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2 Prowlers with Burglary Tools Arrested in Commercial District

EMERYVILLE — Two prowling suspects were picked up with burglary tools in their possession near a restaurant and hotel in the city’s commercial district. Both men were arrested on March


Man Unsuccessfully attempts thefts at various Redding businesses

Photo: Ryan Barrett REDDING – As an officer conducted his regular patrol checks early on the morning of February 3rd, he heard noises in the Sonrays Machinery yard. This was

Santa Clara

Prowler arrested after woman watches him walk through her yard

Photo: Andrew Moriarity PALO ALTO – The Palo Alto Police Department made an arrest of a prowling suspect seen skulking around in the yard of a Palo Alto resident.  A

Santa Barbara

Gang-bangers Arrested After Car Chase

Photo: Christian Catalan and Gilberto Solis Isla Vista, Santa Barbara County   –   The action started immediately after midnight on January 11th when a University of California Santa Barbara cop, attached


Prowling Thief, Hiding on Porch, is Turned in by Alert Resident

FOLSOM – An alert resident assisted the Folsom Police Department in arresting one of two prowling thieves.  Early on the morning of New Year’s Eve, someone called in a suspicious


Home Video Surveillance Catches Prowling Burglar

Photo: Peter Nnedum FOLSOM – A prowling burglar was arrested thanks to home video surveillance footage and alert residents. On December 12th the Folsom Police Department took a report about


Neighborhood Vigilance Stops Possible Break-ins

Photo: Westberry and Howard MADERA – Neighborhood vigilance helped the Madera Police Department arrest three men on October 29th after catching them in the backyards of several homes. Officers responded

Santa Barbara

Fast Police Response Catches Midnight Prowler

Photo: Salvador Navarro Santa Barbara County – Recently a midnight prowler unsuccessfully visited Carpinteria. The City of Carpinteria is truly a “small town.” It is a place where everyone feels


Hit and Run Suspect Flees, Citizens Help Find Him

Photo: Dean Carpenter VISALIA – A hit-and-run-suspect temporarily fled from law enforcement on Tuesday afternoon after a collision took place close to Washington Elementary near Garden and Tulare Street in


“Hot Prowl” Burglars Arrested

Jose Gonzales VENTURA COUNTY — Alert citizens are often the key to the apprehension of bold criminals. A case in point resulted, according to Ventura County Sheriff’s Department spokeswoman Det.