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Community Pulse - May 11, 2012

Police calls

Palo Alto

May 2-8

Violence related

Domestic violence 1

Theft related

Commercial burglary 2

Embezzlement 1

Grand theft 2

Identity theft 7

Petty theft 19

Residential burglary 2

Vehicle related

Abandoned bicycle 1

Auto recovery 1

Auto theft 2

Driving w/suspended license 4

Hit and run 7

Misc. traffic 6

Vehicle accident/minor injury 2

Vehicle accident/property damage 17

Vehicle impound 18

Alcohol or drug related

Drunk in public 11

Drunken driving 1

Misc. liquor law 2

Possession of drugs 8


Animal call 1

Casualty/fall 1

Concealed weapon 1

Disturbing the peace 1

Found property 2

Hate-crime vandalism 1

Lost property 5

Medical aid 1

Misc. penal code violation 6

Outside assistance 3

Psychiatric hold 3

Suspicious circumstances 3

Town ordinance violation 2

Trespassing 1

Vandalism 3

Warrant/other agency 6

Menlo Park

May 2-8

Violence related

Battery 3

Spousal abuse 1

Theft related

Attempted burglary 2

Fraud 3

Grand theft 2

Petty theft 6

Residential burglaries 1

Vehicle related

Driving w/suspended license 5

Theft from auto 1

Vehicle accident/property damage 2

Vehicle tow 1

Alcohol or drug related

Drunk in public 1

Drunken driving 6

Possession of drugs 5


CPS referral 1

Disturbance 3

Disturbing/annoying phone calls 1

Felon possessing firearm 1

Found property 1

Info case 5

Juvenile problem 1

Lost property 3

Prohibited weapon possession 1

Psychiatric hold 7

Suspicious person 1

Town ordinance violation 1

Trespassing 1

Vandalism 4

Warrant arrest 5


May 2-8

Theft related

Fraud 1

Petty theft 2

Residential burglary 1

Vehicle related

Abandoned auto 1

Hit and run 1

Parking/driving violation 10

Suspicious vehicle 9

Vehicle accident/minor injury 1

Vehicle accident/property damage 2

Vehicle code violation 2

Alcohol or drug related

Drunken driving 1


Animal call 4

Citizen assist 2

CPS referral 2

Disturbance 8

Disturbing/annoying phone calls 1

Fire call 1

Flooding 1

Hazard 2

Juvenile problem 3

Medical aid 2

Meet citizen 1

Suspicious circumstances 3

Suspicious person 3

Town ordinance violation 5

Tree blocking roadway 1

Vandalism 1

Warrant arrest 1

Welfare check 2


Palo Alto

Unlisted block El Camino Real, 5/4, 1:30 p.m.; domestic violence/battery.

Menlo Park

1300 block Madera Avenue, 5/2, 9:34 p.m.; spousal abuse.

300 block Sharon Park Drive, 5/3, 3:14 p.m.; battery.

2800 block Sand Hill Road, 5/4, 7:51 p.m.; battery.

10 block Coleman Place, 5/5, 9:53 p.m.; battery.


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