Subject: Theft

Audit report shows 227 artefacts missing from Bahawalpur museum

(Pakistan)

Majeed Gill, Dawn, 18th Jun 2017.

484 antiques were returned to Egypt: Anany

(Egypt)

Daily News Egypt, 18th Jun 2017.

Religious figures returned

(Nepal)

Nepali Times, 18th Jun 2017.

Thief arrested, stolen items recovered

(India)

Daily Excelsior, 18th Jun 2017.

Koh-i-Noor: The History of the World's Most Infamous Diamond – review

(India; United Kingdom)

Anthony Sattin, The Guardian, 18th Jun 2017.

A month later, burglar caught in Ulhasnagar with jewellery stolen from Challiaha temple

(India)

Pradeep Gupta, The Times of India, 17th Jun 2017.

Officials start fencing seized stone idols at Egmore govt museum

(India)

TNN, The Times of India, 17th Jun 2017.

Qurans from Ottoman era seized at Cairo International Airport

(Egypt; Ethiopia)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 17th Jun 2017.

FG to reward whistleblowers of stolen artifacts – Minister

(Nigeria)

Nurudeen Oyewole, Daily Trust, 16th Jun 2017.

Art thief swipes $12M in paintings from Queens storage unit

(United States of America)

Catherina Gioino, Daily News, 16th Jun 2017.

Son attempted to sell painting stolen from mother's Portland home to N.Y. art gallery for $60,000, feds allege

(United States of America)

Maxine Bernstein, The Oregonian, 16th Jun 2017.

Recuperan la reliquia de Don Bosco

(Italy)

"Periodista Digital", Periodista Digital, 16th Jun 2017.

Man charged with WA winery painting theft

(Australia)

AAP, 15th Jun 2017.

Historical sign missing from Buffalo waterfront

(United States of America)

Jeff Preval, WGRZ, 15th Jun 2017.

Historian Charged In Federal Court With Theft Of Government Records From The National Archives

(United States of America)

Southern Maryland News Net, 15th Jun 2017.

Sculpture Stolen From Edina Park Found In Richfield Yard

(United States of America)

CBS, 14th Jun 2017.

Nader Shah's sword stolen from Russian museum

(Iran; Russia)

Tehran Times, 14th Jun 2017.

Native American artifacts worth thousands stolen from Durango storage

(United States of America)

Jonathan Romeo, Durango Herald, 13th Jun 2017.

Carving honouring man's late wife stolen from Burnaby home

(Canada)

CTV, 13th Jun 2017.

Replica of iconic car in 'Chitty Chitty Bang Bang' stolen

(United States of America)

Associated Press, 570 News, 13th Jun 2017.

Inside the Multi-million-dollar World of Eel Trafficking

(United States of America)

National Geographic, 13th Jun 2017.

El Gobierno entrega siete obras del siglo XVIII a Taraco

(Bolivia)

Government returns seven work from the 18th century to Taraco

Página Siete, 13th Jun 2017.

Historian Allegedly Stole WWII Dog Tags From National Archives

(United States of America)

Tyler Waldman, WBAL, 13th Jun 2017.

Art pieces created for the Taubman, stolen and recovered in NYC

(United States of America)

Caitlin Francis, WDBJ, 13th Jun 2017.

2 arrested for trying to smuggle out antique idol

(India)

Millennium Post, 12th Jun 2017.

En Las Choapas, recuperan imagen de la virgen de la maternidad

(Mexico)

In Las Choapas, statue of the Virgin of Maternity recovered

Hernán Villarreal, Presencia, 12th Jun 2017.

World War II Veteran Robbed Of Priceless Military Memorabilia

(United States of America)

CBS, 12th Jun 2017.

Man attempts painting theft at WA winery

(Australia)

Sky News, 12th Jun 2017.

Evidence in Gardner Museum thefts that might bear DNA is missing

(United States of America)

Shelley Murphy, The Boston Globe, 12th Jun 2017.

Stolen tusks returned but suspected 'hermit' thief still at large

(Thailand; Myanmar)

Somjit Rungjamrasrassamee, The Nation, 12th Jun 2017.

Romanian police recover Dacian and Roman coins stolen from Hunedoara fortresses

(Romania; Czech Republic)

Romania Insider, 12th Jun 2017.

Israel Nabs 'Antiquities Pirates' at Archaeological Site

(Israel)

Daniel K. Eisenbud, The Jerusalem Post, 12th Jun 2017.

Miscreants target temple, flee with five crowns, donation box

(India)

The Hitavada, 11th Jun 2017.

'You've got to be joking': Brazen art theft in Swan Valley caught on CCTV

(Australia)

Hannah Barry, WA Today, 11th Jun 2017.

Police locate centuries-old carved elephant tusks stolen from Karen village

(Thailand; Myanmar)

Somjit Rungjamrasrassamee, The Nation, 11th Jun 2017.

ICOM to draw up Iranian antiquities 'red list'

(Iran)

Tehran Times, 10th Jun 2017.

Ancient carved tusks stolen from Karen village

(Thailand; Myanmar)

Assawin Pinitwong, Bangkok Post, 10th Jun 2017.

Picón se muestra "disgustado" por el robo y "preocupado" por los desprendimientos

(Spain)

Picón "disgusted" by theft and "worried" by landslides

Burgos Conecta, 10th Jun 2017.

Abilene PD brushes off value of stolen paintings

(United States of America)

Brooke Crum, Abilene Reporter-News, 9th Jun 2017.

Art Worth Thousands Stolen From Portland Exhibit

(United States of America)

Jacob Dean, KXL, 9th Jun 2017.

Institute of Archaeology says cultural heritage being destroyed in Corozal

(Belize)

Breaking Belize News, 9th Jun 2017.

How this exam artwork was stolen from a car, dumped by bins and later mysteriously returned to its owner

(United Kingdom)

Melissa Jones, Gloucestershire Live, 9th Jun 2017.

China's 'stolen' cultural relics: why the numbers just don't add up

(China; United Kingdom)

Peter Neville-Hadley, Post Magazine, 9th Jun 2017.

The scalp from Sand Creek

(United States of America)

Chip Colwell, Aeon, 8th Jun 2017.

Roban las campanas de Villacibio

(Spain)

Bells of Villacibio stolen

El Norte de Castilla, 8th Jun 2017.

Frank Ocean Has Been Accused of Stealing the Art for His blondedRadio Show

(United States of America; Germany)

Joshua Espinoza, Complex, 8th Jun 2017.

6th-century priest sculpture stolen from museum in southwestern Turkey

(Turkey)

Doğan News Agency, Daily Sabah, 8th Jun 2017.

What Distinguishes Cultural Exchange from Cultural Appropriation?

(General)

Rivka Galchen, The New York Times, 8th Jun 2017.

Roban imagen de 55 años de antigüedad en la parroquia de Las Choapas

(Mexico)

55-year-old sculpture stolen from the church of Las Choapas

Janeth Cardona, Presencia, 7th Jun 2017.

Taubman show goes on despite art theft

(United States of America)

Mike Allen, The Roanoke Times, 7th Jun 2017.

Will a $10 million reward solve the world's biggest art heist?

(United States of America)

Noah Charney, CNN, 7th Jun 2017.

Catholic Saint's Brain Stolen From Italian Church

(Italy)

Ronel Puello, Latin Post, 7th Jun 2017.

Cops: Trio used art as distraction in wallet theft at Roswell gallery

(United States of America)

Mitchell Northam, Atlanta Journal Constitution, 7th Jun 2017.

Mumbai Jain temple theft: Thief turned off CCTVs to steal gold strips

(India)

Anurag Kamble, Mid-day, 7th Jun 2017.

Arunachal: Divorce, tale of revenge and greed behind theft of 900-yr-old statue

(India)

Shiv Sunny, Hindustan Times, 7th Jun 2017.

"Cattle Thief" Rustles Calf Statue From Yard On North Side

(United States of America)

CBS, 6th Jun 2017.

Professor Helps Bust Italian Art Theft Ring

(Italy)

Brigit Katz, Smithsonian, 6th Jun 2017.

Ancient artifacts from Mosul Museum found in IS home

(Iraq)

G. H. Renaud, K24, 6th Jun 2017.

About 100 stolen antique idols are untraceable in Telangana

(India)

Siddharth Tadepalli, The Times of India, 6th Jun 2017.

Police: '$2 million in paintings' stolen from Abilene motel

(United States of America)

Jamie Burch, KTXS, 5th Jun 2017.

Rs 200-crore ancient idols, seized from thieves, rot at museum

(India)

Yogesh Kabirdoss, The Times of India, 5th Jun 2017.

World's most prolific Star Wars collector appeals to fans after 'devastating' theft

(United States of America)

John M. Glionna, The Guardian, 5th Jun 2017.

900-year-old Antique Buddha Idol Stolen From Tawang, Recovered in Delhi

(India)

Nitisha Kashyap, News 18, 5th Jun 2017.

Owner of stolen Colourist paintings expresses disgust at collapse of court case

(United Kingdom)

Phil Miller, The Herald, 5th Jun 2017.

Roban reliquias de San Bosco en Turín

(Italy)

Relics of Saint Bosco stolen in Turin

El Debate, 3rd Jun 2017.

Solapur: Idol robbery in ancient Jain temple

(India)

Maharashtra Today, 3rd Jun 2017.

Auction house pulls 'stolen' leaders' autographs from Spain

(Serbia; Spain)

Outlook, 2nd 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.

Police to seek documents from Australian authorities

(India; Australia)

The Hindu, 2nd Jun 2017.

Artist sets up six cameras to catch thieves of shark-themed art in Chatham

(United Kingdom)

Steve Annear, The Boston Globe, 2nd Jun 2017.

Priceless regalia stolen in Pendleton

(United States of America)

East Oregonian, 2nd Jun 2017.

Millions at stake as Chinese villagers take collector to court over "man in the Buddha"

(China; Netherlands)

John Hooper, AFR, 2nd Jun 2017.

Banksy thief reveals how he stole street artist's work in new documentary

(United Kingdom)

Jessie Thompson, Evening Standard, 2nd Jun 2017.

Hopis Hoping to Recover Katsina Friends

(United States of America; France)

John Christian Hopkins, Lake Powell Life, 1st Jun 2017.

Art Basel Sues Adidas for Trademark Infringement

(Switzerland)

Isaac Kaplan, Artsy, 31st May 2017.

'Stolen' book of world leaders' autographs turns up in Spain

(Serbia; Spain)

AFP, The Local, 31st May 2017.

Serbia seeks return of leaders' missing autographs

(Serbia; Spain)

Outlook, 31st May 2017.

Prominent Art Family Entangled in ISIS Antiquities-Looting Investigations

(Switzerland; Syria; Lebanon; Belgium; France; United States of America)

Benoit Foucon, The Wall Street Journal, 31st May 2017.

Ten sandalwood poachers arrested, four absconding

(India)

Praveen Kumar, Bangalore Mirror, 30th May 2017.

Man out to prove Māori not original settlers under investigation

(New Zealand)

Mihingarangi Forbes, Radio New Zealand, 30th May 2017.

Rare Violin Stolen From Irish Musician

(Canada)

VOCM, 29th May 2017.

From the moon to Kansas to Sotheby's: Bag could bring $2 million-plus at auction

(United States of America)

Scott Canon, The Kansas City Star, 29th May 2017.

Insólito: robaron la campana de una iglesia y la cargaron en el auto

(Argentina)

Unusual: Bell stolen from a church and loaded into a car

El Periódico, 29th May 2017.

Why did the Nazis steal so many books?

(Germany)

Noah Charney, Salon, 28th May 2017.

Notorious Italian art theft ring foiled by Swedish academic

(Italy; Sweden)

Andrea Vogt, The Telegraph, 28th May 2017.

A Northland man is under investigation by Heritage New Zealand for tampering with historic burial sites

(New Zealand)

Shabnam Dsatgheib, Stuff.co.nz, 27th May 2017.

Copper thief targets county museum

(United States of America)

Travis Weik, The Courier-Times, 26th May 2017.

Greek police recover illegally excavated statue, arrest 2

(Greece)

Associated Press, The Republic, 26th May 2017.

Purple Heart marker recovered

(United States of America)

Nikki Younk, The Daily News, 26th May 2017.

Swan statue stolen by naked man has been found in Florida

(United States of America)

Associated Press, CBS, 26th May 2017.

2 Arrests Made in Theft of Nazi Memorabilia, Other Items

(United States of America)

Associated Press, U.S. News, 26th May 2017.

Bulgaria recovers over 5,000 antiquities in joint anti-smuggling op with Turkey, France

(Bulgaria; France; Turkey)

AFP, Daily Sabah, 26th May 2017.

American Space Race Artifact Stolen and Put Up for Auction

(United States of America)

Erin Rubin, Nonprofit Quarterly, 26th May 2017.

Stolen moments: Taryn Simon on customs, counterfeits and the Russian media

(Hong Kong; United States of America)

Catherine Shaw, Wallpaper, 26th May 2017.

Ancient tomb seized from treasure hunters in central Turkey

(Turkey)

Anadolu Agency, Hurriyet Daily News, 26th May 2017.

Roban santo antiguo en Caapucú

(Paraguay)

Antique saint stolen in Caapucú

ABC Paraguay, 25th May 2017.

'What's wrong with people?' Library mourns theft of statue wheeled out in broad daylight

(United States of America)

Bill Lindelof, The Sacramento Bee, 25th May 2017.

LGBTI refugees stole a piece of art and the artist is loving it

(Greece)

Stefanie Gerdes, Gay Star News, 25th May 2017.

David Ortiz stolen painting found: Quincy police recover portrait of former Red Sox DH

(United States of America)

Melissa Hanson, Mass Live, 25th May 2017.

Is Ulhasnagar's Chaliya Mandir's stolen gold worth Rs 5 lakh or Rs 8 lakh?

(India)

Faisal Tandel, Mid-day, 25th May 2017.

Jeff Koons accused of copying Ukrainian artist's work

(United States of America; Ukraine)

Emma Gatten, The Telegraph, 25th May 2017.

Two arrested after theft of rare artifacts near Barnesville, Minn.

(United States of America)

Jim Monk, KFGO, 25th May 2017.

Stolen statue featuring Mormon prophets is found by police; 2 suspects are arrested

(United States of America)

David Montero, Los Angeles Times, 24th May 2017.

Exhibition displays returned stone sculptures from Australia

(India)

IANS, Business Standard, 24th May 2017.

Thieves raid safe and loot artefacts during church break-in

(United Kingdom)

Christopher Gage, The Brecon & Radnor Express, 24th May 2017.

Egypt says it retrieved 4 stolen artefacts from Britain

(Egypt; United Kingdom)

Middle East Monitor, 24th May 2017.

Steal this art: Art theft hits home for St. Pete artists

(United States of America)

James Chapin, Creative Loafing, 24th May 2017.

Stolen: 700-pound Salt Lake City statue of Mormon prophets

(United States of America)

David Montero, Los Angeles Times, 23rd May 2017.

Dealer Perry Rubenstein cuts plea bargain, will serve jail time

(United States of America)

Dan Duray, The Art Newspaper, 23rd May 2017.

Million-dollar Lindauer art heist in Auckland more sophisticated than police have revealed

(New Zealand)

Kurt Bayer, New Zealand Herald, 23rd May 2017.

Cotswolds art dealer, 69, 'stole paintings worth £1million including artworks by Rolling Stone Ronnie Wood from his clients'

(United Kingdom)

Dave Burke, The Daily Mail, 23rd May 2017.

Missing gold locket of Ambalappuzha temple traced from cash boxes

(India)

P S Sajimon, The Times of India, 23rd May 2017.

El robo de arte sacro en Zacatecas

(Mexico)

Sacred art stolen in Zacatecas

Raúl García, El Sol de Zacatecas, 23rd May 2017.

Perth bids to 'bring home' the Stone of Destiny from Edinburgh as part of heritage plans

(United Kingdom)

Kirsteen Paterson, The National, 23rd May 2017.

Prized sculptures returned by Australia on display now

(India; Australia)

PTI News, 23rd May 2017.

Ex-attorney charged in connection to theft ring

(United States of America)

Renee Fox, Tribune Chronicle, 23rd May 2017.

Birthday girl, boyfriend arrested for art theft

(China)

Global Times, Global Tiems, 22nd May 2017.

Irreplaceable art stolen from storage unit

(United States of America)

Sasha Lenninger, KOAT, 22nd May 2017.

$425,000 antique clock reported stolen from Chicago show at Merchandise Mart

(United States of America)

Leonor Vivanco, Chicago Tribune, 22nd May 2017.

Boston art heist solved? Nope, just fraud attempt, prosecutors say

(United States of America)

Reuters, 22nd May 2017.

LA art dealer sentenced in theft from high-profile clients

(United States of America)

Associated Press, Star Tribune, 22nd May 2017.

Twist in $1m heist riddle

(New Zealand)

Phil Taylor, New Zealand Herald, 21st May 2017.

Greek Police Arrest 3 Antiquity Smugglers at Grevena

(Greece)

Philip Chrysopoulos, Greek Reporter, 21st May 2017.

HC seeks inventory of artifacts, security measures at SPS museum

(India)

M. A. Parray, Kashmir Reader, 20th 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.

Bungling lorry driver gets truck stuck under Grade I-listed ancient Roman arch

(United Kingdom)

Mirror, 19th May 2017.

