Peninsula Police Blotter: Neighborhood crime log

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

San Bruno

Take that: Someone kicked the screen of someone’s plasma TV and then punched the owner’s walls on the 700 block of Jenevin Avenue before 8:41 a.m. on Jan. 22.

Burlingame

Burglary: A house on the 100 block of Howard Avenue was broken into and ransacked before 10:58 p.m. on Jan. 22.

Millbrae

Last call: A man who smelled of alcohol and could not keep his balance was walking down the 200 block of El Camino Real and screaming to himself at 1:31 a.m. on Jan. 18.

Daly City

Safeway assault: A call at 11:59 p.m. Jan. 18 from Safeway at 601 Westlake Center reported the theft of $11 and the battering of a woman in the store. The victim was punched in the stomach and scratched. The suspect was arrested for battery and booked into the main jail.

Switch-a-roo: A caller reported at 1:14 p.m. Jan. 18 from the 300 block of Gellert Boulevard that his rear license plate had been stolen and replaced with another license when he returned to his car from Koi Palace. He had no idea when or where the incident occurred.

San Mateo

Stolen rental: A party reported at 2:13 p.m. Jan. 22 from 1400 E. Third Ave. that a white Ford Escort was rented and not returned or paid for.

Hit-and-run: At 12:23 a.m. Jan. 20 a caller reported from the 1200 block of Norton Street that a four-door white sedan just struck his vehicle and left the area southbound on Norton. Another caller reported hearing the crash.

South City

Bad move: A burglary occurred at 8:01 a.m. Jan 16 at Pentagon Light on Mitchell Avenue when a U-Haul was broken into. The lock was broken and various items were taken.

Hangin’ in there: The California Highway Patrol did a welfare check on a pedestrian wearing a white hat, jeans, and of thin build, hanging his legs over the overpass at 1:55 p.m. Jan. 19 at Oyster Point Boulevard and northbound U.S. Highway 101.

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