The following excerpts are from the Martinez police log:


  • BURGLARY -- At 10:13 a.m., a vehicle was burglarized on Arnold Drive and a briefcase containing a laptop, iPhone and work cell phone were stolen.

  • PETTY THEFT -- It was reported at 12:50 p.m. that a wallet was taken from a vehicle while the driver was sleeping in it at Amtrak on Marina Vista.

  • HIT-AND-RUN -- A hit-and-run was reported at 3:02 p.m. at Alhambra Avenue and Blue Ridge Drive.

  • PETTY THEFT -- Shoplifting was reported at 4:44 p.m. at a Pacheco Boulevard business.


  • HIT-AND-RUN -- A hit-and-run was reported at 9:06 a.m. on Raap Avenue.

  • BURGLARY -- On Marina Vista at 12:01 p.m., a vehicle was burglarized.

  • PETTY THEFT -- A caller at an Arnold Drive business reported at 4:58 p.m. that a woman was in custody on suspicion of petty theft.


  • VANDALISM -- At 8:48 a.m., the chain holding golf carts at a course on Vine Hill Way was cut causing the carts to crash into a tree.

  • BURGLARY -- It was reported at 9:11 a.m. that an office at a business on Arnold Drive was burglarized, and $30 in change was stolen.

  • BURGLARY -- At 10:44 p.m. a vehicle at Orchard View Avenue and Clays Street was burglarized and a digital camera and $20 in cash were stolen.


  • PETTY THEFT -- A caller at 9:45 a.m. reported that the window of a vehicle on Berrellesa Street was smashed and an iPad, car seat and medication were stolen.

  • DUI -- On Alhambra Way, a 47-year-old woman was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence at 11:05 p.m.

  • FRAUD -- A caller on Arana Drive reported at 12:15 p.m. that Social Security funds were fraudulently withdrawn from an account and transferred to a different account.

  • HIT-AND-RUN -- At 5:41 p.m., a on Marina Vista reported that a vehicle was sideswiped while parked.

  • DUI -- A 45-year-old woman was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence on Roanoke Drive where she was discovered passed out in her vehicle with the engine still running.


  • FRAUD -- At 9:04 a.m., fraud was reported by a caller on Main Street.

  • VANDALISM -- A caller reported at 12:59 p.m. that a car door was damaged by another motorist in parking lot on Arnold Drive. When asked for insurance information, the motorist said that and a driver's license were not available and drove away.

  • VANDALISM -- At 5:07 p.m., the window of a vehicle was reported smashed in an Arnold Drive parking lot.

  • PETTY THEFT -- At a business on Arnold Drive, a caller reported at 5:54 p.m. that a person was in custody on suspicion of petty theft.

  • VANDALISM -- It was reported at 7:23 p.m. that the rear window of a vehicle on Canyon Way was smashed.

  • POSSESSION -- At Pacheco Boulevard and Santa Fe Street, a 31-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of possession of a controlled substance at 9:14 p.m.


  • PETTY THEFT -- A caller reported at 6:07 a.m. that gasoline was stolen from construction equipment on Pacheco Boulevard.

  • PETTY THEFT -- It was reported at 9:14 a.m. that jewelry was stolen from a residence on Martindale Drive.

  • HIT-AND-RUN -- On Robinson Street at 1:23 p.m., a parked vehicle was hit by a truck.

  • PETTY THEFT -- At 2:49 p.m., storage containers were reported stolen from a carport on Ashwood Drive.

  • PETTY THEFT -- It was reported at 3:05 p.m. that mail was missing from a residence on Lake Villa Court.

  • HIT-AND-RUN -- A caller on Alhambra Avenue reported at 6:47 p.m. that a vehicle hit another vehicle and a damaged mirror was in the street.

  • FRAUD -- Fraud was reported at 7:51 p.m. on Oakwood Circle.


  • UNDER THE INFLUENCE -- A 41-year-old man was arrested at 12:13 p.m. on Alhambra Avenue on suspicion of being under the influence after standing on a curb and yelling at passers-by.

  • embezzlement -- On Arnold Drive, it was reported at 12:21 p.m. that an employee embezzled $2,500.

  • fraud -- At 3:44 p.m., a caller from Riverwood Circle reported receiving a call about being approved for a loan. The caller had earlier in the week applied for a loan online and received a card from a business which he advised took $150 off the card and he never received the loan.

  • petty theft -- The rear license plate was reported taken from a vehicle on Costanza Drive at 4:49 p.m.