Arab thief apologizes to elderly victim

Arab resident of Jerusalem stole 5,000 shekels from elderly resident of capital. After capture he insisted on apologizing personally.Reut Hadar, 1/30/2017, 1:42 PM

Violent home invasion in Jerusalem

Resident of haredi neighborhood in the capital held captive as thieves rob his home.David Rosenberg, 1/24/2017, 9:50 AM

Watch: Robber breaks elderly woman's arm during heist

Man arrested for stealing necklaces from elderly women.Natanel Katz, 1/23/2017, 12:07 PM

Illegal worker from Palestinian Authority steals millions

Janitor who sneaked into Israel from Palestinian Authority runs off with two million shekels.Shlomo Pyotrovsky, 1/22/2017, 4:45 PM

Stolen cell phones to be blocked even with different SIM card

Israel police and Communications Ministry to allow mobile companies to block stolen phones from use even if the thief switches the SIM card.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/11/2017, 5:06 PM

'They're stealing our history!'

Arab tomb raiders caught in the act, pillaging an ancient Jewish burial ground.Orly Harari, 12/14/2016, 12:47 PM

Torah scroll stolen from Georgia synagogue found destroyed

A Torah scroll taken from a synagogue in the Caucasus republic of Georgia was destroyed.JTA, 12/6/2016, 4:26 AM

Thieves arrested for stealing from charity box

Police arrested four teenagers in Elad for attempting to pull a charity box from a wall and steal the money inside.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/24/2016, 8:00 PM

Watch: Thieves beat driver in Modi'in during robbery

Thieves attack money changer, make off with hundreds of thousands in cash.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/3/2016, 5:47 PM

Break-in at Florida Holocaust Museum

23-year-old breaks into the Florida Holocaust Museum, does not damage any of the displays.JTA, 11/1/2016, 3:01 AM

Rejoicing in Brooklyn as stolen Torah scrolls recovered intact

Four Torah scrolls stolen from a Brooklyn synagogue returned.David Rosenberg, 10/28/2016, 11:01 AM

Brooklyn: Torah scrolls stolen by kippah-clad thief

Four Torah scrolls valued at approximately $240,000 stolen from Brooklyn synagogue during Simchat Torah.JTA, 10/27/2016, 5:26 AM

Watch: Female store clerk overpowers thieves, defends shop

Two young thieves in Ramat Gan got more than they bargained for when a female clerk cut short their attempted robbery.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/26/2016, 10:27 AM

Indecent proposal: Man pays teen for date - only to be attacked

Taxi driver in his 30s offered to pay underage girl to kiss him, go on a date. But her friends had something else in mind.David Rosenberg, 9/21/2016, 12:09 PM

Theft ring busted for systematically stealing gasoline

Theft ring systematically stole gas cards from the IDF, then used these to extract gas at stations and resell it illegally.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/2/2016, 2:55 PM

Jewish man attacked, car stolen at Palestinian car wash

Jewish man from Binyamin brings car for wash in Hizme. Arab man attacks him, steals vehicle. Police ultimately catch perpetrator.Ido Ben-Porat, 7/3/2016, 9:38 PM

'We vow to beautify the Cave of the Patriarchs'

Arabs steal mezuzah from Cave of the Patriarchs, but the Jewish community in Hevron says it will replace it with a more beautiful one.Eliran Aharon, 6/27/2016, 3:16 AM

Burglar nabbed after breaking into apartment - then taking a nap

Burglar caught after broke into an apartment in Tel Aviv, then catching a good night's sleep.Shoshana Miskin, 5/2/2016, 12:41 PM

Soldier accused of stealing grenades

The accused soldier who stole the ammunition in order to sell it served in the Nahal Haredi battalion.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/17/2016, 5:24 PM

Shocked newlyweds: Friend stole wedding gifts and disappeared

Best friend of Lior and Kineret disappeared without a trace, stealing wedding gifts.Shoshana Miskin, 12/13/2015, 3:06 PM

