Annelise Barron, associate professor of bioengineering, has been charged with felony parent abduction after being arrested in Hawaii on Dec. 24, 2012, and extradited to California about two weeks later. She is currently out on bail.
Palo Alto Police department
Palo Alto saw a spike in property crimes during 2012, with a 52-percent increase in residential burglaries since 2011, a 26-percent increase in automobile thefts and an 11-percent increase in larceny, according to the Palo Alto Police Department (PAPD). Nine residential burglaries have been reported in 2013, according to a map published on the PAPD website last updated on Jan. 18.
A 20-year-old man who was arrested on campus on Oct. 19 for allegedly burglarizing a Palo Alto home may have used an alias while working in a Stanford dining hall, Lt. Sandra Brown of the Palo Alto Police Department told The Daily.