The following crime trends are from 6/1/14 to 6/7/14, which included a total of 10 reported crimes.
Burglary/Theft from Motor Vehicle:
On 6/2/14 between approximately 5:45 pm and 8:30 am the next day, a BFMV occurred in the 800 block of N La Jolla Ave. An unknown suspect entered the victim’s locked vehicle by unknown means and removed a cellphone, keys, and instruments. The suspect attempted to start the vehicle and fled.
On 6/5/14 between approximately 9:30 pm and 9:30 am the next day, a BFMV occurred in the 700 block of N Sweetzer Rd. An unknown suspect smashed a window of the victim’s and removed electronic equipment.
On 6/5/14 between approximately 11:30 am and 10:00 am the next day, a BFMV occurred in the 600 block of N Hayworth Ave. An unknown suspect entered the victim’s locked vehicle by unknown meansand removed computer equipment.
Reminder: Don’t Be a Victim of An Auto -Related Property Crime! LOCK IT- A reminder to always lock your vehicle. HIDE IT- If you must leave valuables in the vehicle, hide them from plain sight. KEEP IT- A positive reminder that personal responsibility can safeguard your valuables from theft.
The Top Items Stolen from Vehicles: GPS Devices, Cell Phones/ Chargers, Money, Stereos/ Radios, Documents, Mail and Check books.
On 6/5/14 between approximately 10:00 am and 7:30 pm, a residential burglary occurred in the 700 block of N Alta Vista Blvd. Unknown suspects gained entry through the front door of the victim’s residence, ransacked the location, and removed a laptop, television, and radio.
On 6/6/14 between approximately 4:30 pm and 5:20 pm, a residential burglary occurred in the 300 block of N Crescent Heights Blvd. Unknown suspects gained entry through a side window of the victim’s residence, ransacked the location, and removed computer equipment.
On 6/5/14 between approximately 10:00 pm and 7:30 am, a residential burglary occurred in the 400 block of N Crescent Heights Blvd. Unknown suspects gained entry through the front door of the victim’s residence and fled.
Grand Theft Auto:
On 06/1/14 between approximately 11:30 pm and 8:00 am the next day, a gray 2004 Chevy Silverado was stolen near the intersection of Romaine St and Croft Ave.
On 06/7/14 at approximately 8:10 pm, a robbery occurred in the 400 block of N Fairfax Ave. The suspect approached the victim and began stabbing the victim in the neck with an unknown sharp object. The suspect demanded the victim’s property. The victim gave the suspect his cellphone in fear and the suspect fled. The suspect was described as male, other ethnicity, brown hair, brown eyes, 5’07” tall, between 170 and 180 pounds, between 40 and 49 years old, and had a round face.
2 thefts occurred during this reporting period.