Country: Canada

Carving honouring man's late wife stolen from Burnaby home

(Canada)

CTV, 13th Jun 2017.

Renewed demand made to Scotland for return of stolen native American skulls

(Canada; United Kingdom)

Cahal Milmo, iNews, 12th Jun 2017.

Ancient Skulls to be given to M'Chigeeng First Nation

(Canada)

Rocco Franfione, My Espanola Now, 6th Jun 2017.

Ontario Gov't Overpaying For Giant Counterfeit Of My Rubber Duck: Artist

(Canada)

Zi-Ann Lum, Huffington Post, 2nd Jun 2017.

Paintings stolen from Nepean gallery

(Canada)

Elise von Scheel, CBC, 2nd Jun 2017.

Museum urged to return body of Beothuk chief to Canada

(United Kingdom; Canada)

Chris Foote, STV, 2nd Jun 2017.

Indigenous groups in Canada call for National Museum of Scotland to return human remains

(United Kingdom; Canada)

Michael Gray, Common Space, 30th May 2017.

Rare Violin Stolen From Irish Musician

(Canada)

VOCM, 29th May 2017.

Indigenous leaders unite for return of Beothuk remains, inclusion in MMIWG inquiry

(Canada; United Kingdom)

Peter Cowan, CBC, 26th May 2017.

Dam Buster's family appeal for help to trace stolen airman's logbook

(United Kingdom; Canada)

Sally Wardle, Irish News, 20th May 2017.

Fort Heritage plaques stolen

(Canada)

Lindsay Morey, Fort Saskatchewan Record, 11th May 2017.

Toronto gallery pulls Amanda PL's exhibit amid complaints of cultural appropriation

(Canada)

Cassandra Szklarski, Metro, 7th May 2017.

A Group of Seven mystery

(Canada)

Marsha Lederman, The Globe and Mail, 6th May 2017.

Cuthand: Indigenous artifacts belong with indigenous people

(Canada)

Doug Cuthand, Saskatoon Star Phoenix, 29th Apr 2017.

Maple Syrup Thief Gets 5 Years in Prison, $1.2 Million Fine

(Canada)

Kelly Faircloth, Jezebel, 24th Apr 2017.

Karma chameleon: Artist forgives painting's thieves after one returns it face-to-face

(Canada)

CBC, 22nd Apr 2017.

Treasured wartime documents returned

(Canada)

Bill Kaufmann, Nanton News, 20th Apr 2017.

Carved mask stolen from Yukon government building

(Canada)

CBC, 7th Apr 2017.

The Nazi art hunter fighting for the return of stolen masterpieces

(Canada)

Mark Saunokonoko, 9 News, 27th Mar 2017.

Thieves Take a Chunk of Change, All 221 Pounds of It, From a Berlin Museum

(Germany; Canada)

Melissa Eddy, The New York Times, 27th Mar 2017.

Jail time for man who sold stolen plaques, sculpture

(Canada)

Sue Yanagisawa, The Whig, 19th Mar 2017.

Windsor art heist: $20,000 taken in early morning break-in

(Canada)

Craig Pearson, Windsor Star, 13th Mar 2017.

Police seek tips on stolen sculpture

(Canada)

CBC, 9th Mar 2017.

Donald Ian McCaw's Solution for Preserving Art: Bury It

(Canada)

Blake Gopnik, ArtNet News, 3rd Mar 2017.

Federal government agrees to return Métis artifacts

(Canada)

Jason Warick, CBC, 1st Mar 2017.

Jasper Johns Stolen Drawings Case Fred Dorfman Gallery Sued

(Canada; United States of America)

Artlyst, 26th Feb 2017.

Painting stolen by Nazis finally returned to heirs of Jewish art gallery

(United States of America; Canada; Italy)

Chris Perez, New York Post, 8th Feb 2017.

Royal Canadian Mint employee who hid stolen gold in his bum gets 30 months in prison

(Canada)

Mike Blanchfield, The Hamilton Spectator, 2nd Feb 2017.

