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Community Pulse - August 17, 2012

Police calls

Palo Alto

Aug. 7-14

Violence related

Arson 1

Assault w/a deadly weapon 1

Battery 2

Domestic violence 2

Sex crime 1

Theft related

Commercial burglaries 3

Fraud 1

Grand theft 1

Identity theft 3

Petty theft 2

Residential burglaries 8

Shoplifting 7

Vehicle related

Abandoned auto 4

Driving w/suspended license 6

Hit and run 7

Misc. traffic 10

Theft from auto 3

Vehicle accident/minor injury 4

Vehicle accident/property damage 11

Vehicle impound 4

Alcohol or drug related

Drunk in public 14

Drunken driving 3

Possession of drugs 1

Possession of paraphernalia 1


Found property 2

Lost property 2

Misc. penal code violation 1

Missing person 2

Noise ordinance violation 1

Psychiatric hold 2

Suspicious circumstances 2

Terrorist threat 2

Trespassing 2

Vandalism 1

Warrant/other agency 6

Menlo Park

Aug. 7-14

Violence related

Spousal abuse 2

Robbery 1

Theft related

Fraud 1

Grand theft 3

Petty theft 8

Residential burglaries 5

Vehicle related

Driving w/suspended license 1

Hit and run 1

Theft from auto 4

Vehicle accident/minor injury 4

Vehicle accident/property damage 6

Vehicle tow 2

Alcohol or drug related

Drug activity 3

Drunk in public 2

Drunken driving 1


Disturbance 1

Fire call 1

Found property 3

Hazard 1

Info case 5

Lost property 2

Outside assistance 1

Psychiatric hold 6

Suspicious circumstances 2

Violation of court order 2

Warrant arrest 13

Welfare check 1


Aug. 7-14

Theft related

Fraud 2

Residential burglary 2

Vehicle related

Abandoned auto 1

Hit and run 2

Parking/driving violation 16

Suspicious vehicle 11

Vehicle accident/property damage 3

Vehicle code violation 4


Disturbance 4

Fire call 2

Flooding 1

Found property 1

Hazard 3

Outside assistance 4

Shots fired 1

Suspicious circumstances 3

Suspicious person 2

Watermain break 1


Palo Alto

1500 block Arastradero Road, 8/8, 4:08 p.m.; arson.

Unlisted block Park Boulevard, 8/9, 3:07 a.m.; domestic violence/battery.

Unlisted block Park Boulevard, 8/9, 4:07 a.m.; domestic violence/battery.

Unlisted block Embarcadero Road, 8/11, 12:58 a.m.; sex crime.

4300 block Page Mill Road, 8/12, 6:47 p.m.; assault with a deadly weapon.

Menlo Park

Unlisted block Live Oak Avenue, 8/7, 9:09 p.m.; spousal abuse.

500 block Middlefield Road, 8/8, 2:19 p.m.; spousal abuse.

Unlisted block Alma Street, 8/13, 10:54 a.m.; robbery.


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