Dec 12th, 2013
A U.S. delegation traveled to Nigeria December 7-11 on a fact-finding mission on the subject of oil theft and related revenue loss, at the request of the Government of Nigeria. The delegation, led by Ambassador Carlos Pascual, Special Envoy for Energy at the Department of State, and the Honorable Sha...
Apr 24th, 2013
Source: washington.cbslocal A former parking manager at the Smithsonian’s Udvar-Hazy Air and Space annex in Chantilly has pleaded guilty to stealing roughly $1.4 million in parking fees. Thirty-three-year-old Abeselom Hailemariam pleaded guilty Friday in federal court in Alexandria. He’s is the third...
In South Africa
Jan 20th, 2011
A 51-year-old man who allegedly stole two uncut diamonds worth R12-million has been arrested at his home in Port Elizabeth and the stones recovered, Eastern Cape police said on Thursday. Police had been investigating the theft of the diamonds, which took place at the King Edward Hotel in the city in ...
Jan 5th, 2011
A woman was killed in Hlakoti location in Willowvale on Wednesday by residents who suspected her son of theft, Eastern Cape police said. “It is also alleged that her body was burnt afterwards,” Captain Jackson Manatha said in a statement. He said 55-year-old Nophelo Jama was attacked by the mob by 2....
Nov 11th, 2010
A 46-year-old woman has been arrested in connection with the alleged theft more than $1 million from a Winnipeg health centre’s ATM. The woman, a former financial clerk at the Misericordia Health Centre, allegedly took the money during a 10-year span between January 2000 and January 2010, polic...