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Santa Clara Police Report: May 17 – 23

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 (, is updated daily and serves as the most comprehensive list of arrests made.


Sunday, May 17, 2020


Warrant Arrest

Location: Rodonovan Drive and Stevens Creek Boulevard

An officer consensually contacted a male subject sitting in a parking lot on Rodonovan Drive, near Stevens Creek Boulevard. A Records check revealed the subject has a misdemeanor warrant. He was issued a Notice to Appear and released from the scene.

Time: 0932

Case Number: 20-517043


Monday, May 18, 2020


Location: 2600 Block of Taft Court

Between 0118 hours and 0201 hours, a subject was prowling on the victim’s property. The victim discovered the prowler on video surveillance later in the day. Nothing was missing from the residence and there are no further details at this time.

Time: 1331

Case Number: 20-518074


Tuesday, May 19, 2020

Residential Burglary

Location: 4900 Block of Avenida De Los Arboles

At approximately 0414hours, an officer responded to the 4900 block of Avenida De Los Arboles on the report of a burglary.

An unknown subject(s) entered the garage of the residence by prying open the side door to the garage. An audible alarm at the residence activated and the subject(s) fled the scene. No items were stolen from the residence. The subject(s) remain at large.

Time: 0414

Case Number: 20-519012


Wednesday, May 20, 2020


Location: 400 Block of Monroe Street

An astute resident contacted Public Safety Dispatchers after observing three male subjects trying to open door handles on parked vehicles on the 400 block of Monroe Street.

Arriving officers identified subject matching the reporting party’s description walking on southbound Monroe Street. All three subjects were determined to be juveniles. A Records check revealed subject #1 was on probation. One of the juveniles was also found to be in possession of burglary tools.

The juveniles were issued Juvenile Crime Reports and released to their parents on their promise to appear.

Time: 0308

Case Number: 20-520007

Thursday, May 21, 2020
Burglary Attempt

Location: 2100 Block of Laurelwood Avenue

At approximately 0219 hours, two subjects were seen on the roof of a business on the 2100 block of Laurelwood Avenue.

The subjects fled the scene prior to police arrival. There was no sign of entry into the building. The night prior, a similar attempt was made (Case #20-0519121).

Time: 0219

Case Number: 20-521006


Friday, May 22, 2020

Drug Possession

Location: 2500 Block of El Camino Real

An officer was flagged down by a female subject while driving on the 2500 block of El Camino Real.

The reporting party told the officer there was suspicious activity in one of the hotel rooms, and suspected prostitution.

Through investigation, officers learned the primary room renter was on probation. Upon contact, the room was occupied by two male subjects. A search of the room yielded a shaved key and multiple controlled substances. The subjects were arrested.

Time: 2227

Case Number: 20-522142


Saturday, May 23, 2020

Residential Burglary

Location: 800 Block of Market Street

Public Safety Dispatchers received a call regarding a prior theft on the 800 block of Market Street.

A subject(s) unlawfully entered a victim’s garage and stole a second victim’s surfboard valued at approximately $800. The subject(s) is at large.

Time: 1647

Case Number: 20-523115


During these challenging times, if you find yourself in a troubling situation, the Santa Clara Police Department encourages you to utilize the following community resources:

  • Disaster Distress Helpline, 800-985-5990
  • Domestic Violence Crisis Line, 800-799-7233
  • Emergency, 9-1-1
  • National Alliance on Mental Illness, 800-950-6264 or text 741741
  • National Suicide Prevention Hotline, 800-273-8255
  • Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, 800-662-4357
  • Veteran’s Crisis Line, 800-273-8255


For accurate Coronavirus information:


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