Car Thefts Across California Decline In 2017The number of vehicles stolen in California in 2017 was down 6.2 percent after back-to-back years of increases, according to the California Highway Patrol.
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Several Vehicles Burglarized, Stolen From East Bay BART StationsSeveral vehicles were burglarized or stolen Wednesday from BART stations in the East Bay, police said.
Police Arrest Suspect Following Armed Car Theft, Homicide In MilpitasPolice are investigating a homicide that occurred Friday night inside a Milpitas parking garage as officers were seeking a person suspected of stealing a car at gunpoint.
Hercules Police Boost Coverage After Dozens Of Car BurglariesHercules has seen a rash of auto burglaries this month, police said Thursday, counting 28 reports since Oct. 1.
Residents Warned To Lock Cars After Thieves Ransack Cars In MoragaSeveral unlocked vehicles in Moraga were robbed in residential neighborhoods, prompting a warning from police.
Oakland Attempted Sex Assault Suspect Steals Victim’s CarA female victim was assaulted in East Oakland Thursday afternoon by a suspect who fled in her car, police said Friday.
Castro Valley Hit-And-Run Suspect Who Struck 2 Boys Allegedly Driving Stolen CarAn alleged car thief who struck and injured two boys and then fled the scene of the accident has been arrested, authorities said Wednesday.
San Francisco Ends Towing Fees For Stolen Car VictimsA towing contract approved by the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency on Tuesday reduces towing fees across the board and drops them altogether for victims of vehicle theft.
Truck Stolen From East Bay Nonprofit Serving Low-Income FamiliesA vehicle was stolen on Monday night from a nonprofit that provides low-income families in Contra Costa County with food and other services.
Major South Bay Car Burglary Ring BustedNearly two-dozen alleged members and affiliates of a West Oakland gang have been charged in a car burglary ring that has struck across the Bay Area, the Santa Clara County District Attorney's Office announced Monday.
Police Use Cat To Coax Car Theft Suspect Down From San Francisco Building LedgePolice lured a suspect who ran from a CHP traffic stop and threatened to jump from a building in San Francisco’s South of Market neighborhood down from a ledge with a little help from a feline.