The following excerpts are from the Martinez police log:
THURSDAY, MAY 1 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.
FRIDAY, MAY 2 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.
SATURDAY, MAY 3 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.
SUNDAY, MAY 4 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at 11:05 p.m. FRAUD -- A caller on Arana Drive reported at 12:15 p.m. that Social Security funds were fraudulently withdrawn from an account and transferred to a different account.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.
MONDAY, MAY 5 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.
TUESDAY, MAY 6 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.
WEDNESDAY, MAY 7 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.