January 2, 2018 > Union City Police Log
Union City Police Log
Submitted By Lt. Matias Pardo, Union City PD
Monday, Dec. 18
At around 1:45 p.m. Officer Olson met and spoke with four people during a security check at Seven Hills Park, 384 Florence Street. His investigation uncovered a large amount of cocaine, heroin, methamphetamine, prescription pills and marijuana, and evidence indicative of sales. Juan Gonzales-Lopez, 21, of Union City, was arrested on suspicion of possessing brass knuckles and for various drug-related offenses. Three other suspects, all 18-year-olds out of Union City and Santa Clara, were cited for various drug-related offenses.
At around 11:50 p.m. Officer Stange conducted a traffic stop near Regents Boulevard and Dyer Street. It was determined the vehicle was stolen from of San Jose. There were also stolen credit cards found inside the vehicle. Lauren Tampol, 25, of Morgan Hill, was arrested on suspicion of vehicle theft, the misappropriation of lost property, and possession of drug paraphernalia.
Tuesday, Dec. 19
At around 6:45 p.m. Officer Olson located a vehicle that had been reported stolen in Union City earlier in the day. Richardo Velazquez, 30, of Hayward, was arrested on suspicion of vehicle theft, possession of stolen property, and possession of burglary tools.
Wednesday, Dec. 20
At around 7:30 p.m. a suspect attempted to steal a laptop in the 32300 block of Alvarado Boulevard. The victim managed to hold onto the laptop, and the suspect fled on foot. The suspect was described as a black female, 16-18 years old, about 5-feet-9-inches tall and weighing about 165 pounds.
At around 9:30 p.m. a suspect in the Union Landing shopping center sprayed employees with a fire extinguisher before fleeing with shopping bags full of stolen items. The suspect was described as a black man in his late 20s to early 30s, between 5-feet-9-inches and 6-feet tall with a thin build. The case is under investigation.
Saturday, Dec. 23
At around 3:45 p.m. Officer Blanchard made a traffic stop in the 30100 block of Industrial Parkway. A probation search of the vehicle turned up three shaved keys. Eugene Roxas, 38, of Hayward, was arrested on suspicion of possessing burglary tools.
Sunday, Dec. 24
At around 5:45 p.m. Office Bellotti stopped to men who were seen near a vehicle with a stolen license plate. The vehicle was determined to be stolen out of Newark. Hayward residents Daniel Silva, 25, and Victor Sanchez, 37, were both arrested on suspicion of vehicle theft, possession of stolen property, conspiracy, and drug-related offenses.