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1 suspect arrested, and 1 wanted following shooting at jewelry store

Sydney, Australia - On October 24, 2022, at approximately 4:45 p.m., the featured male suspect, identified as 23-year-old Paul Flanagan, entered a jewelry store with a shotgun and hammer. Click within to learn more.

Police in Dubai arrest two suspects after jewelry store burglary

Dubai - On July 3, 2022 two men wore wigs and face masks to commit a burglary at a jewelry store inside of a hotel. Watch the videos within to learn how they committed the crime.

Smash-and-Grab Robbers Hit Booth at TEFAF

Maastricht, Netherlands - On June 28, 2022, at approximately 11:30 a.m., four unmasked men approached the showcase of a jewelry firm specializing in 20th-century European Fine Jewelry at the European Fine Art Fair (TEFAF). Click within to view footage of the crime.

Armed men rob jewelry boutique, flee on motorcycles

Paris, France - On May 5, 2022, at approximately 3:00 p.m., a group of at least four men were involved in a robbery at a high-end store that sells jewelry and watches.

Dramatic footage of daytime vehicle smash raid

Birmingham, England - On March 3, 2022, at around noon, several subjects rammed a maintenance vehicle into the front of a jewelry store. 

Dresden jewelry theft suspects prepare for trial

Berlin, Germany - January 3, 2022 - The Dresden state court has announced that six men will go on trial on January 28, 2022. The six suspects are accused of taking part in a break-in at the Green Vault Museum in Germany on November 25, 2019.

15 armed robbers target jewelry store in South Africa

Durban, South Africa - On September 29, 2021, at approximately 2:32 p.m., at least 15 subjects were involved in a jewelry store robbery. The subjects shot and critically injured a security officer in the parking lot after the robbery. 

Authorities seize fake GIA certificates

Surat, India - On August 17, 2021, the Times of India published a report on a racket that provided Gemological Institute of America's (GIA's) original certificates for lower quality diamonds. Click within to read the article.

Armed robber steals millions of dollars worth of jewelry

Paris, France - On July 27, 2021, an armed subject robbed a high-end jewelry store of 2 to 3 million euros ($2.3 to $3.5 million). Click within to learn more.

Woman claiming to be gem expert commits $5.7 million sneak theft

London, England - On July 20, 2021, prosecutors accused 60-year-old Lulu Lakatos of posing as a gem expert who purportedly sought to value seven diamonds on behalf of wealthy Russian buyers in March 2016.