Benicia Shoplifting Suspects Stopped By Police; 1 Wanted For Attempted MurderThe arrest of two Benicia shoplifting suspects resulted in one suspect also being charged with attempted murder in a case from another county, police said Wednesday.
Elderly Woman Severely Injured By Fleeing Shoplifter In San Francisco Outer Mission DistrictA 75-year-old woman suffered life-threatening injuries when a shoplifter allegedly knocked her over while fleeing from a business in San Francisco's Outer Mission neighborhood last week, police said Tuesday.
San Francisco Target Stores Cut Operating Hours Due To Retail Theft SurgeTarget has cut back operating hours at its stores in San Francisco because of rampant and increasingly brazen incidents of shoplifting at certain locations in the city.
San Francisco Serial Shoplifting Suspect Charged With 15 Counts, Faces Arraignment WednesdayA suspect in a shoplifting incident at a San Francisco Walgreens seen on a viral video had a series of charges leveled against him, including seven other shoplifting-related incidents, District Attorney Chesa Boudin announced Wednesday.
SF Serial Shoplifter Appears In Court; DA Boudin Vows To Crack Down On Organized Retail TheftsA 40-year-old man was arrested Saturday morning in connection with a string of retail thefts in recent days in San Francisco's Lower Haight and Mission districts.
Fremont Shoplifting Suspect Arrested After Pepper-Spraying Target Security GuardA woman was arrested in Fremont last week after she allegedly used pepper spray on a Target security guard who tried to stop her from shoplifting, police said.
San Francisco Man Charged With Auto Body Shop Break-In, Shoplifting A San Francisco man pleaded not guilty Tuesday to several charges connected to his reported break-in days before at an auto body shop in Belmont, where he’s believed to have stolen thousands of dollars of equipment.
Off-Duty Oakland Cops Hired to Patrol Big Retailers Hard-Hit by ThievesSome stores in Oakland are paying upwards of $100 per hour for off-duty police officers to provide security after crime rates spiked in the past few months.
Daly City Shoplifting Suspect Threatens Loss Prevention Officer With Machete, HandgunA man being pursued for suspected shoplifting Sunday night threatened a loss prevention officer by displaying a machete and possibly a handgun before fleeing on a San Francisco Muni bus, Daly City police said.
Contra Costa DA Will Not File Charges For Low-Level Drug Possession, Shoplifting, Other MisdemeanorsMost people arrested or cited in Contra Costa County for possession of a small amount of drugs and other non-violent misdemeanor infractions will no longer have charges filed against them under a new policy from the district attorney's office.
VIDEO: Suspects Make Off With Bags Of Merchandise From Alameda StorePolice in Alameda are looking for a group of people responsible for brazen thefts involving thousands of dollars of retailers' merchandise, and have released surveillance images and video of some of the suspects.