Peninsula Police Blotter: Neighborhood crime log

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

Daly City

Candyman: A suspicious person was reported at 11:07 a.m. Feb. 5 at Florence Street and Mountain View Drive to be lying down next to a vehicle. The suspect was found to be in possession of less than one ounce of marijuana and several hypodermic needles. Police suspected that he was in possession of tar heroin and cocaine base. All items were found after a consent search of the suspect’s vehicle, a red Toyota SUV 4-Runner. The suspect was transported and booked into the Main Jail.

Redwood City

Blue punch: Caller reported at 12:07 p.m. Jan. 31 that a suspect went up to him and asked him cryptically if he claimed he was blue and then punched him in the face.

South City

Reckless visit: At 9:04 a.m. Feb. 1, an intoxicated subject entered the lobby of Genentech on Gateway Boulevard and was escorted out by security. She left in a vehicle and hit another car in the parking lot and left toward 808 Gateway. Reporting party has secondhand information on subject, reported information to police.

San Mateo

Hello there: A reporting party called at 7:10 p.m. Jan. 31 from North Delaware Street stating that an unknown male was in her car. She woke him up and he is just sitting in the vehicle.

I know what you’re doing: At 9:29 p.m. Jan. 31 on North Idaho Street a caller reported that someone who is stalking her is now in front of her house.

San Bruno

Alleged cyberbullying: A 12th-grade student received a threatening text message from another student who had already punched the 12th-grader in the nose on the 1500 block of Magnolia Avenue before 3:57 p.m. on Feb. 6.

Millbrae

Greasy plunge: An employee of a Chinese restaurant on the 1600 block of El Camino Real slipped in a small flood containing grease at the rear of the store before 6:05 p.m. on Jan. 31.

Bay Area NewsLocal

Just Posted

Epic Cleantec uses soil mixed with treated wastewater solids to plants at the company’s demonstration garden in San Francisco. (Photo courtesy of Epic Cleantec)
This startup watches what SF flushes – and grows food with it

Epic Cleantec saves millions of gallons of water a year, and helps companies adhere to drought regulations

Suicide is the second leading cause of death for adolescents in the U.S. (Shutterstock)
Why California teens need mental illness education

SB 224 calls for in-school mental health instruction as depression and suicide rates rise

Ahmad Ibrahim Moss, a Lyft driver whose pandemic-related unemployment benefits have stopped, is driving again and relying on public assistance to help make ends meet. <ins>(Kevin N. Hume/The Examiner)</ins>
How much does gig work cost taxpayers?

Some drivers and labor experts say Prop. 22 pushed an undue burden on to everyday taxpayers.

Affordable housing has become the chief expense for most California students, such as those attending community college in San Francisco. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)
California commits $500 million more to student housing

Called ‘a drop in the bucket,’ though $2 billion could be made available in future years

Most Read