October 30, 2012 > Newark Police Log
Newark Police Log
Submitted By Newark PD
Officer Hogan responded to Raley's at 8:04 p.m. for a shoplifter in-custody. Officer Hogan accepted the arrest of Roel Olpindo of Newark.
At 5:34 a.m., a citizen called to report seeing suspects underneath his neighbor's vehicle attempting to steal the catalytic convertor. Unbeknownst to the citizen, his catalytic convertor had just been stolen minutes earlier. The suspects then left the area in a minivan. Officer Hogan located the suspect vehicle blocks away and initiated a stop. The vehicle contained 24 freshly cut catalytic convertors, assorted pipe cutting tools and an assortment of Methamphetamine smoking pipes. Rhota Vin, Jim Aing and Bobby Onesavanh (all from Stockton) were all arrested. Officer Taylor coordinated this investigation. If you may have been a victim of the theft of a catalytic converter, please contact Officer Hogan at 510-578-4941 or Officer Taylor at 510-578-4982.
JC Penney's NewPark Mall called NPD Dispatch at 4:47 p.m. regarding an adult male subject in custody for petty theft. Officer Nobbe responded and arrested Tran, Liem.
1734 Hours: Officer Ramos handled a citizen's arrest/shoplifting case at the NewPark Mall Macy's Store at 5:34 p.m. Maria Campista of Fremont was issued a citation for petty theft and released at the scene.
Officer Kovach investigated an Auto Burglary at 3:21 a.m. The Victim called from a residence in the 5000 block of Abbotford Ct. to report their vehicle had been broken into. The Victim advised they heard the sound of glass breaking and went outside to check and see what it was. The Victim spotted a white male in a black hooded sweatshirt fleeing the area. The Victim checked their vehicle and found nothing missing. The suspect was not located.
Officer Homayoun responded to Macy's at NewPark Mall at 1:44 p.m. and took custody of Deanna Klimkosky, Pleasanton after she was detained by loss prevention officers for shoplifting.
At 3:02 a.m., Officer Norvell investigated a window smash burglary at Bung Tau restaurant, 6092 Mowry Ave. The loss was being determined.
At 11:08 a.m., Officer Allum investigated a residential burglary in the 38300 block of Birch St. The lone suspect was contacted by the landscapers while in the back yard and described as a White Male Adult or Hispanic Male Adult 16-17 years old, brown hair about 5'7" and 140 lbs., wearing a gray sweatshirt, jeans and a backpack.
Officer Knutson accepted the citizens' arrest of Ashley Marbley of Fremont at 12:53 p.m. from Spencer's Gifts for petty theft with a prior arrest for theft.
At 2:15 p.m., Officer Johnson investigated the theft a MacBook Pro laptop stolen from a classroom at Newark Memorial High School.
Commander Milner was recognized by the City Council for his service to the City.
The Citizen Police Academy graduation ceremony was well attended. Thanks to the participants, instructors, and Beverly Ryan for her tireless work organizing and facilitating this wonderful program.
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.