Stolen Records Contain Insurance Records of Millions of Israelis

The insurance records of millions of Israelis were stolen out of the back of a motor scooter - but there's no need to worry, officials said.Moshe Cohen, 7/23/2015, 9:07 AM

British Teens Arrested Stealing From Auschwitz

Two young Brits caught digging in area where belongings of Jewish victims are still found; had buttons, hair clipper and other artifacts.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/23/2015, 8:02 PM

300 Grenades Stolen and Sold by IDF Soldier

Soldier gets 7.5 years in jail for serial pilfering of gas and stun grenades which he sold on the black market.Ari Yashar, 6/17/2015, 12:52 PM

Daughter of Obama's Ex-Pastor Sent to Jail

Daughter of Jeremiah Wright detained after breaching bail conditions on money-laundering case by committing another theft.Ari Yashar, 2/24/2015, 10:03 AM

Grave Robbers Caught Red Handed Seeking Gold and Silver

Three grave robbers were caught red-handed Friday night as they tried to raid antiquities in the area of Tel Ashkelon.Yaakov Levi, 2/1/2015, 5:01 PM

Holocaust Victims' Shoes Stolen from Majdanek

Eight shoes that once belonged to Holocaust victims stolen from the former concentration camp Majdanek in Poland.Ben Ariel, 11/26/2014, 6:42 AM

Carer Steals 250,000 Shekels From Elderly Man

50-year-old woman in Golan Heights suspected of manipulating her position to pocket vast sums over the course of nine years.Ari Yashar, 9/17/2014, 12:05 PM

Paintings Stolen from Russian Jewish Museum

Five works of Russian Jewish painter Isaac Levitan stolen; haul worth over $2 million.AFP, 8/6/2014, 6:22 PM

German Teacher Caught Trying to Steal Relics from Auschwitz

German teacher attempts to steal victims' items from Auschwitz-Birkenau museum in latest case of death camp-linked theft.AFP, 7/2/2014, 9:36 PM

Suspect 'Moved' Households Directly to the PA

Israeli Arab stole home-movers' trucks full of belongings and drove them into Judea and Samaria villages.Ido Ben Porat, Gil Ronen, 6/8/2014, 5:49 PM

Weapons Theft from IDF Soldiers On the Decline

Hundreds of firearms stolen from the military over the past several years, officials say - but the phenomenon is waning.Tova Dvorin, 5/28/2014, 6:38 PM

Auschwitz Museum Hit By Theft, Vandalism

Museum officials left scrambling to cope with visitors scrawling their names, taking 'souvenirs' from death camp.Tova Dvorin, 5/6/2014, 4:15 PM

New Law Will Throw 'Cattle Rustlers' into Jail

A new law will substantially increase the penalties and punishment for cattle and sheep rustlers, among others.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/19/2014, 1:13 AM

Alert Soldiers Thwart Massive Sheep Theft

Farmers warn that massive wave of theft in Samaria harms the entire nation.Maayana Miskin, 2/13/2014, 8:42 AM

Palestinian Authority Police Conduct Operation on Israeli Turf

PA forces complete covert operation to fight crime in 'no man's land' between Jerusalem, security fence.Tova Dvorin, 1/28/2014, 8:14 AM

UK: 'Despicable' Thieves Try to Steal Sigmund Freud's Ashes

Unknown robbers damage priceless urn in attempt to steal the remains of the 'father of modern psychoanalysis' from crematorium.Arutz Sheva Staff and AFP, 1/15/2014, 4:24 PM

Police Engage in Dramatic Shoot-Out with Galilee Crime Gang

Car of suspected jewelry thieves attempts to break police barrier, runs over two cops. One suspect shot in head, another injured.Ari Yashar, 1/7/2014, 5:52 PM

Thief Targeting Hassidic Yeshiva Nabbed in Bat Yam

Yeshiva students plagued by serial theft turn to police, 43 year-old resident of the town identified and apprehended.Ari Yashar, 1/7/2014, 5:14 PM

Jewish Farmers Warn: Next Theft Will End in Murder

Farmers in Judea and Samaria explain why murder is a real concern, and give thanks to Hashomer Yosh.Maayana Miskin, 11/24/2013, 9:10 AM

