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San Mateo Police Nab Pair Scheming To Return Stolen Goods To Stores

Deputies arrested two people on suspicion of conspiracy and fraud Sunday morning, according to the San Mateo County Sheriff’s Office.

08/24/2015

Students walk near Sather Gate on the University of California at Berkeley campus. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Burglars Swipe Computers From 9 Offices On UC Berkeley Campus

Campus police at the University of California at Berkeley are investigating a burglary that occurred at the school last week, involving 9 offices that had been broken into.

08/09/2015

A potential hybrid car buyer test drives a Toyota Prius in San Francisco. (Photo by David Paul Morris/Getty Images)

Bay Area Company Develops Deterrent For Hybrid Car Battery Thieves

Hybrid car owners are being warned over an uptick in battery thefts, and a Bay Area company has come up with a simple solution to stop them.

07/26/2015

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Jewelry Boxes Stolen From Elderly San Francisco Woman’s Home By Burglar Posing As Utility Worker

Two jewelry boxes were stolen from a 77-year-old woman after she let a man posing as a utility worker into her home in San Francisco’s West Portal neighborhood on Tuesday afternoon, police said Thursday.

07/23/2015

A catalytic converter. (Ballista/Wikimedia Commons)

13 Catalytic Converters Stolen In 2-Day Period In Walnut Creek, Mostly From Toyota Cars

A baker’s dozen of catalytic converters have been stolen over the past two days in Walnut Creek, mostly from Toyota models, a police sergeant said Tuesday.

06/30/2015

Jen Barker and her fiance are offering a $500 reward for their return of their engagement ring last seen at a Big Sur campground bathroom. (Jen Barker)

Newly Engaged Couple Pleads For Help Finding Ring Lost In Big Sur

A newly engaged couple is pleading with the public to help them find their engagement ring that was likely stolen while they were in Big Sur over the weekend.

06/12/2015

Police arrested Peter Derouen on suspicion of stealing and ramming a BMW  through dealership windows. (San Francisco Police)

Man Suspected Of Plowing Stolen BMW Through Showroom Windows Identified

San Francisco police have identified a man arrested in connection with a burglary at a South of Market BMW dealership and subsequent hit-and-run crash Monday morning as 37-year-old Peter Derouen.

06/02/2015

Police have not yet confirmed if these people pictured at a San Jose Jack In The Box are the suspects. (CBS SF)

San Jose Woman’s Purse Stolen Following Mother’s Funeral; Suspects Seen Using Stolen Credit Card

A woman’s purse is stolen during her own mother’s funeral in San Jose and now she’s desperate to get back what was inside.

05/18/2015

Missing Palo Alto pilot William McAdams allegedly stole a plane and disappeared. (CBS)

Palo Alto Flight Instructor Allegedly Steals Plane, Disappears Into Night Over Pacific Ocean

It’s been 10 days since a flight instructor from Palo Alto vanished while flying over the Pacific Ocean.

05/18/2015

Maximillian the pit bull puppy had to be put down after someone tortured him. (Courtesy: San Francisco Animal Care and Control)

$10K Reward Offered After Homeless Man’s Puppy Stolen, Brutally Tortured In San Francisco

A $10,000 reward has been offered to help find a thief who stole and beat a homeless man’s pit bull puppy so badly that veterinarians had to put it down.

05/17/2015

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