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Robbery

1:30 to 2 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 29

15900 block of South Budlong Avenue

• Two men told Gardena police that as they walked south along Budlong Avenue they were robbed at gunpoint by a suspect who exited a silver Honda Civic.

Taken were cash credit cards and miscellaneous paperwork from one victim, and a cell phone from the second victim.

The suspect was seated in the passenger-side of the Civic when it drove past the two men.

Robbery

1:30 to 2 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 29

15900 block of South Budlong Avenue

• Two men told Gardena police that as they walked south along Budlong Avenue they were robbed at gunpoint by a suspect who exited a silver Honda Civic.

Taken were cash credit cards and miscellaneous paperwork from one victim, and a cell phone from the second victim.

The suspect was seated in the passenger-side of the Civic when it drove past the two men.

The vehicle stopped and the suspect exited and approached the men.  The suspect was carrying a handgun in one hand and as he got closer to the victim, he appeared to chamber a round.

He asked the men to empty their pockets, then took their possessions. No physical contact was made and the suspect calmly got back into the Civic, and left the scene.

Robbery

10:30 to 10:45 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 28

14600 block of South Crenshaw Boulevard

• A male suspect grabbed a woman’s purse as she waited for the bus.

He snatched the purse and fled before the woman could get a look at him.

Reported stolen by the victim included $5, a purse, credit cards and ID papers.

The woman, who was four-months pregnant, was unharmed in the robbery.

Grand theft

6:26 p.m. Friday, Nov. 30

15100 block of South Crenshaw Boulevard

• A purse was reported stolen from an unlocked vehicle.  Stolen items included $200 in currency, miscellaneous make-up, and ID and bank cards.

Grand theft

Friday, Nov. 23 to Monday, Nov. 26

14900 block of South Wadkins Avenue

• A woman started her pickup truck which was a parked near her residence overnight and when as the engine was turning over, she heard a loud noise.

Upon inspection she noticed her catalytic converter was missing.

Grand theft

10 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 13

1200 block of West 162nd Street

• As she was helping her mother, a woman left her weddings rings on a fireplace mantle at her mother’s home.

Realizing that she left the rings, she later called her mother to ask her to place the rings in a safe place.

The mother told her daughter that she could not find the rings. The daughter came to her mom’s home and searched unsuccessfully for the jewelry. She waited a month before calling police, hoping the rings would turn up.

Burglary – residential (attempt)

11 to 11:50 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 28

15800 block of South Arcturus Avenue

• An outer security screen door was damaged in a burglary attempt. Damages to the door was estimated at $150.

Burglary – residential (attempt)

8:45 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 28

14900 block of South Van Ness Avenue

• Police found pry marks on two rear windows and a rear door that appeared to be kicked. No entry was made into the residence.

Burglary – vehicle

Friday to Monday, Nov. 23-26

15200 block of South Raymond Avenue

• Third-row seat was stolen from a GMC Yukon. The vehicle’s front-door handle was found pried by the suspect(s).

Burglary – residential

9:20 to 9:45 a.m. Friday, Nov. 30

15500 block of St. Andrews Place

• TV was taken in a home burglary. The front was not locked, police noted.

Burglary – commercial

5:06 a.m. Friday, Nov. 30

1600 block of West Artesia Boulevard

• A store was burglarized by two suspects. Nothing was reported taken.

Burglary – residential

6:30 to 10:53 p.m. Friday, Nov. 30

15200 block of South Chanera Avenue

• Reported stolen were approximately $800 in U.S. Currency, an unknown amount of silver coins, and miscellaneous jewelry.

The front door appeared to be forced open, police noted.

Vehicle

Dec. 1

15000 block of South Halldale Avenue

• Stolen – red ’88 Honda Civic CRX.

Nov. 30

1600 block of El Segundo Boulevard

• Stolen – white/blue ’96 Yamaha 96 motorcycle.

Nov. 30

1400 block of West 148th Street

• Stolen – black ’00 Chevy Cavalier.

Nov. 28

1200 block of West 159th Street

• Recovered – green ’96 Honda Civic.

Nov. 28

1400 block of West 146th Street

• Stolen – gold ’06 Buick Lucerne. Located Nov. 28 by LAPD, 77th Street Division.

Nov. 25-26

15200 block of South Raymond Avenue

• Stolen – black ’03 Chevy MTC Monte Carlo. Located by L.A. Sheriffs, Century office.

Nov. 25

1300 block of West 170th Street

• Stolen – green ’97 Honda Accord. Located Nov. 28 by LAPD, Harbor Division.

Nov. 20

17300 block of Denker Avenue

• Stolen – burgundy ’95 Honda Accord. Located Nov. 26 by Los Angeles Sheriffs, Carson office.

Nov. 9

1400 block of West 178th Street

• Stolen – brown ’90 Honda Accord. Located Nov. 29 by LAPD, Harbor Division.