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Police arrest bank robbery suspect in southern Vietnam

The masked robber escaped unopposed with over $100,000 after threatening bank employees with a gun.

Masked man robs Vietnamese bank, takes away nearly $90,000

The bank’s employees surrendered the cash at gunpoint.

Here's what happened when a Saigon cabbie met a bag snatcher

Forget De Niro. This is the taxi driver who really saved the day.
April 23, 2017 | 05:20 pm GMT+7

Vietnamese woman arrested for robbing foreigner in Hanoi after a night out

The middle-aged woman stayed out drinking with the man until the early hours, before ransacking his apartment.
April 11, 2017 | 09:00 pm GMT+7

Vietnam arrests three Colombians for $75,000 street snatch

They fled Hanoi after a robbery in February and were spotted while attempting to go to Laos.
April 03, 2017 | 02:13 pm GMT+7

Saigon police nab two foreigners for robbing Grab motorbike taxi driver

The suspects, one American and the other Indian, were taken into custody just three days after the robbery.
March 25, 2017 | 07:13 pm GMT+7

3 arrested for alleged pickpocketing on Saigon’s Tet flower street

Police have received reports of at least six snatching and pickpocketing incidents.
January 27, 2017 | 11:23 am GMT+7

8 foreigners in robbery gang arrested in Vietnam

Police say the gang distracted their victims and then grabbed their cash.
January 13, 2017 | 02:38 pm GMT+7

Kim Kardashian robbed at gunpoint in Paris, millions in jewels taken

Kim Kardashian has been held at gunpoint in Paris.
October 03, 2016 | 02:14 pm GMT+7

Multiple-murder suspect nabbed in northern Vietnam after month on the run

Police say the suspect has confessed to beating a woman to death and drowning three children.
September 05, 2016 | 11:41 am GMT+7

Pokemon Go player has smartphone snatched in Saigon

While you're looking for Pokemon, robbers are looking at your smartphone.
August 10, 2016 | 03:58 pm GMT+7

Iranian gang busted for alleged robbery in Vietnam

A brave taxi driver got caught up in a scene from a Hollywood movie.
August 05, 2016 | 06:21 pm GMT+7

Vietnamese compound under attack from thieves in Ukraine

Three thieves used pepper spray to knock out a Vietnamese citizen living in residential compound known as Sen Village in Ukraine yesterday before taking his money and fleeing the ...
June 23, 2016 | 03:20 pm GMT+7

How to detect fake cops in Vietnam? Tips to help you avoid being robbed

Foreign tourists are a prime target for criminals in Vietnam, and various scams to part them from their property are becoming more and more sophisticated. Some of the more brazen ...
June 15, 2016 | 03:12 pm GMT+7

Robber brought to justice thanks to a …selfie

Police in Hoi An have arrested a man one week after a robbery took place thanks to the image of a pair of chopsticks taken in a selfie.
May 30, 2016 | 08:18 am GMT+7