September 11, 2012 > Newark Police Log
Newark Police Log
Submitted By Newark PD
Officers responded to Food Maxx at 9:22 a.m. for a reported disturbance between a solicitor and the store's manager. According to the manager, the solicitor was causing a disturbance with customers. Officers responded and the solicitor, Alvin Porterle of Oakland lectured officers about his rights. Porterle stated he was trying to raise money for abused children and women. Ironically, Porterle has an outstanding warrant for child abuse and domestic violence. Porterle went to Santa Rita Jail for the warrant.
As part of Officer Revay's COPPS project, we conducted a security check behind the houses on Jarvis & Lake. Fours transients were located along with at least 40-50 gallons for collected urine. They were warned to move out. Officer Revay will be contacting Caltrans for trash removal. Project is on-going.
1527 Hours: Officer Revay accepted a citizen's arrest of Daniel Fox and Lynn Fox, both of Newark from Raley's for commercial burglary.
Officer Bloom responded to domestic violence incident at a residence on Market Avenue at 1:37 a.m. Chase Joaquin of Newark called Police to report he had assaulted his wife and needed to be taken to jail for it. Officer Bloom confirmed the victim had been assaulted by her husband and arrested Joaquin for domestic violence. Joaquin was booked at Fremont Jail.
Any person with any information concerning these incidents can contact the non-emergency line at 510-578-4237. Information can also be left anonymously on the "silent witness" hotline at 510-578-4000, extension 500.