| Jan 14, 2015
| 2:24 PM
Sheriff’s officials are investigating a school burglary in which thieves stole cash from teachers’ desks and ransacked several classrooms at La Crescenta Elementary School, police reports state.
Sometime over winter break between Dec. 19 and...
| Nov 13, 2014
| 6:14 PM
Glendale is among the top 10 large cities in America with the lowest violent crime rate, according to an analysis of federal data released this week.
Last year, 181 violent crimes were reported in Glendale, which has a population of nearly 200,000. That...
| Dec 3, 2014
| 2:25 PM
Three men were caught on camera this week stealing a $1,000 Christmas tree on display in a Glendale parking lot, and on Tuesday, one was arrested, police said.
Surveillance footage — which was not immediately released — reportedly shows three...
| Dec 5, 2014
| 12:47 PM
Glendale police on Friday released surveillance photos of a man suspected of stealing a wallet and using the victim’s credit card to buy more than $1,500 worth of merchandise, police said.
On the afternoon of Oct. 8, the victim left his wallet on a...
| Dec 5, 2014
| 2:34 PM
Police are investigating a daytime burglary in which $3,700 worth of electronics were stolen from a Glendale home, police said.
Just before 5 p.m. on Wednesday, officers responded to the 1200 block of Oakridge Drive, where thieves had reportedly...
| Dec 8, 2014
| 2:38 PM
Three people were arrested Friday afternoon after Glendale police reportedly found nearly $3,000 worth of stolen cologne in their car during a traffic stop, police said.
The 22-year-old unlicensed driver, identified as Diego Rojas of Norwalk, was stopped...
| Jan 5, 2015
| 3:36 PM
Two men were arrested Monday afternoon in connection with a home break-in in La Crescenta, authorities said.
Around 1:10 p.m., police were called to the 3100 block of Abella Street, where a neighbor had reported a residential burglary, said Los...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 6:20 PM
A 31-year-old Glendale man was charged with burglary on Wednesday, four days after allegedly entering his former teacher’s home and stealing medicine from the bathroom cabinets, authorities said.
Police responded to the 400 block of Nolan Avenue on...
| Jan 8, 2015
| 10:19 AM
Police released surveillance photos Thursday of a woman suspected of stealing $1,470 worth of Louis Vuitton handbag charms from Bloomingdale’s in the Glendale Galleria last month, police said.
The woman, described as in her 20s with long black hair...
| Oct 21, 2014
| 12:29 PM
A security guard at Glendale Adventist Medical Center on Monday helped nab a 24-year-old man suspected of breaking into a car in the hospital’s parking lot by chasing the suspect on foot until police arrived, authorities said.
Just after 7 p.m.,...
| Oct 22, 2014
| 2:55 PM
Glendale police on Wednesday released surveillance photos of a man suspected of stealing four pairs of Nike shoes from the Designer Shoe Warehouse earlier this month.
On the afternoon of Oct. 2, the man — described by authorities as black, 47 to 55...
| Oct 22, 2014
| 5:10 PM
A man charged in connection with several home-invasion robberies, including one in Glendale in which an elderly couple was robbed at gunpoint, is due to appear in court next week.
Darren James, a reputed associate of a Los Angeles criminal street gang,...