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Theft

Nov. 12, 10 p.m.: 1500 block of North Shoreline Boulevard, Mountain View


Detectives seek burglar ID assistance


 

Burglars stole a Los Altos Hills resident’s security cameras – but not before their mugs were captured and uploaded to internet cloud storage.

Now Santa Clara County Sheriff’s Office detectives are sharing some of the surveillance footage and seeking the public’s assistance in identifying those responsible for the Nov. 4 daytime burglary of an Elena Road home.

Detectives seek identities of Hills burglars captured on camera

Burglars stole a Los Altos Hills resident’s security cameras – but not before their mugs were captured and uploaded to the Cloud.

Police arrest suspect in murder of Foothill professor

The San Jose Police Department recently arrested a suspect in the homicide of Foothill College professor David Moglen.

Ruiz
Ruiz

Police arrested Eddie Ruiz, 28, of San Jose Oct. 7 in Los Altos Hills. He was booked into the Santa Clara County Main Jail on murder and attempted robbery charges.

Changing of the guard


 

After nine years as Los Altos’ top public safety official, Police Chief Tuck Younis is retiring effective Dec. 17. City officials named Los Altos Police Capt. Andy Galea as Younis’ replacement.

“I am grateful for the opportunity to have served the residents of Los Altos,” Younis said. “This is a wonderful community with wonderful people living and serving here. During my time here, we have made great strides in connecting and working with members of the public to improve public safety in the city of Los Altos.”


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