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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


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


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


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


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


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


2 Women Detected by Cameras Arrested for Vehicle Thefts

TIBURON — All roads leading to Tiburon are equipped with cameras scanning everyone entering town. That’s how two women got caught driving a stolen car and burglarizing other vehicles. Monitoring


Stolen, Distinct Rims Give Thief Away

The problem with stealing something unique, besides the criminal offense, is how easy it is to identify. Such was the case on Monday, July 22nd when a detective of the


Tulare’s Habit Burger Robbed by Man with Box Cutter

Photo: Evan Borum The night of Monday July 8th, Evan Borum, a 21-year old from Tulare, is alleged to have robbed “The Habit Burger Grill” in Tulare. When Tulare Police