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Community Pulse - August 12, 2011

Police calls

Palo Alto

Aug. 3-9

Violence related

Child abuse 2

Dependant adult abuse 2

Robbery/carjacking 1

Theft related

Commercial burglary 2

Embezzlement 1

Identity theft 2

Petty theft 1

Residential burglary 2

Shoplifting 3

Vehicle related

Auto recovery 2

Bicycle theft 4

Driving w/suspended license 3

Hit and run 4

Misc. traffic 7

Theft from auto 4

Vehicle accident/minor injury 9

Vehicle accident/property damage 6

Vehicle stored 4

Alcohol or drug related

Drunk in public 9

Drunken driving 5

Possession of drugs 3


Disturbing the peace 1

False info to police 2

Found property 2

Lost property 3

Missing person 1

Other/misc. 2

Psychiatric hold 1

Suspicious circumstances 2

Town ordinance violation 1

Warrant/other agency 5

Menlo Park

Aug. 3-9

Violence related

Assault w/a deadly weapon 1

Domestic violence 1

Theft related

Fraud 4

Identity theft 1

Petty theft 3

Residential burglaries 4

Theft undefined 1

Vehicle related

Auto recovery 1

Driving w/suspended license 3

Hit and run 4

Suspicious vehicle 1

Vehicle tampering 1

Alcohol or drug related

Drug registrant 2


Disturbance 5

Fire call 1

Found property 4

Information case 1

Lost property 1

Medical aid 1

Missing person 1

Other/misc. 1

Psychiatric hold 2

Suspicious circumstances 1

Tow request 1

Vandalism 3

Warrant arrest 7


Aug. 3-9

Theft related

Fraud 1

Vehicle related

Hit and run 2

Parking problem 4

Suspicious vehicle 9

Ticket sign-off 3

Traffic detail 2

Traffic hazard 6

Vehicle accident/minor injury 1

Vehicle code violation 2


Animal call 2

Building/perimeter/area check 21

Citizen assist 4

Civil matter 1

Construction site check 1

Coroner's case 1

Disturbance noise/fight 6

Fire call 1

Found property 1

Hazard 1

Juvenile problem 1

Medical aid 3

Meet citizen 3

Outside assistance 5

Prowler 1

Shots fired 1

Special detail 4

Suspicious circumstances 3

Suspicious person 2

Town ordinance violation 4

Tree blocking roadway 3

Watermain break 1

Welfare check 2

Wires down 2


Palo Alto

Unlisted block Park Boulevard, 8/6, 7:49 p.m.; dependant adult abuse.

Unlisted block Newell Road, 8/7, 3:29 p.m.; robbery/carjacking.

Unlisted block Middlefield Road, 8/8, 9:48 a.m.; child abuse.

Unlisted block Curtner Avenue, 8/8, 9:17 p.m.; child abuse.

Menlo Park

1400 block Willow Road, 8/5, 2:22 a.m.; assault with a deadly weapon.

600 block Live Oak Avenue, 8/5, 11:03 p.m.; domestic violence.


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