Palo Alto Weekly

Community Pulse - August 10, 2012

Police calls

Palo Alto

July 26 - Aug. 7

Violence related

Battery 4

Dependent adult abuse 1

Domestic violence 1

Elder abuse 1

Strong-arm robbery 1

Theft related

Commercial burglaries 1

Credit card forgery 2

Grand theft 3

Identity theft 5

Petty theft 3

Residential burglaries 3

Shoplifting 7

Vehicle related

Auto theft 1

Bicycle theft 2

Driving w/suspended license 13

Hit and run 9

Lost/stolen plates 1

Misc. traffic 7

Theft from auto 7

Vehicle accident/minor injury 10

Vehicle accident/property damage 11

Vehicle tow 6

Alcohol or drug related

Drunk in public 22

Drunken driving 3

Minor in possession of alcohol 1

Possession of drugs 3

Sale of drugs 2

Miscellaneous

Animal call 1

Casualty/fall 1

Civil stand-by 1

Disturbing/annoying phone calls 1

Elder financial abuse 2

Firearm disposal 1

Found property 6

Littering 1

Located missing person 1

Lost property 3

Misc. penal code violation 3

Missing person 6

Outside investigation 1

Possession and sale of illegal weapon 1

Possession of stolen property 3

Psychiatric hold 2

Resisting arrest 1

Suspicious circumstances 7

Trespassing 6

Unattended death 4

Vandalism 3

Warrant/other agency 5

Menlo Park

July 26 - Aug. 7

Violence related

Assault 1

Battery 2

Spousal abuse 1

Theft related

Commercial burglary 2

Fraud 5

Grand theft 3

Petty theft 5

Residential burglaries 8

Vehicle related

Bicycle accident 1

Bicycle theft 1

Driving w/suspended license 10

Hit and run 10

Theft from auto 4

Vehicle accident/minor injury 6

Vehicle accident/property damage 8

Vehicle tow 3

Alcohol or drug related

Drunk in public 3

Drunken driving 2

Possession of drugs 3

Under influence of drugs 10

Miscellaneous

Animal call 1

Child protective services referral 2

Coroner case 1

Court order violation 2

Disturbance 1

Disturbing/annoying phone calls 1

Found property 4

Gang validations 1

Info case 8

Lost property 1

Medical aid 1

Missing person 1

Outside assistance 1

Probation violation 4

Property for destruction 1

Psychiatric hold 2

Registrant (drug) 1

Shots fired 1

Suspicious circumstances 2

Suspicious person 1

Trespassing 2

Vandalism 5

Warrant arrest 13

Welfare check 1

Atherton

July 26 - Aug. 7

Violence related

Assault/battery 1

Theft related

Fraud 1

Grand theft 1

Vehicle related

Abandoned auto 3

Bicycle stop 1

Misc. traffic 2

Parking/driving violation 3

Suspicious vehicle 13

Theft from auto 1

Vehicle accident/minor injury 1

Vehicle accident/property damage 4

Vehicle code violation 7

Alcohol or drug related

Drunk in public 1

Miscellaneous

911 hang-up 2

Construction 2

Disturbance 12

Fire call 2

Flooding 1

Found property 3

Juvenile problem 1

Medical aid 3

Outside assistance 4

Suspicious circumstances 1

Suspicious person 5

Ticket sign-off 2

Town ordinance violation 3

Warrant arrest 1

Welfare check 5

VIOLENT CRIMES

Palo Alto

300 block University Avenue, 7/29, 6:36 p.m.; battery.

Unlisted block Allen Court, 7/30, 8:05 p.m.; elder abuse/physical.

Unlisted block Murdoch Drive, 7/30, 1:44 p.m.; dependent adult abuse/physical.

Unlisted block Bryant Street, 8/4, 1:30 p.m.; domestic violence/battery.

Unlisted block Mitchell Lane, 8/4, 11:08 a.m.; battery/sexual.

300 block University Avenue, 8/4, 5:30 p.m.; battery.

200 block Waverley Street, 8/5, 2:31 p.m.; battery.

300 block University Avenue, 8/6, 9 a.m.; strong-arm robbery.

Menlo Park

Unlisted location, 7/27, 5:36 p.m.; assault.

100 block Berkeley Avenue, 7/30, 3:37 p.m.; battery.

1200 block Crane Street, 8/1, 5:37 p.m.; battery. 700 block Coleman Place, 8/5, 7:33 p.m.; spousal abuse.

Atherton

100 block Valparaiso Avenue, 7/29, 4:50 p.m.; assault/battery.

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