News By Category: Crime Alerts
June 28, 2017
Golden Valley Police are continuing to see an increase in reported theft from autos, garage burglaries, and auto thefts in residential areas. Many are due to unlocked cars and doors. The majority of these incidents could have been prevented.
June 2, 2015
On June 1, 2015, five residential burglaries were reported in northeast Golden Valley (east of Hwy 100 and north of Golden Valley Rd–see map below for more detail). All of these forced-entry burglaries occurred during the day when the homeowners were away from home, and unknown suspect(s) stole items including electronics, computers, and jewelry.
February 26, 2015
Over the last several weeks, Golden Valley police have taken multiple residential burglary reports that have similarities. These incidents are occurring during the day while homeowners are gone, and burglar(s) are forcing entry (breaking glass; kicking doors) to gain access to the home and stealing everything from electronics, household items, jewelry, and firearms. Please be alert to all activity in your neighborhood and call 911 if you see or hear anything suspicious.
October 24, 2014
October 2, 2014
Over the last several weeks, the Golden Valley Police Department (GVPD) has seen an increase in residential burglaries across the city. Please be alert to unfamiliar vehicles in your neighborhood and parking in neighbors’ driveways. Call 911 immediately when you see or hear anything suspicious.
September 19, 2014
Over the last several weeks, the Golden Valley Police Department (GVPD) has seen a small increase in residential burglaries across Golden Valley, generally occurring during the day and into early evening when homeowners are away from home.
July 31, 2013
The Golden Valley Police Department (GVPD) has taken several reports over the last two weeks of theft from vehicles and vehicles that have been tampered with. All of the reported incidents have occurred in the northeast corner of the city (Zone 5).
July 1, 2013
Over the weekend, the Golden Valley Police Department (GVPD) took reports for three residential burglaries in the area just west of Byerly’s. Burglars gained entry through unsecured windows in two instances but were thwarted by locked doors and windows in the third.
November 15, 2012
Golden Valley police arrested three burglary suspects in Maple Grove Nov 13 after a 17-mile chase through Golden Valley and Plymouth during the morning rush hour. It all started with a 911 call from an observant homeowner.
July 11, 2012