Caretaker accused of stealing $37,500 in jewelry, artifacts

(United States of America)

Adrinenne Cutway, Click Orlando, 19th May 2017.

Numismatics—acquiring old coins—outperforms other investments

(United States of America)

The Economist, 18th May 2017.

Stolen Nigerian artifact found in Italy

(Nigeria; Italy)

The Cable, 18th May 2017.

Grave Robbers with Far-Right Links Could Be Stealing Ancestral Māori Skulls

(New Zealand)

Tess McClure, Vice, 18th May 2017.

Thieves steal 6th-century ornament from Pompeii

(Italy)

The Local, 18th May 2017.

Ancient stone block discovered at illegal excavation site in Upper Egypt's Sohag

(Egypt)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 18th May 2017.

How Egypt plans to crack down on antiquities theft

(Egypt)

Salwa Samir, Al Monitor, 18th May 2017.

$7,000 settlement for stolen Great Falls painting

(United States of America)

Joe Malinconico, North Jersey, 18th May 2017.

Case dropped against north-east pair accused of stealing paintings worth more than £100,000

(United Kingdom)

Evening Express, 18th May 2017.

Roban más de 400 piezas de una colección arqueológica que iba a convertirse en museo en Campillos

(Spain)

Stolen: More than 400 pieces of an archaeological collection that was to become a museum in Campillos

Fernando Torres, Diario Sur, 18th May 2017.

Roban en iglesia Pío Noveno

(Ecuador)

Theft in Pío Noveno church

El Diario, 17th May 2017.

Wheal Martyn in St Austell offers cash reward for safe return of iconic clay worker statue

(United Kingdom)

Shannon Hards, Cornwall Live, 17th May 2017.

'I'm sorry:' Stolen oil painting mysteriously returned in mint condition to Stroud owner

(United Kingdom)

Sam Evans, Stroud News, 17th May 2017.

The Downfall of an Ancient Coin Dealer Who Defrauded Customers of Millions and Lost a Bronze Head

(United States of America)

Hillel Aron, LA Weekly, 16th May 2017.

Real artifacts on display to celebrate return of replicas

(United States of America)

Times-News, 16th May 2017.

Harper's Bazaar Accused Of Ripping Off A Bunch Of Feminist Artwork

(United States of America)

Jamie Feldman, Huffington Post, 16th May 2017.

Antique Shivalinga recovered, two held

(India)

Kashi Prasad, The Times of India, 15th May 2017.

Pens Worth $40,000 Stolen From Car Parked At Museum Campus

(United States of America)

Kelly Bauer, DNA Info, 15th May 2017.

Saqueo y destrucción de montículos mayas

(Mexico)

Theft and destruction of Maya mounds

Campeche Hoy, Yucatan a la Mano, 15th May 2017.

El robo del retablo de Olivares

(Spain)

The theft of the altarpiece of Olivares

Agapito Ojosnegros Lázaro, El Norte de Castilla, 15th May 2017.

Libyan authorities issue international circular on looted antiquities from Libya

(Libya)

Safa Alharathy, The Libya Observer, 15th May 2017.

Suspect nabbed after theft from historic Rolls-Royce

(United States of America)

Andy Rosen, The Boston Globe, 15th May 2017.

"Tomb raider" arrested after 23 years on the run

(China)

Hou Qiang, Xinhua, 14th May 2017.

Historic Rolls-Royce vandalized, but stolen parts found

(United States of America)

Associated Press, Bristol Herald Courier, 14th May 2017.

Million-euro crown stolen from Lyon museum

(France)

AFP, RFI, 14th May 2017.

Cops recover stolen idols worth Rs 180 crore

(India)

TNN, The Times of India, 13th May 2017.

Roban las joyas de 4 santos y 3 vírgenes del templo San Agustín

(Bolivia)

Jewels of 4 saints 3 virgins stolen from San Agustín temple

Pamela Pomacahua, Página Siete, 13th May 2017.

Harry Potter prequel stolen in Birmingham burglary

(United Kingdom)

BBC News, 12th May 2017.

Stolen UVM rhino horn could be headed for black market, officials say

(United States of America)

Lindsay Freed, The Vermont Cynic, 12th May 2017.

Police recover stolen ancient coins, lamps, other antiquities near Hebron

(Palestine)

Jacob Magid, The Times of Israel, 12th May 2017.

Fort Heritage plaques stolen

(Canada)

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

Did Damien Hirst Steal Nigerian Culture To Make His Art?

(Nigeria)

Lizzie Crocker, The Daily Beast, 11th May 2017.

Man arrested for possession of rare antiquities in Greece

(Greece)

Tornos News, 11th May 2017.

La Hermandad de la Resurrección denuncia el robo de varias joyas a la Virgen de la Aurora

(Spain)

The Hermandad de la Resurrección denounces the theft of various jewels from the Virgin de la Aurora

Europa Press, La Vanguardia, 11th May 2017.

Artists' commissions, tech gifts and guns: the legal issues facing US museums

(United States of America)

Martha Lufkin, The Art Newspaper, 11th May 2017.

Pair appear in court over alleged art theft near comedians north-east home

(United Kingdom)

Karen Roberts, Evening Express, 10th May 2017.

Cultural crime: Asma Ibrahim narrates the sad tale of antiquities being stolen

(Pakistan)

The Express Tribune, 10th May 2017.

Ministry of Antiquities retrieves stolen artifacts from France

(Egypt; France)

Daily News Egypt, 10th May 2017.

Is the worlds richest artist using his privilege to manipulate us?

(Nigeria)

Kehinde Omotosho, Pulse, 10th May 2017.

Desaparece la zona arqueológica de Tepetxilotla

(Mexico)

The archaeological site of Tepetxilotla has disappeared

Paco Morales, XEU, 9th May 2017.

Speaking of Science Baby Louie, an infant dinosaur with a checkered past, finally gets a proper name

(China; United States of America)

Ben Guarino, The Washington Post, 9th May 2017.

Six Bihar varsity staff absolved of stealing rare manuscript 14 years ago

(India)

Bishnu K Jha, Hindustan Times, 9th May 2017.

Ancient fossil chipped out of rock with heavy-duty tools at Hallett Cove Conservation Park

(Australia)

Sowaibah Hanifie, ABC Australia, 9th May 2017.

Tiara adorned with 367 diamonds stolen from German museum

(Germany)

Associated Press, The Daily Mail, 8th May 2017.

SSB, Customs seize idols worth Rs 35 cr, one arrested

(India)

Amitava Banerjee, Millennium Post, 8th May 2017.

Cops hunt man who stole art from St Giles Cathedral in Edinburgh city centre where Outlander was filmed

(United Kingdom)

Connor Boylan, The Scottish Sun, 8th May 2017.

Priceless artwork looted from yesteryear Bollywood actress Nutan's Mumbra bungalow

(India)

Faisal Tandel, Mid-day, 8th May 2017.

Why Stealing Art Is a Terrible Idea

(General)

Isaac Kaplan, Artsy, 7th May 2017.

Her Violin Stolen, A Prodigy's World Became 'Unstrung'

(United Kingdom)

Liz Baker, NPR, 7th May 2017.

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

(Canada)

Cassandra Szklarski, Metro, 7th May 2017.

How Jews and Arabs Collaborate on Antiquities Theft in the West Bank

(Palestine; Israel)

Yotam Berger, Haaretz, 5th May 2017.

Church regains three icons stolen from the north

(Cyprus; Germany)

Cyprus Mail, 5th May 2017.

Idols stolen from temple

(India)

The Hindu, 5th May 2017.

Asaltan por séptima vez iglesia dedicada a Lourdes: Roban el sagrario y la Eucaristía

(Chile)

Church dedicated to Lourdes robbed for the seventh time: tabernacle and hosts stolen

ACI Prensa, Noticias Press, 5th May 2017.

Destrucción y saqueo en perímetro de Monte Albán; INAH abandona tierras en Mexicápam

(Mexico)

Destruction and looting at the edge of Monte Albán; INAH has abandoned lands in Mexicápam

Carlos Javier, NVI Noticias, 5th May 2017.

Santa Fe duo sentenced in immigration fraud, artifacts-smuggling case

(United States of America; Pakistan)

Phaedra Haywood, Santa Fe New Mexican, 5th May 2017.

Carpet stolen by Armenians from Karabakh, taken to US to be exhibited in Baku

(Azerbaijan; Armenia; United States of America)

News.Az, 5th May 2017.

At least 89 stolen artifacts returned to Syria: director

(Syria)

Leith Fadel, AMN News, 4th May 2017.

Desinterés Del Inah Provoca El Saqueo De Vestigios Arqueológicos En Lázaro Cárdenas

(Mexico)

INAH's disinterests provokes the looting of archaeological ruins in Lázaro Cárdenas

Jorge Castro, 4th May 2017.

Return our stolen artifacts, Benin monarch tells British High Commissioner

(Nigeria)

Jethro Ibileke, The News, 4th May 2017.

UVM Offers Reward For Stolen Rhino Horn

(United States of America)

Taylor Dobbs, VPR, 3rd May 2017.

'Menace to society' Anthony Ricardo Sannd heading back to jail over theft of $130,000 motorcycle

(New Zealand)

Jared Savage, New Zealand Herald, 3rd May 2017.

Remix Culture Nears Its Logical Conclusion

(General)

Adrienne LaFrance, The Atlantic, 3rd May 2017.

All artifacts recovered from Herrett Center theft

(United States of America)

Emily Duke, KMVT, 3rd May 2017.

Para prevenir saqueos inspeccionan fragata "Blanco Encalada" sumergida en bahía de Caldera

(Chile)

Inspection of the frigate "Blanco Encalada" submerged in Caldera bay to prevent looting.

El Que Hay de Dierto, 3rd May 2017.

Alex Katz Painting Stolen From Munich Gallery in Broad Daylight

(Germany)

Alyssa Buffenstein, ArtNet News, 2nd May 2017.

Three panchaloha idols stolen in Thanjavur

(India)

TNN, The Times of India, 2nd May 2017.

Roban corona de oro de la Virgen de la iglesia Santa Lucia de Chía

(Colombia)

Gold crown of the Virgin stolen from the church of Santa Lucia in Chía

Pulzo, 2nd May 2017.

8 get 3 years jail for idol theft

(India)

Press Trust of India, India, 2nd May 2017.

Mumbai Crime: Diamond-studded gold strips stolen from Jain temple at Marine Drive

(India)

Anurag Kamble, Mid-day, 2nd May 2017.

Booming trade in mammoth ivory fuels fears over elephants

(China; Russia)

Neil Connor, The Telegraph, 2nd May 2017.

14 pieces of art which decorated Leigh's roads for pop art trial stolen

(United Kingdom)

Charlotte Austen-Hardey, Halstead Gazette, 2nd May 2017.

Montículos mayas, sin indicios de destrucción

(Mexico)

Hubert Carrera Palí, La Jornada Maya, 1st May 2017.

Roban parte de la corona de oro del "Niño Jesús del Cerrito" en Nopalucan

(Mexico)

Part of the gold crown of the "Niño Jesús del Cerrito" of Nopalucan stolen

J. L. Hertewing, E-Tlaxcala, 1st May 2017.

Seamstresses restore stolen tapestry panel

(United Kingdom)

Jane Bradley, The Scotsman, 1st May 2017.

Huntsville police need help finding sculpture theft suspect

(United States of America)

WAFF, 1st May 2017.

Brazil suffers biggest rare book heist in national history

(Brazil)

Plus55, 1st May 2017.

Museum-Goers Beware: That Ancient Artifact May Be Stolen

(United Kingdom; Italy; Greece)

Nick Romeo, National Geographic, 1st May 2017.

Two men killed in house collapse as they dig illegally for Egyptian artefacts

(Egypt)

Ahram Online, 1st May 2017.

Smuggled Anatolian idol sold in US

(Turkey; United States of America)

Hurriyet Daily News, 30th Apr 2017.

National Museum Burgled

(St. Kitts and Nevis)

L.K. Hewlett, WinnFM, 29th Apr 2017.

War memorabilia disappears from Naples Airport museum

(United States of America)

Ashley Collins, Naples News, 29th Apr 2017.

Turkey seeks return of 5,000-year-old marble figure

(Turkey; United States of America)

Hurriyet Daily News, 29th Apr 2017.

Illegal excavations stir reaction in Myndos

(Turkey)

Doğan News Agency, Hurriyet Daily News, 29th Apr 2017.

Piper painting worth £10,000 stolen in 'targeted theft'

(United Kingdom)

BBC News, 28th Apr 2017.

Chinese history buff uses feng shui knowledge to raid ancient tombs

(China)

Eva Li, South China Morning Post, 28th Apr 2017.

Wreck of Nazi ship believed to have been carrying priceless stolen artwork when it was sunk in 1943 by a submarine attack is discovered close to Crimea

(Russia; Ukraine; Germany)

Fionn Hargreaves, The Daily Mail, 28th Apr 2017.

Mark Bradford Claims New York Times Published Photos of His Work Without Permission

(United States of America)

Cara Ober, Hyperallergic, 28th Apr 2017.

Italian Art Dealer Swindled Out of Paintings by Rembrandt and Renoir Worth $30 Million

(Italy)

Alyssa Buffenstein, ArtNet News, 28th Apr 2017.

Police inquiries under way as jewellery and paintings taken in house raids

(United Kingdom)

The Herald, 28th Apr 2017.

Michelle Obama Muralist Stole My Work Then 'Attacked' My Character: Artist

(United States of America)

Andrea V. Watson, DNA Info, 28th Apr 2017.

Art worth thousands stolen from Lincolnshire home

(United Kingdom)

Nicholas Fletcher, Lincolnshire Live, 28th Apr 2017.

Native America's Necessary And Imperfect Law

(United States of America)

Chip Colwell, Huffington Post, 28th Apr 2017.

Police hunt thieves who stole six-foot African sculpture

(United Kingdom)

Mark Mackay, The Courier, 27th Apr 2017.

SSB seizes antique idol being smuggled to Nepal

(India; Nepal)

IANS, India, 27th Apr 2017.

Roban un Cristo del siglo XVI de la capilla del cementerio de Artea

(Spain)

16th century Christ stolen from the chapel of the cemetery of Artea

El Correo, 27th Apr 2017.

Relinquished to feds by local gallery, fate of stolen sculpture uncertain

(Mexico; United States of America)

Justin Horwath, Santa Fe New Mexican, 27th Apr 2017.

Theft of military memorabilia at Naples museum

(United States of America)

Karl Fortier, Fox, 26th Apr 2017.

Search for stolen gold coin throws up plenty of clues but no suspect

(Germany)

German Press Agency, Daily Sabah, 26th Apr 2017.

Rembrandt, Renoir paintings stolen in a 29-million-dollar heist in Italy

(Italy)

German Press Agency, Daily Sabah, 26th Apr 2017.

Roman Jewellery Stolen from Shop

(United Kingdom)

Alex Ross, York Press, 25th Apr 2017.

Missing ancient coins: Ex-HOD still missing

(India)

Vaibhav Ganjapure, The Times of India, 25th Apr 2017.

Stolen Second Temple period antiquities recovered in Samaria

(Palestine; Israel)

Ido Ben Porat, Arutz Sheva, 25th Apr 2017.

Smuggled Torah, artifacts seized in Turkey's northwest

(Turkey)

Anadolu Agency, Hurriyet Daily News, 25th Apr 2017.

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

(Canada)

Kelly Faircloth, Jezebel, 24th Apr 2017.

Stolen sculptures recovered, another placed

(United States of America)

Cody Thorn, Maryville Daily Forum, 24th Apr 2017.

Valuable painting missing from Provo school found in Springville museum

(United States of America)

Braley Dodson, Daily Herald, 24th Apr 2017.

Egyptian ministry staff face trial over theft from Giza Pyramids

(Egypt)

El-Sayed Gamal El-Din, Ahram Online, 24th Apr 2017.

Priceless cross back on display at Murcia cathedral museum 40 years after being stolen

(Spain)

Murcia Today, 24th Apr 2017.

5 more idols stolen from Tamil Nadu in Australia gallery's possession

(India)

Samhati Mohapatra, The Times of India, 23rd Apr 2017.

Hope for families of Anzac heroes fighting for decades to retrieve World War 1 diaries

(New Zealand)

Jessica Long, Stuff.co.nz, 23rd Apr 2017.

SC dismisses plea seeking repatriation of Kohinoor

(India; United Kingdom)

Dhananjay Mahapatra, The Times of India, 22nd Apr 2017.

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

(Canada)

CBC, 22nd Apr 2017.

Poland recovers artwork looted in World War II

(Poland)

Roberto Galea, Poland Radio, 22nd Apr 2017.

Chicago Artist Raised Funds for Michelle Obama Mural That He Straight Up Grifted

(United States of America)

David Boddiger, Fusion, 22nd Apr 2017.

Smugglers with idol of Goddess Radha arrested

(India)

Press Trust of India, Business Standard, 22nd Apr 2017.

Art thieves steal $30,000 worth of work from painter

(New Zealand)

Jimmy Kouratoras, Scoop, 21st Apr 2017.

