The above map shows where residential burglaries, or attempted burglaries, have been reported in Roseville in July. The red flags represent the most recent reported break-ins. The "house" markers show previous break-ins this month. Click on the markers to read more information about each incident.
This map is put together using information from the Roseville Police Department.
Here's a look at the recent residential burglaries:
Friday, June 29
Garage burglary: Between June 29 and July 6, someone entered the garage of a home in the 2200 block of Dorrington Drive while the residents were away, and took a portable stereo, skateboard and fan. The burglar appears to have made entry through the garage door, which had been left up about a foot for pet access.
Monday, July 2
Between June 29 and July 2, someone broke into a house in the 3300 block of Wickenby Way while the residents were away, and stole jewelry and a gun safe. During the same time frame someone also kicked the front door of a home on Wickenby Court, but didn't make entry into the house.
Wednesday, July 4
Between 10:40 a.m. and 11:30 p.m. July 4, someone removed a window screen and entered an apartment at 700 Gibson Drive, and stole a laptop computer, video game consoles and other items.
Tuesday, July 10
Between 7 a.m. July 10 and 2:30 p.m. July 12, someone went into a home in the 4500 block of Monet Way while the residents were away, possibly going through a rear window or sliding door. It's unknown at this time what was taken.
Thursday, July 12
Between July 12 and 15, someone kicked the front door of a home in the 2400 block of Valley Forge Way while the residents were away, rummaged through an upstairs bedroom and stole jewelry and items from a safe.
Between 6:30 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. July 12, someone went into a home in the 1300 Decker Drive, possibly by forcing a rear slider open, and stole a laptop computer and jewelry from the master bedroom.
Monday, July 16
At 9:50 a.m. July 16, a resident of the 1700 block of Chelsea Way came home and saw an unknown male running from his backyard. The burglar had gotten in by prying a back window, and had rummaged through the master bedroom and stolen jewelry from a jewelry box. The suspect was described as a white male in his mid-20s, 6'2" tall and 180 pounds, with short brown hair in a crew-cut. He had a cloth wrapped across his face. A second white male, also in his mid-20s, was waiting in a dark-colored, small SUV, similar to a Kia or a Subaru; they drove off.
Garage burglarized: Between 4 and 6 a.m. July 16, someone went into the garage of a home in the 1800 block of San Carlos Circle while the residents were inside the house. The burglar rummaged through garage cabinets and cars parked inside the garage, taking portable stereo equipment, car keys and the garage remote. The burglar got in through the partially open garage doors. The victim had raised the garage doors about 2 feet for ventilation.
The burglaries below were added to the map July 27:
Saturday, July 14
Between July 14 and 19, someone pried the doors to a vacant house in the 400 block of Dawnridge Road, and stole some aluminum cans from the side yard. Nothing was reported missing from the house.
Sunday, July 15
Garage Burglary: Overnight on July 15/16, someone went into an open garage in the 3000 block of Overton Way (the resident had accidentally left it open overnight), and stole a light blue Giant OCR3 road bicycle, with a small woman's frame and SPD clips.
Tuesday, July 17
Between midnight and 2:30 a.m. July 17, residents of a home on Carlina Court heard a crash coming from a room used as a home office. The residents weren't concerned because they assumed it was their cat knocking things down. Later they discovered that someone had gone into the office, scattered papers around and stolen a tablet computer, a camera, and cash and credit cards from a wallet. The burglar may have gotten in through an unlocked pedestrian garage door and then an unlocked door between the garage and the house.
Wednesday, July 18
Attempted Garage Burglary: At 5:30 a.m. July 18, a resident of an apartment complex in the 700 block of Central Park Drive heard a noise and saw two men trying to drag an exercise machine out of her garage. They had pried a door to get in. She yelled at them and they ran away. The incident was reported to police a few hours later. The suspects were described as white males, one wearing a black hoodie and the other wearing a gray and black striped hoodie.
Thursday, July 19
Garage Burglary: Between 8:30 and 9 a.m. July 19, someone was seen stealing an air compressor from the open garage of a house in the 1500 block of Pine Valley Circle, while the resident was going in and out of the house loading the car.
Between noon and 6:45 p.m. July 19, someone kicked the back door of a house in the 200 block of Donner Avenue and took a laptop computer and DVD player.
Saturday, July 21
Attempted Burglary: At 1:55 a.m. July 21, someone forced open the front door of a house in the 1000 block of Sandringham Way while the resident was away, activating a burglar alarm. It didn't appear that the burglar(s) made entry; possibly they were scared off by the alarm. Officers responded to check and secure the house.
Between 9 and 9:30 p.m. July 21, someone went into an apartment on Micro Court while the resident was away and took a laptop computer. There was no sign of forced entry, and the resident may have left the door unlocked.
Sunday, July 22
Between 8:30 p.m. July 22 and 12:30 a.m. July 23, someone smashed the rear window of a house in the 1300 block of Meadowvista Way while the residents were away, and took jewelry from a bedroom.
Between 2 and 8 p.m. on July 22, someone pried the back pedestrian door to a garage in the 1400 block of Crestmont Ave. while the resident was away, and went through the house, taking electronics, video gaming equipment and jewelry.
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