This is the crime bulletin for Thursday, October 11, 2012 from the Benicia Police Department. Click the "Keep me posted" button below for an alert when we publish this report.
12:48 a.m.: Officers were unable to determine what activated an alarm at a West Channel Road business.
1:12 a.m.: Officers were unable to determine what activated an alarm at Columbus Parkway business.
1:24 a.m.: Police received a report of two suspicious characters standing around in the rain near two cars on Southampton Road.
2:19 a.m.: An employee of an East Industrial Way business accidentally set off the burglar alarm.
8:44 a.m.: A woman on West Sixth Street reported her husband had been missing since the day before.
10:41 a.m.: A purse was stolen at Solano Square.
1:52 p.m.: Officers spoke to a person trying to bum a ride from people on Southampton Road.
2:55 p.m.: Officers were unable to find a suspicious person reported on East Fifth Street.
3:00 p.m.: Someone broke into a storage unit on Jackson Street.
3:08 p.m.: A pedestrian reported a car not yielding when the crosswalk was occupied.
3:48 p.m.: Officers talked to a couple of people who were suspected of violating drug laws.
6:18 p.m.: A dog bit a person on Valerie.
7:27 p.m.: A vehicle was towed from Columbus Parkway.
7:30 p.m.: There was a hit and run on Hastings Drive.
7:47 p.m.: There was a hit and run in the parking lot of Solano Square.
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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