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, Oct. 22

  • 5:33 a.m. -- Grand Avenue. Someone punctured the ignition of a rental van.

  • 9:28 a.m. -- Piedmont Reservoir. Someone was reportedly feeding the deer.

  • 1:25 p.m. -- La Salle Avenue. Someone stole a bicycle from a backyard patio.

  • 9:43 p.m. -- Hampton Road. A man was seen looking into vehicles.

    Thursday, Oct. 24

  • 2:16 a.m. — Greenbank Avenue. A man was seen standing next to a car. He reportedly got spooked and walked away quickly.

  • 11:39 a.m. -- Grand Avenue. A male cyclist was seen taking photographs of homes.

  • 12:40 p.m. -- Kingston Avenue. Someone rifled through an unlocked vehicle and stole $20 in cash.

  • 6:50 p.m. -- Highland Avenue. A customer got out of a taxi and ran off without paying the cabdriver.

    Friday, Oct. 25

  • 9:01 a.m. -- La Salle Avenue. Someone vandalized a vehicle.

  • 4:18 p.m. -- Blair Avenue. Someone broke into a vehicle the night prior.

  • 4:37 p.m. -- Grand Avenue. Someone was spotted trying to open car doors.

    Saturday, Oct. 26

  • 5:26 p.m. -- Park Boulevard/Trestle Glen Road. Juveniles were reportedly throwing rocks at passing vehicles.

    Sunday, Oct. 27

  • 3:32 p.m. -- Moraga Avenue. Someone reported a stolen vehicle.

    Oakland

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

    Assault (1)

  • Oct. 26 -- 3800 block of Piedmont Avenue (1:48 a.m.)

    Auto Burglaries (8)

  • Oct. 24 -- 6100 block of Bullard Drive (undisclosed) n Oct. 25 -- 3200 block of Grand Avenue (7:10 p.m.); 4100 block of Norton Avenue (11:30 p.m.)

  • Oct. 26 -- 5300 block of Thomas (3 a.m.); 2800 block of Carmel Street (2:39 p.m.)

  • Oct. 28 -- 3300 block of Fruitvale Avenue (undisclosed); 4100 block of Terrace (9 p.m.); 500 block of Lake Park (10:30 p.m.)

    Home Burglaries (10)

  • Oct. 22 -- 4100 block of 35th Avenue (11:30 a.m.)

  • Oct. 23 -- 2500 block of Potomac Street (10 a.m.); 4300 block of Gregory Street (4:30 p.m.)

  • Oct. 24 -- 5300 block of Shafter Avenue (7:30 a.m.); 4300 block of Gregory Street (11:22 a.m.); 6100 block of Moraga Avenue (3:07 p.m.); 300 block of 49th Street (5 p.m.)

  • Oct. 25 -- 5300 block of Shafter Avenue (5:45 p.m.); 600 block of Fairmount Avenue (8 p.m.)

    Oct. 28 -- 1400 block of Allman Street (9 a.m.)

    Robberies (7)

  • Oct. 22 -- 400 block of 42nd Street (10:15 a.m.); (undisclosed block of) Monte Vista (7:15 p.m.)

  • Oct. 24 -- (undisclosed block of) Mather Street (9 a.m.); 1300 block of East 36th Street (9:45 p.m.)

  • Oct. 25 -- 5300 block of Manila Avenue (2:50 p.m.); (undisclosed block of) Dakota Street (5:05 p.m.)

  • Oct. 27 -- 100 block of Woodside (1:30 a.m.)

    Stolen Cars (41)

  • Oct. 22 -- 5800 block of Patton Street (12:30 a.m.); 100 block of Moss Avenue (9 a.m.); 2400 block of Damuth Street (12 p.m.); 2700 block of Monterey Boulevard (3:40 p.m.); 3800 block of High Street (7 p.m.); 6700 block of Moore Drive (8 p.m.); 3700 block of Atlas Avenue (11:15 p.m.)

  • Oct. 23 -- 6300 block of Dana Street (5:50 p.m.); 3900 block of Forest (undisclosed); 5500 block of Manila Avenue (10:30 p.m.); 3500 block of Wilson Avenue (11 p.m.)

  • Oct. 24 -- 100 block of Bayo Vista Avenue (7:45 a.m.); 5400 block of Lawton Avenue (12:20 p.m.); 3700 block of Quigley Street (4:40 p.m.); 5300 block of James Avenue (10:56 p.m.)

  • Oct. 25 -- 200 block of 41st Street (12:30 a.m.); 100 block of Glen Avenue (12:30 p.m.); 200 block of 41st Street (7 p.m.); 2700 block of Monterey Boulevard (undisclosed); 600 block of Mariposa (9 p.m.); 400 block of 59th Street (11 p.m.)

  • Oct. 26 -- 2700 block of Montana Street (2:45 a.m.); 3600 block of Dorisa Avenue (7:17 a.m.); 500 block of Jean Street (5:30 p.m.); 700 block of Kingston Avenue (7 p.m.); 3700 block of Park Boulevard (9 p.m.); 500 block of 45th Street (9:30 p.m.); 3700 block of Piedmont Avenue (10 p.m.)

  • Oct. 27 -- (undisclosed block of) Broadway Terrace (1 a.m.); 3200 block of Delaware Street (8 a.m.); 5800 block of Ocean (11:30 a.m.); 200 block of 41st Street (12:30 p.m.)

  • Oct. 28 -- 3200 block of Delaware Street (1:16 a.m.); (undisclosed block of) Lincoln Avenue (8:50 a.m.); 3500 block of Maybelle Avenue (10:55 a.m.); 2900 block of Delaware Street (2:21 p.m.); 5300 block of Lawton Avenue (4 p.m.); 3400 block of Laguna Avenue (6 p.m.); 5400 block of Carlton Street (7 p.m.); 400 block of 48th Street (7:45 p.m.); 3900 block of La Cresta Avenue (11 p.m.)

    FIRE SAFETY Info and TIPS of the WEEK

    Be sure all furnace controls and emergency shut-offs are in proper working condition. Leave furnace repairs to qualified specialists.

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