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ROBBERY – LINCOLN, NE

On 2/15/17, subject(s) entered a mall and confronted a security guard and handcuffed him to a railing. The subject(s) then entered a kiosk and pried open three of the cases. They took merchandise and then fled. If you have any information regarding the identities of the subjects involved, please call the Jewelers’ Security Alliance at 212-687-0328.

GRAB AND RUN – WICHITA, KS

On 2/14/18, at approximately 6:10 p.m., a subject asked to see “big bridal sets.” The sales associate escorted him to the bridal counter and asked him what style he was looking for. The associate and subject looked at multiple sets. After about 10 minutes, the subject asked to compare two sets of merchandise in the mirror. The associate held onto both sets and walked to the mirror. After the subject looked at the first set, he asked to see the second set. As the associate retrieved the first set, the subject grabbed the one from the associates hand and fled from the store. The subject was described as a Black male in his mid 20’s. He is 5’10”, 130 pounds and was last seen wearing prescription glasses. He also wore a red bandanna over a black hat. If you have any information regarding this subject’s identity, please call the Jewelers’ Security Alliance at 212-687-0328.

GRAB AND RUN – TEMPE, ARIZONA

On 2/13/18, at approximately 4:30 p.m., two subjects entered a jewelry store and inquired about necklaces. One of the subjects asked to see the price tag on the back of an earring pad, which contained earrings. The subject grabbed the earrings and fled from the store along with his accomplice. The subjects were described as two Black males in their late teens. They escaped in a White Chevy Cruze with an Arizona license plate. If you have any information regarding these subjects, please call the Jewelers’ Security Alliance at 212-687-0328.

GRAB AND RUN – EDISON, NJ

On 2/13/18, at approximately 1:45 p.m., a subject asked to see a ring. While the sales associate held the ring, the subject grabbed it from the associates hand and fled from the store. The subject was described as a 35-year-old White male. He is 5’5” and heavy set. He has brown eyes and was last seen wearing a grey sweatshirt and grey hat. If you have any information regarding this subject, please call the Jewelers’ Security Alliance at 212-687-0328.

SNEAK THEFT – WILSONVILLE, OR

On 2/8/18, at approximately 2:02 p.m., a subject entered a jewelry store and inquired about a three stone engagement ring. The sales associate showed the subject several engagement rings. The subject then asked to see pendants and tennis bracelets. The subject picked out five different items that he wanted to purchase. The subject then asked the associate if he could take a picture of the all the items. The associate placed the five items on a counter pad and then walked away to get another item that the subject requested. At that moment, the subject took a ring and concealed it into his sweatshirt.

After the associate returned to the subject, he took the picture with his cell phone. He then conversed with the associate and manager. He told them to wrap all of the items up.  He said that he had to get cash. The subject then walked out of the store and did not return. He was described as a White male in his mid 50’s. He is 5’7” and clean cut. He was last seen wearing a grey hat with a fish on it. He states that he has 12 to 15 thousand dollars to spend once he enters the store. He also stated his name was Richard. If you have any information regarding this subject, please call the Jewelers’ Security Alliance at 212-687-0328.

$400,000 TRAVELING SALESMAN ROBBERY – SEATTLE, WA

On 2/6/18, at approximately 3:48 p.m., a traveling jewelry salesman was on his way to his last client in Seattle, WA. As the salesman was exiting off of the Highway, a dark colored sedan abruptly entered into his lane. The occupants of the sedan slammed on the car’s brakes which caused the salesman to come to a stop.

At that point, a second vehicle intentionally hit the salesman’s car from behind. Two men wearing bandanna’s approached the salesman’s car. They then smashed the front windows and hit the salesman several times. They grabbed a bag of diamonds worth $400,000. If you have any information regarding this incident, please call the Jewelers’ Security Alliance at 212-687-0328.

GRAB AND RUN – DOWNEY, CA

On 2/2/18, at approximately 12:40 p.m., a subject approached a kiosk and asked to see chains. The sales associate removed the first chain and showed it to the subject. The subject then asked to see a second chain. The associate retrieved the first chain, and began to remove the second chain. While that occurred, the subject grabbed both chains from her and fled from the store. The subject was described as a Black male in his early 20’s. He has a slender build and is approximately 5’10” tall. He was last seen wearing a short sleeve shirt, black slacks and black shoes. He has short black hair and appears to be balding. His eyes are also slightly crossed. If you have any information regarding this subject, please call the Jewelers Security Alliance at 212-687-0328.

SMASH & GRAB – AMHERST, NY

On 2/2/18, at approximately 6:30 p.m., four subjects armed with sledgehammers committed a robbery. The subjects smashed display cases, took high end watches and then fled. One subject stood at the front door while three masked subjects smashed into display cases. If you have any information regarding these subjects, please call the Jewelers’ Security Alliance at 212-687-0328.

GRAB & RUN – BRONX, NY

On 2/5/18, at approximately 1:15 p.m., a subject inquired about a gold chain. After he put on the chain, he asked to see another one. The sales associate said she could not show him another chain until he returned the first chain. The subject then turned around and fled from the store. He was described as a Black male in his 30’s. He is 5’8” and weighs 180 pounds. He has a black goatee. He was last seen wearing a beige winter cap, black jacket, olive khaki pants, and black and white Nike shoes. If you have any information regarding this subject, please call the Jewelers’ Security Alliance at 212-687-0328.

GRAB AND RUN – WOODBURN, OR

On 2/1/18, at approximately 5:17 p.m., a subject asked to see lady’s engagement rings. After examining one of the rings, he began walking out of the store and then started running. The subject was described as a White male in his 30’s. He is 6’0” and weighs 180 pounds. He has thin black hair with a 3” goatee. He also has tattoos on his hands. He was last seen wearing a black baseball cap, black jacket and dark jeans. If you have any information regarding this subject, please call the Jewelers’ Security Alliance at (212) 687-0328.