Copper

The copper bell stolen from St. Mary's Cathedral in San Francisco (BCN)

Stolen SF Cathedral Bell Recovered Near Oakland Scrap Yard

Police have told the Archdiocese of San Francisco that they had found a 5,300 pound, historic bell that had been stolen last Sunday from the grounds of St. Mary’s Cathedral.

10/26/2011

The copper bell stolen from St. Mary's Cathedral in San Francisco (BCN)

Historic Copper Bell Stolen From San Francisco Cathedral

A landmark bell was reported stolen from the garden at St. Mary’s Cathedral in San Francisco on Sunday morning.

10/24/2011

Evidence of copper theft. (File - CBS)

Copper Wire Stolen From Light Poles In Petaluma Park

Petaluma police said between 1,500 and 1,800 feet of copper wire was stolen from six light poles at Prince Park over the weekend.

10/04/2011

Evidence of copper theft. (File - CBS)

Metal Thieves Strike Antioch Church Again

Officials of an Antioch church are looking at thousands of dollars in repairs after the church was hit by thieves for the fourth time in two months.

09/15/2011

Evidence of copper theft. (File - CBS)

Copper Thieves Targeting Schools In San Francisco’s Sunset District

San Francisco police are investigating the theft of copper from schools in the city’s Sunset District, including one school that has been hit four times in the past week.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–08/17/2011

powerlines

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

(AP)

PG&E Hit Hard By Antioch Copper Thefts

Stealing copper wire is nothing new, but Antioch police describe the recent spate of incidents unusual.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–06/14/2011

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