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Community Pulse - May 18, 2012

Police calls

Palo Alto

May 9-15

Violence related

Assault w/a deadly weapon 1

Battery 2

Child abuse 1

Domestic violence 2

Theft related

Commercial burglary 3

Counterfeit money 1

Credit card forgery 1

Petty theft 2

Prowler 1

Residential burglary 1

Shoplifting 3

Vehicle related

Auto recovery 1

Auto theft 4

Bicycle theft 2

Driving w/suspended license 10

Driving without license 1

Misc. traffic 3

Theft from auto 3

Vehicle accident/minor injury 6

Vehicle accident/property damage 7

Vehicle impound 2

Vehicle tow 5

Alcohol or drug related

Drunk in public 3

Drunken driving 3

Possession of drugs 2


Disturbing phone calls 1

Found property 2

Lost property 3

Medical aid 1

Misc. penal code violation 2

Psychiatric hold 1

Town ordinance violation 1

Vandalism 4

Warrant/other agency 5

Menlo Park

May 9-15

Violence related

Negligent discharge of firearm 1

Theft related

Fraud 2

Grand theft 1

Petty theft 4

Residential burglaries 1

Vehicle related

Driving w/suspended license 4

Hit and run 3

Theft from auto 1

Vehicle accident/property damage 4

Vehicle tampering 1

Vehicle tow 8

Alcohol or drug related

Drunk in public 1

Drunken driving 2

Possession of drugs 7


Animal call 2

Coroner case 1

Disturbance 1

Found property 1

Gang information 3

Gang validations 1

Info case 4

Juvenile problem 2

Lost property 1

Medical aid 2

Misc. penal code violation 1

Parole arrest/assist 1

Psychiatric hold 2

Suspicious circumstances 1

Vandalism 4

Warrant arrest 2


May 9-15

Violence related

Brandishing knife 1

Theft related

Fraud 2

Grand theft 1

Petty theft 1

Vehicle related

Hit and run 1

Misc. traffic 3

Parking/driving violation 5

Suspicious vehicle 10

Traffic hazard 7

Vehicle accident/property damage 4

Vehicle code violation 14


Animal call 2

Civil matter 3

Disturbance 4

Fire call 1

Found property 1

House check 1

Juvenile problem 6

Lost property 1

Medical aid 4

Meet citizen 2

Missing person 1

Outside assistance 8

Psychiatric hold 1

Suspicious circumstances 2

Suspicious person 3

Town ordinance violation 3

Violation of court order 1

Warrant arrest 2

Watermain break 1

Welfare check 3


Palo Alto

Unlisted block San Antonio Road, 5/10, 9:17 a.m.; battery/sexual.

Unlisted block Everett Avenue, 5/10, 12:30 p.m.; assault with a deadly weapon.

Unlisted block W. Bayshore Road, 5/10, 8:09 p.m.; domestic violence/battery.

Unlisted block Bautista Court, 5/10, 11:09 p.m.; domestic violence/battery.

Unlisted block Ventura Avenue, 5/13, 7:34 p.m.; child abuse/physical.

400 block Waverley Street, 5/13, 1:56 p.m.; fight between two subjects, battery/simple.

Menlo Park

800 block Ivy Drive, 5/12, 12:31 p.m.; discharge of a firearm into an occupied dwelling.


500 block Middlefield Road, 5/9, 4:09 p.m.; knife was brandished by a juvenile.


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