The following excerpts are from the Martinez police log:
THURSDAY, SEPT. 19 BURGLARY -- A burglary was reported at 3:30 p.m. on Alhambra Avenue. SUSPICIOUS PERSON -- At 3:35 p.m., a 28-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of resisting arrest on Arlington Way after walking through a yard and possibly attempting to open a basement door. PETTY THEFT -- At 4:40 p.m., a cell phone was reported stolen from a backpack on E Street. PETTY THEFT -- At an Arnold Drive business, it was reported at 7:02 p.m. that inactivated prepaid Visa cards were stolen. FRAUD -- A caller on Beechwood Drive reported at 7:08 p.m. that a Social Security number was used for identity theft.
FRIDAY, SEPT. 20 BURGLARY -- It was reported at 11:53 a.m. that a residence was burglarized on Center Avenue and miscellaneous clothing items and an Xbox were stolen. BURGLARY -- A caller reported at 1:21 p.m. on Vine Hill Way that a window of a vehicle was broken and a purse was stolen. FRAUD -- At 1:58 p.m., fraud was reported on Pine Street. PETTY THEFT -- It was reported at 2:01 p.m. that a backpack was stolen on Alhambra Avenue. PETTY THEFT -- On Arnold Drive at 4:43 p.m., a petty theft was reported at a business.
SATURDAY, SEPT. 21 BURGLARY -- It was reported at 9:23 a.m. that a vehicle on Canyon Way was burglarized. VANDALISM -- A caller reported at 5:20 p.m. that the ignition of a vehicle was damaged, and a diagnostic scanner was taken from an unlocked vehicle on Alhambra Avenue.
SUNDAY, SEPT. 22 petty theft -- At 1:42 p.m., bicycles were reported taken from a storage locker on Pine Street. suspicion person -- At Escondido and Gilrix drives at 5:10 p.m., it was reported that a man was exposing himself. petty theft -- A petty theft was reported at a business on Arnold Drive at 5:27 p.m.
MONDAY, SEPT. 23 PETTY THEFT -- At 12:16 a.m., several items were reported stolen from a vehicle in a parking lot on Center Avenue. PETTY THEFT -- It was reported at 7:57 a.m. that a security camera was stolen from an elementary school on Glacier Drive. FRAUD -- A caller on South Castro Street reported at 9:33 a.m. that a bank card was fraudulently used in the amount of $412. VANDALISM -- At 4:41 p.m., a window was reported smashed on Arnold Drive. HIT-AND-RUN -- A hit-and-run was reported at 5:10 p.m. on Douglas Drive. GRAND THEFT -- It was reported at 6:29 p.m. on Marina Vista that a shelving unit worth $1,600 was stolen from a carport unit.
TUESDAY, SEPT. 24 VANDALISM -- It was reported at 9:12 a.m. that a vehicle was rummaged through on Pinon Drive. PETTY THEFT -- On Alhambra Avenue, a caller reported at 10:37 a.m. that a rear license plate was stolen from a vehicle on Alhambra Avenue. HIT-AND-RUN -- On Palm Avenue, it was reported at 12:50 p.m. that a garbage truck ran over electric and telephone wires. GRAND THEFT -- A caller on Estudillo Street reported at 4:56 p.m. that a gold ring, wallet, credit cards and an iPhone were stolen in July.
WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 25 PETTY THEFT -- A caller reported at 4:05 a.m. that a portable speaker for an iPod, medication, license and registration were taken from an unlocked vehicle on Brooksview Court. BURGLARY -- It was reported at 7:32 a.m. that the lock of a vehicle on Arlington Way was tampered with, and tools valued at $1,200 were stolen. VANDALISM -- At 10:16 a.m., soda and food were reported thrown on a vehicle on Rolling Hill Way. PETTY THEFT -- On Crestview Avenue, it was reported at 12:43 p.m. that mail was stolen from mailboxes. PETTY THEFT -- A caller reported at 2:06 p.m. that gasoline was siphoned from a vehicle on Pine Court. FRAUD -- It was reported on Center Avenue at 2:53 p.m. that a bank card was fraudulently used in Michigan for $58.89. PETTY THEFT -- At 3:16 p.m., it was reported that a single-head parking meter valued at $400 was stolen at Estudillo Street and Marina Vista. FRAUD -- At 3:51 p.m., a backpack containing miscellaneous items and credit cards was taken from a porch on Brown Street. A charge of $75 was subsequently made on the credit card.