Man accused of stealing 'Mein Kampf' from Collinsville museum because it 'fascinated' him

(United States of America)

Dana Rieck, Belleville News-Democrat, 21st Apr 2017.

German group appeals decision to allow lawsuit over Nazi art theft claims

(United States of America; Germany)

Reuters, 21st Apr 2017.

Randy Pitchford Suggests Call Of Duty WWII Art Was Stolen From Brothers In Arms

(United States of America)

Jonathan Leack, Game Revolution, 21st Apr 2017.

Treasured wartime documents returned

(Canada)

Bill Kaufmann, Nanton News, 20th Apr 2017.

Precious locket of Ambalappuzha temple goes missing; probe on

(India)

TNN, The Times of India, 20th Apr 2017.

DRI to bring back stolen antiques smuggled to the US

(India; United States of America)

Rajesh Ahuja, Hindustan Times, 20th Apr 2017.

For God's sake, save our idols from New York parties

(India; United States of America)

TNN, The Times of India, 20th Apr 2017.

Stolen book returned to Collinsville library; arrest made in theft

(United States of America)

Elizabeth Donald, Belleville News-Democrat, 20th Apr 2017.

Initiative to return missing pieces from "Gypsy Girl" mosaic in Turkey's Gaziantep

(Turkey)

Daily Sabah, 20th Apr 2017.

जैन मंदिर से अष्टधातु की तीन मूर्तियां चोरी

(India)

Three Statues Of Ashtadhutra Stolen From Jain Temple

Amar Ujala, 20th Apr 2017.

How a California Anesthesiologist Became One of America's Largest Antiquities Looters

(United States of America)

Kathleen Sharp, Mens Journal, 20th Apr 2017.

Bushwick Street Artists Threaten Legal Action Against McDonald's for Using Their Work

(United States of America; Netherlands)

Claire Voon, Hyperallergic, 20th Apr 2017.

Boston Public Library Returns Mistakenly Stolen Historical Artifacts To Italian Government

(United States of America; Italy)

Anthony Brooks, WBUR, 19th Apr 2017.

ICE HSI and Boston Public Library return cultural artifacts to Italy

(United States of America; Italy)

ICE, 19th Apr 2017.

Cleveland Museum of Art returns ancient Roman portrait of Drusus after learning it was stolen from Italy in WWII

(United States of America)

Steven Litt, Cleveland.com, 18th Apr 2017.

Bronze idol recovered

(India)

Press Trust of India, Business Standard, 18th Apr 2017.

One of Wheal Martyn's famous St Austell clay worker statues is vandalised and another stolen

(United Kingdom)

C G Steve, Cornwall Live, 18th Apr 2017.

Kanagawa officials turn to police after failing to locate Munakata woodblock print replaced with a photocopy

(Japan)

The Japan Times, 18th Apr 2017.

Gujarat National Law University partners with ASI to hold exhibition

(India)

Express News Service, Indian Express, 18th Apr 2017.

Stolen Panchaloha idol seized, youth held

(India)

Web India 123, 18th Apr 2017.

Thief prostrates before Buddha image then steals

(Thailand)

Kornkamon Aksorndech, The Nation, 16th Apr 2017.

Outcry after historic plaque goes missing

(Thailand)

The Nation, 16th Apr 2017.

Stolen pagoda body returned to Chinese mainland

(China; Taiwan)

Xinhua, 16th Apr 2017.

Smuggler with six Gupta period idols arrested

(India)

Outlook, 15th Apr 2017.

200-yr-old bronze temple idol stolen

(India)

TNN, The Times of India, 15th Apr 2017.

Descendants of Kiwi soldiers who fought at Gallipoli believe WW1 diaries were stolen

(New Zealand; United Kingdom)

Jessica Long, Stuff.co.nz, 15th Apr 2017.

Cambridge must return its Benin Bronzes, without condition

(Nigeria; United Kingdom)

Jason Okundaye, Varsity, 15th Apr 2017.

Uncertainty over status of ancient idols in DRI custody

(India)

Neha L.M. Tripathi, The Asian Age, 15th Apr 2017.

Police recover 2 of 5 replica artifacts stolen from Herrett Center, identify suspect

(United States of America)

Alex Riggins, Magic Valley, 14th Apr 2017.

Sculptor of Wall Street's "Charging Bull" Demands Relocation of "Fearless Girl"

(United States of America)

Benjamin Sutton, Hyperallergic, 14th Apr 2017.

Gael Garcia Bernal Toplines Alonso Ruizpalacio's 'Museum'

(Mexico)

Anna Marie de la Fuente, Variety, 14th Apr 2017.

Cambridge Fitzwilliam stolen jade 'lost for generations', expert says

(United Kingdom; China)

BBC News, 14th Apr 2017.

Germany to appeal first ruling allowing Nazi-looted art claim against it in U.S. court

(United States of America; Germany)

Spencer S. Hsu, The Washington Post, 14th Apr 2017.

Dundee designer accuses German reality star of plagiarising t-shirt

(United Kingdom)

Ciaran Sneddon, The Courier, 14th Apr 2017.

Tesoros recuperados

(Peru)

Recovered Treasures

El Peruano, 13th Apr 2017.

Thieves destroy famed Mississippi Civil War-era home

(United States of America)

Sarah Fowler, The Clarion-Ledger, 13th Apr 2017.

2 arrested for smuggling 11th C idol

(India)

TNN, The Times of India, 13th Apr 2017.

Fearless Girl Face-off Poses a New Question: Does the Law Protect an Artist's Message?

(United States of America)

Isaac Kaplan, Artsy, 13th Apr 2017.

Germany to investigate mass plunder of works of art by Stasi in Cold War era

(Germany)

Catherine Hickley, The Art Newspaper, 13th Apr 2017.

Prince Photographer Fires Back at Warhol Foundation Copyright Suit

(United States of America)

Eileen Kinsella, ArtNet News, 13th Apr 2017.

Lambayeque: intensifican vigilancia en las zonas arqueológicas

(Peru)

Lambayeque: security at archaeological sites intensified

El Comercio, 13th Apr 2017.

Korak bliže ukradenim umjetninama

(Bosnia)

A Step Closer to Stolen Art

Nevena Vržina, Nezavisne, 13th Apr 2017.

Requisaron en Bolivia 17 piezas arqueológicas de Perú que iban hacia EE.UU.

(Bolivia; Peru)

17 archaeological pieces from Peru seized in Bolivia on their way to the US

RPP, 13th Apr 2017.

Mammoth tusk haul seized by Chinese customs

(China; Russia)

BBC News, 13th Apr 2017.

Recorren sitios arqueológicos ante posibles huaqueos por Semana Santa

(Peru)

Archaeological sites monitored against possible Easter Week looters

RPP, 13th Apr 2017.

¿Por qué se incrementa el huaqueo en Semana Santa?

(Peru)

Why is there an increase in archaeological looting in Easter Week?

RPP, 13th Apr 2017.

Leo lost: Colorful lion stolen from St. Cloud home

(United States of America)

David Unze, SCTimes, 12th Apr 2017.

Semana Santa: advierten riesgo de invasión en sitios arqueológicos

(Peru)

Easter Week: warning of risk of looting at archaeological sites

La República, 12th Apr 2017.

Hamilton Art Mystery at City Hall: Lost, Stolen or Never There?

(United States of America)

James Barron, The New York Times, 12th Apr 2017.

The FBI made pop art with its "wanted" poster for Andy Warhol's stolen soup cans

(United States of America)

Selina Cheng, Quartz, 12th Apr 2017.

The Case of the Missing Feet: Antiquities and Terrorism in Cambodia

(Cambodia)

Noah Charney, Observer, 12th Apr 2017.

CSI says man brought tool to steal replicas of priceless artifacts

(United States of America)

Julie Wootton, Magic Valley, 12th Apr 2017.

WW1 watch stolen from Blyth museum

(United Kingdom)

ITV, 11th Apr 2017.

Warhol Foundation Fires First Shot in Legal Battle Over Prince-Themed Artworks

(United States of America)

Eileen Kinsella, ArtNet News, 11th Apr 2017.

Police, NGOs tie up to curb smuggling

(India)

Ahmed Ali, The Times of India, 11th Apr 2017.

Delayed charge sheet earns bail for antiques smuggler Nanda

(India)

Mumbai Mirror, 11th Apr 2017.

Cultural appropriation: theft or fair exchange?

(General)

Andy Pratt, The Conversation, 10th Apr 2017.

Humanity's heritage under threat from treasure hunters

(Turkey)

Ahmet Günhan, Daily Sabah, 10th Apr 2017.

Saquean vestigios arqueológicos en Ixtepec

(Mexico)

Archaeological sites looted in Ixtepec

Guadalupe Ríos, En Marcha, 10th Apr 2017.

Lindauer paintings stolen in Auckland art heist 'radioactive'

(New Zealand)

Kirsty Wynn, New Zealand Herald, 9th Apr 2017.

Recuperan cabeza reducida y otros objetos de bienes arqueológicos

(Peru)

Shrunken head and other archaeological objects recovered

La República, 8th Apr 2017.

Carved mask stolen from Yukon government building

(Canada)

CBC, 7th Apr 2017.

Handyman Jailed for Stealing $623,000 in Paintings from Alan Davie

(United Kingdom)

Caroline Elbaor, ArtNet News, 7th Apr 2017.

Beijing Officials Admit Artifacts Stolen From Famous Ming Tomb ... One Year Later

(China)

Charles Liu, The Beijinger, 7th Apr 2017.

1,500-year-old 'antique' rots in court store room

(India)

Saibal Guptal, The Times of India, 7th Apr 2017.

$10,000 Carnegie bust stolen then returned to Turlock art center

(United States of America)

Sabra Stafford, Turlock Journal, 6th Apr 2017.

Chennai: Emerald Siva Lingam seized

(India)

Deccan Chronicle, 6th Apr 2017.

Top 5 Unsolved Heists

(General)

Miss Rosen, Crave Online, 6th Apr 2017.

Here are the most famous heists in the world of art

(General)

The Economic Times, 6th Apr 2017.

How Palestine is working to stop antiquities theft

(Palestine)

Aziza Nofal, Al Monitor, 6th Apr 2017.

Author wants to see Gardner heist solved

(United States of America)

Bera Dunau, The Foxboro Reporter, 6th Apr 2017.

Turkish gendarmerie confiscate smuggled Picasso painting in Erzurum

(Turkey)

Daily Sabah, 6th Apr 2017.

Lost Art: Stolen paintings of historic LSU figures still lost after nearly 40 years

(United States of America)

William Taylor Potter, LSU Now, 6th Apr 2017.

This Dreamy Image Is Sparking a Perplexing Fight Over Artistic Plagiarism

(General)

Brian Boucher, ArtNet News, 5th Apr 2017.

Stolen deer art was mysteriously returned April 1

(United States of America)

Emily Mieure, Jackson Hole News & Guide, 5th Apr 2017.

Second mystery in million-dollar theft of Lindauer paintings from Auckland gallery

(New Zealand)

Kirsty Johnston, Bay of Plenty Times, 5th Apr 2017.

Van Gogh burglar jumps into canal to avoid cops after brief stand-off

(Netherlands)

Zack Newmark, NLTimes, 5th Apr 2017.

Students' artwork stolen from UNM building

(United States of America)

Brittany Costello, KOB, 5th Apr 2017.

The Hard Truth about the Rhino Horn "Aphrodisiac" Market

(General)

Jeremy Hsu, Scientific American, 5th Apr 2017.

Medieval stones stolen from Edinburgh hospital

(United Kingdom)

BBC News, 4th Apr 2017.

Fake Dead Sea Scrolls Sold In The US: Products Of Sophisticated Archeological Forgeries

(Israel; United States of America)

Regin Olimberio, The Science Times, 4th Apr 2017.

28 New Dead Sea Scrolls Fragments Sold in US

(Israel; United States of America)

Owen Jarus, Live Science, 4th Apr 2017.

Professor uses satellites to study damage to Iraq, Syria ruins

(Syria; United States of America)

Gabrielle Russon, Phys.org, 4th Apr 2017.

Controversial tribal artifacts sale lures few bidders

(New Caledonia; France)

Associated Press, The Daily Mail, 4th Apr 2017.

Exclusive: University-owned Benin collections may be loaned to Nigeria under new agreement

(Nigeria; United States of America)

Monty Fynn, Varsity, 4th Apr 2017.

Police release CCTV footage of theft of Lindauer paintings

(New Zealand)

New Zealand Herald, Bay of Plenty Times, 3rd Apr 2017.

Hikind Says Lookout For Stolen, Antique Seforim

(United States of America)

The Yeshiva World News, 3rd Apr 2017.

Frustration in Saltaire as thieves grab Yorkshire Stone just weeks before village celebrations

(United Kingdom)

Chris Young, Telegraph & Argus, 3rd Apr 2017.

Culture on the frontline: Penn Museum shows artefacts curators are fighting to save in Syria and Iraq

(Syria; United States of America)

Julia Halperin, The Art Newspaper, 3rd Apr 2017.

Fate of pottery collection is 'a can of worms' for Navajos

(United States of America)

Brian Maffly, The Salt Lake Tribune, 3rd Apr 2017.

Theft of Māori paintings stuns descendant

(New Zealand)

Jacob Brown, News Hub, 2nd Apr 2017.

Art criminologist warns stolen $1m Lindauer paintings could be used for ransom

(New Zealand)

Matthew Theunissen, New Zealand Herald, 2nd Apr 2017.

The Mystery of Lucian Freud's Missing 'Bacon'

(Germany)

Allison McNearney, The Daily Beast, 2nd Apr 2017.

Two valuable Gottfried Lindauer paintings stolen in Auckland ram raid burglary

(New Zealand)

Anna Loren, Stuff.co.nz, 1st Apr 2017.

Million-dollar Parnell art heist: Interpol on watch for thieves

(New Zealand)

New Zealand Herald, 1st Apr 2017.

Pania, Tuna and a McCahon: A short history of art heists in NZ

(New Zealand)

Radio New Zealand, 1st Apr 2017.

Benin eyes return of colonial treasures from France

(Benin; France)

Josué Mehouenou, Art Daily, 1st Apr 2017.

G7 culture ministers discuss trafficking of looted artifacts

(General)

DW, 31st Mar 2017.

The dinosaur track theft that never was

(Australia)

Jamie Seidel, Adelaide Now, 31st Mar 2017.

After the theft of the Big Maple Leaf

(Germany)

Gero Schliess, DW, 31st Mar 2017.

German art police target Munich show in early March

(Germany)

Jeff Starck, Coin World, 31st Mar 2017.

How two Irish students stole a masterpiece worth millions in an act of political protest

(United Kingdom; Ireland)

Steve Cannane, ABC Australia, 31st Mar 2017.

Forty Years After Theft, Stolen Norman Rockwell Painting Recovered and Returned to Owners

(United States of America)

FBI, 31st Mar 2017.

Historical items stolen from northeastern Iowa society

(United States of America)

KCCI, 30th Mar 2017.

Acclaimed artist Suzi Malin 'distraught' after burglar steals life's work

(United Kingdom)

Robert Dex, Evening Standard, 30th Mar 2017.

Expert Opinion or Elaborate Ruse? Scrutiny for Scholars' Role in Art Sales

(Cambodia; United States of America)

Ralph Blumenthal, The New York Times, 30th Mar 2017.

Have You Seen These Paintings? Cardenas Artwork Stolen From Former Bring Funeral Home Space

(United States of America)

Mari Herreras, The Range, 30th Mar 2017.

Celebrity art dealer's plea deal in theft case will probably keep him out of prison

(United States of America)

Los Angeles Times, 30th Mar 2017.

Roban coronas de oro de la Iglesia de Santiago Apóstol en Ayapango

(Mexico)

Gold crowns stolen from the Church of Santiago Apóstol in Ayapango

Luciano Tapia, El Sol de Toluca, 30th Mar 2017.

Window cleaner accused of £500k Alan Davie art theft

(United Kingdom)

BBC News, 29th Mar 2017.

The most spectacular art robberies in history

(General)

DW, 29th Mar 2017.

Burglars Decamp With Antique Idol Worth One Crore From Temple

(India)

Odisha TV, 29th Mar 2017.

México, líder in América Latino por robo de arte sacro

(Mexico)

Mexico Latin America's leader for sacred art theft

Ana Salazar, Milenio, 29th Mar 2017.

Egypt recovers objects stolen from Al-Imam Al-Shafie Dome

(Egypt)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 29th Mar 2017.

Two British teenagers found guilty of stealing objects from Auschwitz during school trip

(Poland; United Kingdom)

Matthew Day, The Telegraph, 29th Mar 2017.

Clampdown on heritage thefts

(United Kingdom)

Dan Bean, The York Press, 29th Mar 2017.

Roban el 'santísimo' de una iglesia en Cuautitlán

(Mexico)

Custodia of Cuautitlán church stolen

Excelsior, 28th Mar 2017.

Danish auction house in hot water again over sale of stolen painting

(Denmark)

Stephen Gadd, CPH Post, 28th Mar 2017.

Thieves steal war memorabilia

(Australia)

Dominique Baynes, The West Australian, 28th Mar 2017.

Ladrones se roban la placa de cobre de la Iglesia de Fátima

(Mexico)

Thieves steal copper plaque from the Church of Fatima

Gabriela Salido, Meganoticias, 28th Mar 2017.

