This is the crime bulletin for Friday-Sunday, September 14-16, 2012 from the Benicia Police Department. Click the "Keep me posted" button below for an alert when we publish this report.
Friday, September 14, 2012
12:04 a.m.: Officers spoke to the host of a loud party on Military East. The host agreed to turn down the music.
12:53 a.m.: There was a verbal disturbance on First Street.
1:22 a.m.: There was a altercation between an employee and a patron at a First Street establishment. The patron left before officers arrived on the scene.
5:36 a.m.: Officers contacted a resident on Mills who accidentally left the car trunk open.
6:07 a.m.: Police began an investigation into a commercial burglary on Southampton Road.
6:18 a.m.: A resident on Warwick reported a prowler in the area.
6:57 a.m.: An employee at a Military East business failed to turn off the alarm in a timely fashion.
8:41 a.m.: An employee at a Solano Square business failed to turn off the alarm in a timely fashion.
10:05 a.m.: A suspicious person in a car of Palace Court was gone when officers arrived to investigate.
11:15 a.m.: Police received a complaint about a loud generator on Vista Grande.
11:19 a.m.: Police opened an investigation into a burglary at an East Second Street business.
1:46 p.m.: A resident on Military East asked for and received assistance with a civil issue.
2:10 p.m.: Police received a report of kids putting a sign in the middle of the street on Lori Drive. The sign was removed from the street before officers arrived.
4:59 p.m.: Police spoke to a resident on Buena Vista regarding the illegality of cutting down a tree without a permit.
7:04 p.m.: A travel trailer was causing a traffic hazard on Lindo Street. The owner planned to move the trailer soon.
7:10 p.m.: Officers were unable to determine what activated an alarm at a Southampton Road business.
9:13 p.m.: Police opened an investigation into a possible burglary on Arguello.
10:36 p.m.: A report about a loud party on Panorama was not quite right. There was loud music but no party. The person responsible for controlling the volume agreed to turn it down.
11:14 p.m.: The host of a party on Hawthorne agreed to turn down the volume.
Saturday, September 15, 2012
12:19 a.m.: A resident on Bayview reported hearing a gunshot.
12:29 a.m.: Officers spoke to an East K Street couple who were arguing so loudly that the neighbors became concerned. The couple agreed to not yell at each other.
12:39 a.m.: A 28-year-old Roseville woman was arrested on First Street for disorderly conduct. Apparently she’d had a bit too much to drink.
12:49 a.m.: A storefront on First Street was vandalized.
6:24 p.m.: A resident on Rose Drive reported that the neighbors might be fighting. Investigating officers found that wasn’t the case.
6:41 p.m.: Police received a report of a cell phone that was either stolen or lost in the vicinity of Rose Drive.
8:27 p.m.: The disappearing barking dog made a brief appearance on Belvedere before disappearing.
9:51 p.m.: Officers spoke to the driver of a car that was driving dangerously on the First Street spit.
10:16 p.m.: A citizen on Bayview spoke to an officer regarding a family matter.
11:55 p.m.: Officers spoke to the host of a party on Willow.
Sunday, September 16, 2012
12:23 a.m.: There was a physical altercation on Military East. The combatants were gone when officers arrived.
12:33 a.m.: There was a fight on First Street. The combatants were separated by officers and given warnings.
1:33 a.m.: A resident on Zinnia reported a possible drunk driver.
3:19 p.m.: Officers were unable to determine what activated an alarm at a Larkin residence.
3:59 p.m.: A resident on East J Street wanted an officer to document a neighbor issue.
5:06 p.m.: Officers were unable to determine what activated an alarm in the vicinity of Hastings Drive.
5:12 p.m.: Officers visited a residence on Karen where the residents were having a heated discussion. The residents informed officers they are seeking counseling.
5:34 p.m.: Police issued a citation to an illegally parked vehicle on Sunset.
6:51 p.m.: There was a verbal altercation on Kearney.
8:02 p.m.: Officers were unable to determine what activated an alarm at a home on Ardmore.
8:05 p.m.: Officers were unable to determine what activated an alarm at a home on Rose Drive.
8:27 p.m.: Officers were unable to determine what activated an alarm at a Hastings Drive address.
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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