Recovery of three stolen Riopelle paintings just tip of iceberg

(Canada)

Les Perreaux, The Globe and Mail, 26th Jan 2017.

SQ art squad seizes stolen Riopelle paintings

(Canada)

CTV, 25th Jan 2017.

RCMP investigate art theft and other crimes

(Canada)

Fairview Post, 25th Jan 2017.

70 pieces of art worth $750K stolen in northern Alberta: RCMP

(Canada)

Global News, 19th Jan 2017.

'Nothing fishy': Canadian owners of ancient fossils repatriated to China deny any wrongdoing

(Canada; China)

Douglas Quan, National Post, 17th Jan 2017.

Canada returns two 200 million-year-old marine fossils smuggled from China

(Canada; China)

Douglas Quan, National Post, 12th Jan 2017.

Khajuraho to get back 'Parrot Lady'

(India; Canada)

Rabindra Nath Choudhury, Deccan Chronicle, 3rd Jan 2017.

Can street art be preserved? Undoing of a Montreal mural raises questions

(Canada)

Elias Abboud, CBC, 28th Dec 2016.

Getting art back that was stolen by the Nazis has a share of success stories, but sometimes it's too late for the rightful owner to appreciate

(Canada)

Robert Fulford, National Post, 20th Dec 2016.

Montreal project helps solve issue around recovering Nazi-stolen art

(Canada)

Sara Angel, The Globe and Mail, 16th Dec 2016.

Nazi-looted paintings belonging to Montrealer Max Stern recovered

(Canada)

Montreal Gazette, 13th Dec 2016.

Guelph police looking for man who stole art from downtown cafe

(Canada)

Chris Seto, Guelph Mercury Tribune, 13th Dec 2016.

Two Dutch Old Masters returned to estate of Jewish dealer Max Stern

(Canada)

Catherine Hickley, The Art Newspaper, 12th Dec 2016.

'My stomach dropped': Artist discovers her 'stolen' work on shirts being sold at Winners

(Canada)

Rosa Marchitelli, CBC, 9th Dec 2016.

Statue had been sold as scrap metal

(Canada)

Ian MacAlpine, Thewhig.com, 7th Dec 2016.

Kivi group leads search for stolen paintings

(Canada)

Jim Moodie, The Sudbury Star, 5th Dec 2016.

The One That Waddled Away: Retracing a Weighty Gold Theft

(United States of America; Canada)

Michael Wilson, The New York Times, 4th Dec 2016.

Toronto police search for stolen art worth more than $50K

(Canada)

Julia Whalen, CBC, 23rd Nov 2016.

Facebook help in stolen art mystery may lead to more trouble

(Canada)

CBC, 23rd Nov 2016.

Stolen concrete raven returns to Ottawa artist's studio

(Canada)

CBC, 21st Nov 2016.

'I was really quite angry': Yellowknife carvings stolen

(Canada)

Mike Gibbins, My YellowKnife Now, 21st Nov 2016.

Sur les traces d'œuvres d'art volées par les nazis

(Canada; Austria)

On the traces of works of art stolen by the Nazis

Dominique Scali, Journal de Montreal, 20th Nov 2016.

Vancouver police investigate Downtown Eastside art heist

(Canada)

Scott Brown, Vancouver Sun, 17th Nov 2016.

Donation Returns Over 200 Indigenous Art Objects to British Columbia

(Canada)

Allison Meier, Hyperallergic, 16th Nov 2016.

To be seen nevermore? Raven sculpture vanishes from artist's downtown studio

(Canada)

Megan Gillis, Ottawa Citizen, 14th Nov 2016.

Thief rides off with 'priceless' sculpture from Edmonton gallery

(Canada)

Scott Stevenson, CBC, 10th Nov 2016.

Ring the alarm: Legendary bell precious to Métis nation is missing — again

(Canada)

CBC, 2nd Nov 2016.

