December 3, 2021

Organized robberies in San Jose: Mayor Liccardo, SJPD make announcement about recent Lululemon, Valley Fair retail thefts

SAN JOSE, Calif. (KGO) — San Jose Mayor Sam Liccardo and the police division are anticipated to make an announcement Wednesday relating to recent retail thefts in the town.

You possibly can watch the press convention reside beginning at 1 p.m. in the video participant above.

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Mayor Liccardo introduced a proposal for funding in expertise that can help police in arrests and determent of a number of organized crime rings which have just lately engaged in robberies, auto thefts and drive-by shootings. The town council will vote on this proposal Tuesday.

The District Lawyer’s Workplace stated Wednesday that felony costs have already been filed in opposition to a number of suspects tied to recent retail robberies and extra arrests are on the way in which.

San Jose police say thieves entered the Lululemon retailer in Santana Row round 6:30 Sunday evening and took round $40,000 value of merchandise.

Police say the suspects had been gone earlier than officers arrived on the scene.

San Jose police stated it is as much as particular person retailers whether or not they beef up their very own safety.