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Palo Alto Weekly

Community Pulse - January 13, 2012

Police calls

Palo Alto

Jan. 4-10

Violence related

Arson 1

Battery 1

Domestic violence 2

Suicide 1

Sex crime/misc. 1

Theft related

Grand theft 2

Identity theft 2

Petty theft 7

Residential burglaries 3

Shoplifting 1

Vehicle related

Abandoned bicycle 1

Auto theft 1

Driving w/suspended license 6

Hit and run 1

Misc. traffic 5

Theft from auto 4

Vehicle accident/minor injury 10

Vehicle accident/property damage 5

Vehicle tow 1

Alcohol or drug related

Drunk in public 5

Drunken driving 3

Open alcohol container in public 1

Possession of drugs 3

Possession of paraphernalia 1


Casualty/fall 1

Disturbing the peace 1

Found property 2

Lost property 2

Misc. penal code violation 8

Other/misc. 2

Outside assistance 1

Psychiatric hold 8

Resisting arrest 1

Suspicious circumstances 2

Trespassing 1

Warrant/other agency 6

Menlo Park

Jan. 4-10

Violence related

Battery 3

Robbery 1

Theft related

Forgery 1

Fraud 1

Petty theft 6

Residential burglaries 2

Vehicle related

Auto theft 2

Driving w/suspended license 7

Hit and run 2

Misc. traffic 1

Parking/driving violation 1

Theft from auto 1

Vehicle accident/minor injury 2

Alcohol or drug related

Drug activity 11

Drunk in public 3

Drunken driving 1

Possession of drugs 1

Under influence of drugs 1


Disturbance 2

Display of imitation firearm 1

Domestic disturbance 1

Information case 9

Missing person 3

Outside assistance 3

Property for destruction 1

Psychiatric hold 1

Vandalism 6

Violation of court order 1

Warrant arrest 3


Jan. 4-10

Theft related

Grand theft 3

Petty theft 1

Prowler 1

Vehicle related

Hit and run 2

Misc. traffic 2

Suspicious vehicle 2

Vehicle accident/minor injury 1

Vehicle accident/property damage 4

Vehicle code violation 5

Alcohol or drug related

Drunken driving 1

Minor in possession of alcohol 1

Possession of drugs 1

Possession of paraphernalia 1


Animal call 3

Citizen assist 2

Construction complaint 1

Coroner case 2

Disturbance 1

Found property 1

Information case 1

Meet citizen 1

Pedestrian check 1

Suspicious circumstances 1

Suspicious person 3

Town ordinance violation 2

Tree down 1

Trespassing 1

Watermain break 1

Welfare check 1


Palo Alto

Unlisted block El Camino Real, 1/4, 10:48 p.m.; suicide adult/misc.

Unlisted block Middlefield Road, 1/4, 12:27 p.m.; domestic violence/battery.

Unlisted block Stockton Place, 1/5, 5:15 p.m.; family violence/battery.

1000 block Amarillo Avenue, 1/9, 12:04 a.m.; arson/trash can fire.

Unlisted block Churchill Avenue, 1/6, 1:31 p.m.; sex crime/misc.

Unlisted block Clark Way, 1/6, 9:18 p.m.; battery/simple.

Menlo Park

Unlisted block Greenwood Place, 1/4, 8:45 p.m.; battery.

Unlisted block Henderson Place, 1/9, 10:11 a.m.; robbery.

1200 block Willow Road, 1/10, 9:56 p.m.; battery.

1400 block Willow Road, 1/10, 12:04 p.m.; battery.


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