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Palo Alto Weekly

Community Pulse - September 23, 2011

Police calls

Palo Alto

Sept. 14-20

Violence related

Battery 1

Child abuse 1

Theft related

Commercial burglaries 1

Identity theft 3

Residential burglaries attempted 1

Residential burglaries 1

Shoplifting 4

Vehicle related

Abandoned bicycle 1

Auto theft 1

Bicycle theft 4

Driving w/suspended license 6

Hit and run 1

Misc. traffic 6

Theft from auto 12

Vehicle accident/major injury 1

Vehicle accident/minor injury 9

Vehicle accident/property damage 7

Vehicle impound 6

Vehicle tampering 1

Vehicle tow 2

Alcohol or drug related

Drunk in public 6

Drunken driving 4

Possession of narcotics/drugs 4


Bomb/explosion reported 1

Disturbing/annoying phone calls 1

Found property 7

Lost property 1

Misc municipal code violation 5

Misc. penal code violation 2

Missing juvenile 1

Missing person 1

Psychiatric hold 3

Restraining order 1

Suspicious circumstances 1

Vandalism 1

Warrant/other agency 3

Menlo Park

Sept. 14-20

Violence related

Battery 2

Domestic violence 2

Theft related

Fraud 2

Attempted burglaries 1

Grand theft 1

Petty theft 10

Residential burglaries 2

Vehicle related

Driving w/suspended license 4

Driving without license 1

Hit and run 1

Lost/stolen plates 1

Theft from auto 4

Vehicle accident/non injury 2

Vehicle accident/minor injury 2

Vehicle accident/prop. damage 1

Vehicle tow 3

Alcohol or drug related

Drug activity 2

Drunk driving 3

Possession of controlled substances 1


Citizen assist 1

Information case 3

Lost property 3

Medical aid 1

Other/misc. 5

Suspicious circumstances 1

Vandalism 1

Warrant arrest 5


Sept. 14-20

Violence related

Attempted suicide 1

Theft related

Residential burglaries 1

Vehicle related

Abandoned auto 1

Misc. traffic 4

Parking problem 3

Suspicious vehicle 1

Theft from auto 1

Traffic details 1

Vehicle accident/non injury 3

Vehicle code violation 12

Vehicle/traffic hazard 1

Alcohol or drug related

Drunk driving 1

Under influence of drugs 1


Animal call 1

Building/perimeter/area check 6

Citizen assist 5

Construction 1

Juvenile problem 1

Located missing person 1

Lost property 1

Medical aid 3

Meet citizen 1

Other/misc. 6

Outside assistance 5

Suspicious circumstances 6

Suspicious person 1

Town ordinance violation 3

Tree blocking roadway 2


Palo Alto

unlisted block Juniper Lane, 9/14, 12:31 p.m.; child abuse.

unlisted block Embarcadero Road, 9/14, 12:20 p.m.; battery.

Menlo Park

1200 block Madera Avenue, 9/17, 2:25 p.m.; battery.

800 block Roble Avenue, 9/17, 4:13 p.m.; domestic battery.

300 block Barton Way, 9/18, 6:46 p.m.; spousal abuse.

500 block Hamilton Avenue, 9/19, 1:58 p.m.; battery.


Menlo-Atherton High School, Middlefield Road, 9/20, 12:28 p.m.; attempted suicide.


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