Posted on: February 24, 2017

Update: Identification of found person determined

On February 18, 2017, an elderly Punjabi-speaking man was found walking and lost in Menlo Park near Santa Cruz Avenue at San Mateo Drive. The subject was found to suffer from memory loss and was unable to identify himself. Officers utilized translators to...

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Contact Sgt. Kevin Paugh for more information.
Posted on: February 23, 2017

Police request help in identifying found person

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An elderly Punjabi-speaking man was found walking and lost in Menlo Park near Santa Cruz Avenue at San Mateo Drive on the morning of Feb. 18, 2017. He verbally identified himself as "Gurdayal Singh" however, the spelling is not certain. Mr. Sing...

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Contact Sgt. Kevin Paugh for information.
Posted on: February 16, 2017

Suspect in custody for robbery and rape

On February 14, 2017, the Menlo Park Police Investigations Unit was made aware of a robbery and rape that occurred within a residence of Menlo Park sometime in the early part of December 2016. Detectives contacted the adult, female victim and interviewed ...

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Contact Sgt. Ed Soares for more information.
Posted on: February 16, 2017

Police offer medication disposal kiosk

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The City of Menlo Park has partnered with MED-Project to offer a free, safe, and convenient location for residents to dispose of unwanted or expired medication from households by way of the San Mateo County Safe Medicine Disposal Ordinance. San Mateo Coun...

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Contact Nicole Acker for more information.
Posted on: February 10, 2017

2016 Crime Statistics and Complaint Data

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For the fourth year in a row, the Menlo Park Police Department releases its annual crime statistics and public complaint data.This annual crime report is available online.

In 2016, the police department responded to over 21,000 calls for service,...

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Posted on: February 8, 2017

Armed Robbery Update

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On Friday, February 3, 2017, at approximately 10:22 PM, officers responded to a call of an armed robbery on the 800 block of Newbridge Street in Menlo Park.

The two suspects approached the victim on foot and demanded his personal property. One of the two s...

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Contact Detective Steve Knopp for information.
Posted on: February 4, 2017

Armed Robbery

On Friday, February 3, 2017, at approximately 10:22 PM, officers responded to a call of a armed robbery on the 800 block of Newbridge Street in the city of Menlo Park.

The two suspects approached the victim on foot and demanded his personal property. &...

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Posted on: February 4, 2017

Armed Robbery

On Friday, February 3, 2017, at approximately 10:22 PM, officers responded to a call of a armed robbery on the 800 block of Newbridge Street in the city of Menlo Park.

The two suspects approached the victim on foot and demanded his personal property. &...

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Posted on: February 1, 2017

Stolen vehicle suspects apprehended

On Jan. 29, 2017, a residential burglary occurred in the 1000 block of Menlo Oaks Drive. During that burglary, the victim’s vehicle keys were stolen. Since that theft, Menlo Park Police Detectives and Narcotics Enforcement Team officers have been mo...

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Contact Cmdr. Dave Bertini for more information.
Posted on: January 31, 2017

Willow’s neighborhood bicycle thieves arrested

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A string of bicycle thefts have plagued the Willows and surrounding Menlo Park, East Palo Alto and Palo Alto areas in the last several weeks. On the evening of Monday, January 30, 2017, bike thefts again occurred in the Willow’s neighborhood and two of th...

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Contact Sgt. Ed Soares for more information.