Several thefts. vandalism, warrant arrest


5:55 am – Petty Theft - Report Taken
7:46 am – Theft under $50 Keene Lane. Report Taken
8:03 am – Suspicious Circumstances Center St. Checks
9:35 am – 72 Hour Notice Officer initiated activity at Eighth St./San Emidio St. Notice issued. 9:42 am – Theft under $50 Lucard St. Cans were stolen from backyard. Unfounded.
10:09 am – Animal Control Woodlawn Ave. Animal pickup
10:45 am – Animal Control Officer initiated activity at San Emidio St. Animal pickup
2:14 pm – DUI, no accident Dari Delite lifted Toyota Tundra. Unable to Locate.
3:54 pm – Poss or Pass Check w/ intent to defraud Incident location was Kern St. Report Taken.
5:42 pm – Assist other Departments Officer initiated activity at Pico St./Asher Ave. Outside Assist
6:00 pm – Theft under $50 Female wearing pink shirt stole items from the store and fled through parking lot. Incident location was Gardner Field Rd., Taft, Kmart. Report Taken.
6:05 pm – Vandalism – Less than $1,000 Ranier Ave. Report Taken.
6:21 pm – Misc. – Extra patrol Incident location was E. Woodrow St., Taft. Checks OK
6:47 pm – Burglary – Auto San Emidio St. Report taken
6:54 pm – Theft under $50 Incident location was Sixth St., Taft, Fred’s Cigarette Store. Report Taken
9:41 pm – Probation/Parole Search Officer initiated activity at Lierly Ave. Completed.
10:15 pm – Misc. – Other Service  Officer initiated activity at Taft City Hall, Veterans Park. Completed.
11:20 pm – Assist other Departments Officer initiated activity at Stevens St. Assisted.
11:33 pm – Assist other Departments Officer initiated activity at Montview Ave./Pico St. Assisted.
11:34 pm – Assist other Departments Officer initiated activity at Stevens St. Assisted.
12:35 am – Taft P.D. Warrant Arrest Officer initiated activity at Albertsons. Arrest made
1:56 am – Misc.- Extra Patrol Officer initiated activity at The Storage Bin, Fourth St. Completed.
4:53 am – Misc. – Extra Patrol Officer initiated activity at Taft City Hall, E. Kern St. Completed.
5:03 am – Assist other Departments Officer initiated activity at Fillmore St. Assisted.

Arrest:
Smith, Robert Leon Melton: Misdemeanor Warrant