RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Theft

A collection of news and information related to Theft published by this site and its partners.

Top Theft Articles

Displaying items 121-132
  • Former NASA investigator guilty of tax fraud

    Former NASA investigator guilty of tax fraud
    A former NASA investigator who had worked at JPL in La Cañada Flintridge pleaded guilty this week to filing a fraudulent federal tax return that failed to report nearly $300,000 he stole from a Lancaster church. Alvin Danielle Allen, 42, was a special...
  • Crime Blotter - October 12

    Area 1 3000 block of Community Avenue: The front door knob, a second story window screen and kitchen window of a house were damaged in an attempted burglary between 8 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 3. The would-be burglars were unable to gain entry...
  • Around Town: Joaquin, Rosita and history

    This story is true. Or not. At right about the time of the California Gold Rush, around 1849, a young man named Joaquin Murieta and his pretty wife Rosita traveled north from Mexico, to the California mining camps to mine for gold. The threads of...
  • Crime Blotter - Oct. 26, 2011

    Area 1: No crimes reported Area 2 5300 block of Alta Canyada Road: A white 1987 Toyota pick-up truck was stolen sometime between 11:30 a.m. and 12 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 24. The truck was locked when the owner left it. 1300 block of Journey’s End...
  • Arrests made in La Cañada High School burglary

    Sheriff’s deputies have arrested three men for allegedly burglarizing La Cañada High School of approximately $25,000 worth of electronics shortly after midnight on Oct. 31. Two of the suspects, Erik Howell, 20, of Glendale, and David Pinnell, 21,...
  • Police Blotter: Residential burglaries, iPhones stolen from AT&T store

    Area 1 2700 block of Alabama Street: $3,650 of cash, collectible coins and jewelry were stolen from a home while its owners were on vacation, sometime between 9 a.m. on Friday, Nov. 4 and 12 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 7. The home had been ransacked. The home...
  • Suspect sought in La Cañada See's robbery

    Suspect sought in La Cañada See's robbery
    The See’s Candies on 1100 block of Foothill Boulevard in La Cañada had a not-so-sweet night Monday when a man faked having a gun and robbed two store employees of an undisclosed amount of cash, according to Sgt. Ray Harley of the Crescenta Valley...
  • Mail goes missing in La Cañada

    Mail goes missing in La Cañada
    Mail is going missing in at least one neighborhood of La Cañada Flintridge, according to one resident. Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department personnel are investigating to determine if mail thieves are at work. Jim Short, who lives on Journey&...
  • Police Blotter

    Area 1 No reports Area 2 1900 block of Foothill Boulevard: A catalytic converter valued at $1,318 was stolen from a 2004 Toyota Tacoma sometime between 8:30 a.m. and 3 p.m. on July 19 as the truck was parked on the south side of Foothill Boulevard. The...
  • What happened in LCF 10-20-30 years ago?

    Ten Years Ago The musical “Grease” was playing to packed houses in the auditorium at La Cañada High School. Directed by choral teacher LoriMarie Rios, the lead roles were held by Gavin Caswell, Nikki Wetzel, Charlie Young and Kim Lottman.  ...
  • Wrong-way driver arrested in stolen car

    Drivers on Foothill Boulevard had to watch out last Friday night, as a driver took his 1988 Chevrolet Cavalier down the wrong side of the road and through a red light before being stopped by Sheriff's deputies by Verdugo Boulevard at 10:30 p.m.  After...
  • Police Blotter Nov. 24: iPad, GPS devices, laptops stolen from vehicles

    Area 1 2300 Block of Florencita Avenue: A Motorola cell phone and a Garmin GPS device were stolen from a locked Chevy Van sometime between 8 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 17 and 7 a.m. on Friday, Nov. 18. There was no sign of forced entry to the van. 3000...