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Man Wanted For Stealing More Than $35K Worth Of Electronics From LA County Stores

The suspect’s latest heist was an $800 smartphone from a Best Buy in Torrance, authorities said.


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Asst. Bank Manager Accused Of Bank Heist Says Boyfriend Tricked Her Into It

Aurora Barrera, 33, of Huntington Park is charged with conspiracy to commit bank robbery and bank robbery in an indictment filed in Los Angeles federal court.


Police collect evidence following a botched robbery at a jewelry store in Fullerton. (credit: CBS)

Botched Jewelry Heist In Fullerton Ends In Gunfire

A botched jewelry store heist in Fullerton Wednesday evening ended in gunfire.


Three men robbed the upscale Tala jewelry store in Santa Monica Sunday. One suspect is still at large. (credit: CBS)

Police Hunt Suspect Who Robbed Upscale Jewelry Store In Santa Monica

Police are searching for a possibly armed man who robbed an upscale jewelry store in Santa Monica.



Suspects Sought In OC Sam’s Club Heist

Authorities in Orange County were asking the public for help in finding two robbery suspects who allegedly targeted a mother at a Sam’s Club in Stanton.


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Alleged Thief Uses Son, 12, To Distract Elderly Man In $200K Jewelry Heist

Police said a brazen thief used his 12-year-old son to distract an elderly man while he stole $200,000 worth of jewelry from the victim’s San Clemente home.

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Authorities say more than $1 million in jewels was stolen from this Riverside business Saturday. (credit: CBS)

$1.5 Million Jewelry Heist Reported In Riverside With Suspects In Halloween Masks

Authorities in Riverside report the theft of $1.5 million in jewels from a Riverside business by two suspects wearing Halloween masks.


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Brazen Bank Robbers Who Strapped Device To Manager Remain At Large

Two masked gunmen remained at large Thursday following a bizarre bank heist in which they strapped what they said was a bomb to the bank manager’s midsection and forced her to order employees to “take out all the money” from her branch.


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Best Stores For Summertime Shoes In Los Angeles

From flamboyant to classic chic, summer footwear is a rainbow of colorful pick-me-ups for showing off pristinely pedicured feet. The streets of Los Angeles are chock-full of summer’s new styles as well as the season’s staples.


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4 Suspects Wanted In Violent OC Jewelry Store Heist

Authorities are looking for four suspects after violent hold-up at an Orange County jewelry store.

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Sketch Released, Reward Offered In Snowboarder Bandit Case

A composite sketch was released Monday of a man, known at the Snowboarder Bandit, who is on the FBI’s most wanted list of bank robbers.


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2 Suspects Robbed During Botched Burglary In Venice

Two would-be burglars, who broke into a Venice home, were manhandled and had their identification taken before they were eventually arrested, authorities said.


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Merchant Carrying $2M In Diamonds Robbed In North Hollywood Heist

A lightning-quick robbery with a big payoff left police on Friday searching for a handful of suspects.

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Masked burglars were caught on tape at a downtown jewelry store. (credit: LAPD)

Masked Gunmen Make Off With $3M In Jewels And Merchandise

Like something out of a Hollywood movie, two masked gunmen tunneled their way into a downtown jewelry store and made off with about $3 million in jewels and merchandise.

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3 Charged In El Monte Jewelry Heist, High-Speed Pursuit

Three men have been charged and a fourth suspect is still at large after a jewelry store robbery last weekend that ended in a dangerous police chase.