Peninsula Police Blotter: Neighborhood crime log

A log of daily events from Peninsula police departments.

Millbrae

Good fences: A man videotaped his neighbor raking leaves and throwing them into the caller’s yard on the 1200 block of Vista Grande before 12:45 p.m. Dec. 4. The neighbor admitted throwing the leaves into the man’s yard, but said it was his right because they were the man’s leaves.

Redwood City

Suspicious man: A school principal said he observed a man, about 5 feet 10 inches tall, 180 pounds, wearing blue jeans and light-brown sweater, who had been at the school around 10 a.m. taking pictures of two little girls. When he was confronted by a teacher, the principal said, the man left the premises.

The principal asked to report this incident at 12:46 p.m. Nov. 30. The principal said the man was carrying a camera case and a Target shopping bag. He allegedly returned around 12:40 p.m. in a white Ford Mustang convertible with a light-tan top.

South City

Hearing things: A caller from a pay phone at Walgreens at 5:44 p.m. Nov. 23 stated that he “heard gunshots” and that “someone was shot in the arm” at Denny’s on Westborough Boulevard.

The report was suspicious and unfounded.

Belmont

Shoved: A teacher reported at 10:15 a.m. Wednesday reported that a student pushed him and threatened him on Nov. 21 on Alameda de las Pulgas. The teacher said attempts at contacting an officer were unsuccessful at the time of the incident.

Daly City

Leaving a trail: Called reported that a subject reportedly took her cell phone and two money orders from her purse by force at 8:21 a.m. Dec. 4 in the 2100 block of Junipero Serra Boulevard.

The subject was stopped and positively identified by the victim and witnesses. The subject’s jacket was found inside the portable bathroom inside March Banks Park.

San Mateo

Alleged ID theft: A caller reported to the Colma Police at 3:25 p.m. Dec. 5 from 100 block of E. 3rd Avenue that someone had used the caller’s credit card account number and had made charges all over San Mateo County.

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