Latest Robbery Stories

2014-05-01 23:06:04

Over 400 career burglars interviewed in sourced report — national home security company Protect America compiles information and recommends methods to combat burglaries in downloadable e-book.

2013-05-30 23:21:20

Data from My Protection Link reveals the United States has more than 4x more burglaries than any other country. (PRWEB) May 30, 2013 Statistics uncovered

2013-02-19 23:03:42

According to NBC Los Angeles, a string of recent burglaries has now been exposed as a complicated crime ring targeting Los Angeles Times newspaper subscribers.

2012-08-03 23:02:10

Home Security Store’s most recent infographic, Characteristics of a Burglar, indicates that most burglaries are committed by white males under the age of 25, says infographic designer Justin

2011-07-27 00:01:19

Gene West, a violent crime victim, is fighting back with a new iPhone app, Thugs Mug. (PRWEB) July 26, 2011 Gene West, a victim of a violent crime, is fighting back with a new iPhone app, Thugs Mug. Thugs Mug is the world’s first safety protection app for iPhone and iPad 2.

2009-09-30 17:48:33

A Florida woman said items taken from her home during a recent burglary include her Nintendo Wii console, a pair of handguns and her uncle's ashes. Denise Littler of Bradenton said the wooden box that held the ashes of her uncle, David Littler, who died at age 83 four years ago, was left in its place along with her relative's military medals and dog tags during Friday's burglary, but a plastic bag containing the ashes was taken, the Tampa Tribune reported Wednesday. It's, like, 'Hello,' she...

2009-09-30 14:19:00

Authorities in Florida said a man was arrested and charged with breaking into a back yard and jumping into a pool while nude and covered in feces. The Martin County Sheriff's Office said a resident reported hearing the man crash through the screen of the pool at about 9 p.m.

2009-09-17 14:38:52

Authorities in Ohio said a man admitted to breaking into three homes and stealing women's bras and underwear. Clark County Sheriff Gene Kelly said deputies saw Aaron Spradlin, 20, sitting in his truck Tuesday night and observed the truck matched the description of a vehicle seen at three burglaries during the past week, the Dayton (Ohio) News reported Thursday. Kelly said deputies searched the truck. That's when we discovered the ladies' undergarments, he said.

2009-09-02 14:01:16

Police responding to a reported burglary in New York said they ended up arresting the apartment's occupants for possession of marijuana plants. Investigators said Scott Ortega, 53, reported a burglary Sunday at the apartment he shares with Jack Scelzo, 53, and Lawrence Machese, 56.

2009-08-30 23:07:38

A man helped police catch the men who robbed him in the Shadyside section of Pittsburgh by tracking them with his cell phone's GPS, police said. Police didn't identify the victim, but said he claimed two men approached him at about 1 a.m.

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