San Francisco is seeing a spike in car break-ins and some drivers are taking on a new strategy.
The suspects had broken into five or more vehicles and stole clothing, electronics and other items when the victim interrupted them.
San Francisco shoppers are being warned to watch their backs once they park their cars. Union Square has become a favorite destination for some of the busiest burglars in San Francisco.
A car burglar attacked a man with a meat cleaver in Santa Rosa early Sunday morning when the victim confronted the suspect in the middle of a car burglary, police said.
The Golden Gate Bridge was reopened Monday night after a high-speed police chase during which the suspects rammed into two cars and a citizen at a toll booth.
Police in Benicia are searching for a man who stole Christmas presents meant for patients at Children’s Hospital during a series of car burglaries Monday morning.
A recent victim of a vehicle burglary in San Francisco was none other than the man in charge of solving that and all the city’s other crimes — police Chief Greg Suhr.
A Hillsborough resident Sunday morning disrupted two burglars who were trying to take items out of his car.
Palo Alto police have arrested a Los Gatos man who they believe is responsible for a series of car burglaries in Santa Clara County and beyond.
A high-speed police chase of suspected car thieves beginning in Pleasanton ended with the suspect vehicle in a rollover crash off Interstate 580 in Castro Valley Monday, snarling East Bay traffic, according to authorities.