A suspect attempting to steal a car brandished a machete at the vehicle’s owner in Oakland Thursday evening, according to police.
An alleged con artist, known for impersonating a Motown songwriter in 2010 and this past June, has been arrested in connection with the theft of a cellphone he asked to borrow to make a call to Motown singer Smokey Robinson, San Francisco police said Friday.
An 18-year-old riding on a San Francisco Municipal Railway light-rail line near the Glen Park neighborhood was held up with a knife Wednesday afternoon after getting off the train, police said.
Two men were arrested for attempted grand theft auto and for possession of burglary tools at the Sausalito ferry terminal Sunday, police said.
Police arrested a man suspected of robbing a cigarette store while masked and armed with a handgun in Fairfield Tuesday afternoon.
A Santa Rosa couple returned home to a bizarre scene Tuesday afternoon, when they found their home vandalized, and a strange woman eating a Pop Tart inside the home.
A Palo Alto man was arrested Wednesday night after allegedly rappelling into a grocery store through a rooftop skylight.
A San Rafael teenager pleaded not guilty in Marin County Superior Court Wednesday morning to stealing celebrity chef Guy Fieri’s yellow Lamborghini from a San Francisco dealership last year and shooting into an occupied vehicle in Mill Valley this April.
American Canyon may have to spend as much as $7,000 to replace the roughly 1,000 ft. of copper wire snatched from Veterans Memorial Park sometime within the past week. A thief or thieves broke into a vault at the park, grabbing the pricey commodity.
San Francisco and Peninsula police have arrested a man they believe is responsible for dozens of burglaries over the past 18 months.