Solicitan al INAH detener subasta de piezas mexicanas en Francia

(Mexico; France)

INAH requests halt to auction of Mexican pieces in France

Información Excélsior, Sistema Michoacano, 28th Mar 2017.

Lawyer: Art dealer accepts prized coffin's return to Turkey

(Turkey; Switzerland)

Jamey Keaten, The Tribune, 28th Mar 2017.

A university's painting went missing. Police are searching for three people of interest

(United States of America)

Victoria St. Martin, The Washington Post, 28th Mar 2017.

Robert Gentile, A Suspect In Gardner Museum Art Heist, Agrees To Plead Guilty To Weapons Charges

(United States of America)

Edmund H. Mahoney, The Hartford Courant, 28th Mar 2017.

3 arrested for selling ancient artifacts in Istanbul

(Turkey)

Daily Sabah, 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.

Campesinos invaden zona protegida en el Parque Nacional Laguna del Tigre

(Guatemala)

Rural farmers invade protected area in the Laguna del Tigre National Park

Prensa Libre, 26th Mar 2017.

Venta de piecas arqueológicas 'disgusta' al INAH

(Mexico)

Sale of archaeological pieces "disgusts" INAH

Idalia Carrillo, Sipse, 26th Mar 2017.

Ritualistic conch stolen from Padmanabhaswamy temple

(India)

Kaumudi, 25th Mar 2017.

Tráfico de patrimonio cultural en Oaxaca; igual que el de drogas

(Mexico)

Trafficking of cultural heritage in Oaxaca: the same as drugs

Luis Ignacio, NVI Noticias, 25th Mar 2017.

Man caught selling thousands of dollars' worth of stolen Nevada Museum Antiques on Ebay

(United States of America)

Faith Jessie, 3 News, 25th Mar 2017.

FIA initiates inquiry into 'disappearance and theft' of art from PNCA

(Pakistan)

Shakeel Qarar, Dawn, 24th Mar 2017.

UN Says Attacks on Heritage Sites Could Be War Crimes

(General)

Voice of America, 24th Mar 2017.

Ingresan en prisión los presuntos autores de un robo en una iglesia de O Carballiño

(Spain)

Suspects in robbery of O Carballiño church sent to prison

La Voz de Galicia, 24th Mar 2017.

Italy's 'Art Squad' charges hoarder of rare Roman coins

(Italy)

Catherine Edwards, The Local, 24th Mar 2017.

Malayan relics stolen from museum

(Indonesia)

Rizal Harahap, The Jakarta Post, 23rd Mar 2017.

Serbia returns precious stolen violin to France

(Serbia; France; Italy)

AFP, Yahoo News, 23rd Mar 2017.

Red list of Iraqi artifacts available in Turkish

(Iraq; Turkey)

Hurriyet Daily News, 23rd Mar 2017.

Caught on camera: Thieves who stole primary school's historic lanterns

(United Kingdom)

Express & Star, 23rd Mar 2017.

Hundreds of Chinese temple paintings recovered, 23 theft suspects arrested so far

(China)

Kinling Lo, South China Morning Post, 23rd Mar 2017.

Relic hunters loot murals in Shanxi temples

(China)

Yang Sheng, Global Times, 22nd Mar 2017.

Photos of Guercino painting, rolled up like a rug by thieves, reveal extent of damage

(Morocco; Italy)

Emily Sharpe, The Art Newspaper, 22nd Mar 2017.

Forever 21 Accused of Copying Charles Smith's Design Concept

(United States of America)

India Pougher, Teen Vogue, 22nd Mar 2017.

Irishman known as the King of the Travellers loses $20MILLION libel suit against US magazine's piece on his involvement in rhino horn theft

(Ireland; United States of America)

John Breslin, The Irish Sun, 22nd Mar 2017.

What Should You Do With Your Father's Nazi Keepsake?

(United States of America; Germany)

Kwame Anthony Appiah, The New York Times, 22nd Mar 2017.

Idols worth lakhs found missing from temple

(India)

TNN, The Times of India, 21st Mar 2017.

Three burglars held, stolen items worth thousands recovered

(India)

TNN, The Times of India, 21st Mar 2017.

Dinosaur Egg-Stealing Spree Leads to Arrests in China

(China)

Sarah Cascone, ArtNet News, 21st Mar 2017.

Prosecutors seek 4 years for ex-Field Museum worker who stole nearly $1 million

(United States of America)

Jason Meisner, The Chicago Tribune, 21st Mar 2017.

$100M in ancient artifacts shipped from Egypt and Turkey to the U.S. in 2016

(United States of America; Egypt; Turkey)

Owen Jarus, CBS, 21st Mar 2017.

Saving Syria's heritage: Archaeologists discover invisible solution

(Syria)

Frank Gardner, BBC News, 21st Mar 2017.

Bruton theft saw £2.5m worth of paintings and jewellery stolen and woman tied up overnight

(United Kingdom)

James Wood, Somerset Live, 20th Mar 2017.

Chinese police arrest dinosaur-egg bandit

(China)

AFP, The Straits Times, 20th Mar 2017.

Long Lost Van Gogh Paintings Go On View in Amsterdam Amid Controversial New Documentary

(Netherlands; Italy)

Eileen Kinsella, ArtNet News, 20th Mar 2017.

Terracotta Warriors' museum in battle over copyright with Chinese amusement park

(China)

Lisa Movius, The Art Newspaper, 20th Mar 2017.

First high court hearing on stolen Buddhist statue upcoming

(South Korea; Japan)

Yonhap News Agency, 20th Mar 2017.

Jail time for man who sold stolen plaques, sculpture

(Canada)

Sue Yanagisawa, The Whig, 19th Mar 2017.

As Stolen Van Goghs Return to View, a Thief Tells All

(Netherlands)

Nina Siegal, The New York Times, 19th Mar 2017.

Roban arte sacro en Acatzingo; sospechan de los párrocos y los mayordomos

(Mexico)

Sacred art stolen in Acatzingo; parish priests and caretakers suspected

Karen Meza, Página Negra, 19th Mar 2017.

Tráfico de bienes culturales: las claves del cuarto comercio ilegal del mundo

(Argentina)

Trafficking in cultural goods: the keys to the fourth largest illegal market in the world

Irene Hartmann, Clarín, 19th Mar 2017.

Otras piezas "Quimbaya" de los tesoros colombianos en el exterior y en el interior del país

(Colombia; Spain)

Other "Quimbaya" Colombian treasure pieces abroad and inside the country

Irene Hartmann, Cronica Del Cuinddio, 19th Mar 2017.

Four ancient Panchaloha idols were reported stolen from a Ramalayam temple in Choutuppa

(India)

TNN, The Times of India, 19th Mar 2017.

World renowned artist will hold first exhibition since £100,000 theft of paintings from Marwell Zoo

(United Kingdom)

Hampshire Chronicle, 19th Mar 2017.

Primary school 'devastated' after historic lanterns stolen

(United Kingdom)

Express & Star, 18th Mar 2017.

Six theories behind the stolen Gardner Museum paintings

(United States of America)

Shelley Murphy, The Boston Globe, 18th Mar 2017.

Why the fuss over de Valette's dagger?

(Malta; France)

Sarah Carabott, Times of Malta, 18th Mar 2017.

Art Trafficking

(Syria; Iraq)

Tania Rakhmanova, Al Jazeera, 17th Mar 2017.

Bronze arrowhead stolen from Ditto Landing sculpture

(United States of America)

WAFF, 17th Mar 2017.

DC Police: Historical item given to President Reagan by PM Margaret Thatcher stolen

(United States of America; United Kingdom)

Sam Ford, WJLA, 17th Mar 2017.

Detenido tras robar limosnas y varias joyas en siete iglesias

(Spain)

Arrest for theft of offerings and various jewels in seven churches

A. Rodriguez Ourense, Atlántico, 17th Mar 2017.

Christie's Dubai Yanks Iraqi Painting From Sale Over Smuggling Allegations

(United Arab Emirates; Iraq)

Eileen Kinsella, ArtNet News, 17th Mar 2017.

Stolen gold rings and cross devastating to St. Leo Abbey, community

(United States of America)

Peter Bernard, WFLA, 16th Mar 2017.

Painting pincher gets the axe

(Thailand; Japan)

King-Oua Laohong, Bangkok Post, 16th Mar 2017.

Stolen Etruscan Vessel to Be Returned to Italy

(Italy; United States of America)

Tom Mashberg, The New York Times, 16th Mar 2017.

Police Recover 67 Works Stolen in $2.6 Million Vienna Art Heist

(Austria)

Henri Neuendorf, ArtNet News, 15th Mar 2017.

16 Years Later, Stash of Stolen Paintings Found Near Crime Scene

(Denmark)

Perwana Nazif, ArtNet News, 15th Mar 2017.

Diving Robbers Are Looting Underwater Treasures, Archaeologists Wail

(Israel)

Philippe Bohstrom, Haaretz, 15th Mar 2017.

The Hidden World of Stolen Art and Artifacts

(General)

Jessie Knadler, WMRA, 14th Mar 2017.

WPD: $40,000 worth of paintings stolen from south Wichita storage unit

(United States of America)

KWCH, 14th Mar 2017.

Nueve obras de arte confiscadas de Siria, Yemen y Libia se exponen en Suiza

(Switzerland; Syria; Yemen; Libya)

Nine artworks from Syria, Yemen, and Libya exhibited in Switzerland

EFE, El Diario, 14th Mar 2017.

Buyer Beware: US Market for Ancient Asian Art Still the Wild, Wild East

(Cambodia)

Tess Davis, The Diplomat, 14th Mar 2017.

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

(Canada)

Craig Pearson, Windsor Star, 13th Mar 2017.

$8k in artwork stolen from North Valley home

(United States of America)

Nicole Perez, Albuquerque Journal, 13th Mar 2017.

Pakistani faces 20-year imprisonment in US

(Pakistan; United States of America)

Anwar Iqbal, Dawn, 13th Mar 2017.

Egypt thwarts 24 cases of antiquities theft in one week

(Egypt)

Omar Thabet, Andalou Agency, 13th Mar 2017.

$6,000 worth of paintings stolen from Saugerties art studio

(United States of America)

Daily Freeman, 13th Mar 2017.

Woman suspected of stealing painting, police say

(United States of America)

Channel 3000, 13th Mar 2017.

Los enemigos del patrimonio histórico

(Spain)

The enemies of historic heritage

Aludena Ruiz, El Diario, 13th Mar 2017.

Crosses under grave threat

(South Africa)

Andrew Unsworth, Times Live, 13th Mar 2017.

Stolen Buddhist statue to return to Buyeo temple after 30 years

(South Korea)

Yonhap News Agency, 13th Mar 2017.

Pharaonic relics submerged with Titanic must be recovered: Egyptologist

(Egypt)

Al-Masry Al-Youm, Egypt Independent, 12th Mar 2017.

$30,000 worth of artwork stolen

(United States of America)

Chris Guardaro, KOAT, 11th Mar 2017.

Veterans appeal for help a er historic stones vanish from old Ox and Bucks barracks in Cowley

(United Kingdom)

Callum Keown, The Oxford Times, 11th Mar 2017.

Police ask for help finding stolen painting

(United States of America)

Channel 3000, 11th Mar 2017.

Delincuentes roban custodia con hostia consagrada de iglesia argentina

(Argentina)

Delinquents steal custodia with consecrated hosts from Argentina church

ACI Prensa, 11th Mar 2017.

Tunisian authorities foil smuggling of 15th-century Torah scroll

(Tunisia)

Roi Kais, Ynet News, 11th Mar 2017.

Scars of looting, destruction all that remain at Mosul museum

(Iraq)

Kawa Omar, Reuters, 11th Mar 2017.

Police Recover Kailash Satyarthi's Stolen Nobel Citation From Jungle

(India)

Press Trust of India, Outlook, 11th Mar 2017.

Chinese grave robbers poison themselves inside ancient tomb

(China)

Mo Hong'e, ECNS, 10th Mar 2017.

How Big Of A Problem Is Art Theft In The US?

(United States of America)

Mark Brodie, KJZZ, 10th Mar 2017.

Smuggler Vijay Nanda stole Parvati idol from MP: Police

(India)

Vijay Kumar Yadav, Mid-day, 10th Mar 2017.

Stolen Stradivarius violin will sing again

(United States of America)

Associated Press, Deccan Chronicle, 10th Mar 2017.

New £50,000 reward appeal for return of Scotland's first ever coins - as rest of collection is gifted to nation

(United Kingdom)

Martin Williams, The Herald, 10th Mar 2017.

Door and decorative elements of Sultan Al-Kamel Al-Ayyubi shrine stolen

(Egypt)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 9th Mar 2017.

Police seek tips on stolen sculpture

(Canada)

CBC, 9th Mar 2017.

Idol smuggling suspect kills self

(India)

The Hindu, 9th Mar 2017.

The American Government Is Searching For Its Own Lost Art

(United States of America)

Matthew Blitz, Atlas Obscura, 8th Mar 2017.

Poachers kill rhino and saw off its horn at zoo near Paris

(France)

The Local, 8th Mar 2017.

Ancient book stolen in Syria seized in Turkey

(Turkey)

Hurriyet Daily News, 8th Mar 2017.

As Dubai's Skyline Adds a Trophy, the Architect Calls It Stolen

(United Arab Emirates)

Peter S. Goodman, The New York Times, 8th Mar 2017.

Policeman who stole ancient gold coins he found with metal detector is jailed

(United Kingdom)

Sam Russell, Manchester Evening News, 8th Mar 2017.

Health care worker gets 10 years for stealing artwork from elderly Wheat Ridge woman

(United States of America)

Tom McGhee, The Denver Post, 7th Mar 2017.

Detenidas cuatro personas por robo de reliquia del museo de la Virgen del Valle

(Venezuela)

Four people arrested for theft of reliquary from the museum of the Virgen del Valle

María Eugenia Ramírez, El Carabobeño, 7th Mar 2017.

Ancient monuments damaged by modern day life

(Ireland)

Noel Baker, Irish Examiner, 7th Mar 2017.

Illegal stone mining a major danger to five ASI monuments

(India)

Deshdeep Saxena, The Times of India, 7th Mar 2017.

Facing Germany's colonial heritage: It's 'detective work'

(Germany)

Julia Hitz, DW, 7th Mar 2017.

NCSO investigating possible stolen artifacts

(United States of America)

Mike Leiby, White Mountain Independent, 7th Mar 2017.

Sabarmati Ashram mulls to step up security after theft

(India)

Press Trust of India, India, 6th Mar 2017.

Was ancient church at Santon Downham, near Thetford, targeted by nighthawks?

(United Kingdom)

Chris Bishop, Eastern Daily Press, 6th Mar 2017.

Three iron crosses honoring Confederate veterans have been stolen from historic Sheldon church near Beaufort

(United States of America)

Bo Petersen, The Post and Courier, 6th Mar 2017.

Antiquities theft from second temple period prevented in central Israel

(Israel; Palestine)

Daniel K. Eisenbud, The Jerusalem Post, 6th Mar 2017.

BJP demands fencing of Bihar temples, burial grounds

(India)

Press Trust of India, The Indian Express, 6th Mar 2017.

Tres detenidos por robar a la familia Borbón-Dos Sicilias

(Spain)

Three arrested for theft from the Borbón-Dos Sicilias family

Noticias de Gipuzkoa, 6th Mar 2017.

Mysterious return from the Caribbean of stolen rare 200 year-old Padstow Bank note

(United Kingdom; Saint Lucia)

L. Barton, Cornwall Live, 6th Mar 2017.

Theft of artifacts rampant due to legal loopholes Police crack down on thieves, but critics say laws need to change

(South Korea)

Korea JoongAng Daily, 6th Mar 2017.

6 brass idols stolen from Nasirnagar Iskcon temple

(Bangladesh)

Ujjal Chakraborty, Dhaka Tribune, 5th Mar 2017.

'Piece of paper' for accused: Cops clueless on Satyarthi's Nobel citation

(India)

Press Trust of India, The New Indian Express, 5th Mar 2017.

Police recover 195 ancient gold coins from Tonk in 3 months

(India)

TNN, The Times of India, 5th Mar 2017.

Who Stole Erica Morini's $3.5 Million Stradivarius Violin

(United States of America)

Allison McNearny, The Daily Beast, 5th Mar 2017.

Thieves take statue worth over £4,000 in art gallery break-in

(United Kingdom)

Carl Eve, The Herald, 4th Mar 2017.

Antique smuggling racket: Key idol smuggler held in police raid

(India)

Vijay Kumar Yadav, Mid-day, 4th Mar 2017.

Old fisherman still homesick

(Turkey; Germany)

Ozgen Acar, Hurriyet Daily News, 4th Mar 2017.

Bank's Kandinsky painting was looted by Nazis, says family

(United States of America; Germany)

Holly Watt, The Guardian, 3rd Mar 2017.

Nagpur University finally lodges FIR in coins theft case

(India)

TNN, The Times of India, 3rd Mar 2017.

Palace stripped of lightning tape by thieves

(United Kingdom)

BBC News, 2nd Mar 2017.

Peter Guber Sues His Insurance Broker Over Stolen Bronze Head

(United States of America)

Gene Maddaus, Variety, 2nd Mar 2017.

