catalytic converter

Rocklin PD, Sierra College host catalytic converter event

Catalytic converters are a hot commodity for thieves because of their availability, value, relative ease to steal and lack of identifiable markings. The lack of identification make ...

Rocklin police capture suspected catalytic converter thieves

Four people were arrested Sunday after reportedly trying to flee Rocklin after a catalytic converter crime spree. At around 7:30 p.m. Jan. 13, the Rocklin Police Department receiv ...

‘Etch and catch’ event aims to deter catalytic converter thieves

Catalytic converter thefts are on the rise in Rocklin, and Rocklin police are looking to help vehicle owners protect their property by offering a free etching event Saturday. On S ...

Resident’s tip helps police nab catalytic converter thieves

Roseville police arrested four men early Thursday morning in connection with a string of catalytic converter thefts. Police said an alert resident notified police around 3:45 a ...

Catalytic converter thefts sweep city

Despite a new law, a rash of catalytic converter thefts are plaguing Rocklin neighborhoods. Rocklin resident Scott Snyder got an unwelcome New Year’s Eve surprise outside his F ...

Ask the Mechanic: Understanding the role of a catalytic converter

The average consumer usually doesn’t need to think about their catalytic converter. But for those required to pass a state-mandated emissions test, or smog check, the catalytic c ...