'Disturbed' Man Steals Bus, Rams Cars

Man uses stolen bus to ram parked cars. Police arrest ‘disturbed’ driver.Maayana Miskin, 10/27/2013, 3:18 PM

Farmer Gets Chance to Rebuild after Arab Theft

A generous donor has given a Samaria farmer a chance to rebuild his life after he was targeted in a massive goat theft.Maayana Miskin, 10/27/2013, 11:18 AM

Beit El Resident Attacked by Arab 'Terror Thieves'

A resident of Beit El was attacked Wednesday night as he drove in the Binyamin region. Arabs damaged his car and stole his wife's purseDavid Lev, 9/12/2013, 1:07 PM

90 Sheep Stolen, Farmers Fear ‘Ramadan Crime Spree’

Army accused of failing to stop the thieves after Jewish farmer’s flock stolen. Farmers worry this is just the beginning.Maayana Miskin, 7/7/2013, 8:09 AM

Non-Jewish Guards to Stop Sabbath Thefts

Hareidi leaders in Jerusalem turn to private firm to stop wave of Sabbath thefts.Maayana Miskin, 7/5/2013, 3:46 PM

Arab Steals Car at Knifepoint, Attacks Officer

A PA Arab resident robbed an Israeli driver at knifepoint, then tried to attack police.Maayana Miskin, 5/29/2013, 3:46 PM

Murder Victim’s Phone, Pictures Stolen

Phone taken from scene of terrorist murder had victim’s last pictures with his children.Maayana Miskin, 5/21/2013, 10:59 AM

Officer Convicted of Robbery by Intimidation

Judge convicts officer for theft of Bedouin store by carrying gun, not offering to pay.Maayana Miskin, 4/9/2013, 10:05 PM

More Farmers Taking Security into Their Own Hands

Again: desperate Jewish farmers tire of looking to police for help, create their own security group.Maayana Miskin, 3/15/2013, 10:52 AM

Documents Stolen from Atomic Commission Worker

The senior PMO employee whose documents were stolen is a member of the Atomic Energy Commission.Maayana Miskin, 2/26/2013, 2:31 PM

Former Minister Hirschson Released from Prison

Avraham Hirschson out early after stealing 2.3 million shekels. Disgraced former minister plans to 'thank G-d, hug my family.'Maayana Miskin, 1/16/2013, 10:42 AM

Thieves Finally Succeed in Massive Goat Theft

Jewish farmer targeted in quick theft of massive herd. Arab thieves had threatened to steal the goats for years.Maayana Miskin, 11/2/2012, 10:01 AM

Theft and Destruction at Jewish-Owned Olive Grove

A Jewish farmer went to harvest olives Tuesday from his grove in the Shilo region, but discovered his trees sawn and stripped of fruit.Chana Ya'ar, 10/25/2012, 11:00 AM

Jewish-Owned Olive Grove Robbed, Destroyed

Arabs steal olives from Jewish-owned grove then destroy trees. Victims asks why the media makes Jews the villain.Maayana Miskin, 10/23/2012, 12:58 PM

Masked Men Infiltrate IDF Base, Steal Weapons

IDF hunting thieves who broke into a base, tied up a soldier and stole weapons.Maayana Miskin, 10/19/2012, 10:56 AM

Judaica Thieves in Milan Sentenced in Jerusalem

Thieves who traveled from Israel to steal treasures from a synagogue in Milan were punished – by judges in Jerusalem.Chana Ya'ar, 9/9/2012, 3:05 PM

Police Arrest Man in $10,000 Menorah Theft

Police said they have arrested a man who stole an antique menorah valued at approximately $10,000 from home of prominent rabbi.Rachel Hirshfeld , 8/29/2012, 4:58 PM

NY Man Sentenced to Prison for Possessing Stolen Torah Scroll

A New York court has sentenced a resident of Liberty to prison for possessing a Torah Scroll stolen from a synagogue in Monticello.Elad Benari, 8/21/2012, 4:14 AM