alameda police department

In the early morning hours of Sept. 28, 2014, officers from the Alameda Police Department (APD) arrested Stephen Petersen and charged him with arson. APD suspected Petersen of having a role in setting a series of arson fires that plagued the city earlier in that same evening. The Alameda County District Attorney dropped all charges against Petersen on Oct. 31, 2014. 

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Monday, June 9
Battery reported at 1:15 p.m. on the 2500 block of Santa Clara Avenue.
Vandalism reported at 7:14 a.m. on the 800 block of Walnut Street.
Property recovered and turned over to APD at 9:44 a.m. on the 2100 block of Otis Drive.
Elderly couple taken from home for better care at 1:34 p.m. on Windward Lane.
Lost property reported at 4:36 p.m. on the 2200 block of South Shore Center.