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Copper Wiring

(CBS SF)

Man Electrocuted While Trying To Steal Copper At Abandoned Oakland Pipe Factory

A man was killed by electrocution in West Oakland Wednesday night after apparently attempting to steal copper wiring, police said.

07/24/2014

(CBS)

Copper Thieves Target Metering Lights, Add To Bay Area Gridlock

Motorists are quick to blame solo drivers, out-of-sync traffic lights and an improving economy for San Francisco Bay area traffic gridlock.

02/11/2013

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Antioch Copper Wire Thieves Reach New High – Or Low

The price tag to replace just one power pole and its missing transformer: $12,000.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–06/17/2011

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