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This information is from the Atherton and Menlo Park police departments and the San Mateo County Sheriff's Office. Under the law, people charged with offenses are considered innocent until convicted.

ATHERTON

Auto burglary report: Window smashed and camera and wallet stolen, Elena Ave., Aug. 10.

MENLO PARK

Residential burglary report: Two juvenile suspects arrested in case of side door of residence being left open and $6,400 in possessions stolen including three laptop computers, handgun, video game equipment, backpack, duffle bag and cell phone, 300 block of Hamilton Ave., Aug. 9.

Grant theft reports:

■ Arrest made in connection with $1,760 in stolen checks, 800 block of Willow Road, Aug. 10.

■ Sunglasses, cell-phone headset, gift card and cash totaling $405 stolen from unlocked car, 100 block of baywood Ave., Aug. 10.

Robbery report: Man standing next to vehicle punched in face and robbed of one half of $20 bill, Hamilton Ave. at Modoc Ave., Aug. 8.

Fraud reports:

■ $1,800 estimated loss in check fraud case, 400 block of Encinal Ave., Aug. 6.

Auto burglary reports:

■ Window smashed and backpack valued at $55 stolen, 2700 block of Sand Hill Road, Aug. 9.

■ GPS device valued at $150 stolen, 300 block of O'Connor St., Aug. 8.

■ Video game valued at $50 stolen, 400 block of Ivy Drive, Aug. 7.

Battery report: Police officer hit by family member while making arrest of other family member, 1300 block of Modoc Ave., Aug. 10.

Child Protective Service report: 1300 block of Henderson Ave., Aug. 12.

WOODSIDE

Forgery report: Attempted funds transfers totaling $15,000 over three month period, 2000 block of Portola Road, Aug. 7.

Auto burglary report: Theft of two cell phones, phone charger, earpiece, and personal finance cards including debit card to which fraudulent charges were later made, 800 block of La Honda Road, Aug. 4.

WEST MENLO PARK

Theft report: Bench stolen from front of residence, 300 block of Vine St., Aug. 6.

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