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Palo Alto Weekly

Community Pulse - September 13, 2013

Police Calls

Palo Alto

Sept. 4-10

Violence related

Battery 1

Sexual assault/rape 1

Theft related

Commercial burglaries 4

Grand theft 6

Identity theft 2

Petty theft 11

Residential burglaries 1

Vehicle related

Abandoned auto 1

Auto recovery 1

Auto theft 1

Driving w/ suspended license 3

Hit and run 4

Lost/stolen plates 1

Misc. traffic 5

Theft from auto 7

Vehicle accident/mnr. injury 4

Vehicle accident/prop. damage 8

Vehicle impound 1

Vehicle tow 4

Alcohol or drug related

Drunk in public 12

Possession of drugs 4


Casualty fall 1

Disobey court order 1

Found property 1

Missing person 2

Other/misc. 2

Outside assistance 2

Possession stolen property 1

Psychiatric hold 5

Suspicious circumstances 3

Town ordinance violation 4

Vandalism 4

Warrant/other agency 4

Menlo Park

Sept. 3-10

Theft related

Burglary 3

Fraud 3

Grand theft 2

Petty theft 5

Residential burglaries 1

Vehicle related

Driving w/ suspended license 3

Misc. traffic 21

Vehicle accident/injury 3

Vehicle accident/mjr. injury 3

Vehicle accident/mnr.injury 4

Vehicle accident/non-injury 1

Vehicle tow 7

Alcohol or drug related

Drug activity 1

Drug registration 1

Drunk in public 3

Possession of drugs 1

Possession of paraphernalia 1


Animal call 1

CPS referral 2

Coroner case 1

Found property 4

Graffiti 1

Info. case 2

Lost property 1

Missing person 1

Outside assistance 2

Property for destruction 2

Psychiatric hold 4

Suspicious circumstances 1

Threats 1

Trespassing 1

Vandalism 1

Violation of court order 1

Warrant arrest 5


Sept. 4-10

Violence related

Domestic disturbance 1

Theft related

Petty theft 1

Theft 1

Vehicle related

Abandoned auto 2

Suspicious vehicle 8

Vehicle accident/mnr. injury 1

Vehicle accident./no injury 6

Vehicle code violation 11

Alcohol or drug related

Drunken driving 1

Narc offense 1


Construction 1

Disturbance 6

Medical aid 4

Suspicious circumstances 1

Suspicious person 1

Threats 1

Town ordinance violation 1

Trespassing 2

Vandalism 1

Warrant arrest 1

9-1-1 call 1


Palo Alto

Oregon Ave., 9/04, 3:22 a.m.; sexual assault/rape.

Urban Lane, 9/05, 4:25 p.m.; battery/peace officer.


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