Why thieves no longer love smartphones

Smartphones, particularly iPhones, are no longer the favourites of discerning lifters, recent data shows. The reason: the "kill switch" is proving the killjoy for the thieves.

Captain Paul McGinley's Ryder Cup mementos stolen in US
Captain Paul McGinley's Ryder Cup mementos stolen in US

Thieves have broken into Paul McGinley`s car and stolen Ryder Cup mementos the triumphant 2014 captain was planning to auction for charity, the San Francisco Chronicle has reported.

Police arrest two for house-breaking in Hyderabad

The city police on Friday claimed to have cracked a case of house-breaking with the arrest of two domestic workers and recovery of stolen booty worth Rs 1 crore.

Red Bull F1 factory raided, trophies stolen
Red Bull F1 factory raided, trophies stolen

The Red Bull Formula One factory in Milton Keynes has been raided and thieves stole over 60 trophies, Police said on Saturday.

Caught on camera: Gang of women who loots shop at night in Delhi

CCTV captures gang of women who loots shop at night in Delhi by covering-up their faces with shawls.

Bollywood-style bank robbery in Haryana

Bharat Bhagya Vidhata conducts an in-depth analysis of the Bollywood-style bank robbery which shook the nation on Tuesday morning.

Thieves dig 125-feet tunnel to loot bank in Haryana

In a Bollywood-style heist, thieves dug up a 125-feet-long tunnel to a nationalised a bank in Sonepat district and broke into 77 lockers decamping with cash, jewellery and other valuables.

Thieves raid 'Madam Secretary' set

Police have been called in after thieves stole a haul of electronics from the set of Tea Leoni's new TV show 'Madam Secretary'.

Thieves decamp with Rs 4L cash, costly cigarettes from shop in Nashik

Unidentified persons broke into a shop here and decamped with Rs 4 lakh cash and 50 boxes of costly cigarettes worth about Rs 30 lakh, police said Wednesday.

Pak court orders probe into hand chopping of thieves by police

A Pakistani court has finally taken notice of a gruesome incident in which police allegedly chopped off the left hand of two thieves in Punjab province and asked a lower court to investigate the incident.

Miley Cyrus` home burglary`s thieves caught

Thieves who broke into Miley Cyrus`s house and took her brand new 135,000 dollar worth white Maserati Quattroporte along with jewelry, have been tracked down and arrested.

Mob justice: Two thieves beaten, paraded naked in Goa

In a shocking case of vigilante justice, two men in their mid-twenties were roughed up, dragged and paraded naked by a mob near here after locals suspected they were thieves, police said Monday.

Six youths arrested in Delhi for car thefts, burglaries

With the arrest of six youths, the Delhi Police today claimed to have busted a gang of car thieves and burglars active in south Delhi and solved 18 cases.

Seven criminals held in Noida

With the arrest of seven criminals from two different locations, Noida police on Thursday claimed to have busted two gangs of criminals and recovered stolen and robbed goods and cash.

Thieves make off with giant Australian mango

Thieves armed with heavy machinery and cranes made a daring midnight heist in northern Australia, stealing a 10-metre, seven-tonne mango monument, officials said Monday.

Late Pope John Paul-II`s blood stained relic disposed off by thieves

The Italian Police have reportedly detained three thieves for stealing Polish pope John Paul II`s blood stained relic and discarding it away.

Iran says nuclear site `saboteurs` were thieves

Iranian Intelligence Minister Mahmoud Alavi said today that four people accused of sabotaging one of the country`s sensitive nuclear sites were only thieves, Mehr news agency reported.

Inter-state SUV thieves gang busted, three held

Police on Saturday busted an inter-state gang involved in the theft of Sports Utility Vehicles (SUVs) and arrested three persons in this connection.

Thieves in UK steal 1934 Nobel Peace Prize

Police in northern England say thieves have stolen a gold Nobel Peace Prize awarded in the 1930s.

Thousands of rapists, thieves in Britain evading jail

Thousands of criminals in Britain, including rapists, burglars and arsonists, are managing to escape a stay in jail as they are being let off with just a slap on the wrist, official statistics have revealed.