robberies

I Watched Hackers Pull Off A Real Life Ocean’s 11 Heist 

I Watched Hackers Pull Off A Real Life Ocean’s 11 Heist 

The scene was set: a surveillance camera, a safe full of money in a Las Vegas casino, a pair of thieves with lock picking tools and a laptop. I watched in awe as the skinny geeks clipped wires and rewired the feed so that it would loop ad finitum. Basically,…

Anatomy Of A Perfect Bank Heist: Smoke Bombs, Police Scanners

Anatomy Of A Perfect Bank Heist: Smoke Bombs, Police Scanners

Crime Magazine has a great excerpt from the upcoming book Wanted: Gentleman Bank Robber, recounting the time when infamous bank robber Leslie Ibsen Rogge knocked off two spots in a single day, making use of police scanners and smoke bombs in the process.

FedEx Employees Rob FedEx Truck For Apple Gear

FedEx Employees Rob FedEx Truck For Apple Gear

FedEx driver Francisco Matute was having a normal Wednesday until four masked individuals stopped his truck at gunpoint. Then two of the men got into the truck and took 10 boxes full of Apple gear. They were FedEx employees too.