A Grinch, Flintstones, And 911 Pocket Dialing: Bizarre Thefts In And Around SacramentoThere are plenty of criminals lurking in the Sacramento area waiting to strike. While some thieves carry out their acts without a trace, others' clumsiness or bad luck lands them behind bars. Here are just a few memorable incidents in our region.
Call Kurtis Investigates: Thieves Can Use Smartphones to Clone Your KeysI decide to test it out with my own house key. San Francisco based KeysDuplicated.com requires you to upload images from the front and back of the key. The cost is $6 for the first key which you can pay by credit card. Within three days, my key arrives. I test it out with my home, and it let me in with no problem.
Judges: Brown Must Fully Comply With Order To Reduce Prison PopulationA panel of federal judges has rejected Gov. Jerry Brown's attempt to circumvent its long-standing order for reducing California's prison population.
Supreme Court Rules Against Life Without Parole For Young CriminalsThe Supreme Court ruled Monday that it is unconstitutional for state laws to require juveniles convicted of murder to be sentenced to life in prison without possibility of parole.
Rocklin Hit By Rash Of Home BurglariesPolice in Rocklin are on the lookout for criminals behind a rash of recent home burglaries that have left residents on-edge.
Skilled Criminals Posing As Students Fundraising In Placer CountyThere are some young people going door-to-door allegedly raising money for school programs, but they're really keeping the money for themselves.