San Francisco Bay Area Violent Crime

Alleged Unruly Violent Mob Causes Emeryville Mall to Close Early

Alleged Unruly Violent Mob Causes Emeryville Mall to Close Early

Alleged Emeryville Bay Street Brawl Caught on Camera

Alleged Emeryville Bay Street Brawl Caught on Camera

Infinite Appliance

Infinite Appliance in San Jose, CA

Fugitive Watch Patreon Ad

Click on this ad to become a Patron

EMERYVILLE, California – Some retailers in the East Bay area once again worried about their businesses.

For the second weekend in a row, police say a large group of teens fighting along Bay Street in Emeryville prompted the businesses to close early.

For many, they had just reopened after months of being closed because of COVID-19.

A wild and chaotic scene in Emeryville Saturday afternoon.

Emeryville police swarmed the shopping area after reports of 150 to 200 teens started fighting.

The crowds so large police called in for back from Oakland police.

It was the second weekend in a row police were called here for a large crowd fighting.

The incident caused hard-hit businesses to close their doors early — Some by 3-hours.

None of them wanted to talk on camera but some tell me they are worried the incidents could put even more strain on their bottom line.

With already reduced hours, some fear, the large group of teens, who aren’t social distancing could force a greater spread of COVID-19.

Potentially causing them to shut down again when many of them just reopened after months.

It’s also a concern for police who say kids from across the area are meeting there because of its central location.

They maintain the area is still safe.

Bay Street officials issued this statement to KRON4 saying quote:

“We have been working closely with the Emeryville Police Department. And will continue to do so. The safety and security of our shoppers, employees and retailers remain our highest priority.”

No arrests were made, and some minor damage was reported.

Emeryville police say they’re already preparing for this coming weekend, in case of other incidents.

An alleged brawl in Emeryville caught on camera

NOTICE: All persons depicted are presumed to be innocent unless proven to be guilty in a court of law. The fugitive.com and fugitivewatch.com notations appearing on this are TRADEMARKS and NOT an expression of fact or opinion.

AVISO: Todas las personas representadas son presumidas de ser inocente a menos que resultara culpable en un tribunal de justicia. Fugitive.com y fugitivewatch.com anotaciones que aparecen en este sitio son MARCAS REGISTRADAS y NO una expresión de hecho o de opinión.

COMMENT ADVISEMENT: We welcome your thoughts, but for the sake of all readers, please refrain from the use of obscenities, personal attacks or racial slurs. All comments are subject to our terms of service and may be removed. Repeat offenders may lose commenting privileges.

AVISO DE COMENTARIO: Damos la bienvenida a tus pensamientos, pero por el bien de todos los lectores, por favor abstenerse de la utilización de obscenidades, ataques personales o insultos racistas. Todos los comentarios están sujetos a nuestros términos y condiciones del servicio, y podrá ser retirado. Reincidentes pueden perder privilegios comentar.

__________________________________________________________________________

Fugitive Watch was founded in 1992 by two San Jose police officers, Steve Ferdin and Scott Castruita. Fugitive Watch is a reality-based television show, newspaper and website, fugitive.com. We can also be found on social media such as InstagramFacebook, and Twitter. The mission of Fugitive Watch is to make Your community safer by helping law enforcement fight crime. Fugitive Watch brings the community, local business, and law enforcement together to solve crimes, apprehend wanted fugitives and provide education and crime prevention information to the community.

Business and private sponsorship help Fugitive Watch empower the community to strike back at crime from the safety of their living rooms. Fugitive Watch has been credited by law enforcement with over several 1000 crimes solved or fugitives apprehended. Fugitive Watch also helps improve the safety of police officers by locating fugitives for law enforcement so they can more safely arrest them rather than unexpectedly running across them through extremely dangerous routine “chance encounters”. As law enforcement officers know all too well, These “chance encounters” have resulted in countless officer injuries and deaths.

Leave a Comment