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Arrests in Concord Nov. 23 to Nov. 29: Guns, DUIs and Rape

This report from the Concord Police Department tallies the 67 arrests in the past week — up from 63 the week before. Last week included seven arrests related to the illegal possession of firearms, plus one rape charge and a spike in DUIs.

The following information is taken from the Concord Police Department's weekly arrest report. Names and full addresses have been omitted for privacy reasons. An arrest does not represent a conviction until determined in court.

How many arrests were there this week? There were 67 arrests listed in the Concord Police Department's report for Nov. 23 to Nov. 29, compared to 63 in the previous week's report.

Who was arrested? A total of 35 arrestees were from Concord, making up the majority of arrests, followed by out-of-towners with 24 arrests and transients with 8 arrests.

What they were arrested for? The charges with the highest number of arrests were warrants (13) and driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol (9), especially over the holiday weekend. There was also an arrest for rape, as well as seven arrests related to the illegal possession of firearms. Three arrests were made for commercial burglaries. 

Charge Total Transient From Concord From Other Warrant: Other 13 2 7 San Francisco (1), Bethel Island (1), Vallejo (1), Martinez (1) DUI Alcohol/Drugs 9 7 Alameda (1), Elk Grove (1) Under the Influence of a Controlled Substance 8 2 5 Oakley (1) Possession of a Controlled Substance 5 3 Fairfield (1), Antioch (1) Driver Allowing a Concealed Weapon to be Carried in the Car 3 Hayward (3) Disorderly Conduct: Alcohol 3 1 San Francisco (1), Pittsburg (1) Domestic Abuse 3 1 Clayton (1), San Pablo (1) Burglary: Commercial 3 1 Martinez (1), Oakland (1) Violating a Court Order to Prevent Domestic Abuse 2 1 1 Taking a Vehicle Without the Owner's Consent 2 2 Vandalism 1 1 Fugitive from Justice 1 1 Street Gang Information 1 San Leandro (1) Carrying a Concealed Weapon 1 Oakley (1) Carrying a Concealed Weapon in Vehicle 1 Walnut Creek (1) Firearm in Possession of a Violent Offender 1 1 Possession of a Switch Blade in Vehicle 1 1 Not Listed 1 1 Possession of more than 28.5 Grams of Marijuana 1 1 Felony Warrant Arrest 1 Bay Point (1) Obstructing or Resisting an Executive Officer 1 1 Rape 1 1 Violating Parole: Felony 1 1 Possession of a Controlled Substance Paraphenallia 1 1 Probation Violation 1 San Leandro (1) Felon/Addict in Illegal Possession of a Firearm 1 Pittsburg (1) Total 67 8 35 24

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