Benicia Police Log: Car Stolen on Chelsea Hills, Disappearing Barking Dog on East L

The following information was supplied by the Benicia Police Department, and unless otherwise noted, an arrest does not indicate a conviction. Click the "Keep me posted" button for an alert when we publish this daily report.

This is the crime bulletin for Monday, October 22, 2012 from the Benicia Police Department. Click the "Keep me posted" button below for an alert when we publish this report.

6:17 a.m.: Officers were unable to determine what activated an alarm at an East Second Street business.

6:21 a.m.: An employee at a Getty Street business accidentally set off the burglar alarm.

7:37 a.m.: Police are investigating a car theft that occurred on Chelsea Hills Drive.

7:56 a.m.: Officers couldn’t find the dog that was running around on Rose Drive causing a traffic hazard.

11:19 a.m.: Officers were unable to determine what activated an alarm at an East H Street home.

12:47 p.m.: A vehicle was towed from private property on Riverview Terrace.

1:21 p.m.: Police received a report of a suspicious man walking back and forth on Wainwright.  The man was gone when officers arrived to investigate.

1:36 p.m.: A solicitor on O’Farrell was found to have all the proper paperwork.

2:43 p.m.: A 33-year-old Rodeo man was arrested because of outstanding warrants issued by Solano County.

2:45 p.m.: Two vehicles parked in a red zone on Hastings were cited.

5:12 p.m.: A 46-year-old Benicia man was arrested for vandalism, false imprisonment and domestic battery.  The man was taken to county jail.

6:55 p.m.: A resident on Warwick called police complaining about a person in his home disturbing the caller’s peace.  Officers investigated and found nothing but peace at the residence.

8:04 p.m.: The disappearing barking dog was heard by a resident on West L Street for nearly two hours but not by the police officer who was sent to investigate.

8:18 p.m.: A resident on Riverview complained of a loud banging noise coming from a neighbor’s home.  Officers spoke to the neighbor who agreed to quiet down for the evening.

9:13 p.m.: Officers are investigating a residential burglary that occurred on Rose Drive.

11:27 p.m.: A 46-year-old Benicia man was arrested on Rose Drive for metal theft. 

11:52 p.m.: There was a suspicious man reported on Dover.  He was gone when officers arrived. 

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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Robert Livesay October 24, 2012 at 07:19 PM
Now Bobbie you are going to get a call from the comment monitor to apologize. Just behave yourself.
"The Black Panther of Poetry" October 24, 2012 at 08:20 PM
Incredible Bulk tries to control his emotions but you racist push his buttons. 'Bulk Smash"!!! Racist people, don't make me angry....You wouldn't like the Incredible Bulk when he's angry. Or would you? www.youtube.com/watch?v=rccD1EWenio
JB Davis October 24, 2012 at 09:32 PM
Not a call, just a delete.
Robert Livesay October 24, 2012 at 10:20 PM
JB I do like your delete but I was talking about someonhe else. Good call.


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