Peninsula Police Blotter: Neighborhood crime log

A log of daily events from Peninsula police departments.

San Carlos

License plate looted: A license plate was stolen off a vehicle parked overnight on the 900 block of Washington Street sometime overnight Sept. 7.

Copper grabbed: A construction storage site on the 1000 block of Bing Street was robbed of several hundred pounds of copper wire and pipes sometime overnight Sept. 7. Copper is easy to sell into the building market and goes for $4 per pound.

Misdemeanor puddle: Police responded to an urgent dispatch call about an Oxford Café patron urinating on the side of the building a 1:59 a.m. Sept. 8. A 22-year-old Redwood City man was cited and released at the scene.

Burlingame

Jewel thief: A diamond ring and an emerald ring were stolen from a hotel room on the 600 block of Airport Boulevard sometime before 9:29 a.m. Sept.12.

Got alcohol?: An inebriated person who could barely walk was knocking at random doors on the 1600 block of Bayshore Highway at 1:39 a.m. Sept. 11.

Playing traffic cop: A man with bandages on his hands was directing traffic on the corner of El Camino Real and Howard Avenue at 2:27 p.m. Sept. 10.

Millbrae

Unhappy hour: An unhappy patron called police to say he was upset that the “happy hour” did not last as long as advertised in a bar on the 1100 block of El Camino Real at 5:49 p.m. Sept. 12.

Deer on loose: A loose buck deer with a rope around it was running in the street on the corner of Larkspur Drive and Skyline Boulevard at 12:12 p.m. Sept. 11.

Punch that wall: A man with a bloody left hand told police he was getting a divorce and was upset, so he punched a wall on the 1000 block of Chadbourne Avenue at 4:10 a.m. Sept. 11.

GPS gone: A GPS navigation unit was stolen from a car parked overnight Sept. 4 on Vallejo Drive. The thief gained entry by smashing a window.

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