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Mail thieves strike post office in Pleasanton

Original post made on Sep 29, 2021

United States Postal Service inspectors confirmed they are investigating a break-in that took place on Sunday at the USPS location in Pleasanton, where an unconfirmed number of large postal boxes were broken into.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Tuesday, September 28, 2021, 6:42 PM

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Posted by Harold Zimmerman
a resident of Pleasanton Meadows
on Sep 29, 2021 at 1:10 pm

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I should think there would be security cameras viewing the facility's entrance areas, and/or alarms on boxes that would alert appropriate agencies if opened by force.

Posted by Mike
a resident of Val Vista
on Sep 29, 2021 at 5:46 pm

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Harold Zimmerman - wearing a hoodie is an easy way to thwart video cameras. The hood covers enough of the face to obscure identification of thieves.
Video cameras are a false sense of security. NEVER let your guard down.
Also COVID has many people continuing to wear masks.

Posted by Willy
a resident of Old Towne
on Oct 1, 2021 at 10:51 am

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It should be noted that in addition to the Black Ave Post Office, the Hacienda Post Office was also hit on the same day. Happened on Sunday 9/26 between 4 & 6 AM.

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