Dec. 3, 7:33 a.m., 200 block of Almond Avenue: Los Altos High School representatives contacted police after discovering that unknown suspects broke into several portable classrooms overnight. Police said pry marks were visible on the doors of the classrooms, which had several items missing.
Dec. 5, 8:31 a.m., East Portola Avenue: A resident reported that someone smashed the passenger window of her vehicle overnight and stole her purse.
Dec. 5, 10:24 p.m., 4900 block of El Camino Real: An unknown individual broke the passenger window of a vehicle. No items were reported missing.
Water heater fire
Dec. 7, 7:41 p.m., 27000 block of Moody Road, Los Altos Hills: Fire crews responded to a water heater fire likely caused by smoldering materials left by nesting rodents. County fire officials estimated $500 in property damages as a result of the blaze.
– Diego Abeloos