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Community Pulse - January 6, 2023

Police calls

Palo Alto

Dec. 17 - 30

Violence related

Pasteur Drive, 12/11, 9:09 a.m.; battery

University Avenue/Seneca Street, 12/12, 3:53 p.m.; inflict corporal injury on spouse/cohabitant/dating relationship

Portage Avenue, 12/12, 4:19 p.m.; molest victim under 18 years of age

El Camino Real, 12/12, 7:43 p.m.; rape

El Camino Real, 12/16, 4:45 p.m.; hit and run resulting in injury

Park Boulevard, 12/16, 8:43 p.m.; inflict corporal injury on spouse/cohabitant/dating relationship

El Camino Real, 12/17, 9:29 a.m.; battery

Colorado Avenue, 12/21, 11:17 p.m.; robbery

Alma Street/Hamilton Avenue, 12/16, 8:12 p.m.; hit and run resulting in death or injury

W. Bayshore Road, 12/25, 11:03 a.m.; battery

Oak Creek Drive, 12/25, 4:59 p.m.; domestic violence

Avalon Court, 12/26, 8:25 p.m.; battery

Alma Street/Ferne Avenue, 12/26, 7:27 p.m.; arson

Hamilton Avenue, 12/27, 10:04 a.m.; battery

El Camino Real, 12/27, 9:51 a.m.; robbery

Theft related

Appropriation of lost property<0x0009>1




Grand theft<0x0009>9

Identity theft<0x0009>6

Petty theft<0x0009>14

Retail theft<0x0009>1


Vehicle related

Auto theft<0x0009>5

Display unlawful registration<0x0009>1

Driving w/ suspended license<0x0009>5

Hit and run<0x0009>7

Parking/driving violation<0x0009>7

Theft from auto<0x0009>18

Theft of vehicle parts<0x0009>6

Vehicle accident/injury<0x0009>4

Vehicle accident/prop damage<0x0009>12

Alcohol or drug related

Drinking in public<0x0009>

Driving under influence<0x0009>3

Drunk in public<0x0009>3

Possession of drugs<0x0009>2

Possession of paraphernalia<0x0009>3


Court order violation<0x0009>1

Death unattended<0x0009>1

Disturbance/annoying phone calls<0x0009>1

Found property<0x0009>1

Indecent exposure<0x0009>1

Info. case<0x0009>2

Located missing person<0x0009>1

Lost property<0x0009>6

Medical aid<0x0009>3

Mental health evaluation<0x0009>9

Missing person<0x0009>1

Outside assistance<0x0009>1

Outside warrant arrest<0x0009>8

Possession of stolen property<0x0009>1

Resist arrest<0x0009>1

Service misc.<0x0009>1

Suspicious circumstances<0x0009>2


Transient fails to register<0x0009>1



Menlo Park

Dec. 21 - Jan. 3

Violence related

400 block Hamilton Avenue, 12/26, 9:19 p.m.; assault with a deadly weapon

1100 block Marsh Road, 12/27, 8:22 p.m.; assault

1500 block San Antonio Street, 1/1, 3:30 a.m.; child abuse

1600 block El Camino Real, 1/1, 8:30 p.m.; spousal abuse

800 block Middle Avenue, 1/2, 3:51 p.m.; robbery

Theft related



Grand theft<0x0009>2

Petty theft<0x0009>3

Vehicle related

Auto recovery<0x0009>1

Driving w/ suspended license<0x0009>2

Display unlawful registration<0x0009>1

Hit and run<0x0009>1

Parking/driving violation<0x0009>5

Vehicle accident/injury<0x0009>2

Vehicle accident/prop damage<0x0009>2

Vehicle tow<0x0009>1

Alcohol or drug related

Drug activity<0x0009>1

Drunk in public<0x0009>3

Possession of drugs<0x0009>4

Possession of paraphernalia<0x0009>6

Under influence of drugs<0x0009>1


APS Referral<0x0009>1

Concealed weapon<0x0009>1

Coroner case<0x0009>3

Court order violation<0x0009>1

CPS referral<0x0009>1

Discharge firearm<0x0009>2


Found property<0x0009>2

Info. case<0x0009>4

Lost property<0x0009>2

Medical aid<0x0009>3

Mental health evaluation<0x0009>5

Outside assistance<0x0009>2

Possession of weapon<0x0009>1


Warrant arrest<0x0009>19


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