Recently we have had a serious trend of Burglary for Motor Vehicles in the area of Bynner and Western. Unfortunately these are the kind of thefts where our Lock it or Lose it program is not as effective. In the course of one night thieves targeted five separate vehicles and stole their Catalytic Converters off the bottom of the vehicles. Targeted vehicles are Toyotas; in this most recent rash of thefts the vehicles targeted were 1 Toyota…
Added by Marlene Bauman on November 8, 2012 at 8:19pm — No Comments
Last night, the Crime in San Pedro page on Facebook posted about a terrible theft from the San Pedro Girls' Softball Sports complex on Gaffey St.
I guess we can't have anything nice anymore! You have to bolt down every single thing, deadlock multiple times on every door or window...
If anyone sees PITCHING MACHINES for sale anywhere soon (including swap meets & Craig's list), please report it to Harbor Division LAPD!!!
From their FaceBook…
Recently, we had an "exciting" afternoon in South Shores, and I want to share information we received regarding this event from our SLO Officer Wight:
"I just wanted to give you all a quick update. During the day on 06/06/2012 a group of four male Hispanics were seen distributing flyers in South Shores. And because our Neighborhood Watchers are attentive and proactive, a number of you called it in. The information that I received is a number of Officers responded to the area,…Continue
Added by Marlene Bauman on June 10, 2012 at 11:39am — No Comments
My neighbor had a visitor over the weekend, who left his car unlocked. With his laptop and check book in sight. Needless to say it only took a couple of minutes for someone to come by and take them. 30 minutes later the thief was already attempting to cash one of his checks for a hefty amount!
*NOTE* - the "victim" says he is pretty sure this was a young female (as he saw a female near his car) and that the thief is a smoker,…Continue