Theft

January 05, 2018 - 2:22 am
PROVO, Utah (AP) — Provo police say a man broke into the department's evidence room undetected and took back his bike. Deseret News reported Thursday that the burglary went unnoticed until the person who originally was found with the bike was arrested again and told officers David Elwin Snow was...
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January 04, 2018 - 6:42 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — A 17-year-old western New York girl has pleaded not guilty to murdering her step-grandfather. Alexandria Heath appeared in Erie County Court Thursday, along with her 20-year-old boyfriend, Romaine Jirdon. He also pleaded not guilty. The couple is accused of beating, stabbing...
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January 03, 2018 - 3:52 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — A man who has been arrested 30 times for stealing buses and trains may take a plea deal in his latest escapade that will send him to a mental institution. Darius McCollum had been charged with criminal impersonation and grand larceny in his latest arrest, a 2015 case where he was...
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January 03, 2018 - 3:06 pm
FREEHOLD, N.J. (AP) — A lawyer for a man accused of strangling a friend during a robbery and throwing her body off a New Jersey bridge said Wednesday that his client made up stories about planning to rob and kill the victim as part of a horror film an acquaintance was making. Liam McAtasney's...
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January 03, 2018 - 3:03 pm
FREEHOLD, N.J. (AP) — A lawyer for a man accused of strangling a friend during a robbery and throwing her body off a New Jersey bridge claims his client made up stories about planning to rob and kill the victim as part of a horror film an acquaintance was making. Liam McAtasney's attorney, Charles...
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January 03, 2018 - 12:16 pm
ROME (AP) — Thieves have stolen precious Indian jewels from the famed Al Thani Collection that were on exhibit at Venice's Doge's Palace. News reports say the thieves grabbed a golden, jeweled brooch and a pair of earrings Wednesday and escaped by blending in with the crowd and delaying the...
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January 03, 2018 - 9:10 am
COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Copenhagen police are investigating the theft of a bottle of vodka that is claimed to be the world's most expensive at $1.3 million. Police investigator Knud Hvass says it is too early to say whether the perpetrator of the theft at the Cafe 33 bar had broken in or had...
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FILE - In this April 28, 2017 file photo, Dr. Salomon Melgen arrives at the federal courthouse in West Palm Beach, Fla. The politically prominent Florida eye doctor could get 30 years in prison or more for stealing $100 million in one of history's largest Medicare frauds. A sentencing hearing for Dr. Melgen resumes Wednesday, Jan. 3, 2018, after a four-week hiatus. (Lannis Water/Palm Beach Post via AP, File)
January 03, 2018 - 6:35 am
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A politically prominent Florida eye doctor could get more than 30 years in prison for stealing $100 million in one of history's largest Medicare frauds. A sentencing hearing for Dr. Salomon Melgen resumes Wednesday after a four-week hiatus. Melgen was convicted last...
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January 03, 2018 - 3:21 am
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A politically prominent Florida eye doctor could get more than 30 years in prison for stealing $100 million in one of history's largest Medicare frauds. A sentencing hearing for Dr. Salomon Melgen resumes Wednesday after a four-week hiatus. Melgen was convicted last...
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These undated photos provided by the Baltimore Police Department show, from left, Daniel Hersl, Evodio Hendrix, Jemell Rayam, Marcus Taylor, Maurice Ward, Momodu Gando and Wayne Jenkins, the seven police officers who are facing charges of robbery, extortion and overtime fraud, and are accused of stealing money and drugs from victims, some of whom had not committed crimes. (Baltimore Police Department via AP)
March 01, 2017 - 6:45 pm
BALTIMORE (AP) — Seven Baltimore officers were so unfazed by U.S. Justice Department scrutiny of abusive policing that they kept falsely detaining people, stealing their money and property and faking reports to cover it up, according to a damning federal indictment released Wednesday. Federal...
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