July 16, 2013 > Newark Police Log
Newark Police Log
Submitted By Newark PD
Friday, July 5
Officers responded to the area of Magnolia St. at 11:38 p.m. to investigate a just occurred vehicle theft. The vehicle was a marked private security sedan. The security guard left the vehicle running and unsecured while he was patrolling on foot. Fortunately for him, the vehicle was equipped with GPS. Officer Bloom located the vehicle shortly after in front of Sycamore Bay apartments. It was unoccupied. The vehicle was returned to the grateful security guard.
Saturday, July 6
At 9:41 a.m., Officer Nobbe received a LoJack hit and located an unoccupied stolen vehicle at the Raley's Center. Recovered was a Red 1996 Honda Civic 4D. The vehicle had been stolen from San Leandro between 7 a.m. and 8 a.m.
Officer Eriksen responded to a report of a hit and run at Enterprise and Willow at 3:57 p.m. Suspect vehicle was described as a car show quality 1970 Bright Green Metallic Chevy Monte Carlo. The vehicle had a chrome motor and no hood. The victim stopped to film the suspect vehicle spinning doughnuts. The suspect lost control and struck the victim's vehicle.
Monday, July 8
At 2:51 p.m., Officer Warren recovered a stolen vehicle at the corner of Sunrose Ave at Rockspray St. The vehicle was reported stolen out of San Francisco PD in February 2013. The recovered 2008 Honda's interior was completely stripped.
At 6:23 p.m., Officer Geser investigated a theft of competition dance equipment for a seven year old girl from a public storage unit on Cedar Blvd.
At 7:12 p.m.,Officer Mavrakis investigated an auto burglary at 5877 Jarvis Ave. (Safeway) near Dino's Grill. The victim vehicle suffered a window smash and the loss was a laptop and Ipad.
Officer Mavrakis investigated a residential burglary at 7:57 p.m. at Guava Dr. Entry was made via a broken out window on the rear of the residence.
Tuesday, July 9
Officer Slater investigated an auto burglary at the Homewood Suites (39270 Cedar Boulevard) at 7:50 a.m. Sometime overnight, the suspect(s) broke a window and stole a laptop.
2201 Hrs. Officer Norvell investigated a battery between a customer and a security guard from BJ's Brewery (5699 Mowry Ave.) 1 subject was fighting with Security while his three friends observed. The end result was two arrests. Alanzo Ramos of Madera was arrested for two outstanding felony warrants and Guillermo Gamez of Madera was arrested for public intoxication. They were both booked at Fremont City Jail.
Wednesday, July 10
Officer Warren investigated an attempted residential burglary on Concord St. at 2:45 p.m. The suspect/s attempted to enter through a rear doors by throwing spark plug chips at the window. The resident found no loss and it appears no one made entry.
Officers responded to Newark Boulevard at Ruschin Drive at 8:07 p.m. to investigate a collision involving an auto versus two bicyclists. A family of three (Mother, Father, and 5-year-old male) were in the crosswalk at the time of the collision. The mother and 5-year-old male were struck by a vehicle traveling northbound on Newark Boulevard. The mother sustained moderate injuries and her 5-year-old child sustained serious injuries after being struck by the vehicle.
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.