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Palo Alto Weekly

Community Pulse - November 8, 2013

Police Calls

Palo Alto

Oct. 29-Nov. 5

Violence related

Battery 5

Domestic violence 2

Family violence 1

Strong arm robbery 1

Suicide 1

Theft related

Checks forgery 2

Commercial burglaries 3

Fraud 2

Grand theft 3

Identity theft 1

Petty theft 5

Residential burglaries 3

Shoplifting 1

Counterfeiting 1

Vehicle related

Abandoned auto 2

Bicycle theft 3

Driving w/ suspended license 10

Hit and run: 5

Misc. traffic 13

Theft from auto 13

Vehicle accident/mnr. injury 8

Vehicle accident/prop. damage 13

Vehicle stored 4

Alcohol or drug related

Drunk in public 4

Possession of drugs 1


Found property 1

Lost property 4

Other/misc. 1

Outside assistance 2

Psychiatric hold 4

Suspicious circumstances 3

Vandalism 3

Warrant/other agency 8

Menlo Park

Oct. 29-Nov. 4

Violence related

Domestic violence 1

Robbery 1

Theft related

Fraud 3

Grand theft 2

Petty theft 6

Residential burglaries 2

Theft undefined 1

Vehicle related

Auto recovery 1

Auto theft 1

Driving w/ suspended license 6

Hit and run 2

Suspicious vehicle 1

Theft from auto 3

Vehicle accident/mnr. injury 4

Vehicle accident/prop. damage 2

Vehicle tow 5

Alcohol or drug related

Drug activity 2

Drunken driving 2

Possession of drugs 1

Drug registration 1


Coroner case 2

Found property 2

Info. case 2

Juvenile problem 2

Lost property 4

Other/misc. 3

Outside assistance 2

Probation violation 1

Property for destruction 1

Psychiatric hold 4

Resisting arrest 1

Vandalism 6

Verbal disturbance 1

Warrant arrest 11


Oct. 29-Nov. 4

Theft related

Fraud 1

Petty theft 2

Attempted burglary 1

Vehicle related

Hit and run 1

Misc. traffic 1

Suspicious vehicle 10

Theft from auto 1

Vehicle accident/prop. damage 5

Vehicle code violation 3

Vehicle/traffic hazard 3


Citizen assist 1

Construction 1

Disturbance 1

Dumping complaint 1

Fire call 2

Juvenile problem 1

Medical aid 9

Shots fired 1

Suspicious person 10

Town ordinance violation 1

Trespassing 1

Vandalism 2


Palo Alto

Ramona Street, 11/1, 3:36 p.m.; Battery

Vista Ave., 11/3, 1:46 p.m.; Family violence/battery

180 El Camino Real, 11/4, 8:15 p.m.; Battery


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