Spike In Shoplifting Blamed On California Prop 47's Reduced PenaltiesPublic Policy Institute of California researcher Magnus Lofstrom noted a troubling increase in property crime in California's largest cities in the first half-year after Proposition 47 took effect.
Vallejo Burglary Suspects Caught On Camera Stealing SunglassesPolice are investigating a recent theft and a series of burglaries at Vallejo businesses in which suspects are stealing high-end sunglasses and frames.
Police Seek Suspect Who Shoplifted Purses From Gilroy Outlet StoreGilroy police are asking for the public's help to identify a woman who allegedly shoplifted from a Michael Kors outlet store.
Couple On Eyeglasses Shoplifting Spree Caught On VideoA pair of shoplifters were caught on surveillance video stealing several pairs of high-end eyeglasses from a Fremont optometry store.
2 Women Suspects Flee Toys 'R' Us After Fighting Store Manager, Patrons During Attempted Theft Of Baby FormulaPolice said the women punched and elbowed the store manager when he tried to stop them.
Daly City Police Seek Woman Who Allegedly Shoplifted, Left Daughter BehindPolice in Daly City are seeking an alleged shoplifter who left her 11-year-old daughter behind at a Target store after being confronted by the store’s security guards last week.
Disturbing Video Shows Bloodied Man After Alleged Takedown By Bloomingdale's SecurityA video that surfaced of a bloodied man who was allegedly apprehended by security guards at the Bloomingdale's store in San Francisco has raised questions about excessive force
49er Jonathan Martin Punches Alleged Shoplifter Into Submission At Versace Store In Los AngelesSan Francisco 49ers offensive lineman Jonathan Martin was at a Los Angeles shopping center Thursday when he reportedly helped subdue an alleged shoplifter at a Versace store by punching him until he complied with a security guard.
Retail Profiling Lawsuits: Businesses Would Rather Lose Merchandise Than Detain Potential ShopliftersRetailers lose $45 billion dollars annually to theft, about $10 billion of that to shoplifting. Yet the last thing stores may want to do is catch a thief.
Petaluma Police Arrest Man Attempting To Rob Whole Foods MarketOfficers Friday arrested a man for attempting to rob a Whole Foods Market in Petaluma while aggressively fighting off both employees and police.
Santa Cruz Police Seek Shoplifting Suspect Dubbed ‘El Mustachio’Santa Cruz police are offering a commemorative glass with a painted mustache on it for information leading to the arrest of a whiskered shoplifter dubbed “El Mustachio the Magician,” the department announced Tuesday.
Security Guard Stabbed While Chasing Shoplifting Suspect Out Of San Francisco Whole Foods StoreA suspected shoplifter stabbed a security guard who chased him out of a grocery store in San Francisco’s Haight-Ashbury neighborhood Monday morning, a police spokesman said.

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