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Palo Alto Weekly

Community Pulse - May 17, 2013

Police Calls

Palo Alto

May 9-15

Violence related

Battery 1

Strong-arm robbery 1

Theft related

Identity theft 3

Petty theft 6

Residential burglaries 3

Vehicle related

Abandoned auto 1

Abandoned bicycle 1

Auto recovery 2

Auto theft 1

Driving with suspended license 1

Lost/stolen plates 3

Misc. traffic 7

Theft from auto 7

Vehicle accident/minor injury 7

Vehicle accident/property damage 10

Vehicle impound 3

Alcohol or drug related

Drunk in public 6

Drunken driving 1

Possession of drugs 3

Possession of paraphernalia 1


Found property 3

Casualty/fall 1

Juvenile problem 1

Misc. penal code violation 6

Psychiatric hold 2

Vandalism 1

Warrant/other agency 6

Menlo Park

May 9-May 15

Violence related

Battery 3

Theft related

Attempted burglary 1

Fraud 2

Petty theft 1

Vehicle related

Auto recovery 1

Driving with suspended license 8

Hit and run 1

Vehicle accident/minor injury 4

Vehicle accident/property damage 3

Vehicle tow 1

Alcohol or drug related

Drug activity 2

Drunk in public 1

Drunken driving 3

Possession of drugs 2

Under influence of drugs 3


CPS referral 2

Disturbance 1

Info. case 4

Juvenile problem 1

Lost property 1

Outside assistance 3

Psychiatric hold 2

Shots fired 1

Suspicious circumstances 1

Vandalism 4

Warrant arrest 3


May 9-May 15

Theft related

Petty theft 2

Vehicle related

Hit and run 1

Parking/driving violation 2

Suspicious vehicle 1

Theft from auto 2

Vehicle accident/minor injury 2

Vehicle accident/property damage 3

Vehicle code violation 7


Construction 1

Disturbance 5

Fire call 1

Hazard 2

Lost property 2

Medical aid 2

Other/misc. 1

Outside assistance 5

Suspicious circumstances 5

Suspicious person 3

Town ordinance violation 1


Palo Alto

Park Ave. and El Camino Real , 5/11, 2:53 p.m.; battery

200 block Hamilton Avenue , 5/13, 10:45 p.m.; strong-arm robbery

Menlo Park

1100 block Ringwood Avenue , 5/9, 9:49 p.m.; spousal battery

Newbridge St. and Madera Avenue, 5/11, 9:15 p.m.; battery on an officer

2100 block Sharon Road , 5/12, 11:11 p.m.; battery


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