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Ryan Leiby’s home surveillance cameras caught a crystal clear image of a man breaking into his home. (Source: Ryan Leiby)

San Jose Police Arrest Man Suspected In Burglary Caught On Camera

A man suspected of smashing his way into a San Jose home in a burglary caught on video has been arrested, a police source told KPIX 5 on Tuesday.

08/06/2014

Ryan Leiby’s home surveillance cameras caught a crystal clear image of a man breaking into his home. (Source: Ryan Leiby)

San Jose Homeowner Takes Justice Into His Own Hands After Burglar Caught On Surveillance Camera

A burglar was caught on camera smashing his way into a San Jose home, but the homeowners say police are forcing them to take justice into their own hands.

08/04/2014

Picture taken on March 3, 2010 shows the camera of a street-view car, used to photograph whole streets, on the Google street-view stand at the world's biggest high-tech fair, the CeBIT in the northern German city of Hanover. (Daniel Mihailescu/AFP/Getty Images)

Bay Area Homeowners Concerned Over Privacy Can Have Google Blur Street View Images

Homeowners concerned over privacy on Google maps have a new solution.

05/19/2014

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Suspected Burglar Dies After Confrontation With Healdsburg Homeowner

The Sonoma County coroner’s office has identified a suspected burglar who died during a confrontation with Healdsburg police on Friday evening as 43-year-old Everardo Romo, of Geyserville.

02/18/2014

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Fresno Firefighter Shot By Homeowner While Responding To Call

A Fresno firefighter is expected to recover after he was shot in the leg while trying to help paramedics responding to a call of a person in distress.

09/05/2013

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Napa Homeowner Tackles, Detains Prowler After Attempted Burglary

Police arrested a prowler in possession of methamphetamine early Tuesday morning after a resident saw him peering into his home and tackled him, police said.

06/12/2013

A soft-story residential building damaged by the Loma Prieta earthquake on October 17, 1989. (ABAG)

About The Bay: The Hard Reality Of SF’s Soft-Story Buildings

Own a “soft story building” in San Francisco? Expect to be hearing from the City of San Francisco over the next few months.

06/03/2013

A Woodside homeowner was hit with a $52K fine for cutting down six trees.  (CBS)

Woodside Man Hit With $52K Fine For Cutting Down 6 Trees

A Woodside man was slapped with a $52,500 fine for cutting down six trees on his own property without a permit.

04/24/2013

Cars and homes were flooded by a water main break in San Francisco.  (CBS)

ConsumerWatch: Allstate Denies SF Homeowners’ Claims In Water Main Break

“Good hands with Allstate. We didn’t get good hands, we got the finger!” said Allstate policyholder and homeowner Ray Moreno.

03/06/2013

A foreclosed Stockton home. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

California To Receive More Than $20 Billion From Mortgage Settlement

California should receive at least $20.6 billion from a settlement with the nation’s major mortgage lenders, the largest share of any state and about $2 billion more than expected when the agreement to assist homeowners was announced last year, according to a report released Thursday.

02/21/2013

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