Burglary

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USPS Removing Continuously-Burglarized East Oakland Mailbox

The U.S. Postal Service is removing a collection box from outside an East Oakland Post Office, saying it has consistently been the target of vandals and mail thieves.

04/29/2015

Giovanna Vargas Hernandez (Palo Alto Police)

Palo Alto Burglary Suspect Who Left Driver License Behind Arrested 30 Minutes Later

Police arrested a burglar Monday morning after she accidentally dropped her driver’s license while struggling with the homeowner to get away.

04/28/2015

Petaluma Burglary

Burglar Gets Cozy At Petaluma Home With Tater Tots And Naptime

Police say a would-be burglar was sidetracked by snack and naptime Thursday afternoon, heating up some tater tots and then taking a snooze on the sofa of the house he broke into.

04/24/2015

Cachius Lamiere Brown

Suspect Held For 12 Burglaries At Great Mall In Milpitas

An 18-year-old San Jose man is suspected of committing 12 burglaries of businesses in the Great Mall of the Bay Area in Milpitas from early March to his arrest on Tuesday.

04/17/2015

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Newark Burglary Suspect Nabbed When Stolen Laptop Takes His Photo

A prolific burglary suspect has been arrested after being identified using a clandestine photograph taken by one of his victims on a stolen laptop computer, police announced Thursday.

04/17/2015

Members of the Tennyson American Little League in Hayward. (CBS)

Thieves Steal $7K In Equipment From Little League Team In Hayward

Some thieves in the East Bay just hit a new low, by stealing an estimated $7,000 from a group of young Little League players.

04/15/2015

The aftermath of an antique-store burglary where robbers used a slingshot to break into the Valencia Street, SF location. (CBS SF)

Burglars Use Slingshot To Break Into San Francisco Antique Store; Make Bicycle-Vehicle Getaway

Four burglars wearing ski masks broke through a front window at Stuff Store when one of them used a slingshot in San Francisco’s Mission District early Wednesday morning, according to police.

04/15/2015

Police sketches of two burglars who have posed as utility workers in San Jose. (San Jose Police Dept.)

Burglars Posing As Utility Workers Sought In San Jose

Police in San Jose are seeking the public’s help in finding four burglars who have posed as utility workers to gain acceess to homes.

04/09/2015

A San Francisco Police patrol car (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

92-Year-Old Woman Robbed Inside San Francisco Chinatown Home; Suspect Arrested

Police have arrested a man who allegedly entered the home of a 92-year-old woman and then robbed her in San Francisco’s Chinatown neighborhood over the weekend.

04/08/2015

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Berkeley Neighborhoods See Sharp Increase In Home Burglaries

Residents in some Berkeley neighborhoods are on edge after a sharp increase in home burglaries.

04/07/2015

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