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Police calls

Original post made on Jan 12, 2011

Crime and accident reports from the Atherton and Menlo Park police departments and the San Mateo County Sheriff's Office.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Wednesday, January 12, 2011, 10:22 AM

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Posted by Austen
a resident of Portola Valley: Ladera
on Jan 12, 2011 at 1:01 pm

Could you please try to expand the Sheriff's Office reports to include Ladera as well?
(Letter to the editor did not work, so will try this.)

Many thanks...

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Posted by Dave Boyce
Almanac staff writer
on Jan 12, 2011 at 1:09 pm

Dave Boyce is a registered user.

Austen - Police Calls always includes Ladera, but incidents won't show up in the paper if they aren't included in the weekly report from the Sheriff's Office.

The other determining factor is the category of crime. Our policy is flexible, but we tend not to publish accounts of misdemeanors, for example.

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Posted by Concerned
a resident of Menlo Park: Central Menlo Park
on Jan 20, 2011 at 7:57 am

I heard that the West Bay Sanitary District had a break in at their Flow Equalization site in Bay Front Park on the 8th of January totaling near $50,000.00 and that doesn't make it into your Police blotter? Maybe you should do better research.

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