There were always pickpockets
at the Eiffel Tower but now we are really facing an organised group," he said.
THE Eiffel Tower was shut for six hours in a staff walkout over pickpockets
Paris: Paris's iconic Eiffel Tower was shut to tourists on Friday as staff walked off the job to protest a surge in gangs of pickpockets
roaming around the monument.
CRIME THE latest police crackdown on unscrupulous pickpockets
has been launched by West Midlands Police.
Apollo Robbins is a performer, speaker, consultant and one of the world's leading experts on pickpockets
, confidence crimes and deception.
It is shocking to learn that female pickpockets
in Abayas are operating inside the Grand Mosque targeting unsuspecting women pilgrims.
We have uniform officers patrolling to deter pickpockets
, plus undercover colleagues looking to catch people in the act.
A GANG of pickpockets
targeted about a dozen BJP workers, most of them ticket seekers for the municipal elections due in Rajasthan later this month, at a public meeting of Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje in Jaipur on Friday.
The programme went on to show a village in Romania full of palatial properties reportedly funded by the activities of the pickpockets
, one openly admitting he stole to fund the building of property back home.
LAHORE -- Pickpockets
are seemed to be free to deprive people of cash in different areas in provincial metropolis whereas police are helpless to catch them ahead of Eid.
THE Louvre has been forced to close after staff walked out in protest at what is said to be a rising problem of pickpockets
haunting the Paris museum's vast galleries.
They are protesting against the roving bands of pickpockets
that haunt the museum, against whom they say authorities are not doing enough.
Thousands of pilgrims travelling to the holy cities of Saudi Arabia have become the targets of opportunistic pickpockets
, who are taking advantage of the crowds in order to steal personal possessions.
THIS summer could be the biggest opportunity for pickpockets
Britain has ever seen," announced a former pickpocket
as the opening credits of Secrets of the Pickpockets
(Wednesday, Channel 4) rolled.
Secrets of the Pickpockets
Wednesday, C4, 10pm Next time some kid kicks a ball at you when you're on some foreign holiday, resist the urge to show them how to do keepie-uppies.