The following excerpts are from the Martinez police log:
THURSDAY, FEB. 27 TRAFFIC STOP -- A 36-year-old man and a 44-year-old woman were arrested on suspicion of being under the influence of a controlled substance on Raap Avenue at 5:02 a.m. PETTY THEFT -- The registration tags of a vehicle on Fig Tree Lane were reported stolen at 10:18 a.m. FRAUD -- A business on Arnold Drive reported at 4:07 p.m. that a call was received stating that the PG&E bill was past due and a prepaid card payment for $900 was needed. BURGLARY -- At 6:27 p.m., a vehicle on Via Cabrera Lane was reported burglarized and credit cards were stolen and used.
FRIDAY, FEB. 28 VEHICLE THEFT -- It was reported at 7:44 a.m. that a vehicle with the engine running, with a dog inside, was stolen in front of a residence on Parkway Drive. SUSPICIOUS CIRCUMSTANCES -- At 11:55 p.m., a 50-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of being drunk in public at a business on Alhambra Avenue. The man was attempting to drag a woman out of a vehicle.
SATURDAY, MARCH 1 DUI -- A 48-year-old woman was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence at 1:37 a.m. on Alhambra Avenue. PEDESTRIAN STOP -- In the 100 block of Pacheco Boulevard at 9:37 a.m., a 38-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of being under the influence of a controlled substance. PETTY THEFT -- It was reported at 4:56 p.m. that a 40-year-old woman was arrested on suspicion of petty theft at a business on Arnold Drive. PETTY THEFT -- At 6:05 p.m., a purse, cell phone and other items were reported stolen at a business on Muir Station Road. MISCELLANEOUS DISTURBANCE -- It was reported at 7:14 p.m. that a 47-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of possession of a controlled substance in a vehicle at Richardson and Buckley streets. A 47-year-old woman was arrested on violation of a restraining order. BURGLARY -- At 7:17 p.m., an owner of a business on Bridgehead Road reported that 20 items were stolen from the business. Three men ages 43, 46 and 54, and three women ages 40, 51 and 52 were arrested on suspicion of being under the influence of a controlled substance.
SUNDAY, MARCH 2 DUI -- A 23-year-old woman was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence at 4:45 a.m. at Fig Tree Lane and Midhill Road. VANDALISM -- On Palisade Drive, it was reported at 10:04 a.m. that the window of a church was broken. BURGLARY -- At 11:17 a.m., the lock of a Goodwill Trailer on Center Avenue was reported removed. Items missing were blank receipts, an e-waste log, heater, bags of purses and jewelry.
MONDAY, MARCH 3 VANDALISM -- It was reported at 7:30 a.m. that the hood of a vehicle parked at the marina on Tarantino Drive was opened and a battery was disconnected. BURGLARY -- At 9:39 a.m., it was reported the lock of a gate at a business on Berrellesa Street was cut and the window of a vehicle was smashed. It was unknown if anything was missing from the vehicle. PETTY THEFT -- It was reported at 11:43 a.m. that a purse containing a cell phone and medication was stolen on Muir Station Road. BURGLARY -- At 12:34 p.m., it was reported that a residence on Pine Street was burglarized after a fire. It was unknown if any items were missing. PETTY THEFT -- A business on Center Avenue reported at 1:03 p.m. that a man walked out with merchandise without paying for it. HIT-AND-RUN -- At 9:22 p.m. a caller reported that a vehicle crashed into another vehicle on Arreba Street, and an individual fled the scene in a car.
TUESDAY, MARCH 4 VANDALISM -- It was reported at 12:19 p.m. at a business on Main Street that someone had smoked and urinated in the lobby area. FRAUD -- Unauthorized use of personal identification information was reported on Ricks Avenue at 2:01 p.m. PETTY THEFT -- A bicycle was reported stolen at 3:01 p.m. from the front porch of a residence on Allen Street. PETTY THEFT -- At 3:01 p.m., it was reported that a cell phone was stolen from a locker on E Street. ASSAULT -- A woman on F Street reported at 4:34 p.m. that a man slammed a laundry room door on her hand. PETTY THEFT -- A 45-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of petty theft at an Arnold Drive business.