San Francisco Police Chief, Mayor Refute Narrative of Crime-Infested CityMayor London Breed and SFPD Chief Bill Scott released crime statistics for San Francisco so far this year Monday morning, acknowledging increases in some violent crimes and burglaries while noting certain types of crime had actually decreased.
Car Break-Ins Skyrocket As Thieves Target Unsuspecting Tourists In San FranciscoCar break-ins have skyrocketed in San Francisco, increasing by more than 700 percent in some parts of the city. With more people visiting after county and state restrictions were lifted, thieves are taking advantage of tourists by breaking into rental cars.
Police Investigating Trio Of Weekend Burglaries In HillsboroughInvestigators released surveillance camera images Monday morning of a trio of suspects who committed several weekend burglaries in Hillsborough.
Orinda Police Searching For Suspect In Series Of BurglariesAuthorities in Orinda said Monday they’re looking for a suspect in a series of commercial burglaries over the weekend.
Family Ashes Among Items Stolen in 2 Palo Alto Ice Cream Shop BurglariesTwo family-owned ice cream shops in Palo Alto were burglarized just two days apart, with the ashes of two employees who worked at one of the businesses being among the stolen items.
19-Year-Old Arrested In Series Of Fremont BurglariesA 19-year-old man was arrested in Fremont for breaking into three homes in the same area, police announced Thursday.
San Francisco Burglary Victims Demand Answers About Recent Spike In Crime Across CityA sharp increase in burglaries in San Francisco this year has residents voicing concerns for their safety and expressing frustration over suspects not being prosecuted.
San Francisco Residents On Edge Over Rising Number Of Home BurglariesThe numbers are staggering and San Francisco residents are now sounding the alarm about the increasing rate of brazen break-ins in the city.
Fremont Police Make Arrest In 12 Burglaries At Businesses, RestaurantsA 31-year-old man suspected in a dozen commercial burglaries was arrested this week in Fremont, police said.
3 Arrested In San Francisco North Beach Home Burglaries, Bike TheftsPolice on Tuesday said they arrested three men last week in connection with a series of burglaries in which the suspects stole bikes after forcing their way into homes in San Francisco's North Beach neighborhood.
Multi-Million Dollar Peninsula Fencing Operation Busted; 8 Suspects ArrestedArmed with arrest and search warrants, a task force of law enforcements officers launched a series of raids early Friday, arresting eight suspects, recovering millions of dollars in stolen property all linked to burglaries in San Mateo County, authorities said.
Walnut Creek Woman's House Ransacked In Broad DaylightPeople living in a Walnut Creek neighborhood were feeling uneasy Wednesday night after two home break-ins in the middle of the morning.
Concord Burglary Suspect Arrested After High-Speed RV PursuitA 34-year-old woman was in custody Thursday after she led Concord police on a wild high-speed pursuit in an RV filled with stolen property from several burglaries.
Merchants Want More Security After Rash Of Burglaries At Vietnamese Mall In San Jose's Little SaigonMerchants at Vietnam Town in San Jose's Little Saigon neighborhood are on edge after burglars hit seven businesses in the past month, with some businesses being targeted multiple times.
San Jose Police Operation Nets 16 Arrests For Carjackings, RobberiesA large-scale operation conducted by the San Jose Police Department's Robbery Unit last week resulted in multiple arrests of 16 suspected members of a violent criminal gang including 11 juvenile offenders.