Students questioned over cenotaph graffiti

(Canada)

John Law, Well and Tribune, 1st Nov 2016.

Card thefts prompt Hall of Fame to reduce hours, add security cameras

(Canada)

CKWS, 28th Oct 2016.

Valuable hockey cards stolen from OHHOF

(Canada)

CKWS, 27th Oct 2016.

First maple syrup, now fir resin subject of lucrative heist

(Canada)

CBC, 25th Oct 2016.

Gallery Files Lawsuit Against Agnes Martin Authentication Committee

(United States of America; United Kingdom; Canada)

Amah-Rose Abrams, ArtNet News, 25th Oct 2016.

Art theft from Vancouver church shocks local fabric artists

(Canada)

Karin Larsen, CBC, 24th Oct 2016.

Stolen Jesus head returned to Sudbury church

(Canada)

Inside Ottawa Valley, 23rd Oct 2016.

Art stolen from Steinberg heir likely to go to organized crime: expert

(Canada)

Paul Cherry, Montreal Gazette, 21st Oct 2016.

Baby Jesus statue in Canada turns heads with artists' 'shocking' restoration

(Canada)

Ashifa Kassam, The Guardian, 20th Oct 2016.

Man jailed 2 years for possessing stolen N.B. Museum plaques

(Canada)

Jericho Knopp, CBC, 13th Oct 2016.

Man pleads guilty in New Brunswick Museum plaque theft case

(Canada)

Jericho Knopp, CBC, 28th Sep 2016.

Last two remaining 'Indian Bridge' figures stolen from city storage yard

(Canada)

Reg Clayton, Kenora Daily Miner and News, 21st Sep 2016.

Royal Canadian Mint employee allegedly smuggled $140,000 worth of gold in his butt

(Canada)

Ben Guarino, The Washington Post, 21st Sep 2016.

Ancient artifact hidden in sock by Belgium tourist proves very costly

(Canada)

David Strege, GrindTV, 19th Sep 2016.

B.C. allocates $2 million for First Nations repatriation efforts

(Canada)

CBC, 13th Sep 2016.

Robbed of our antiquities

(Canada)

Alan Wade, The Chronicle Journal, 11th Sep 2016.

Stolen 116-year-old notebook puts focus on pioneer museum in Chilliwack

(Canada)

Chilliwack Times, 1st Sep 2016.

Cambridge artist's Gord Downie portrait stolen by T-shirt sellers

(Canada)

Lisa Rutledge, Cambridge Times, 30th Aug 2016.

Ottawa backs request for return of Beothuk remains from Scotland

(Canada)

Dean Beeby, CBC, 25th Aug 2016.

Artist Peter Doig wins case over painting he said was not his work

(United States of America; Canada)

BBC News, 24th Aug 2016.

Shambhala thief makes off with painting

(Canada)

Will Johnson, Nelson Star, 8th Aug 2016.

Heavy bronze plaques stolen from New Brunswick Museum

(Canada)

Rachel Cave, CBC, 2nd Aug 2016.

Famous Salvador Dali sculpture vandalized in Quebec City

(Canada)

Raquel Fletcher, Global News, 28th Jul 2016.

Inuit press claim for co-ownership of Franklin artifacts

(Canada)

Dean Beeby, CBC, 24th Jul 2016.

First Nation to use blockades if needed to protect ancient B.C. burial site

(Canada)

Camille Bains, The Globe and Mail, 18th Jul 2016.

Art thief John Mark Tillmann granted full parole

(Canada)

Blair Rhodes, CBC, 12th Jul 2016.

The nagging question behind the mysterious theft of a $7.5 million golden eagle

(Canada)

Douglas Quan, National Post, 7th Jul 2016.

Ottawa pledges support for B.C. plan to repatriate First Nations artifacts

(Canada)

Rob Shaw, Vancouver Sun, 6th Jul 2016.

Heirlooms stolen from a Japanese-Canadian family in 1943 back in B.C.

(Canada)

Kirstie Hudson, CBC, 5th Jul 2016.

