These are excerpts from Peninsula police departments' daily log of activities. Incidents are listed by city.
Nuked: A microwave caught on fire while its door was closed on the 1100 block of Edgehill Drive at 1:09 p.m. on March 5.
Track attack: A man called police to say someone was trying to hurt him on the railroad tracks on the corner of Broadway and California Drive before 8:53 p.m. on March 11.
Put ’em up: A man with gray facial hair wearing a black sweater held up his hands to fight someone, except no one was near him, at 9:06 a.m. on March 3.
Privacy please: A man reported that another man walked into the showers while he was showering at 6:57 p.m. March 2 at 500 S. El Camino Real.
Gas guzzler: A caller at 12:26 p.m. Feb. 27 from unit block of South Bayshore Boulevard reported that a former employee took a company gas card when he was fired and has charged more than $10,000 on the card.
Pot bust: Parkway Heights Middle School called at 11:56 a.m. March 4 from Sunset Avenue stating that two students were in the office. One was selling marijuana and the other was trying to buy it.
Painful divorce: A woman called at 9:01 a.m. March 4 about a disturbance that occurred regarding a man who had his foot run over by his soon-to-be ex wife. The man was taken to a hospital.
Drive-by shooting: At 7:30 p.m. Feb. 28 on Woodside Road a victim reported that he was shot in the arm by an unknown suspect in a brown Acura, possibly a 2000 model, with tinted windows. The shooting occurred about 10 to 15 minutes before the call, and the vehicle was said to be driving northbound on the Woodside Road off-ramp, northbound on U.S. Highway 101.