November 26, 2013 > Newark Police Log
Newark Police Log
Submitted By Newark PD
Friday, November 8
Officer Knutson investigated an auto burglary occurred at 5720 Mowry School Rd. (Isla Restaurant) at 12:42 p.m. Loss was several ÒCoachÓ brand purses.
Officer Jackman handled a citizenÕs arrest/shoplifting case at the NewPark Mall MacyÕs store at 7:31 p.m. Betty Moyung of Newark was cited and released for petty theft.
Saturday, November 9
Three different victims responded to Newark PD to make auto burglary reports that occurred earlier in the week.
At 6:23 p.m., Officers responded to a bar room brawl at the Good Times Lounge involving pool cues, billiard balls and beer bottles. Other than some broken glass on the ground, none of the parties sustained any serious injuries. Most of the combatants fled before police arrived at the scene.
Sunday, November 10
Officer Losier handled a citizenÕs arrest/shoplifting case at the NewPark Mall MacyÕs store at 6:20 p.m. Balwinder Kaur of Fremont was cited and released at the scene for petty theft.
Monday, November 11
Officer Williams was dispatched to a non-injury collision at the intersection of Newark Blvd/Jarvis Ave. at 12:20 p.m. Upon arrival, Officer Williams learned the collision was actually a hit and run. Based on a license plate left behind by the suspect vehicle, Officer Williams was able to determine that the suspect lived in Newark. Officer Williams contacted the suspect, Anthony Porter and placed him under arrest.
At 7:19 p.m., Officer Norvell arrested Lam Chun of Newark) for False Imprisonment and Domestic Violence. Lam refused to allow his estranged girlfriend to leave his residence. Lam used physical force against the victim in an attempt to keep her at his home. During the investigations, Officer Norvell discovered the parties were involved in a domestic violence incident earlier in the week. Lam was taken into custody and booked at Fremont Jail.
Tuesday, November 12
Congratulations to Officer Khairy our newest officer who completed field training and now is a solo officer.
At 11:22 a.m., Officer Taylor investigated a restraining order violation at a residence in the 36200 block of LaSalle Drive involving Brandi Mensinger of Newark. Brandi was arrested for court order violation and booked at Fremont Jail.
At 12:21 p.m., Officers were dispatched to the area of Birch Street and Baine Avenue for a report of a male and female looking into backyards in the neighborhood. The pair was located in front of 6401 Baine Avenue. The male; Ismael Villegas of Fremont was arrested by Officer Khairy for possession of methamphetamine and under the influence of methamphetamine and transported to SRJ. Officer Bloom cite/released the female; Nicole Rogers of Fremont for possession of marijuana.
At 11:36 p.m., Officer Arroyo arrested Erica Corte of Newark for DUI. Erica crashed her vehicle into the side of a residence in the 35100 block of Dorchester Ct. after hitting a small tree and a fire hydrant. Witnesses stated Erica was driving on the wrong side of the road and swerved across the median before losing control and crashing into the house. No one inside the residence was injured. Erica was transported to a local hospital for treatment of a minor head injury. Erica was cited and released.
Wednesday, November 13
At 2:25 p.m., CSO Parks recovered a 2002 International flatbed truck, CA lic.# 6R39128, on Hickory St. and Thornton Ave. The vehicle had been reported stolen out of Palo Alto on 11/11/13.
Thursday, November 14
Officers were sent to Central Food and Liquor at 2:15 a.m. for a burglary alarm. Officer Taylor noted the front glass window had been shattered. Loss in this incident was cigarettes and alcohol.
A second burglary alarm sounded at Cigarettes Cheaper 39970 Cedar Boulevard at 2:19 a.m. Officer Norvell noted the front glass window was shattered. Loss was cigarettes.
Friday, November 15
Officers responded to a domestic battery at a residence in the 8200 block of Juniper Ave. at 2:54 p.m. Officer Losier arrested Alfonso Avina for domestic violence. Avina was booked at Santa Rita Jail.
At 11 p.m., Officer Hogan responded to a domestic dispute at a residence on Honeysuckle Dr. Darin Crandall of Newark was arrested for elder abuse for battering his 70-year-old father and 66-year-old mother. Crandall was booked at Fremont PD Jail and also served with an Emergency Protective Order protecting his parents. The parents declined additional medical treatment.
Saturday, November 16
Officer Bloom accepted the arrest of Sudesha, Merone from MacyÕs at 3:35 p.m. for shoplifting over $400 worth of merchandise. Sudesha was booked at Fremont Jail.
Sunday, November 17
Officer Cerini was dispatched to Sears at 2:19 p.m. regarding a sister and brother who had been detained by loss prevention for shoplifting. Officer Cerini accepted the arrest of Alejandra Plata and Diego Plata out of Oakland for the theft of $290 in merchandise. They were both issued a citation and released 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 Òsilent witnessÓ hotline at 510-578-4000, extension 500.