October 1, 2013 > Union City Police Log
Union City Police Log
Submitted By Union City PD
Friday, September 20
Officers responded to calls regarding a large gathering of vehicles at the El Mercado Shopping Center. Arriving officers determined that there was a large car show with approximately 500 vehicles and 1,000 people in attendance. The property owner contacted Union City Police Department and requested assistance in getting the car show moved off his property. Officers contacted the coordinator who confirmed he had not obtained any permits for the event. The coordinator assisted officers in shutting down the event peaceably.
Sunday, September 22
At 10:06 p.m., a suspect attempted to burglarize YoungÕs Market, located on Whipple Road. The suspect was attempting to cut off a lock and fled the area after being contacted by the security officer. The suspect was described a light skinned male, approximately 6 feet tall, with a thin build. The suspect fled the area in a silver (or grey) late 1980Õs or early 1990Õs Pontiac Fiero, with loud and modified exhaust. The suspect is believed to be connected to additional burglaries in the City of Newark.
Anyone with information on any of the listed cases should contact the Investigations Division at 510-675-5247. Those wishing to remain anonymous can contact the tips line by calling 510-675-5207 or email Tips@union-city.org.