Long Beach, California – Officials stated Thursday that police will tighten up their presence in East Long Beach’s Park Estates area after 11 burglaries were recorded there between June and December.
The first in the series of alleged house burglaries occurred in the 5300 block of El Parque Street near Cal State Long Beach on June 12 and 13, according to police. Ten more burglaries followed, with the most recent taking place on December 12.
According to authorities, the majority of these incidents have occurred during the day or afternoon hours, when no one is home. Although the exact number of people participating in the break-ins is unknown, authorities are reviewing video footage. There is no suspect information at this time, but detectives are checking suspect and vehicle descriptions, according to the LBPD.
Anyone with information on the current investigation is asked to call the LBPD Burglary Detail at 562-570-7351.