Thieves Ram Vehicles Into 6 San Jose Businesses to Steal ATMs In Overnight Crime SpreeA destructive South Bay crime spree overnight left a half dozen San Jose businesses cleaning up Tuesday after thieves smashed into storefronts with two vehicles in order to steal ATMs.
CHP Arrests Fencing Suspect, Recover Stolen Merchandise From Louis Vuitton Smash-And-GrabThe California Highway Patrol announced Tuesday that officers arrested a suspect in a fencing operation over the weekend who had an estimated $185,000 in merchandise, some of it from the Louis Vuitton store in Union Square.
Suspect In November Smash-and-Grab Robbery At High-End Sneaker Store In Santa Clara ArrestedA 19-year-old is facing a series charges following his arrest in the November smash-and-grab robbery of a high-end sneaker store in Santa Clara, authorities said Tuesday.
San Francisco Home Invasion Crime Spree Involving Gray Infiniti Stuns Residents In an apparent crime spree in San Francisco, several homes in different neighborhoods across the city were targeted by home invasion robbers within a few hours involving a gray Infiniti.
VIDEO: San Francisco Resident Chases Smash-And-Grab Truck Burglars; Suspect Opens FireA San Francisco resident sprang into action when he saw truck burglars at work. What followed was the nightmare of every victim during the surge in smash-and-grab crimes.
Video: Brazen Thieves Break Into Home Garages in San FranciscoBurglars are getting even bolder in San Francisco. They are not just targeting cars -- they're going after home garages in the city.
2 Suspects Arrested In Murder Of TV News Crew Security Guard Kevin Nishita; 3rd Suspect SoughtTwo suspects have been arrested and a third has been identified and was being sought in the shooting death of news security guard and former police officer Kevin Nishita, Oakland Chief of Police LeRonne L. Armstrong announced Wednesday.
Police Arrest 2 Stockton Men Allegedly With 100 Items Of Stolen Clothing Inside CarPolice in San Francisco announced on Monday they arrested two Stockton men last week after catching them with stolen merchandise.
Macy's Store Security Thwarts Violent Smash-and-Grab in San Jose; Bystander ArrestedA 43-year-old woman has been arrest for interfering with an arrest, allowing a retail theft suspect to escape officers Saturday night at a Macy's store in San Jose's Oakridge Mall.
San Jose Shop Owner Holds Toy Drive Despite Closing Business Due to Smash-and-Grab WaveA San Jose business owner who shut his doors for good amid the rise in smash-and-grabs isn't letting that rob him of his holiday spirit.
UPDATE: Walnut Creek Police Arrest 4th Suspect in Nordstrom Smash-and-Grab RobberyPolice in Walnut Creek on Wednesday announced the arrest of a fourth suspect in connection with the organized smash-and-grab robbery at the Broadway Plaza Nordstrom last month.
UPDATE: SF Mayor London Breed Announces Crime Crackdown; 'Less Tolerant Of All The Bulls--t That Has Destroyed Our City'Mayor London Breed launched an emergency police intervention in San Francisco's crime-ridden Tenderloin neighborhood Tuesday, targeting a pipeline of illegal drugs that has been fueling a surge in gun violence and deadly fentanyl overdoses.
CHP, SFPD Arrest 2, Seize Over $200,000 Worth of Merchandise In Retail Theft Ring BustThe CHP Golden Gate Division on Tuesday announced a recent investigation by the CHP's Organized Retail Crime Task Force (ORCTF) that led to the arrest of two suspects linked to a Vallejo stash of over $200,000 in stolen retail merchandise.
Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf Asks Gov. Gavin Newsom For Plate Readers, More CHP Presence To Curb CrimeAmid a surge in violence in Oakland, including the highest number of homicides in years, Mayor Libby Schaaf called on Gov. Gavin Newsom for additional aid to curb crime.
VIDEO: Brazen Drive-By Purse Snatching At Popular San Francisco Cow Hollow EateryEven amid the wave of San Francisco vehicle smash-and-grab robberies over the last year it was particularly stunning. Surveillance video shows a black car with tinted windows pulling up to a parklet at the Balboa Cafe, a man reaches over the barrier and snatches a woman's purse before racing off.