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Community Pulse - January 17, 2014

Police Calls

Palo Alto

Jan. 8-13

Violence related

Battery 2

Domestic violence 3

Suicide 1

Theft related

Credit card forgery 1

Fraud 1

Grand theft 2

Identity theft 2

Petty theft 6

Shoplifting 1

Vehicle related

Abandoned auto 1

Auto theft 1

Driving w/suspended license 3

Hit and run 1

Lost/stolen plates 2

Misc. traffic 2

Parking/driving violation 1

Theft from auto 9

Vehicle accident/minor injury 6

Vehicle accident/property damage 3

Vehicle tow 7

Alcohol or drug related

Drunk in public 3

Drunken driving 3


Found property 4

Lost property 1

Psychiatric subject 2

Medical aid 1

Other/misc. 8

Outside assistance 1

Unattended death 1

Vandalism 3

Warrant/other agency 3

Menlo Park

Jan. 7 -- 12

Violence related

Battery 1

Theft related

Fraud 3

Identity theft 1

Petty theft 2

Residential burglaries 1

Shoplifting 1

Vehicle related

Bicycle theft 1

Driving w/ suspended license 6

Hit and run 2

Misc. traffic 1

Theft from auto 2

Vehicle accident/mnr. injury 2

Vehicle accident/prop. damage 1

Vehicle tow 8

Alcohol or drug related

Drug activity 9

Drunken driving 1

Drunk in public 1

Possession of drugs 1


Coroner case 1

Disturbance/annoying phone calls 1

Found property 2

Located missing person 1

Missing person 1

Other/misc. 3

Psychiatric evaluation 1

Resist arrest 1

Suspicious circumstances 5

Vandalism 3

Warrant arrest 9


Palo Alto

Sand Hill Road, 1/9, 3:39 p.m.; domestic violence/battery

Ramona Street, 1/11, 8:17 p.m.; domestic violence/battery.

Bryant Street, 1/12, 12:51 a.m.; domestic violence/court order.

Menlo Park

400 block Ivy Drive, 1/10, 1:54 p.m.; battery.


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