Peninsula Police Blotter: Neighborhood crime log

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

Burlingame

Kentucky derby: A woman with a walker said she was going to Kentucky on the corner of Burlingame Avenue and Primrose Road before 7:32 a.m. April 20.

San Bruno

Unidentified flying objects: Neighbors had been throwing strange items such as a battery with a candle taped to it on the 700 block of First Avenue before 3:29 p.m.April 20.

Foster City

Moving targets: A disturbance occurred at 6:56 p.m. April 19 on Beach Park Boulevard when it was reported that six 14- to 15-year-olds were throwing water balloons at passing vehicles.

Vile volley: A caller reported a group of boys urinating on the tennis courts at 7:01 p.m. April 19 at Galveston Street. Twenty subjects were contacted; no violations were observed.

San Mateo

Dogged: A caller reported an injury received during a dog fight at 10:42 a.m. April 18 at Third Avenue and South El Camino Real.

Waterlogged bike: At 10:53 a.m. April 19 from 1000 block Seal Court a caller reported a bicycle partly submerged in the water near the children’s playground.

Daly City

Wrong move: At 8:09 p.m. April 19 a female was pushed down while she was dancing at the Cow Palace. The victim’s shoulder was dislocated.

Redwood City

Peculiar patron: A library employee reported at 3:12 p.m. April 18 from the Main Library on Middlefield Road that an Asian male in his 20s was acting strangely, asking questions about dead bodies and speaking in cryptic sentences.

Sick dog: A stray Chihuahua having seizures was reported at 4:47 p.m. April 18 on Hoover Street by an officer.

South San Francisco

Trespassing: The manager of the property on Holly Avenue called at 1:29 p.m. April 21 regarding a transient trespassing on the property and living in the staff bathroom. The janitor chased him off the property. He is described as a 13- or 14-year-old boy with long hair.

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