April 11, 2017 > Newark Police Log
Newark Police Log
Submitted By Cmdr. Mike Carroll, Newark PD
Thursday, March 30
During a probation search of a residence on the 5000 block of Dorking Court at 1:06 p.m. Officer Rivas arrested a 53-year-old Newark man on suspicion of possessing illegal fireworks. The man was booked into the Fremont Jail. The Alameda County Bomb Squad responded to the residence to dispose of the fireworks.
At 4:24 p.m. Officers responded to a reported robbery at 35233 Newark Blvd. A woman was robbed of her purse and suffered a stab wound to her arm. The woman was driven to a local hospital for treatment by a friend.
At 7:49 p.m. Officers responded to a report of a robbery at MacyÕs at NewPark Mall. A good description of the getaway vehicle was broadcast to surrounding police agencies and the suspect vehicle was stopped by police in Milpitas approximately four hours after the robbery occurred. Two suspects, a 32-year-old year old man, and a 38-year-old woman, were arrested on suspicion of burglary and robbery in the second degree. Both suspects were booked into Santa Rita Jail.
Friday, March 31
At 6:06 p.m. Officer Losier investigated a traffic collision on Newark Boulevard near Dairy Avenue. The vehicle crashed into a townhome and then through an adjoining wall into the next door unit. There were no injuries.
Saturday, April 1
At 3:34 a.m. Officers Losier and Arroyo responded to a solo vehicle collision on Thornton Avenue near Gateway Boulevard. The driver, his passenger and the driverÕs parents who had arrived on the scene before police were all standing near the vehicle. The driver, a 19-year-old man, and his father, 48, both of Newark, became combative with the officers. Both were arrested on suspicion of obstructing a police officer and were booked into the Fremont Jail.
Wednesday, April 5
At 9:23 a.m. officers responded to a report about a suspicious person on Edgewater Drive and Norwich Place. A 43-year-old Hayward man was detained, and then arrested on outstanding warrants. He was booked into Santa Rita Jail.
At 11:51 a.m. Officer Khairy conducted a traffic stop on a suspicious vehicle at the Bridgeport Apartments, 36826 Cherry Street and subsequently arrested a 22-year-old Fremont man on suspicion of driving without a license and having false vehicle registration. The man was issued a citation and the vehicle was towed from the scene.