Theft

A San Francisco Police patrol car (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Suspects Armed With Pepper Spray Steal Pro Camera Equipment In Broad Daylight From Pair In San Francisco

A man and woman were assaulted and robbed of professional camera equipment by two suspects armed with pepper spray in broad daylight on Monday in San Francisco’s Visitacion Valley, police said.

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Police are looking for Kelly Auzenne after an auto burglary involving expensive medical equipment in San Francisco. (Source: Bay City News)

1 Arrested, 1 Sought After Medical Equipment Stolen From Vehicle Parked In San Francisco

Police arrested a man and are seeking information on the whereabouts of a female accomplice who is suspected of stealing an expensive piece of medical equipment from a vehicle in San Francisco’s Marina District last month, police said Monday.

08/03/2015

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

Rev. Albert Macklin of the New Sweet Home Church in East Palo Alto sits in the pews after his church was robbed on July 21, 2015. (CBS)

Burglars Steal From Blind East Palo Alto Pastor’s Church

A church on the Peninsula finds itself in dire straits after burglars cleaned it out. The incident is an especially painful blow for the pastor, who is blind.

07/21/2015

A KTVU news van was broken into in Oakland as a crew covered a story. (Source: Joe Vazquez)

News Van Broken Into As Crew Covers Story In Oakland

A KTVU news van was broken into while a crew covered a story in Oakland Tuesday morning.

07/21/2015

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6 Months Later, French Laundry Wine Thief Continues To Elude Arrest

The search continues in Napa County for the grinch who stole a one-of-a-kind collection of wine from the French Laundry last Christmas.

07/06/2015

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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

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San Francisco, Oakland Metropolitan Areas Top List Of Hot Spots For Vehicle Theft

Meanwhile, San Francisco Supervisor Scott Wiener has introduced legislation aimed at helping the owners of stolen vehicles.

06/25/2015

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Brazen Thieves Pull ‘Rainbow Girls’-Style Theft At San Francisco Clothing Store

In the shadow of the rainbow flags lining San Francisco’s Market Street, it appears the “Rainbow Girls” may have struck again, brazenly stealing merchandise from a Forever 21 store.

06/23/2015

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