Tag: crime

Creek Monkey Tap House burglarized

Creek Monkey Tap House burglarized

| July 17, 2019 | 0 Comments

By DANA GUZZETTI Martinez News-Gazette Reporter MARTINEZ, Calif. – Before dawn on Sunday morning, burglars robbed Creek Monkey Tap House, a popular downtown Martinez business. According to the business owner Jim Blair, thieves took whatever they could find that was of value at the popular pub. Blair said an employee called him at the airport, […]

Continue Reading

Police blotter for May 16-31, 2019

Police blotter for May 16-31, 2019

| June 30, 2019 | 0 Comments

On May 16th at 6:27 am, officers responded to 1836 Alhambra Ave. (Vintage Market) for a report of a man breaking down the fence leading to the rear of the building. Officers contacted the 24-year-old resident of Antioch and arrested him for felony vandalism. He was booked into the Martinez Detention Facility (MDF). Case # […]

Continue Reading

Martinez Police blotter for May 1-15, 2019

Martinez Police blotter for May 1-15, 2019

| May 29, 2019 | 0 Comments

On May 1, 2019 at 1:29 pm, Officer Miller responded to a fight at Amtrak. A man was arrested for public intoxication. Case# 19-1235. At 6:40 am, Sergeant Muncher took a vehicle burglary report from a resident in the 200 block of Sunnybrae Drive. The vehicle’s window was smashed and a nail gun was taken. […]

Continue Reading

Martinez Police blotter for April 16-31, 2019

Martinez Police blotter for April 16-31, 2019

| May 5, 2019 | 0 Comments

On April 16th at 6:03 am, Corporal Schnabel took a burglary report in the 600 block of Fig Tree Lane, where an unknown suspect was rummaging through a vehicle and was chased off by one of the neighbors. Case# 19-1080. At 9:35 am, Officer Winslett took a theft report in the 700 block of Arnold […]

Continue Reading

Martinez Police blotter for April 1-15, 2019

Martinez Police blotter for April 1-15, 2019

| April 24, 2019 | 0 Comments

On April 1st, 2019, at 12:14 am, Officer Parsons arrested a woman for a warrant at 7-11 on Morello Avenue. Case# 19-941. At 3:43 am, Officer Montano arrested a man on Fig Tree Lane for DUI related offenses. Case# 19-942. At 12:12 pm, Officer Voyvodich contacted a man consuming alcohol in public at Quik Stop […]

Continue Reading

Day care’s stolen van recovered in Martinez Walmart parking lot

| April 14, 2019 | 0 Comments

MARTINEZ, Calif. – A van stolen from a Concord day care center was recovered from the Martinez Walmart shopping center parking lot, Martinez Police Chief Manjit Sappal said. Concord Police said it still is searching for suspects in the theft. The van belongs to Dianne Adair at Westwood Enrichment Center, at Westwood Elementary School. This […]

Continue Reading

Martinez Police blotter for March 16-31, 2019

Martinez Police blotter for March 16-31, 2019

| April 14, 2019 | 0 Comments

On March 16th at 5:18 am, Corporal Baillie responded to the area of North Park Court. to investigate a residential burglary. Sometime over the night an unknown suspect accessed the garage from the side door and stole items. The garage was the only area accessed. Case 19-799. At 10:21 am, Officer Wah made contact with […]

Continue Reading

Benician in custody after claiming he had bomb on bridge

| April 10, 2019 | 0 Comments

A 54-year-old Benicia man was taken into custody late Saturday night after he stopped his truck on a southbound lane of the Benicia-Martinez Bridge and claimed he had a bomb, according to the California Highway Patrol. No explosive device was found, said Public Information Officer Brandon Correia, but Interstate-680 lanes were shut down for hours. […]

Continue Reading

Martinez Police blotter for March 1-15, 2019

Martinez Police blotter for March 1-15, 2019

| April 7, 2019 | 0 Comments

At 9:30 am, Officer Voyvodich was making a security check of Amtrak. He observed a 59-year-old man from Lafayette walking near the Chamber of Commerce and noticed he was obviously highly intoxicated. The man was arrested for public intoxication and booked into MDF. Case# 19-633. At 12:15 pm, Corporal Mayberry stopped a vehicle on Monterey […]

Continue Reading

CHP offers tips regarding highway shootings

CHP offers tips regarding highway shootings

| April 3, 2019 | 0 Comments

After two highway shootings were reported on California Highway 4 in March, California Highway Patrol has issued some tips to motorists. Two occupants of a Nissan were uninjured after another sedan followed them closely on westbound Highway 4 between McEwan and Franklin Canyon roads late Saturday. The two said they were tailgated and pulled over […]

Continue Reading