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Community Pulse - May 31, 2013

Police Calls

Palo Alto

May 24-29

Violence related

Battery 1

Child Abuse 1

Sexual Assault 1

Strong Arm robbery 1

Theft related

Commercial burglaries 3

Credit card fraud 4

Grand theft 7

Identity theft 5

Petty theft 9

Residential burglaries 3

Shoplifting 4

Theft undefined 1

Vehicle related

Auto Recovery 1

Auto theft 2

Driving with suspended license 4

Lost/Stolen plates 1

Misc. traffic 3

Theft from auto 5

Vehicle accident/mnr. injury 7

Vehicle accident/prop. damage 5

Vehicle impound 3

Vehicle tow 3

Alcohol or drug related

Drunk in public 6

Drunken driving 1

Possession of paraphernalia 1

Under influence of drugs 1


Animal call 1

Found property 6

Lost property 3

Missing person 1

Other misc. 4

Psychiatric hold 5

Suspicious circumstances 1

Vandalism 4

Warrant/other agency 4

Menlo Park

May 23-28

Violence related

Child Abuse 1

Theft related

Commercial burglaries 1

Credit card fraud 1

Fraud 1

Petty theft 3

Residential burglaries 3

Theft undefined 3

Vehicle related

Driving with suspended license 6

Hit and run 2

Suspicious vehicle 1

Theft from auto 2

Vehicle accident/minor injury 1

Vehicle tow 6

Alcohol or drug related

Drunk in public 2

Drunken driving 3

Possession of drugs 1


Disturbance 1

Found property 2

Other misc. 10

Psychiatric hold 1

Vandalism 1

Warrant arrest 6


May 23-28

Theft related

Theft undefined 2

Vehicle related

Abandoned Auto 1

Misc. traffic 1

Parking/driving violation 5

Suspicious vehicle 5

Vehicle code violation 10

Alcohol or drug related

Drunk in public 1


Construction 5

Disturbance 6

Fire call 1

Found property 3

Juvenile problem 1

Medical aid 4

Other/misc. 3

Suspicious circumstances 3

Suspicious person 2

Town ordiance violation 6

Vandalism 1

Warrant/other agency 1


Palo Alto

High Street, 5/2, 11:27 a.m..; sex crime/unlawful sex intercourse.

Menlo Park

700 block Hamilton Avenue, 5/28, 15:19 a.m.; corporal injury to child.


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