crime in Menlo Park

University Heights neighborhood hit by mailbox theft

Sometime between Thursday night (2/13) and Friday morning (2/14), someone went through all of the mailboxes on Stanford Ave. in the University Heights neighborhood of unincorporated Menlo Park — and all along Sharon Road on the way to La Entrada school. They stole everything; the assumption is the culprit(s) was looking for cash (contained in Valentine […]

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“Sports cap bandit” arrested for two Menlo Park bank robberies

A 26-year-old Hayward woman, Jasmin Sahib, was arrested last night for two bank robberies that took place last Fall in Menlo Park. The Menlo Park Police Department worked with the FBI in the investigation after the suspect, known as the “sports cap bandit”, allegedly robbed the Bank of the West in downtown Menlo Park on […]

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City of Menlo Park employee arrested for stealing from city fuel pumps

In April of 2013, the Menlo Park Police Department was advised by the Menlo Park Public Works Department that there was a suspected theft of fuel from the City gas pumps located at the Corporation Yard. The Menlo Park Police Department initiated an investigation into the possible thefts and discovered that approximately $1,800 worth of […]

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