Pickpocketing

Police in New Jersey believe this is the woman who has been pickpocketing unsuspecting shoppers at a local mall. (Photo: CBS 2)

Shopping Mall Swindler Targeting Customers At The Mall at Short Hills

A woman is walking the halls, casing the stores at The Mall at Short Hills in Milburn then pickpocketing multiple shoppers in seconds.

03/22/2013

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Leader Of Costumed Crime Ring Gets 9 To 18 Years

The leader of a crime ring that combined old-fashioned pickpocketing, modern-day identity theft and an array of costumes to steal more than $700,000 from banks was sentenced Monday to 9 to 18 years in prison.

01/09/2012