The Police Blotter highlights a partial list of incidents in the city and is distributed on a weekly basis. The Blotter provides the date, time, approximate location, a narrative summary of the incident, case number and the most serious arrest charge.
Meanwhile, the Arrest Log provides a timely, chronological summary of all the arrests made by the Santa Clara Police Department. It includes the name of the suspect(s), date of birth, city in which they reside, arrest date, time, location, case number as well as all the charge(s) associated with the arrest. This information, located on the Santa Clara Police Department’s home page (www.scpd.org), is updated daily and serves as the most comprehensive list of arrests made.
Sunday, February 23, 2020
Location: Calabazas Boulevard and El Camino Real
An officer observed a male subject walk westbound on El Camino Real against a “Don’t Walk” symbol. The officer initiated a traffic enforcement stop.
As the officer exited their patrol vehicle, the subject immediately started yelling and became aggressive. The officer instructed the subject to sit down on multiple occasions, however the subject did not comply. The subject was taken into custody and transported to the Santa Clara County Jail.
Case Number: 20-223194
Monday, February 24, 2020
Location: 1400 Block of Don Avenue
Public Safety Dispatchers received a call regarding a male subject trespassing on the 1400 block of Don Avenue.
Upon arrival, the officer made contact with the reporting party and learned a male subject had been arrested for trespassing on two previous occasions (Case Numbers 20-222132 and 20-222238) and had been asked to leave the property on two previous occasions on 2/24/20. He was being hostile and intimidating residents. On this occasion, the subject refused to leave.
The subject was arrested and transported to the Santa Clara County Jail.
Case Number: 20-224099
Tuesday, February 25, 2020
Location: 2100 Block of Hunter
A victim discovered a fraudulent credit card charge in the amount of $245.59 and called Public Safety Dispatchers. An officer was deployed.
Through investigation, it was determined there were multiple attempts to open four new credit cards using the victim’s information. The subject worked with one credit card company to change the victim’s mailing address. In addition, the subject had attempted to open a new checking account and transfer the victim’s balance into the new account. The subject was unsuccessful in making the transfer.
The victim did not give anyone permission to change account information on existing accounts or use the victim’s personal information to apply for new accounts. The subject remains at large.
Case Number: 20-225059
Wednesday, February 26, 2020
Location: 1600 Santa Cruz Avenue
When returning home from work, a resident on the 1600 block of Santa Cruz Avenue discovered the sliding glass door on the residence had been shattered and interior had been ransacked.
An unknown suspect(s) entered the residence and stole electronics, jewelry and miscellaneous items valued at $10,700. The subjects remain at large.
Case Number: 20-226179
Thursday, February 27, 2020
Location: 2000 Block of El Camino Real
A female juvenile subject entered a business on the 2000 block of El Camino Real, selected items valued at $109.98 and exited the store without paying. A Loss Prevention Specialist detained the juvenile and contacted Public Safety Dispatchers for police response.
An officer responded. The juvenile signed the Juvenile Crime Report and was released to the custody of her grandmother.
Case Number: 20-227124
Friday, February 28, 2020
Location: Civic Center Drive at Lincoln Street
An officer was dispatched to Lincoln Street at Civic Center Drive to conduct a welfare check. A reporting party described a male subject who had fallen down and was laying on the sidewalk.
Upon arrival, officers observed objective symptoms of alcohol intoxication. He was arrested and transported to the Santa Clara County Jail.
Case Number: 20-228144
Saturday, February 29, 2020
Location: 2000 Block of El Camino Real
An officer observed a male subject smoking near the front door of a restaurant on the 2000 block of El Camino Real. The subject was issued an administrative citation for smoking in a prohibited area.
Case Number: 20-229058