Thieves

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BART Using Predictive Policing To Nab Bike Thieves As Thefts Spike 21 Percent Systemwide

BART’s crime analyst is figuring out, from the times and locations of the crimes and surveillance video, the pattern of the thefts, and officers have been able to nab potential thieves.

01/07/2015

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Suspected Package Thieves Arrested On Christmas Eve With Goods From 5 Bay Area Cities

Two suspected package thieves were arrested Christmas Eve in Livermore.

12/25/2014

FedEx courier David Kramer pulls a hand truck with packages as he makes a delivery in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Grinch Strikes In San Jose As Neighborhood Hit With Rash Of Package Thefts

Some residents have reported seeing a gold-colored van following delivery trucks, then waiting for packages to be dropped off.

12/18/2014

Suspects in the case of a $10K shopping spree at Apple stores with a woman's stolen credit card.

Thieves Go On $10K Shopping Spree At Apple Stores With Stolen Credit Card; No One Checked Their I.D.?

Thieves made a whopping $10,000 worth of gift card charges at 3 different Apple stores with a stolen credit card, and it didn’t set off a red flag with a single employee.

11/08/2014

Fire hydrant on Marsh Creek Road.

Drought Turns East Bay City Into Wild, Wild West With Thieves Stealing Precious Water

Clayton is a city remains true to its western roots. In this town, water has become as precious as gold, and thieves are resorting to stealing it.

11/08/2014

A man handles gold chains at a jewelry shop. (Noah Seelam/AFP/Getty Images)

Santa Clara Robber Targets People Of Indian Descent, Ripping Gold Chains Off Their Necks

Santa Clara police were investigating a series of street robberies this month apparently targeting people of Indian descent, police said Tuesday.

09/30/2014

A thief is seen breaking into a car in front of a Concord home using an electronic device to unlock the door. (CBS)

Caught On Camera: Concord Thief Uses Mystery Electronic Device To Break Into Car

Thieves are dispensing with the usual smash-and-grab technique and using a high-tech means to break into cars to steal items inside.

08/25/2014

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Google Street View Catches Men In Front Of Home They Allegedly Robbed 3 Years Later

Two armed men who committed a crime back in 2011 walked away from the scene unnoticed — until now.

07/17/2014

The new iMac is displayed  August 7, 2007 in Cupertino. (Photo by David Paul Morris/Getty Images)

Thieves Steal $35K Worth Of Computers From An Oakland Elementary School

Students, teachers and parents alike were stunned when they got word that 25 desktop computers were stolen Thursday night from Joaquin Miller Elementary School in Oakland.

03/07/2014

Water Faucet

Water Theft Forces Closure Of Eureka Area School

Water thieves have struck again in Humboldt County, this time forcing an elementary school to close.

09/05/2013

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