March 10, 2016

$10,000 Reward Offered to Solve Home Burglary

A Santa Cruz resident is offering a $10,000 reward for information that leads to the conviction of those responsible for a home burglary in October 2015 and recovery of stolen property. Large amounts of jewelry, a Rolex and other watches, gold coins and family heirlooms were stolen from the home in the Western Drive neighborhood.

The residential burglary occurred sometime on 10/17/15 on the 1100 block of Western Drive. The burglary victim came home to find that an unknown suspect or suspects had broken into the residence and stolen jewelry and valuable keepsakes.

$10,000 reward is being offered for information leading to the conviction(s) of any person or persons responsible for the burglary and recovery of stolen property.

Anyone with information about this incident is encouraged to contact the Investigations Unit at (831) 420-5820. Anonymous tips can be sent through our Tip Line (831) 420-5995 or Online Crime Tip Form…/police/h…/leave-a-crime-tip

SCPD ask that residents continue to be alert and call 911 to report any suspicious activity in your neighborhoods. We also remind residents to document or photograph their valuables, especially jewelry, and electronics.