The following are excerpts from the Walnut Creek Police department log:
Friday, March 15 AUTO THEFT -- A white Acura Legend was reported stolen overnight from the 1900 block of Camino Verde.
Saturday, March 16 BURGLARY -- A backpack and other items were reported stolen from a vehicle broken into between 4:40 and 5:30 p.m. at Lincoln Avenue and North Broadway. BURGLARY -- A purse was reported stolen from a vehicle broken into at Second and Buena Vista Avenues.
Sunday, March 17 SUSPICIOUS CIRCUMSTANCE -- A vehicle was reported broken into, and its steering column damaged, in the 1300 block of Creekside Drive. BURGLARY -- Tools were reported stolen from a vehicle broken into overnight in the 1700 block of Candelero Court.
Monday, March 18 THEFT -- Gasoline was reported stolen from a vehicle overnight in the 1200 block of Parkside Drive. AUTO THEFT -- A silver 2007 Honda Pilot was reported stolen between 11 a.m. and 12:50 p.m. from the first block of Alberta Terrace. BURGLARY -- A firearm and other items were reported stolen from a residence broken into between 3 and 4:30 p.m. in the 1300 block of Carriage Drive. AUTO THEFT -- A silver 1991 Chevy Silverado was reported stolen at approximately 2:15 p.m. from the 1300 block of Alma Avenue. AUTO THEFT -- A 2006 black Yamaha motorcycle was reported stolen from the 1300 block of Alma Avenue.
Tuesday, March 19 HIT AND RUN -- A trailer was reported hit overnight in the 100 block of Ukiah Court.
Wednesday, March 20 THEFT -- An ATM was blocking a business entrance after someone attempted to steal it overnight from a business in the 1300 block of South California Boulevard. VANDALISM -- Paint thinner was reportedly thrown on a vehicle overnight in the 100 block of Greenwood Circle. BURGLARY -- Golf clubs and other items were reported stolen from a garage in the 1600 block of Geary Road broken into overnight. BURGLARY -- A purse and other items were reported stolen from a vehicle broken into between 2 and 3 p.m. in the 300 block of Peppertree Road. THEFT -- A purse was reportedly stolen from a curb while the owner took groceries into her house in the 2000 block of Golden Rain Road.
Thursday, March 21 THEFT -- A wallet was reported stolen at a cafe between 2 p.m. and 3 p.m. in the 1800 block of North Main Street. THEFT -- A wallet was reported stolen from a purse while the victim was distracted in the 1300 block of Newell Avenue.