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Police arrest three alleged robbers who pepper-sprayed, punched Macy's security officer at Stanford Shopping Center

Original post made on Apr 7, 2022

Three women who allegedly pepper-sprayed and struck a loss-prevention officer at Stanford Shopping Center when he tried to stop them from shoplifting were arrested by police on Tuesday night.

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Posted by Enough
a resident of Menlo Park: other
on Apr 7, 2022 at 11:26 am

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The really sad thing is that even though they were caught with the stolen goods and the assaulted a person they will most likely not spend time in jail and will get probation. They will continue to commit these crimes and the infant will have them as a role model. If anyone wonders why property crimes and theft is so high in this area it's because even when they are caught there are no serious consequences.


Posted by pogo
a resident of Woodside: other
on Apr 7, 2022 at 1:14 pm

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Enough -

Exactly. The chances of being caught are very low. Of being arrested, lower still. Of being charged, even lower. Of being convicted, very rare. Of going to jail, almost nonexistent.

Welcome to California.


Posted by MenloVoter.
a resident of Menlo Park: other
on Apr 8, 2022 at 7:11 am

MenloVoter. is a registered user.

California has decriminalized crime, so now we see a large jump in crime. Who would have expected that? smh


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