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Community Pulse - January 4, 2013

Police calls

Palo Alto

Dec. 19-31

Violence related

Armed robbery 1

Battery 1

Child abuse 1

Resisting arrest 1

Theft related

Commercial burglaries 3

Identity theft 3

Petty theft 3

Residential burglaries 2

Shoplifting 1

Vehicle related

Auto theft 5

Driving w/suspended license 3

Hit and run 1

Misc. traffic 1

Theft from auto 12

Vehicle accident/minor injury 8

Vehicle accident/property damage 6

Vehicle embezzlement 1

Alcohol or drug related

Drunk in public 4

Drunken driving 8

Possession of drugs 2

Possession of paraphernalia 1


Disobeying court order 1

Found property 5

Outside assistance 1

Possession of stolen property 1

Psychiatric hold 3

Suspicious circumstances 4

Vandalism 1

Warrant/other agency 5

Menlo Park

Dec. 19-31

Violence related

Robbery 1

Theft related

Fraud 2

Petty theft 8

Residential burglary 7

Shoplifting 1

Vehicle related

Auto recovery 2

Auto theft 3

Bicycle theft 2

Driving w/suspended license 5

Hit and run 7

Misc. parking/driving violation 1

Suspicious vehicle 1

Theft from auto 2

Vehicle accident/minor injury 4

Vehicle accident/no injury 3

Vehicle accident/property damage 2

Vehicle tow 4

Alcohol or drug related

Drug activity 10

Drunk in public 1

Drunken driving 5


Coroner case 1

Disturbance 4

Fire call 1

Found property 2

Info case 2

Lost property 5

Missing person 3

Outside assistance 1

Psychiatric hold 5

Suspicious circumstances 2

Violation of a court order 1

Vandalism 2

Warrant arrest 4


Dec. 19-31

Theft related

Fraud 1

Vehicle related

Abandoned auto 3

Auto recovery 1

Auto theft 1

Parking violation 2

Suspicious vehicle 15

Vehicle accident/no injury 2

Vehicle code violation 16


Disturbance 3

Fire call 3

Hazard 7

Juvenile problem 1

Lost property 2

Medical aid 3

Outside assistance 10

Suspicious circumstances 5

Suspicious person 1

Violation of a court order 3

Warrant arrest 3


Palo Alto

Unlisted block Ross Road, 12/20, 4:43 p.m.; child abuse/physical.

500 block University Avenue, 12/23, 1:51 a.m.; resisting arrest.

1500 block Hamilton Avenue, 12/29, 1:07 p.m.; battery/simple.

3100 block Middlefield Road, 12/29, 6:40 p.m.; robbery.

Menlo Park

1800 block El Camino Real, 12/29, 7:35 p.m.; robbery.


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