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Agranon April 18, 2014 at 01:56 pm
He was a stupid Dodger fan. I was at that game and I kicked 2 Dodger fans in the face.
mike haley April 18, 2014 at 09:19 pm
this asshat needs to do jail time as there were families nearby.kids could have been hurt/Read More trampled.no plea bargain.county jail straight time.
Patch file photo by Renee Schiavone.
jim sullivan April 18, 2014 at 06:36 am
Thank You Law enforcement Officers. I appreciate your stepped up efforts. Jim
Geo Kitta April 18, 2014 at 08:52 am
Our founding fathers would be outraged that the focus of the system initially and justifiablyRead More implemented for public safety "to serve and protect" would turn into incentive based revenue gathering. No wonder people are losing respect for the institutions that were once honored.
jan April 18, 2014 at 09:39 am
Why have any laws or regulation if they are not enforced? Public safety is about everybody doingRead More their part. Getting lazy or 'daring' the cops to act is not participating as a citizen.
Police believe that the man seen in this ATM photo is Hugo Heduardo Munguia-Hernandez.
RM April 9, 2014 at 07:26 pm
Adios, loser. They'll like you in Quentin. See you in 25 years, IF you survive prison.
Angela April 11, 2014 at 08:18 am
Shocking the level this person went to I hope he gets the full sentence
Xavier Jarrell McClinton Facebook Photo, http://goo.gl/3YhDNK
Patricia Roberts Jenkins April 9, 2014 at 09:00 am
This is very sad news for the family. Everyone who knows them is supportive of X and his wife andRead More kids. This is an example of the courts getting it wrong and then destroying all lives in the process.
Sam Chetcuti April 13, 2014 at 07:38 pm
It looks like X is a head case. Is it only seven years that he will be locked up? What will agitateRead More him the next time? Everyone loses their temper now and then, however attempting to throw your wife off a bridge is a little extreme. Good riddance X.
Daiki Glenn Minaki. Credit: Palo Alto PD.
Cyn Stern April 7, 2014 at 08:49 am
I used to live on the East Side of San Jose. That sort of thing was commonplace among PCP abusersRead More in the South Bay back in the 1980s.
Francie April 7, 2014 at 11:52 am
Gee, that's funny, I lived in the East side of San Jose (Evergreen) never saw any of that type ofRead More behavior happen in my neighborhood.
vahall April 6, 2014 at 11:49 pm
Michele, you assume the registry protects at least one child. How can you say that? Do you knowRead More any children "protected" by the registry? On the contrary, I have two things to say; first, the VAST majority of child sexual abuse is perpetrated within the child's own home or close social circle, NOT by persons on any registry. Second, by "protecting one child" (or pretending to), how many children are you causing harm to? By these children, I mean those whose parents/family members/loved ones are on the registry, and who suffer collateral consequences. Children who are ridiculed or bullied at school because of a family member's status, innocent children who are victimized when vigilante violence follows public registry, children who committed no crime but whose parent/family member/loved one can not secure a home, can not obtain a job, and is precluded from reuniting with the family or reintegrating into society. In addition to harming plenty of children, this behavior by persons pretending to protect children makes NO ONE safer.
vahall April 6, 2014 at 11:52 pm
The purpose of Offender Watch is to lessen the anxiety of those living and working in San MateoRead More County. I guess you have no former sex offenders living or working in San Mateo County, who might not appreciate their and their family's information gratuitously emailed to anyone who signs up for it. The registry damages families, inhibits rehabilitation and provides A FALSE SENSE OF SAFETY to parents.
