Contact Us
Crime

Crime - Page 5

Mario Villafuerte, Getty Images
Mario Villafuerte, Getty Images

Police Looking for Four Suspects in Winthrop Home Invasion

Winthrop police say four masked men barged their way into an elderly woman's apartment last weekend. The men knocked on the her door just after midnight on Sunday. When the 71 year old answered, the men forced their way in. They left after the woman gave them money from her purse. Police suspect the burglars were looking for prescription drugs.

Read More

Drunk Guy Steals Ambulance and Goes for Joyride
Longmont Police Department

Drunk Guy Steals Ambulance and Goes for a Joyride and Also Look How Scary His Face Is

Category: Offbeat Tags:
Cat Caught Trying to Smuggle Contraband into Prison
LiveLeak

Cat Caught Trying to Smuggle Contraband into Prison

Generally, it's impossible to get cats to do anything on command, let alone smuggle contraband. But a kitty in Brazil was recently detained for attempting to sneak nearly a dozen items into a prison in the northeastern town of Arapiraca.

Read More

Category: Offbeat Tags: ,
Airplane Bathroom
Getty Images, photo by Sergio Dionisio

Thief Takes $250,000 From Airplane Cargo Hold

On a flight to the Caribbean a clever thief stole $250,000 from the cargo area of the plane. The man had complained he was sick and spent most of the flight in the bathroom. It was a 40 minute flight on Air Antilles where a Brink’s security guard placed $1.6 million.

Read More

Joe Raedle,Getty Images
Joe Raedle,Getty Images

Year End Numbers for Crime in Maine

Some numbers for crime and deaths for 2012 were down, but some were up. Maine had 22 homicides in 2012, slightly below the 10-year average. The state saw 19 fire deaths, down from 23 in 2011. The number of highway deaths for the year stands at 164, up from 136 in 2011 but still below the 10-year average. However, pharmacy robberies were a big issue.

Read More

Category: Local News Tags:
Phone
Pete Prodoehl, flickr

Clerk Foils Robbery by Being on the Phone

The clerk at the Sheridan Mini Mart in East Bremerton, Washington probably isn't the world's greatest employee. In fact, when a woman came into the store at 10 PM Thursday night the slacker-in-question wouldn't stop talking on his phone as she tried to grab his attention. His conversation was so engrossing that he didn't even care that she had a gun.

Read More

Category: Offbeat Tags:
Photo From Facebook
Photo From Facebook

Police Investigating Fuel Thefts from Area Homes + Businesses

 

Maine State Police and police officers from Mexico, Jay and Dixfield are investigating thefts of diesel fuel. According to the Lewiston Sun-Journal, the stolen diesel fuel is being resold as heating oil for furnaces.

Read More

Taylor Swift
Brian Ach, Getty Images

Man Arrested for Trying to Break Into Taylor Swift’s House

A 24-year-old man took the bus from Wisconsin to Nashville with a very specific plan -- to spend Taylor Swift's birthday with her. It didn't work out quite like he had hoped.

Read More

Criminal
WSFA News

Burglar Found Naked in Home Holding Family Chihuahua

If you're in the market to commit a felony, you've got to get creative these days. With tons of weird crimes already on the books like the NHL dude who was arrested while wearing a Teletubby costume or the guy who was caught cooking pot pie in his tightie whities, it's hard to be original. We've recently come across a law-breaking situation that's pretty refreshingly unique, though. Keywords: naked guy, terrified Chihuahua and laundry.

Read More

Category: Newsletter, Offbeat Tags:
10 Year Old Girl Steals From Cell Phone Store to Fund Video Game Habit
Kotaku.com

10-Year-Old Thief Steals Over $1,600 So She Can Play Video Games

In China's Quangang, Fujian province, a ten year-old girl is now in big trouble after she stole $1,600 from a cell phone shop to buy video games. Had it not been for the security cameras catching a video of her crawling on the floor, she would've gotten away with it too.

Read More

Category: Offbeat Tags: ,

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://b985.fm using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on B98.5 quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here

Register on B98.5 quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!