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Community Pulse - March 14, 2014

Police calls

Palo Alto

March 4-11

Violence related

Battery 2

Domestic violence 1

Family violence 1

Elder abuse 1

Theft related

Commercial burglaries 3

Credit card forgery 1

Grand theft 3

Identity theft 2

Petty theft 3

Residential burglaries 2

Vehicle related

Abandoned auto 3

Abandoned bicycle 1

Auto recovery 2

Auto theft 3

Bicycle theft 2

Driving w/ suspended license 3

Driving w/o license 1

Hit and run 3

Misc. traffic 14

Theft from auto 12

Vehicle accident/minor injury 8

Vehicle accident/no injury 1

Vehicle accident/property damage 10

Vehicle impound 2

Vehicle tow 3

Alcohol or drug related

Drunk in public 3

Drunken driving 4

Possession of drugs 2

Sale of drugs 1

Under influence of drugs 1


Casualty fall 1

Found property 3

Lost property 3

Noise complaint 1

Other/misc. 3

Penal code violation 2

Psych subject 1

Suspicious circumstances 2

Unattended death 1

Vandalism 7

Warrant/other agency 5

Menlo Park

March 4-11

Violence related

Assault 1

Theft related

Attempted burglary 1

Attempted theft 1

Commercial burglaries 1

Fraud 2

Mail theft 1

Petty theft 5

Prowler 1

Residential burglaries 3

Theft undefined 4

Vehicle related

Auto recovery 1

Auto theft 1

Bicycle recovery 2

Bicycle theft 1

Driving w/ suspended license 12

Hit and run 1

Theft from auto 1

Vehicle accident/mnr. injury 2

Vehicle accident/no injury 2

Vehicle accident/prop. damage 1

Vehicle tow 8

Alcohol or drug related

Drug registrant 1

Drunk in public 3

Drunken driving 3

Possession of drugs 3

Under influence of drugs 2


Found property 5

Info. case 7

Juvenile problem 1

Located missing person 1

Lost property 3

Missing person 1

Other/misc. 2

Probation violation 1

Property for destruction 1

Psych. evaluation 5

Suspicious circumstances 2

Vandalism 2

Violation of court order 1

Warrant arrest 7


Palo Alto

Colorado Avenue, 3/3, 7:43 p.m.; family violence.

Charleston Road, 3/5, 11:02 a.m.; battery.

El Camino Real, 3/5, 11:59 a.m.; elder abuse.

El Camino Real, 3/8, 00:21 a.m.; battery/peace officer.

Middlefield Road, 3/8, 3:23 p.m.; domestic violence/court order.

Menlo Park

300 block Sharon Park Drive, 3/4, 9:29 a.m.; assault.


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