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January 30, 2020



This news from last week should help a little, but as we have seen with Apple heists when one crew is caught another steps in:

An operation dubbed “Operation Shattered Glass” by the San Mateo County Sheriff’s Office netted eight arrests and more than $2 million in stolen goods from a series of burglaries in San Mateo County, according to authorities.
The investigation came to a head in the early morning of Jan. 23 when the Sheriff’s Office crime suppression unit along with other agencies executed eight search warrants and multiple arrest warrants. The warrants stemmed from multiple auto, residential and commercial burglaries throughout the county. Most of the stolen property in these burglaries were electronics, laptops, cameras and commercial retail merchandise.

A total of eight suspects were arrested and booked into San Mateo County Jail. More than $150,000 in cash was seized during the operation as well as three vehicles and a residence totaling over $1.2 million, according to the Sheriff’s Office.


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Does anyone know what kind of sentences these fine contributors to society will receive if found guilty?


Got off the train yesterday and saw a homeless person with shopping cart, bags, dirty like the SF types, sleeping on a bench at the train station. The apple store is on my walk on my way home so I stopped there knowing I'd find at least a couple of our Burlingame police officers there guarding iphones. I reported it to the friendly officer and she said she'd call it in. I don't know whether she did and whether Burlingame is going to take care of this. I sure hope so.

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