Peninsula Police Blotter

A log of daily events from Peninsula police departments.

San Mateo

Courteous caller: A man reported to police that he and his wife were heading home but were in the middle of a heated argument at 12:51 a.m. Nov. 18 near the 100block of Hobart Avenue. The man also happened to mention that there are weapons in his house but that they were stored safely away.

Damaged cars: A caller reported to police at 12:03 a.m. Nov. 18 at Barroilhet and Crescent avenues that several vehicles, including a Lincoln Navigator, a two-door Honda and another unknown vehicle, had smashed windows but that no suspects appeared to be in the area.

South City

Friendly neighbor: A Spanish-speaking caller said that at 6:07 p.m. Nov. 18 on Armour Avenue someone outside her apartment building was yelling at her, threatening to call immigration officials about the legality of her visa.

Alternative delivery: A caller reported that a newspaper delivery truck lost its papers and that there were “hundreds of papers” flying around at 10:14 a.m. Nov. 17 at Hickey Boulevard and El Camino Real.

San Carlos

Statue painting: Officers responded to the 200 block of Molton Avenue on Nov. 11 at 1:06 a.m. on the report of graffiti to a statue and recycling bin.

Daly City

Wayward driving: The driver of a white 2006 Lexus allegedly struck several parked cars at 11:35 p.m. Nov. 18 in the 300 block of Hillside Boulevard. He was cited on suspicion of drunken driving and released. His vehicle was towed.

Redwood City

Show and prove: A person described to police as wearing a black sweatshirt allegedly brandished a gun in his hand but apparently didn’t know if the gun was real. He proceeded to show off the gun to six other juveniles who appeared to be between 13 and 15 years old. He was checked for a probation violation and released to his mother.

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