Piedmont

The following are highlights from the Piedmont police blotter. For more information, including about other cases, visit the police department at 403 Highland Ave.

Tuesday, April 16

  • 9:07 a.m. -- Maxwelton Road. A caller told police someone had broken a driver's side window.

  • 6:33 p.m. -- Olive Avenue. It was reported that a vehicle struck by a BB gun.

    Wednesday, April 17

  • 11:06 a.m. -- Moraga Avenue. Someone reported a man came to the door and claimed to be a process server.

  • 12:57 p.m. -- Mountain Avenue. Eggs reported thrown at a residence.

    Thursday, April 18

  • 8:50 p.m. -- Arroyo Avenue. A home was reported burglarized during the past two weeks.

  • 11:45 p.m. -- Oakland Avenue. A caller told police a man was looking inside vehicles.

    Friday, April 19

  • 7:40 a.m. -- Nace Avenue. A caller told police someone had rifled through her vehicle the night before.

  • 2:18 p.m. -- Bonita Avenue. It was reported that a man came to the door of a home and claimed to have free steaks.

    Sunday, April 21

  • 1:21 a.m. -- Craig and Highland avenues. Police arrested a motorist on suspicion of driving under the influence of alcohol.

  • 3:17 a.m. -- Wildwood Avenue. A caller told police someone had thrown a rock through a vehicle window.

  • 5:41 a.m. -- Park Boulevard. Police recovered a vehicle reported stolen from Walnut Creek after a caller reported seeing a car with its engine running.

  • 12:31 p.m. -- La Salle Avenue. A caller reported someone had broken into a vehicle the night prior.

  • 1:31 p.m. -- Warfield Avenue. A blue, four-door Acura Integra (license #3WBL318) was reported stolen.

  • 4:25 p.m. -- Grand Avenue. A hit-and-run incident in the Ace Hardware parking lot was reported.

    Monday, April 22

  • 7:01 a.m. -- Windsor Avenue. A shattered vehicle window was reported.

    Oakland

    The following crimes were recently reported in the Oakland hills or nearby neighborhoods, according to the Oakland police:

    Auto Burglaries (16)

  • April 12 -- 5500 block of Shafter Avenue (5:20 p.m.)

  • April 13 -- (undisclosed block of) Jean Street (11:25 a.m.); 10000 block of Sheldon Street (2:30 p.m.); (undisclosed block of) 42nd Street (2:30 p.m.); (undisclosed block of) Glen Avenue (7 p.m.)

  • April 14 -- (undisclosed block of) Santa Ray Avenue (12 a.m.); 500 block of Lake Park (3:05 p.m.); (undisclosed block of) Shattuck Avenue

  • April 15 -- 7000 block of Saroni Drive (12 a.m.); (undisclosed block of) Heather Ridge Way (5 a.m.); (undisclosed block of) Cavour Street (4:18 p.m.); 700 block of Walker Avenue (6:30 p.m.)

  • April 16 -- 5800 block of College Avenue (4:45 p.m.); 3300 block of Grand Avenue (unknown)

  • April 18 -- (undisclosed block of) Broadway Terrace (1:50 p.m.); (undisclosed block of) Lake Park (4 p.m.)

    Business Burglaries (1)

  • April 15 -- 2000 block of Mountain Boulevard (4:32 a.m.)

    Home Burglaries (14)

  • April 12 -- 7800 block of Sanford Street (9 a.m.); 6700 block of Chabot (6 p.m.); 4100 block of Opal Street (6 p.m.)

  • April 13 -- 7800 block of Sanford Street (8:35 a.m.); (undisclosed block of) Daisy Street (10 p.m.)

  • April 14 -- 400 block of Elysian Fields Drive (1:04 p.m.)

  • April 15 -- 600 block of Walavista Avenue (10 p.m.)

  • April 16 -- 3900 block of Turnley Avenue (9 a.m.); 1900 block of Montana Street (unknown); 3600 block of Malcolm Avenue (10 a.m.); 7600 block of Mountain Boulevard (1:06 p.m.)

  • April 17 -- 600 block of Valle Vista Avenue (10:30 a.m.); 300 block of Alcatraz Avenue (12:53 p.m.)

  • April 18 -- 4400 block of Tulip Avenue (12 p.m.)

    Robberies (2)

  • April 13 -- 100 block of Santa Ray Avenue (7:50 a.m.)

  • April 18 -- 3700 block of Lincoln Avenue (9:45 a.m.)

    Stolen Cars (25)

  • April 12 -- 1000 block of Trestle Glen Road (6:30 p.m.); 4500 block of Shattuck Avenue (9:30 p.m.)

  • April 13 -- 1000 block of Warfield Avenue (12:01 a.m.); (undisclosed block of) Clifton Street (12:40 p.m.); (undisclosed block of) Vista Street (6 p.m.); 400 block of 43rd Street (11:30 p.m.)

  • April 14 -- 200 block of Santa Ray Avenue (7 p.m.); 400 block of Crescent Street (10:50 p.m.); 6500 block of Lucas Avenue (11 p.m.)

  • April 15 -- 500 block of Martin Street (8 a.m.); 3900 block of Elston Avenue (7 p.m.); (undisclosed block of) Hansom Drive (9:30 p.m.); 1600 block of Leimert Boulevard (11 p.m.)

  • April 16 -- 3000 block of Georgia (12:01 a.m.); 6300 block of Westover (9:30 a.m.); 2800 block of Delaware Street (5:20 p.m.); 2000 block of Georgia Street (8:30 p.m.); 3500 block of Kansas Street (9 p.m.)

  • April 17 -- 4500 block of Merrill Avenue (4:08 a.m.); 2800 block of Carmel Street (8:30 a.m.); 2800 block of Delaware Street (10:50 a.m.); 4000 block of Canon Avenue (5 p.m.); 4000 block of Forest Hill Avenue (9 p.m.); 2500 block of Scenic Avenue (11:30 p.m.)

  • April 18 -- 200 block of 41st Street (8 p.m.)

    Tally (April 12-18)

  • Auto Burglaries: 16

  • Business Burglaries: 1

  • Home Burglaries: 14

  • Robberies: 2

  • Stolen Cars: 25

    FIRE SAFETY Info and TIPS of the WEEK

    Avoid weed eaters with metal blades due to risk of fires caused by sparks.

    Source: Oakland Fire Department Prevention Bureau & The Wildfire Prevention District