Members of a sophisticated crew dubbed “Point Break,” suspected in bank robberies in San Jose and Campbell, were arrested Tuesday in a joint operation by law enforcement agencies in four counties, a San Jose police spokeswoman said.
A 22-year-old parolee suspected of possessing more than 175 stolen or forged bank cards was arrested in Oakland last week, according to the California Highway Patrol.
Court documents indicate the suspects in a July bank robbery in Northern California stole $15,600 before two of them and a hostage died in a shootout with police.
A woman shed a wig and clothes to avoid detection after robbing a Palo Alto bank Wednesday afternoon, but was caught without a change of shirt, police said Thursday.
Police were seeking information about two men who who robbed two different banks hours apart in San Francisco, a police spokesman said.
Man Arrested In Richmond After Allegedly Attempting To Withdraw Money From Bank Using Southern Rapper’s ID
A 30-year-old man was arrested in Richmond on Monday after allegedly attempting to withdraw money from a bank using the identity of a Southern rapper, a police spokeswoman said Tuesday.
A former welterweight boxing champion from Pittsburg was sentenced in federal court in Oakland Tuesday to seven years and three months in prison for the unarmed robberies of six East Bay banks last year.
A man held up a bank in downtown San Francisco Thursday afternoon, police said.
A quarter century ago, a San Francisco man was looking at spending the rest of his life in prison. Today, he’s spending his life trying to keep ex-offenders from winding up back behind bars.
A man robbed a Burlingame bank Saturday afternoon, armed with what may have been a bomb.