February 6, 2018 > Union City Police Log
Union City Police Log
Submitted By Lt. Matias Pardo, Union City PD
Thursday, Jan. 25
Around 9:30 p.m. officers were dispatched to the 4800 block of Gina Way on the report of a purse snatch robbery. A male suspect ran toward the victim and grabbed the purse off her shoulder, causing her to fall to the ground. He was described as between 20 and 30-years-old and about 5-feet-7-inches tall.
Friday, Jan. 26
At 12 a.m. Officer Rivas stopped a bicyclist for numerous vehicle code violations. A probation search turned up a stun gun in bicyclistÕs backpack. The 30-year-old San Leandro man was cited for being a felon in possession of a stun gun, and then released.
Around 9:30 a.m. Officer Bellotti was near the Hayward/Union City border when he located a vehicle reported stolen out of San Jose. Copious amounts of mail, credit cards, checks and ID cards belonging to other people were located inside the vehicle. Ratamani Murphy, 23, of Fremont, was arrested on suspicion of vehicle theft, identity theft, the possession of stolen property, and the possession of drug paraphernalia.
Around 1 p.m. Officer Perry was in the 31800 block of Alvarado Boulevard when he located a vehicle reported stolen out of San Jose. Numerous credit card applications, bank statements, checks, debit cards and ID cards belonging to other people were located inside the vehicle. Amir Sadri, 42, of Union City, was arrested on suspicion of vehicle theft, the misappropriation of found property, and various drug-related offenses.
Saturday, Jan. 27
Around 12:40 p.m. officers were dispatched to the 1700 block of Decoto Road on the report of a robbery. Two suspects reportedly approached the victim, grabbed her laptop and cell phone, and fled on foot.