August 6, 2013 > Newark Police Log
Newark Police Log
Submitted By Newark PD
Friday, July 26
Officer Revay accepted a Citizen's Arrest from Champ's at NewPark Mall at 1:44 p.m. Verrie Wilkins of Oakland was arrested for burglary and possession of burglary tools.
Saturday, July 27
At 9:51 a.m., Officer Khairy investigated a residential burglary in the 6600 block of Mayhews Landing Rd. An unknown suspect entered the open garage and stole two purses.
At 12:17 p.m., Officer Khairy responded to a residence in the 6300 block of Lafayette Ave regarding theft of auto parts. An unknown suspect(s) stole the catalytic converter from the victim's vehicle.
Officer Eriksen responded at 1:33 p.m. regarding a stolen vehicle. The victim vehicle was parked on the corner of Haley St and Jarvis Ave at the time of the theft. The victim left his ignition key in the glove box of his vehicle. Vehicle is described as grey 2008 Land Rover Range Rover (CA Lic #6FPC795).
Officer Hogan handled a citizen's arrest/shoplifting case at the NewPark Mall Macy's store at 6:22 p.m. Shwisa Mirzada of Union City was arrested and booked at FPD Jail for petty theft.
Officer Smith investigated a residential burglary that occurred at an apartment complex on Clark Ave. The loss was an Ipad and a portable DVD player.
Sunday, July 28
A citizen came to the lobby at 11:55 a.m. to report their vehicle stolen. A Gold 1995 Nissan Maxima (3JPR823) was stolen from in front of a residence in the 6400 block of Cotton Ave between 9 p.m. and 5 a.m.
At 10:44 p.m., residents on Reina Pl. called 9-1-1 to report a group of males were smashing car windows on the street with baseball bats and sticks. 13 separate vehicles had had a total of 22 windows smashed out of them and one motorcycle was pushed over. The suspects were only described as males wearing dark hooded clothing. Officer Smith documented this incident.
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.