Prop 47's Reduced Criminal Penalties Contributed to More TheftsCalifornia voters' decision to reduce penalties for drug and property crimes in 2014 contributed to a jump in car burglaries, shoplifting and other theft, researchers reported Tuesday.
Epidemic Of Car Break-Ins Makes Parking A Nightmare For Bay Area DriversWe're seeing record numbers of car burglaries in San Francisco, Oakland and San Jose. Chances it has happened to you or someone you know.
Fremont Police Arrest 2 Suspects in Separate East Bay Auto BurglariesA Fresno man was arrested on suspicion of auto burglaries outside a Fremont funeral service; a San Francisco man was arrested in connection with a rash of auto burglaries at the Pacific Commons Shopping Plaza in January.
3 Men Charged For Running Over Officer After Violent Auto BurglaryThree men face multiple charges for allegedly breaking into a vehicle near San Francisco's Alamo Square and then running over and injuring an officer.
S.F. Police Release Video of Violent Car Burglary That Injured OfficerSan Francisco police released video of a violent confrontation that injured an undercover officer during an arrest of suspected car burglars near Alamo Square Park on Friday.
New Bill Seeks To Deter San Francisco Vehicle Break-InsA bill being introduced into the Legislature by state Sen. Scott Wiener, D-San Francisco, may help deter vehicle break-ins where in San Francisco they have become an epidemic, Wiener's office said Tuesday.
Data Helps Zero In On Worst Blocks In San Francisco For Car Break-InsWith the explosion of car burglaries in San Francisco in recent years, drivers don't know where to park anymore. But a Bay Area parking app company recently compiled data on where not to park.
4 Suspects Flee After Shooting Residents of Fremont Home in Their Own DrivewayTwo men and two women -- allegedly burglarizing a car parked at a home in Fremont -- shot two residents who tried to stop them, then fled on foot.
Burglars Damage Dozens Of Vehicles In Brentwood, LivermorePolice are looking for suspects who burglarized dozens of vehicles in Livermore and Brentwood last week.
Car Thieves Score 19 Break-Ins In Belmont Overnight ThursdayFrustrated residents say it isn't the first time and they want more police patrols; cops say many of the cars were left unlocked.
Oakland Car Thief Steals Priceless Memories Of Woman's Late FatherA car thief has taken something priceless from one woman in Oakland, getting away with her last memories of her late father.
Marin Credit Card Thief Goes On Buying SpreeMarin County deputies were searching for a pair of credit card thieves who went on a shopping spree with credit cards stolen from a car in Woodacre.