Tag: theft

Arcadia Crime Blotters: July 22 – July 27
Crime

Arcadia Crime Blotters: July 22 – July 27

July 22 Shortly before 3:07 a.m., an officer responded to 24 Hour Fitness, 125 N. First Ave., regarding a vehicle burglary report. An investigation revealed an unknown suspect smashed the front passenger window and stole the victim’s backpack and wallet. No suspects were seen and no witnesses were located. July 23 Just after 12:21 a.m.,…

Arcadia Cops Nab Bicycle Thief with the Aid of GPS
News

Arcadia Cops Nab Bicycle Thief with the Aid of GPS

Shortly before 1:34 p.m. on Sept. 10, an officer responded to the Santa Anita Mall (400 South Baldwin Ave.) regarding an activation of an Arcadia Police Department GPS tracker. Arcadia PD detectives had previously deployed decoy bicycles with tracking devices to combat the increase in bike thefts throughout the city. An investigation revealed a 54-year-old…

Arcadia Police Nab Bicycle Thief via GPS
Crime

Arcadia Police Nab Bicycle Thief via GPS

  The Arcadia Police Department is committed to reducing property crimes by taking a proactive approach to catch criminals as they commit crimes. The police department has procured a number of GPS tracking devices in an effort to apprehend thieves. Detectives have partnered with citizens and local businesses by placing bait packages and bicycles equipped…