The following are highlights from the Piedmont police blotter. For more information, including about other cases, visit the police department at 403 Highland Ave.
Friday, Aug. 8 11 p.m. -- Moraga Avenue. An individual was arrested on suspicion of probation violation.
SATURDAY, Aug. 9 4:59 p.m. -- Oakland Avenue. A resident found live ammunition outside a residence.
SUNDAY, Aug. 10 9:21 a.m. -- Oakmont Avenue. A 1994 Honda Accord that was reported stolen was located and released to its owner. 3:27 p.m. -- Rose Avenue. Two Shoei-brand motorcycle helmets were reported stolen from a front porch.
Monday, Aug. 11 1:02 a.m. -- Monte Cresta Avenue. A pursuit of a suspected stolen vehicle ended with a crash and foot chase, leading to arrest of the suspects. 10:01 a.m. -- Sea View Avenue. Identity theft was reported. 11:33 a.m. -- Arbor Drive. A resident reported that a UPS truck sideswiped his vehicle.
TUESDAY, Aug. 12 8:29 a.m. -- Moraga Avenue. A vehicle was reported burglarized.
WEDNESDAY, Aug. 13 9:55 p.m. -- Caperton Avenue. A resident reported packages stolen from a front porch some time in the morning. The victim caught the crime on video.
THURSDAY, Aug. 14 8:51 a.m. -- Hillside Avenue. A resident reported that someone tried to break into the job site at his home by attempting to cut the lock on the fence. This is the second time subjects have tried to enter the property. 4:35 p.m. -- Parkway Avenue. Identity theft was reported.
FRIDAY, Aug. 15 9:49 a.m. -- Cambridge Way. A resident reported that an unknown subject hit her vehicle sometime during the previous night.
Due to technical difficulties at the Oakland Police Department, the police blotter is not available this week.
FIRE SAFETY Info and TIPS of the WEEK
Make sure everyone in your family know the stop-drop-and-roll drill in case clothing catches fire.
Source: Oakland Fire Department Prevention Bureau and the Wildfire Prevention Assessment District