Recent crimes in El Cerrito include a robbery at gunpoint on San Pablo Avenue on March 13, an assault the day the day before and several break-ins and car thefts.
The crimes listed below are crimes reported on crimereports.com for March 9-19. (There are also a couple of earlier crimes that were not listed in our previous crime blotter for the Feb. 25-March 9 period.)
Crimereports.com is the El Cerrito police department's official outlet for crime reports in the city. The locations and crime descriptions below are listed exactly as they appear. We have asked police for further information on three of these crimes, as noted in brackets, and will post any additional information we receive.
March 13, 3:15 p.m., 10500 Block SAN PABLO AVE, ROBBERY FIREARM [El Cerrito Patch has asked for additional information.]
March 12, 6:55 a.m., 5900 Block AVILA PL, ASSAULT - NO HOSPITAL (REFUSED MEDICAL ATTENTION) [El Cerrito Patch has asked for additional information.]
Breaking and Entering
March 18, noon, 11400 Block SAN PABLO, BURGLARY NO FORCE
March 12, 7:30 a.m., 6700 Block GLADYS AVE, BURGLARY/BREAKING AND ENTERING
March 12, 9 a.m., 6900 Block CUTTING BLVD, BURGLARY/BREAKING AND ENTERING
March 10, 12:53 p.m. (also Feb. 28 and March 4), 11400 Block SAN PABLO AVE, MULTIPLE ITEMS – BURGLARY NO FORCE [El Cerrito Patch has asked for additional information.]
March 10, 6:15 p.m., 11300 Block SAN PABLO AVE, BURGLARY NO FORCE
March 6, 8:04 a.m., 1500 Block LIBERTY ST, BURGLARY/BREAKING AND ENTERING
Theft of Vehicle
March 14, noon, RICHMOND ST & POTRERO AVE, OUT RECOVERED VEHICLE
March 10, 11 p.m., 5200 Block POTRERO AVE, TAKE VEH W/O OWNER CONSNT
March 9, 9:18 p.m., 6400 Block LAGUNITAS AVE, TAKE VEH W/O OWNER CONSNT
March 8, 10:24 a.m., MOESER LN & RICHMOND ST, OUT RECOVERED VEHICLE
March 7, 9:31 p.m., CARLSON BLVD & IMPERIAL AVE, OUT RECOVERED VEHICLE
March 19, 7:50 a.m., 11400 Block SAN PABLO AVE, PETTY THEFT W/PRIORS UNDER $50
March 11, 10 a.m., 6400 Block CENTRAL AVE, MIS - PERSONATE GET MONEY/PROP
March 9, 6:41 p.m., 11500 Block SAN PABLO AVE, PETTY THEFT W/PRIORS $200-$399
Reports on El Cerrito police Web page
Click here for the El Cerrito police department's "Recent Arrests and Other Law Enforcement Activity" Web page. At the time this article was written, it contained a Feb. 27 press release about the arrest of a parolee after a high-speed chase.
Crime reports in nearby cities
Nearby police agencies provide crime reports on their Web sites and to the local press. Here are recent examples from other towns served by Patch:
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