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Posted on: October 30, 2020

Weekly Crime Report 10/23/2020 - 10/30/2020

DateCase #  Offense  Summary 
10/23/2020
20-P-0530 Identity Theft

 At 10:13 AM, an officer was dispatched to the police station lobby in regards to an ID Theft that already occurred.  Upon arrival and through investigation, it was discovered an unknown suspect(s) used the victim’s personal information to apply and obtain a business loan without consent.

10/23/202020-P-0531
Forgery An officer was dispatched to Sunset Settings, 2610 Sunset, for a report of a forgery.  The victim said an unknown suspect used checking information from the store bank account and forged a check.
10/23/2020
20-P-0532Burglary of Building

At approximately 11:48 AM, officers with the West University Place Police Department were dispatched to the 3100 block of Albans in reference to a Burglary of a Habitation. The victim said an unknown subject broke in and ransacked through her belongings. Due to the residence being under renovation, a Burglary of Building report was generated.

10/23/202020-P-0533Identity Theft

At approximately 4:11 PM, an officer with the West University Place Police Department was dispatched to the Police Department, 3800 University Blvd, in reference to an ID theft. Dispatch advised the victim’s identifying information was used in attempt to unlawfully obtain unemployment benefits.

10/23/2020
20-P-0534Burglary of Motor Vehicle

At 4:31 PM, an officer was dispatched to the West University Place Police Department in reference to a burglary of a motor vehicle.  The victim said an unknown person(s) stole a semi-automatic handgun from his unsecured vehicle sometime between 9/30/2020 and 10/23/2020.

10/24/202020-P-0535Identity Theft

At approximately 10:15 AM, an officer with the City of West University Place Police Department was dispatched to the Police Department lobby, 3800 University Blvd, in reference to a report of an identity theft. The victim's personal identifying information was fraudulently used to open a credit card account and a cell phone provider account.

10/24/202020-P-0536Identity Theft

An officer was dispatched to speak with the victim of identity theft in the 3700 block of Arnold.  The victim said an unknown suspect used his personal identifiers to open a Home Depot credit account.

10/24/202020-P-0537
Identity Theft

At approximately 6:08 PM, an officer was dispatched to the 3800 block of University Blvd. Police Station in reference to a case of identity theft. The victim said an unknown person(s) used his personal identifying information to open a fraudulent credit card account. A report for identity theft was generated.  

10/24/202020-P-0538Driving While Intoxicated

At 10:25 PM, an officer with the West University Place Police Department observed a vehicle traveling northbound in the 5500 block of Buffalo Speedway with a defective headlight. The vehicle then failed to signal lane change multiple times and made an illegal turn. A traffic stop was conducted and after further investigation, the driver (Raul Linares Sierra) was arrested for Driving While Intoxicated.

Previous History

File Date Court Offense

11/30/2016 6 Failure to stop & give information

04/08/1992 10 Driving while license suspended

03/03/1963 1 DWI

10/24/202020-P-0539Identity Theft

At 10:36 AM, an officer was dispatched to the West University Place Police Department in reference to a case of identity theft.  The victim said an unknown person(s) used her personal identifying information to open a fraudulent credit account.

10/25/2020

No Crime Reported
10/26/2020

No Crime Reported
10/27/202020-P-0540Identity TheftAt approximately 10:08 AM, an officer was dispatched to the West University Place Police Department lobby to speak with a complainant, in regards to their identity being stolen by unknown person(s). A report for identity theft was generated.
10/27/202020-P-0541Burglary of Motor VehicleAt approximately 1:25 PM, an officer was dispatched to the 5600 block of Kirby in regards to burglary of a motor vehicle that already occurred. The complainant stated that an unknown person(s) smashed their front driver side window and burglarized their vehicle. A report for burglary of a motor vehicle was generated.
10/27/202020-P-0542Identity Theft At approximately 2:20 PM, a police officer was dispatched to 3800 University, in regards to an Identity Theft, which had already occurred. The victim stated an unknown person(s) used his personal identifying information to open a credit line with Home Depot, without his consent. Information was gathered and a report was generated.
10/28/202020-P-0543Identity TheftAn officer was dispatched to the West University Place Police Department in regards to an ID Theft that already occurred. Upon arrival, it was discovered an unknown suspect(s) used the victim’s personal information to open a credit card without consent.
10/28/202020-P-0544TheftAt approximately 5:58 PM, an officer with the City of West University Place Police Department was dispatched to the 4000 block of Case in regard of a theft that had already occurred. A report for theft was generated.



 

























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The West University Place Police Department’s Crime Report represents basic data of crimes. There are limitations associated with the information provided.

Initial crime classifications may be changed at a later date based upon further investigation. In addition, changes to call types after the initial report will not be reflected.

Information may include mechanical or human error. The information provided is not intended as a representation of official crime statistics.

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