Rare crocodile shark found for the first time on UK beach could have been victim of exotic wildlife traders

(United Kingdom)

Mark Molloy, The Telegraph, 2nd Mar 2017.

An Online Exhibition Asks: What Makes "The Goldfinch" So Special?

(Netherlands)

Allison Meier, Hyperallergic, 1st Mar 2017.

Denuncian saqueo de piezas arqueológicas

(Mexico)

Looting of archaeological pieces condemned

Diario de Yucatán, 1st Mar 2017.

Feds: Philly man stole signed Muhammad Ali painting from Kentucky museum

(United States of America)

Tommy Rowan, Philly.com, 1st Mar 2017.

5 Art Market Misdeeds With Impressive Provenance

(General)

Bill Glass, Artlyst, 28th Feb 2017.

Detienen a un vecino de Calonge que robó el cáliz de la iglesia de Sant Martí

(Spain)

Resident of Calonge arrested for stealing a chalice from the church of San Martí

EFE, La Vanguardia, 28th Feb 2017.

Stolen painting finds way home

(United Kingdom)

Tanya Yilmaz, This is Wiltshire, 27th Feb 2017.

Archaeology smuggler caught with 500 stolen artifacts at Big Bend

(United States of America; Mexico)

Claire Ricke, KXAN, 27th Feb 2017.

Panchaloha idol stolen from temple near Ariyalur

(India)

TNN, The Times of India, 27th Feb 2017.

The $20 Million Heist at the Biggest Party in the World

(Brazil)

Allison McNearney, The Daily Beast, 26th Feb 2017.

Ghost ships: why are World War II naval wrecks vanishing in Indonesia?

(Indonesia)

Natali Pearson, The Conversation, 26th Feb 2017.

Jasper Johns Stolen Drawings Case Fred Dorfman Gallery Sued

(Canada; United States of America)

Artlyst, 26th Feb 2017.

Stolen Civil War guns aren't the only historic guns Pennsylvania city is missing

(United States of America)

Fox, 26th Feb 2017.

Dunfermline man jailed for art theft

(United Kingdom)

Dunfermline Press, 24th Feb 2017.

Thieves swoop on seascapes

(South Africa)

Barbara Hollands, Dispatch Live, 24th Feb 2017.

Smart solution to stop theft of Hartshill Castle stones

(United Kingdom)

Nuneaton News, 24th Feb 2017.

Stolen Gate Returned to Germany's Dachau Concentration Camp

(Germany; Norway)

Ken Schwartz, Voice of America, 24th Feb 2017.

Asbury Park police find stolen Bruce Springsteen art

(United States of America)

Alex Napoliello, NJ.com, 23rd Feb 2017.

Popular Billericay park statue is stolen

(United Kingdom)

Mark Richardson, The Enquirer, 23rd Feb 2017.

Iraq hopes to reclaim heritage lost to Islamic State group

(Iraq)

Associated Press, The Daily Mail, 23rd Feb 2017.

Inside private art collections with Scan the World

(General)

Beau Jackson, 3D Printing Industry, 23rd Feb 2017.

Five held with stolen panchaloha idol

(India)

TNN, Bosco Dominique, 23rd Feb 2017.

Priceless 18th century icon seized in car trunk in Turkey's Adana

(Turkey; Syria)

Fatih Karacali, Hurriyet Daily News, 22nd Feb 2017.

Records Point to Dealer's Role in Artifact Theft

(Cambodia; Thailand)

Ben Paviour, The Cambodia Daily, 22nd Feb 2017.

Police clueless about stolen Dattatreaya Statuette

(Nepal)

eKantipur, 22nd Feb 2017.

An Artful Robbery

(General)

Yvonne Dewerne, Harpers Bazaar, 21st Feb 2017.

Suspect arrested in theft of LeBron James painting

(United States of America)

Maria Arcega-Dunn, Fox, 20th Feb 2017.

Los controles que siguen faltando

(Argentina)

Controls are still missing

El Ancastí, 20th Feb 2017.

Policeman sacked for keeping gold coin proceeds

(United Kingdom)

BBC News, 20th Feb 2017.

Two valuable Lenkiewicz paintings have been stolen from a Plymouth home

(United Kingdom)

C Turner, The Herald, 20th Feb 2017.

Looted Iraqi Art, Since Recovered, Will Be Shown at the Venice Biennale

(Iraq; Italy)

Christopher D. Shea, The New York Times, 20th Feb 2017.

"Spiderman" art thief gets eight years for €100 million heist of works including Matisse and Picasso

(France)

Henry Samuel, The Telegraph, 20th Feb 2017.

Family catches antiquity thief in the act

(Israel)

Arutz Sheva, 20th Feb 2017.

Palestinian nabbed at crossing with sack of ancient coins

(Israel; Palestine; Jordan)

Ilan Ben Zion, The Times of Israel, 20th Feb 2017.

Ancient artefacts leave Iraq for the 57th Venice Biennale

(Iraq; Italy)

Colin Randall, The National, 20th Feb 2017.

Israeli authorities foil ancient Roman coin smuggling attempt

(Israel; Palestine; Jordan)

Ido Ben Porat, Arutz Sheva, 20th Feb 2017.

With an eye to national identity, Beijing vows to stem loss of cultural treasures

(China)

Jun Mai, South China Morning Post, 20th Feb 2017.

Sabah to probe whether UMS salvage work broke law

(Malaysia; Japan)

Avila Geraldine, The Straits Times, 20th Feb 2017.

Has the Art Market Become an Unwitting Partner in Crime?

(General)

Graham Bowley, The New York Times, 19th Feb 2017.

Ludhiana: Crowns, jewels stolen from Kali temple

(India)

Express News Service, The Indian Express, 18th Feb 2017.

Art enthusiast devastated after Bradford on Avon gallery raided and £10,000 of paintings stolen

(United Kingdom)

Robin Murray, Wiltshire Times, 18th Feb 2017.

The Islamic State's 'business model' is failing, study says

(Syria; Iraq)

Rick Noack, The Washington Post, 17th Feb 2017.

A year later, questions still unanswered in Civil War museum gun theft

(United States of America)

Chris Davis, ABC United States, 17th Feb 2017.

Markus Lüpertz Ditches His Düsseldorf Studio

(Germany)

Alyssa Buffenstein, ArtNet News, 16th Feb 2017.

Case of Japan painting theft to be concluded by early March

(Japan; Thailand)

The Nation, 16th Feb 2017.

Artist Recreates 13 Stolen Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum Masterpieces in New Show

(United States of America)

Sarah Cascone, ArtNet News, 16th Feb 2017.

Stolen Guercino found in Casablanca

(Morocco; Italy)

ANSA, 16th Feb 2017.

Police appeal for information on stolen Mary Potter painting

(United Kingdom)

Laura Chesters, Antiques Trade Gazette, 16th Feb 2017.

4 held with ancient Buddha idol

(Nepal)

The Kathmandu Post, 16th Feb 2017.

Police recover $25,000 sculpture from "art thieves gang"

(Australia)

Shaya Laughlin, The Daily Telegraph, 16th Feb 2017.

Bihar govt to prepare list of idols, artefacts in temples

(India)

TNN, The Times of India, 16th Feb 2017.

The Ancient Syrian City ISIS Is Destroying, Preserved Online

(Syria)

Jason Farago, The New York Times, 15th Feb 2017.

Artist Jon Campbell sues retail giant Target, alleging it copied his work

(Australia; United States of America)

Karen MIchael, Domain, 15th Feb 2017.

181 artifacts from looted site found, BLM asks for help

(United States of America)

Julie Applegate, St George News, 15th Feb 2017.

Lincoln sculpture stolen from museum found in a church

(United States of America)

The Associated Press, Star Tribune, 14th Feb 2017.

Stolen artifacts from Turkey found in Germany

(Turkey; Germany)

Ömer Erbil, Hurriyet Daily News, 14th Feb 2017.

Thieves who stole Satyarthi's Nobel don't remember if they took certificate

(India)

Press Trust of India, Deccan Chronicle, 14th Feb 2017.

Bosnian Stolen Artworks Database to Combat Art

(Bosnia)

Igor Spaic, Balkan Insight, 14th Feb 2017.

A lawsuit involving American Indian artifacts, alleged excessive force and a Utahn's suicide has hit another wall

(United States of America)

Brian Maffly, The Salt Lake Tribune, 13th Feb 2017.

After 14 months, stolen Lincoln's hand returned to museum

(United States of America)

Allison Shapiro, Daily Journal, 13th Feb 2017.

Reports of illegal metal detecting near the historic Weeting Castle

(United Kingdom)

Rebecca Murphy, Watton & Swaffham Times, 13th Feb 2017.

13 years on, no sign of 'ancient' paintings missing from Qila Mubarak

(India)

Manish Sirhindi, The Times of India, 13th Feb 2017.

Jóvenes expoliadores saquean yacimientos de la Comunitat Valenciana y lo difunden por internet

(Spain)

Young looters sack sites in the Comunitat Valenciana and sell them on the internet

J. A. Marrahí, Las Provincias, 13th Feb 2017.

Mission impossible: trying to flog a stolen 500-year-old Dante manuscript

(United Kingdom)

Chitra Ramaswamy, The Guardian, 13th Feb 2017.

Italy Recovers 14 More Paintings, Including a Salvador Dalí, From Collection of Mafia Boss

(Italy)

Alyssa Buffenstein, ArtNet News, 13th Feb 2017.

Albania stops smugglers of 230 ancient Apollonia artifacts

(Albania)

Associated Press, The Pueblo Chieftan, 12th Feb 2017.

DRI vs Nanda case: DRI recovered antique Mughal sculpture during searc

(India)

Virendrasingh Ghunawat, India Today, 12th Feb 2017.

Thieves steal £2m of rare books by abseiling into warehouse

(United Kingdom)

George Sandeman, The Guardian, 12th Feb 2017.

More antique wooden sculptures, carvings recovered from Nanda

(India)

Press Trust of India, The Indian Express, 12th Feb 2017.

Vandals target display of multifaith artworks at Gloucester Cathedral

(United Kingdom)

Vanessa Thorpe, The Guardian, 12th Feb 2017.

Kailash Satyarthi's stolen Nobel replica recovered, 3 arrested

(India)

TNN, The Times of India, 12th Feb 2017.

Pensioner jailed for spate of art thefts

(United Kingdom)

Fiona Hamilton, The Times, 11th Feb 2017.

Attempted art heist on Super Bowl foiled by BU students

(United States of America)

Nicole Fleming, The Boston Globe, 11th Feb 2017.

Man stole bronze figurine worth £400 but was "so drunk" he left it on bus

(United Kingdom)

Kate Wilson, Daily Echo, 11th Feb 2017.

Wall mural stolen from Kensington Gardens school, SA

(Australia)

Mirage News, 10th Feb 2017.

Hombre que robó obra de arte fue detenido tras jactarse de delito para hablar con mujer

(Chile)

Man who stole piece of art was arrested after boasting of crime to woman

P. Silva, La Tercera, 10th Feb 2017.

Medieval, modern looters destroy most mummies in Russia's Yamal — scientist

(Russia)

TASS, 10th Feb 2017.

DRI to approach USA for details on antique smuggler's imports

(India; United States of America)

Pratik Salunke, Hindustan Times, 10th Feb 2017.

World War II Shipwrecks Are Vanishing at a Disturbing Rate

(Malaysia; Netherlands; Japan)

George Dvorsky, Gizmodo, 10th Feb 2017.

Indonesia and Australia battle to save WWII shipwreck HMAS Perth from salvagers

(Australia; Indonesia)

Jewel Topsfield, Western Advocate, 10th Feb 2017.

Images reveal three more Japanese WWII shipwrecks torn apart for scrap

(Malaysia; Japan)

Oliver Holmes, The Guardian, 9th Feb 2017.

Urartu-era antiquities found in a truck in Hungary

(Hungary; Turkey; Armenia; Lithuania)

PanArmenian, 9th Feb 2017.

Manhattan District Attorney Returns Ancient Sarcophagus to Greek Consulate

(Greece; United States of America)

Philip Chrysopoulos, Greek Reporter, 9th Feb 2017.

New Dead Sea Scrolls cave filled with ancient artefacts discovered for first time in 60 years

(Israel)

Bethan McKernan, The Independent, 9th Feb 2017.

Santa Fe couple convicted in artifact-smuggling case

(United States of America; Pakistan)

Uriel J. Garcia, Santa Fe New Mexican, 9th Feb 2017.

5 detained in Turkey for attempting to sell painting claimed to be Picasso's work

(Turkey)

Daily Sabah, 9th Feb 2017.

Indian cops arrest US businessman over idol smuggling

(India)

AFP, The Daily Mail, 8th Feb 2017.

Kailash Satyarthi's Nobel citation, medal replica stolen

(India)

The Tribune, 7th Feb 2017.

Nobel Prize stolen from social activist Kailash Satyarthi's house

(India)

Sohini Mitter, Mashable, 7th Feb 2017.

Police seize 1 billion liras worth of Hellenistic jewelry in western Turkey

(Turkey)

Daily Sabah, 7th Feb 2017.

Antiquities robber caught red-handed in a Byzantine site

(Israel; Palestine)

Elisha Ben Kimon, Ynet News, 7th Feb 2017.

Show of shipwrecked treasures raises scientists' ire

(United States of America; Indonesia)

Traci Watson, Nature, 7th Feb 2017.

Recuperan un misal y un sacro antiguos robados en Pinos del Valle

(Spain)

Missal and ancient sacrum stolen in Pinos del Valle recovered

Granada Hoy, 7th Feb 2017.

Debate over statue highlights complexities of ownership

(South Korea; Japan)

Korea JoongAng Daily, 6th Feb 2017.

The Art Lost Register Resolved Eight Stolen Artworks Cases in January

(General)

Perwana Nazif, ArtNet News, 6th Feb 2017.

Over 28 antiquities retrieved from abroad till date: Govt

(India)

Press Trust of India, The Indian Express, 6th Feb 2017.

Cathedral-goers get up-close look at snatched medieval crucifix

(United Kingdom)

Alex Williams, Premier, 6th Feb 2017.

Newbury Street gallery robbed, and suspected thief caught within moments

(United States of America)

John R. Ellement, The Boston Globe, 6th Feb 2017.

FBI Recovers Rare, Local History Stolen From Girard College

(United States of America)

David Spunt, CBS Philly, 6th Feb 2017.

Roban reliquia de Mártires Mercedarios

(Guatemala)

Relic of the Mercedarios Martys stolen

Miguel Lopez, Prensa Libre, 6th Feb 2017.

दिनदहाड़े राधाकृष्ण मंदिर से अष्टधातु की मूर्तियां चोरी

(India)

Radhakrishna Temple Ashtadhatu Statues Stolen In Broad Daylight

Amar Ujala, 6th Feb 2017.

From Rabindranath Tagore to Kailash Satyarthi, when burglars aimed for the Nobel

(General)

The Economic Times, 5th Feb 2017.

Najaf Police confiscates 35 artifacts hidden inside vehicle

(Iraq)

Loaa Adel, Iraqi News, 5th Feb 2017.

गोरखपुर में पांच करोड़ की मूर्ति बरामद तस्कर गिरफ्तार

(India; Nepal)

Smuggler arrested with lord buddha stolen in Gorakhpur

Patrika, 5th Feb 2017.

Breaking: Governor signs resolution asking to rescind Bears Ears monument designation

(United States of America)

Gephardt Daily, 3rd Feb 2017.

ठाकुरबाड़ी से अष्ट धातु की माँ सीता की मूर्ति चोरी

(India)

Ashta metal sculpture of Mother Sita stolen from Thakurbari

Live Hindustan, 3rd Feb 2017.

For Paris 'Spiderman,' Stealing 5 Museum Masterpieces Was No Sweat

(France)

Benoît Morenne, The New York Times, 3rd Feb 2017.

Prosecution seeks jail time and heavy fines for Paris museum thieves

(France)

Vincent Noce, The Art Newspaper, 3rd Feb 2017.

Date set for Chinese villagers' Dutch court battle over ownership of 1,000-year-old 'stolen' gilded statute

(Netherlands; China)

Kinling Lo, South China Morning Post, 3rd Feb 2017.

'Playful pup' sculpture returns to Mercer Island park

(United States of America)

Katie Metzger, Mercer Island Reporter, 3rd Feb 2017.

Asociación denuncia saqueo y destrucción de restos arqueológicos en Salamanca

(Spain)

Association denounces looting and destruction of archaeological remains in Salamanca

La Vanguardia, 3rd Feb 2017.

Maui temple bell stolen

(United States of America)

Gary Kubota, Star Advertiser, 2nd Feb 2017.

Roof nicked, gallery floods

(South Africa)

Ufrieda Ho, Times Live, 2nd Feb 2017.

Jury indicts man accused of stealing memorabilia from Canfield museum

(United States of America)

Sarah Mercer, WKBN, 2nd Feb 2017.

Police seize 801 artifacts, preventing illegal sale in Sharqiya

(Egypt)

Egypt Independent, 2nd Feb 2017.

New Zealand's surprising history of art crime: 'I continue to be flabbergasted'

(New Zealand)

Elanore Ainge Roy, The Guardian, 2nd Feb 2017.

Three charged in theft by swindle art scheme

(United States of America)

Jason Sorensen, The Journal, 2nd Feb 2017.

