Berkeley police log
03/21/2013 09:39:52 AM PDT
03/21/2013 09:39:52 AM PDT
FRIDAY, MARCH 8 ROBBERY -- At around 7:15 p.m., residents returned to their home in the 600 block of Arlington Avenue and found a man inside stealing belongings. One of the residents tried to detain the suspect and a struggle ensued. Police arrived on the scene and arrested a Richmond man, 62, and recovered the stolen property, including jewelry and currency. THEFT -- Items worth less thank $950 were stolen from locations in the 1900 block of McGee Avenue and the 2200 block of Shattuck Avenue.
SATURDAY, MARCH 9 ROBBERY -- At 4:51 a.m., two men -- one wielding a gun -- entered a home in the 2400 block of Prospect Street while the resident was present, stole a laptop and fled. STOLEN AUTO -- A vehicle was stolen at Rose Street and Scenic Avenue. THEFT FROM AUTO -- Items were stolen from vehicles at Curtis Street and University Avenue and the 1800 block of San Pablo Avenue.
SUNDAY, MARCH 10 ROBBERY -- At around 7:30 p.m., a man was spotted stealing food at Trader Joe's in the 1800 block of University Avenue. The suspect then punched the security guard as he was being detained. He was arrested, facing possible robbery charges. STOLEN AUTO -- A vehicle was stolen in the 1800 block of San Pablo Avenue.
MONDAY, MARCH 11 STOLEN AUTO -- A vehicle was stolen at Arch Street and Hearst Avenue. GRAND THEFT -- Someone stole items worth more than $950 from a location in the 2100 block of Bonar Street. THEFT -- Items worth less than $950 were stolen from locations in the 800 block of Delaware Street, the 1500 block of Hopkins Street and the 1600 block of Martin Luther King, Jr. Way.
TUESDAY, MARCH 12 ROBBERY -- Robberies were reported at 6 p.m. in the 1500 block of Shattuck Avenue and at 8:40 p.m. at Fulton and Russell streets. THEFT FROM RESIDENCE -- A home was burglarized in the 2100 block of Jefferson Avenue. STOLEN AUTO -- A vehicle was stolen in the 1400 block of Edith Street. THEFT FROM AUTO -- Items were stolen from vehicles at Bay View Place and Euclid Avenue; the 2300 block of Eunice Street; the 900 block of San Benito Road; and the 1700 block of San Lorenzo Avenue.
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 13 ROBBERY -- A report stated a robbery had occurred around 11:30 a.m. at Milvia and Stuart streets. THEFT -- Items worth less than $950 were stolen from locations in the 2100 block of Roosevelt Avenue and the 1800 block of University Avenue. THEFT FROM AUTO -- Items were stolen from vehicles in the 2600 block of Bancroft Way; two in the 200 block of Panoramic Way; and the 1700 block of Walnut Street.
THURSDAY, MARCH 14 ROBBERY -- At around 9:56 p.m., someone reported a robbery had occurred in the 1500 block of Stuart Street. THEFT -- Someone stole items worth less than $950 from a location in the 2000 block of Center Street. THEFT FROM AUTO -- Someone stole items from a vehicle at Fifth and Harrison streets.
-- Jennifer Shaw