Thieves in $2.6 million smash-and-grab raid on Paris valuables store

Francois Mori / AP French Police officers examine a stage of a night raid during a valuables shop, nearby Place Vendome, Paris, Monday. PARIS, France — A smash-and-grab on a high finish Paris store saw 4 robbers make off with valuables and watches valued during over $2.6 million early Monday. At around 4:30 a.m. internal […]

Cannes Jewelry Heists: Experts Call Region’s Crime ‘A Way of Life’

These days, any discuss of Cannes and a Cote d’Azur conjures visions of gorgeous diamonds, cops, robbers and Inspector Clouseau. But burglary in a land of a Cannes Film Festival is zero new. In fact, sources tell THR, it’s a cost of doing business. After Carlton Heist, Cannes Crime Spree Continues Cannes Jewel Heist: Event […]

$53 million stolen in outrageous French valuables heist

  THOMAS ADAMSON PARIS — A towering 40 million euro ($53 million) value of diamonds and other wealth were stolen Sunday from a Carlton Intercontinental Hotel in Cannes, in one of Europe’s biggest valuables heists new years, military said. The hotel in a breathless French Riviera was hosting a proxy valuables vaunt over a summer from […]

Thief Gets Away With Estimated $50 Million in Jewelry during a French Riviera Hotel

The burglary occurred during a Carlton InterContinental Hotel along a Promenade de la Croisette in Cannes, a Mediterranean stadium for a word’s abounding and famous. It comes only days after a Swiss military announced that a member of a Pink Panther squad of valuables thieves had transient from a jail in Switzerland. The gang, that […]