Police calls: Atherton, Woodside, Ladera, Menlo


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.


B Residential burglary report:== Jewelry valued at $26,642 stolen from inside her residence, Wilburn Ave., April 17.

Fraud reports:

■ Unauthorized use of credit card but no financial loss, first block of Ashfield Road, April 15.

■ Unauthorized spending of air miles in connection with unauthorized forwarding of e-mail messages but no financial loss, first block of Winchester Drive, April 15.

■ No financial loss in connection with letter falsely representing Internal Revenue Service and attempt to obtain bank account information, 200 block of Oak Grove Ave., April 21.

Child protective services report: 100 block of El Camino Real, April 20.


B Grand theft report:== Purse stolen from unlocked vehicle, 100 block of Olive Hill Lane, April 16.


B Auto burglary report:== Break-in and theft of purse containing about $300 in cash, three credit cards, checkbook and seven gift cards to various businesses, 200 block of S. Castanya Way, April 17.


B Residential burglary reports:==

■ Loss estimated at $25,000 to $35,000 in break-in through unlocked window and theft of TV, Apple iPod, sunglasses and jewelry, 200 block of Ivy Drive, April 19.

■ Loss estimated at $40 in break-in and theft of costume jewelry, 100 block of Newbridge St., April 15.

Commercial burglary report: Juvenile arrested in attempted theft of three bottles of alcoholic beverages, Draegers Market at 1010 University Drive, April 15.

Grand theft report: Losses estimated at $3,655 in theft from unlocked vehicle of duffle bag containing camera, clothing, reading glasses and watch, 1500 block of Mills Court, April 17.

Auto burglary reports:

■ Loss estimated at $800 in break-in and theft of laptop computer, 700 block of Stanford Ave., April 19.

■ Loss estimated at $400 in break-in and theft of purse, cell phone and clothing, 200 block of Oak Grove Ave., April 16.

■ Loss estimated at $165 in break-in and theft of wallet, Campo Bello Court, April 19.

Fraud reports:

■ Loss of $1,300 in unauthorized withdrawal from bank account, 1100 block of Noel Drive, April 20.

■ Loss of $319 in identity theft case, 700 block of Coleman Ave., April 19.

■ Loss of $100 in unauthorized use of credit card, 1100 block of Windermere Ave., April 15.

■ Loss unspecified in connection with six unauthorized charges on victim's credit card, 200 block of Chester St., April 16.

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