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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.


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

Utility Worker Injured While Restoring Power In SF’s Potrero Hill

A utility worker was injured while responding to an outage in San Francisco Sunday morning, a PG&E spokesman said.


An Oakland Police patrol car. (CBS)

Oakland Residents Warned Of Burglars Posing As Utility Workers After Elderly Couple Robbed

Police were urging residents to be on the lookout for individuals posing as utility workers following a burglary in Oakland’s Crocker Highlands neighborhood on Tuesday afternoon.



Man Posing As Belmont Utility Worker Flees When Asked For ID

Police are warning Belmont residents to be on guard after a man claiming to be a city employee sought access to a home’s backyard Tuesday afternoon but fled when the resident pressed him for professional identification.

CBS San Francisco–05/19/2011

Kathleen Horan (SFPD)

‘True Predator’ Charged With Murder Of Russian Hill Publicist

San Francisco prosecutors filed murder charges Monday against a parolee accused of posing as a utility worker to get inside the Russian Hill apartment of a publicist who was robbed and killed.

CBS San Francisco–11/08/2010