The following excerpts are from the Martinez police log:
THURSDAY, DEC. 6 ASSAULT -- At 12:53 a.m., a caller reported being assaulted five days previously on Tarantino Drive. PETTY THEFT -- A rear license plate was stolen from a company vehicle at 9:05 a.m. in a parking lot on Arnold Drive. VEHICLE THEFT -- It was reported at 10:30 a.m. that a vehicle was stolen from Center Avenue.
FRIDAY, DEC. 7 HIT-AND-RUN -- A hit-and-run was reported at 2:21 a.m. at Marina Vista. HIT-AND-RUN -- On Thistle Circle at 3:31 a.m., a hit-and-run was reported. GRAND THEFT -- It was reported at 7:08 a.m. that tools worth $5,000 were stolen from a work site at F Street and Alhambra Avenue. VEHICLE THEFT -- A vehicle theft was reported at 10:02 a.m. on Fountainhead Court. VEHICLE THEFT -- A caller reported at 12:06 p.m. that a vehicle was stolen from Vista Oaks Drive. FRAUD -- It was reported on Virginia Hills Drive at 1:06 p.m. that an ATM card was fraudulently used in another state. VEHICLE THEFT -- At 6:13 p.m., a caller reported that a vehicle that was parked during the night on Ferry Street was stolen.
SATURDAY, DEC. 8 FRAUD -- A caller on Beechwood Drive reported at 10:48 a.m. that a debit card was fraudulently used. BURGLARY -- It was reported at 1:51 p.m. that a window of a vehicle was smashed at a business on Waterfront Road. PETTY THEFT -- A caller reported at 7:42 p.m. that a wallet fell out of a purse at a business on Arnold Drive, and a couple picked up the wallet and walked out with it. The activity was recorded on the store video. VEHICLE THEFT -- A vehicle theft was reported at 9:05 p.m. in a parking lot on Ferry Street.
SUNDAY, DEC. 9 BURGLARY -- On St. Mary's Street t 7:05 a.m., a vehicle was reported burglarized. VEHICLE THEFT -- A vehicle was reported stolen at 9:54 a.m. from Arnold Drive. PETTY THEFT -- A caller reported at 12:27 p.m. that a wallet was taken from a purse at an Arnold Drive business. PETTY THEFT -- It was reported at 1:16 p.m. that cigarettes were stolen from a business on Pacheco Boulevard, and the door was also broken. BURGLARY -- A caller reported at 9:13 p.m. that a window of a vehicle on Alhambra Avenue was smashed and a purse was stolen.
MONDAY, DEC. 10 BURGLARY -- At 5:13 a.m., a caller from a Riverwood Circle residence reported that electronics, including a laptop, cell phones and PlayStation 3, were missing. Entry to the residence was made through a back door. Two men were confronted and fled. BURGLARY -- It was reported at 2:46 p.m. that a vehicle was burglarized on Ferry Street and keys were stolen. BURGLARY -- A caller reported at 3:40 p.m. that a vehicle was burglarized on Escobar Street, and a radio and Christmas gift, valued at $50 were stolen. ASSAULT -- At 5:11 p.m., an assault was reported at a Court Street business. HIT-AND-RUN -- A hit-and-run was reported at 5:30 p.m. on Arnold Drive. FRAUD -- A caller on Eastgate Lane reported at 6:40 p.m. that a debit card was fraudulently used, resulting in a loss of $80. BURGLARY -- At 7:29 p.m., a vehicle was burglarized on Alhambra Avenue and a purse was stolen.
TUESDAY, DEC. 11 PETTY THEFT -- It was reported at 7:14 a.m. that mail, including bills and bank statements, was stolen from a residence on Castro Street, VEHICLE THEFT -- On Fig Tree Lane, a caller reported at 7:22 a.m. that a vehicle was stolen. PETTY THEFT -- It was reported at 8:15 a.m. that mailboxes on Flora Street were opened and emptied. VANDALISM -- A caller reported at 12:24 p.m. that mailboxes were pried open on Ferry Street. FRAUD -- On Duane Lane at 4:56 p.m., a caller reported that a debit card was fraudulently used resulting in a charge of $251.05. PETTY THEFT -- A petty theft was reported at 5:57 p.m. on Escobar Street. BURGLARY -- A caller reported at 6:05 p.m. that a vehicle was burglarized in a parking lot on Main Street and clothes and money were stolen. BURGLARY -- At 7:38 p.m., clothing and cash were reported taken from an unlocked vehicle on Green Street.
WEDNESDAY, DEC. 12 VEHICLE THEFT -- A caller reported at 12:52 a.m. that a vehicle was stolen from Village Oaks Drive. ASSAULT -- It was reported at 9:01 a.m. that a student was assaulted at Gilger and Ricks avenues. ASSAULT -- At 10:59 a.m., it was reported that five women were involved in a fight at a school on E Street. FRAUD -- At 11:24 a.m., a caller reported a lost a wallet at an Alhambra Avenue business, and advised of subsequent fraudulent charges. GRAND THEFT -- On Heavenly Drive, it was reported at 11:49 a.m. that jewelry was stolen from a residence. FRAUD -- A caller from Valley Oak Plaza reported at 5:28 p.m. the fraudulent use of a bank card and two department store charge cards. PETTY THEFT -- It was reported at 5:40 p.m. that a package was stolen from the front porch of a residence on Morello Heights Drive. FRAUD -- At 6:19 p.m., a caller on Paradise Drive reported unauthorized use of personal identity information.