Russian fitness coach thwarts street burglary, cracks armed attackers’ jaw & ribs

The tables were turned on two muggers when they had to defend themselves from a 27-year-old female fitness coach, who came to the attempted robbery victim’s rescue, leaving the attackers with a shattered jaw and broken ribs. Ekaterina Shevalyuk, 27, a fitness center employee in the Russian city of Novosibirsk, was in her apartment on […]

UK burglary hotspots MAPPED: Is YOUR area one of the worst for break-ins?

Christmas is one of the busiest times of the year for burglars, as thieves know homes are stuffed full of expensive gadgets and gifts under the tree. And there are certain areas of the UK hit worst by crime than others, with one city in particular suffering high levels of break-ins. According to FOI data […]

How to prevent a burglary at your home – but steer clear of THIS to avoid prosecution

One thing burglars tend to wear when committing a break in is cheap trainers, according to research carries out by Churchill Home Insurance.  By wearing cheap trainers they can dispose of them easily after their crimes.  Convicted thieves also revealed wearing gloves or socks on their hands avoids leaving fingerprints and donning a hat acts […]

Climate change activist who disrupted oil pipeline found guilty of burglary

Thomson Reuters  A climate-change activist who disrupted the flow of millions of barrels of crude oil into the United States to protest global warming was found guilty of burglary in Washington state on Wednesday. But a Skagit County Superior Court jury deadlocked on a second charge of sabotage against Kenneth Ward, said Jay O’Hara of […]

Animal mask-wearing suspects arrested after burglary at the Bellagio in Las Vegas

Published time: 26 Mar, 2017 10:51 Police in Las Vegas have arrested three well-dressed suspects wearing animal masks, including a ‘pig’ in a suit, after a jewelry store at the iconic Bellagio luxury resort and casino was robbed. The complex was put on lockdown in the early hours of Saturday morning after police received reports […]