Santa Clara police were investigating a series of street robberies this month apparently targeting people of Indian descent, police said Tuesday.
Thieves are dispensing with the usual smash-and-grab technique and using a high-tech means to break into cars to steal items inside.
Two armed men who committed a crime back in 2011 walked away from the scene unnoticed — until now.
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.
Water thieves have struck again in Humboldt County, this time forcing an elementary school to close.
The theft of cellphones is becoming a rampant problem in San Francisco. District Attorney George Gascon said he has a plan to help solve the issue.
Police were trying to find the suspects who broke into vehicles owned by some New York Giants while the team was beating San Francisco 23-3.
Two people were arrested after trying to break into a BevMo store in Oakland overnight, according to police.
Two men were arrested early Monday morning on suspicion of stealing copper wire from a PG&E yard in Petaluma, police said.
Two San Jose men were arrested on suspicion of stealing copper wire from a commercial building in Milpitas on Friday morning, police said.