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#Bank Robbery

Hostages among 12 dead in foiled Brazil bank robberies
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Hostages among 12 dead in foiled Brazil bank robberies

Dec 7th 2018, 7:39 PM 15,349 Views 0 Comments

Five of the dead hostages were members of the same family and included two children.

Appeal for witnesses after Roscommon bank robbery
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Appeal for witnesses after Roscommon bank robbery

Apr 21st 2018, 6:11 PM 9,580 Views 6 Comments

Four men wearing balaclavas and gloves entered the bank, one man was believed to be armed with a handgun.

A Taylor Swift fan robbed a bank and threw the cash into her garden before his arrest
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# Taylor Swift

A Taylor Swift fan robbed a bank and threw the cash into her garden before his arrest

Apr 12th 2018, 5:09 PM 2,540 Views 0 Comments

Taylor wasn’t at home when he showed up.

German police make two arrests after hostage taken at bank
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German police make two arrests after hostage taken at bank

Mar 16th 2017, 12:20 PM 6,044 Views 2 Comments

Police are still looking for red, older VW Golf, which drove away shortly after the alarm was triggered.

Hostages rescued after standoff with gunman in Florida
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Hostages rescued after standoff with gunman in Florida

Dec 1st 2016, 5:53 PM 11,332 Views 6 Comments

A SWAT team stormed the building after the gunman was distracted by two people making a run for it.

Here's why you shouldn't post selfies with stolen cash on Facebook
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Here's why you shouldn't post selfies with stolen cash on Facebook

Sep 29th 2015, 8:59 PM 21,181 Views 24 Comments

Did you really need to be told? This guy did.

The most wanted bank robber in Canada has been caught in Switzerland
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The most wanted bank robber in Canada has been caught in Switzerland

Sep 17th 2015, 8:15 PM 15,071 Views 16 Comments

He was taken into custody in Geneva on foot of an international arrest warrant.

Off duty garda nabs raider in armed bank robbery in Drogheda
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Off duty garda nabs raider in armed bank robbery in Drogheda

May 30th 2014, 6:36 PM 30,408 Views 97 Comments

One raider was arrested while another escaped.

Thieves break into bank, hack into computers and steal over £1.25 million...but get caught
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Thieves break into bank, hack into computers and steal over £1.25 million...but get caught

Apr 24th 2014, 7:06 PM 24,529 Views 28 Comments

The gang members carried out a number sophisticated cyber attacks on banks in London

40 years ago, this is how 'Stockholm Syndrome' was born
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40 years ago, this is how 'Stockholm Syndrome' was born

Aug 24th 2013, 9:45 AM 28,676 Views 32 Comments

The man who took hostages in a Swedish bank in August 1973 tells his story – and how those he had taken prisoner “more or less sided with me”.

Couple go to rob a bank... and take the kids along
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# Heist

Couple go to rob a bank... and take the kids along

Mar 14th 2013, 12:05 PM 10,840 Views 4 Comments

The youngsters waited in the back seat of the car.

Germany: Robbers dig 30-metre tunnel to raid bank
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Germany: Robbers dig 30-metre tunnel to raid bank

Jan 14th 2013, 9:15 PM 15,444 Views 39 Comments

Police believe that the tunnel may have taken weeks or even months to construct.

Taxi hijacked at gunpoint in College Green bank robbery
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Taxi hijacked at gunpoint in College Green bank robbery

Nov 23rd 2012, 9:51 AM 8,139 Views 26 Comments

Two robbers hailed a taxi after armed raid on city centre Bank of Ireland branch.

Man tries to rob $1 from bank in prison bid
# Hold Up
# Hold Up

Man tries to rob $1 from bank in prison bid

Oct 10th 2012, 12:11 PM 11,009 Views 25 Comments

The man walked into a Pennsylvania bank and asked tellers to hand over just one dollar.

Man arrested after armed robbery at Blackrock bank
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Man arrested after armed robbery at Blackrock bank

Oct 4th 2012, 8:40 PM 12,639 Views 24 Comments

The 51-year-old was a passenger in a taxi when he was arrested.

Bank heist suspect 'needed money for dentures'
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# Bank Robbery

Bank heist suspect 'needed money for dentures'

Feb 1st 2012, 3:23 PM 1,870 Views 10 Comments

Surveillance images captured during the Pennsylvania heist appeared to show a suspect without any teeth.

Woman suspected of robbing bank gave stolen cash to children
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# Robin Hood

Woman suspected of robbing bank gave stolen cash to children

Dec 30th 2011, 10:15 AM 4,013 Views 8 Comments

Police in the US city of Boston say they found the suspect in a bank robbery handing out cash to children at a park.

Man jailed after attempted bank robbery on closed branch
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# Robbery Fail

Man jailed after attempted bank robbery on closed branch

Dec 2nd 2011, 3:36 PM 3,703 Views 9 Comments

German man sentenced for seven years after attempting to rob a bank that hadn’t actually been a bank for, oh, 17 years…

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads
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# Sitdown Sunday

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

Sep 18th 2011, 11:50 AM 79 Views 0 Comments

The very best of the week’s writing from around the globe.

Security staff foil attempted robbery at County Cork bank
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Security staff foil attempted robbery at County Cork bank

Aug 5th 2011, 5:46 PM 1,413 Views 9 Comments

Two armed raiders try to hold up a Securicor van at the Bank of Ireland in Glanmire, but ultimately flee empty-handed.

Two arrested after lunchtime Rathfarnham bank robbery
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Two arrested after lunchtime Rathfarnham bank robbery

May 4th 2011, 10:16 AM 1,494 Views 0 Comments

Two men, in their 30s and 40s, are arrested in connection with a robbery at Rathfarnham Shopping Centre yesterday.

Bank robber demands money - and then shows two IDs
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# Dumb Criminal

Bank robber demands money - and then shows two IDs

Mar 16th 2011, 6:40 AM 430 Views 0 Comments

Texas police tracked down the man after he obeyed a bank clerk’s request to present two forms of identification before being handed stolen money…

The 'Geezer Bandit' strikes again...
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# Wanted

The 'Geezer Bandit' strikes again...

Jan 31st 2011, 10:57 AM 1,161 Views 0 Comments

FBI have put a $20,000 reward notice out for the elderly man suspected of robbing 13 banks in California.

Garda appeal over Camden Street bank robbery
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Garda appeal over Camden Street bank robbery

Jan 7th 2011, 9:24 AM 575 Views 0 Comments

Two men arrested following robbery of undisclosed sum of cash from Ulster Bank.