A San Jose homeowner is suspected of killing a burglar overnight in East San Jose in what police believe is a case of self-defense, but many of the details are still a mystery.
A grim discovery awaited police on Wednesday at the site of a reported home burglary in Richmond, where the body of an elderly man was found, a police spokeswoman said Thursday.
Believing the heavy winds and rain may have triggered her alarm, the woman walked downstairs to investigate and came face-to-face with an intruder.
Police in San Leandro arrested a Richmond man Thursday morning after an alert resident reported the crime as it was in progress.
Would-be burglars fled from a home in unincorporated Mill Valley Saturday morning when a resident in the house interrupted the break-in, according to the Marin County Sheriff’s Office.
Hillsborough police are investigating a burglary in which a suspect allegedly pretended to be a water department employee to distract a resident.
Three men are suspected of committing two residential burglaries in Mill Valley Tuesday morning, a Marin County sheriff’s lieutenant said.
Video surveillance equipment installed at a Pleasanton home following a burglary last month led to the arrest of a woman Wednesday, police said.
A man who had allegedly burglarized a medical marijuana dispensary in San Jose was arrested Tuesday morning after hiding in an elevator shaft and then getting stuck.
A couple is behind bars Wednesday morning after investigators linked them to multiple residential burglaries—a crime spree prosecutors say was made possible by the wife’s knowledge of vacant homes through her job boarding dogs at the PetSmart store in San Carlos.