A Yucaipa man already serving a five-year sentence for a 2015 bank robbery was sentenced Monday to 201 months in prison after he was convicted of armed robbery in multiple businesses and banks in San Bernardino, Riverside and Orange counties in California. According to the US Attorney’s Office, Sheyenne Lee Read More
The Jewelers’ Security Alliance (JSA) has recorded eight smash-and-grab robberies at Southern California jewelry stores in the last 10 days, as well as an unsettling string of thefts in Colorado. The California robberies began on January 12 and generally feature groups of masked men, one group numbered seven people, who smash jewelers’ Read More
A pair of brothers and a third man face federal charges after being arrested on suspicion of committing at least 23 armed robberies in the Phoenix, Arizona, area over the last two months. Phoenix and Tempe police officers arrested Donovan Bergen, 33, and Lamentino Bergen, 29, January 15 during a Read More
Three teenagers accused in a series of convenience store robberies that culminated with the stabbing of a clerk have been charged in juvenile court. The boys, all age 17, were charged in 3rd District Juvenile Court with between 10 to 15 counts each ranging from aggravated robbery, a first-degree felony, Read More
Since the earliest days of organized retail, there has been a recognition of the unique exposure that retailers have to crime and loss. We all know that larceny crimes—shoplifting, credit card fraud, refund abuse, and internal theft—cost the retail industry tens of billions of dollars each year and can devastate Read More
The culmination of a three-month sting, police announced Monday the arrest of two suspects accused of a major fencing operation involving stolen clothing taken during burglaries, robberies and thefts.
The San Jose Police Department Burglary Prevention Unit (BPU) served a search warrant at a residence located in San Jose, California, on Read More