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Violent robbery in Bnei Brak

Violent robbery in Bnei Brak

Police investigating violent robbery after suspect attacks business owner, runs off with money.Michal Levi, 16/09/2020 12:53
Algeria: Perpetrator of anti-Semitic Paris robbery arrested

Algeria: Perpetrator of anti-Semitic Paris robbery arrested

Perpetrator of brutal 2014 Paris robbery and rape arrested in Algeria.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 05/09/2020 20:08
Man who robbed 4 teens at Baltimore mall and called them ‘dirty Jews’ arrested

Man who robbed 4 teens at Baltimore mall and called them ‘dirty Jews’ arrested

Police nab 34-year-old suspect who called teens "dirty Jews" while robbing them at Baltimore mall.Marcy Oster, JTA, 21/07/2020 08:37
4 Jewish teens robbed at Baltimore mall say they were targeted for their religion

4 Jewish teens robbed at Baltimore mall say they were targeted for their religion

Jewish teens reportedly targeted for robbery because of their religion, with suspect calling them 'dirty Jews' and stealing kippah.Marcy Oster, JTA, 15/07/2020 07:24
Swedish-Jewish woman, 60, fights off 3 purse snatchers

Swedish-Jewish woman, 60, fights off 3 purse snatchers

Attackers succeed in stealing Star of David pendant, fail to steal purse from woman while spouting anti-Semitic abuse.Cnaan Lipshitz/JTA, 03/02/2020 21:05
Arabs rob pizza deliveryman - with Airsoft guns

Arabs rob pizza deliveryman - with Airsoft guns

Police arrest Arab youths who robbed pizza deliveryman at gunpoint. Suspects: 'It's a toy gun.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 31/01/2020 11:05
'If you scream, we'll kill you'

'If you scream, we'll kill you'

Elderly couple attacked, threatened in their home by Arab burglars during break-in.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/11/2019 12:48
Watch: Arab man robs gas station in Tira

Watch: Arab man robs gas station in Tira

35-year-old faces indictment after robbing gas station in central Israeli city of hundreds of shekels, cigarettes and lighters.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/10/2019 12:04
Hasidic man beaten and robbed in Brooklyn

Hasidic man beaten and robbed in Brooklyn

Hasidic Jewish man assaulted and robbed in Brooklyn in an incident captured on video and posted on social media. Marcy Oster, JTA, 18/09/2019 21:35
Williamsburg: Thugs attack Jewish man

Williamsburg: Thugs attack Jewish man

Three youths of color attack hasidic Jew, steal his phone.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/09/2019 07:47
Watch: Spa employee fights back against armed Bedouin robbers

Watch: Spa employee fights back against armed Bedouin robbers

Two Bedouin robbers violently attack female worker in course of robbery attempt, but she doesn't let them go without a fight.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/07/2019 08:15
Watch: Stealing from a thief

Watch: Stealing from a thief

Police locate bag robber - only to discover he stole the bag from someone else.Orly Harari, 02/07/2019 12:25
Suspects wanted for armed robbery of haredi woman nabbed

Suspects wanted for armed robbery of haredi woman nabbed

Police arrest three people suspected of robbing haredi woman in Arad.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/05/2019 14:21
Arad: Haredi woman robbed at knife-point

Arad: Haredi woman robbed at knife-point

Youths threaten woman from Gur Hasidic movement with 'sharp weapon,' order her to give them her purse.Michal Levi, 21/05/2019 08:29
'Suddenly - light in my eyes, blows, confusion'

'Suddenly - light in my eyes, blows, confusion'

Rabbi Shmuel Notik, Chabad emissary in Nairobi, recounts tense moments he and his wife experienced during violent robbery of their home.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/04/2019 21:02
Ramle teen arrested for violent robbery of taxi driver

Ramle teen arrested for violent robbery of taxi driver

Police arrest 17-year-old who rode with friends in cab - then beat driver and stole his money.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/04/2019 13:13
Attempted Arab robbery near Ateret

Attempted Arab robbery near Ateret

Suspects arrested near Israeli car tried to force driver out while threatening her with hammers.Mordechai Sones, 02/01/2019 15:38
Jewish shop owner stabbed in Paris botched robbery

Jewish shop owner stabbed in Paris botched robbery

Jewish man stabbed in his phone shop in Paris in what police are saying was a botched robbery that ended in serious injury.JTA, 30/10/2018 14:59
Arabs break into yeshiva, hold student by force

