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Suspended sentences handed to Welsh pair who sold fake jewellery

Following the Assay Office raising concerns, Stefan Hodgson and Sean Payter were found guilty of selling pieces from China that had not been verified as genuine.

Hatton Garden heist culprit handed seven years extra jail time

John Collins, one of six men to take part in the infamous 2015 Hatton Garden heist, has had his prison sentence extended following a failure to pay his confiscation order.

Jeweller describes sentences given to smash and grab robbers as “a joke”

Business owner slams court for the sentences given to two men who carried out an attack on his store last year.

Gang abseils 40ft into H Samuel store stealing up to £80K worth of jewels

Thieves smash through retailer's display cabinets, escaping with a high-value haul.

Diamond trader banned for falsifying sales invoices

Jan Maarten Asscher disqualified for 11 years after falsifying high-end jewellery sales invoices worth $1.75 million.

Break in at Tiffany’s: Gang smashes van into Sloane Street store

Raiders made their getaway on mopeds, leaving the van embedded in the store.

Independent jeweller will not let armed raid steal Christmas

Director of Henry Rose Jewellers says "it's only money" and plans to open the shop by the end of the week and enjoy Christmas with loved ones.

London Police solve just 2.6% of moped crimes

Only 2.6% of moped-related crimes are actually solved by police, a new report has revealed. Metropolitan Police released figures this week to show that only...

Suitcase containing £1m of gems stolen from London train

A suitcase containing £1 million worth of gems has been stolen from a train luggage rack. A jewellery dealer heading to Birmingham boarded the train at...

Armed gang flee Mappin & Webb flagship with high-value haul

Mappin & Webb's flagship on Regent Street was hit by a smash and grab raid at around 7.20pm last night (October 9). According to police,...