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Van, drugs, cameras stolen in Pleaasanton break-in

Plus, other Pleasanton police actions through Feb. 10

A 2006 Chrysler Town and Country minivan and miscellaneous items were taken in a residential burglary and auto theft in Pleasanton sometime between 8 p.m Feb. 7 and 10:15 a.m Feb 8.

The van was taken from the garage of a home in the 2200 block of Tanager Drive. Inside the vehicle were a $1,200 camera, fentanyl lozenges valued at $1,000, a $700 camera and tools worth about $400.

In other police reports:

* Police are investigating a report that $1,000 cash was stolen by a former Macy's Men's employee between 4:40 and 5:30 p.m. Feb. 6.

According to police reports, the former employee entered the store in the 1400 block of Stoneridge Mall Road, took the money from two cash registers and left the scene.

* The theft of a pickup truck also netted tools worth about $6,500. Among the items stolen were a $3,000 electronic scanner, a $2,000 set of sockets and wrenches, and a toolbox attached to the truck bed. The theft occurred between 3 and 8:30 a.m. Feb. 9. The truck was parked in front of the victim's home in the 4700 block of Harrison Street.

* A resident of the 1500 block of East Gate Way reported someone charged $918 on his credit card after a collection call. In looking over his records, the victim discovered another $2,773 had been charged. The incident was reported at about 4:24 p.m. Feb. 9.

* A burglary from a home in the 8000 block of Mountain View Drive netted a toolbox and tools valued at $1,800. The home's garage was unlocked when the theft occurred, sometime between 10 p.m. Feb. 7 and 10 a.m. Feb. 8.

* Police are looking into a small arson fire reported at about 5:44 p.m. Feb. 7 at Pleasanton Middle School. A pile of burnt papers was found on a concrete area at the school in the 5000 block of Case Avenue.

* Police are not releasing any information about threats reported at about 11:12 p.m. Feb. 7 in the 4800 block of Bernal Avenue.

* A resident of the 4500 block of Rosewood Drive reported at about 9:07 a.m. Feb. 4 that someone opened a credit card account in her name, which she discovered receiving a $1,200 bill.

* Residents of the 600 block of Sycamore Road reported at about 10:11 a.m. Feb. 4 that two fraudulent transactions totaling $191 were made on their credit card.

* Nothing was taken in a residential burglary reported at about 10:56 a.m. Feb. 10 at a home in the 4300 block of Valley Avenue.

* A resident of the 4400 block of Mohr Avenue reported someone opened a credit card account using his information; no charges were made in the incident, reported at about 3:06 p.m. Feb. 5.

* A resident of the 4200 block of Diavila Avenue reported someone attempted to open a Best Buy account but no charges were made in the incident, reported at about 10:21 a.m. Feb. 10.

Under the law, those arrested are considered innocent until convicted.

Last week, the Pleasanton Police Department also listed the following information in its log of incident reports:

FEB. 4

Theft

- 9:07 a.m. in the 4500 block of Rosewood Drive; fraud

- 10:11 a.m. in the 600 block of Sycamore Road; fraud

- 10:56 a.m. in the 4100 block of W. Las Positas Boulevard; theft from structure

- 11:15 a.m. in the 1500 block of East Gate Way; bicycle theft

- 2:53 p.m. in the 500 block of Main Street; shoplifting

- 3:56 p.m. in the 6000 block of Stoneridge Mall Road; shoplifting

- 8:44 p.m. in the 4000 block of Fallwood Court

Auto burglary

- 10:43 a.m. in the 600 block of Division Street

Threats

- 9:04 a.m. in the 2400 block of Minivet Court

Graffiti

- 10:05 a.m. in the 6100 block of Stoneridge Mall Road

Drug/alcohol violations

- 4:38 a.m. in the 5500 block of W. Las Positas Boulevard; under the influence of drugs

