A man carries salvaged copper wire. (Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

2 Suspected Copper Thieves Arrested In Petaluma PG&E Yard

Two men were arrested early Monday morning on suspicion of stealing copper wire from a PG&E yard in Petaluma, police said.


A man carries salvaged copper wire. (Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

2 Arrested During Milpitas Copper Theft

Two San Jose men were arrested on suspicion of stealing copper wire from a commercial building in Milpitas on Friday morning, police said.


Evidence of copper theft. (File - CBS)

Copper Thieves Score Massive Haul in American Canyon

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.


Utility workers repair a power line. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

NorCal Copper Thieves Knocking Down Rural Utility Poles

Brazen thieves are now knocking down utility poles in rural areas of Central California to get valuable copper wiring.


gold nuggets

$3 Million In Gold Nuggets Stolen From NorCal Courthouse

Thieves have stolen $3 million worth of gold nuggets from a lobby display case inside a courthouse in California gold country.


Sofia Coppola Plans To Develop 'Burglar Bunch' Movie

Sofia Coppola Plans To Develop ‘Burglar Bunch’ Movie

Sofia Coppola is once again casting her lens on Hollywood, but she’s not focusing on movie stars this time, but rather the people who stole from them…


BART Police

BART Increases Security At Downtown San Francisco Stations For Black Friday Shoppers

Passengers traveling on Bay Area Rapid Transit trains Friday might notice more police at downtown San Francisco stations


Broken Glass, window, burglary, generic, crime scene

Morgan Hill Residents Warned Following Rash Of Burglaries

Morgan Hill police were reminding residents to take all necessary precautions to protect themselves against burglars following a rash of vehicle, home, and business thefts over the last six months.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–02/01/2011

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Thieves Break Into Concord School, Steal Equipment, Urinate On Floor

Thieves broke into an elementary school in Concord last week, stole computer equipment and urinated on a carpet, Concord police Lt. David Hughes said Tuesday.

CBS San Francisco–12/14/2010



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