January 2018 Emeryville Crime Report: Two Carjackings, Armed Robbery at Bay Street
The January 2018 Emeryville Crime report saw 216 total crimes reported for the month (down from 268 in December or -19%). Despite some high profile violent crimes including a rape, two carjackings and an armed robbery at Bay Street, crimes reported were flat for this time of year.
REPORTING DISTRICT BOUNDARIES
The City of Emeryville is divided into small geographical areas that facilitate the Department’s efforts to tract crime and neighborhood problems, and allocate personnel resources to meet the service need. Crime statistics are reported by the EPD through CommunityCrimeMap.com. An archive of monthly crime statistics provided can be viewed on the city website.
2. North Emeryville
3. Emery Bay
6. Artist Colony
7. San Pablo Avenue – South
10. East Bay bridge (West)
11. Outside of City Limits
REPORTING DISTRICT MATRIX:
The reporting district matrix lists the category and number of crimes reported by district. The descriptions below are “highlights” and are not provided for every crime reported.
1200 block of 64th St.: A sexual assault occurred. The victim is acquainted with the suspect.
3310 block of Powell St. (Marina): A domestic violence incident resulted in the male taking the females’ vehicle. The vehicle was recovered by Stockton P.D., who took the suspect in custody.
IFO 1121 40th St.: A pizza delivery service was car jacked by three suspects. Oakland P.D. officers arrested two of the suspects two days later.
5803 block of Doyle St.: Two male suspects walked up to a parked vehicle, occupied by three adults, pulled a gun and demanded the loss. LOSS: Cell phones, wallet, exercise foam roller, and a purse.
Subway, 6399 Christie Ave.: A male suspect entered the business and robbed the clerk at gunpoint. LOSS: $300 cash, and the employees cell phone.
6600 block of Shellmound St.: A domestic violence incident resulted in the male half taking the females’ phone by force and fleeing the area.
BevMo, 5717 Christie Ave.: A male suspect snatched a bottle of Louis XIII Remy Martin from the sales clerk and fled the store.
It’s Sugar, 5624 Bay St. #A: A robbery at gunpoint occurred. A male suspect demanded cash from the register. LOSS: $300 cash.
Barnes and Noble, 5604 Bay St.: A male juvenile took a females’ cell phone by force. EPD arrested the juvenile shortly thereafter.
Bath and Body Works, 5687 Bay St.: Two females entered the store, took merchandise by force and fled the area.
Bay Street Mall near It’s Sugar: A group of female juveniles attacked another female and subsequently took the females’ purse and phone, and fled the area. EPD arrested two female juveniles shortly thereafter.
CVS Pharmacy, 4349 San Pablo Ave.: A male shoplifter selected and concealed merchandise in a bag. The suspect then exited the store without paying. Upon contact by a security agent, the suspect brandished a machete and left the area. LOSS: Miscellaneous merchandise.
48th & San Pablo Ave.: A strongarm robbery occurred. LOSS: Purse. Suspects: (2) Male juveniles and (1) young male adult.
Pak N save, 3889 San Pablo Ave.: A female shoplifter took merchandise and exited the store without paying. Upon contact by store security, the suspect brandished a knife and fled the area.
Target, 1555 40th St.: Two shoplifters stole electronics and attempted to flee the store without paying. Loss prevention detained one of the suspects, while the other suspect fled the area. The loss was recovered. EPD arrested the detained suspect shortly thereafter.
4500 block of San Pablo Ave.: A juvenile accompanied by five other juveniles, threw a rock at another juvenile, striking the juvenile on the head. There were no injuries.
Allegra Ballroom, 5855 Christie Ave.: POE: Emergency door. LOSS: Cash.
Bayside Park, 1440 40th St.: A male suspect attempted to pry the garage gate open, but fled after being confronted by Security and an employee.
The Emeryville Market, 4330 San Pablo Ave: Three burglaries occurred. POE: Window – Smashed. LOSS: Cigarettes.
Nordstrom’s Rack, 3839 Emery St. #100: POE: Door – Window smashed. LOSS: Purses.
1300 block of 61st St., POE: Front door. LOSS: Keys, and the resident’s vehicle was stolen.
6400 block of Christie Ave.: POE: Bike cage. LOSS: Bicycle.
1500 block of Brunswig Ln.: An unknown suspect attempted to pry open several mailboxes, however was unsuccessful. The suspect subsequently opened accessible packages, removed some of the contents, and fled the area.
1000 block of 46th St.: POE: Roll up door to Garage. LOSS: A bicycle and a bicycle seat.
3900 block of Adeline St.: POE: Bicycle cage – Pried open. LOSS: Bicycles. EPD arrested two suspects the next day.
Of the 11 vehicles reported stolen:
- 10 vehicles were recovered intact
- 1 vehicle is still outstanding
The spreadsheet compares criminal activity relative to last year, averages from the previous 3 years and annual totals for the year.