This is the crime bulletin for from the Benicia Police Department. Not all calls are included; click here to download the complete report from the department.
Monday, Feb. 4
9:50 a.m. – An unfamiliar vehicle was reported driving slowly on Oxford Way, but police were unable to find it.
11:19 a.m. – A case number was issued for a home burglary on McAllister Drive.
12:47 p.m. – Police found a phone on West L Street and reunited it with its owner.
3:15 p.m. – A vehicle was reported in a red zone on Grove Circle near Benicia Middle School waiting to pick up children. Police were unable to find the vehicle, but note it’s not illegal if the driver is inside the car.
11:05 p.m. – A subject was reported to have taken someone else’s mail. The subject consented to a search and police didn’t find any mail.
Tuesday, Feb. 5
10:51 a.m. – A hit-and-run was documented on Riverhill Drive.
7:05 p.m. – Michael Anthony Horne, 33, was arrested on Baker Street on charges of a felon possessing a firearm.
7:29 p.m. – A case number was issued on Baker Street for a missing juvenile.
9:42 p.m. – Glen William Phillips, 22, of Benicia, was cited and released on charges of driving under the influence. Police say he was involved in a traffic accident on East 2nd Street.
11:52 p.m. – The missing juvenile was found on Turner Drive and taken home.
Wednesday, Feb. 6
8:38 a.m. – A subject was warned about sleeping in the bushes.
6:53 p.m. – Three male subjects were reported to be riding golf carts on Buena Vista, but police were unable to find them.
7:15 p.m. – Two cars were reported at a park on Rose Drive after hours; their drivers were warned.
Thursday, Feb. 7
12:16 a.m. – Someone reported a hammering sound coming from a business on Jackson Street, but police were unable to locate the source of the noise.
8:26 a.m. – There was a report of a vehicle speeding and weaving through school traffic on Hastings Drive.
9:03 a.m. – Someone on Capitol Drive reported a scam related to a recently purchased computer; the subject was advised to return the computer.
9:19 a.m. – Someone on East 2nd Street reported a suspicious car “which was in a hit and run,” police say. An insurance company took the information.
2:13 p.m. – An abandoned vehicle was reported on East Industrial Way; the owner was asked to move the vehicle.
2:42 p.m. – Dog food was reportedly stolen during a delivery on Military East; extra patrols will be in the area during future deliveries.
3:31 p.m. – Juveniles were reportedly fighting on Southampton Road. Their parents and school were advised.
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