Attempted Burglary

Home Burglary Suspect Fleeing Police Tased Near Palo Alto Caltrain StationA man who allegedly attempted to burglarize a home in Palo Alto was arrested after a brief chase and struggle near a Caltrain station Friday morning.
Pleasanton Police Officer Shoots, Kills Auto Dealership Burglary SuspectA burglary suspect was fatally shot during an altercation with a police officer in Pleasanton early Sunday morning, according to police.
Security Guard Returning To San Jose Home Shoots Suspected Car BurglarThe off-duty security guard was returning home when he saw four people trying to break into cars in Almaden Valley.
2 Oakland Men Arrested After Allegedly Trying To Break Into San Mateo HomeTwo Oakland residents were arrested in San Mateo Thursday morning after a resident spotted a man trying to break in through a locked front doo,
Oakland Resident Shot At While On Hold With 911Ford Frazier said he was at home around 1:40 p.m. Tuesday when he saw three men across the street trying to burglarize a home. He waited on hold with 911 as the men tried to enter the home.
Pitchfork-Wielding Teen Jailed For Trying To Break Into Half Moon Bay HomeA teenage boy wielding a pitchfork was arrested after trying to break into a home in Half Moon Bay on Thursday evening, according to the San Mateo County Sheriff’s Office.
Suspected Antioch Burglar Shot Dead By HomeownerAn Antioch homeowner who shot and killed a man in one of his vacant properties Saturday may have interrupted a burglary.
Teen Injured During Attempted Pittsburg Gas Station Break-InA 16-year-old boy is in the hospital with a fractured skull Wednesday after he fell Tuesday night while allegedly trying to break into a gas station in Pittsburg by crawling through an air duct.
2 Arrested After Attempted Burglary In PleasantonPleasanton police arrested two would-be thieves—one of whom was on parole for a previous burglary conviction—Monday afternoon when the resident of the home they were casing alerted police to strangers lurking around her home.