San Francisco is seeing a spike in car break-ins and some drivers are taking on a new strategy.
San Jose police say descriptions from alert residents helped lead to the arrest of a suspect and three accomplices in a string of at least eight home burglaries.
Some startup businesses in San Francisco have been plagued by break-ins lately, according to police.
There have been more than 3,800 robberies reported in Oakland this year, representing a 24% jump compared with the number of reported robberies in Oakland during the same time period last year.
Two teenagers who were arrested in San Carlos Tuesday morning are suspected of committing several vehicle break-ins in Belmont and Fremont, according to the San Mateo County Sheriff’s Office.
Two men were convicted Monday of about 60 felony counts each for a series of 12 home invasion robberies in Oakland over an eight-month period last year in which they mainly targeted Asian immigrants.
Starting January 1st, San Jose police will no longer respond to unverified burglary alarms, simply because they don’t have the man-power.
Authorities were trying to determine if a serires of break-ins and robberies at San Jose pot clubs and growers’ homes is the work of a local gang.
PALO ALTO, Calif. (KCBS) _ There has been a recent spike in the number of car burglaries in the city of Palo Alto.