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Vandals upended this Smart Car in San Francisco overnight. (CBS)

Hooded Car-Tipping Vandals Flip Over Smart Cars In San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS) — San Francisco police are looking for vandals tipped who flipped over three Smart Cars in two different neighborhoods early Monday morning.

04/07/2014

Vandals poison lawns on Moreland Avenue in San Jose. Neighbors call the incidents "lawn tagging." (CBS)

‘Lawn Tagging’ Vandals Poison Lawns In San Jose Neighborhood

Lawns in a San Jose neighborhood aren’t brown because of California’s drought. According to residents, vandals have been poisoning lawns in a new kind of crime wave.

03/25/2014

Graffiti spray painted on a home in Atherton. (Atherton Police Dept.)

Police Probe Threatening ’1 Percent’ Graffiti Left On Atherton Homes

Vandals have targeted one of the Bay Area’s wealthiest communities and their handiwork has gotten the attention of the FBI.

02/25/2014

Authorities said these two suspects vandalized a Muni bus in Haight-Ashbury on December 20, 2013. The first suspect (left) is described as a male between 18-24 years old, 5'8"-5'10" tall, weighing 160-180 pounds. The second suspect is described as a male 18-24 years old, 5'6"-5'10" tall, weighing 150-170 pounds. (San Francisco Police Department)

San Francisco Police Release Photos Of Suspected Muni Vandals

San Francisco police are asking for the public’s help in identifying two people who vandalized a Municipal Railway bus in the heart of the city’s Haight-Ashbury neighborhood last month.

01/16/2014

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

Copper Thieves Vandalize More Than A Dozen Street Lights In Morgan Hill

Copper thieves have vandalized more than a dozen street lights in Morgan Hill, stripping away around 2,700 feet of copper wiring.

01/11/2014

Atlanta Falcons v San Francisco 49ers

1 Hurt, 30 Arrested During 49ers Win In Candlestick

In the San Francisco 49ers regular season swan song of Candlestick Park Monday night, at least one person was hurt and several others were arrested, a police sergeant said.

12/24/2013

Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) trains sit idle at a BART maintenance facility. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Pair Arrested For Graffiti At Richmond BART Yard During Strike

Two men were arrested on suspicion of felony vandalism at BART’s Richmond maintenance yard during the recent strike, and investigators are looking into whether they are responsible for other graffiti sprees that occurred throughout the system during the same time period.

10/23/2013

Vandalism at the Glen Park BART station in San Francisco on October 22, 2013. Authorities said taggers damaged several stations while workers were out on strike. (CBS)

Vandals Trash San Francisco’s Glen Park BART Station During Strike

Authorities are searching for several people suspected of vandalizing vacant BART stations while workers went on strike. The Glen Park station in San Francisco suffered the worst damage by taggers during the walkout.

10/23/2013

The inside of ex-NFL player Brian Holloway’s Stephentown, N.Y. home. (Photo: Chris Colton, WFAN/CBS)

6 Arrests In Vandalism Of Ex-Raider Player’s Home

Six people were arrested on charges they were among hundreds of young party-goers who trashed a former NFL player’s vacation home, and police said more arrests were expected.

09/27/2013

Authorities said two juveniles shot at several cars along Highway 101 in San Jose with a BB gun on September 18, 2013. (CBS)

CHP Says 2 Boys Involved In BB Gun Shootings On Hwy. 101 In San Jose

Two San Jose boys are suspected of shattering the windows of at least a dozen vehicles on U.S. Highway 101 in San Jose earlier this week with a BB or pellet gun, California Highway Patrol officials said Friday.

09/20/2013

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