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Palo Alto Weekly

Community Pulse - January 20, 2012

Police calls

Palo Alto

Jan. 11-16

Violence related

Arson 1

Assault w/a deadly weapon 1

Theft related

Grand theft 3

Identity theft 1

Petty theft 1

Residential burglaries 3

Vehicle related

Bicycle theft 2

Driving w/suspended license 4

Hit and run 3

Misc. traffic 6

Suspicious vehicle 1

Theft from auto 6

Vehicle accident/minor injury 2

Vehicle accident/property damage 6

Vehicle tow 1

Alcohol or drug related

Drunk in public 4

Drunken driving 1

Misc. drugs 1

Open alcohol container in public 2

Possession of drugs 1


Found property 2

Lost property 2

Missing person 1

Other/misc. 7

Psychiatric hold 2

Resisting arrest 1

Suspicious circumstances 1

Vandalism 5

Warrant/other agency 7

Menlo Park

Jan. 11-16

Violence related

Assault 1

Battery 1

Theft related

Embezzlement 1

Fraud 3

Identity theft 1

Petty theft 8

Residential burglaries 8

Vehicle related

Abandoned auto 3

Auto recovery 1

Driving w/suspended license 1

Driving without license 1

False display of registration 1

Hit and run 1

Misc. traffic 2

Vehicle accident/minor injury 2

Vehicle accident/property damage 1

Vehicle tow 4

Alcohol or drug related

Drunken driving 1

Possession of drugs 7

Under influence of drugs 2


Disturbance 2

Disturbing/annoying phone calls 1

Information case 10

Located missing person 1

Lost property 1

Medical aid 2

Psychiatric hold 1

Suspicious person 1

Truancy 1

Vandalism 2

Warrant arrest 5


Jan. 11-16

Theft related

Grand theft 1

Petty theft 1

Residential burglary 1

Vehicle related

Abandoned auto 1

Hit and run 1

Parking/driving violation 6

Suspicious vehicle 8

Vehicle accident/property damage 1

Vehicle code violation 7


Animal call 1

Hazard 3

Lost property 1

Medical aid 3

Meet citizen 1

Missing person 2

Outside assistance 3

Pedestrian check 1

Suspicious circumstances 5

Suspicious person 2

Town ordinance violation 2

Vandalism 1

Welfare check 3


Palo Alto

1400 block Alma Street, 1/13, 10:52 p.m.; arson.

Unlisted block N. Shoreline Boulevard, 1/15, 1:36 a.m.; assault with a deadly weapon.

Menlo Park

Unlisted location, 1/11, 2:34 p.m.; assault.

700 block Arbor Road, 1/12 10:12 p.m.; battery.


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