Watch CBS News

Robbery, Looting Spree Across Bay Area - Timeline of Incidents Over Past Week

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) -- Takeover robberies at Oakland cannabis dispensaries early Monday, which included a shootout with police, punctuated a week of organized smash-and-grab robberies and other violent incidents across the Bay Area.

Monday, November 15




  • Three people were arrested after dozens of looters swarmed into the Nordstrom store in downtown Walnut Creek, terrorizing shoppers, assaulting employees, and ransacking shelves before fleeing in a several vehicles waiting for them on the street.
  • A suspect was killed in a fatal officer-involved shooting and a 17-year-old was shot dead in separate incidents in Oakland, while a gunfire erupted at a massive sideshow at 90th and MacArthur Blvd.
  • A cannabis dispensary at 8440 Enterprise Way in Oakland was robbed while a marijuana growing operation was broken into at 26th and Adeline.
  • A mob of looters were captured on security camera stealing prescription drugs from Wellspring Pharmacy in Oakland.


  • A large mob of people caused a huge disturbance inside Southland Mall in Hayward, with dozen of looters breaking display cases at Sam's Jewelers and quickly fleeing with merchandise.
  • A group of people took over the Lululemon store on San Jose's Santana Row, fleeing with merchandise before police arrived.
  • There was an exchange of gunfire between a security guard and looters at an online marijuana dispensary and distribution center in the 300 block of Pendleton Way. At least one looter was wounded by gunfire.
  • Looters made off with merchandise at a Walgreens on High Street in Oakland.



View CBS News In
CBS News App Open
Chrome Safari Continue
Be the first to know
Get browser notifications for breaking news, live events, and exclusive reporting.