This is the Claycord BART crime report.
The information in this report is provided by the BART Police Department (BPD), and it will be posted on Claycord.com when it’s made available by BPD.
Grand Theft (Catalytic Converter) – North Concord Station
4/3/14 1519 hours
A victim reported the theft of their catalytic converter from their 2007 Toyota Tundra while parked at the North Concord Station. The victim parked their truck at 0420 hours and returned at 1515 hours and discovered the theft. Loss was estimated over $800.00. An officer checked the vehicle for prints or evidence but with negative results.
Auto Burglary (Phone Report) – Walnut Creek Station
4/2/14 1856 hours
A victim reported his 2005 black Ford Escape LL was burglarized while it was parked and locked in stall #915 on the level of the parking structure between 0530-1800 hours. There were no signs of entry, but the garage door opener was taken from inside the vehicle.
Arson (Vehicle) – Walnut Creek Station
3/28/2014 0242 Hours
An officer responded to a report of a vehicle on fire in the parking lot. The fire department responded and extinguished the fire. A county arson investigator responded to conduct the investigation. The vehicle was towed as evidence and attempts were being made to contact the owner. Investigation on-going.
Robbery (Strong Arm)/Arrest – Concord Station
3/27/14, 1444 hours
A juvenile victim reported that a juvenile suspect snatched his cell phone from his hands. When the victim attempted to regain his phone, however, the suspect threatened him and refused to return the phone. The suspect’s description was relayed to Concord Police officers and they detained the suspect approximately four (4) blocks from the station. The victim then positively identified the suspect, and the victim’s phone was found on the suspect’s person. The suspect was then placed under arrest for robbery by the investigating officer. A sergeant approved the arrest and debriefed the suspect. Subsequently, the suspect was booked into the county junvenile hall for robbery. The victim was not injured during the robbery.
Drinking in Public/Resisting Arrest/Warrant Arrest – Concord Station
3/27/13, 1136 hours
While patrolling the bus zone area, a sergeant saw a male subject drinking an alcoholic beverage. However, when approached by the sergeant, the subject ran away even after being ordered to stop. The sergeant pursued the subject and, with the assistance of an officer, managed to corner the subject in a nearby shopping center. There, the subject complied with the officers’ verbal commands and was taken into custody without further incident. A search of the subject, incident to the arrest, revealed he was in possession of less than one ounce (1 oz.) of Marijuana. He was also found to have an outstanding $2,500 infraction warrant held by the BART Police Department; the arrest was approved by a lieutenant. The subject was then issued citations for the local municipal drinking in public code and the Marijuana possession – before being booked into the county jail for the charge of resisting arrest and the outstanding warrant.