Shaira Leah Gomez April 7, 2014 at 11:24 pm
It has been a great help for everyone, for any individual that this site has been established. WeRead More can certainly track sex offenders in our community. Which we can easily avoid them or we can take action on how to deal with them. We can't predict where a sex offender could harm us, so it's a better way to fight against them. There is nothing more important than being safe. We should always take certain actions against it; as for me, I found a certain safety application on android phone that helps me track sex offenders on my phone, and just a click on a panic button it could create a conference call to a 24/7 call center, a safety network and could escalate a call to a nearest 911 if it's a real emergency, check this site out for more http://safekidzone.com/?a_aid=52f12f7275422
A Delargo April 4, 2014 at 03:43 pm
Certainly a tragic event, a pipeline failure that was built in the 1940's. The San Bruno Mayor andRead More associated politico's view this as a retirement event - the spin machines are grinding already. By next week they will be squealing that it was premeditated! This will become a feeding frenzy in an attempt to fill the government coffers. They will then loot those coffers and quietly retire.
dragon April 4, 2014 at 04:37 pm
This was a tragic event. However, can the city of San Bruno afford the cost behind this and alsoRead More have some transparency. We do have many homes broken into through out the city, invasions, car jacks, stealing tires and rims off residents vehicles in front of there homes, graffiti, and backward thinking. Don't forget there is new committee formed that is in control of $70,000,000 dollars. To much power playing and business as usual.
OSM April 3, 2014 at 06:55 am
PG&E Thought it could beat Karma with 'Spin' and Millions in advertising and influence peddling.Read More Thanks to the free thinking people of the Bay Area... They are now going to have to spend their Big bucks on Maintenance and Safety... Concept eh!
Photo courtesy:  San Mateo County Sheriff’s Office
Donna Coutchavlis-Wong April 3, 2014 at 04:00 pm
Phillip, You speak from experience knowing where the Anger management places are obviously. It alsoRead More appears you are the Head commentator and Cheer leader for this post and other posts. You lighten up with the key board yourself. There are places to entertain boredom such as your City Park with a good book, not hiding behind a keyboard sticking your nose where it doesn't belong. You can lighten up, don't make a suggestion to me if you can't handle a strong woman with her own opinions. Last I checked freedom of speech still exists here in the good old USA.
Phillip Bailey April 3, 2014 at 04:08 pm
If you're keeping score, we'll see. I have nothing against the strong female. My wife and twinRead More daughters are such. Your all cap rant said a lot about you - unless you forgot to look up to see you were typing with all upper case? http://www.ask.com/question/why-should-you-avoid-using-all-caps-in-your-email
Donna Coutchavlis-Wong April 3, 2014 at 04:22 pm
FYI...I sell on the internet and I use the Caps On button, obviously I didn't bother to switch overRead More to be etiquettely correct.
Screenshot of KPIX CBS 5 news website shows the senator swarmed by reporters as he leaves a federal courthouse on Monday, March 31, 2014.
Cynthia Marcopulos April 1, 2014 at 08:31 am
"Disgraced Senator Yee" -- if that's the case, then every person in Congress should beRead More "disgraced" for taking lobbyists' and corporation money to do their bidding, which they do without restraint, to the detriment of We, the People. There are 30 - 40 lobbyists per member of congress, and no one says "peep" about how rigged our system of government is...
Patch file photo by Renee Schiavone.
Chris Corbett March 31, 2014 at 04:42 pm
As long as the officers don't lie about the alleged texting and their supervisors don't blindly backRead More them, I am okay with the crack down and law. Safety first! It's when dirty cops make the good cops look bad, it's when I have an objection. It only takes one dirty cop to take down a department!
Alyssa Negrette April 1, 2014 at 07:06 am
It should really be against the law to be doing anything other than driving when operating aRead More vehicle. No mobile devices, no eating, no radio scanning, no smoking, etc. I agree with the above comment. Keep the crack down honest.
Chris Corbett April 1, 2014 at 07:49 am
That is the hard part for the Sheriffs and Chiefs in our community. There is always one or two copsRead More who are on the dirty side. And, the sad part is, their supervisors and department must blindly "back" them, as they'd be held accountable themselves for faulty supervision. Plus, bad cops have the support of their union, so they have their own cushion, so to speak. I was once pulled over and ticketed for alleged texting while driving, when it was still legal to hold a cell in your hand using a speaker (even looking up numbers), and I was prepared to fight it to the Supreme Court, and not a soul locally cared that their was a cop issuing false tickets back in 2009 or 2010. I am not sure, but he still might be on the force...I hope he is a clean cop now! Video cameras are needed to protect people, that's for sure--both the police from false accusations and the citizens from the police lying and using excessive force...
