TACKLING DEATH: a gripping crime thriller (Gus Keane PI

TACKLING DEATH: a gripping crime thriller (Gus Keane PI

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Less than 15 minutes later they escaped with diamonds, rubies, and emeralds worth an estimated $108 million US. This is ONLY used to keep you logged in/out. He was the first detective through the vault’s door on the morning after the burglary. We followed up with a question about Paramount paying for “life rights” to make a film, but Davis hasn’t gotten back to us on that yet. Star flaunted her second engagement ring given by Kanye just two hours before. He said as he was escorting her out of the bar, someone touched him and he pushed the person away.
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Two Dead Labradors (Stuart Phillips Crime Book 2)

Two Dead Labradors (Stuart Phillips Crime Book 2)

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In its evocation of the remoteness and isolation of the Buenos Aires suburbs, the film also recalls the idiosyncratic crime novels of Roberto Arlt, including Los siete locos/The Seven Madmen, adapted to the screen by Leopoldo Torre Nilsson in 1973. The cash is not worth serious injury or death. Eleven Canadian paintings, valued at almost $400,000, were stolen from a Toronto gallery late Sunday night or early Monday morning.
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The Léger Connection (Book 7) (Genevieve Lenard)

The Léger Connection (Book 7) (Genevieve Lenard)

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When the guards' morning replacement arrived, he discovered 13 pieces of art were missing, including work by Degas, Rembrandt, Manet and Vermeer. Often a nemesis must be thwarted, who might be either a figure of authority or else a former partner who turned on the group or one of its members.[ citation needed ] Usually a heist film will contain a three-act plot. It was clear that tempers inside the vault were becoming frayed among the frail burglars. This cozy little theatre can sell out quickly!
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RUTHLESS: A Crime Thriller

RUTHLESS: A Crime Thriller

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Check out Rolling Stone's latest political news and features covering today's hottest political topics and Matt Taibbi's take. There’s nothing on paper showing you put money down for it, and that way you can just leave it,” McDaniel said. “So there was a risk there, but I think it was a smart one.” When the team of thieves went to rob Congress Jewelers on Sanibel Island in Florida, in August 2010, police said Young planned a daring getaway for Cannon and Adams that involved wave runners. “What made this one unique was after stealing the diamonds, they had put enough thought into the caper where they believed that the toll booth and the bridge could be used as choke points by the police,” Hughes said.
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Double Take

Double Take

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The mud around the car was flecked with dozens of tiny, glittering diamonds. They dressed like any other respectable businessmen and didn't draw much attention to themselves. Things were not helped when it emerged that police had failed to attend the initial alarm call on the Thursday night, thus missing the opportunity to catch the burglars in the act. In all, 13 priceless items were taken: three paintings by Rembrandt including, "The Storm on the Sea of Galilee," five drawings by Degas, and Vermeer's "The Concert" -- said to be the most valuable stolen painting in the world.
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My Body, My Ashes

My Body, My Ashes

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During the seventies and eighties, scarcely any newspaper story about rising crime failed to mention that it was strongly linked to unemployment and poverty. For its parking fees were managed by a very pleasant attendant. Robbery through official requisition became so common that the people had to be warned against honoring any requisitions. Anybody who was approached to buy wine, saw similar bottles for sale online, or knew anything about the burglary should contact the Blenheim Police on 03 578 5279, or anonymously through Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.
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Cut and Run (Joe Hunter)

Cut and Run (Joe Hunter)

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The Heist 2 · The Horrors of Tiberian Valley. This seems like a more British and better version of The Italian Job, in a rough way. We're told detectives are reviewing security footage to ID the culprits. It would have taken more than 100 tractor-trailers. “To steal that amount of maple syrup means you have to know the market,” says Simon Trépanier, acting director of the Federation. “We are talking about big players.” The theft was also an existential threat to the Federation, which had viewed its growing strategic reserves as the final step in stabilizing prices, locking in buyers, and ensuring loyalty from its producers.
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The Low Road: A Novel

The Low Road: A Novel

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At Reader’s house, detectives found diamond-testing equipment and a book that promised to tell the “true story of ‘Flash Fred’, the world’s most famous diamond agent”. If double features still existed, this would make the perfect bottom half. A man wanted for a string of armed robberies that happened across 5 jurisdictions on April 19th in Georgia and South Carolina was arrested on Sept. 1. Read more » By Jamie Hook April 23, 2001 In 1955, Jules Dassin, an American director in exile in Paris, made this flat-out perfect piece of cinema.
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Seven Ancient Wonders

Seven Ancient Wonders

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This is an important question, because as organised crime expert Misha Glenny, points out, the liberation of millions of credit card numbers has far outstripped the day-to-day robbery of one card at a time. Here are a few tips, gleaned from the above examples: 1. So with two other employees who also lost their jobs and an evicted tenant, they set out to get into Shaw’s penthouse to get the money. In depicting the robbery as controlled by Espinoza’s imaginings down to the last detail, the scene links his character’s fantasy to the production of a technically virtuosic cinematic discourse.
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Shiny and Shameless: A Young and Scambitious short story

Shiny and Shameless: A Young and Scambitious short story

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Gangster films are often morality tales: Horatio Alger or 'pursuit of the American Dream' success stories turned upside down in which criminals live in an inverted dream world of success and wealth. Love, Honour and Obey was a joke that didn't take off and did the mighty Ray no favours. It was February 16, 2003 — a clear, frozen Sunday evening in Belgium. Dietrich had studied the man's method well and instructed others on how to investigate the layout of a bank and surrounding establishments.
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