Smash And Grab

Cory Lawler, Dale Brackner (SFPD)

Suspects Arrested After Fast-Acting SFPD Recruits Stop Smash And Grab Burglary In Progress

A group fast-acting of San Francisco Police Academy recruits got a chance to stop a crime when they spotted a burglary-in-progress.

05/19/2015

Palo Alto Bloomingdale's smash grab jewelry burglary

Caught On Camera: Burglars Crash Into Palo Alto Bloomingdale’s Store, Steal Jewelry

In an operation that took just over one minute and caught on security cameras, burglars drove a stolen SUV through the front of a department store in Palo Alto Wednesday morning and stole what police called a “large amount” of jewelry.

05/13/2015

(Photo by Astrid Stawiarz/Getty Images for Vanity Fair)

Burglars Ram Truck Into Marc Jacobs Store In SF, Grab Designer Handbags, Clothes

Police were searching for the suspects in a smash and grab burglary at the Marc Jacobs boutique in San Francisco early Wednesday morning.

04/29/2015

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Electronic Shop Owners Banding Together Over Rash Of Smash-And-Grab Burglaries

Burglars shattered a store front window, making off with expensive equipment Wednesday morning in the city’s latest smash-and-grab at an electronics store.

03/04/2015

(CBS SF)

Car Slams Into SF Electronic Store, Steals $30K Worth Of Equipment

Burglars left a San Francisco electronic’s store in shambles and made off with thousands of dollars worth of equipment.

02/27/2015

Patagonia Store Front

Masked Bandits Smash Truck Into Patagonia Store Near SF Fisherman’s Wharf, Grab Clothes And Flee

Suspects driving a U-Haul-type box truck smashed through the glass front doors of the Patagonia store in San Francisco’s Fisherman’s Wharf early Monday morning and stole clothing before driving off.

01/19/2015

(CBS SF)

Thieves Caught On Video Smashing Store Windows, Stealing Over $9,000 Worth Of Electric Bikes In San Francisco

San Francisco police are investigating a smash-and-grab at an electric bike shop Monday morning.

09/29/2014

The Montclair Golf Course. (CBS)

Stolen City Truck Used In Smash & Grab Robberies At Oakland Golf Pro Shop

A stolen city maintenance truck was used by burglars to smash their way into a pro shop at an Oakland golf course twice in the same day.

08/06/2014

Damage left after a car smashed through the front of the Berkeley Apple store. (CBS)

Berkeley Apple Store Burglarized After Thief Drives Through Glass Windows

A suspect drove through the glass windows of an Apple store in Berkeley early Friday morning and made off with store merchandise, police said.

05/09/2014

Surveillance footage of thieves stealing cigarettes from a Walgreens in Belmont on April 18, 2014. (Belmont Police)

Caught On Video: Belmont Burglars Steal Thousands In Cigarettes

Police in Belmont are searching for a group of burglars who stole thousands of dollars in cigarettes in a smash-and-grab caught on surveillance camera.

04/23/2014

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