Crime Bulletin: 08-089

Crime Bulletin: 08-089

Theft of Catalytic Converters
08-089 05/08/08

Catalytic Converters

The San Francisco Police Department has recorded a significant increase in the thefts of catalytic converters from vehicles. A majority of the victimized vehicles have been Mazda MPV's and Toyota trucks. These devices are part of a vehicle's emission system.

The public is urged to immediately report all such incidents to your local police department.

SFPD Auto Detail: 415-553-1261
SFPD Operations Center: (after hours) 415-553-1071
SFPD Anonymous Tip Line: 415-575-4444