Peninsula Police Blotter

A log of daily events from Peninsula police departments.

Daly City

Wallbanger: A man who was upset about losing his wallet let off steam by punching holes into the bedroom wall and door of a friend’s residence on the 200 block of Polaris Way at 11:15 p.m. Oct. 8.

Millbrae

Red Bull chaser: A person who admitted to using crack cocaine the previous evening was caught stealing Red Bull and batteries from a grocery on the 1-100 block of Rollins Road at 11:22 a.m. Oct. 6.

San Carlos

Wanted on warrant: Officers arrested a 25-year-old female on a $10,000 warrant out of the San Mateo County Sheriff’s Office at 8:10 a.m. Oct. 6. She was booked into the San Mateo County Jail.

Burlingame

Porn calls: A mother on the 1900 block of Murchison Drive told police at 9:16 p.m. Oct. 9 that her daughter has been receiving “pornographic messages” on her cell phone from a man she met via an online gaming communications system.

San Bruno

Speed racer: A small red car was reported for drag racing down Skyline Boulevard at 8:34 a.m. Oct. 11.

Lullabye loiterers: An unruly group of juveniles was reported loitering behind Lullabye Lane baby supply store on San Mateo Avenue at 10:47 p.m. Oct. 11.

South City

Disowned for pot: A daughter on Holly Avenue called police at 9:09 p.m. Oct. 8 because her father was throwing her belongings out into the street after she was caught smoking marijuana.

Belmont

Standoff at Walgreens: Police broke up a standoff in the Walgreens lot on Ralston Avenue between a truck and a Toyota that were blocking each other from moving at 4:43 p.m. Oct. 11.

Redwood City

Twin break-ins: Two vehicles had windows smashed and laptop computers stolen in the parking lot of Mistral restaurant, 370 Bridge Parkway, between 6 and 9:30 p.m. Oct. 1.

San Mateo

Passed out: An unknown female with her pants down to her knees was found curled up like a ball near the baseball field on E. Fifth Avenue at 11:36 p.m. on Oct. 8.

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