Posts Tagged ‘crime’

Goodfellas All Over Again At JFK In iPad Theft

Reading about this theft of iPads from a cargo hanger at JFK. Just like everyone else my mind went immediately to the iconic movie Goodfellas. Who knew this sort of thing would still be an issue in 2012 at JFK?

Wheel Theft Makes A Comeback

I wasn’t terribly shocked to hear about a rise on wheel theft, something that largely disappeared in the US years ago after seeing it a few times for myself now. It’s a simple technique that’s now come back. This is why we can’t have nice things. The picture above is one that I took myself… […]

US Wireless Carriers To Start Blacklist

Wireless companies are going to start a blacklist for stolen phones. This is a long overdue move. It should have happened years ago. The downside to smart phones like the iPhone having a high resale value is that they have a high resale value. By that I mean they are targets for thieves. Some, notably […]