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Thieves break into four cars on Sand Hill Road

Original post made on Aug 21, 2012

Clean cars, dirty cars, BMW, Audi -- the burglars weren't picky as they broke into four vehicles on Sand Hill Road on Aug. 15.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Monday, August 20, 2012, 4:57 PM

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Posted by Catch-And-Don't-Release
a resident of Another Palo Alto neighborhood
on Aug 21, 2012 at 3:16 pm

Maybe it's time for the local police departments to start running "stings" to catch some of these guys by loading up some "bait" vehicles with "goodies" and wait for something to happen.


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Posted by musical
a resident of Palo Verde
on Aug 21, 2012 at 3:47 pm

It could take a year for something to happen in a Country Club parking lot. And "bait" is often recognized as such by thieves with any experience.


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Posted by Catch-And-Don't-Release
a resident of Another Palo Alto neighborhood
on Aug 21, 2012 at 3:49 pm

> And "bait" is often recognized as such by thieves
> with any experience.

Maybe, so let's start with a "very dirty BMW 525i, and see what happens.


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Posted by musical
a resident of Palo Verde
on Aug 21, 2012 at 4:53 pm

Park it overnight near the corner of Emerson and Homer.

Another fun experiment for the adventurous is to dress in dark clothing and try to use any ATM near California and El Camino on a week-night between the hours of midnight and 3 am.


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