ISLAMABAD -- The National Highways and Motorway Police (NH and MP) Friday arrested two pickpockets
and recovered valuables from them.
Like a clever pickpocket
who when picks someone's purse in a bus or in a mela, runs along with the public who chase the pickpocket
Former Chairman Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) and Senior Vice Chairman of Nazriya Pakistan Council (NPC) Mian Muhammad Javed is deprived of his expensive cell phone by unidentified pickpockets
. The incident took place on March 10 last when Mr Javed had gone to attend the funeral prayers of a friend and Rector of Virtual University (VU) Dr Muhammad Abbas Chaudhry in H-11 Graveyard.
Five suspected pickpockets
who allegedly prey on bus passengers were apprehended by four rookie policemen in Makati City on Thursday night.
ISLAMABAD: Islamabad Industrial Area police station has arrested nine pickpockets
including four women who used to deprive passengers from their cash and other valuables during travel in twin cities, a police spokesman said on Monday.
Spokesperson of Police told media that in the supervision of DSP Habibullah and SHO Mingora Amjad Ali police started crackdown against pickpocket
on public complaints and arrested 20 persons in this regard.
A professional thief has told how actor Richard Madden has a natural ability as a pickpocket
after training him for his latest movie role.
The CCTV images show four men in a pickpocket
pack who thought they had struck lucky when targeting an unsuspecting shopper in a Birmingham store.
The Dodger is a pickpocket
who earned his epithet for his skill and cunning.
"THIS summer could be the biggest opportunity for pickpockets
Britain has ever seen," announced a former pickpocket
as the opening credits of Secrets of the Pickpockets
(Wednesday, Channel 4) rolled.
Using a 'pickpocket
map' of places where it was easy to steal from people, police said they targeted vulnerable people such as the elderly and tourists.
Anyone who thinks they have been targeted by a pickpocket
is urged to contact Lancashire Constabulary on 0845 125 3545, or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.