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Category: ceramics theft

Police investigating high-value thefts

Police investigating high-value thefts http://news.stv.tv/scotland/182824-police-investigating-high-value-th… Series of incidents across Tayside region being investigated by officers. 15 June 2010 11:10 GMT Police are investigating a series of high-value thefts across the Tayside region. Officers in Angus are appealing for information after two Chinese Satsuma vases were stolen from the garage of a house in Keithhall Gardens…

Monkey business by porcelain gangs leaves stately homes counting cost

Monkey business by porcelain gangs leaves stately homes counting cost http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news/uk/crime/article7140720.ece Ben Hoyle and Jack Malvern England’s stately homes are being targeted by thieves with a penchant for antique porcelain — and their victims include the Prime Minister’s father in law. There have been at least 21 major thefts and 15 attempted robberies in the…