A KTVU news van parked in West Oakland was robbed Thursday, while a reporter and photographer were on assignment, the latest victims of a string of crimes against news outlets in the Bay Area.
Store employees were busy cleaning up after a car drove through a window at a Game Stop store in Concord, before the driver fled on foot with pricey merchandise.
A man who thought he was helping a woman with her broken-down car was instead robbed at gunpoint by her and three other suspects early Monday morning in San Francisco’s Laurel Heights neighborhood, police said.
An armed man stole a narcotic pain reliever from a Walgreens store in downtown Palo Alto on Monday afternoon, police said.
A former Santa Rosa Hydroponics and Growing Supplies store employee was arrested in South Lake Tahoe Wednesday on suspicion of robbing the store last month, Santa Rosa police said.
A photojournalist for CBS 5 San Francisco was beaten and robbed of his camera by a group of young men in Oakland following a live newscast report Wednesday.
A City Council candidate running to represent Oakland’s District 1 was robbed Wednesday night in Oakland, police said.
A woman was choked and had her cellphone stolen as she walked across a footbridge to City College of San Francisco on Wednesday morning, police said Thursday.
An 18-year-old riding on a San Francisco Municipal Railway light-rail line near the Glen Park neighborhood was held up with a knife Wednesday afternoon after getting off the train, police said.
Police are trying to identify five men who robbed a Safeway store in San Leandro on Tuesday night, a lieutenant said.