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Anti-DUI campaign continues through Labor Day

An aggressive anti-DUI campaign underway in conjunction with the Labor Day holiday weekend has netted the arrests of 35 local individuals, the Santa Clara County Sheriff’s Office reported this week.

Law enforcement officials representing 13 local agencies made the arrests between 12:01 a.m. Aug. 19 and midnight Tuesday, but the national “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” campaign continues through midnight Monday.

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Suspicious car spotted on Sylvian Way

Police received a call concerning a suspicious car on Sylvian Way Aug. 27. A passerby reported that a Ford white-panel van was initially parked on the street and then drove slowly down the road. Los Altos police were unable to establish contact with the driver.

Men get stuck in museum elevator

A groom and groomsman got stuck in the elevator at the Los Altos History Museum Aug. 27. They were able to get out of the elevator and out of the two-story building in time for the wedding.

Los Altos man, 58, dies in Foothill crash

fatal foothillA single-car accident on Foothill Expressway claimed the life of a local man Monday.

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Breaking and entering

Los Altos police responded to an alarm call at IKB Design & Construction at 346 Main St. Aug. 22. According to company president Ilona Lindauer, suspects kicked in the front door and stole four desktop computers valued at an estimated $4,000 before exiting through the store’s rear door. Officers are investigating.


A mountain bike was reported stolen from Los Altos High School Aug. 17. Police are investigating the incident as a theft.

Detectives arrest LAHS grad on child porn charges


The quotes high school seniors select to accompany yearbook photos tend to reflect their outlook on life. Josh Chispa chose “ANYTHING IS POSSIBLE!!!” a nod to Boston Celtics player Kevin Garnett’s post-2008 NBA championship exclamation.

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