The following excerpts are from the Martinez police log:
THURSDAY, MARCH 6 GRAND THEFT -- It was reported at 1:32 p.m. that several pieces of landscaping equipment were stolen from a trailer on Starflower Drive. FRAUD -- Unauthorized use of personal identification information was reported at 3:18 p.m. on Eastwoodbury Lane. VEHICLE THEFT -- A caller reported at 6:57 p.m. that a vehicle was stolen from Village Oaks Drive. PETTY THEFT -- At 8:14 p.m., a jail and county identification card, purse, two iPhones and keys were reported stolen at a business on Alhambra Avenue. PETTY THEFT -- On Village Place, a caller reported at 9:55 p.m. hearing a residence gate being opened. A 33-year-old woman was observed stealing a bicycle from the front porch and was arrested on suspicion of petty theft.
FRIDAY, MARCH 7 PETTY THEFT -- At 12:10 p.m., it was reported that two women were seen using a baby stroller to steal automotive items from a business on Arnold Drive. FRAUD -- It was reported at 1:50 p.m. that $2,200 was charged on a stolen credit card at a store on Arnold Drive. PETTY THEFT -- A caller on Arnold Drive reported a petty theft at 10:17 p.m. at a business.
SATURDAY, MARCH 8 BURGLARY -- On Roanoke Drive, it was reported at 8:53 a.m. that two men entered a vehicle through a cracked window and sped away. VEHICLE THEFT -- At 8:57 a.m., a vehicle was reported stolen from Alhambra Avenue. FRAUD -- It was reported at 10:50 a.m. on Woodglen Lane that $2,900 was fraudulently taken from a savings account. GRAND THEFT -- It was reported at 8:49 p.m. that a storage unit on Arnold Drive was broken into. The lock was cut and a suitcase filled with first edition books was stolen. BURGLARY -- At 9:06 p.m., a 26-year-old man was arrested at an Arnold Drive business on suspicion of burglary after merchandise was stuffed into a backpack. He was also arrested on suspicion of possession of a controlled substance and being under the influence of a controlled substance. A 33-year-old woman was arrested on suspicion of being under the influence of a controlled substance.
SUNDAY, MARCH 9 DUI -- A 20-year-old woman was arrested at 11:56 a.m. on suspicion of driving under the influence on Alhambra Avenue. BURGLARY -- At 1:33 p.m., a storage unit at a facility on Ward Street was burglarized and miscellaneous items were stolen. VEHICLE THEFT -- A caller on Masonic Street was reported at 10:15 p.m. that a vehicle was stolen. ASSAULT -- On Escobar Street, an assault was reported at 10:25 p.m.
MONDAY, MARCH 10 DUI -- A 52-year-old woman was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence at 11:09 a.m. at a business on Morello Avenue. VEHICLE THEFT -- A caller at Willow and Ward streets reported that a vehicle was stolen at 12:50 p.m. BURGLARY -- At 2:26 p.m., vehicle keys and registration were reported stolen from a vehicle on Crestview Avenue. PETTY THEFT -- A caller reported at 4:11 p.m. that a vehicle pulled up to a mailbox on Valley Orchard Court and the caller's outgoing mail was taken. SUSPICIOUS CIRCUMSTANCES -- It was reported at 11:26 p.m. on Kelly Avenue that a 20-year-old woman and a 27-year-old man were arrested on suspicion of being under the influence of a controlled substance.
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 12 VEHICLE THEFT -- A caller at a business on Court Street reported at 9:27 a.m. that an ATV was stolen during the weekend. FRAUD -- A caller from Lost Lake Place reported to police at 12:13 p.m. receiving a call from a woman in Hawaii who had all of the caller's credit card information. VEHICLE THEFT -- A vehicle was reported stolen at 12:40 p.m. from Morello Hills Drive.