Japanese-Canadians' stolen history brought to light

(Canada)

Richard Watts, Times Colonist, 29th Jun 2016.

Homer Watson reproduction stolen from Waterloo library

(Canada)

Ryan Flanagan, CTV, 28th Jun 2016.

Stolen University of Victoria native art recovered

(Canada)

Mary Griffin, CHEK, 25th Jun 2016.

First Nations shrine collecting dust in New York museum's basement

(Canada; United States of America)

Brian Morton, Vancouver Sun, 23rd Jun 2016.

B.C. Premier wants First Nations remains and cultural artifacts returned from U.S. museums

(Canada)

Rob Shaw, Vancouver Sun, 21st Jun 2016.

How Indigenous artists are taking back what the fashion industry stole

(Canada)

Leah Collins, CBC, 17th Jun 2016.

Damien Hirst Sued Over Jewelry Line Plagiarism

(United States of America; Canada)

Henri Neuendorf, ArtNet News, 15th Jun 2016.

Not a scam: statue owner

(Canada)

Jessica Kerr, Delta Optimist, 15th Jun 2016.

The battle between artists and fraudsters in today's digital age

(Canada)

Marcie Good, BC Business, 3rd Jun 2016.

Crime victim asking P.E.I. to be on lookout for valuable coffee table

(Canada)

Ryan Ross, The Guardian, 1st Jun 2016.

Missing: Horse skull from Yukon's Carcross desert

(Canada)

Paul Tukker, CBC, 30th May 2016.

Golden Eagle statue stolen in Delta, valued at $6 million

(Canada)

Cassidy Oliver, Vancouver Sun, 30th May 2016.

Infamous artifact thief John Tillman granted day parole extension

(Canada)

Heide Pearson, Global News, 26th May 2016.

John Tillmann's alleged threats against ex-wife prevent his full parole

(Canada)

Elizabeth Chiu, CBC, 25th May 2016.

A treasure returned

(Canada)

Kristine Power, Memorial University Gazette, 22nd Apr 2016.

Vandals target local dinosaur sculpture

(Canada)

Prince George Citizen, 19th Apr 2016.

Montreal art gallery displays paintings 'stolen' from the Internet

(Canada)

Robert Everett-Greene, The Globe and Mail, 19th Apr 2016.

Archeologist calls for national strategy to protect shipwrecks from looting

(Canada)

Adina Bresge, City News, 12th Apr 2016.

Canadian military loses bizarre items including flute, hockey net, mannequins

(Canada)

Marie-Danielle Smith, Embassy, 23rd Mar 2016.

Art and activism collide at Iraqi artefact exhibition in Toronto

(Canada; Iraq)

Jillian D'Amours, Middle East Eye, 17th Mar 2016.

Buried Souls: How Ontario bulldozed through a rare Huron-Wendat burial site in Barrie

(Canada)

Kenneth Jackson, APTN, 9th Mar 2016.

N.L. artist upset after painting sent through Canada Post is stolen

(Canada)

Andrew Sampson, CBC, 4th Mar 2016.

Moncton's Assumption Gallery has 2 paintings stolen

(Canada)

CBC, 1st Mar 2016.

$5,000 statue stolen from Ottawa restaurant

(Canada)

Justin Samanski-Langille, Ottawa Sun, 25th Feb 2016.

Vancouver artist a repeat victim of thieves targeting his paintings and art supplies

(Canada)

Stephanie Ip, The Province, 6th Feb 2016.

Someone has stolen a hockey-stick holding metal beaver from outside an Edmonton home

(Canada)

Janet French, National Post, 25th Jan 2016.

Thieves make off with prized art works from Iqaluit museum

(Canada)

Steve Ducharme, Nunatsiaq Online, 22nd Jan 2016.

History museum staff silenced after raising ethical objections to buying Empress of Ireland artifacts

(Canada)

Don Butler, National Post, 15th Jan 2016.

