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1 year 4 months ago

Which luxury cars are stolen the most?

It seems thieves looking for a quick steal of a luxury car gravitate toward Mercedes-Benz. According to a report from the National Insurance Crime Bureau, the Mercedes-Benz C class, E class, and S class are among the top 10 most frequently stolen luxury vehicles in the U.S. Other models...

2 years 6 months ago

Phone scam steals prepaid minutes

Scams seem to be everywhere these days, but here's one we'd never heard about. Imagine losing all your minutes on your prepaid cell phone. That's what happened to one Colorado man, who wants to remain anonymous. We found out how easy it was to fall for this scam. "I added...

2 years 7 months ago

Man arrested for stealing cab

Colorado Springs police arrested a man early Saturday morning for stealing a van belonging to Yellow Cab Company. Springs police say the van was stolen in the 1500 block of E. St. Vrain St. around 3 a.m. Shortly after, the van was seen near E. Bijou St. and N....

2 years 9 months ago

Stolen toilets??

GOLDEN, Colo. (AP) - Authorities in the Denver area are investigating 18 burglaries where toilets were the target. Law-enforcement officials say the culprit has entered businesses, a restaurant, grocery store, university and hospital to steal copper or brass plumbing and hardware from toilets in the restrooms since Jan. 5. Jefferson...

3 years 1 month ago

Stolen Mini Pony

SMITHFIELD, Pa. (AP) - State police are investigating the disappearance of a miniature pony from a southwestern Pennsylvania farm. Officials say the 500-pound pony named John Wayne disappeared late last week from the farm in Smithfield, Fayette County. Owner Laurie Logue tells WPXI-TV the pony disappeared the night before...

3 years 2 months ago

Stuffed bear stolen

UNIONTOWN, Pa. (AP) - Police are searching for some thieves who pulled off a bear of a burglary at a western Pennsylvania bar. Uniontown police say five patrons pushed an 8-foot mounted bear over a second-floor railing at the Eagle's Nest bar early Sunday morning. The men fled in...

3 years 3 months ago

Man steals snakes hidden in his pants

PHOENIX (AP) - Police say an Arizona man stole several baby albino boa constrictors at a pet store by stuffing them down his pants. Eric Fiegel was arrested Tuesday after police reviewed surveillance footage from Predator's Reptile Center in Mesa. They say a July 30 video shows the 22-year-old...

3 years 4 months ago

Car stolen outside of hospital valet area

A car was stolen outside the emergency room doors in the valet area of Memorial Hospital this morning by a patient. Officers say they arrested Matthew Nyquest this afternoon after he crashed a stolen car and fled from the scene around 7:30 a.m. this morning at the intersection of Union...

3 years 4 months ago

Stolen car crashed after police chase

A one-car crash at the intersection of Hancock and Circle was the result of a police chase. Colorado Springs police say they spotted a stolen vehicle in the area of Astrozon and Hancock Expressway. The driver, Eric Maestas, 21, began to speed away and police started to chase. The...

3 years 8 months ago

Fire equipment stolen

The Peyton Volunteer Fire Department says at least $5,000 worth of firefighting equipment was stolen right off of one of their trucks as crews were responding to a call for service. The firefighters were dispatched to a home near Hopper Road between Peyton and Black Forest at around 3:45...

3 years 9 months ago

Remains reunited with widower

An urn containing human remains is back with its rightful owner after it was dropped off at a church. The Colorado Springs Police Department got a call this morning from Trinity Church of the Nazarene saying a package had been found outside their building. Officers discovered the package...

3 years 9 months ago

Stolen urn returned

An urn stolen in a burglary in the Black Forest area has finally been returned to the rightful owner. The Mahogany Urn containing the ashes of Terry Herrle, the late wife of Bob Herrle were stolen in a rash of burglaries allegedly by 23 year old Jeremy Farr who reportedly...

4 years 1 week ago

Grinch steals Christmas yard decorations

A real life Grinch stole $600 worth of holiday decorations from someone's yard in Pueblo. The thief took five inflatables--Mickey Mouse, Snoopy, Santa, a reindeer, and even baby Jesus! (Nativity Set) Eric Lange told Pueblo Police his yard decorations were stolen sometime after 10 p.m. Sunday and before 7 a.m....

4 years 2 months ago

Four vehicles damaged during arrest

Four vehicles were damaged when a Colorado Springs Police Officer attempted to stop a suspect in a stolen vehicle. Officer J. Reeser attempted to detain the suspect at a red light at 8th and Cimarron. Reeser reported the suspect vehicle ran into another officer's car, as well as two...

4 years 5 months ago

Alleged 'Barefoot Bandit' to face Bahamas judge

A resourceful teenage fugitive who police have called the "Barefoot Bandit" is expected to make his first court appearance today in the Bahamas. Police say Colton Harris-Moore faces a "litany" of charges, including suspicion of illegal weapons possession stemming from the week he spent in the Bahamas trying to...

4 years 6 months ago

Fine for stealing plane: $40

A homeless man caused about $12,000 in damage when he stole and crashed a single-engine airplane at a Maryland airport - but he'll pay just $40 in restitution. Frederick County Circuit Judge G. Edward Dwyer Jr. was surprised at the small amount,"Only $40?" Prosecutors explained that insurance had...

4 years 7 months ago

Stolen Red Cross trailer recovered

The Pikes Peak Chapter of the American Red Cross says their stolen supply trailer has been found by police. The trailer full of cots, blankets and other emergency supplies was stolen from the Red Cross parking lot last week, it was recovered by CSPD officers Wednesday. The trailer has...

4 years 8 months ago

Nobel prize missing after burglary

Police in Massachusetts have caught a man they suspect of breaking into a Harvard professor's home, but they are still looking for his missing Nobel Prize medal. Police tell the Boston Herald that Stephen Beaulieu, of Skowhegan, Maine, broke into the Arlington, Mass., home of Roy Glauber (GLAW'-buhr) last...

4 years 8 months ago

Thieves take more than free stuff

Buyer and seller beware! Springfield police are looking into another craigslist mishap. The classfied ads Web site works well for a lot of buyers and sellers but it didn't for a woman from Springfield, Missouri. Lynette Hunter recently decided to downsize, and sell her house that she had lived...

4 years 9 months ago

Unique ring returned to owner

After 20 years, an NCAA Final 8 Championship ring has been returned to its rightful owner. Authorities say the ring belongs to basketball player Walter Bond. It was stolen from his apartment near the University of Minnesota in 1991. "That ring was special," Bond said. "It was blood, sweat,...

4 years 9 months ago

Prescription pads stolen from Colorado Springs office

Colorado Springs police are concerned that the theft of prescription pads from a doctor's office could flood local pharmacies with fraudulent prescriptions. Workers at the medical office discovered on Monday that prescription narcotics, prescription pads and two doctor's signature stamps were missing. Police said Tuesday morning that no...

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