The largest robbery of the century
• The largest robbery of the century
Theft and robbery - the black stain on the history of modern mankind. Stealing a sin, but some still carries the dubious romance nefarious deeds. Be that as it may, the robbers often exhibit a kind of "successful" people - they say, that's a fine fellow, he managed to circumvent the system. We decided to gather some of the most ambitious and biggest robbery of the century: look like come to the success of risk lovers.
In the period from 1995 to 2001 Stefan Bryutvayser managed to bring 230 works of art from museums and exhibitions. This is about thirty-eight objects per year. For six years, he was an impressive collection of works of art estimated value of $ 1, 4 billion. January 7, 2005 bouncer caught and sentenced to just three years in prison. Stefan spent 18 months, was released and wrote his memoirs.
The sky in diamonds
February 18, 2013, eight militants in masks robbed a plane standing on the runway strip. And this simple belonged Glider Antwerp World Diamond Center. Twenty minutes of work - one hundred and thirty bags of diamonds. Attackers are looking so far.
A little bit of Bollywood
Robbery Chelembra Bank in Kerala, India is considered one of the biggest bank robberies in Indian history. In the early morning hours of December 30, 2007 the robbers made a hole in the floor of the Bank of Kerala and carried through about eighty kilograms of gold and five million rupees, for a total of eighty million rupees. The criminals were arrested two months later.
August 14, 1962, two men stopped the truck US mail, which delivered the goods to the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston. $ 1, 5 million in cash. The attacker was one gun for two - but now the guys will be able to equip the fullest.
DB Cooper's legendary robbery of
Nickname D.B. Cooper received an unknown person managed to hijack a Boeing 727. Brave, very calm and polite man (as described robber crew), gave very specific instructions about air velocity, the angle of inclination of the wings, and so on. D., And then jumped out of a plane with a bag full of money. Svobodaaa!
Carnival for thieves
According to most experts, breaking the Brazilian Banco Central can be considered one of the most advanced in the history of robberies. Using a sophisticated legend, enterprising citizens organized a dummy firm of landscape design and comfortable dug a tunnel under the bank. It caused an estimated $ 70 million, and the police managed to catch eight of the thirty participants.
in the Bangladeshi Robbery
January 26, 2014 a subsidiary in Kishoreganj Sonali Bank was robbed on the 169 million BDT. Two men dug a tunnel from standing in the vicinity of the house. Simple, smart and easy to implement.
January 20, 1976 the group associated with the Palestine Liberation Organization, Yasser Arafat (PLO), used the chaos of the civil war in the country and has cracked safes British Bank of the Middle East in Beirut. Police estimates the cost of stolen 60 million dollars.