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Property Crime

San Jose Police at the scene of a fatal stabbing. (CBS)

San Jose’s Crime Rate Higher Than State, National Averages

Once billed as the safest large city in the nation, a new report by the San Jose City Auditor reveals a significant spike in property crime. The report said the crime rate is now above state and national averages.

12/17/2013

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Study Attributes Boost In Property Crime To State Prison Realignment

Auto theft increased significantly in California and other property crimes also rose after the state began an initiative resulting in more inmates being released early.

12/10/2013

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Palo Alto Police Warn Residents About Spike In Property Crime

With a large increase in property crime in Palo Alto, police are now reminding residents to ‘lock it or lose it’.

08/06/2013

This surveillance image shows three men preparing to break into an Arcadia Park neighborhood home in Oakland. (CBS)

FBI Stats Show Property Crime Is Up Throughout The Bay Area

FBI statistics released on Monday show that besides an increase in violent crime, the increasing trend of property crime throughout the Bay Area last year is seeping into 2013.

06/04/2013

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Airbnb To Offer Property Protection After SF Homeowner Ransacked

A company that connects travelers with people renting out their homes will soon offer property protection after a host in San Francisco had her home vandalized.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–08/02/2011