These are excerpts from Peninsula police departments’ daily log of activities. Incidents are listed by city.
Terrier terror: A small dog was running after people as they walked by the 200 block of East Avenue before 10:37 a.m. on April 9.
Timber! A tree fell on an unoccupied blue Honda on the 1400 block of Chapin Avenue before 5:29 p.m. on April 9.
In the dark: A welfare check occurred at 1:40 a.m. April 9 at Miramar Apartments on East Hillsdale Boulevard when a party reported that his neighbor was banging on the wall and may be in distress due to a power outage. The neighbor was stumbling while looking for a flashlight. Assistance was rendered and a flashlight found for him. At 9:26 a.m., the neighbor again reported banging on the walls and yelling all night from the same resident.
Car camping: At 8:13 a.m. April 9 on Bradford Street between Main and Walnut streets, a 50-year-old homeless person was found sleeping in a white Chevrolet van. The person had been defecating and urinating in the bushes nearby.
Garbage dump: A suspicious vehicle was reported at 12:06 p.m. April 9 on East Bayshore and Woodside roads, with a subject throwing trash from a yellow Toyota pickup as it drove northbound to Woodside.
Student contraband: At 11:50 a.m. April 15 on Westborough Boulevard, a caller reported that a middle school student had a pocket knife, a ninja star and a lighter.
Pizza man robbed: A delivery man was the victim of a strong-arm robbery by six people at 12:50 a.m. April 14 on the 600 block of Niantic Avenue. The suspects ordered pizza to be delivered to the address on Niantic and robbed the man of $200 in cash and a Mr. Pizza Man pizza valued at $21.73 in front of the residence.