It's not news that cell phone thieves run rampant in San Francisco, but what is news to us is that San Francisco cops are actually doing something about it -- or at least trying.
Although most of the thieves were not armed, police still feel the need to "alert the public" of these tech crimes, Corrales said, "and to let them know that we're taking action." The fact that it's been hard to spot a cop in this area as of late due to staffing shortages hasn't helped, he added, though that's changing.
But the captain didn't miss this opportunity to tap into his alliterative flair:
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