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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Midtown attic fire triggers second-alarm response

A smoky attic house fire at 763 Coastland Dr., in Palo Alto's Midtown area, triggered a second-alarm response from Palo Alto...

Original post made on Sep. 27, 2010
Last comment by Coastland Resident, on Sep 27, 2010 at 3:30 pm | 1 comment | 1626 Views

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Police use Taser on transient at Castro Starbucks

A police officer used a Taser on a homeless man who allegedly threw a cup of coffee on another Mountain View policeman early...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2010
Last comment by , on Oct 4, 2010 at 2:49 pm | 1 comment | 2007 Views

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280 South, Sunday 1am, a dozen police cars and 3 closed lanes

Any idea what that was all about Sunday around 1a.m. on 280 south around the Sand Hill exit? Lots of police cars and officers...

Original post made by Chris on Oct. 5, 2010
Last comment by Joe, on Oct 5, 2010 at 2:16 pm | 1 comment | 1559 Views

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Two robbed in East Palo Alto Tuesday night

East Palo Alto police were left with few leads after a pair of men robbed two people in a residential neighborhood Tuesday...

Original post made on Oct. 8, 2010
Last comment by Cynthia, on Oct 8, 2010 at 12:30 am | 1 comment | 1502 Views

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two bicyclists hospitalized after being hit by cars in Palo Alto on Thursday

Mercury-News is reporting that two bicyclists were hit by cars on Thursday in separate indicidents. Both bicyclists were...

Original post made by commuter on Oct. 8, 2010
Last comment by Tyler Hanley, on Oct 8, 2010 at 12:40 pm | 1 comment | 1669 Views

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Los Altos man arrested for lewd acts upon a child

A Los Altos man suspected of committing lewd acts upon a child under the age of 14 is being held on $1 million bail at Santa...

Original post made on Oct. 18, 2010
Last comment by Cynthia, on Oct 18, 2010 at 10:16 am | 1 comment | 1794 Views

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Con man allegedly commits crime behind bars

You can't keep a good con man down. Simon Gann, a convicted fraudster who allegedly sweet-talked a Menlo Park woman into...

Original post made on Oct. 26, 2010
Last comment by jazzman56, on Oct 26, 2010 at 8:19 am | 1 comment | 1588 Views

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Car hits, flips ambulance on El Camino in Palo Alto

Five people were taken to the hospital after a Toyota sedan collided with an ambulance at Oregon Expressway and El Camino...

Original post made on Oct. 27, 2010
Last comment by Bill, on Oct 27, 2010 at 8:40 am | 1 comment | 1530 Views

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Man hit by train in Redwood City, hospitalized

A man was struck by a train on the Caltrain tracks in Redwood City this morning, a Caltrain spokeswoman said. Read the...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2010
Last comment by Wondering, on Nov 9, 2010 at 4:09 pm | 1 comment | 1763 Views

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Police probe reported robbery at El Camino Park

Palo Alto police are investigating a possible robbery of a transient man that allegedly occurred at El Camino Park Sunday...

Original post made on Nov. 23, 2010
Last comment by Strange?, on Nov 23, 2010 at 9:31 pm | 1 comment | 1392 Views

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TIMELINE: Children's Theatre investigation

1932 First Children's Theatre performance Read the full story here http://www.PaloAltoOnline.com/news/show_story.php?id=8255...

Original post made on Nov. 24, 2010
Last comment by mark anthony, on Nov 24, 2010 at 7:51 pm | 1 comment | 1261 Views

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live artillery shell found near Palo Alto Hills Golf Club

Story in the Mercury-News: http://www.mercurynews.com/peninsula/ci_16706980 The bomb squad says there are probably more...

Original post made by kaboom on Nov. 24, 2010
Last comment by Shell shocked, on Nov 24, 2010 at 10:16 pm | 1 comment | 1427 Views

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Bookkeeper pleads no contest to embezzlement

The woman charged with embezzling $140,000 from Roger Reynolds Nursery & Carriage Stop in Menlo Park pleaded no contest Tuesday...

Original post made on Dec. 1, 2010
Last comment by Hmmm, on Dec 1, 2010 at 4:54 pm | 1 comment | 1553 Views

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Body of Mountain View man found in garage

A Mountain View man apparently shot and killed himself after police surrounded his home in the 2600 block of Diericx Drive...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2010
Last comment by anonymous, on Dec 8, 2010 at 1:20 pm | 1 comment | 1525 Views

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Jewelry stolen from Mountain View apartment

Electronics and jewelry were stolen from an apartment in the 1800 block of Ednamary Way in Mountain View Tuesday (Dec. 14),...

Original post made on Dec. 16, 2010
Last comment by Cynthia, on Dec 16, 2010 at 10:07 am | 1 comment | 1295 Views

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Head-on crash closes Dumbarton Thursday night

The Dumbarton Bridge was closed in the westbound direction Thursday night (Dec. 16)following a head-on collision near the...

Original post made on Dec. 17, 2010
Last comment by who was the driver?, on Dec 17, 2010 at 11:49 am | 1 comment | 1645 Views

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Burglars clean out Lutticken's cash registers

Sometime during the dark, damp hours of Saturday night and Sunday morning, burglars broke into Lutticken's Deli in Menlo...

Original post made on Dec. 21, 2010
Last comment by Observer, on Dec 21, 2010 at 11:33 am | 1 comment | 1425 Views

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Elarms pleads not guilty in David Lewis killing

A man charged with fatally shooting East Palo Alto community leader David Lewis outside a San Mateo mall in June pleaded...

Original post made on Jan. 6, 2011
Last comment by Sally, on Jan 6, 2011 at 9:32 am | 1 comment | 1372 Views

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Woman attacked while walking in Mountain View

Police are searching for a man who attacked a Mountain View woman as she walked through a residential neighborhood Saturday...

Original post made on Jan. 10, 2011
Last comment by gio, on Jan 10, 2011 at 8:50 am | 1 comment | 1215 Views

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Two alarm fire at Dittmer's and Masa's Sushi today

The SJ Mercury has a short article about the fire at Dittmer's today: http://www.mercurynews.com/ci_17177258?IADID=Search-www.mercurynews.com-www.mercurynews.com...

Original post made by Joe on Jan. 23, 2011
Last comment by Yum, on Jan 24, 2011 at 11:01 am | 1 comment | 1371 Views
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