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No Lenten break for QC thieves

Burglars broke into two Quezon City houses in separate incidents during the Holy Week and made off with nearly half a million pesos in valuables.

Posted: April 20th, 2014 in Headlines,Metro | Read More »

TV reporter loses P115,000 cash, valuables to burglar in QC

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A journalist was robbed of at least P115,000 in cash and valuables to a burglar who crept into his apartment as he was sleeping over the weekend in Quezon City.

Posted: April 14th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Metro | Read More »

Ex-bank exec nabbed

A former rural bank manager who was sued for qualified theft in October last year by the Philippine Deposit Insurance Corp. was arrested by police on Tuesday.

Posted: April 5th, 2014 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

Theft, vandalism expose Mt. Banahaw to poaching, intrusion

VIEW of Mount Banahaw, a protected area that continues to be under threat from intrusion and poaching DELFIN T. MALLARI JR./INQUIRER SOUTHERN LUZON

The theft of signs and fences that are supposed to help protect Mount Banahaw from poachers and intruders is keeping the job of forest guards very difficult.

Posted: April 2nd, 2014 in Headlines,Photos & Videos,Regions | Read More »

Clinic cashier steals over P.5M


A 33-year-old woman was arrested on Saturday for allegedly pilfering over P500,000 in cash from a dialysis clinic in Quezon City.

Posted: March 31st, 2014 in Headlines,Metro | Read More »

14 teens charged in $1 million mansion break-in

Authorities have filed criminal charges against 14 teenagers who allegedly broke into a Southern California mansion and held a party that caused more than $1 million in damage and losses, including the theft of a stuffed snow leopard.

Posted: March 19th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Trader loses P2M to con artist


A businessman in Quezon City lost over P2 million worth of valuables to a con artist who tricked his housemaid into giving her his portable safe.

Posted: March 10th, 2014 in Headlines,Metro | Read More »

Pasig traffic enforcer nabs thief

A traffic enforcer’s quick thinking led to the arrest on Monday of what the police said was a pickpocket who victimized two jeepney passengers, including a fitness trainer, in Pasig City.

Posted: March 4th, 2014 in Headlines,Metro | Read More »

Big Mango ‘theft’ just a publicity stunt

This undated picture released by the the Bowen Tourism Center shows a man standing next to a 10-metre and seven-ton mango monument in the statue's hometown of Bowen, in Queensland. AFP FILE PHOTO

The “theft” of a three-story, 10-ton mango statue in northern Australia was revealed on Tuesday to be an elaborate publicity stunt by a fast-food chain.

Posted: February 26th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

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-meter, seven-ton mango monument, officials said Monday.

Posted: February 24th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

PSG man in ATM card cloning sacked

SKIMMING devices discovered in at least two ATMs in Boracay. PHOTO COURTESY OF BTAC

Malacañang on Sunday said the Presidential Security Group (PSG) has relieved one of its members after he was allegedly caught cloning automated teller machine (ATM) cards.

Posted: February 23rd, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Metro | Read More »

Nicaragua to try 3 men for stealing 2 bananas


A court’s decision to hold three men for trial for the attempted theft of two bananas is drawing surprise and ridicule from lawyers in Nicaragua.

Posted: February 21st, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Jewel thieves on the run after Paris auction heist


Three thieves were on the run Wednesday after snatching a briefcase containing 300,000 euros worth of jewels outside the famous Drouot auction house in Paris.

Posted: February 20th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

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