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Cell Phone Theft

Alleged Thief Shot Self In Leg, Flagged Down Deputy For Medical Help

The Huffington Post | Steven Hoffer | Posted 03.16.2015 | Weird News

At least he'll have his health? Authorities in Florida say a cell phone thief accidentally shot himself in the leg, then stole a Mercedes from a st...

Early One Night in Harlem

Cody Lyon | Posted 05.16.2014 | New York
Cody Lyon

On the last Sunday in February at around 8 p.m., Jon Jensen, who teaches English at Kingborough College in Brooklyn, was walking north on Frederick Douglas Boulevard near 135th Street in Harlem.

Mugger To Victim With Flip Phone: No, Thank You

The Huffington Post | Alexis Kleinman | Posted 01.25.2014 | Technology

There's no reason to be embarrassed if you own a flip phone. Especially if doing so means your phone won't be stolen. New York City resident Kevin ...

How Safe Is Paying With Your Phone?

Robert Siciliano | Posted 04.29.2012 | Technology
Robert Siciliano

The majority of users are apparently comfortable making purchases with their phones, just as they would with a PC, but are mobiles really meant for financial transactions?

Chicago Police Nab Suspect In CTA Shotgun Robberies

Posted 12.13.2011 | Chicago

An 18-year-old man was arrested after allegedly committing a series of robberies at CTA Red Line stations where victims were held up with a sawed-off ...

Cab Driver Uses Camera To Catch Thief

Aaron Sankin | Posted 10.02.2011 | San Francisco

A little after 7 p.m. on an evening late last month, a 27-year old woman was walking though the intersection of Polk and Francisco streets in Russian ...