Thief returns photo stolen from Halifax alehouse after social-media manhunt

(Canada)

Michael Tutton, The Hamilton Spectator, 14th Jan 2016.

Bathurst police search for thief after $10K painting stolen

(Canada)

Bridget Yard, CBC, 7th Jan 2016.

Royal Ontario Museum caught up in looted antiquities investigation

(Canada; India)

Nazim Baksh, CBC, 21st Dec 2015.

Former Art Gallery of Northumberland curator Dorette Carter found guilty

(Canada)

Todd McEwen, Northumberland News, 21st Dec 2015.

Closing the book on John Mark Tillmann's stolen antiques

(Canada)

Aaron Hutchins, Maclean's, 14th Dec 2015.

Inuit shaman parka 'copied' by KTZ design well-studied by anthropologists

(Canada; United Kingdom)

Sima Sahar Zerehi, CBC, 2nd Dec 2015.

Looted artefacts from occupied Cyprus returned

(Cyprus; Canada)

In Cyprus, Parikiaki, 28th Nov 2015.

Alexander Keith's beer bottle may be seized from Halifax diver

(Canada)

Brett Ruskin, CBC, 27th Nov 2015.

U.K. fashion house pulls copied Inuit design, here's their apology

(Canada; United Kingdom)

CBC, 27th Nov 2015.

Woman who found 900-year-old 'Parrot Lady' statue Canada presented to India still convinced it's just a 'nice knock-off'

(Canada; India)

Douglas Quan, National Post, 27th Nov 2015.

Quebec police joins search for Nazi-looted Stern art

(Canada)

Janice Arnold, The Canadian Jewish News, 25th Nov 2015.

Court case of former Art Gallery of Northumberland curator Dorette Carter pushed to Dec. 21

(Canada)

Northumberland News, 23rd Nov 2015.

In search of looted art

(Canada)

Lynn Curwin, Truro Daily News, 20th Nov 2015.

Halifax police seek bell stolen from Princess of Acadia ferry

(Canada)

CTV, 18th Nov 2015.

Charity art work stolen from Arnprior restaurant

(Canada)

John Carter, Inside Ottawa Valley, 11th Nov 2015.

Bronze sculptures go missing from Beach gallery

(Canada)

Joanna Lavoie, Inside Toronto, 10th Nov 2015.

Stolen medals resurface in time for Remembrance Day

(Canada)

Mark McNeil, The Hamilton Spectator, 10th Nov 2015.

Lawyer teaches natives how to reclaim looted art

(Canada)

Lila Sarick, The Canadian Jewish News, 6th Nov 2015.

Art Restoration

(Canada)

Krystina Mierins, UC Observer, 1st Nov 2015.

Vandalism of REDress art project seen as further violation of missing and murdered aboriginal women

(Canada)

Dave Squires, Global News, 30th Oct 2015.

Batman, Captain America vintage comics stolen from Dartmouth driveway

(Canada)

Anjuli Patil, CBC, 28th Oct 2015.

Sticky situation: maple syrup bandits face Quebec courts for infamous heist

(Canada)

Jared Lindzon, The Guardian, 18th Oct 2015.

Painting reported stolen from Vancouver gallery's show for disabled artists

(Canada)

The Province, 17th Oct 2015.

ICE returns stolen Charles Darwin book

(United States of America; Canada)

ICE, 8th Oct 2015.

Beach Boys surfboard stolen from Calgary-area casino returned safe

(Canada)

Bill Kaufmann, Calgary Sun, 18th Sep 2015.

On eve of Exhibition, historic medals stolen

(Canada)

Kevin Rothbauer, Cowichan Valley Citizen, 11th Sep 2015.

Canada returns seized Phoenician artifact to Lebanon

(Lebanon; Canada)

Dean Beeby, CBC, 5th Sep 2015.

Richmond man pleads guilty to complex Chinese treasure 'gold' scam

(Canada; China)

Jennifer Saltman, The Province, 4th Sep 2015.

