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# Heist

This year
Police probing heist of over €13.5 million in gold and 'high-value' goods at Toronto airport
Police have said they are “looking at all angles” as to how the goods were stolen.
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Three suspects arrested over spectacular Dresden museum jewellery heist
Items stolen included a sword whose hilt is encrusted with nine large and 770 smaller diamonds.
Dresden jewel heist: Police release CCTV footage of thieves smashing display cabinet with axe
The thieves broke into the Dresden Green Vault museum in the early hours of Monday.
A Picasso painting among seven stolen in 'theft of the century' may have been recovered
Seven masterpieces were stolen during the 2012 raid on the Kunsthal Museum in Rotterdam.
Suspected mastermind on trial over France's 'heist of the century' more than 40 years later
In 2010, a career criminal wrote a book in which he portrayed himself as the heist’s mastermind. Now, he’s standing trial.
French police recover some of the jewels stolen in last night's Ritz heist
Three suspects have been detained, while two others are still on the run.
Victoria's Secret could learn a thing or two from this ad for tights using fruit
Because bodywear is for *every* body
Seven arrested over $72 million Amsterdam diamond heist from 2005
Most of the stolen diamonds have never been accounted for in what is known as one of the world’s biggest ever heists.
Seven men arrested in massive police raid over £200 million jewel heist
Police also admitted that they should have attended the robbery.
Here's how thieves stole £200 million in gold, jewels and diamonds
The Met Police has released details of the Hatton Garden robbery.
Police scour 'chaotic scene' of massive London jewellery heist
Thieves climbed down a lift shaft to get into the vault at the weekend.
Thieves 'abseiled down lift shaft' to pull off a massive jewellery heist in London
Heavy cutting equipment was then used to get into the vault and open up to 70 safety deposit boxes.
Thieves rob hundreds of thousands from London safe deposit vault
The thieves managed to disarm the building’s sophisticated alarm system.
Armed men escape with €9m of jewels in French motorway heist
Police are now searching for the perpetrators.
Pics: Gardaí find stolen art from the 1980s but aren't sure where it's from
Own a hotel or stately home? It may be yours.
Thieves break into bank, hack into computers and steal over £1.25 million...but get caught
The gang members carried out a number sophisticated cyber attacks on banks in London
Million euro paintings stolen in London in the 1970s have been recovered in Italy
The works are by French artists Paul Gauguin and Pierre Bonnard.
Thieves dig 50ft tunnel into Tesco to steal cash from an ATM...and get away with it
Police outside Manchester say the thieves were “possibly covered in soil”.
Great Train Robbery's Ronnie Biggs dies, aged 84
Biggs had suffered a series of strokes in recent years.
Man arrested in connection with book theft at National Library
A large number of books and pamphlets, some of which are of historical value, were discovered at a house in Clonsilla.
FBI offers reward for paintings worth $500 million stolen in 1990
The heist – one of the biggest ever in the United States – included works by Rembrandt and Vermeer.
Couple go to rob a bank... and take the kids along
The youngsters waited in the back seat of the car.
Dutch police arrest Romanian woman over art heist
The works stolen include Picasso’s “Tete d’Arlequin”, Monet’s “Waterloo Bridge” and Lucian Freud’s “Woman with Eyes Closed” – experts put the paintings’ value at between €100 and €200 million.
7 reasons the Belgian diamond heist will definitely be turned into a movie
Officials in Brussels have said the sophisticated robbery will go down as one of the biggest in history.
Robbery at Greece's Ancient Olympia museum
It was the second major museum heist in the past two months.
Man convicted for £40m London jewellery heist
The diamond jewellery stolen in the raid, however, has yet to be recovered.