Code 459: Burglary, at Eagles Lodge at 923 Bath Street in Santa Barbara.
Cash Box cleaned out...
CSI Requested Crime Scene Investigation..
Terrible. The Eagles raise money for charity and pay for members' funerals.
That's exactly why they got hit: What kind of person steals from an outfit that services the legitimate needy? Those who can't pass any scrutiny at all.
Their clubhouse location is too close to the RR tracks, vagrant camps and the Mission Creek crime corridor. Lock it up. Good.
You got that right.
The Elks club in Goleta is another one that's very vulnerable by location, access from creek and big hole in the fence behind TJ's and 101