July 9, 4:32 p.m. – Shoplifting was reported at a store in the 100 block of Vintage Way. The reporting party said that a party of women came into the store and stole clothes. The reporting person described the party as three black women, two were heavy set and one had a thin build. They had taken a number of shirts. Their direction of travel upon leaving the store was unknown. The loss is between $300 and $400.
5:16 p.m. – Shoplifting was reported at the DSW store in the 100 block of Vintage Way. The reporting party said the theft occurred at about 4 p.m. A Michael Korrs purse was taken. The reporting party described the suspects as three black women. The store has surveillance video of the incident and has vehicle information including a license plate.
10:02 a.m. – A grand theft was reported in the 200 block of Martin Drive.
10:33 a.m. – Vandalism was reported at Novato Ford. The reporting party is an employee of Novato Dial-A-Ride who said that two buses stored on the property had their fuel lines cut on July 3.
2:18 p.m. – A petty theft was reported at a business in the 100 block of Hamilton Drive. Unknown(s) took an air filter off one of the company trucks. The loss is $50.
3:40 p.m. – A woman in the 1000 block of Eighth Street who had summoned the PD four times earlier in the day was advised not to abuse the 911 line. MediCal dispatch also advised the reporting party that they would contact her caseworker. The woman was cited for making annoying phone calls and was warned about continuing to do so. Her case manager was also advised.
8:07 p.m. – A resident of the New Beginnings Center on Hamilton Parkway was reported to have been drinking and then had left the facility. He was described as a white man with short bussed hair and was last seen wearing a white T-shirt and jeans. He had left on foot in an unknown direction. The man was later picked up and arrested and booked on suspicion of public intoxication.
9:35 p.m. – A fraud was reported in the 2500 block of Center Road. Unknown(s) obtained a victim’s debit card information and used it to make purchases in the Sacramento area. The reporting party still has his debit card; it was not lost or stolen.
10:12 p.m. – A reporting party in the 800 block of Diablo Avenue said that two teenage girls asked the reporting party to buy them alcohol. The reporting party described them both as late teens, one white, with curly blonde hair wearing a gray sweatshirt and shorts, and they other as Hispanic, long brown hair, wearing a blue sweatshirt and blue jeans. The area was checked but the two could not be located.
1:07 a.m. – Vandalism was reported in the vicinity of Seventh Street and Marion Way. Unknown(s) smashed the windshield and slashed the tires of the victim’s vehicle sometime between 10 p.m. and 1 a.m.
3:04 a.m. – A complaint of loud music coming from a residence in the 1600 block of Novato Boulevard resulting in the arrest of one for assaulting a police officer and resisting arrest.
7:22 a.m. – A burglary was reported in the 900 block of Arlene Way. Unknown(s) gained access to a locked 2000 Honda Civic by prying a window and took miscellaneous tools and damaged a CD player.
11:09 a.m. – An identity theft was reported on Pacific Drive. The reporting party said that unknown(s) had made fake checks and possibly opened credit card accounts using her account information.
12:56 p.m. – A stolen vehicle from Novato was recovered in the vicinity of Arlington Circle and Oak View Court.
5:21 p.m. – Shoplifting was reported at the CVS store in the 1700 block of Grant Avenue. The reporting party said that two Hispanic men came into the store and stole Corona beers. They were last seen getting into a white Ford Taurus four-door. License plate information was provided and surveillance video is available.
9:49 p.m. – A vehicle hit a carport pole in the vicinity of Cowbarn Lane and South Novato Boulevard. One was booked for suspicion of driving under the influence.
12:27 p.m. – Fraud was reported at the Bank of the West branch in the 1300 block of Grant Avenue. An unknown cashed one of the reporting party’s personal checks at the bank on July 7. Two clerks remember the transaction.
4:50 p.m. – A driver in the 600 block of Cherry Street was booked into Marin County Jail on suspicion of driving while under the influence.
6:42 p.m. – A reporting party on Nova Lane who said he was on probation said that he saw teenagers inside his residence smoking a bong pipe. The reporting party said that he did not know the teenagers and that he didn’t want to go inside and get into trouble. The teenagers were gone on arrival. Two residents were contacted. One said he was in a verbal with the kids who were given permission to be there by another resident. There was no evidence left at the scene.
9:53 p.m. – Officer(s) assisted a woman who lost her phone at the Rolling Hills Club. The phone was tracked to a residence on San Marin but she did not want to go there alone to retrieve it. Officer(s) retrieved the phone.