June 5, 2012 > Newark Police Log
Newark Police Log
Submitted By Newark PD
At 7:05 a.m., Officer Heckman responded to the 39100 block of Levi Street for a reported auto burglary. A Nissan 350 Z had its passenger window smashed and the unknown subject(s) attempted to remove the stereo causing damage to the vehicle.
Officer Warren and Detective Todd stopped Ray Florez (transient) on Amador at 9:47 p.m. Florez was active to CDC parole and Officer Jackman and K-9 Eliot performed a drug sniff of the car. 7.3 grams of meth, a scale and a pipe where located in the vehicle. Florez was arrested for transportation of narcotics, parole violation, and possession of drug paraphernalia. He was booked at Fremont Jail.
Officers responded to McDonald's south at 11:07 p.m. on a report of a 211 (robbery) in the parking lot involving Craig's List. The suspect and victim met in the parking lot and the suspect pulled out a handgun and stole the victim's phone.
Officer Neithercutt arrested Jason Rivera of Newark at 3:12 p.m. for a warrant while checking on a suspicious vehicle in the area of Port Sailwood. Rivera was cited at the scene.
Any person with any information concerning these incidents can contact the non-emergency line at 510-578-4237. Information can also be left anonymously on the "silent witness" hotline at 510-578-4000, extension 500.