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.

Monday, Oct. 7

  • 1:39 p.m. -- Wildwood Avenue. Someone was the victim of identity theft.

    Tuesday, Oct. 8

  • 8:26 a.m. -- Estrella Avenue. Someone reported that several credit cards and identification had been stolen.

  • 12:33 p.m. -- Hampton Road. Someone stole a 1992 Ford Explorer.

    Thursday, Oct. 10

  • 3:37 p.m. -- St. James Drive. Someone forced open the front door of a home. Nothing was reported stolen.

  • 4:14 p.m. -- Hampton Road. A customer at a hardware store reported someone stole a cell phone.

    Friday, Oct. 11

  • 6:30 a.m. -- Park Way. A resident reported hearing someone try to open her car door and the sound of a man clearing his throat five days prior.

  • 11:16 a.m. -- Ronada Avenue. Someone reported the suspected carjacking of a blue Ford Escape.

    Saturday, Oct. 12

  • 3:33 a.m. -- Hampton Road. A car window was smashed.


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  • 3:59 a.m. -- Estates Drive. A car window was smashed.

  • 4:09 a.m. -- Sandringham Road. Car window smashed.

    Oakland

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

    Assaults (4)

  • Oct. 9 -- 3300 block of Grand Avenue (2 a.m.)

  • Oct. 10 -- 2900 block of 106th Avenue (1:41 a.m.)

  • Oct. 11 -- (undisclosed block of) Bienati Way (10:48 a.m.)

  • Oct. 12 -- 4900 block of Shattuck Avenue (7:49 p.m.)

    Auto Burglaries (20)

  • Oct. 4 -- 7800 block of Sanford (3 a.m.); 5400 block of College Avenue (9 p.m.)

  • Oct. 6 -- (undisclosed block of) 47th Street (5 p.m.)

  • Oct. 7 -- 3700 block of Park Boulevard (7:40 a.m.); 4200 block of La Cresta Avenue (12:25 p.m.); 3800 block of Victor Avenue (11:45 p.m.)

  • Oct. 8 -- Samara Lane (1 a.m.); 500 block of 42nd Street (7:30 a.m.); 3400 block of Fruitvale Avenue (1 p.m.); 500 block of 49th Street (6:30 p.m.); 2300 block of Tiffin Road (11 p.m.)

  • Oct. 9 -- 2500 block of Hearst Avenue (1 a.m.); (undisclosed block of) Quigley Street (7 a.m.)

  • Oct. 10 -- 3600 block of High Street (11:45 p.m.)

  • Oct. 11 -- 4600 block of Tulip Avenue (3:05 a.m.); 300 block of 45th Street (10:15 a.m.); 3700 block of Grand Avenue (12:50 p.m.); 5300 block of College Avenue (1:30 p.m.); 700 block of Walker Avenue (8:15 p.m.)

  • Oct. 12 -- 1600 block of Hampel Street (2:30 a.m.)

    Carjackings (1)

  • Oct. 5 — 4100 block of Redwood (8:30 p.m.)

    Home Burglaries (20)

  • Oct. 4 -- 700 block of Oakland (8 a.m.); 4300 block of Kansas Street (9 a.m.); 500 block of Cavour Street (10:20 p.m.)

  • Oct. 5 -- 4700 block of Fair Avenue (2 p.m.); 100 block of Elysian Fields Drive (3:13 p.m.); 1500 block of Everett (6:30 p.m.)

  • Oct. 6 -- 7800 block of Hansom Drive (unknown); 3000 block of Holyrood Drive (1:30 p.m.)

  • Oct. 8 -- 100 block of Duncan Way (9 p.m.)

  • Oct. 9 -- 2400 block of Rampart Street (12 p.m.)

  • Oct. 10 -- 100 block of Monte (12 a.m.); 4100 block of 35th Avenue

  • Oct. 11 -- 6400 block of Hillegass Avenue (12 a.m.); 3500 block of Jordan Road (2:18 a.m.); 700 block of Santa Ray (3:30 p.m.); 3800 block of High Street (4 p.m.); 5200 block of Desmond Street (5:50 p.m.); 300 block of 50th Street (9:40 p.m.)

  • Oct. 12 -- 200 block of 41st Street (5 p.m.)

    Robberies (11)

  • Oct. 4 -- 500 block of Lake Park (9 a.m.); 3400 block of Fruitvale Avenue (9:05 a.m.); 4100 block of Shafter Avenue (8:45 p.m.); 700 block of Warfield Avenue (10:30 p.m.)

  • Oct. 7 -- (undisclosed block of) Linwood Avenue (11 a.m.)

  • Oct. 8 -- 500 block of 42nd Street (3:40 p.m.)

  • Oct. 10 -- (undisclosed block of) Fruitvale Avenue (10:50 a.m.); 400 block, 59th Street (7:45 p.m.)

  • Oct. 11 -- (undisclosed block of) Dimond Avenue (12:50 a.m.); 200 block of John Street (10:25 a.m.)

  • Oct. 12 -- 4000 block of Redding Street (8:55 p.m.)

    Stolen Cars (26)

  • Oct. 4 -- (undisclosed block of) 14th Avenue (1:45 p.m.); 100 block of Alta Road (2 p.m.); 3500 block of Laurel Avenue (2:54 p.m.); 3700 block of 13th Avenue (11:30 p.m.)

  • Oct. 6 -- 1700 block of Excelsior (unknown); 3700 block of Brown Avenue (2 p.m.)

  • Oct. 7 -- 3700 block of 13th Avenue (1:45 p.m.)

  • Oct. 8 -- 900 block of Vermont (4 p.m.); 600 block of El Dorado (5:40 p.m.); 2900 block of Madeline Street (8 p.m.); Barner Place (10 p.m.); 3500 block of Laurel Avenue (unknown)

  • Oct. 9 -- 300 block of 45th Street (9 a.m.); 100 block of Hiller Drive (12:30 p.m.)

  • Oct. 10 -- 100 block of Sequoyah (5:30 p.m.); Briar Cliff Road (7 p.m.); 9500 block of Mountain Boulevard (11:08 p.m.); 3700 block of Hillview Street (11:28 p.m.)

  • Oct. 11 -- 100 block of Caldecott (1 p.m.); 3500 block of Kempton (1:39 p.m.); 6300 block of Dana Street (4:30 p.m.)

  • Oct. 12 -- 900 block of Vermont (4:52 a.m.); 3700 block of Hillview (1:34 p.m.); 6400 block of Regent Street (4 p.m.); 8000 block of Surrey Lane (7 p.m.); 9300 block of Mountain (11 p.m.)

    FIRE SAFETY TIPS of WEEK

    Spark arresters are required for all chimneys in Oakland -- even when fireplaces are not used. Clean roof and gutters of debris.

    Source: Oakland Fire Department Prevention Bureau and the Wildfire Prevention Assessment District