Germanpolice are looking for witnesses of the theft of 400,000 masks from that what it described as a carefully planned carjacking that took place on Monday.
After smoking them out from their hideouts in the country’s Ogun region, Nigerian Police arrested 150 people suspected of being members of deadly cult groups and involved in armed robberies.
An armed group has pulled off a daring heist at a gold mine in Mexico amid warnings that the coronavirus pandemic has made the sector vulnerable to organised crime.
A Portuguese criminal gang wound up under arrest Sunday, but not before it had managed to empty 15 safes of cash, jewelry and other valuables worth up to €200,000 (US$220 000), reports weekly newspaperthe Portugal News.
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The trial of former police officers Daniel Hersl and Marcus Taylor wound down on Wednesday, as prosecutors made their closing arguments detailing the egregious crimes of the recently disbanded Gun Trace Task Force, the Associated Press reports.
A Romanian crime group which ran a training center where members could learn how to commit robberies, known as the Villain Academy, received a total of 84 years in prison in a Romanian court Thursday, according to Romanian media.
The Court of Bosnia and Herzegovina on Wednesday handed down more than a century in prison terms to 13 members of a criminal group labeled by prosecutors as the largest in the country since the end of 1992 to 1995 war.
Spanish police arrested Friday five men suspected of being members of the infamous Pink Panthers gang, after a lightning robbery that saw them allegedly steal €400,000 (US $443,620) worth of jewelery in under a minute.
Police in Athens said this week they have “managed to dismantle” a foreign crime ring alleged to be behind nearly 140 burglaries in the country since 2010.
Police have arrested at least twelve people in connection with the theft of paintings worth around US$ 16 million from Verona’s Castelvecchio museum, Reuters reports.
Slobodanka Tosic, former Playboy model and 2005 Miss Photogenic for Bosnia and Herzegovina, was sentenced to 2.5 years in prison Wednesday for belonging to what Bosnian prosecutors call "one of the largest organized crime groups" in the country since the end of the 1992-1995 war.
A court in Kosovo's capital Pristina has sentenced four men for their part in an armed robbery in Bahrain in which members of an organized crime group stole 79 Rolex watches.
Romanian police said they have dismantled an organized crime ring responsible for a number of armed robberies of luxury goods throughout Europe.
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