Police were able to get a photo from one of the ATM machines that the man accessed with the woman's card, in the hopes that someone might recognize him.
Mike GH T. March 31, 2014 at 02:19 pm
LOL, if you all feel so strongly about vilifying this person and have zero tolerance, then youRead More should all support the efforts of former CA state governors to expedite the death penalty process instead of letting it extend so long. Cull the prison population. The only thing I ask is give zero tolerance to white collar criminals, ie the likes of Kenneth Lay that robbed thousands of their livelyhood and savings, or Bernie Madoff with his Ponzi scheme.
crumpley March 31, 2014 at 05:29 pm
Notice the word "allegedly" or "suspicion of" in the article. They've justRead More charged someone in the case, and now everyone's ready to see em bring out the chair. Lovely culture we've got.
Angela March 31, 2014 at 10:58 pm
VJ I apologize I must of been so shocked I got the names switched, Thank you for pointing out to me.Read More Mike- Both Wall Street scum, and dirtbags who rob and tie up people are bad. I dont think any times make it okay for either to be okay. Tonight there was a story about a similar robbery in Pleasant Hill with 85 year women and another woman. The robber got the older woman a glass of water, kleenex and kept saying he was sorry. He put them in a bedroom with a TV and did not harm them. Again not ok and I would still give him jail time.
Marilyn Jean Hartman, 62, has now been arrested several times at SFO.
Phillip Bailey March 28, 2014 at 01:05 pm
You'll get there some day Jeffrey....
originofalphabet April 11, 2014 at 07:50 am
Are any of the commenters here 62 and female? I doubt it. So you are incredibly uncharitable knowingRead More nothing about this woman's life. The Internet is all about schadenfreude. (Look it up.) I hope before you go interact with more people that you get some therapy so that you understand how the world can break people. It's so entertaining to make fun of broken people isn't it? Because they're pathetic and can't fight back. You're all such cowards. Go do something positive rather than wasting your time here denigrating a poor women who doesn't even have the resources to get to Hawaii and tries the only way she knows how.
Phillip Bailey April 11, 2014 at 12:45 pm
@ originofalphabet - You are correct. Those snarky posters will "get there" some time inRead More their life time and or have a loved one who comes down with ALS or MS or Parkinson's. Our global planet has gone to H*ll in a hand-basket.
Desert Rat March 28, 2014 at 03:51 pm
Anybody who criticizes Leland Yee is racist. Felonies not withstanding....
Hutch March 28, 2014 at 09:10 pm
What's the difference between Leland Yee doing favors for political contributions and otherRead More politicians doing favors to unions and corporations? The whole system is rigged to screw taxpayers. They need to stop all personal gifts and corporate donations including unions.
Hutch March 31, 2014 at 02:19 pm
It's time for this crap to stop. Send Jerry Hill a message Senator.Hill@senate.ca.gov Tell him toRead More change laws to stop all "gifts" and stop contributions by lobbyists, corporations and unions. Also if a politician is suspended they should lose all pay and benefits unless they are later exonerated.
Concerned Citizen March 27, 2014 at 12:31 pm
There are con artists around every corner! It makes me angry that people take from those who are notRead More wealthy, and who need money just as much as they! I got ripped of by a BUG con artist, Merrill Lynch, but somehow they were never arrested....I guess some are too big for that kind of thing!
Meth found at the San Clemente checkpoint last month. Photo courtesy the U.S. Border Patrol.
Susan Pellizzer March 21, 2014 at 10:17 am
It is important that we have the results of these studies that California is high on the list ofRead More this growing negative element of gangs and cyber crimes. However the results should be of no surprise. Couldn't that money been better spend to allocate to beefing up our border patrols, customs and immigration along the hotbed of entry to the USA? This would also assist in combating the illegal entry of people physically into the USA and also illegal drugs. If our government was not so quick to hand over a paycheck to illegals perhaps California could have more funds available to combat the new crimes we are facing today. We would have more funds to invest in the quality of pubic education for today's citizens arming these children with knowledge to be productive citizens and not be seduced by the allure of illegal wealth that drugs have to offer. Just sayin.....
Police were able to get a photo from one of the ATM machines that the man accessed with the woman's card, and are hoping that someone may recognize him.
