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Police deny taking too long to get to Mappin &Webb

Force claims officers arrived on the scene within two minutes of call.Police have denied claims that officers took 25 minutes to reach the Old...

Police catch thieves 20 mins after Burton raid

Staff at Ali Jewellers shaken but unhurt as thieves snatch trays.Police arrested two men just 20 minutes after a robbery at Ali Jewellers in...

Smash-and-grab gang hit Mappin & Webb

Thieves grab handfuls of watches and jewels from Old Bond Street shop.Mappin & Webb’s store on London’s Old Bond Street was targeted by a...

Card fraud down 19% in 2009 as screening increases

Fraud at non-store retailers shows first ever year-on-year drop.Non-store retail fraud dropped 19% in 2009 as more retailers and banks introduce screening detection tools. The...

Pair arrested after robbery at Inverness jeweller

Thieves escaped from The Steeple Jewellers with £5,000 of rings.A man and a woman have been arrested following a robbery at The Steeple Jewellers...

Customer and staff hospitalised after shop raid

Two women were attacked with mace at a robbery in Irish town Athlone.A customer and a member of staff had to be treated in...

Charmian Beaton awarded by police for bravery

Jeweller celebrated for fending off an armed robber at store in KentJewellery designer Charmian Beaton was recognised for her bravery at last night’s Area...

Kent jeweller raided for second time in a year

Tunbridge Wells jeweller suffers smash and grab raid for second time.Walsh Bros jewellers in Tunbridge Wells has fallen victim to a smash and grab...

Insurer finds 62% of women have lost jewellery

Sheila's Wheels says household insurance can cover losses and theft.Almost two-thirds of women admit to having lost jewellery, and one-in-five have been a victim...

Elderly London jeweller robbed at knife point

Jewellers asked to look out for stolen pieces being sold in the city.The 64-year old owner of a historic City of London jeweller has...