South Bay Lawmaker Pushes For Felony Charges In Car Thefts Targeting ElectronicsCar break-ins have become an epidemic in California and most of those crimes don't result in an arrest or successful prosecution. But one state lawmaker wants to change that.
Bay Area Lawmaker Seeks Stiffer Penalties For Car Break-Ins, Property TheftCiting a recent rise in car break-ins across the Bay Area, a lawmaker from San Jose is calling for increased penalties for certain property crimes.
Suspects In San Francisco Car Burglary Spree Trailed, Arrested By Plainclothes OfficersTwo suspects in a San Francisco car burglary spree that began in the Fisherman’s Wharf area were arrested Monday after being trailed by plainclothes officers, police said.
Teen Arrested On Suspicion Of 8 Cupertino Car Burglaries, May Be Involved In MoreAuthorities in the South Bay have arrested a teenage suspect in connection with a series of car burglaries that happened during the summer last year.
5 Teens Arrested After Alleged Car Break-In Spree In Palo AltoFive teenagers were arrested minutes after allegedly breaking into nearly a dozen cars in Palo Alto Monday morning, a Palo Alto police spokesperson said.
SFPD: Auto Break-Ins Down Slightly In 2019Ahead of the year-end release of statistics on crime, San Francisco police said through the end of November, burglaries from vehicles were down 3 percent.
Massive San Francisco Fencing Operation Busted; More Than $2.5 Million In Stolen Loot RecoveredA massive fencing operation, including a chop shop to dismantle stolen electronic equipment, has been busted in San Francisco and more than $2 million of stolen loot recovered, officials announced Thursday.
Thieves Can Use Bluetooth To Find Hidden Devices, Laptops In Your CarThere is an urban legend that crooks are using Bluetooth scanner apps to find hidden valuables in your car. KPIX tested it out, cruising the parking lot of a fitness gym, and it’s not a myth. It's true!
Santa Clara Police Warn Of Spike In Parking Lot Car BurglariesPolice in Santa Clara said Tuesday there was a dramatic increase in car break-ins in the first five months of the year compared to the same time last year.
Dozens Of Cars Broken Into In American Canyon NeighborhoodPolice in American Canyon are looking for suspects in the break-ins of approximately two dozen vehicles early Sunday morning in a west side neighborhood.
San Jose Residents Push Back Against Homeless Housing At Empty Supermarket LotA homeless housing proposal on an empty supermarket lot isn't sitting well with some people who live and work nearby, who fear it will increase crime, trash and drugs in the area