call 2

Special detail 3

Suspicious circumstances 2

Town ordinance violation 2

Tree down 2

Vandalism 1

Welfare check 2

VIOLENT CRIMES

Palo Alto

Channing Avenue, 1/19, 4:45 p.m.; child abuse/neglect.

University Avenue, 2/02, 5:52 p.m.; child abuse/physical.

Walter Hays Drive, 2/14, 3:40 p.m.; child abuse/physical.

Center Drive, 3/11, 10:01 a.m.; child abuse/physical.

Hamilton Avenue, 4/04, 10:21 p.m.; robbery attempt/strong arm.

W Meadow Drive, 4/06, 3:12 p.m.; suicide/juvenile attempt.

University Avenue/Bryant Street, 4/08, 4:09 p.m.; battery.

Clara Drive, 4/08, 9:01 p.m.; domestic violence.

Park Boulevard, 4/09, 00:14 p.m.; domestic violence.

Menlo Park

Venzon, 4/06, 9:05 p.m.; battery.

Branner Drive, 4/07, 11:31 a.m.; battery.

Sharon Park Drive, 4/08, 6:12 p.m.; domestic disturbance.

Ravenswood Avenue/Laurel Street, 4/09, 9:09 p.m.; brandishing weapon.

Del Norte Avenue, 4/10, 2:15 a.m.; battery.

Atherton

Ashfield Road, 4/7, 1:48 p.m.; domestic disturbance.

Elena Avenue/Valparaiso Avenue, 4/11, 1:51 p.m.; simple assault/battery.

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