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Community Pulse - September 9, 2011

Police calls

Palo Alto

Aug. 31-Sept. 6

Violence related

Arson 1

Battery 1

Domestic violence 3

Misc. sex crime 1

Theft related

Grand Theft 1

Identity theft 1

Petty theft 6

Prowler 1

Residential burglary 3

Vehicle related

Abandoned auto 1

Driving w/suspended license 5

Hit and run 4

Misc. traffic 9

Theft from auto 2

Vehicle accident/minor injury 3

Vehicle accident/property damage 1

Alcohol or drug related

Drunk/drinking in public 3

Drunken driving 3

Possession of drugs 2


Animal call 1

Found property 4

Lost property 1

Other/misc. 4

Possession of stolen property 2

Psychiatric hold 1

Suspicious circumstances 1

Tree blocking roadway 1

Vandalism 3

Warrant/other agency 5

Menlo Park

Aug. 31-Sept.6

Violence related

Battery 2

Theft related

Fraud 1

Grand theft 1

Petty theft 3

Residential burglaries 1

Vehicle related

Driving w/suspended license 2

Hit and run 3

Theft from auto 1

Vehicle accident/major injury 1

Vehicle accident/minor injury 4

Vehicle accident/no injury 2

Vehicle tow 5

Alcohol or drug related

Drug activity 1

Drunk driving 4

Narcotics registrant 1


Coroner's case 1

Disturbance 2

Found property 3

Information case 3

Lost property 2

Missing person 1

Other/misc. 2

Probation violation 1

Property for destruction 1

Psychiatric hold 1

Threats 1

Town ordinance violation 1

Vandalism 4

Warrant arrest 4


Aug. 31-Sept. 6

Violence related

Simple assault-battery 1

Theft related

Commercial burglary 1

Misc. theft 1

Vehicle related

Abandoned auto 2

Parking problem 2

Suspicious vehicle 13

Ticket sign-off 3

Vehicle accident/no injury 2

Vehicle code violation 7

Vehicle/traffic hazard 12

Alcohol or drug related

Drunken driving 1

Drug activity 1


Animal call 5

Be on the lookout 2

Building/perimeter/area check 10

Citizen assist 2

Construction 1

Disturbance 5

Fire call 1

Hazard 2

Juvenile problem 1

Located missing person 1

Lost property 1

Medical aid 6

Meet citizen 2

Other/misc. 8

Outside assistance 6

Psychiatric hold 1

Shots fired 1

Special detail 4

Suspicious circumstances 3

Suspicious person 3

Town ordinance violation 7

Welfare check 1


Palo Alto

900 block Urban Lane, 8/31, 6:05 p.m.; domestic violence.

Unlisted block St. Francis Drive, 9/5, 12:25 a.m.; domestic violence.

Unlisted block University Avenue, 9/5, 1:02 a.m.; battery.

Unlisted block Madux Drive, 9/5, 4:05 p.m.; arson.

Unlisted block Embarcadero Road, 9/5, 6:48 p.m.; domestic violence.

Unlisted block Pasteur Drive, 9/6, 3:40 a.m.; misc. sex crime.

Menlo Park

1400 block Almanor Avenue, 9/2, 4:30 p.m.; battery.

400 block Pope Street, 9/6, 10:04 a.m.; battery.


Alejandra Avenue and Britton Avenue, 9/3, 1:11 p.m.; simple assault-battery.


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