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Two Stolen Shriner Jeeps Recovered

Two of the three stolen Shriners’ JeepsĀ® taken from Newington have been recovered.

10/02/2012

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“Hot” Property Was Stolen Stove

Police who pick up suspects with stolen property sometimes refer to the merchandise as “hot” — but in the case of one New Haven , the item in question was not just “hot” — it was a stove.

09/04/2012

BMWs Worth $400,000 Stolen From State Dealership

Darien police are investigating the theft of six BMWs with a total value of more than $400,000.

08/23/2012

Nanny Accused Of Stealing Items Valued At $30,000

A nanny from New Hampshire has been accused of stealing nearly $30,000 worth of jewelry and other items from the family she worked for in Massachusetts.

05/22/2012

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Brothers In Multi-Million-Dollar Enfield Drug Heist; Part Of Larger Cargo Theft Ring

We expect to hear more this afternoon about developments in the investigation of a theft two years ago at the Eli Lilly warehouse in Enfield, an operation that read like something out of the movies.

05/03/2012

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Connecticut Engineer Uncovers Theft Of Archive Records

When J. David Goldin saw the recorded interview of baseball great Babe Ruth for sale on eBay he knew something was wrong.

05/03/2012

Woman Charged In Theft Of Father’s Sports Memorabilia

A 21-year-old Stratford woman has been charged with stealing more than $28,000 worth of sports memorabilia from her father including a 1933 World Series program and a Super Bowl I program.

03/20/2012

(Photos Courtesy Westport Police)

Rare Chinese Sculptures Stolen In Westport: Valued At $1.6 Million

Two Chinese sculptures valued at more than $1.5 million have been stolen in Westport. The rare Louhan head sculptures are nine to ten centuries old, dating back to China’s Tang Dynasty.

08/17/2011

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Police: Copper Thefts On The Rise

State police in northeastern Connecticut say they’re investigating thefts of copper piping and other metal objects from several unoccupied homes over the past month.

06/23/2011

File photo of a gavel (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Apartment Manager Admits Using Master Key For Theft

A former Greenwich apartment complex manager faces prison time after admitting he used a master key to steal silverware, diamonds, watches and other valuables from tenants.

05/13/2011

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