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Alameda

Two men Arrested for Catalytic Converter Thievery – Released at the Scene

Photo: stolen converters FREMONT — Two men were arrested on suspicion of catalytic converter thievery and illegal drug possession. However, they were immediately released with citations to appear in court,

Placer

Three suspects nabbed in a pair of Auburn thefts

Reports came in from Auburn on May 23 about two thefts occurred, both caught on surveillance cameras. First, an Acer Chromebook was taken off of a front porch and the

Fresno

“Thou Shalt Not Steal”

Early morning on March 30, 2020, a man in dark clothing and a flashlight was spotted outside Faith Christian Church on the 400 block of West Elm Avenue in Coalinga.

Contra Costa

4 Suspected Shoplifters Arrested while Driving Away in a Stolen Vehicle

Photo: scene of the crime Moraga — Police responding to a shoplifting incident arrested four persons driving away in a stolen vehicle. This foursome allegedly took off without paying for

Placer

Fair Oaks man arrested in New Year’s Eve burglary in Roseville

Photo: James Fuchs As reported by The Placer County Sheriff’s Department via their Official Facebook Page –– 43-year old James Fuchs, of Fair Oaks, was arrested on New Year’s Eve

Los Angeles

Hefty Sentence Awaits Man for Scamming Pasadena’s Elderly with Fake Vehicle-Injury Schemes

PASADENA – Richard Henry Solis (dob 3/7/62) of Arcadia concocted elaborate fraudulent vehicle injury schemes to scam the elderly. Then, he demanded money and/or stole their belongings. The Los Angeles

Alameda

GPS Signals Lead Police to Sleeping Homeless Man with Stolen Property

SAN LEANDRO — A homeless man with many prior arrests and convictions messed up again. This time he was tracked by GPS signals coming from a stolen iPad. The device

Marin

2 Suspects Intercepted while Holiday Shopping Face Multiple Charges

SAN RAFAEL— Tis the season for traditional upticks in fraud, shoplifting and related crimes. Two suspects starting early this shopping season face multiple charges after being intercepted by deputies. Not

Lake

Patrolling Policeman nabs Pair of Purloining Prowlers

Photo: Barrett’s knuckles CLEARLAKE – Once in a while the basic patrol conducted by a law enforcement officer leads to the discovery of criminal activity. Such was the case on

Tulare

Traffic Violation Leads to Half-Pound of Drugs

Photo: Jason Eugene Ashford A few hours into October 23rd, a police officer was patrolling the area of Cecil and Cain Street in Visalia. The officer spotted a vehicle driving