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. 14

  • 2:47 p.m. -- Bonita Avenue. Someone was the victim of identity theft.

    Tuesday, Oct. 15

  • 9:51 a.m. -- Estates Drive. A conservator of an estate reported thefts had occurred at the property since 2010.

  • 1:47 p.m. -- Hillside Avenue. Someone egged the front door of a home.

    Wednesday, Oct. 16

  • 12:25 a.m. -- York Drive. A caller reported having just chased a man out of a vehicle. There was no known damage or property loss.

  • 2:16 a.m. -- Ricardo Avenue. Someone forced open a front door and rifled through a parked vehicle.

    Thursday, Oct. 17

  • 6:55 p.m. -- Indian Road. A motorist struck a black Hyundai Electra.

    Friday, Oct. 18

  • 10:26 a.m. -- Mountain Avenue. Someone reported a possible residential burglary, with the culprit entering through an unsecured front door or breaking a window.

  • 2:47 p.m. -- Hazel Lane. A motorist was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol after striking a tree.

    Saturday, Oct. 19

  • 2:25 a.m. -- Grand Avenue. A woman was arrested on a no-bail warrant after a hit-and-run incident.

  • 10:03 a.m. -- Magnolia Avenue. Four pairs of eyeglasses, with a total value exceeding $1,000, were stolen from a parked vehicle.

  • 11:57 a.m. -- Glen Alpine Road. Jewelry was reported stolen from a residence.

  • 1:31 p.m. -- Requa Road. Someone broke into a vehicle. Nothing was reported stolen.

  • 4:29 p.m. -- Highland Avenue. Someone was the victim of identity theft.

    Monday, Oct. 21

  • 8:02 a.m. -- Sotelo Avenue. A caller reported someone had broken into a job box. It is unknown whether anything was stolen.

  • 8:52 p.m. -- Selborne Drive. Someone broke the windshield on a Volvo.

    Oakland

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

    Assault (1)

  • Oct. 13 -- 700 block of Alvarado Road (2:49 a.m.)

    Auto Burglaries (4)

  • Oct. 15 -- 3900 block of Harrison Street (5:35 p.m.)

  • Oct. 17 -- 3600 block of Rhoda Avenue (12 a.m.)

  • Oct. 18 -- (undisclosed block of) Piedmont Avenue (6 p.m.)

  • Oct. 20 -- 600 block of Vernon Street

    Home Burglaries (12)

  • Oct. 15 -- 4000 block of Canon Avenue (8:30 a.m.); 4200 block of Reinhardt Drive (10 a.m.); 5200 block of Masonic Avenue (5 p.m.); 3900 block of Lyman Road (6 p.m.)

  • Oct. 16 -- 3300 block of Georgia Street (8:30 a.m.)

  • Oct. 17 -- 4200 block of Terrace (9:30 a.m.)

  • Oct. 18 -- 5000 block of Manila Avenue (12:26 p.m.); 200 block of Macarthur Boulevard (2:30 p.m.); 400 block of Rich Street (5:30 p.m.); 5200 block of Boyd Avenue (6:15 p.m.)

  • Oct. 21 -- 2900 block of Revere Avenue (8:45 a.m.); 5800 block of Harbord Drive (6 p.m.)

    Robberies (8)

  • Oct. 14 -- 3000 block of Georgia Street (6:35 p.m.)

  • Oct. 18 -- 600 block of Fairmount Avenue (11 a.m.)

  • Oct. 19 -- 12400 block of Skyline Boulevard (7:30 p.m.); 12300 block of Skyline Boulevard (7:50 p.m.); 11800 block of Skyline Boulevard (11 p.m.)

  • Oct. 20 -- 500 block of 40th Street (4 a.m.)

  • Oct. 21 -- 4100 block of Redwood (3:40 p.m.); 4000 block of Opal Street (8:30 p.m.)

    Stolen Cars (22)

  • Oct. 13 -- 100 block of Barner Place (12:34 a.m.); 6500 block of Moraga Avenue (9:30 a.m.); 4100 block of Randolph Avenue (2:30 p.m.); 3600 block of Kansas Street (7:11 p.m.); 11200 block of Elvessa Street (8:30 p.m.)

  • Oct. 14 -- 4100 block of Howe Street (8 p.m.); 3000 block of Holyrood Drive (11:30 p.m.)

  • Oct. 15 -- 400 block of 43rd Street (4:30 p.m.); 200 block of John Street (6:30 p.m.)

  • Oct. 16 -- (undisclosed block of) Keller Avenue (8 a.m.); 1800 block of Magellan Drive (10 p.m.)

  • Oct. 18 -- 3400 block of Richmond (12:30 a.m.)

  • Oct. 19 -- 2800 block of Georgia Street (2 a.m.); 1000 block of Rose Avenue (9 p.m.)

  • Oct. 20 -- 100 block of Colgett Drive (4:45 a.m.); (undisclosed block of) Keller Avenue

  • Oct. 21 -- 4600 block of Tulip (3:34 a.m.); 3100 block of Burdeck Drive (9 a.m.); (undisclosed block of) Paloma Avenue (10:30 a.m.); 5400 block of Taft Avenue (12 p.m.); 300 block of Warwick Avenue (12:20 p.m.); 3700 block of 35th Avenue (11:30 p.m.)

    FIRE SAFETY Info and TIPS of the WEEK

    Never break a synthetic log apart to quicken the fire or use more than one log at a time. They often burn unevenly, releasing higher levels of carbon monoxide.

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