Police in San Mateo cracked down on auto burglars over the weekend and arrested four suspects connected to several recent vehicle break-ins.
San Mateo County sheriff’s deputies were investigating a handful of car burglaries that occurred in San Carlos on Monday evening.
Three suspects in a series of residential burglaries in Redwood City, Palo Alto and other cities in San Mateo and Santa Clara counties have pleaded not guilty to burglary and other charges.
Police were investigating three home burglaries that occurred in a Belmont neighborhood Friday and appear to be connected to a string of recent burglaries in San Mateo and Hillsborough.
The town of Piedmont is hoping to curb crime by putting cameras at all points of entry into the small city.
Two Bay Point men were arrested Wednesday after leading police on a multi-county car chase that began as a Livemore home burglary, a police sergeant said. A third man was also arrested in a separate Livermore burglary.
A wave of residential burglaries in San Mateo has prompted police to warn residents to keep an eye out for criminals pretending to be solicitors.
A man was arrested in connection with a series of home burglaries in Santa Rosa’s retirement community of Oakmont, dating back to February, Santa Rosa police said.
Two men who were arrested during a probation check in South San Francisco last week have been linked to as many as six home burglaries, police said.
Police arrested two Terra Linda High School students and one former student on Wednesday in connection with a series of vandalisms and burglaries, including one at the San Rafael school, police said.