This is the crime bulletin for Wednesday, August 8, 2012 from the Benicia Police Department. Click the "Keep me posted" button below for an alert when we publish this report.
12:05 a.m.: Police received a report of people on the roof of a Southampton Road building. Officers found an adult and a juvenile. The adult was released at the scene and the juvenile was released to the custody of parents.
12:16 a.m.: Police received a report of a suspicious vehicle on Riverview. The vehicle was gone when officers arrived.
12:57 a.m.: Officers were unable to determine what activated an alarm at a business on Southampton Road.
9:40 a.m.: Officers were on the scene for a repossession.
11:33 a.m.: Police opened an investigation into an identity theft. The victim is a resident on Mountview.
11:50 a.m.: Officers began an investigation into harassing phone calls made to a resident on Military West.
12:28 p.m.: A resident on Brandon complained to police of ongoing harassing phone calls. Officers issued a case number.
12:54 p.m.: Police received a report of a possible theft on East Channel Road. It turned out the suspects had permission to be on the premises.
1:29 p.m.: Officers were asked by a resident on First Street to document a civil issue.
1:34 p.m.: Police began an investigation into a residential burglary on Helane.
2:53 p.m.: A resident on Church failed to turn off the alarm in a timely fashion.
5:23 p.m.: Police received a report of an alcohol violation on First Street, but were unable to locate the suspect.
6:05 p.m.: there was a report of a group of people possibly harassing customers in Solano Square. Officers found the group and noted they were harassing no one.
6:52 p.m.: The owner of a business on Adams Street waited for police to arrive after setting off the burglar alarm.
7:54 p.m.: Police issued a citation to a car that was illegally parked on Old Susuin Road.
8:01 p.m.: A dog was reported running loose on West Tennys. Officers were able to have a discussion with the dog’s people.
8:25 p.m.: The folks playing the loud music on Larkin agreed to bring the volume down a bit.
9:08 p.m.: Officers were unable to determine what activated an alarm at a business on Indiana Street.
Editor’s Note: Even though I inject a bit of humor into these police logs, please remember, the men and women whose job it is to protect us rarely find it funny when they are approaching a drunk person or a building where the alarm is going off.
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