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Palo Alto Weekly

Community Pulse - January 29, 2010

Police calls

Palo Alto

Jan. 20-26

Violence related

Battery 2

Domestic violence 1

Elder abuse/physical 1

Family violence 2

Theft related

Check forgery

Grand theft 2

Identity theft 1

Residential burglary 1

Shop lift 2

Vehicle related

Hit and run 2

Misc. traffic 3

Theft from auto 2

Vehicle accident/mnr. injury 4

Vehicle accident/property damage 4

Vehicle impound 1

Vehicle tow 2

Attempted auto break-in 1

Alcohol or drug related

Drunk in public 4


Found property 2

Lost property 2

Firearms & weapons possession 1

Missing person 3

Outside investigation 4

Psych. subject 2

Warrant/other agency 1

Menlo Park

Jan. 20-26

Violence related

Battery 2

Spousal abuse 1

Theft related

Grand theft 1

Fraud 1

Petty theft 6

Residential burglary 2

Vehicle related

Driving w/ suspended license 6

Hit and run 5

Misc. traffic 1

Theft from auto 12

Vehicle accident/mnr. injury 2

Vehicle accident/prop damage 2

Vehicle tow 2

Vehicle theft 1

Alcohol and drug related

Drug activity 1

Drunken driving 2

Drunk in public 1

Registrant 3


Coroner's case 1

Grafitti abatement 2

Info. case 1

Juvenile report taken 1

Mental evaluation 1

Parole violation/arrest 1

Psychiatric hold

Warrant arrest 2

Welfare check 1

Vandalism 4

Other/Misc. 1

Tree down 1

Threats 1


Jan. 20-26

Vehicle related

Misc. traffic 4

Parking/driving violation 1

Vehicle accident/prop damage 3

Recovered stolen vehicle 1

Suspicious vehicle 6

Theft from auto 5

Vehicle traffic hazard 3

Alcohol or drug related

Narc offense 1


Annoying phone calls 1

Citizen assist 5

Construction 1

Disturbance 1

Fire call 1

Follow up 2

Found property 2

Hazard 2

Juvenile problem 1

Medical aid 5

Outside assistance 2

Suspicious circumstances 5

Suspicious person 6

Town ordinance violation 3

Vandalism 1

Welfare check 1

Other/misc. 4

911 hang-up 2


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