Albany police log
12/27/2012 09:42:43 AM PST
12/27/2012 09:42:43 AM PST
MONDAY, Dec. 17 WARRANT -- At 10 a.m. officers arrested a San Pablo woman at her home for an outstanding Albany warrant for DUI. WARRANT -- Officers arrested an El Cerrito woman at her home for an outstanding Albany warrant for DUI at 11:30 a.m. SUSPICIOUS ACTIVITY -- At 3:30 p.m. officers responded to reports of a transient looking man who was pacing up and down Washington Avenue and acting suspiciously. The man was not causing any trouble and was allowed to depart.
TUESDAY, Dec. 18 AUTO THEFT -- At 1 a.m. a Jackson Street resident reported the theft of a car during the day. AUTO BREAK-IN -- Belongings were stolen overnight from a car on Pomona Avenue. Thieves also broke into a car parked in a driveway on Masonic Avenue. AUTO RECOVERY -- At 3:30 p.m. officers investigated a vehicle that had been parked on Cornell Avenue for more than 10 days and found it had been reported stolen out of Richmond. The owner was notified.
WEDNESDAY, Dec. 19 ASSAULT -- Officers investigating reports of a verbal altercation at a residence on Brighton Avenue at 8 a.m. arrested an Albany man for suspicion of assault and making threats.
THURSDAY, Dec. 20 DISTURBANCE -- At 1:30 a.m. officers responded to the area of Solano and Kains Avenue on reports of a person causing a disturbance. They arrested an Albany man for suspicion of disorderly conduct and a probation violation. THEFT -- Officers responded to the Target Store on Eastshore at 3 p.m. on reports that security had a person in custody for stealing a television. They arrested the Oakland man for suspicion of petty theft. THEFT -- At 4:30 p.m. an employee at Solano Cellars on Solano Avenue reported that three iPhones had been stolen within the previous hour. The caller gave a description of four possible suspects and officers are investigating. AUTO BREAK-IN -- The driver's side window of a car in the far north lot of the Target Store on Eastshore was broken between 4 and 5 p.m., but nothing appeared to have been stolen.
FRIDAY, Dec. 21 HOME BREAK-IN -- At 3:30 a.m. a Sonoma Street resident reported hearing a loud bang and seeing a man forcing the front door open. He was seen walking away from the building heading east and was gone when officers arrived. AUTO BREAK-INS -- A car in a driveway on San Carlos Street, and a car on Santa Fe Avenue were burgled overnight. AUTO THEFT -- A car parked near 535 Pierce St. was burgled sometime between Dec. 19 and 21. AUTO BREAK-IN -- At 10:30 a.m. officers received a report that a car in the Safeway parking lot had been broken into and property stolen. THEFT -- The catalytic converter was stolen overnight off a car on Talbot Avenue. AUTO THEFT -- During the day a car was stolen in the 600 block of Key Route Boulevard. THEFT -- At 3:30 p.m. a Santa Fe Avenue resident reported that someone had just stolen a package by the front door. The caller provided a description of the possible thieves and a description of their car. WARRANT -- Officers arrested a Richmond woman at 8 p.m. for an outstanding Albany warrant for DUI.
SATURDAY, Dec. 22 DUI -- At 2 a.m. officers arrested a Richmond man on San Pablo Avenue at Clay Street for suspicion of two counts of DUI. DRUGS -- Officers arrested a San Pablo woman in the 700 block of Jackson Street at 4 p.m. for suspicion of drug possession. ATTEMPTED BREAK-IN -- Shortly before midnight a caller reported interrupting a man trying to break into their car.
SUNDAY, Dec. 23 DUI -- Officers stopped a vehicle on San Pablo Avenue near Brighton Avenue at 2 a.m. for a vehicle code violation and arrested an Oakland man for suspicion of two counts of DUI.
-- Kristina Osborn