Arabs break into yeshiva, hold student by force

Three Arabs breaking into Belz yeshiva in Jerusalem startled by student there, whom they beat and fled. Police investigating.Mordechai Sones, 27/09/2018 10:53
Watch: J'lem man spots Arab home invaders - while on vacation

Watch: J'lem man spots Arab home invaders - while on vacation

Police rush to Talpiot home after resident vacationing abroad sees thieves breaking into his apartment on home security cameras.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/08/2018 19:19
Jerusalem chulent shop held up in attempted robbery

Jerusalem chulent shop held up in attempted robbery

Youths attack customers in haredi food store early Friday morning.Gary Willig, 29/06/2018 12:57
Israeli vehicle hijacked in southern Samaria

Israeli vehicle hijacked in southern Samaria

Robbers overtake vehicle, force driver to stop, break window and pull driver out. Army and police forces searching the area.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/06/2018 08:40
Police officer arrested for robbery

Police officer arrested for robbery

Court extends arrest of Special Patrol Unit officer who used fake search warrant to rob Tel Aviv residents.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/11/2017 13:47
Bnei Brak: 68,000 NIS stolen at gunpoint

Bnei Brak: 68,000 NIS stolen at gunpoint

Woman withdraws money - only to be robbed at gunpoint as she walks out of the bank.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/09/2017 15:50
Police nab suspects tied to Israeli national team thefts

Police nab suspects tied to Israeli national team thefts

National basketball team returns to hotel after being booted from EuroBasket 2017, only to discover they have been robbed of valuable items.Tal Polon, 06/09/2017 23:05
WATCH: 'This is a stick-up'

WATCH: 'This is a stick-up'

Lod resident enters kiosk, robs cashier at gunpoint.Refael Levi, 06/09/2017 14:56
Arab car thief caught red-handed

Arab car thief caught red-handed

Arab from eastern J'lem who attacked woman and stole her car in center of city arrested after quick covert investigation.Reut Hadar, 29/08/2017 13:53
Arab thief asks for a cup of water, then steals jewelry

Arab thief asks for a cup of water, then steals jewelry

Jerusalem Arab knocks on doors requesting water from elderly women, then steals their jewelry.Ido Ben Porat, 09/08/2017 12:16
36 dead in Manila resort attack

36 dead in Manila resort attack

Dozens suffocate to death as gunman sets resort casino on fire in the Philippines. Terrorism not suspected.Gary Willig, 02/06/2017 12:57
Robbers beat, rob sexton of Flatbush synagogue

Robbers beat, rob sexton of Flatbush synagogue

Intruders break into, rob, Chabad synagogue in Flatbush, beat and rob caretaker.Haim Lev, 17/04/2017 23:49
Israeli businessman killed in Georgia

Israeli businessman killed in Georgia

Unknown suspects shatter victim's skull, steal $2000.Orly Harari, 08/03/2017 12:43
Suspect used young son to help carry out thefts

Suspect used young son to help carry out thefts

Man caught using 9-year-old son to help commit robberies.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/02/2017 12:13
Robber mistakenly freed 90 years early appeals jail sentence

Robber mistakenly freed 90 years early appeals jail sentence

A robber mistakenly released from prison decades early says his jail sentence should be quashed - as he has since reformed himself.Arutz Sheva, 22/12/2016 12:10
Watch: Thieves beat driver in Modi'in

Watch: Thieves beat driver in Modi'in

Thieves attack money changer, make off with hundreds of thousands in cash.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/11/2016 17:47
Watch: Female store clerk overpowers thieves

Watch: Female store clerk overpowers thieves

Two young thieves in Ramat Gan got more than they bargained for when a female clerk cut short their attempted robbery.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/09/2016 10:27
Chabad center robbed of electronics, tefillin

Chabad center robbed of electronics, tefillin

Burglar steals electronics, three sets of tefillin and other valuables from the Chabad house at the University of Southern California.JTA, 19/07/2016 04:45
Palestinians arrested over Negev burglary spree

Palestinians arrested over Negev burglary spree

Four Arabs have been incarcerated for theft, breaking and entering into homes in southern Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/07/2016 18:31
'Rabbi's guest' steals $150,000 in Brazil

