Roseville Crime Report Weekly Update
The Roseville Police Department's weekly crime report update for February 26, 2013.
Police Beat 1 - Northeast Roseville
Harding/Galleria area, theft from a vehicle: Between 10 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. February 15, someone went into an SUV parked in front of a coffee shop in the 900 block of Pleasant Grove Blvd., and took a laptop computer. There was no sign of forced entry into the vehicle. Harding/Galleria area, vandalism: Overnight February 21/22, someone shot a pellet gun and made several dents in a parked vehicle in the 800 block of Gibson Drive.
East Roseville Parkway, vehicle burglary: Overnight February 25/26, someone broke the window of a car parked in an apartment complex in the 1500 block of Secret Ravine Parkway, rifled through the glovebox and stole an iPod.
Police Beat 2 - East Roseville
Johnson Ranch, bike theft: Sometime during the evening of February 25, someone stole a blue Huffy single-speed Beach Cruiser bike from in front of an apartment in the 3800 block of Eureka Road.
Police Beat 3 - Central Roseville, south of the tracks
Cirbyside, vandalism: Between midnight and 7 a.m. February 22, someone threw a rock through the window of an office in the 1200 block of Coloma Way. No entry was made.
Police Beat 4 - Central Roseville, north of the tracks
Roseville Heights, bike theft: Overnight February 24/25, someone stole the wheels off of a bike that had been locked up in the lobby of a residential hotel in the 300 block of Lincoln Street.
Vineyard, vehicle burglary: Between 3:45 p.m. February 21 and 4 a.m. February 22, someone broke the window of a car parked in the 1000 block of Hickory Street, and took a backpack.
Vineyard, vehicle theft: Between 3 and 5 a.m. February 22, someone stole a white 1994 Ford Explorer from the 600 block of Brookwood Road. The resident remembered hearing a loud noise at about 3:40 a.m.
Los Cerritos, bike theft: Between 10 a.m. and 7 p.m. February 24, a Nordic Track bicycle was stolen from a yard in the 500 block of Main Street.
Police Beat 5 - North Central Roseville
Foothills-Junction, theft: Between 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. February 24, someone stole a backpack leaf-blower and a power hedge trimmer from the back of a pickup in the 1700 block of Chilton Drive.
Stanford, suspected shoplifters arrested: At 6:55 p.m. February 21, two suspected shoplifters fled from a home improvement store on Fairway Drive with stolen merchandise, fighting off and assaulting a store security officer who was trying to stop them. They drove away at a high rate of speed, hitting a parked car in the parking lot as they left. A shopper witnessed the incident and got the license plate number of the suspects' vehicle for the investigating officers. Officers researched the license plate number, identified suspects, and went to Sacramento that evening to arrest them. The 23-year-old man and 25-year-old woman, both from Sacramento, were arrested on suspicion of robbery (using force against the security personnel to steal the merchandise), conspiracy, and child endangerment--they had three small children in the back of their car when they fled from the store.
Police Beat 6 - West Roseville
Sun City, attempted burglary: At 12:50 a.m. February 21, officers responded to a burglary alarm at a drug store in the 1700 block of Pleasant Grove Blvd., and found that someone had tried unsuccessfully to break the glass door of the business. Surveillance video showed a slender white male in his late teens or early 20s, wearing a ski mask, black sweatshirt and white bermuda-length shorts, hitting at the door with a golf club. He wasn't able to break through the glass, and nothing was taken. He drove away in a silver-colored sedan.
Quail Glen, theft attempt: Overnight February 24/25, someone went into an unlocked car in the 1500 block of Dickinson Drive, and rummaged through it. Fortunately the victim hadn't left anything of value inside, and nothing was taken.
Junction West, vandalism: Between 2:30 a.m. and 10 a.m. February 23, someone smashed the windows of a vehicle in the 1900 block of Ambridge Drive.
Blue Oaks, stolen vehicle update: In early November, a Mercedes sedan was stolen from a resident's garage on San Esteban Circle by an unknown suspect. On February 24, the San Joaquin County Sheriff's Department recovered the stolen Mercedes. Since its theft, it was used in a robbery and then was involved in an officer-involved shooting. Both the robbery and the officer-involved shooting were in the Stockton area.
Fiddyment Farms, attempted car break-in: Overnight February 24/25, someone pried the weather-stripping and broke the window of a car parked on Bramble Court. Nothing was taken, and the burglar may have been scared off by the car alarm's activation.
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