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Armed Carjacking Suspect Forces Victim to Drive from Yreka to Redding, Then Flees

Photo: police respond to the scene The Redding Police Department issued this official Press Release about a carjacking –  “On Tuesday, January 7th, 2020, at approximately 4:04 P.M., Redding Police Officers


Jurupa Valley Woman Arrested for Carjacking Friend’s Vehicle at Knifepoint

A 42-year-old Jurupa Valley woman has been arrested for carjacking a friend’s vehicle after a heated argument. The victim had driven her friend to court in Rancho Cucamonga, located near

San Joaquin

Juvenile takes SUV after waking owner, sleeping inside

A juvenile attempted a robbery but when his victim claimed to have no valuables, the suspect took his SUV instead – “Yesterday, at approximately 4:40 a.m. a man sleeping in

Contra Costa

4 Suspects Arrested for Home Invasion Robberies Committed in 3 Cities

  LAFAYETTE — Authorities recently arrested four individuals suspected of perpetrating home invasion robberies in three cities. Lafayette officers worked in conjunction with the Contra Costa County Sheriff’s Office and


Former Cal Football Player Accused of Trying to Steal a Police Car

Photo: Joseph Ogunbanjo BERKELEY — A former University of California at Berkeley football player has been taken into custody. He was recently kicked off the team and now he is


Vallejo Police: Man tries to drive stolen vehicle into Big 5

A man has been booked on a litany of charges ranging from carjacking to burglary to injuring a police dog after a turbulent incident at the Big 5 Sporting Goods


Routine Shoplifting Call Escalates to a Carjacking Chase, 3 Persons Arrested

Photo: Lisa Saefong David A, Correa FREMONT — A routine shoplifting call escalated fast to a carjacking chase. Police pursuing three shoplifting suspects witnessed one commit the carjacking. Two persons

Santa Clara

Brazen robbery suspect captured after ten days on the run

Photo:Jesus Daniel Alvarado-Sanchez SAN JOSE – The San Jose Police Department has announced the arrest of multiple suspects wanted in an armed robbery carjacking that occurred on October 30, 2019.


Teenager Arrested 3 Times in 6 months Now Faces Charges for Carjacking

Photo: Naomi A. Melendez FREMONT — A 19-year-old woman arrested three times in the past six months now faces charges for carjacking and vehicle theft. A male accomplice who participated

Santa Clara

San Jose Police Officer Lawfully Shot and Killed Shotgun-Wielding Carjacker

Photo: Joanna Macy-Rodgers and Mark Morasky SANTA CLARA COUNTY – The Santa Clara County District Attorney’s Office has announced the release of a 37-page review of a case where a