Major San Francisco Bay Area Retail Theft Ring Busted; Five Suspects Arrested; $8 Million In Stolen Merchandise RecoveredFive suspects were facing a variety of charges and approximately $8 million in stolen merchandise has been recovered after state and local law enforcement officers busted a major retail theft ring, California Attorney General Xavier Becerra announced Tuesday.
Oakland Police Bust Power Tool Fencing Operation Worth $300,000Oakland police have arrested a man accused of running a fencing operation involving a huge cache of stolen power tools worth hundreds of thousands of dollars.
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.
Man Arrested, Woman Cited After Stolen Police Gear, Other Items Found In Rental Van In Mountain ViewA man was arrested in Mountain View after police found dozens of stolen items inside a rental van, including law enforcement gear from Bay Area agencies.
Suspects In Theft, Fencing Ring Arrested In Pacifica Home With $70K In Stolen GoodsTwo-dozen laptops were among suspected stolen goods worth $70,000 found at a Pacifica home this week during an investigation into a retail theft and fencing ring.
Stolen Healdsburg Hammerhead Sculpture ReturnedAuthorities say that part of a giant hammer sculpture, stolen last year from the Healdsburg community center, has been returned.
Man Breaks Into Palo Alto Home, Claims He Lives There When Police ArriveA man was arrested during a burglary in Palo Alto after a resident found the window in her home smashed. The suspect told police it was his home and resisted commands when police approached him.
San Jose Couple Accused Of Stealing $430K In Clothes From Big RetailersSan Jose police arrested two suspects on suspicion of fencing stolen property after a three-month investigation, a police sergeant said.
Livermore Police Arrest Suspected Thief, Find Stolen Property Worth $65,000Eddie Edwards tried to sell about $20,000 worth of stolen industrial power tools to a local contractor, according to police.
San Leandro Police Use Surveillance Footage To Arrest Burglary SuspectInvestigators used surveillance footage to help catch a suspect in a burglary at a business in San Leandro earlier this week.
Sonoma County Hardware Stores Office Manager Accused Of Embezzling $300,000The former office manager of the Garrett Hardware stores in Windsor and Healdsburg delayed entering a plea on Monday afternoon in Sonoma County Superior Court to embezzling more than $300,000 from the two stores.
Sonoma Co. Man Arrested For Trying To Sell Stolen Property Advertised On CraigslistDeputies arrested a man Sunday morning at a mobile home park near Santa Rosa after he attempted to sell property stolen from a Novato storage facility at a garage sale that he advertised on Craigslist.
Giants' Hunter Pence Reports 'Someone Stole My Scooter' On TwitterFan responses pour in after Giants' Hunter Pence tweets his scooter was stolen Sunday night.
Redwood City Cops Using Pinterest To Return Stolen PropertyRedwood City police are taking a new approach to reconnect stolen items with their rightful owners—they’re putting it up on Pinterest, a social networking site.
Redwood City Police Using Pinterest To Get Stolen Property Back To Theft VictimsThe Redwood City Police Department is using social media to match theft victims with their stolen property.