America is rapidly becoming a nation of takers. An increasing number of Americans expect the government to take care of them from the cradle to the grave, and they expect the government to dig into the pockets of others in order to pay for it all. This philosophy can be very seductive, but what happens when the number of takers eventually outnumbers the number of producers? In 11 different U.S. states, [...]
In the Berlin district of Zehlendorf, a stranger who attacked a branch of Deutsche Bank and at least one employee taken hostage. Police negotiated with the man he calls money and free passage. Allegedly, he has threatened to detonate a bomb.
Salafists threatening kidnappings
just saw live pictures on TV, the german SEK is there and they are heavily armed! MP’s, big machine guns, shields, they are prepared for every situation it [...]
ABC 7 News Denver
October 27, 2012
Editor’s note: This shows who police really work for. Cops violated the rights of 40 people to retrieve $25,000 in stolen bank money. The incident reveals that many police do not have a rudimentary understanding of the Constitution they are sworn to uphold.
A federal judge has ruled that Aurora police didn’t violate the law when they stopped 25 cars, detaining dozens of drivers and [...]
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (CBS4) — Colorado Springs police are asking the public to return any money they might have received from a man they say is a bank robber who handed out stolen money in a hotel lobby.
Police arrested David Anderson, 26, on suspicion of aggravated robbery and attempted robbery after a string of crimes on Wednesday.
Police in Aurora, Colo., searching for suspected bank robbers stopped every car at an intersection, handcuffed all the adults and searched the cars, one of which they believed was carrying the suspect.
Police said they had received what they called a “reliable” tip that the culprit in an armed robbery at a Wells Fargo bank committed earlier was stopped at the red light.
“We didn’t have a description, didn’t know race or [...]
The FBI are searching for a man suspected of robbing seven banks in Georgia – without once using a gun.
The serial bank robber is wanted in connection with seven incidences dating from July 11, 2011 to May 7, 2012.
In each of the alleged crimes witnesses described the suspect waiting in line, before going to the tellers window, usually talking on a cell phone.
This man is wanted by the FBI in [...]
CHICAGO (CBS) — An alleged bank robber and a would-be robber have appearances in federal court Wednesday, after, police say, both returned to the scene of their crimes.
As WBBM Newsradio’s Mike Krauser reports, as the FBI tells it, Olga Perdomo showed up to the Albany Bank and Trust in the 3400 block of West Lawrence Avenue around 5 p.m. this past Thursday, wearing pajama bottoms and a hooded jacket, according to a [...]
Russell Mace, of New Milford, is charged with the Dec. 17th robbery of a New Milford bank.
Photo: Contributed Photo / CT
NEW MILFORD — A local man charged with robbing a New Milford bank Friday is depicted in court documents as a drug-addicted ex-convict with nervous bowels whose wife and two young children were in the car when police said he committed the robbery.
Russell D. Mace, 55, of Pumpkin Hill Road, has a criminal [...]
A series of images from the bank’s surveillance cameras.
A San Diego-area teller was confronted by a bank robber carrying not only a semi-automatic pistol but also a white plastic pesticide sprayer.
FBI agents and San Diego County Sheriff’s Department investigators released images Monday of a bank robbery suspect carrying an unusual weapon.
The man, believed to be about 30 years old, entered a Pacific Western Bank in Rancho Santa Fe [...]
DETROIT — Federal investigators in Detroit have taken the rare step of obtaining search warrants that give them access to Facebook accounts of suspected criminals.
The warrants let investigators view photographs, email addresses, cell phone numbers, lists of friends who might double as partners in crime, and see GPS locations that could help disprove alibis.
There have been a few dozen search warrants for Facebook accounts nationwide since May 2009, including three [...]