Often Violent, Robbers Increasingly Target Bay Area News CrewsCamera crews from major Bay Area television stations and photographers from two newspapers have been robbed of their pricey gear.
49ers Quarterback Colin Kaepernick Caught On Video Pushing KPIX 5 Cameraman In Oakland49ers Quarterback Colin Kaepernick put his hands on a KPIX 5 sports photographer’s camera while walking off the field after Sunday’s Battle of the Bay game against the Oakland Raiders.
KTVU News Van Burglarized In OaklandA KTVU news van parked in West Oakland was robbed Thursday, while a reporter and photographer were on assignment, the latest victims of a string of crimes against news outlets in the Bay Area.
Teen Arrested In Robbery Of CBS 5 Photog Skips Court; Warrant IssuedA 19-year old suspect arrested in connection with the assault and robbery of a CBS 5 cameraman failed to show up in court and now has a no-bail warrant out for his arrest, according to Oakland Police.
CBS 5 Cameraman Beaten, Robbed After Oakland Live ShotA photojournalist for CBS 5 San Francisco was beaten and robbed of his camera by a group of young men in Oakland following a live newscast report Wednesday.