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Map: Reported Roseville Home Break-Ins in April

Our map shows where home break-ins have been reported in Roseville since April 1.

The above map shows where residential burglaries, or attempted burglaries, have been reported in Roseville since April 1. 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.

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Here's a look at the recent residential burglaries:

(Burglaries below were added to the map April 11):

Friday, March 30

Between 6 p.m. on March 30 and 1 p.m. on April 2, someone went into a home under construction on Bright Eyes Court and took a microwave oven and a sink.

Wednesday, April 4

Between 7:45 a.m. and 4:45 p.m. on April 4, someone went into the back yard of a home in the 1400 block of Kingswood Drive, pried open a window, went in and stole a video game console and jewelry.   There are no known suspects, but a neighbor saw a white cargo van or truck with no license plates parked on the block during the timeframe of the burglary. A male and a female, described as either Hispanic or Filipino, were sitting inside the vehicle.

Friday, April 6

Between 11 a.m. on April 6 and 2 a.m. April 7, someone entered an apartment in the 800 block of Sierra College Boulevard through an unlocked rear sliding door while the resident was away, and took video game equipment and jewelry.

Monday, April 9

Between 12:30 and 10 a.m. on April 9, someone kicked in the door and burglarized a home in the 1300 block of Ridgecrest Way while the residents were gone.  Jewelry was taken.

Apartment garage burglaries —Sometime before April 9, two garage units at the 1450 Kingswood apartment complex were burglarized. The unknown suspect(s) forced the garage doors open, taking musical instruments from one unit and tools from another.

(Burglaries below were added to the map April 18):

Friday, April 6

Between 4 p.m. April 6 and 7:30 a.m. April 9, someone broke into a newly constructed home in the 2100 block of Arlington and took major appliances.

Saturday, April 7

Between 10 p.m. April 7 and 6 a.m. April 9, someone entered an unoccupied home in the 2000 block of Brixham Drive and took a microwave oven.  It's unknown how the burglar got in.

Monday, April 9

Between 4 a.m. and 3 p.m. on April 9, someone entered an unlocked apartment on Kent Place and took video game equipment.

Between 11 a.m. and noon on April 9, someone went into an unlocked house on Fig Street while the residents were away and took lawn care tools from inside the house and the backyard.  A white male between the ages of 18 and 20, with dark blond or brown hair, wearing a white-t-shirt and basketball shorts, was seen in front of the victim's house around the time of the burglary.  He was driving a tan four-door sedan, and was seen talking to another white male in a blue four-door sedan.

Tuesday, April 10

Between 2 p.m. on April 10 and 4 p.m. on April 12, someone went into an apartment in the 700 block of Vallejo Avenue and stole a laptop computer.  It's unknown how the burglar got in.

Wednesday, April 11

Garages burglarized:  Sometime overnight April 11/12, someone broke into several apartment garages in the 1500 block of Secret Ravine Parkway. The burglars took only small items, like a checkbook, and passed up other more valuable but larger items, like bicycles.

A tip from Roseville Police:  Roseville Police had several reports of detached apartment garage units being burglarized at night in apartment complexes throughout the city. They think the suspects are jamming a wedge or other device in the top of the garage doors, forcing the doors open and disabling the garage door opening mechanisms. The victims return to their garages and find they can't open the doors with their remotes.  Some of the victims haven't been calling police to make a report because they didn't have anything stolen. We'd like victims to call us anyway so we can keep track of this trend and look for possible leads. Also, please call in any suspicious activity, especially if you see someone tampering with a garage door or examining the top of garage doors.

Thursday, April 12

At 7:26 a.m. on April 12, officers responded to a burglary alarm at an unoccupied house in the 2000 block of Ajay Drive, and found that someone had broken a window in the back of the house and made entry, taking video game equipment.  Luckily for us, the suspect dropped his wallet and ID outside the house before fleeing the area.  At about 10 a.m., officers located the suspect walking on Vernon Street near D Street, carrying a bag of video game equipment. A 27-year-old male transient was arrested on suspicion of burglary.  The stolen items were returned to the victim.

Saturday, April 14

Garage burglary: Between April 14 and 16, someone burglarized an apartment garage on Micro Court.  It's unknown what, if anything was taken.

(Burglaries below were added to the map April 25):

Wednesday, April 4

Between April 4 and 16, someone went into a home in the 100 block of Cedar Street while the resident was away, and took televisions and other electronic items.

Saturday, April 14

Backyard burglary — Between April 14 and 22, someone stole a pool valve from the backyard of a home in the 1600 block of Calabria Way.

(Burglaries below were added to the map May 2):

Wednesday, April 25

Attempted residential burglary — At about 5 a.m. on April 25, someone cut a window screen and may have tried, unsuccessfully, to get into a house in the 1900 block of Wildwood Way.  The suspect wasn't seen.

Garage burglary — Between 9 p.m. April 25 and noon April 26, someone went into an unlocked car parked in a driveway in the 6100 block of Big Bend Drive, got  the  garage remote and opened the residence's garage door. They rummaged through the other car that had been parked in the garage, and then stole fishing equipment from the garage.  Fortunately the burglar didn't go into the house.

Garage burglaries —Overnight on April 25/26, several garages in an apartment complex in the 7900 block of Foothills Boulevard were broken into.  Golf clubs, biking gear, camping gear, other sports equipment and sound equipment were taken.

Saturday, April 28

Garage burglary —Overnight on April 28/29, someone went into the garage of a house in the 200 block of Birch Street. Items were moved around, but nothing was taken.

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Lauren Gibbs April 18, 2012 at 03:25 PM
We've just updated this map to show where the most recent residential burglaries have been reported in Roseville.
Lauren Gibbs April 25, 2012 at 03:55 PM
We've just updated this map with a couple more reported burglaries.
Lauren Gibbs May 02, 2012 at 07:18 PM
The map has been updated with a few more burglaries. There have been a few garage burglaries lately — make sure to lock up your garage too.

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