Missing Paintings Stolen by Mobsters to Return to Van Gogh Museum

(Netherlands; Italy)

Eileen Kinsella, ArtNet News, 2nd Feb 2017.

Egypt retrieves 2 artifacts from London

(Egypt)

Egypt Independent, 1st Feb 2017.

How Paris' 100-million-euro art heist happened

(France)

Stefan Dege, DW, 1st Feb 2017.

Thieves will battle to resell unique artworks heisted from Joburg gallery

(South Africa)

Jan Bornman, Times Live, 1st Feb 2017.

Court approves stay of execution on return order for stolen Buddhist statue

(South Korea; Japan)

Yonhap News Agency, 1st Feb 2017.

Belgians face decade in prison for Auschwitz theft

(Poland; Belgium)

AFP, The Times of Israel, 31st Jan 2017.

'Art thief' hearing to finish quickly

(Japan; Thailand)

Phusadee Arumas, Bangkok Post, 31st Jan 2017.

Six Treasure Hunters Inside an Ancient Canal in Eppawala Arrested

(Sri Lanka)

Hiru News, 31st Jan 2017.

Así protege la Armada de los piratas los tesoros submarinos

(Spain)

Here's how the Armada is protected from pirates of underwater treasures

Gonzalo Araluce, El Español, 31st Jan 2017.

Art thieves suspected of Francis Bacon heist arrested in Madrid

(Spain)

The Local, 31st Jan 2017.

Defendant Claims He Threw Out Modern and Impressionist Masterpieces After 'Spider-Man' Heist

(France)

Sarah Cascone, ArtNet News, 31st Jan 2017.

Antiques dealer jailed for stealing painting from Chester Cathedral

(United Kingdom)

Nazia Parveen, The Guardian, 31st Jan 2017.

Official apologizes for painting theft, resigns

(Japan; Thailand)

Teeranai Charuvastra, Khaoso, 31st Jan 2017.

Sarasota art theft suspects caught

(United States of America)

10 News, 30th Jan 2017.

Art snatcher suspended

(Japan; Thailand)

Bangkok Post, 30th Jan 2017.

'Spider-Man' burglar on trial over €100m Paris art theft

(France)

AFP, The Guardian, 30th Jan 2017.

Stacks of Stolen Historic Artifacts Seized in Acre

(Israel)

David Israel, The Jewish Press, 30th Jan 2017.

Two charged in theft from sunken World War I warship

(United Kingdom)

Ed Adamczyk, UPI, 30th Jan 2017.

Belarus plans to return Shishkin's painting to Russia

(Belarus; Russia)

Belarus News, 30th Jan 2017.

Panchaloha idol stolen from temple in Tamil Nadu

(India)

Devanathan Veerappani, The Times of India, 30th Jan 2017.

Find them! $70,000 Torah stolen from Jersey Shore Jewish school

(United States of America)

Dan Alexander, New Jersey 101.5, 30th Jan 2017.

Encuentran dos momias prehispánicas abandonadas en un paraje del Cuzco

(Peru)

EFE, El Comercio, 30th Jan 2017.

Burglary in Chhota Udepur palace, antiques stolen

(India)

TNN, The Times of India, 30th Jan 2017.

The Worst Art Thefts of the Past Century

(General)

Candida Moss, The Daily Beast, 29th Jan 2017.

Egypt retrieves 4,000-year-old figurine from London

(Egypt)

Egypt Independent, 29th Jan 2017.

Campaigners call for sacking of official in Japan painting theft scandal

(Japan; Thailand)

The Nation, 28th Jan 2017.

HMAS Perth at mercy of scavengers 75 years after being sunk

(Australia)

Jewel Topsfield, WA Today, 28th Jan 2017.

Seven silver parasols stolen from Jain temple

(India)

Nikhil Bhardwaj, The Tribune, 27th Jan 2017.

Bronze idol worth lakhs stolen from temple

(India)

Press Trust of India, News Today, 27th Jan 2017.

150 वर्ष पुरानी अष्टधातु मूर्ति चोरी का खुलासा

(India)

Theft of 150 year old ashtadhatu idol revealed in Varanasi

Khaskhabar, 27th Jan 2017.

Celebrity hotspot Belsize Village 'besieged by burglars'

(United Kingdom)

Daniel O'Mahony, Evening Standard, 27th Jan 2017.

Thailand seeks freedom of official jailed in Japan for theft

(Japan; Thailand)

Teeranai Charuvastra, Khaoso, 27th Jan 2017.

बस्तर: पहाड़ी से चोरी हुई हजार साल पुरानी गणेश प्रतिमा

(India)

Bastar: ancient Ganesh idol stolen from Dholkal

Khabar Non Stop, 27th Jan 2017.

Roban cuatro imágenes de santos de la ermita de San Antonio de Frailes

(Spain)

Four sculptures of saints stolen from the hermitage of San Antonio in Frailes

Belén Ramírez, Alcalá la Real, 27th Jan 2017.

Peru: Stolen paintings recovered in U.S. return to Cusco

(Peru; United States of America)

Andina, 27th Jan 2017.

Light exhibition goes dark as artwork stolen from botanic gardens

(New Zealand)

Radio New Zealand, 27th Jan 2017.

"Królowa Korony Polskiej" wróci do kraju?

(Poland)

"Queen of the Polish Crown" will return to the country?

Łukasz Gazur, Dziennik Polski, 27th Jan 2017.

Israeli paintings stolen in Brazil

(Brazil; Israel)

Arutz Sheva, 26th Jan 2017.

Oú sont les toiles de l'homme-araignée ?

(France)

Where are the Spider Man paintings?

Brendan Kemmet, Le Parisien, 26th Jan 2017.

Ancient Assyrian artefacts discovered in raid on Islamic State safe house in Mosul

(Iraq)

ABC Australia, 26th Jan 2017.

Devuelven parte de las joyas robadas en Parla

(Ecuador)

Some of the jewels stolen in Parla returned

Vivir en Parla, 26th Jan 2017.

'Almost pathological preoccupation' with Wild West artifacts may land ex-Harrisburg mayor in prison

(United States of America)

The Washington Post, TribLive, 26th Jan 2017.

Recovery of three stolen Riopelle paintings just tip of iceberg

(Canada)

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

Watch Brazen Thief Steal $600 Painting From Logan Art Gallery

(United States of America)

Mina Bloom, DNA Info, 26th Jan 2017.

South Korea Can Keep Buddha Statue Stolen From Japan, Court Says

(South Korea; Japan)

Choe Sang-Hun, The New York Times, 26th Jan 2017.

Más de 800 objetos culturales sacados ilegalmente del Perú serán repatriados en 2017

(Peru)

More than 800 illegally looted cultural objects from Peru will be repatriated in 2017

David Hidalgo, Ojo Público, 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.

Roban campana de iglesia en Villa de la Paz

(Mexico)

Rosa María Morales, Pulso SLP, 25th Jan 2017.

Norfolk policeman who sold gold coins he found could face suspended sentence

(United Kingdom)

Eastern Daily Press, 25th Jan 2017.

To catch a thief

(United States of America)

Bennett Hall, Corvallis Gazette-Time, 25th Jan 2017.

Thai Official Arrested in Japan With 3 Paintings From Hotel

(Japan; Thailand)

Associated Press, Salon, 25th Jan 2017.

Immigration Customs Enforcement's Other Job: Recovering and Repatriating Cultural Property

(United States of America)

Jackson Lewis, The National Law Review, 25th Jan 2017.

बिहार में मंदिर से 11 कीमती मूर्तियों की चोरी

(India)

11 Precious Statues Stolen from Temple in Bihar

Samay Live, 25th Jan 2017.

Belarusian experts to authenticate Shishkin's painting discovered near Minsk

(Belarus)

Belarus News, 25th Jan 2017.

Temples, a new target for thieves

(India)

Santosh Sonawane, The Times of India, 25th Jan 2017.

Warning of vandalism to mammoth graveyards in Arctic from unscrupulous bone hunters

(Russia)

Olga Gertcyk, The Siberian Times, 25th Jan 2017.

Looted Syrian antiquities for sale in Denmark: police

(Denmark; Syria)

The Local, 24th Jan 2017.

Lamps stolen from Cairo's El-Refai Mosque recovered

(Egypt)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 24th Jan 2017.

How should museums respond to art smuggling scandals?

(General)

Victoria Reed, Apollo, 24th Jan 2017.

The Fraudster and the Little Bird

(India)

Bikram Grewal, Ahmendabad Mirror, 23rd Jan 2017.

Former FBI agent details long search for 'Devil's Diary'

(United States of America)

Debra Rubin, New Jersey Jewish News, 23rd Jan 2017.

Art worth €50k must be handed over, court rules

(Ireland)

Andrew Phelan, The Herald, 23rd Jan 2017.

Pakistan's Moenjodaro is crumbling away

(Pakistan)

Faras Ghani, Al Jazeera, 23rd Jan 2017.

Smugglers captured trying to sell ancient artifacts

(Turkey)

Ihlas News Agency, Daily Sabah, 23rd Jan 2017.

A no-strike list may shield Yemen's ancient treasures from war

(Yemen)

Aisling Irwin, New Scientist, 23rd Jan 2017.

Roban y profanan imágenes de la Virgen y el Niño en ermita de Córdoba

(Spain)

Blanca Ruiz, ACI Prensa, 23rd Jan 2017.

Cyprus Police seize 1.383 artworks and antiquities during operation "Pandora"

(Cyprus)

Famagusta Gazette, 23rd Jan 2017.

Greek Antiquities Among 3,500 Illegally Obtained Objects Confiscated

(Greece)

Philip Chrysopoulos, Greek Reporter, 23rd Jan 2017.

Documentary on the looting of 2000 year-old Dacian bracelets premiers at the Bucharest's National History Museum

(Romania)

Romania Insider, 23rd Jan 2017.

Art returned after burglary admitted

(New Zealand)

Daniel Birchfield, Otago Daily Times, 23rd Jan 2017.

Europol: Nearly 250 arrests in Operation Bosphorus against smuggling of Turkish pistols via Bulgaria

(Bulgaria; Turkey)

The Sofia Globe, 23rd Jan 2017.

Spanish Police Announce Arrests in Cultural Artifacts Ring

(Spain)

Associated Press, The New York Times, 22nd Jan 2017.

Pennsylvania mayor due in court over hoard of wild west memorabilia

(United States of America)

Associated Press, The Guardian, 22nd Jan 2017.

Una macrooperación de la Europol permite recuperar más de 3.500 obras de arte

(Spain)

A Europol macrooperation results in the recovery of more than 3,500 art objects

La Vanguardia, 22nd Jan 2017.

Un ladrón llama al 112 tras caerse del tejado de la iglesia de San Pablo

(Spain)

A thief calls 112 after falling off the roof of the Church of San Pablo

El Periódico, 22nd Jan 2017.

हनुमान मंदिर से चांदी के आभूषण चोरी, पुलिस ने प्रारंभ की जांच

(India)

Silver ornaments stolen from Hanuman Temple, police start investigation

Khaskhabar, 22nd Jan 2017.

The strange case of the ancient Assyrian curse and the Commissioner of the Metropolitan Police

(Syria; United Kingdom; Switzerland; Lebanon)

Patrick Sawer, The Telegraph, 21st Jan 2017.

Hindu Aikyavedi to protest theft of idol in Vaniyambalam temple

(India)

Express News Service, The New Indian Express, 21st Jan 2017.

Movie director arrested over archaeological paintings theft

(Egypt)

Al-Masry Al-Youm, Egypt Independent, 20th Jan 2017.

How Egypt is trying to stop looting at ancient mosques

(Egypt)

Khalid Hassan, Al Monitor, 20th Jan 2017.

Caught red-handed: 11 grave robbers arrested at northern ruins

(Israel)

Arutz Sheva, 19th Jan 2017.

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

(Canada)

Global News, 19th Jan 2017.

Italy to return stolen Van Goghs to Dutch museum soon

(Netherlands; Italy)

AFP, 19th Jan 2017.

Thieves steal lead from church roof

(United Kingdom)

BBC News, 19th Jan 2017.

My Niece Has My $1M Kandinsky Painting in Her FIT Dorm Room, Aunt Fears

(United States of America)

James Fanelli, DNA Info, 19th Jan 2017.

Tourist Returns Stolen Cobblestone to Rome With Apology Note

(Italy)

Lilit Marcus, Condé Nast Traveler, 19th Jan 2017.

Hotel art thief takes plea deal after drunken swipe

(United States of America)

Rebecca Rosenberg, New York Post, 19th Jan 2017.

Cuban collector's heirs settle over Wifredo Lam painting that resurfaced in Miami

(Cuba; United States of America)

David D'arcy, The Art Newspaper, 19th Jan 2017.

मंदिर से करोड़ों की मूर्ति चुरा ले गए चोर, नहीं ले जा पाए 'कृष्ण' की ये निशानी

(India)

Lord Krishna Statue Stolen from Temple in Varanasi

Dainik Bhaskar, 19th Jan 2017.

Aparece el 60%de las joyas robadas hace tres días a una hermandad de Parla

(Ecuador)

60%of stolen jewels reappear after three says at the hermitage of Parla

Tele Madrid, 19th Jan 2017.

Varias Iglesias instalan sistemas de seguridad por los robos

(Argentina)

Churches install security systems because of robberies

Nueva Ciudad, 19th Jan 2017.

वाराणसी में 150 साल पुरानी भगवान कृष्ण की मूर्ति चोरी

(India)

Varanasi: 150-year-old Lord Krishna Idol Stolen

Amar Ujala, 19th Jan 2017.

Silver ornaments worth Rs. 5 lakh stolen from temple

(India)

The Hindu, 19th Jan 2017.

Colonial looting of our culture calls for justice

(Rwanda; Germany; Belgium)

The New Times, 19th Jan 2017.

Warrant issued in medal theft case

(United Kingdom)

DnG24, 18th Jan 2017.

2 Arrested for Stealing Silver Throne, Temple Donations

(India)

Gargi Verma, Mumbai Mirror, 18th Jan 2017.

2 arrested over Karave temple theft case

(India)

TNN, The Times of India, 18th Jan 2017.

Art Thief Drove Stolen Car to Seek Pardon From Wrong Attorney General, Police Say

(United States of America)

Alex Johnson, NBC, 18th Jan 2017.

Sarasota police searching for art thieves

(United States of America)

Fox, 17th Jan 2017.

Young church bell thieves fined, given suspended sentences

(Malta)

Matthew Agius, Malta Today, 17th Jan 2017.

Greek Archaeologist Prevents Illicit Sale of Antiquity in New York

(Greece; United States of America)

Philip Chrysopoulos, Greek Reporter, 17th Jan 2017.

The Big Couture Rip Off

(General)

The Fashion Law, 16th Jan 2017.

Alleged grave robber arrested near temple

(Cambodia)

Kong Meta, The Phnom Penh Post, 16th Jan 2017.

Hyderabad: Stolen antiques make their way back home

(India; Australia)

C. R. Gowri Shankar, Deccan Chronicle, 16th Jan 2017.

His shehnais gone, sons say music died long ago at Bismillah home

(India)

Maulshree Seth, The Indian Express, 16th Jan 2017.

Australia returns three antiquities to India

(Australia; India)

Press Trust of India, The Times of India, 16th Jan 2017.

Gallery owner accused of selling stolen art

(United States of America)

Kathianne Boniello, New York Post, 15th Jan 2017.

Royal golden ring stored in Egyptian Museum not stolen as claimed

(Egypt)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 15th Jan 2017.

मिंदर से लाख क मूत व दानपा चोरी

(India)

Asthadhatu idol and charity box stolen from temple

Patrika, 15th Jan 2017.

Raza's work wasn't stolen, he had taken it back

(India)

TNN, The Times of India, 13th Jan 2017.

Man who stole Dambuster hero's mission book also took hundreds of items from the National Archives to sell in the US

(United Kingdom)

Nicola Harley, The Telegraph, 13th Jan 2017.

Controversial student painting will come down from Capitol walls, lawmaker says

(United States of America)

Mike DeBonis, The Washington Post, 13th Jan 2017.

Chinese museum demands return of horse sculptures from Pennsylvania

(China; United States of America)

Li Yan, ECNS, 13th Jan 2017.

2 arrested for breaking into art gallery

(India)

TNN, The Times of India, 12th Jan 2017.

Official laments smuggling of invaluable Shia manuscripts

(Iran)

Mehr News Agency, 12th Jan 2017.

मंदिर से बेशकीमती तीन मूर्तियां चोरी

(India)

Three Sculptures Stolen from the Temple Treasures

Amar Ujala, 12th Jan 2017.

Withers attorney analyzes New York antiquities scandal

(United States of America)

Macaela J. Bennett, Greenwich Time, 12th Jan 2017.

SHC orders removal of Mohenjo Daro encroachers

(Pakistan)

Daily Times, 12th Jan 2017.

Stolen Panchaloha idols seized from trio on bike

(India)

TNN, The Times of India, 12th Jan 2017.

Paparazzi Dog statue stolen from Paddington, artists offering $10,000 worth of art for its return

(Australia)

Shaya Laughlin, The Daily Telegraph, 11th Jan 2017.