- 3:30 p.m. in the 6700 block of Bernal Avenue; public drunkenness

FEB. 5

Theft

- 11:56 a.m. in the 1600 block of Stoneridge Mall Road; shoplifting

- 12:06 p.m. in the 1400 block of Stoneridge Mall Road; shoplifting

- 3:06 p.m. in the 4400 block of Mohr Avenue; fraud

- 7:06 p.m. in the 3100 block of Santa Rita Road; shoplifting

- 7:13 p.m. in the 6000 block of Johnson Drive; shoplifting

DUI

- 5:10 p.m. in the 1800 block of Valley Avenue

FEB. 6

Theft

- 1:50 p.m. in the 5200 block of Hopyard Road

- 3:05 p.m. in the 1400 block of Hopyard Road; shoplifting

- 3:28 p.m. in the 700 block of Main Street; theft from structure

- 7:14 p.m. in the 1400 block of Stoneridge Mall Road; theft from structure

Auto burglary

- 4:48 p.m. in the 1000 block of Stoneridge Mall Road

Threats

- 9:48 p.m. in the 5000 block of Case Avenue

Drug/alcohol violations

- 9:52 p.m. in the 3600 block of Nevada Street; confidential drug investigation

- 10:37 p.m. in the 3700 block of Hopyard Road; DUI

FEB. 7

Arson

- 5:44 p.m. in the 5000 block of Case Avenue

Auto burglary

- 1:32 a.m. in the 4500 block of Sierrawood Lane

- 2:17 p.m. in the 7000 block of Johnson Drive

Threats

- 11:12 p.m. in the 4800 block of Bernal Avenue

Confidential drug investigation

- 9:58 p.m. in the 4800 block of Bernal Avenue

FEB. 8

Theft

- 9:51 a.m. in the 3400 block of Stacey Way; fraud

- 11:35 a.m. in the 2500 block of Santa Rita Road; auto theft

- 5:48 p.m. in the 1400 block of Stoneridge Mall Road; shoplifting

- 6:54 p.m. in the 4700 block of Hopyard Road; shoplifting

- 8:24 p.m. in the 400 block of Vineyard Avenue; auto theft

Residential burglary

- 10:19 a.m. in the 2200 block of Tanager Drive

- 1:40 p.m. in the 8000 block of Mountain View Drive

Auto burglary

- 4:24 a.m. in the 6700 block of Bernal Avenue

- 8:44 a.m. in the 4400 block of Mohr Avenue

- 12:58 p.m. in the 2500 block of Santa Rita Road

- 3:33 p.m. in the 2500 block of Santa Rita Road

Drug/alcohol violations

- 1:18 a.m. at the intersection of Santa Rita Road and Interstate 580; possession of marijuana

- 2:10 a.m. at the intersection of Newton Way and Stoneridge Drive; DUI

- 11:44 p.m. at the intersection of Owens and Andrews drives; DUI

FEB. 9

Theft

- 9:19 a.m. in the 4700 block of Harrison Street; auto theft

- 9:22 a.m. in the 7800 block of Canyon Meadows Court; auto theft

- 4:24 p.m. in the 1500 block of East Gate Way; fraud

- 4:27 p.m. in the 1300 block of Stoneridge Mall Road; fraud

- 4:54 p.m. in the 1200 block of Stoneridge Mall Road; theft from structure

Auto burglary

- 11:12 a.m. in the 11900 block of Dublin Canyon Road

- 2:01 p.m. in the 11900 block of Dublin Canyon Road

Vandalism

- 1:33 p.m. in the 5900 block of Sterling Greens Circle

- 9:28 p.m. at the intersection of Mission and Sonoma drives

Alcohol violations

- 1:45 a.m. in the 4800 block of Hopyard Road; public drunkenness

- 1:50 a.m. at the intersection of Hopyard Road and Stoneridge Drive; DUI

FEB. 10

Theft

- 9:43 a.m. in the 1600 block of Stoneridge Mall Road; fraud

- 10:10 a.m. in the 5300 block of Case Avenue

- 10:21 a.m. in the 4200 block of Diavila Avenue; fraud

- 12:50 p.m. in the 5200 block of Ridgevale Way

- 1:23 p.m. in the 5600 block of W. Las Positas Boulevard

- 10:54 p.m. in the 4500 block of Rosewood Drive; fraud

Residential burglary

- 10:56 a.m. in the 4300 block of Valley Avenue

Auto burglary

- 2:35 p.m. in the 2500 block of Santa Rita Road

Vandalism

- 6:54 p.m. in the 2300 block of Santa Rita Road

Public drunkenness

- 6:32 a.m. in the 3800 block of Vineyard Avenue

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