Man caught stealing over 500 women’s underwear

| July 8th, 2012

From Sina:

At around 2:00 pm on July 4, Xugou police station received a call about a theft case of women’s underwear in a small district of Dong Yuan Lu. Policemen were asked and sent there immediately for investigation.

As the police arrived, they caught the thief and arrested him in time. The woman calling the police reported she heard some footsteps outside. As she looked out, she found a stranger stealing women’s underwear which was supposed to be air- dried. She […]Read more…

Forbidden City Palace Museum first loses art pieces then loses face

| May 16th, 2011

From Netease:

The Palace Museum, located inside the world-famous Forbidden City encountered a shocking theft on May 8, 2011. 7 pieces of art from Hong Kong Liang Yi Collection were stolen, most of these pieces are Western-style make-up cases encrusted with jewels and valued at tens of millions yuan.

The theft shocked the whole nation since the Palace Museum is under such strict surveillance. The museum held press conference and offered apology. Feng Nai’en, Spokesman and Curatorial Assistant with the Palace Museum […]Read more…

Electric bicycles stolen by pregnant women, nothing can stop this?

| April 5th, 2011

From Jinling Evening News | translated by Jue

Citizens: bikes are frequently stolen in the supermarket parking lot

Mr. Zhang, 43, lives in Jiangning District of Nanjing. One day of late January this year, he went to Oushang Supermarket with his wife as usual, and parked his electric bike in the parking lot. He especially put two locks on the bike in case theft as he’d heard that bike thieves are often spotted here.

When Mr. Zhang and his wife carried the goods […]Read more…

Female Sanitation Worker Found 3 Million Worth of Gold Jewelry, Could Face Life Sentence

| May 27th, 2009

From QQ:

A controversial case appeared in Shenzhen: an Shenzhen airport cleaning worker Liang Li who makes only thousands monthly salary accidently “picked up” a case of more than 3 million yuan worth of gold jewelry next to the trash can. Liang may be prosecuted for theft, if convicted due to huge amount Liang faces a maximum penalty of life imprisonment.

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