Police calls | July 8, 2011 | Palo Alto Weekly | Palo Alto Online |

Palo Alto Weekly

Community Pulse - July 8, 2011

Police calls

Palo Alto

June 29-July 6

Violence related

Assault with deadly weapon 1

Domestic violence 2

Elder abuse 1

Suicide 1

Theft related

Commercial burglary 1

Fraud 1

Grand theft 1

Identity theft 5

Petty theft 16

Residential burglary 3

Vehicle related

Abandoned auto 3

Auto theft 2

Driving w/ suspended license 9

Hit and run 11

Misc. traffic 8

Vehicle accident/minor injury 11

Vehicle accident/property damage 11

Vehicle stored 4

Alcohol or drug related

Drunk in public 5

Drunken driving 5

Possession of drugs 1


Animal call 1

Annoying phone calls 1

Found property 2

Lost property 3

Missing person 3

Misc. penal code violation 1

Psychiatric hold 4

Suspicious circumstances 4

Vandalism 5

Warrant arrest 1

Warrant/other agency 90

Menlo Park

June 28-July 5

Violence related

Battery 2

Spousal abuse 1

Theft related

Petty theft 7

Residential burglary 4

Vehicle related

Driving with suspended license 9

Driving without a license 2

Hit and run 3

Vehicle accident/injury 1

Vehicle tow 3

Alcohol or drug related

Drunk in public 1

Drunken driving 3

Narcotics registration 4


Disturbance 3

Disturbing the peace 1

Fire call 1

Found property 1

Graffiti 1

Located missing person 1

Lost property 2

Meet citizen 1

Missing person 2

Outside assistance 3

Probation violation 1

Property for destruction 1

Psychiatric hold 1

Suspicious circumstance 1

Warrant arrest 3


June 29-July 5

Theft related

Fraud 1

Grand theft 1

Petty theft 1

Vehicle related

Suspicious vehicle 7

Ticket sign-off 7

Vehicle accident/prop damage 1

Vehicle code violation 4

Parking problem 1

Alcohol or drug related

Drunken driving 2

Possession of drugs 1


Animal call 5

Be on the lookout 1

Building/perimeter/area check 9

Citizens assist 2

Disturbance noise/fight 4

Fire call 1

Hazard 4

Medical aid 5

Meet citizen 1

Outside assistance 8

Suspicious circumstances 1

Town ordinance violation 4

Warrant arrest 1

Welfare check 3


Palo Alto

Maddux Drive, 6/28, 2:23 p.m.; elder abuse.

Addison Street, 6/28, 8:03 p.m.; assault with a deadly weapon.

Ramona Circle, 7/2, 9:53 p.m.; suicide.

University Avenue ,7/2, 11 p.m.; domestic violence.

East Bayshore Road, 7/3, 7:33 p.m.; domestic violence.

Menlo Park

1300 block Willow Road, 6/30, 4:20 p.m.; battery.

1100 block Carlton Avenue, 7/5, 4:43 p.m.; battery.

1900 block Euclid Avenue, 7/3, 16:18 p.m.; spousal abuse.


There are no comments yet for this post

Post a comment

Posting an item on Town Square is simple and requires no registration. Just complete this form and hit "submit" and your topic will appear online. Please be respectful and truthful in your postings so Town Square will continue to be a thoughtful gathering place for sharing community information and opinion. All postings are subject to our TERMS OF USE, and may be deleted if deemed inappropriate by our staff.

We prefer that you use your real name, but you may use any "member" name you wish.

Name: *

Select your neighborhood or school community: * Not sure?

Choose a category: *

Since this is the first comment on this story a new topic will also be started in Town Square! Please choose a category that best describes this story.

Comment: *

Verification code: *
Enter the verification code exactly as shown, using capital and lowercase letters, in the multi-colored box.

*Required Fields


Save $5 when you register by Monday, July 24

Registration is now open for the 33rd annual Palo Alto Weekly Moonlight Run and Walk. This family-friendly event which benefits local nonprofits serving kids and families will take place on Friday, Oct. 6 at the Palo Alto Baylands.

Register Here