Police calls: More copper wire thefts at Facebook


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.


Burglary report: Loss estimated at $10,000 in break-in and theft of copper wire, Facebook Corp. at 312 and 314 Constitution Drive, July 6.

Grand theft report: Loss estimated at $4,980 in theft of patio furniture from side yard, 1800 block of Santa Cruz Ave., July 11.

Fraud reports:

■ Loss of $480 in check forgery, 1300 block of Carlton Ave., July 7.

■ Loss of $728 in unauthorized use of credit card, main police station at 701 Laurel St., July 14.

Stolen vehicle report: Tan 1997 Toyota Camry, 400 block of Burgess Drive, July 8.

Indecent exposure report: Juvenile flashing passing cars and people, 700 block of Menlo Ave., July 11.


B Commercial burglary report:== Damage estimated at $2,500 in cut window screens and pried off metal frame from window sill, Corte Madera Middle School at 4575 Alpine Road, July 11.


B Theft report:== Purse containing pearl necklace, ID card, credit cards, checks and computer thumb drives, 200 block of Leland Ave., July 8.


B Theft report:== Jewelry missing after residential relocation, 200 block of Park Lane, July 9.

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Posted by Sensitive
a resident of Menlo Park: The Willows
on Jul 20, 2011 at 4:47 pm

If there's Menlo Park and "West Menlo Park", is Belle Haven East Menlo Park?
How about having one Menlo Park?

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Posted by To Sensitive
a resident of another community
on Jul 20, 2011 at 7:06 pm

Don't pay attention to how this report is organized. Yes, Belle Haven is also referred to as east Menlo Park. Back in the day, this was to distinguish neighborhoods, not for such snobbish reasons as is in evidence currently, however.

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