Articles about Robbery
07 Jul 2021
Former Union Minister PR Kumaramangalam's wife murdered at Delhi home
Kitty Kumaramangalam, 68, a lawyer and the wife of former Union Minister PR Kumaramangalam, was murdered at her home in Delhi last night, the police said.
30 Jun 2021
Jewelry shop looted in suburban Dahisar; owner shot dead
Three armed robbers opened fire in a jewelry shop, killed the owner, and looted gold ornaments in suburban Dahisar in Mumbai on Wednesday, the police said.
30 Jun 2021
Four rob cash collection agent using toy gun
Four men were arrested for allegedly robbing Rs. 2.37 lakh from a cash collection agent of an e-commerce company by threatening him with a toy pistol in Maidan Garhi area in south Delhi, police said on Wednesday.
11 Jun 2021
27-year-old woman falls from auto fending off mobile snatchers, dies
A 27-year-old woman died in Thane after she fell off a moving autorickshaw while trying to fend off two bike-borne robbers who snatched her mobile phone.
09 Apr 2021
Delhi: Two who threatened and robbed people using monkeys held
Two men were arrested for allegedly using monkeys to threaten, rob people in south Delhi's Malviya Nagar area, police said on Friday.
20 Oct 2020
Kim Kardashian, guard reach $6.1mn settlement over Paris robbery
Celebrity and social media mogul Kim Kardashian West has arrived at a $6.1mn settlement over a lawsuit filed against her former bodyguard Pascal Duvier for failing to protect her during the fateful Paris robbery.
07 Jul 2020
Maharashtra: Burglars wearing PPE kits flee with 780 gm gold
You may or may not have given it a thought, but robbers are also having a hard time due to the coronavirus crisis.
14 May 2020
Tottenham's Dele Alli held at knifepoint, suffers facial injuries
Tottenham and England mid-fielder Dele Alli was held at knifepoint during a burglary in the early hours of Wednesday morning.
13 Oct 2019
PM Modi's niece robbed: One accused arrested; belongings recovered
A day after Prime Minister Narendra Modi's niece was robbed in broad daylight in Delhi, the police have arrested a 21-year-old man in connection with the incident.
12 Oct 2019
Delhi: PM Modi's niece robbed of cash and phones
Incidents of snatching have become commonplace in the national capital.
26 Jul 2019
Arsenal's Kolasinac fights off armed robbers
Arsenal left-back Sead Kolasinac fought off armed robbers in an attempted carjacking on a London street.
01 Jul 2019
Delhi Shocker: Couple robbed at gunpoint, children were inside car
For a couple in Delhi, the intervening night of Saturday and Sunday turned traumatic as they were robbed in the parking lot of their own house. The fact that their two kids were inside the car makes the incident all the more disturbing.
28 Apr 2019
Former IAF wing commander's wife found dead in Dwarka Sector-7
A former IAF wing commander's wife was found dead at her house in Dwarka's Sector-7 area, police said yesterday.
23 Mar 2019
Bike-borne men rob businessman of Rs. 1.4cr in Rani Bagh
A businessman was allegedly robbed of Rs. 1.4 crore at gunpoint by bike-borne men after intercepting his car in outer Delhi's Rani Bagh area, police said yesterday.
20 Mar 2019
Prints from chopped finger led to arrest of two robbers
A fingerprint from a chopped finger led to the arrest of a man and his accomplice who allegedly robbed a person inside a moving bus in west Delhi's Janakpuri, police said Monday.
06 Mar 2019
Wanted 'Spiderman' robber, obsessed with red jersey, captured in Delhi
A 23-year-old man identified as Ravi aka 'Spiderman' was recently arrested in West Delhi's Tilak Nagar.
17 Feb 2019
AP: Miscreants steal truckload of Xiaomi phones worth Rs. 1cr
In the wee hours of Wednesday, some people in Andhra Pradesh stole a truck load of Xiaomi cell phones worth a whopping Rs. 1 crore.
11 Feb 2019
UP: Man loots money kept for wife's cancer treatment
Police in Greater Noida, UP, booked a 50-year-old man recently for allegedly breaking into his own house to steal valuables and cash set aside for his wife's cancer treatment.
06 Feb 2019
Bihar: Gold worth Rs. 10 crore looted from finance company
Five bags full of gold, said to be worth about Rs. 10 crore, were looted by a group of armed robbers from the premises of a private finance company in Muzaffarpur, Bihar today.
26 Jan 2019
Google Maps helps robbers loot 11 temples in Karnataka
Technology may have made our lives easier but when it falls into the wrong hands, the outcomes are not pleasant.
