Car Theft

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Caught On Video: Thief Breaks Into More Than 30 Cars In North Hollywood

A thief put a damper on the new year for dozens of North Hollywood residents after he broke into their cars, stealing their valuables and holiday gifts.


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Public’s Help Needed To Capture West LA Car Burglars

Police need the public’s help to capture a trio of car burglars suspected of committing thefts in West Los Angeles.


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Car Theft Suspect Wounded In Claremont Officer-Involved Shooting

A car theft suspect was wounded early Monday morning in an officer-involved shooting, police said.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/05/2014

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Car Theft Suspect Leads Police On 40 Minute Chase Throughout Los Angeles

Los Angeles police arrested a car theft suspect that led authorities on a 40 minute pursuit throughout Los Angeles early Tuesday morning.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/20/2013


Man, 91, Accused Of Stealing His Own Car Sues Insurance Company For Rejecting Claim

Clinton Hutchison told CBS2 News he used his 2004 Buick Regal for daily visits to see his wife of 68 years, who is suffering from Alzheimer’s, in a rest home until it was stolen in January from right outside his residence.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/12/2013

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Suspected Kidnapper Who Escaped Deputies In Malibu Captured In Maywood

A kidnapping and car theft suspect who escaped from custody in Malibu Monday was captured in Maywood Tuesday afternoon.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/29/2013

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Police Identify Murder Suspect Involved In Downtown Pursuit

A murder and robbery suspect who led police on more than an hour-long pursuit through downtown Los Angeles was listed in critical but stable condition Wednesday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/12/2012

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Rash Of Car Thefts Reported In Sylmar, Panorama City

There have been a string of car thefts in northwestern communities of the San Fernando Valley, according to a newspaper report.



Gunman Allegedly Steals Car, Evades Police

A gunman accused of stealing a car and evading police for about five hours in Santa Fe Springs was arrested Monday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/30/2012

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1 Dead, 1 Injured After Pursuit, Officer-Involved Shooting In Fullerton

A man was killed and another was injured after a pursuit and officer-involved shooting in Fullerton Thursday night.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/11/2012

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Boy Accused Of Theft, Burglary With Kendrec McDade Admits To Charges

The 17-year-old boy who was accused in a Pasadena burglary and theft with Kendrec McDade, who was later shot and killed by police, admitted to burglary, grand theft and failing to register as a gang member.


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2 Men Arrested In Connection With Theft Of John Travolta’s $100K Mercedes

Two men have been arrested in connection with the September theft of a vintage 1970 Mercedes-Benz 280SL convertible owned by actor John Travolta, according to Santa Monica police.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/25/2012

Car Theft Suspect Killed During Shootout With LAPD

A stolen car suspect has been shot to death during a Los Angeles police gunbattle south of downtown.


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Police Chase Ends With Suspect’s Car Rolling Over In West Covina

Police are chasing a suspect driving an allegedly stolen car in West Covina.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/11/2011

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Deputy Shoots Armed Car Theft Suspect After Pursuit

An armed man driving a stolen SUV has been critically wounded by a Los Angeles sheriff’s deputy after a high-speed chase.