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A paralympian's blade-style prosthetic leg was stolen from his car parked in San Francisco's Mission District. (Courtesy: Ranjit Steiner)

$25,000 Blade-Style Prosthetic Leg Stolen From Paralympian’s Car In San Francisco

A Paralympian sprinter’s blade-style prosthetic was stolen out of his car in San Francisco’s Mission District, and he needs it to compete for next year’s games in Rio De Janeiro.

03/03/2015

Books found in the Bay Area returned to the Italian government after they were smuggled out of the country. (Source: Bay City News)

Antique Books Found In Bay Area Part Of 19 Cultural Treasures Returned To Italian Government

Federal agents have returned 19 cultural treasures to the Italian government after they were found here in the United States, including two antique books from the San Francisco area, according to U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s Homeland Security Investigations.

02/25/2015

Sgt. Ian Furminger and Officer Edmund Robles and their attorneys in federal court, February 28, 2014. (Sketch by Vicki Behringer)

Veteran San Francisco Police Officer Sentenced To More Than 3 Years In Federal Prison

A former SFPD sergeant was sentenced to 41 months in prison for corruption in a federal court on Monday after being convicted of four charges related to a scheme to steal money and property seized during searches and arrests in 2009.

02/23/2015

Cody Gintz was identified as a suspect in the theft of a girl scout's money box in San Jose. (Source: Bay City News)

10-Year-Old Girl Scout Selling Cookies Robbed; Suspect Arrested After She Records License Plate

Police say a quick-thinking 10-year-old Girl Scout wearing her badge for cleverness recorded the license plate number of a man who swiped her money box from outside a supermarket in San Jose Sunday afternoon.

02/22/2015

Kensington Police Sergeant Keith Barrow. (CBS)

Suspended Kensington Detective’s Stolen Gun Recovered After Prostitute’s Pimp Shoots Himself In Reno

A Kensington police detective was suspended earlier this week after allegedly having sex with a prostitute who stole his gun, badge, and ammo from a Reno hotel room while he slept.

02/08/2015

(CBS)

Former Pleasanton Little League President Arrested For Allegedly Embezzling $20K

Police arrested the former president of the Pleasanton American Little League Thursday on suspicion of embezzling more than $20,000 during his presidency.

02/05/2015

(Salinas Police)

Police Looking For Woman Who Took Duckface Selfie From Stolen iPhone With Kids In Car Seat

Salinas police are asking for the public’s assistance in identifying a woman appearing in a selfie that was taken on a stolen cellphone.

02/04/2015

(French Laundry @_TFL_  Twitter)

French Laundry’s Stolen Wine Returns Home As ‘Evidence’

One of the Bay Area’s most famous restaurants had its stolen wine recovered after the discovery of 76 bottles was found in a private cellar in North Carolina last week but none it will be able to go back on the wine list just yet.

01/30/2015

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$300,000 Wine Haul Stolen From French Laundry Found In Private Collection

The Bay Area’s most famous restaurant is about to get its wine list back after the discovery of 76 bottles of stolen wine in a private cellar in North Carolina.

01/23/2015

Police Investigation

Pit Bull Stolen After Teen Punched Aboard San Francisco Muni Bus In SoMa

A man was punched in the face and then had his pit bull stolen while aboard a San Francisco Municipal Railway bus in the city’s South of Market neighborhood early Thursday morning, police said.

01/22/2015

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