These are excerpts from Peninsula police departments’ daily log of activities. Incidents are listed by city.
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.
A smashing time: Four boys attacked a couch with a hammer and left it on school property before 2:52 p.m. June 20.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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 andshe went into the store; an unknown person charged $100 in gas after she left.