Graffiti

Graffiti on the wall of Salumeria restaurant in San Francisco. (Rob Angermuller)

San Francisco Suing Alleged Tagger For $50K Instead Of Seeking Criminal Charges

San Francisco is using a new tactic in its continuing battle against graffiti by suing the alleged taggers.

08/25/2015

Graffiti

Suspect Arrested For 8 Graffiti Vandalism Acts In Sonoma, Boyes Hot Springs

A Sonoma man was arrested earlier this week on suspicion of committing eight spray-painting graffiti vandalism acts in the Sonoma Valley, according to the Sonoma County Sheriff’s Office.

08/20/2015

Berlin Wall Slabs

Slabs Of Berlin Wall At Mountain View Library Tell Story Of Friendship Written In Graffiti

A story of friendship and freedom is expressed in graffiti on a slab of the Berlin Wall on display outside a Mountain View library.

07/10/2015

Mural Defaced

Digital Mural Celebrating LGBTQ, Latin Culture Defaced Days After Unveiling In San Francisco’s Mission District

A mural displayed to celebrate the Latin experience in LGBTQ culture was defaced just days after it was unveiled in the city’s Mission District.

06/18/2015

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Vandals Cover Danville War Memorial With Graffiti, $6,500 Reward Offered

Danville officials on Wednesday offered a $6,500 reward for information on vandals who covered a city war memorial with graffiti over the weekend.

06/10/2015

Car inside showroom with shattered window on Broadway Auto Row in Oakland. (CBS)

Damage By Oakland May Day Protesters ‘Worst Seen In Years’

Glass from shattered windows, graffiti, and debris littered the streets Saturday in the aftermath of Friday’s May Day demonstration in Oakland.

05/02/2015

Model Kendall Jenner attends Opening Ceremony and Calvin Klein Jeans' celebration launch of the #mycalvins Denim Series with special guest Kendall Jenner at Chateau Marmont on April 23, 2015 in Los Angeles, California. (John Sciulli/Getty Images for Calvin Klein)

1st Known Act Of Drone Graffiti Vandalism Tags Massive Kendall Jenner Billboard

Drones are not just for creating amazing time lapses or stalking the Golden Gate Bridge anymore.

04/30/2015

The Hoover Tower is visible through trees on the Stanford University campus on May 22, 2014 in Stanford, California. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Swastikas Painted On Frat House With Jewish Members At Stanford

Investigators were looking into a possible hate crime on the Stanford campus after vandals scrawled vicious messages and swastikas across a frat house with a large number of Jewish members.

04/27/2015

A dead whale on a Pacifica beach was vandalized with graffiti, and some of the blubber was set on fire. (CBS)

Dead Whale Spray Painted With Graffiti, Blubber Set On Fire On Pacifica Beach

Graffiti bearing the name of a Bay Area motorcycle gang was found on a dead whale rotting on a Pacifica beach Monday.

04/21/2015

A person uses a cigarette lighter to heat a piece of cannabis resin to mix the substance with tobacco to prepare a hashish joint, 01 December 2001 in Strasbourg. Une personne chauffe a l'aide d'un briquet un morceau de rTsine de cannabis pour mTlanger la substance a du tabac et prTparer une cigarette (joint) de haschich, a Strasbourg, le 1er dTcembre 2001. AFP PHOTO THOMAS WIRTH (Photo credit should read THOMAS WIRTH/AFP/Getty Images)

Woman Allegedly Tries To Set Mill Valley Homeowner On Fire After Confrontation Over Graffiti Vandalism

A woman vandalizing a Mill Valley neighborhood was arrested after spraying a homeowner with lighter fluid, trying to light her on fire when the homeowner confronted her, according to the sheriff’s department.

04/05/2015

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