| Jun 20, 2014
| 12:25 PM
Vandalism: 5500 block of Godbey Drive. Someone from the La Cañada Flintridge Country Club contacted police to report that sometime between 9 p.m. Wednesday and 6 a.m. that day, someone had cut down a pine tree between the third and...
| Jun 19, 2014
| 11:26 AM
A man accused of dozens of graffiti attacks in San Diego allegedly tagged the courtroom in which he was being prosecuted for vandalism.
Francisco Canseco, 18, was arrested yet again -- this time by the San Diego County Sheriff's Department -- for...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 7:30 PM
Crime was down again in both Virginia and Hampton Roads in 2013 — with several Peninsula cities and counties experiencing sharp reductions that helped drive down the region's crime rate.
The new report from the Virginia State Police shows the rate...
| Jun 7, 2014
| 2:54 PM
Frustrated by tagging in his San Fernando Valley district, a Los Angeles city councilman called this week for new measures to crack down on graffiti vandals, especially when murals are defaced.
Councilman Paul Krekorian introduced a motion Friday...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 12:52 PM
San Francisco officials are once again faced with the problem of car-tipping.
Two ultra-compact Smart cars were "tipped over" early Friday in the neighborhoods of Cole Valley and Twin Peaks, said Police Officer Gordon Shyy.
The pint-sized, two-door...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 12:28 PM
| May 1, 2014
| 6:50 PM
Taking naps in weird places. Leaving cars where they don’t belong. Using water and plastic wrap in downright annoying ways. All normal senior pranks.
Peeing in the hallways? Not so much.
This week's end-of-year celebration involving urination at...
| May 13, 2014
| 9:37 AM
A Mark Rothko painting that was vandalized in 2012 at London's Tate Modern museum is back on view after undergoing restoration. "Black on Maroon," a work from 1958 that is part of the artist's so-called Seagram mural series, was the subject of an 18-month...
| Apr 22, 2014
| 7:15 PM
The CTA is hoping that a new deterrent will hit home with graffiti taggers who are thinking about leaving their mark on transit property.
The agency is taking vandalism and graffiti defendants — or in the case of minors, their parents or legal...
| Apr 19, 2014
| 3:25 PM
Reseda Cleveland baseball Coach Scott Drootin said Saturday that vandals struck the team's baseball facility overnight, causing thousands of dollars in damage. School police were called Saturday afternoon to investigate.
According to Drootin, a golf...
| May 23, 2014
| 1:52 PM
Petty theft: 600 block of Foothill Boulevard. A woman contacted police to report that, at around 7:15 p.m., someone had stolen her cellphone from her unlocked car while she was at a gas station. The woman parked at a pump and went in...
| May 6, 2014
| 5:45 PM
Mendoza Drive: Vandalism was reported in the 2900 block at 12:12 a.m. Monday.
Harbor Boulevard: Petty theft was reported in the 3000 block at 7:33 a.m. Monday.
19th Street: Vandalism was reported in the 800 block at 8:53 a.m. Monday....