SMC Sheriff's Office seeking tips on construction site thefts

The San Mateo County Sheriff's Office is seeking the public's help in finding at least two men who have been burglarizing construction sites in San Carlos.

On Wednesday, three separate work sites were burglarized. The crooks took table saws, drills, nail guns and hand tools, among others.

In all the thefts, the tools were left unsecured.

A vehicle of interest was seen in the area of one of the thefts Tuesday morning, the Sheriff's Office said. It was described as a 2000 to 2006 GMC Yukon or Chevy Tahoe, brown with large chrome rims.

Two light-skinned males were reportedly in the vehicle.

Anyone with information on these burglaries is encouraged to call the Sheriff's Office anonymous tip line at (800) 547-2700.

Bay Area NewsConstruction site theftsCrimeCrime & CourtsSan CarlosSan Mateo County Sheriff’s Office

If you find our journalism valuable and relevant, please consider joining our Examiner membership program.
Find out more at www.sfexaminer.com/join/

Just Posted

Dr. Grant Colfax, director of the Department of Public Health, said Friday he expected San Francisco to enter the purple tier within days. (Chris Victorio/Special to S.F. Media Co)
SF still in the red but expects move into purple tier ‘some time soon’

Four more counties moved into highest COVID-19 risk category by state

District Attorney Chesa Boudin announces charges against former SFPD Officer Christopher Samoyoa in the 2017 fatal shooting of Keita O’Neill at a press conference outside the Hall of Justice on Monday, Nov. 23, 2020. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)
DA Boudin charges fired SFPD officer with manslaughter over fatal shooting

Ex-Officer Christopher Samayoa to face criminal charges in killing of Keita O’Neil

The area near the Castro Muni Metro Station is expected to be affected by construction work on the Twin Peaks Tunnel, with lane closures on Market Street and some loss of parking. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)
Construction on Twin Peaks Tunnel to begin November 30

Area around Castro Muni Station will see greatest impacts including lane closures on Market Street

Cal Junior Quarterback Chase Garbers completed 28 of 42 passes 315 yards and three touchdowns and two interceptions in his last game against Oregon State. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
The Big Game: Stanford at Cal

What: The 123rd Big Game When: Friday, 1:30 p.m. Where: Memorial Stadium,… Continue reading

Most Read