'Rabbi's guest' steals $150,000 in Brazil

Jewish neighborhood in Sao Paulo repeatedly targeted by burglar pretending to be a Jew; police release him after he pays $235 bail.JTA, 13/05/2016 07:43
Arab burglar caught by his own greed, stupidity

Arab burglar caught by his own greed, stupidity

Illegal infiltrator broke into a Jewish home, threatened murder, then tried blackmail – and was caught.Gil Ronen, 31/01/2016 21:05
Haredi Jew Shot by Robbers in Mexico City

Haredi Jew Shot by Robbers in Mexico City

24-year-old shot in the lung by robbers while trying to escape, cousins describe his survival as a 'true miracle.'Nitsan Keidar, 24/07/2015 11:33
Stolen Records Contain Israelis' Insurance Records

Stolen Records Contain Israelis' Insurance Records

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, 23/07/2015 09:07
Gunmen Rob French Family Because 'Jews Have Money'

Gunmen Rob French Family Because 'Jews Have Money'

Three masked gunmen target Jewish family for robbery and assault. Parents and son hospitalized.Matt Wanderman, 15/07/2015 22:33
Israeli Killed Resisting Robbery in Brazil

Israeli Killed Resisting Robbery in Brazil

Israeli businessman was shot in the head last week in Belem; 'We've reached a point where you don't know if you're coming home.'Yaakov Levi, 31/05/2015 16:28
Indictment Filed: 'Murdered Because He Was a Jew'

Indictment Filed: 'Murdered Because He Was a Jew'

Details on roadside murder of Avraham Ben-Tzion strengthen claims he was targeted as an Israeli Jew, say lawyer and family.Ari Yashar, 06/01/2015 18:41
Teens Threaten Boy With ISIS-Style Beheading

Teens Threaten Boy With ISIS-Style Beheading

Two Ashkelon teenagers beat and rob another boy, threaten to behead him with a knife just as ISIS does to their victims.Cynthia Blank, 08/12/2014 18:41
Leading Rabbi Blasts Phone Charity Scam 'Crooks'

Leading Rabbi Blasts Phone Charity Scam 'Crooks'

When an unknown solicitor – live or via a recording – calls up asking for money, just hang up, says Rabbi Benzion Mutsafi.Moshe Cohen, 22/10/2014 18:52
Man Confesses to Robbery - Because of Yom Kippur

Man Confesses to Robbery - Because of Yom Kippur

Schizophrenic man confesses to robbing gas station - six months after proceedings began - due to a need for 'closure.'Tova Dvorin, 03/10/2014 09:59
Arabs Arrested for Robbing Holocaust Survivors

Arabs Arrested for Robbing Holocaust Survivors

'I was never treated in Auschwitz like I was during this robbery,' theft victim states to police.Tova Dvorin, 19/08/2014 11:44
'Despicable' Thieves Try to Steal Freud's Ashes

'Despicable' Thieves Try to Steal 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, 15/01/2014 16:24
Hassidic Man Shot in Botched Williamsburg Robbery

Hassidic Man Shot in Botched Williamsburg Robbery

A hassidic man was shot Friday night after an assailant demanded money from him - which he did not have, because of Shabbat.David Lev, 03/11/2013 17:17
Brooklyn Street to be Named after Jamaican Jew

Brooklyn Street to be Named after Jamaican Jew

‘Yoseph Robinson Ave.’ named after Orthodox Jewish convert, gunned down protecting girlfriend three years ago.Ari Soffer, 19/08/2013 16:33
Arabs Arrested for Murder During a Robbery

Arabs Arrested for Murder During a Robbery

The Shin Bet and the police have arrested four PA Arabs on suspicion of being responsible for a robbery that turned into a murder.Elad Benari, 01/08/2013 03:16
Thief Breaks In, Takes a Nap

Thief Breaks In, Takes a Nap

Police have an easy time catching sleepy robber in Raanana.Maayana Miskin, 26/05/2013 08:34
Saudi Firing Squad Publicly Executes Seven

Saudi Firing Squad Publicly Executes Seven

A Saudi firing squad on Wednesday publicly executed seven men convicted of armed robbery, the interior ministry announced. Rachel Hirshfeld , 14/03/2013 02:45
Arabs Severely Beat Taxi Driver, Steal Cab

Arabs Severely Beat Taxi Driver, Steal Cab

Police found the driver, 69, bleeding at the side of the road near Neveh Tzuf in Binyamin.Gil Ronen, 07/01/2013 10:30