10 Jan 2019
Bihar: Dacoits stop passenger train, loot valuables worth Rs. 5L
Armed dacoits looted valuables worth over Rs. 5 lakh from passengers of a weekly train from Delhi while it was passing through Lakhisarai district, police said Thursday.
09 Jan 2019
Frustrated over failed robbery-attempt, criminals attack businessman, fail there too
A businessman was shot at and injured allegedly by two motorcycle-borne men in a failed robbery bid near his house in Dahanu, Palghar district (Maharashtra).
05 Jan 2019
Aided by dense-fog, thieves wearing Santa-Claus masks loot several shops
While the extremely cold weather and dense fog may not suit many people in Gurugram, it's certainly helping some thieves. How, you ask?
03 Jan 2019
Thane police arrest dozen men in cases of godown break-ins
With the arrest of a dozen persons, the Thane police today claimed to have solved at least five cases of theft at godowns in Shil-Daighar area.
27 Dec 2018
Delhi: Policemen forget weapons at robbery spot, criminals escape freely
In a big blunder by the Delhi Police, some policemen forgot to carry their weapons to a robbery spot.
27 Dec 2018
Noida: Five gangsters arrested after shootout with police
Five notorious gangsters, carrying cash rewards on their arrests, were held in Noida after a gun-fight with police yesterday night, officials said.
19 Dec 2018
Watch: Thief's hilarious struggle to steal huge TV set
The 'job' of a thief is tough. It requires lots of planning, strategy, and equipment to carry out a big steal.
18 Dec 2018
Former Vice-President of tech company loots to fund 'rich' lifestyle
A man in Vashi, Navi Mumbai, who was once a Vice President in a leading tech company, was arrested last week on accounts of car-jacking and chain snatching, along with an accomplice.
16 Dec 2018
#LoveKeLiye: To fund boyfriend's training, girl robs own house
In what makes for a bizarre incident, a girl in Rajkot robbed her own house to fund the pilot training program of her boyfriend.
08 Dec 2018
Dozen killed, including six hostages, in foiled Brazil bank assaults
Twelve people, including six hostages, were killed in northeast Brazil yesterday after police foiled a gang of armed robbers staging a simultaneous predawn assault on two banks in Milagres, a municipality in the state of Ceará, the officials said.
24 Nov 2018
#DesiStyle: Canadian jewelry store's employees fight burglars using swords
Attempting to rob a jewelry store is not an easy job. It requires tons of planning, equipment, and strategy.
15 Nov 2018
21 lakh bedroll items stolen from AC coaches in 2017-18
During 2017-18, a whopping 21 lakh "bedroll items" - including 12,83,415 hand towels, 4,71,077 bedsheets and 3,14,952 pillow covers - went missing from AC coaches of trains across India, casting aspersions on the Indian Railways' affluent passengers.
10 Nov 2018
Four suspected thieves arrested in Venice jewel heist
Croatian police have arrested four suspects in the brazen theft of precious Indian jewels this January from the famed Al Thani Collection that were on display in a Venetian palace.
29 Oct 2018
UP: Gang of highway robbers busted, Rs. 5L cash seized
Eight persons were arrested as police busted a gang of highway robbers in Muzaffarnagar, UP.
26 Oct 2018
Maharashtra: Robbers hijack truck carrying cigarettes worth Rs. 1 crore
A gang of robbers allegedly hijacked a truck carrying cigarettes worth over Rs. 1 crore in Maharashtra's Palghar district.
21 Oct 2018
#AmritsarTrainTragedy: Dead, injured people robbed of their belongings
Much has been said about the Amritsar train tragedy that killed 61 people, but as more information comes in, more disturbing details are surfacing.
16 Oct 2018
Mumbai: Six flats robbed in 90 minutes, residents in panic
In what would seem like a robbery out of a movie, seven masked men broke into six Mumbai flats and left with valuables and cash worth lakhs in the wee hours of Sunday, all within 90 minutes.
13 Oct 2018
Delhi: Thieves kill bank cashier, loot Rs. 2L from bank
A cashier was shot dead and three persons were injured after some unidentified people entered a bank in Delhi's Dwarka yesterday and fled with over Rs. 2 lakh.
04 Oct 2018
Arkadiusz Milik robbed on his way home after UCL win
After your team valiantly defeats a supposedly stronger side in the most coveted club competition in the world, you would want to go home and enjoy the moment with your family.
03 Oct 2018
#BrightestCriminalEver: US man breaks into car, falls asleep, gets arrested
Stealing is a risky business, especially if you're dumb. You never know when, where or how you may end up after the act.