Elderly

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Elderly Man Beaten With Own Cane A Block Away From Tenderloin Police Station In Broad Daylight; Suspects Get Away

A 78-year-old man was beaten with his own cane and pepper sprayed in San Francisco’s Tenderloin in broad daylight on Tuesday. The robbery incident happened only a block away from the police station and the suspects got away.

02/12/2015

Ayanna Bastain, 32, the suspect arrested by Walnut Creek police for an ATM crime called "shoulder surfing". (photo credit: Walnut Creek P.D.)

‘Shoulder Surfing’ Suspect Arrested On Theft, Elder Abuse Charges In Contra Costa County ATM Scam

An ATM scam in Walnut Creek has police warning people to be aware of their surroundings especially when they’re withdrawing cash. A suspect has since been arrested for something police call, “shoulder surfing”.

01/27/2015

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City Officials Warn Of Bogus Water Workers Burglarizing San Francisco Homes

San Francisco city officials are warning residents of a scam, where would-be burglars are posing as water department workers.

01/09/2015

Car Crash

Elderly Women Confuses Brake, Pedal, Crashes Into Concord Gym

No one was in the area when the car crashed into the building and no one was injured, including the driver.

12/18/2014

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Teen Exposes Himself To 2 Elderly Women In Palo Alto

The suspect is described as a fair-skinned white male, in his late teens with a slight build. He was wearing a dark-colored hooded jacket.

12/04/2014

North Beach Shooting

Man Wounded In SF North Beach Shooting; Restaurant Windows Shattered

Police said an argument led to a shooting that injured a man in San Francisco’s North Beach Sunday afternoon, according to a police spokeswoman.

11/30/2014

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Elderly Man Attacked By Teens In Hercules Park

An elderly man was attacked and robbed by two teenage suspects while walking in a Hercules park Tuesday morning, according to police.

10/21/2014

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Two Arrested In Home Invasion, Beating And Robbery Of Elderly El Cerrito Couple

Police arrested a man and a woman Tuesday in connection with a home invasion and severe beating of an elderly couple in El Cerrito last month.

10/15/2014

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114-Year-Old Woman Forced To Lie About Her Age To Join Facebook

Facebook apparently doesn’t let users choose dates before 1905, which is a big problem for a Minnesota woman born in 1900.

10/15/2014

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2-Alarm Fire Forces Evacuation Of Elderly Care Center In Fairfield

A two-alarm house fire in Fairfield on Saturday afternoon displaced residents and prompted a neighboring elderly care facility to evacuate.

10/13/2014

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