Peninsula Police Blotter: Neighborhood crime log

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

Burlingame

Parking-space rage: When a man told a driver he was unable to park in a space on the 1300 block of Bayshore Highway, the driver hit the man in the face before 2:27 p.m. on Feb. 26.

San Bruno

Disturbing call: Someone got a call from a child who said “no, no, no, please, please” before the line was disconnected on the 800 block of Fifth Avenue before 7:04 p.m. on Feb. 24.

Foster City

Bus-driver abuse: A secondhand report was given at 8:57 a.m. Feb. 15 of a SamTrans bus driver who was almost hit in the eye the prior day when a student threw a glass bottle inside the bus.

Harassing fishermen: A reporting party called about an alleged fish and game violation at 1:30 p.m. Feb. 25 at Catamaran Park. The caller chased some “Vietnamese foreigners” who were “poaching” for food in the lagoon at his private complex. The subjects left in a bronze Mercedes Benz and were setting some sort of traps in the water at Catamaran Park. The subjects were found setting baskets for mud suckers and have qualified permits.

Surly sitter: At 11 p.m. Feb. 21 at a dog park on Foster City Boulevard, a party reported a subject sitting on the bench near the water by the dog park who looked “angry” and “scary.”

Belmont

Neighborly concern: A neighbor requested a welfare check at 12:46 p.m. Feb. 23 on a neighbor on Vannier Drive after his truck pulled into his garage and shut the door, but the caller could still hear the truck running after it had been in the garage for 30 minutes.

Redwood City

Beware of dog: A reporting party called at 1:34 p.m.. Feb. 26 from Iris Street to report that an unknown burglar had kicked in the driveway gate between the hours of 10 and 11:45 a.m. and was possibly scared off by a dog that was in the backyard.

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