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Community Pulse - July 20, 2012

Police calls

Palo Alto

July 11-18

Violence related

Battery 2

Domestic violence 1

Sexual assault 1

Strong-arm robbery 1

Theft related

Attempted burglaries 2

Commercial burglaries 3

Credit card forgery 2

Grand theft 9

Petty theft 3

Prowler 1

Residential burglaries 5

Shoplifting 2

Vehicle related

Driving w/suspended license 5

Hit and run 1

Lost/stolen plates 2

Misc. traffic 4

Theft from auto 6

Vehicle accident/major injury 1

Vehicle accident/minor injury 5

Vehicle accident/property damage 9

Vehicle tow 5

Alcohol or drug related

Drinking where prohibited 1

Drunk in public 6

Drunken driving 3

Open container 1

Possession of drugs 2


Animal call 1

Elder financial abuse 1

Found property 1

Hazard 1

Lodging without owner's permission 1

Missing person 1

Outside assistance 1

Resisting arrest 2

Suspicious circumstances 5

Trespassing 1

Warrant/other agency 5

Menlo Park

July 11-18

Violence related

Child abuse 1

Theft related

Attempted burglaries 2

Fraud 1

Petty theft 5

Residential burglaries 5

Vehicle related

Auto theft 1

Driving w/suspended license 5

Driving without license 1

Hit and run 3

Reckless vehicle 1

Vehicle accident/minor injury 2

Vehicle accident/property damage 6

Vehicle tow 4

Alcohol or drug related

Drunken driving 1

Possession of drugs 3


Coroner's case 1

Disturbance 1

Found property 1

Gang information 1

Illegal dumping 1

Information case 3

Lost property 1

Mental evaluation 1

Missing person 3

Possession of prohibited weapons 1

Report referral from Child Protective Services 1

Trespassing 1

Vandalism 1

Warrant arrest 9


July 11-18

Theft related

Fraud 1

Petty theft 2

Vehicle related

Parking/driving violation 2

Suspicious vehicle 6

Vehicle accident/property damage 3

Vehicle code violation 7


911 hang up 1

Animal call 7

Attempt to contact 1

Construction 2

Disturbance 5

Foot patrol 1

Hazard 6

Juvenile problem 3

Lost property 1

Medical aid 2

Outside assistance 3

Psychiatric hold 1

Suspicious circumstances 3

Suspicious person 1

Ticket signoff 3

Town ordinance violation 3

Tree down 3

Weapons charge/violation 1

Welfare check 1


Palo Alto

200 block University Avenue, 7/11, 1:43 p.m.; battery.

Unlisted block Middlefield Road, 7/12, 8:54 a.m.; sex crime/misc.

Unlisted block El Camino Real, 7/12, 1:36 p.m.; strong-arm robbery.

Unlisted block East Meadow Drive, 7/13, 4:12 p.m.; battery of a peace officer.

Unlisted block University Avenue, 7/15, 6:07 p.m.; domestic violence/court order.

Menlo Park

800 block College Avenue, 7/17, 9:51 a.m.; report on child abuse.


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