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Phil Matier: Oakland Criminal Groups Choosing Robberies Over Drugs For Easy Cash

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.

09/30/2013

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Teens Arrested In String Of Belmont, Fremont Car Break-Ins

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.

08/07/2012

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2 Convicted In Series Of Oakland Break-Ins Targeting Asians

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.

03/19/2012

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Cash-Strapped SJPD Won’t Respond To All Burglar Alarms

Starting January 1st, San Jose police will no longer respond to unverified burglary alarms, simply because they don’t have the man-power.

12/28/2011

A box is filled with marijuana plants at the San Francisco Medical Cannabis Clinic in San Francisco (AP)

San Jose Police Consider Gang Connection In Pot Club Break-Ins

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.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–12/17/2010

Spike in Car Burglaries in Palo Alto

PALO ALTO, Calif. (KCBS) _ There has been a recent spike in the number of car burglaries in the city of Palo Alto.

08/31/2010