November 19, 2013
Police are investigating a residential burglary in Burbank where $3,000 worth of items were reportedly stolen on Monday. Between 9:30 a.m. and 9:30 p.m., unidentified thieves broke into the house - located in the 1700 block of North Maple Street - through the rear door and stole a laptop, computer, DVD player and watch, said Burbank Police Sgt. Darin Ryburn. The suspects ransacked the home, leaving drawers opened, and the television was hanging off the wall mount, Ryburn added.
October 29, 2013
Police are investigating a burglary attempt in which a man tried to drill through a door lock at a Burbank residence on Monday afternoon, police said. At 1:15 p.m., the man - described as Hispanic, in his 50s and roughly 175 pounds - knocked on the door of a Burbank townhome in the 700 block of Olive Avenue, said Burbank Police Sgt. Darin Ryburn. He was reportedly wearing jeans and a polo shirt. Five minutes later, after receiving no response, the man knocked again. Shortly after, the resident inside the home heard a drilling sound coming from outside and ran upstairs to call the police, Ryburn said.
August 20, 2013
Burbank police were searching for three burglary suspects in the area of Irving, Joaquin, Brown and Bel Aire drives in Burbank late Tuesday morning, and warned residents in that area to stay indoors and for others to avoid the area for the next few hours. Police believe the three suspects - two men and one woman - are in the area, authorities said just after noon. Further details about the burglary were not immediately available. Anyone with information about the suspects whereabouts is urged to call Burbank police at (818)
August 20, 2013
Two burglary suspects who police believe are “armed and dangerous” remain at large after a four-hour search that shut down part of Burbank's hillside area Tuesday, police said. Just before 9 a.m., police responded to the 900 block of Irving Drive regarding a burglary in progress, said Burbank Police Sgt. Darin Ryburn. A firearm was reportedly missing from a home, and two suspects - one of whom was described as a black man wearing jeans and possibly a hoodie - were at large, Ryburn said.
May 29, 2013
Two Pasadena men were arrested after officers reportedly found several stolen items, including GPS devices, iPhones, iPods and garage openers, in their car during a traffic stop in Burbank early Tuesday morning, police said. At 1:40 a.m., officers stopped the pair - Keith Anderson, 19, and Damon Allen, 21 - as they exited the Golden State (5) Freeway at Scott Road in a BMW, said Burbank Police Officer Joshua Kendrick. Upon approaching the vehicle, police smelled marijuana and subsequently searched the suspects and their vehicle.
April 22, 2013
Two Pacoima teens were arrested Friday after allegedly stealing an iPod, purse, wallet and other items from three cars in Burbank, police said. At around 1:15 p.m., officers were called to the 100 block of South Glenoaks Boulevard after callers reported that two young males smashed the back window of a Volkswagen, grabbed the items inside and ran away, said Burbank Police Lt. Eddie Ruiz. Police located the suspects, who were 16 and 17 years old, after searching the area, Ruiz said.
April 1, 2013
Four home burglaries were reported in Burbank over the weekend, including one in which thieves gained access by crawling through a vent, police said. On Friday or Saturday, thieves crawled through the vent for a home in the 1900 block of North Kenneth Road and stole gaming equipment and guitars, said Burbank Police Lt. Eddie Ruiz. In the late morning or early afternoon Saturday, burglars smashed a back window of a home in the 2000 block of Jolley Drive and took off with jewelry and cash.
March 19, 2013
A rash of home burglaries was reported in Burbank over the weekend, with computers and video game equipment being the hottest targets, police said. In four of the seven home burglaries reported between Friday and Sunday, computers and video game consoles were stolen from Burbank homes, said police Lt. Eddie Ruiz. Sometime between Saturday and Sunday afternoon, a television, a Nintendo Wii and jewelry were stolen from a home in the 900 block of North Avon Street after thieves pried open the back door.
January 28, 2013
Burbank police are investigating a series of burglaries in which nearly $17,000 worth of property and cash were stolen from four parked cars between Thursday and Sunday. Thieves broke into a Honda in the 200 block of East Palm Avenue between 10:40 and 11:30 a.m. Thursday and stole a wallet, cell phone and cash, said Burbank Police Lt. Eddie Ruiz. On Friday between 8:50 and 10:25 a.m., the window of a Porsche was smashed to steal a purse and cash -- together worth reported $12,000, according to police reports.
January 21, 2013
Police are investigating a burglary in which cash and jewelry were stolen from a Burbank home on Friday. The incident marked the fifth daytime home burglary reported in Burbank in recent weeks. Sometime between 9 a.m. and noon, unknown suspects broke into a home in the 800 block of North Kenwood Street and stole an undetermined amount of cash and jewelry, said Burbank Police Lt. Eddie Ruiz. It's unknown how the suspects entered the residence, police said. The other four burglaries were reported in the 900 and 2600 blocks of North Brighton Street, the 1900 block of North Fairview Street and the 2100 block of North Buena Vista Street.