Over the past two days, Atherton Police Department have taken reports of two residential burglaries. One on the east side and one on the west side of Atherton. Information on both burglaries are as follows:
On Friday evening, 09/24/21, a residential alarm was activated at approximately 8:25 p.m., on the unit block of Kilroy Way. Suspects gained entry by smashing a master bedroom window to the rear of the residence. When the alarm was activated, there was a six minute delay from the alarm activation to when the Atherton Police Department was notified by a third-party alarm company.
This morning, 09/25/21, at approximately 6 a.m., an Atherton resident on the 200 block of Oak Grove Avenue reported a notification from his surveillance camera of unknown suspects coming out of the residence. Suspects gained entry by smashing a window to the rear of the residence. After further investigation, it was determined the burglary occurred on Thursday evening shortly before 10 p.m. At this time, the victim is unsure what was taken.
Atherton Police want to remind residents that we offer free alarm monitoring which includes immediate dispatch of officers upon activation.
If you live in the area of this burglary and saw or heard anything suspicious, please contact the Atherton Police Department at (650) 688-6500.