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Lufthansa heist
The Lufthansa heist was a robbery at John F. Kennedy International Airport on December 11, 1978. An estimated $5 million in cash ($18.1 million today) and $875,000 in jewelry ($3.2 million today) were...
Robert's Lounge
Robert's Lounge was a saloon in New York City owned by Lucchese crime family associate James 'Jimmy the Gent' Burke. It was located at 114-45 Lefferts Boulevard in South Ozone Park, Queens, near the J...
O. J. Simpson robbery case
The O. J. Simpson robbery case (officially State of Nevada v. Orenthal James Simpson, et al.) was a criminal case prosecuted in 2007–2008 in the U.S. state of Nevada, primarily involving the retired A...
Wilcox Train Robbery
The Wilcox Train Robbery also known as the Wilcox Holdup was a Train robbery that took place in the early morning of June 2, 1899 in the vicinity of Wilcox, Wyoming. A Union Pacific train was flagged...
Henry Hill
Henry Hill, Jr. (June 11, 1943 – June 12, 2012) was a New York City mobster. Between 1955 and 1980, Hill was associated with the Lucchese crime family. In 1980 Hill became an FBI informant and his tes...
Baxter's Curve Train Robbery
The Baxter's Curve Train Robbery, also known as the Sanderson Train Robbery, occurred in 1912 near the town of Sanderson, Texas. Ben Kilpatrick and his partner, Ole Hobek, attempted to rob a Southern ...
Baxter's Curve Train Robbery - Wikipedia
The Vario Crew
The Vario Crew is a group operating within the Lucchese crime family. It was once controlled by powerful Capo Paul Vario from the early 1950s into the early 1980s, when Vario, Jimmy Burke and a number...
Father's Day Bank Massacre
The Father's Day Bank Massacre was a bank robbery and shooting that took place on Sunday, June 16, 1991 at the United Bank Tower (now known as the Wells Fargo Bank Building) in Denver, in the U.S. sta...
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1998 Bank of America robbery
The 1998 Bank of America robbery was a robbery which took place in the World Trade Center on January 14, 1998.In 1998, struggling mobster Ralph Guarino decided to rob the World Trade Center's Bank of ...
1998 Bank of America robbery - Wikipedia
Air France Robbery (1967)
The Air France robbery was a major robbery that took place in 1967, when associates of the Lucchese crime family stole $420,000 (equivalent of approximately $3 million in 2014) from the Air France car...
Santa Claus Bank Robbery
The Santa Claus Bank Robbery occurred on December 23, 1927, in the Central Texas town of Cisco. Marshall Ratliff, dressed as Santa Claus, along with Henry Helms and Robert Hill, all ex-cons, and Loui...
Santa Claus Bank Robbery - Wikipedia
United States Trust Company theft
The United States Trust Company theft occurred December 14, 1934, when $590,000 in United States Treasury bills was taken from the offices of the United States Trust Company in New York City. On Decem...
White Eagle (robbery)
White Eagle was the name given by Los Macheteros (a guerrilla group seeking Puerto Rican independence from the United States) to its robbery of a Wells Fargo depot on September 12, 1983, a day coincid...
Great Brink's Robbery
The Great Brink's Robbery was an armed robbery of the Brink's Building at the corner of Prince St. and Commercial St. in the North End of Boston, Massachusetts, USA, on January 17, 1950. Today the bui...
Union Pacific Big Springs robbery
The Union Pacific Big Springs Robbery of 1877 was a legendary robbery of $60,000 in newly minted $20 gold pieces being shipped from the San Francisco Mint to a bank in the East. Coverage of the sensat...
1986 FBI Miami shootout
The 1986 FBI Miami shootout was a gun battle that occurred on April 11, 1986 in an unincorporated region of Dade County in south Florida (renamed Miami-Dade on November 13, 1997) between eight FBI age...
1986 FBI Miami shootout - Wikipedia
Thomas DeSimone
Thomas Anthony DeSimone (May 24, 1950 – January 14, 1979), also known as Two-Gun Tommy or Tommy D, was a Sicilian-American gangster and associate of the Lucchese crime family in New York. DeSimone wa...
Plymouth Mail Robbery
The Plymouth Mail Robbery, or what the press dubbed "The Great Plymouth Mail Truck Robbery" was, at the time of its occurrence, the largest cash heist of all time. On 14 August 1962, two gunmen stopp...
Fairbank Train Robbery
The Fairbank Train Robbery occurred on the night of February 15, 1900, when some bandits attempted to hold up a Wells Fargo express car at the town of Fairbank, Arizona. Although it was thwarted by Je...
Fairbank Train Robbery - Wikipedia
Pierre Hotel Robbery
The Pierre Hotel Robbery was a hotel robbery planned in late 1971, by Samuel Nalo and Robert Comfort, an associate of the Lucchese crime family, and carried out by several of his associates. Years lat...
Norco shootout
The Norco shootout was an armed confrontation between five heavily armed bank robbers and deputies of the Riverside and San Bernardino County sheriff's departments in Norco, California, United States ...
Jeffersonville, Madison and Indianapolis Railroad
The Jeffersonville, Madison and Indianapolis Railroad (JM&I) was formed in 1866 as a merger between the Indianapolis and Madison Railroad and the Jeffersonville Railroad.
The JM&I predeces...
Brink's robbery (1981)
The Brink's robbery of 1981 was an armed robbery committed on October 20, 1981, which was carried out by Black Liberation Army members Jeral Wayne Williams (aka Mutulu Shakur), Donald Weems (aka Kuwas...