Vandalism

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Prolific Graffiti Vandal Arrested When He Returned To Admire His Work

San Francisco police say they arrested one of the city’s most prolific graffiti vandals when he returned to the scene of the crime to photograph his handiwork.

03/14/2015

The Colosseum is seen on April 25, 2010 in Rome, Italy.  (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

2 US Tourists Face Charges For Damaging Colosseum

Two American tourists face charges for carving their names into the Colosseum, the latest act of vandalism sustained by the ancient monument at the hands of tourists, police said Monday.

03/09/2015

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Support Of Israel Reason House Was Tagged With Swastikas, Frat Says

On Saturday morning – the holiest day of the week for Jews – swastikas spray painted in red on their Jewish frat house were the last thing these brothers expected to wake up to.

01/31/2015

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Breaker Box Break-Ins May Be Spreading To Rocklin

Bonnie Puleo was getting ready for bed, when suddenly the lights went out throughout her house. But everyone else in the neighborhood still had power. Her husband went outside to find someone had shut off their electricity at the breaker box.

01/21/2015

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Sign For Butte County Atheist Group Targeted By Religious Vandals

Caltrans has since removed the words scrawled on the sign, but the group who paid for it believes the vandals will be back.

01/14/2015

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Police: Vandals Hit Woodland Schools 3 Times In 3 Days

Police are investigating a string of vandalisms that have hit two Woodland schools over the past three days.

10/21/2014

Some of the graffiti found around campus. (Credit: Sacramento State Police)

Sac State Students Arrested For Tagging Areas Around Campus

Sacramento State University Police say that three students have been arrested for tagging numerous areas around campus.

05/16/2014

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Vandals Tip Over Smart Cars In San Francisco Overnight

Police in San Francisco are investigating why three smart cars were flipped over during an apparent early morning vandalism spree.

04/07/2014

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Police: 4 Tracy Teens Arrested For Vandalism Of 60 Cars, Several Homes

Four Tracy teenagers have been arrested for the alleged vandalism of 60 cars and several homes.

01/04/2014

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Cops Believe Tracy Vandalism Will Stop After Christmas Break Ends

Police have been flooded with calls about spraypainted cars and homes, and believe it could be the work of teens with time on their hands

01/02/2014

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Person Claims Responsibility For Taking Down Yellow Ribbons In Granite Bay, Calls Tribute An Eyesore

A tribute has been tarnished, and now the alleged culprit tells CBS13 why he or she ripped down hundreds of yellow ribbons honoring those serving in the military.

12/25/2013

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Skaters Annoyed After Lodi’s Only Skate Park Closes For Repairs

A Lodi skate park that has been plagued with problems of trash, alcohol and vandalism is closed again.

12/20/2013

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