Palo Alto Weekly

Community Pulse - January 6, 2012

Police calls

Palo Alto

Dec. 28 - Jan. 3

Violence related

Arson 1

Child abuse 1

Domestic violence 6

Theft related

Identity theft 5

Petty theft 1

Residential burglaries 3

Shoplifting 1

Vehicle related

Abandoned auto 1

Auto recovery 2

Auto theft 1

Driving w/suspended license 8

Lost/stolen license plates 1

Misc. traffic 8

Parking/driving violation 1

Theft from auto 1

Vehicle accident/minor injury 3

Vehicle accident/property damage 7

Vehicle tow 4

Alcohol or drug related

Drunk in public 3

Drunken driving 2

Possession of drugs 4

Miscellaneous

Elder abuse/financial 1

Lost property 1

Misc. penal code violation 2

Missing person 2

Noise ordinance violation 1

Other/misc. 5

Psychiatric hold 2

Suspicious circumstances 3

Trespassing 1

Vandalism 1

Warrant/other agency 5

Menlo Park

Dec. 27 - Jan. 3

Violence related

Assault w/a deadly weapon 1

Battery 2

Shooting at occupied dwelling 1

Theft related

Burglary 4

Forgery 1

Fraud 2

Petty theft 3

Receiving stolen property 1

Vehicle related

Auto theft 1

Driving w/suspended license 1

Hit and run 1

Tow request 5

Vehicle accident/minor injury 1

Vehicle accident/property damage 3

Alcohol or drug related

Driving w/suspended license 8

Driving without license 3

Drug activity 3

Drunk in public 1

Drunken driving 1

Possession of drugs 2

Miscellaneous

Animal call 2

Disturbance 1

Domestic disturbance 2

Felon in possession of weapon 1

Found property 2

Gang information 3

Gang validations 2

Information report 2

Located missing person 1

Lost property 1

Missing person 3

Other/misc. 1

Parole arrest 1

Psychiatric evaluation 1

Resisting arrest 1

Suspicious circumstances 2

Vandalism 2

Warrant arrest 11

Welfare check 1

Atherton

Dec. 28 - Jan. 3

Theft related

Petty theft 1

Residential burglaries 1

Vehicle related

Hit and run 2

Parking problem 1

Suspicious vehicle 13

Vehicle/traffic hazard 8

Vehicle accident/property damage 2

Vehicle code violation 4

Miscellaneous

Animal call 1

Attempt to contact 1

Be on the lookout 1

Citizen assist 2

Disturbance 2

Foot patrol 2

Found property 1

Hang-up 1

Medical aid 1

Meet citizen 1

Outside assistance 3

Pedestrian check 1

Suspicious circumstances 1

Suspicious person 3

Town ordinance violation 4

Tree down 1

Trespassing 1

Welfare check 2

VIOLENT CRIMES

Palo Alto

Unlisted block Moreno Avenue, 12/28, 2:42 p.m.; child abuse/neglect.

Unlisted block Hawthorne Avenue, 12/30, 10:46 p.m.; domestic violence/battery.

Unlisted block Cypress Lane, 12/31, 12:55 a.m.; arson/misc.

Lytton Avenue and High Street, 12/31, 12:59 a.m.; domestic violence/battery.

Unlisted block Waverley Street, 12/31, 1:17 a.m.; family violence/misc.

Unlisted block Allen Court, 12/31, 4:15 a.m.; domestic violence/assault.

Unlisted block Alma Street, 1/1, 6:14 p.m.; domestic violence/battery.

Unlisted block San Antonio Road, 1/3, 6 p.m.; domestic violence/battery. Unlisted block Alma Street, 1/3 2 p.m.; domestic violence/battery.

Menlo Park

1200 block Crane Street, 12/30, 8:55 p.m.; battery.

1200 block Crane Street, 12/31, 4:05 p.m.; battery.

600 block Pierce Road, 1/1, 3:28 a.m.; assault with a deadly weapon.

100 block Chester Street, 1/1, 2:41 p.m.; shooting at occupied dwelling.

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