Walnut Creek City Council to Hold Special Meeting on Nordstrom Smash-and-GrabThe Walnut Creek City Council will hold a special meeting Wednesday to discuss hiring five new police officers to patrol downtown in response to the Nov. 20 looting of Nordstrom by 90 masked bandits rushing the store just before closing.
UPDATE: 3 Charged with Felonies in Walnut Creek Nordstrom Smash-and-Grab RobberyThree people have been charged with multiple felonies related to the ransacking of a Nordstrom department store in Walnut Creek last weekend, Contra Costa County prosecutors said Wednesday.
Nervous Holiday Shoppers Find Barricades, More Police After Walnut Creek Smash-and-Grab RobberiesHoliday shopping in Walnut Creek has slowed to crawl as police tightened security in and around Broadway Plaza after roughly 80 people stormed the Nordstrom during one of Bay Area’s violent weekend smash and grabs.
Bay Area Bargain Hunters Brave Long Lines On Black Friday Despite PandemicThe coronavirus pandemic could not keep bargain hunters from shopping on Black Friday.
Walnut Creek Mall Uses Trained Hawk To Scare Away PigeonsAn outdoor mall in Walnut Creek has brought in a hawk to help with a pigeon problem.
Man Snatches Elderly Woman’s Purse, Knocks Her Down In Walnut Creek Mall GarageAn elderly woman suffered minor injuries in a strong-arm robbery in a mall parking garage in downtown Walnut Creek Thursday night.
3 Arrested In Nordstrom Credit Card Fraud SchemeWalnut Creek police have arrested three Southern California men in connection with a series of fraudulent credit card purchases at Nordstrom stores all over the state.