This is the crime bulletin Tuesday, for November 27, 2012 from the Benicia Police Department. Click the "Keep me posted" button below for an alert when we publish this report.
5:12 a.m.: A suspicious person was spotted on Military West.
5:20 a.m.: The dumpster diver spotted on Shirley Drive was gone when officers arrived.
9:12 a.m.: A citizen complained that a construction zone on East B Street was causing a traffic hazard. The police disagreed.
10:00 a.m.: A business on Goodyear Road complained of a surly delivery driver.
11:17 a.m.: A plexi-glass sign was stolen from a business on East Second Street.
11:42 a.m.: A business on East Second Street reported a counterfeit $20.oo bill was used to purchase goods.
12:09 p.m.: There was a non-injury traffic collision on West J Street.
12:37 p.m.: A business on East Industrial Way reported that someone was trying to open fraudulent credit accounts using the business’ account information.
1:51 p.m.: A citizen requested help with a vehicle identification number verification.
3:34 p.m.: A business at Solano Square reported a counterfeit $100.00 bill was used to purchase goods.
7:01 p.m.: Police received a report of a suspicious person going door-to-door at a housing complex on Cambridge.
7:56 p.m.: A 31-year-old Benicia man was arrested for a probation violation.
8:55 p.m.: Officers were unable to determine what activated an alarm at a business on Bayshore Road.
10:34 p.m.: Someone threw some garbage out of their car in the vicinity of Vecino. Car and driver were gone before officers arrived to investigate.
11:21 p.m.: A car on rose had its window broken out.
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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