DOWNINGTON, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania Roman Catholic priest is accused of stealing nearly $100,000 from his parish and spending it on a beach house and men he met on dating apps.
MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico's president is warning against a growing trend in which thieves drill illegal taps into pipelines carrying natural gas.
CARROLLTON, Ala. (AP) — A west Alabama chief deputy who worked for a sheriff who pleaded guilty to federal crimes last month is now charged with theft and other crimes, authorities said...
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — A Tucson man has been convicted of a 2017 murder.
Pima County prosecutors say a jury Tuesday found 51-year-old Scott Lee Baucom guilty of first-degree murder, armed...
Ex-Oregon teacher sentenced for stealing $80K from district
ROSEBURG, Ore. (AP) — A former teacher in southwestern Oregon who stole more than $80,000 from the Riddle School District has been sentenced to pay the money back as well as spend a week in...
Charges dropped against alleged thief of McDormand Oscar
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Prosecutors on Tuesday dropped the case against a man charged with stealing Frances McDormand's Oscar statuette from a 2018 Academy Awards after-party.
Theft of oysters hinders Cape Cod aquaculture program
SANDWICH, Mass. (AP) — Officials in a Massachusetts town say about 4,000 immature oysters were stolen from a local creek, hindering a fledgling Cape Cod aquaculture program.
French couple could face jail time for taking Italian sand
ROME (AP) — A French couple faces up to six years in jail for taking around 40 kg (88.1lbs) of white sand from a beach on the Italian island of Sardinia.
Maryland woman accused of twice trying to rob Delaware home
FRANKFORD, Del. (AP) — A Maryland woman is accused of trying to rob the same Delaware home twice.
News outlets report 42-year-old Maureen E. Gray was arrested last week on charges including...
Guardsman not guilty by reason of insanity in vehicle theft
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — An Army National Guard officer accused of stealing an armored personnel carrier from a Virginia base and leading police on a more than 60-mile (100-kilometer) chase has been...
Suspect in Amazon theft ring arrested on child porn charge
SEATTLE (AP) — A man suspected of leading a theft ring that sold millions of dollars' worth of stolen goods on Amazon has been arrested on an unrelated child pornography charge.
Prosecutors: Man indicted in stabbing death of father
MILLVILLE, N.J. (AP) — A man accused of fatally stabbing his father during a confrontation at their southern New Jersey home earlier this year has been indicted on murder charges.
Federal officials: Man admitted firing shot that killed boy
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Federal authorities say a man charged in an armored car theft has told investigators he fired the shot earlier this month that killed a 7-year-old boy in St. Louis.
90 panels reported stolen from southern Indiana solar farm
HENRYVILLE, Ind. (AP) — A solar power generating farm in southern Indiana was disrupted when about 90 panels were stolen.
Hoosier Energy says the theft from the Henryville Solar facility in...
Couple accused of faking baby’s birth, death to scam gifts
FRIEDENS, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania couple is accused of faking the birth and death of a baby to obtain more than $600 in donations and gifts from friends and family.
UK judge sentences Schwimmer lookalike to 9 months in jail
LONDON (AP) — A British judge has sentenced a lookalike of "Friends" actor David Schwimmer to nine months in prison for theft and fraud.
Judge Sara Dodd sentenced Abdulah Husseni on Thursday...
Police say would-be copper thief shot at Tulsa church
TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Police in Tulsa say a man apparently trying to steal copper from a north Tulsa church was shot and wounded by a church member.
- Houston Chronicle2 Friendswood men suspected in vehicle burglariesyesterday
- The Brownsville HeraldAnother La Plaza Mall robbery suspects pleads guiltyAugust 10, 2019
- The Times-TribuneLackawanna Trail Booster Club Treasurer Charged With TheftAugust 6, 2019
- Sentinel & EnterpriseFitchburg Woman Indicted Theft of FundsAugust 1, 2019
- The DayKentucky Derby defendants ask judge to dismiss chargesJuly 16, 2019
Probation for woman convicted of stealing from grandmother
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A Trent woman has been put on probation and ordered to more than $100,000 in restitution after pleading guilty to stealing from her grandmother.
Golf cart theft at airport leads to drug treatment program
FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) — A Florida man must spend 18 months in a residential drug treatment program after stealing and crashing a golf cart at a regional airport.
Trial set for 82-year-old charged in bank robbery in Tucson
PHOENIX (AP) — An Oct. 8 trial has been scheduled for an 82-year-old man charged with bank robbery in the January 2018 holdup of a Tucson credit union.
Police: 5 charged in failed car theft admitted other crimes
WAUKEGAN, Ill. (AP) — Five teenagers charged with murder after an alleged attempt at car theft in suburban Chicago ended with a sixth teen fatally shot admitted they were out to commit burglaries,...
3 arrested after stolen police SUV found near Los Angeles
MONTEBELLO, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say three men have been arrested on suspicion of stealing a police SUV that was found stripped and dumped in Southern California's Angeles National...
Officials: Items stolen from Michigan veterans museum
MUSKEGON, Mich. (AP) — Officials say a man has stolen artifacts from a western Michigan museum housed on a World War II-era warship.
The Muskegon Chronicle reported Wednesday the man stole...
Former village clerk gets year of probation for theft
STAPLETON, Neb. (AP) — A former village clerk/treasurer accused of stealing from her central Nebraska community has been given a year's probation.
