robbery

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the act or crime of taking another's property unlawfully and by force

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There were 120 armed robberies of individuals from Jan.
Other Eugene armed robberies in August: A woman with a gun robbed Payless Shoes, 45 Division Ave.
There are unknown organizations used to launch armed robberies," Joumaa Abdullah al-Mutlaq, another analyst, told Aswat al-Iraq news agency, noting citizens have to cooperate with security authorities to prevent such attacks.
On Thursday a bookmakers in Lakeside, Cardiff, and a travel agency in Pontyclun were targeted in two armed robberies.
There has been an increase in armed robberies in Huddersfield in recent months, but Sir Norman said guns would remain with specialist officers who patrolled in specialist armed response vehicles.
DOWNEY -- A man and woman carried out armed robberies Sunday at businesses in at least six cities in Los Angeles and Orange counties, police said.
During questioning by the police, Darius admitted that he and his brother were responsible for a series of armed robberies in the vicinity of Tulane University.
A TOP Garda yesterday warned that someone will be shot dead if the rate of armed robberies continue to spiral.
Police allege the armed robberies took place on February 15 and 16, April 22 and May 16 and 22.
org), says that murders with guns, assaults with guns, armed robberies, and home invasions all increased after the Australian government confiscated about 660,000 privately owned firearms in 1996.
CRIMINALS pick up tips on how to carry out armed robberies from TV cop dramas, a new study by a Midland academic has revealed.
The task force has focused on investigating armed robberies of commercial businesses and has used the Hobbs Act statute as a prosecutive vehicle.
sentenced to 22 years in prison for the armed robberies of post
BART police are investigating the strong-arm robbery that took place near the parking garage, while the SFPD is investigating the two subsequent armed robberies.
WORCESTER -- Police are investigating a cluster of armed robberies over the weekend, and while two arrests were made, officers are still looking for a suspect in some of the robberies.