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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Thank you to a good samaritan

Last weekend I lost my cell phone near the Dish area. Early the next morning a young woman phoned saying she had found it....

Original post made by Nora Charles on Aug. 30, 2011
Last comment by Nora Charles, on Sep 1, 2011 at 11:29 pm | 3 comments | 1425 Views

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Startup Equity: Do You Know What You Need To Know?

Palo Alto is perhaps home to more startups per capita than any other city in the world. Hardware, software, SaaS, biotech,...

Original post made by Chris Zaharias on Oct. 14, 2011
Last comment by sean, on Oct 10, 2012 at 1:27 am | 3 comments | 2400 Views

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Man to face murder charge in 1995 stabbing

A man accused of murdering a teenage mother in front of her 2-year-old daughter more than 15 years ago appeared in a San...

Original post made on Oct. 15, 2011
Last comment by Anon., on Oct 15, 2011 at 2:40 pm | 3 comments | 2197 Views

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Traffic signal hacked?

It appears that either the traffic signal at Lytton and Alma (at the train station) was hacked, or someone had extremely...

Original post made by asharpe on Oct. 25, 2011
Last comment by Crescent Park Dad, on Oct 26, 2011 at 12:22 pm | 3 comments | 1675 Views

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Firefighters 'knock down' house fire in Woodside

Firefighters from the Woodside Fire Protection District "knocked down" a two-alarm structure fire in a large one-story house...

Original post made on Dec. 1, 2011
Last comment by Firefighter, on Dec 2, 2011 at 1:12 pm | 3 comments | 2071 Views

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Crime on South Court last night?

One block of South Court (2nd block north of E.Meadow) was blocked last night by 6 or 7 police cars. I was concerned for...

Original post made by Matthew on Dec. 7, 2011
Last comment by unattended, on Dec 20, 2011 at 8:46 am | 3 comments | 1910 Views

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Fry's customer escapes gun-wielding man

A man received an unwelcome holiday surprise in the parking lot of Fry's Electronics Wednesday night when two men wearing...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2011
Last comment by Robert, on Dec 9, 2011 at 5:18 pm | 3 comments | 1990 Views

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Man charged in child's death seeks case dismissal

A teenager accused of shooting and killing a 3-month-old boy in East Palo Alto in June sought to have charges against him...

Original post made on Dec. 19, 2011
Last comment by KD, on Dec 20, 2011 at 10:49 am | 3 comments | 2519 Views

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DUI arrests down in Santa Clara County

There were 100 fewer people arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs in Santa Clara County...

Original post made on Jan. 3, 2012
Last comment by End-The-Checkpoints-Now!, on Jan 3, 2012 at 3:08 pm | 3 comments | 2087 Views

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Teen wounded in East Palo Alto shooting

Police are investigating a shooting that injured a teen in East Palo Alto Monday afternoon. Read the full story here http://www.paloaltoonline.com/news/show_story.php?id=24154&e=y...

Original post made on Jan. 31, 2012
Last comment by member, on Jan 31, 2012 at 2:26 pm | 3 comments | 2181 Views

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Woman arrested in fatal East Palo Alto stabbing

Police in East Palo Alto have arrested a woman suspected of fatally stabbing her boyfriend at their home Tuesday morning,...

Original post made on Feb. 7, 2012
Last comment by Spicy, on Feb 8, 2012 at 2:04 pm | 3 comments | 2512 Views

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Police arrest former Los Altos city employee

A former City of Los Altos employee suspected of stealing more than $30,000 from the city through fraudulent transactions...

Original post made on Feb. 8, 2012
Last comment by Solon, on Feb 9, 2012 at 5:48 pm | 3 comments | 2472 Views

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Former Citigroup employee gets prison sentence

A former Citigroup Inc. sales assistant who stole $800,000 from the financial firm's clients in Palo Alto has been sentenced...

Original post made on Mar. 13, 2012
Last comment by David Pepperdine, on Mar 14, 2012 at 3:06 pm | 3 comments | 2653 Views

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Identity-theft forum to be held in Palo Alto tonight

In response to the rise in identity thefts, Santa Clara County Supervisor Liz Kniss and District Attorney Jeff Rosen will...

Original post made on Mar. 15, 2012
Last comment by Walt, on Mar 15, 2012 at 2:01 pm | 3 comments | 2007 Views

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Helicopter crashes in baylands

PAPD and PAFD are on scene of a helicopter crash in the Palo Alto baylands just north of the MSC and west of the landfill....

Original post made by Joe on Mar. 15, 2012
Last comment by Tyler Hanley, on Mar 15, 2012 at 6:11 pm | 3 comments | 2091 Views

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Police Activity at Louis/Loma Verde Monday 4.15

Definitely something has happened, lots of cars, police cars with lights flashing, sirens, bystanders. Anyone know what's...

Original post made by Neighbor on Apr. 16, 2012
Last comment by Neighbor, on Apr 16, 2012 at 10:24 pm | 3 comments | 2033 Views

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State senate passes distracted-driving bill

A bill that would increase the base fines for distracted driving passed the California State Senate Tuesday. Read the full...

Original post made on May. 15, 2012
Last comment by Anon., on May 17, 2012 at 1:10 pm | 3 comments | 3164 Views

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EPA woman pleads not guilty in DUI fatality

An East Palo Alto woman accused of killing another woman in a drunken driving crash last year has pleaded not guilty to second...

Original post made on May. 17, 2012
Last comment by twiin, on Jul 31, 2012 at 4:32 pm | 3 comments | 4058 Views

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Victim watches as thieves steal jewelry from home

A Palo Alto woman who left her residence for 20 minutes returned home to watch two men abscond with her jewelry Wednesday. Read...

Original post made on May. 25, 2012
Last comment by Fact, on May 27, 2012 at 8:27 am | 3 comments | 2596 Views

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Two-acre brush fire skirts Stanford hills

A fire of unknown origin burned two acres of Stanford land off Interstate Highway 280 in Palo Alto Monday afternoon. The...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2012
Last comment by Moo, on Jun 18, 2012 at 8:28 pm | 3 comments | 3040 Views
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