WWII US bomber highlights threat of treasure hunters to Czech heritage

(Czech Republic)

Chris Johnstone, Radio Praha, 11th Jan 2017.

A prisión por robar un cáliz y dinero de la lotería de una iglesia de Onda

(Spain)

Prison for theft of a chalice and lottery money from an Onda church

El Mundo, 11th Jan 2017.

'Indian art awaits high scrutiny in Oz'

(Australia; India)

U Tejonmayam, The Times of India, 11th Jan 2017.

Painting in Capitol depicting police as pigs becomes a political football, with California politicians among the players

(United States of America)

Sarah D. Wire, Los Angeles Times, 11th Jan 2017.

Police not 'a-moo-zed' after finding stolen Surrey Cow Parade sculpture

(United Kingdom)

Eagle Radio, 11th Jan 2017.

Hyderabad: Thieves looting antiques without any fear of law

(India)

C R Gowri Shanker, Deccan Chronicle, 11th Jan 2017.

Norwegian drug lord helped to solve the theft of King Harald's priceless antiques

(Norway)

Oskar Aanmoen, Royal Central, 11th Jan 2017.

Stolen art returned to cancer group

(United States of America)

John Loesing, The Acorn, 11th Jan 2017.

Raasch: The politics of art, or the art of politics? It's in the eye of the beholder

(United States of America)

Chuck Raasch, St. Louis Post-Dispach, 11th Jan 2017.

Detenidos por robar en una iglesia de Onda

(Spain)

Arrests for theft in an Onda church

Paula Varella, Cadena Ser, 11th Jan 2017.

Davis Charged With Stealing Large Contemporary Painting

(United States of America)

Chattanoogan, 11th Jan 2017.

Mongolia seeks to crush fossil black market

(Mongolia)

Ben Dooley, Phys.org, 10th Jan 2017.

11 Artists Sue Fashion Retailer Francesca's for Copyright Infringement

(United States of America)

Isaac Kaplan, Artsy, 10th Jan 2017.

Un saqueo y negocio sin medidas: paleontología

(Mexico)

Looting and business without moderation: palaeontology

Guillermo Robles Ramírez, Zocalo, 10th Jan 2017.

Thieves rip off historic images from Park City construction site

(United States of America)

Jay Hamburger, Park Record, 10th Jan 2017.

Two antique brass pots stolen from temple

(Myanmar)

The Star, 9th Jan 2017.

Police recover most of stolen idols but culprits still at alarge

(Nepal)

D B Buda, My Republica, 9th Jan 2017.

House member seeks police action against fellow lawmaker

(United States of America)

Heather Caygle, Politico, 9th Jan 2017.

Man denies stealing £20,000 painting from Belsize Park art gallery

(United Kingdom)

Iain Burns, Ham & High, 9th Jan 2017.

Emerald lingam stolen from TN temple for second time

(India)

J Shanmughasundaram, The Times of India, 9th Jan 2017.

Police looking for Jumla's stolen idols arrest other criminals

(Nepal)

D B Buda, My Republica, 7th Jan 2017.

Guerrilla art bench stolen from Hays Street Bridge

(United States of America)

Elda Silva, My San Antonio, 6th Jan 2017.

Notre Dame sued over alleged stolen art

(United States of America)

Margaret Fosmoe, South Bend Tribune, 5th Jan 2017.

Officials grateful for resolution of rare San Angelo art theft

(United States of America)

Rashda Khan, Standard-Times, 5th Jan 2017.

Morley artist devastated by theft of canvases

(Australia)

Toyah Shakespeare, Community News, 4th Jan 2017.

14 Chandannath idols recovered

(Nepal)

L.P. Devkota, The Kathmandu Post, 4th Jan 2017.

House basements used for illegal excavation discovered in Luxor

(Egypt)

Al-Masry Al-Youm, Egypt Independent, 4th Jan 2017.

Donald Trump Kisses the Feet of Convicted Art Thief 'Joey No Socks'

(United States of America)

Michael Daly, The Daily Beast, 4th Jan 2017.

Jay Evensen: A monument designation won't stop the looting

(United States of America)

Jay Evensen, Deseret News, 4th Jan 2017.

Meet the Indian art enthusiasts who are using Facebook to bring home stolen antiquities

(India)

AFP, The Economic Times, 3rd Jan 2017.

$3,000 painting stolen from apartment building lobby

(United States of America)

WOWT, 3rd Jan 2017.

Heritage Auctions Sues Rival Christie's for Widespread Theft, Copyright Infringement

(United States of America)

The Fashion Law, 3rd Jan 2017.

Bringing the gods home

(Nepal)

Saurav Karki, The Kathmandu Post, 3rd Jan 2017.

Nobel theft case: CID questions Bihar criminals

(India)

Dwaipayan Ghosh, The Times of India, 2nd Jan 2017.

Thieves get bright idea to steal six priceless Islamic lanterns from Cairo's Al Refai mosque

(Egypt)

Nevine El-Aref, Albawaba, 2nd Jan 2017.

Cash, silver stolen from Ludhiana temple

(India)

TNN, The Times of India, 31st Dec 2016.

Turning Iraq history to rubble, leaving mess to looters

(Iraq)

Lori Hinnant, The Detroit News, 31st Dec 2016.

राधा कृष्ण मंदिर हनुमान की मूर्ति चुरायी

(India)

Hanuman Idol Stolen

Live Hindustan, 31st Dec 2016.

PGR investiga robo de Niño Dios en iglesia de Tlaxcala

(Mexico)

PGR investigating the theft of the Baby Jesus from the church of Tlaxcala

Antonio Morán, Televisa, 31st Dec 2016.

Aurangzeb-era Quran stolen from Kashmir in 2003 may be with New Delhi museum, hints CBI

(India)

M. A. Parray, Kashmir Reader, 30th Dec 2016.

The 10 Biggest International Art Scandals of 2016

(General)

Sarah Cascone, ArtNet News, 30th Dec 2016.

Suit alleging Notre Dame has pilfered art collection is transferred to Indiana

(United States of America)

Torsten Ove, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, 30th Dec 2016.

Thieves steal £20,000 painting in smash and grab raid at Belsize art gallery

(United Kingdom)

Emily Banks, Ham & High, 29th Dec 2016.

Man charged in replica, artifact thefts from Fort Dobbs

(United States of America)

Record & Landmark, 29th Dec 2016.

Old Bedford Village gains national attention after historic rifles were stolen

(United States of America)

Katie O'Toole, WJAC, 29th Dec 2016.

Provo City School District's most expensive piece of art is missing

(United States of America)

Braley Dodson, Daily Herald, 29th Dec 2016.

New 'Red List' for West Africa helps to protect art, cultural antiquities

(General)

Africa Times, 29th Dec 2016.

Roban imagen de Niño Jesús en Iglesia de la zona uno

(Guatemala)

Sculpture of the Baby Jesus stolen from church in zone one

Grecia Ortíz, La Hora, 28th Dec 2016.

Roban dos campanas de bronce de 500 kilos en una iglesia de Porto do Son, A Coruña

(Spain)

Two 500 kilo bronze bells stolen from the church of Porto do Son

Antena 3, 28th Dec 2016.

Three suspects in theft of Levitan paintings from museum arrested

(Russia)

RAPSI, 28th Dec 2016.

Another artist is claiming that a big fashion brand has ripped off her designs

(United Kingdom)

Miranda Larbi, Metro, 28th Dec 2016.

Cyprus petition launched for return on Elgin Marbles to Greece

(Greece; Cyprus; United Kingdom)

Annette Chrysostomou, Cyprus Mail, 28th Dec 2016.

Statue Widely Ridiculed After Restoration Returned to Artist

(United States of America)

Sarah Cascone, ArtNet News, 28th Dec 2016.

Police find new lead on stolen idols from Jumla

(Nepal)

Kamal Pariyar, My Republica, 27th Dec 2016.

Subhash Kapoor remanded in Pazhavoor idol theft case

(India)

Pon Vasanth Arunchalam, The Hindu, 27th Dec 2016.

Indore: Theft at a temple at Subhash Chowk

(India)

TNN, The Times of India, 26th Dec 2016.

Ancient idols of gods under serious threat in Nepal

(Nepal)

Deepak Kharel, My Republica, 26th Dec 2016.

Egypt retrieves 340 smuggled artifacts from Jordan

(Egypt; Jordan)

Egypt Independent, 26th Dec 2016.

Thieves steal hood from historic Shackleton exhibition

(United Kingdom)

Peter Johnstone, The Packet, 24th Dec 2016.

Web of smugglers linked to New York art gallery

(United States of America; India)

T.K. Rohit, The Hindu, 24th Dec 2016.

Angkorian Artifact Dealer Arrested in New York

(United States of America; Cambodia)

Ben Paviour, The Cambodia Daily, 23rd Dec 2016.

Antique dealer left 'devastated' after $20,000 art theft

(New Zealand)

Radio New Zealand, 23rd Dec 2016.

Iraq seizes manuscript worth millions stolen in Kuwait

(Iraq; Kuwait)

Gulf News, Kuwait News Agency, 23rd Dec 2016.

Lane Bryant Issues Public Apology After Using Shantell Martin's Designs Without Authorization

(United Kingdom)

Brian Boucher, ArtNet News, 22nd Dec 2016.

Five arrested after war medals were 'stolen' from home in Blandford

(United Kingdom)

Alex Winter, Bournemouth Echo, 22nd Dec 2016.

Illicit antiquities trade being fought

(Bolivia; Argentina)

Manuela Pulido, Latin American Post, 22nd Dec 2016.

Police look for couple after $22,000 pitcher stolen

(United States of America)

Caroline Balchunas, ABC United States, 22nd Dec 2016.

Art dealer Nancy Wiener who sold stolen Buddha to NGA arrested

(United States of America; India; Cambodia; Australia)

Michaela Boland, The Australian, 22nd Dec 2016.

Appeal for Ceri Richards painting stolen from north London gallery

(United Kingdom)

Laura Chesters, Antiques Trade Gazette, 22nd Dec 2016.

Customs officials can't tell antiquities from crafts they seize

(Nigeria)

Daily Trust, 21st Dec 2016.

The medal detective

(United Kingdom)

Vibeke Venema, BBC News, 21st Dec 2016.

New York Art Dealer Charged With Trafficking Illegal Antiquities

(United States of America; India; Cambodia; Australia)

Lisa Bannon, The Wall Street Journal, 21st Dec 2016.

Prominent Antiquities Dealer Accused of Selling Stolen Artifacts

(United States of America; India; Australia; Cambodia)

Tom Mashberg, The New York Times, 21st Dec 2016.

Stolen masterpiece paintings returned to Italy from Ukraine

(Italy; Ukraine)

Associated Press, The Guardian, 21st Dec 2016.

This Wiyot Tool Dug Up 86 Years Ago by a Notorious Grave Robber is Being Sold in an Online Auction

(United States of America)

Ryan Burns, Lost Coast Outpost, 21st Dec 2016.

Case Against Robert Motherwell's Foundation Is Dismissed

(United States of America)

Graham Bowley, The New York Times, 20th Dec 2016.

Leeds Castle bolsters defences with 'crime-fighting liquid

(United Kingdom)

Adele Couchman, Kent News, 20th Dec 2016.

ICE On Trail of Stolen Relics

(United States of America)

Aaron Gilchrist, NBC, 20th Dec 2016.

Artist floored by the theft of victorious McGregor print

(Ireland)

Cian Murray, The Herald, 20th Dec 2016.

Stolen Conor McGregor painting may have been spotted on a bus, after a man 'showed it to the whole upper deck'

(Ireland)

Cian Murray, Irish Independent, 19th Dec 2016.

6 antique long rifles stolen from Bedford County museum

(United States of America)

Paul Peirce, TribLive, 19th Dec 2016.

Four suspected antiquities thieves nabbed near Mesolongi

(Greece)

eKathimerini, 19th Dec 2016.

Hong Kong lions Stephen and Stitt, Japanese looters and the legal battle to protect cultural property

(Hong Kong; Japan)

Steven Gallagher, South China Morning Post, 19th Dec 2016.

A Master Work, the Ghent Altarpiece, Reawakens Stroke by Stroke

(Netherlands)

Milan Schreuer, The New York Times, 19th Dec 2016.

Roban arte sacro en iglesia del Barrio de "Jesús" de Acajete

(Mexico)

Sacred art stole from church in the Jesús neighbourhood of Acejete

Carmen Flores, El Sol de Puebla, 19th Dec 2016.

El 'saqueo' de las momias guanches

(Spain)

The looting of the Guanche mummies

EFE, RTVC, 19th Dec 2016.

Jain idol found broken in Rajgir temple

(India)

TNN, The Times of India, 18th Dec 2016.

Suspected fraudster denies swindling elderly out of £650,000 worth of antiques

(United Kingdom)

Laura Chesters, Antiques Trade Gazette, 16th Dec 2016.

Verdict upheld for elderly French couple who hid Picasso works in garage

(France)

France 24, 16th Dec 2016.

Have You Seen These Stolen Hearst Family Heirlooms?

(United States of America)

Rob Bates, JCK, 16th Dec 2016.

Man linked to $500M art heist getting mental evaluation

(United States of America)

Dave Collins, Myrtle Beach Online, 16th Dec 2016.

Employé du muséum d'histoire naturelle d'Orléans, il revendait des pierres et fossiles sur eBay

(France)

Employee of the natural history museum of Orléans, he resold stones and fossils on eBay

Philippe Renaud, La République, 16th Dec 2016.

Hawaii's 'Cursed' Lava Rocks Are Driving National Park Staff Insane

(United States of America)

Sarah Emerson, Motherboard, 16th Dec 2016.

New Orleans art thefts: Works by Banksy, George Rodrigue have been among targets

(United States of America)

Doug MacCash, Nola, 15th Dec 2016.

Tenant accused of $1.4 million artwork theft from widow of painter Pat Trivigno

(United States of America)

Ken Daley, Nola, 15th Dec 2016.

'Close friend' accused of stealing $1.4 million worth of artist Pat Trivigno's paintings

(United States of America)

Della Hasselle, The New Orleans Advocate, 15th Dec 2016.

University of Evansville Painting Stolen

(United States of America)

Lindsay Holmes, Tristatehomepage.com, 14th Dec 2016.

Man arrested for stealing Ali Center painting reportedly said he thought it was a gift shop poster

(United States of America)

David Scott, WDRB, 14th Dec 2016.

Art by Robert Gentile, Stephen Bunyard Stolen at Phoenix Festival of the Arts

(United States of America)

Lynn Trimble, Phoenix New Times, 14th Dec 2016.

Three looters busted plundering ancient tomb in Galilee

(Israel)

Ilan Ben Zion, The Times of Israel, 14th Dec 2016.

Have Bremoaners stolen Bojo's Polish portrait? Painting of the Foreign Secretary goes missing from London club

(United Kingdom)

Sebastian Shakespeare, The Daily Mail, 14th Dec 2016.

Pip McGarry paintings worth £160k stolen from Marwell Zoo

(United Kingdom)

BBC News, 13th Dec 2016.

Pa. man allegedly stole Nazi memorabilia from Canfield veterans museum

(United States of America)

Jordan Grzelewski, Vindy.com, 13th Dec 2016.

Heritage Auction House Sues Christie's and Collectrium Over Data Theft

(United States of America)

Brian Boucher, ArtNet News, 13th Dec 2016.

Piece of Art Stolen from Mahopac Public Library Gallery

(United States of America)

David Propper, The Examiner News, 13th Dec 2016.

Guelph police looking for man who stole art from downtown cafe

(Canada)

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

सुपौल: मंदिर से अष्टधातु की बहुमूल्य मूर्तियां चुरा ले गए चोर

(India)

Theft in Ramjanki temple in Supaul, three valuable sculptures stolen

Live Hindustan, 13th Dec 2016.

Not allowed to pray, man steals Shivalinga

(India)

TNN, The Times of India, 13th Dec 2016.

Kohinoor wasn't gifted but looted by British, say authors

(India; United Kingdom)

IANS, The Economic Times, 11th Dec 2016.

Stolen shehnais not registered with cultural dept

(India)

TNN, The Times of India, 10th Dec 2016.

British war veteran appeals for stolen service medals to be returned

(New Zealand)

Catrin Owen, Stuff.co.nz, 9th Dec 2016.

Man Stole Art from Greenwich Facility: Feds

(United States of America)

Rich Scinto, Patch, 9th Dec 2016.

Queens Man Charged In Manhattan Federal Court With Sale Of Artwork Stolen From Prominent New York Collection

(United States of America)

Dept of Justice, United States Department of Justice, 9th Dec 2016.

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

(Canada)

Rosa Marchitelli, CBC, 9th Dec 2016.

Piden a ladrones que devuelvan cuadro religioso

(El Salvador)

Thieves asked to return religious painting

Fátima Membreño, La Prensa Grafica, 9th Dec 2016.

Painting heist an inside job: Cops

(India)

Dwaipayan Ghoshl, The Times of India, 9th Dec 2016.

Kader Attia accuses Universal Music of plagiarism over French rap video

(France)

Anny Shaw, The Art Newspaper, 8th Dec 2016.

50 paintings of Dhirendranath Brahma stolen

(India)

Priyanka Dasguptal, The Times of India, 8th Dec 2016.