Canada's biggest art theft still unsolved

(Canada)

Marc Montgomery, Radio Canada International, 4th Sep 2015.

Sticky fingers deprive city of special artifacts, from cannons to 300-pound sculptures

(Canada)

Alison Shouldice, The Star, 30th Aug 2015.

Sculpture stolen from Kitchener-Waterloo Art Gallery found

(Canada)

CTV, 13th Aug 2015.

Adolf Hitler book stolen from rural museum north of Winnipeg

(Canada)

CBC, 10th Aug 2015.

Mounties investigating after Black Diamond artist's paintings pinched from auction

(Canada)

Laura Booth, Calgary Sun, 8th Aug 2015.

'Unique' arrows discovered in stolen SUV

(Canada)

Laura Fraser, Herald News, 1st Aug 2015.

Neo-Nazi group loses appeal to inherit $250K coin collection

(Canada)

CBC, 31st Jul 2015.

Finding stolen works a huge challenge

(Canada)

Lila Sarick, The Canadian Jewish News, 29th Jul 2015.

Returning Nazi-looted art in Canada

(Canada)

Lila Sarick, The Canadian Jewish News, 29th Jul 2015.

Chapel Island First Nation celebrates return of historic altar

(Canada)

Peggy MacDonald, CBC, 20th Jul 2015.

Opinion: Return the Manitou Stone to its rightful owners

(Canada)

Howard Plotkin, Edmonton Journal, 15th Jul 2015.

Midnight thief steals $160,000 sculpture from Westmount art gallery

(Canada)

John Meagher, Montreal Gazette, 30th Jun 2015.

Chinese visitor face charges in ancient art scam

(Canada)

Chuck Chiang, Vancouver Sun, 29th Jun 2015.

Outrage after "disgusting" thieves steal massive veterans' memorial from Calgary cemetery

(Canada)

Michael Platt, Calgary Sun, 28th Jun 2015.

Victimized by Vandals

(Canada)

Gabriela Panza-Beltrandi, Cold Lake Sun, 22nd Jun 2015.

Ukraine community seeks return of cultural artifact

(Canada)

Sarah Moore, Timmins Press, 22nd Jun 2015.

Silverton Inn looted

(Canada)

Greg Nesteroff, Nelson Star, 26th May 2015.

'Stolen' Beothuk remains need to come home from Scotland, Mi'sel Joe says

(United Kingdom; Canada)

CBC, 25th May 2015.

Thief targets Nazi memorabilia in Red Deer Antique Mall theft

(Canada)

Kyle Morris, 630 CHED, 8th May 2015.

Thief targets Nazi memorabilia in Red Deer Antique Mall theft

(Canada)

Kyle Morris, 630 CHED, 8th May 2015.

Thousands of artifacts stolen by John Tillmann going home

(Canada)

Clare Mellor, The Chronicle Herald, 31st Mar 2015.

Raiders of the lost bell

(Canada)

Simon Arseneau, Meridian Booster, 26th Mar 2015.

Ancient Chinese treasures scam resurfaces in Richmond

(Canada)

Tiffany Crawford, Vancouver Sun, 25th Mar 2015.

ASI experts to inspect sandstone sculpture seized in Canada

(India; Canada)

Press Trust of India, Business Standard, 24th Mar 2015.

Seized bagpipes to be returned to piping pair

(Canada)

Michael Cousineau, Union Leader, 4th Aug 2014.

Neo-Nazi group loses bid to inherit $250K coin collection

(Canada)

CBC, 6th Jun 2014.

Another stolen painting to be returned to museum in Hantsport

(Canada)

Ashley Thompson, Nova News Now, 5th May 2014.

Vancouver Island First Nation recovers historic blanket that turned up at Paris auction 100 years after it disappeared

(Canada; France)

Tristin Hopper, National Post, 10th Apr 2014.

19th Century Schadow painting returned to Stern estate

(Canada; Germany)

James Adams, The Globe and Mail, 7th Apr 2014.