Peninsula Police Blotter: Neighborhood crime log

These are excerpts from Peninsula police departments’ daily log ofactivities. Incidents are listed by city.

Burlingame

Find the thieves: Three cars were broken into and a GPS device was taken on the 1000 block of Cortez Avenue before 8:31 a.m. June 21.

San Bruno

A smashing time: Four boys attacked a couch with a hammer and left it on school property before 2:52 p.m. June 20.

South City

Caught on camera: A caller reported at 7:16 a.m. June 23 that gas was stolen out of two cars and a stereo out of another from Morrow Meadows on Oyster Point Boulevard. The neighboring business has a security camera that may have captured the burglary.

Daly City

Checking out something: A caller reported a man in a dark green hard hat came to his residence stating he was from PG&E to check the power lines at 2:51 p.m. June 20 in the unit block of Rockford Ave. The caller observed him looking around the rear of the house, trying doors but never looked at power lines.

Foster City

Failed getaway: A Safeway manager called at 3:56 p.m. June 21 to report a male suspect in his 30s, graying hair and slim build and smelling of alcohol tried to take a cart full of beer from the supermarket on East Hillsdale Boulevard. The man left on a bike and was later arrested.

San Mateo

Smile, you’re on camera: A caller reported at 11:40 a.m. June 19 from 700 block North Amphlett Boulevard that someone has been following her in a blue van since June 16. That particular day, the person was videotaping her from the van.

Redwood City

ID theft: A reporting party stated at 9:18 a.m. June 18 that when his wife was getting gas at the Shell Gas station on Woodside Road, her Shell credit card got stuck and she went into the store; an unknown person charged $100 in gas after she left.

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