First published in the July 9 print issue of the Glendale News-Press.
Glendale Police Department
A 35-year-old transient man was arrested at around 5:30 p.m. Saturday, July 2, on suspicion of burglary, possession of burglary tools, receiving stolen property, trespassing and possession of a controlled substance after allegedly burglarizing a home and trespassing on another property. Police allege the man burglarized a home in the 3100 block of Dragonfly Lane at around 2 p.m. that day and was later seen standing outside of a home in the 2200 block of Chevy Chase Drive, where he was recognized from the prior home’s security footage. The man was allegedly in possession of a bicycle belonging to someone else, wire cutters, a screwdriver, methamphetamine and a glass pipe.
Two 29-year-old Los Angeles men were arrested on suspicion of grand theft after being pulled over in an alley in the 1600 block of Glenoaks Boulevard at around 2 a.m. Sunday, July 3. Police reported finding two reciprocating saws, a dozen saw blades and a metal car jack inside the vehicle. One man was also booked for possession of burglary tools.
A 39-year-old Glendale man was arrested on suspicion of grand theft and tampering with vehicles after officers responded to a report that he was tampering with parked vehicles in the 600 block of Brand Boulevard at around 1 a.m. Friday, July 1. Officers said the man was seen on surveillance footage removing headlights from vehicles.
Crescenta Valley Sheriff’s Station
A resident in the 4200 block of Briggs Avenue in Montrose reported finding recently that an unknown person compromised her checking account and withdrew the full balance on Thursday, June 2.
A resident in the 2700 block of Mayfield Avenue in Montrose reported discovering recently that an unknown person fraudulently used her identity to create an account on a website and generate an outstanding balance in her name on Monday, June 3.
Information was gathered from incident reports and press releases prepared by the Glendale Police Department and the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department’s Crescenta Valley Station.