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French man arrested for street robbery in Vietnam’s 'Little Paris'

The young foreigner allegedly snatched gadgets and cash from a 73-year-old man in Da Lat.

Captain Sidewalk offers to reimburse Indian couple robbed in Saigon

Saigon authorities are quick to act on foreigners' complaints, but local people don't always receive that level of ...

Masked man robs bank, flees with over $8,800 in southern Vietnam

He threatened staff with a gun before escaping unopposed with the money.
September 28, 2017 | 10:41 am GMT+7

Police arrest bank robbery suspect in southern Vietnam

The masked robber escaped unopposed with over $100,000 after threatening bank employees with a gun.
May 07, 2017 | 11:10 am GMT+7

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

The bank’s employees surrendered the cash at gunpoint.
April 27, 2017 | 09:12 am GMT+7

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