This is the crime bulletin for Tuesday, October 2, 2012 from the Benicia Police Department. Click the "Keep me posted" button below for an alert when we publish this report.
12:16 a.m.: a 21-year-old Thermal man was arrested on East Second Street. Officers suspected the man was under the influence of drugs.
7:10 a.m.: The suspicious people spotted at an empty house on El Bonito were contractors.
8:27 a.m.: A suspicious person reported in an East L Street alley was gone when officers arrived to investigate.
10:52 a.m.: A church van parked on West 11th Street was vandalized.
11:37 a.m.: A home on East H Street was burglarized. Police were unable to determine a point of entry.
11:58 a.m.: Police arrested two juveniles for graffiti.
12:45 p.m.: Police received a report of kids smoking pot on Southampton Road. They could find the kids.
1:40 p.m.: A car was blocking a First Street driveway.
3:09 p.m.: There were moderate injuries when a car and a bicycle tangled on Military West.
3:12 p.m.: The kid who was reported missing from an East Third Street residence was located at school.
4:22 p.m.: Officers separated two people involved in a verbal altercation on Southampton Road.
4:36 p.m.: An East Second Street business reported a theft.
4:58 p.m.: Officers spoke to some solicitors on Columbia who didn’t have city permits.
6:59 p.m.: Police opened an investigation into a dog fight on West K Street.
7:40 p.m.: Officers were unable to determine what activated an alarm at a Bay Vista business.
8:06 p.m.: A resident on Southampton Road wanted advice regarding a child.
8:28 p.m.: Officers were unable to determine what activated an alarm at a business on Bayshore Road.
8:39 p.m.: A Cooper Drive resident reported her door was open when she arrived home. Officers did a walk though of the home and found nothing amiss.
8:48 p.m.: A resident on East K Street asked for advice regarding an ex husband who showed up unexpectedly.
9:13 p.m.: Officers documented the theft of a tool box from an East Third Street location.
9:20 p.m.: Officers opened a missing person investigation. The person is missing from a Church Street residence.
10:51 p.m.: Officers spoke to a resident on Sanborn who was revving his car’s engine and bothering a neighbor.
11:41 p.m.: Officers spoke to the people on Buena Vista who were playing their music loudly.
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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