Francie March 25, 2014 at 04:28 pm
He definitely doesn't look Hispanic. He looks middle eastern or Caucasian. The mole is a deadRead More giveaway; someone will recognize his ugly mug and he will get caught.
RM March 29, 2014 at 07:19 am
I think I just saw on the ticker on the bottom of the Channel 4 news that they caught this loser.Read More Redwood City resident - yep, must be hispanic. BUSTED! Dude, what the hell were you thinking? Did it even occur to you that you're going to spend YEARS in San Quentin as a result of this? Do you know how miserable that's going to be? Please, just off yourself and save yourself the hassle. Off yourself and save us the expense.
Phillip Bailey March 29, 2014 at 11:40 am
His nationality is not a factor. Evil and Filth comes in all shapes and sizes and ethnicity. Here yaRead More go RM San Mateo, CA Police Department Advisory: Community Assist, Round-the-Clock Detective Work Result in COMMUNITY ALERT CITY of SAN MATEO POLICE DEPARTMENT 200 Franklin Parkway, San Mateo, CA 94403 www.cityofsanmateo.org Hugo Munguia, a 20 year-old resident of unincorporated Redwood City, is in custody for a violent residential burglary-gone-wrong! We were able to take another violent criminal off the street this week thanks to a tip from the community - generated by our use of traditional and social media, and the relentless follow-up and investigation of your SMPD Detectives. Last week, SMPD Detectives asked for our Community’s assistance to help identify the suspect in a violent incident, where a 66 year old female resident interrupted a suspect burglarizing her Edinburgh Street home. The victim was tied up by the suspect, and suffered non-life-threatening injuries. By the time the victim broke free and notified us, the suspect had already fled the scene. SMPD was able to confirm that this was an isolated incident that started as a burglary of an unoccupied residence. The burglary followed the typical door-knock burglary pattern that we have seen as a Bay Area-wide trend. Unfortunately the suspect was able to gain easy access to the residence due to unlocked perimeter gates and doors. The suspect violently escalated this crime when the victim arrived home. She was taken hostage for over 24 hours as the suspect stole property and accessed the victim’s debit cards. SMPD Detectives worked around-the-clock on about 30 leads called in based on the ATM photo of the suspect that we published with the assistance of traditional and social media. Detectives were able to lock their sights on Munguia, and quickly established factors that matched him up to this crime. On Thursday March 27th, at about 4:30pm, Munguia was arrested by our Crime Reduction Unit upon arriving at his residence. Detectives executed a search warrant at Munguia’s residence, and seized significant evidence tying him to the crime. Munguia was booked into San Mateo County Jail for Robbery, Residential Burglary, Assault with a Deadly Weapon, Kidnapping (for moving the victim to another room in the residence), and False Imprisonment of an Elder. SMPD Detectives are investigating Munguia’s possible involvement in other burglaries. This is an important example of how the media and community assistance helped us track down this violent criminal. SAFETY REMINDER: This incident unfortunately occurred because an unknowing victim was surprised to return home to a stranger in her residence. If you arrive home and anything seems amiss – if suspicious activity is occurring or has occurred, or you find a stranger in your home – back out if you can - go to a safe place and CALL SMPD immediately! Do not confront suspects during the commission of a crime – we can never assume the behavior of criminal strangers. This case was also discovered to have begun as a typical door-knock burglary. Remember that burglars are opportunists – make sure that your homes are completely secured when you leave, even if it’s just for a few minutes! As always, IF YOU SEE SOMETHING, SAY SOMETHING – If you see ANY in-progress crime or suspicious activity, please contact the police department immediately via 911. SMPD Dispatch Non-Emergency Number – 650-522-7700 MEDIA FOLLOW-UP: This suspect in the case above has been arrested. SMPD does not have available booking photos – for booking photos, please contact the San Mateo County Sheriff’s Office at pio@smcgov.org. For follow-up questions regarding this incident, please contact the San Mateo County District Attorney’s Office. SMPD Media Point-of-Contact for this case is PIO Sergeant Dave Norris 650-522-7626 dnorris@cityofsanmateo.org
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