November 10, 2015 > Newark Police Log
Newark Police Log
Submitted By Cmdr. Mike Carroll, Newark PD
Tuesday, October 27
At 8:27 p.m., officers responded to a disturbance at a residence in the 8100 block of Peachtree Avenue. The caller stated a female was armed with a knife and a Taser inside of the residence. Upon arrival, officers encountered a 52-year-old male of Newark yelling and banging on the front door with a machete. Officers were able to get the male to drop the machete. It was determined that the male made death threats to the female inside the house who armed herself with a knife and a Taser. The male was arrested for making deadly threats and booked at Santa Rita Jail.
Wednesday, October 28
At 6:02 a.m., Newark Police Department (NPD) officers were dispatched to 76 gas station, located at 5799 Mowry Ave., for a vehicle theft that just occurred. A Hispanic male - 6Õ00Ó, 300 lbs., and wearing a construction hat - stole a Ford F250 while the victim was inside the convenience store. Ofc. Bloom arrived and was able to track the victimÕs truck to the area of 5th Street and G Street in Union City. Union City Police Department responded and located the unoccupied vehicle.
At 1:20 p.m., Ofc. Fredstrom investigated an auto burglary that occurred on Friday, October 23, 2015 at Sycamore Bay Apartments, located at 37101 Sycamore St. The victim reported that unknown suspect(s) smashed the side window of his pickup truck and stole a red North Face backpack from the back seat. There were no suspects or investigative leads at the time of this report.
Thursday, October 29
At 1:21 p.m., Ofc. Ackerman responded to the area of Newark Boulevard and Ardenwood Terrace for a battery report. Ofc. Ackerman accepted the citizenÕs arrest of a 45-year-old transient female for battery. She was transported and booked into Santa Rita Jail.
At 9:37 p.m., Ofc. Horst handled a citizenÕs arrest/shoplifting case at the NewPark Mall MacyÕs store. A 31-year-old female of Sacramento was booked at Fremont PD Jail.
Friday, October 30
At 11:51 a.m., Ofc. Knutson responded to the NewPark Mall MacyÕs for a shoplifter in custody. Ofc. Knutson accepted the citizenÕs arrest of a 51-year-old male of Oakland for petty theft. He also had an outstanding arrest warrant and was booked at Fremont Jail.
At 6:43 p.m., Ofc. Losier investigated a residential burglary that occurred in the 6000 on Campanula Court between 9:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. The suspects entered through a rear door.
At 9:37 p.m., Ofc. Slater investigated an auto burglary at RayÕs Crab Shack, located at 5989 Mowry Ave. Entry into the car was via a shattered window. The theft occurred between 8:50 p.m. and 9:35 p.m.
Saturday, October 31
At 12:45 p.m., officers responded to MacyÕs located at NewPark Mall regarding a robbery. MacyÕs Loss Prevention was struggling to arrest a suspect for shoplifting. The 46-year-old male suspect of Oakland had attempted to steal a metal display with four Michael Kors purses attached worth over $1,300. As the suspect fled the store, he was ordered to stop by Loss Prevention. The suspect turned and raised the metal display in a threatening manner. The Loss Prevention agents were able to tackle the suspect. He was arrested and later booked at Santa Rita Jail for robbery and violation of his probation.
At 11:19 p.m., NPD received a 911 call from a male subject stating he had just been shot in Newark. Officers learned the victim had just arrived home in the 37100 block of Oak Street when a vehicle (described as a newer model, grey SUV) pulled over. A male adult, 30-40 year old, with long curly hair, overweight and wearing a grey sweater and pants, approached him and demanded money. When the victim refused, the suspect pulled out a pistol and fired one round toward the ground. The victim was not injured.
At 12:07 a.m., officers responded to a battery that just occurred in the area of Newark Boulevard and Jarvis Avenue. Ofc. Losier arrested a 20-year-old male of Newark for domestic violence battery. He was booked at the Santa Rita Jail.
Sunday, November 1
At 11:15 p.m., Ofc. Slater investigated a domestic violence incident that occurred at a residence on Dichondra Place. A 41-year-old male of Newark was booked at Santa Rita Jail for felony domestic violence.