November 12, 2013 > Newark Police Log
Newark Police Log
Submitted By Newark PD
Friday, November 1
At 1:43 p.m., Officer Coffey accepted the citizensÕ arrest of Logeswari Balaramasamy of Fremont from MacyÕs for petty theft. She was issued a citation and released.
At 2:27 p.m., Officer Fredstrom accepted the citizensÕ arrest of Luis Aleman of Redwood City from JC PennyÕs for petty theft. He was issued a citation and released.
Officer Revay investigated a theft of a basketball hoop from a residence in the 39100 block of Levi St. at 4:54 p.m.
Saturday, November 2
An attempt to conduct a pedestrian stop at 11:10 p.m on Darryl Bernard of Newark on Tozier St. resulted in a short foot pursuit by Officer Warren. With the assistance of Officers Hogan and Losier, Bernard was tackled a few blocks away. Bernard was later booked at Fremont PD Jail for possession of methamphetamine, possession of drug paraphernalia, resisting arrest and death threats to a public official.
Tuesday, November 5
Dispatch received a call at 2:27 p.m. of an auto burglary that had just occurred in the CVS store parking lot, 35080 Newark Blvd. A witness followed the suspect vehicle on E/B Hwy 84. Officers located the suspect vehicle at Hwy 84 and S/B 880. Two suspects fled from the vehicle into the drainage canal. One suspect, Belal Ayurzai, stayed at the vehicle and was taken into custody by Officer Rodgers. The other two suspects were seen fleeing under Hwy 880, into Fremont. A search was conducted with the assistance of Detective Sgt. DeSerpa, Street Crimes Detectives, and Fremont PD. During the search Officer Allum saw a male subject, who matched the description of one of the fleeing suspect enter into a vehicle. This suspect, Shamsul Aruobi of Newark-Fremont was taken into custody. After an extension search the third suspect was not located. Both Ayurzai and Aruobi were arrested by Officer Rodgers for burglary and booked at Santa Rita Jail. This was a great job by all involved, including the initial citizen who provided updated information, dispatchers, and a special thanks to Fremont PD for their assistance.
At 11:24 p.m., Officer Coffey stopped a vehicle for illegally tinted windows. The driver, Vanessa Weaver of Newark was also driving on a suspended driverÕs license. She was booked at Fremont Jail after she refused to sign her citation. Yes that is correct, if you refuse to sign a citation the officer must take you to jail so you can immediately go before a judge.
Wednesday, November 6
Officers responded to meet with Parole Agents at 6:30 a.m., who had a warrant to violate parole on Richard Dominguez, 6742 Albyn Ct., Newark. Officers established a perimeter. Dominguez was taken into custody by CDC Parole. Officer Eriksen documented the incident. Yes this is the same residence we responded to on November 2nd.
Officer Katz responded to the First Presbyterian Church, 35450 Newark Blvd. at 8:57 a.m. to investigate a burglary. Unknown suspect/s pried open a rear door, between 9 p.m. hours on November 5th and 8:45 a.m. today. The interior of the building was ransacked and had several more broken and damaged items. The total loss at this time has not been determined.
1304 hours: Officer Eriksen accepted a CitizenÕs arrest at MacyÕs of Firzaan Hasheme (female), DOB 07/14/70 (Fremont). She was issued a citation for 484(a) PC- theft and released.
1412 hours: Officer Homayoun investigated an embezzlement at Home Depot, 5401 Thornton Ave. involving over $2,800 in theft of merchandise, Henry Herrera of Newark was arrested for grand theft/embezzlement and booked at the Fremont Jail.
Officer Khairy investigated a felony domestic violence incident at a residence in the 6500 block of Clark Ave. at 11:30 p.m. The suspect, Damian Bradley of Newark, is outstanding.
Thursday, November 7
Officer Revay investigated gang related vandalism at a residence in the 36900 block of Nutmeg. At 10:43 a.m. The residence is home to an associate of a rival gang.
Officer Ramos responded to IslaÕs Restaurant, 5720 Mowry School Rd. at 7:45 p.m. to investigate two auto burglaries, however upon his arrival he learned that both victims had already left. (Note: NPD can take the report via the phone if you prefer.)
Officers responded to a domestic disturbance on Joaquin Murrieta at 8:16 p.m. and contacted a female. Officer Rodgers learned that her boyfriend has assaulted her in a vehicle as they drove up from San Jose. The boyfriend, Isaiah King of San Jose also refused to let her leave after they arrived at his AuntÕs residence. King was arrested for domestic violence and false imprisonment; he was booked at the Fremont Jail.
Officer Mavrakis investigated an auto burglary at Chuck-E-Cheese at 8:59 p.m. The victimÕs vehicle had a window smashed and electronic items taken.
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 Òsilent witnessÓ hotline at 510-578-4000, extension 500.