This is the crime bulletin for Wednesday, September 19, 2012 from the Benicia Police Department. Click the "Keep me posted" button below for an alert when we publish this report.
6:19 a.m.: Police received a report of a dumpster diver at a housing complex on Southampton Road. Investigating officers could not locate anyone in a dumpster.
7:11 a.m.: A resident reported the theft of two handguns from the trunk of his unsecured car that was parked on East L Street.
8:15 a.m.: Police received a report of kids sitting on a car and smoking cigarettes on East Fourth Street.
10:38 a.m.: A bicycle was stolen from a First Street address.
2:52 p.m.: Police were notified of solicitors on Byron.
6:06 p.m.: Police opened an investigation into a residential burglary on East H Street.
6:59 p.m.: Officers determined that a 911 call was the result of an accidental dial.
7:43 p.m.: There was a vehicle complaint on Southampton Road.
8:10 p.m.: Police received a report of a vehicle that spun out on the freeway then proceeded to exit the freeway y use of an onramp. The CHP investigated.
10:56 p.m.: An employee at a Solano Square business inadvertently activated an alarm.
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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