Car Thieves Thwarted By Hercules Man Who Chained His Honda Civic To Front-Yard PoleThe thief or thieves were no match for a Hercules resident's Honda Civic del Sol, which police said was chained to a pole in his front yard.
Pittsburg Man In Stolen Car Leads CHP, Sheriff's Deputies On Chase Through Napa CountyNapa County law enforcement agencies pursued a Pittsburg man who was driving a stolen vehicle early Sunday morning.
Car Thieves Get Stuck In Petaluma Traffic, Chased Down By VictimTwo would-be car thieves were arrested Friday in Petaluma after they got stuck in traffic in the stolen vehicle, police said.
Car Thief Who Drove Stolen Car To South SF Court Appearance Faces Prison TermA San Francisco man who drove a stolen car to his April court appearance in South San Francisco for a previous auto theft arrest has pleaded no contest to the charges, prosecutors said Tuesday.
Top Police Search Dog Helps Nab Suspected Car Thief In San LeandroA San Leandro police dog honored for his performance in a recent K-9 competition showed off his effectiveness on the job by helping nab a suspected car thief.
Car Theft Suspect Flees Mountain View Police After ChaseMountain View police are searching for a suspect who fled after officers arrested two people occupying a stolen car early Friday morning.
Attempted Citizen's Arrest Led To Fatal San Jose ShootingSan Jose's last homicide of 2012 was committed by an armed man who shot a suspected car thief to death, police said Thursday.
Santa Clara Sheriff's Deputy Opens Fire On San Jose Car Theft SuspectA Santa Clara County Sheriff’s deputy opened fire on a suspect in a stolen vehicle in San Jose Saturday. The suspect was not injured and was later arrested, San Jose police said.
Vallejo Man Suspected Of Stealing 31 Cars, Running 'Chop-Shop'A Vallejo man suspected of stealing 31 vehicles was arrested by California Highway Patrol officers on Thursday evening, CHP officials said.