Trial date set for sheriff charged with theft in office
WAVERLY, Ohio (AP) — The trial of a suspended Ohio sheriff charged with more than a dozen counts including theft in office and tampering with evidence has been set for next year.
5 charged with murder after attempted theft ends with 1 dead
CHICAGO (AP) — Murder charges have been filed against five teenagers allegedly involved in an attempted vehicle theft in suburban Chicago that left a sixth teenager dead.
- Globe NewswirePrey, Inc. Signs 25 New Educational Customersyesterday
- Business Wire“Honeytokens” Provide StealthDEFEND Users a New Tool for Detecting and Preventing Active Directory Credential Theft in Version 2.1July 24, 2019
- Business WireShoplifters and Dishonest Employees Continue to Steal, With Case Values Soaring, According to Jack L. Hayes International's 31st Annual Retail Theft Survey!June 6, 2019
- Globe NewswireNCLA Asks Full Ninth Circuit to Decide that Police Theft During Execution of a Search Warrant Violates the ConstitutionMay 14, 2019
- Business WireLG Chem Alleges Trade Secrets Theft, Files Federal Suit against SK InnovationApril 29, 2019
Washington private school delays classes after vandalism
BELLINGHAM, Wash. (AP) — A private school in Washington state is delaying the start of the school year by one week after officials say vandals caused about $250,000 in damage to the...
Ex-theme park worker accused of stealing from water park
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say a 28-year-old former worker at Walt Disney World's Typhoon Lagoon stole cash, credit cards, gift cards and other items from an employee locker room at the...
Man accused of stealing WWII-era dog tags seeks trial delay
GREENBELT, Md. (AP) — A Virginia National Guard sergeant is asking a federal judge to postpone his trial on a charge he stole World War II-era dog tags from the National Archives and Records...
Bicycle thefts hit 5-year high in Minneapolis
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Bicycle theft in Minneapolis is at a five-year high.
Police Department data obtained by the Star Tribune shows almost 4,300 bikes reported stolen since 2017.
Storm Lake teacher accused of stealing book fair money
STORM LAKE, Iowa (AP) — A northwestern Iowa school librarian and art teacher has been accused of stealing more than $2,000 from two school fundraising events.
Prosecutor frustrated by sentence for repeat offender
ST. JOHNSBURY, Vt. (AP) — A Vermont prosecutor is disappointed with a sentence imposed on a man who's a repeat offender for burglary — and was convicted two decades ago of manslaughter.
Stolen truck, trailer, forklift used to steal ATM
WESTLAKE, La. (AP) — Louisiana authorities are looking for people who used a stolen forklift, truck and trailer to steal an ATM.
The Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office says three people may...
SCRANTON, Pa. (AP) — A longtime Pennsylvania clerk of courts has pleaded guilty to federal charges that he stole public money and then tried to hide his tracks by forging records.
4 suspects charged in theft of 40,000 oysters in Florida
PENSACOLA, Fla. (AP) — Florida wildlife officials say four people, including a mother and son, are facing charges for the theft of 40,000 oysters from a lease belonging to a commercial fishing...
DURHAM, N.H. (AP) — A New Hampshire man has been charged with a number of thefts, including a copper turret cover from the University of New Hampshire and cut copper wire that caused a campus...
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — A Romanian citizen arrested on an international warrant has admitted using skimming devices in upstate New York ATMs to get account information used later to steal money from...
Thief who swiped Prescott Valley speed limit sign sought
PRESCOTT VALLEY, Ariz. (AP) — Authorities in Yavapai County are searching for suspects in the theft of an electronic speed limit sign.
Yavapai County sheriff's officials said Thursday that...
NEW YORK (AP) — An aide and one-time chief of staff to New York State Assembly Assistant Speaker Felix Ortiz was arrested Thursday on a wire fraud charge, accused of diverting $80,000 from...
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Federal authorities have charged a soldier formerly stationed at Fort Bragg with stealing military property.
Bryan Craig Allen of Anacoco, Louisiana, was indicted...
PHOENIX (AP) — A homeless woman accused of climbing over a fence at a Phoenix fire station, driving off in an ambulance and crashing it into a fence after being chased by police remains jailed on...
MASHANTUCKET, Conn. (AP) — A former blackjack dealer at a Connecticut casino who authorities say overpaid players by $18,000 won't get prison time.
Correction: Holocaust Survivor Swindled story
MIAMI (AP) — In a story Aug. 7 about a Holocaust survivor and her husband being swindled, The Associated Press reported erroneously that the caretaker charged with grand theft is a nurse. Odalis...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The owner of a Des Moines hospital has decided to settle dozens of lawsuits filed by patients who say they suffered needless pain after a hospital worker stole their...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A Lincoln company's former project manager has been accused of embezzling more than $130,000.
Lancaster County Court records say 37-year-old Jonathan Bunger is charged...
Man pleads guilty to stealing guns from upstate NY store
ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) — Authorities say a 22-year-old man has pleaded guilty to stealing firearms from a western New York gun store.
Federal prosecutors say Dakota Sarfaty of Rochester...
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — A 61-year-old lawyer and financial adviser has pleaded guilty to federal charges stemming from the theft of $12 million from the family trusts of three sisters in upstate New...