Secret of the ooze
Several 10 gallon drums full of an unknown liquid with a toxic smell were found at the intersection of Spruce Street and Middlefield Road in Redwood City before 9:44 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 16.
South San Francisco
Narcotics. An arrest was made in a narcotics case at the intersection of Lewis Avenue and Pecks Lane before 5:27 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 28.
Accident. A vehicle was overturned at the intersection of South Spruce Avenue and El Camino Real before 5:52 p.m. Friday, Sept. 27.
Vehicle stolen. A vehicle was stolen on Fourth Lane before 6:47 a.m. Friday, Sept. 27.
Petty theft. $200 was stolen from a hotel room on South Airport Boulevard before 4:33 a.m. Friday, Sept. 27.
Grand theft. Two diamond rings were stolen from a Genentech building on Forbes Boulevard before 1:50 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 26.
Burglary. A stereo was stolen on Escanyo Drive before 10:34 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 26.
Half Moon Bay
Petty theft. A vehicle had both of its license plates taken on the 700 block of Arnold Way before 5 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 3.
False identification. A man gave false identification to a police officer, violated a restraining order and was wanted on a warrant on the 1000 block of Main Street before 6:34 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 2.