The mystery of the stolen Klimt

(Italy)

Max Paradiso, BBC News, 8th Dec 2016.

'Blue Dog' art thief walks free after experts say drug overdose caused behavior

(United States of America)

Della Hasselle, The Advocate, 8th Dec 2016.

Ali Center theft suspect arrested; Ali artwork still missing

(United States of America)

Associated Press, The Daily Mail, 8th Dec 2016.

Statue had been sold as scrap metal

(Canada)

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

Theft of manuscript of Holy Quran

(India)

D. A. Rashid, Greater Kashmir, 7th Dec 2016.

Shashi Tharoor's Delhi home burgled, copper Gandhi glasses gifted by PM Modi stolen

(India)

Mahender Singh Manral, The Indian Express, 7th Dec 2016.

Artist's Giant Inflatable Igloo Stolen in Brooklyn, Artist Says

(United States of America)

Camille Bautista, DNA Info, 7th Dec 2016.

Virgin Mary stolen from Helensville church

(New Zealand)

Danielle Clent, Stuff.co.nz, 6th Dec 2016.

Abren un boquete en la puerta de la capilla de San Antón, en Cedeira, para robar el cepillo

(Spain)

Hole opened in the door of the chapel of San Anton in Cedeira to rob the chapel

Ana F. Cuba, La Voz de Galicia, 6th Dec 2016.

Kivi group leads search for stolen paintings

(Canada)

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

Ustad Bismillah Khan's shehnais stolen

(India)

Press Trust of India, The Indian Express, 5th Dec 2016.

CID Gets Vital Leads in Rabindranath Tagore Nobel Theft Case

(India)

News 18, 5th Dec 2016.

'Stolen' Dattatreya idol found in wardrobe inside the temple

(Nepal)

My Republica, 5th Dec 2016.

La Policía detiene a los presuntos autores del robo en la iglesia y la rectoral de Cea

(Spain)

Police arrested suspects in the robbery of the church and rectory of Cea

Faro de Vigo, 5th Dec 2016.

Stolen coffins found after police search

(United Kingdom)

Caroline Tilley, Gazette News, 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.

Four precious idols stolen from temple

(India)

Press Trust of India, Business Standard, 4th Dec 2016.

The Maltese priest and the kidnapped Caravaggio: The amazing true story of the scrappy octogenarian who busted an audacious art heist

(Malta)

Noah Charney, Salon, 4th Dec 2016.

Chandannath Temple Guthi committee, priest suspended

(Nepal)

DB Buda, My Republica, 3rd Dec 2016.

Judge orders 'owner' to provide more details before ancient golden crown can be examined

(United Kingdom; Turkey)

The Herald, 3rd Dec 2016.

Stolen prints recovered during arrest of suspects

(United States of America)

WOWT, 2nd Dec 2016.

Stolen Dachau concentration camp gate may have been found in Norway

(Germany)

Karla Pequenino, CNN, 2nd Dec 2016.

Art cops recover Roman statue

(Italy)

ANSA, 2nd Dec 2016.

Austin artist out thousands of dollars after thieves steal paintings

(United States of America)

Amanda Brandels, KXAN, 2nd Dec 2016.

Man 'stole' Chester Cathedral's Greek Lazarus painting

(United Kingdom)

BBC News, 30th Nov 2016.

Crowns, necklaces of Rampur Nawabs up for auction; family says no clue how it reached London

(India)

Faisal Fareed, Two Circles, 30th Nov 2016.

206 ancient silver coins seized from villagers in Vellore district

(India)

TNN, The Times of India, 30th Nov 2016.

Mystery at the U of A Art Museum

(United States of America)

Kevin Adger, Tucson News Now, 30th Nov 2016.

Huangpu River sculpture to go after 'copycat' row

(China)

Hu Min, Shanghai Daily, 30th Nov 2016.

Renewed appeal for information on Terry Bradley art theft

(United Kingdom)

Gemma Murphy, News Letter, 30th Nov 2016.

Broadway group sues women who tried to sell allegedly stolen lamp

(United States of America)

Barbara Ross, New York Daily News, 30th Nov 2016.

Divers looted wrecks of sunken ships in Scapa Flow: Men fined in "first of its kind" case

(United Kingdom; Germany)

Sarah Bruce, The Press and Journal, 30th Nov 2016.

Man accused of stealing Chester Cathedral icon stands trial

(United Kingdom)

Frances Barrett, The Chester Chronicle, 30th Nov 2016.

Khalanga shut for third day over temple robbery

(Nepal)

The Kathmandu Post, 30th Nov 2016.

4 idols stolen from TN temple seized, man, son arrested

(India)

TNN, The Times of India, 30th Nov 2016.

Dozens of rare Islamic books seized at Cairo Airport on way to Doha authentic

(Egypt; United Arab Emirates)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 30th Nov 2016.

Roban una reliquia del siglo XVI del Museo de Arte Sacro y la entregan a la Policía Local

(Spain)

Sixteenth century relic stolen from the Museum of Sacred Art and deliver to Local Police

David Gonzalez, El Correo, 29th Nov 2016.

कैला माता मंदिर से चुराया था सोने का त्रिशूल, पकड़े गए तीन चोर

(India)

Trident of gold stolen from the Kaila mata temple, three thieves caught

Khaskhabar, 29th Nov 2016.

రాచకొండ సీతారామ స్వామి ఆలయంలో చోరీ

(India)

Idols theft at Racha Konda Seetaramaswamy Temple

Namasthetelangaana, 29th Nov 2016.

Chandannath temple robbery: Jumla headquarters shut from past 3 days

(Nepal)

The Kathmandu Post, 29th Nov 2016.

Divers fined for raiding sunken German warships at Scapa Flow

(United Kingdom; Germany)

BBC News, 29th Nov 2016.

Grave Robbers' Search for Treasure Buries Them Alive

(China)

Fu Danni, Sixth Tone, 28th Nov 2016.

28 idols stolen from Chandannath Temple overnight

(Nepal)

D B Buda, My Republica, 28th Nov 2016.

No cesa saqueo arqueológico en la isla de Jaina

(Mexico)

The looting of archaeology on the island of Jaina has not stopped

Cronica, 28th Nov 2016.

Six men jailed over Dh40,000 theft from villa

(United Arab Emirates)

Bassam Za'za', Gulf News, 28th Nov 2016.

The Stone still waiting for its final destiny

(United Kingdom)

BBC News, 28th Nov 2016.

Kylie Jenner to Face Copyright Infringement Suit Over Cosmetics Imagery

(United States of America)

The Fashion Law, 28th Nov 2016.

28 ancient idols stolen from Chandannath

(Nepal)

LP Devkota, The Kathmandu Post, 28th Nov 2016.

RS 2.6 Lakh Antique Chair Stolen from ID Show

(India)

Ahmendabad Mirror, 28th Nov 2016.

12 years on, Nobel medal theft suspect held again

(India)

TNN, The Times of India, 27th Nov 2016.

16 idols stolen from Jumla's Chandannath temple

(Nepal)

The Kathmandu Post, 27th Nov 2016.

కోటప్పకొండపై నంది విగ్రహం అపహరణ... ఎందుకో తెలుసా...?

(India)

Nandi idol theft from Kotappa Konda Temple in Guntur District

Webdunia, 26th Nov 2016.

Tagore's Nobel Medal Theft: Folk Singer Arrested From Bengal

(India)

News 18, 26th Nov 2016.

Stolen frescoes highlight concern for cultural relics

(China)

CRIEnglish, 25th Nov 2016.

Artwork stolen from ANU School of Art graduate exhibition

(Australia)

Georgina Connery, The Canberra Times, 25th Nov 2016.

Video: £50,000 of artwork has been stolen from Terry Bradley's Belfast gallery

(United Kingdom)

Kirsten Elder, Belfast Telegraph, 24th Nov 2016.

Batman painting stolen in £50k Belfast art raid

(United Kingdom)

BBC News, 24th Nov 2016.

Los verdaderos ladrones del patrimonio nacional

(Cuba)

True thieves of national heritage

Miriam Celaya, Marti, 24th Nov 2016.

Huella de zapato delata a ladrones de corona de Virgen de Altagracia

(Venezuela)

Footprint of shoe betrays crown robbers of Virgen de Altagracia

Jesus Rivero, Panorama, 24th Nov 2016.

Ten incidents of stolen relics strike Shanxi

(China)

Xu Shanshan, ECNS, 23rd Nov 2016.

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

(Canada)

Julia Whalen, CBC, 23rd Nov 2016.

Police appeal after theft from National Trust property

(United Kingdom)

WS County Times, West Sussex County Times, 23rd Nov 2016.

मंदिर से भगवान महावीर की 500 साल पुरानी मूर्ति चोरी, अष्टधातु की 11 अन्य चीजें भी गायब

(India)

500 Year Old Statues Stolen From The Temple

Patrika, Rajasthan Patrika, 23rd Nov 2016.

Facebook help in stolen art mystery may lead to more trouble

(Canada)

CBC, 23rd Nov 2016.

Retienen a hombre que intentó robar medalla a virgen en iglesia

(Mexico)

Man tried to steal a virgin's medal in church

Emilio Fernandez, El Universal, 23rd Nov 2016.

Idol thief hires 5 in jail to snatch chains

(India)

TNN, The Times of India, 23rd Nov 2016.

LeBron James painting stolen during San Diego hip-hop festival

(United States of America)

Maria Arcega-Dunn, Fox, 22nd Nov 2016.

Antiques worth thousands stolen from Polesden Lacey

(United Kingdom)

Josh Searle, Surrey Mirror, 21st Nov 2016.

Roban la corona de la Virgen de Altagracia en Los Puertos

(Venezuela)

Crown of the Virgin of Altagracia in Los Puertos stolen

Noticia al dia, 21st Nov 2016.

Roban arte sacro a 26 iglesias cada semana en México: Diputada

(Mexico)

Bajo Palabra, 21st Nov 2016.

Veracruz entre los estado con mayor saquen de arte sacro

(Mexico)

Veracruz between the states with the greatest sac of sacred art

Veracruzanos, 21st Nov 2016.

'I was really quite angry': Yellowknife carvings stolen

(Canada)

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

London Colney aircraft museum has stolen propeller replaced - 11 years after it was taken

(United Kingdom)

Sophie Crockett, The Herts Advertiser, 19th Nov 2016.

Richard Prince Slapped With Yet Another Copyright Lawsuit

(United States of America)

Eileen Kinsella, ArtNet News, 18th Nov 2016.

Lawyer, driver arrested for possession of 29 artifacts

(Egypt)

Al-Masry Al-Youm, Egypt Independent, 18th Nov 2016.

Vancouver police investigate Downtown Eastside art heist

(Canada)

Scott Brown, Vancouver Sun, 17th Nov 2016.

Publication of ads about stolen artefacts in major dailies ordered

(Pakistan)

Dawn, 17th Nov 2016.

170-year-old painting stolen from N.J. museum

(United States of America)

Joe Malinconico, KHOU, 16th Nov 2016.

British second world war shipwrecks in Java Sea destroyed by illegal scavenging

(Indonesia; United Kingdom)

Oliver Holmes, The Guardian, 16th Nov 2016.

Mystery as wrecks of three Dutch WWII ships vanish from Java seabed

(Indonesia; Netherlands)

Oliver Holmes, The Guardian, 16th Nov 2016.

Scotland back in the day: The complex tale behind how Elgin lost his Marbles

(Greece; United Kingdom)

The National, 15th Nov 2016.

Verona-Kiev, one way

(Ukraine; Italy)

Danilo Elia, Osservatorio Balcani e Caucaso, 15th Nov 2016.

Artworks by Joan Collins's Son Stolen When Shipped to Collector

(United Kingdom; United States of America)

Lorena Muñoz-Alonso, ArtNet News, 15th Nov 2016.

Police hunt thieves who stole lead from three buildings in West Dunbartonshire

(United Kingdom)

Paul Behan, Dumbarton Reporter, 15th Nov 2016.

Public sculptures vandalised in Hue

(Vietnam)

Vietnam Net, 15th Nov 2016.

Man Claims Mistress Ran Off With $15 Million in Erotic Art

(United States of America)

Henri Neuendorf, ArtNet News, 14th Nov 2016.

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

(Canada)

Megan Gillis, Ottawa Citizen, 14th Nov 2016.

HC grants time to CBI in Quran theft case

(India)

Daily Excelsior, 13th Nov 2016.

Cyprus police coordinated Europe-wide Pandora operation to hunt down missing antiquities

(Cyprus)

Philip Mark, Cyprus Mail, 12th Nov 2016.

DNR cracks down on fossil hunters

(United States of America)

Bo Petersen, The Charlotte Observer, 12th Nov 2016.

Silver artefact stolen from Karave temple

(India)

George Mendonca, The Times of India, 12th Nov 2016.

Proposed Bears Ears monument protects Anasazi history at risk

(United States of America)

Brad Branan, The Sacramento Bee, 11th Nov 2016.

Artwork featuring Bruce Springsteen stolen from Asbury Park shop

(United States of America)

News 12, 10th Nov 2016.

Lantana officer recounts bizarre art theft investigation

(United States of America)

Alanna Quillen, WPTV, 10th Nov 2016.

Recuperados el sagrario y el copón sustraídos de la iglesia de Polloe

(Spain)

Tabernacle and ciborium stolen from Polloe church recovered

El Diario Vasco, 10th Nov 2016.

Thief rides off with 'priceless' sculpture from Edmonton gallery

(Canada)

Scott Stevenson, CBC, 10th Nov 2016.

Old-fashioned burglar caught red handed

(Australia)

Newsport, 8th Nov 2016.

Roban dos tallas de los siglos XVI y XVIII en la iglesia de Villaldavín

(Spain)

Carved sculptures from the 16th and 18th centuries stolen from the church of Villaldavín

El Norte de Castilla, 8th Nov 2016.

Donation boxes, ornaments stolen from temple near Lonavla

(India)

The Times of India, 8th Nov 2016.

जैन मंदिर से चोरी हुईं 500 साल पुरानी मूर्तियां बरामद, दो बदमाश गिरफ्तार

(India)

500-year old sculptures stolen from Jain Temple recovered

Dainik Bhaskar, 8th Nov 2016.

Gaitonde painting 'stolen'

(India)

The Telegraph, 7th Nov 2016.

बालाजी धाम मंदिर से चांदी के छत्र के साथ 7 मुकुट चोरी

(India)

Silver crown and parasol stolen from Balaji Dham temple

Hindustan Hindi News, 7th Nov 2016.

Historic painting looted from church in Italy destroyed by earthquake

(Italy)

Allen Cone, UPI, 7th Nov 2016.

Temple theft: Cops recover crown, arrest 3

(India)

TNN, The Times of India, 7th Nov 2016.

Demand for high-end honey prompts beehive crime wave

(New Zealand)

Matt Hickman, Mother Nature Network, 7th Nov 2016.

FBI Art Crime Unit Uncovers Stolen Treasures

(United States of America)

David Spunt, CBS, 7th Nov 2016.

El saqueo de nuestra riqueza arqueológica y cultural

(Colombia)

The plundering of our archaeological and cultural wealth

Vanguardia, 7th Nov 2016.

Police Search For Man Who Stole Scepter, Other Items From Brooklyn Church

(United States of America)

CBS, 6th Nov 2016.

Terremoto, sparito un dipinto del '600, indagini per furto

(Italy)

Earthquake: Painting from 1600s disappears, investigated as theft

Rai News, 6th Nov 2016.

Lakshmi idol recovered from mosque in Bangladesh, another temple torched

(Bangladesh)

IANS, Business Standard, 5th Nov 2016.

Obras de arte en 'busca y captura'

(Spain)

Works of art in 'search and capture'

Carlos Fonesca, Voz Populi, 5th Nov 2016.

Se robaron tres coronas de la Virgen

(Venezuela)

Three crowns of the Virgin stolen

El Tiempo, 4th Nov 2016.

14th century Italian manuscript transferred to ICE following probe

(United States of America; Italy; Switzerland)

ICE, 4th Nov 2016.

Cleveland Museum of Art gives back manuscript page illegally cut from book in Italy

(United States of America)

Steven Litt, Cleveland.com, 4th Nov 2016.

Art in bunkers and high-security facilities

(General)

Vangmayi Parakala, Live Mint, 3rd Nov 2016.

Gold ornaments of Kali idol stolen in Ctg

(Bangladesh)

FM Mizanur Rahaman, Dhaka Tribune, 3rd Nov 2016.

Nobody Knows If These Nazi Home Movies Were Lost, Stolen or Destroyed at the National Archives

(Germany; United States of America)

Matt Novak, Gizmodo, 3rd Nov 2016.

Only a Fraction of Mexico's Stolen Cultural Antiquities Are Recovered

(Mexico)

Tania L. Montalvo, Insight Crime, 3rd Nov 2016.

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

(Canada)

CBC, 2nd Nov 2016.

Four arrested for illegal antiquities trading

(Greece)

eKathimerini, 2nd Nov 2016.

Picasso's electrician admits he lied in court

(France)

Vince Noce, The Art Newspaper, 1st Nov 2016.

Picasso widow accused of hiding art at electrician's theft trial

(France)

RFI, 1st Nov 2016.

Thieves steal ancient stones from historic ruined castle near Nuneaton

(United Kingdom)

Katrina Chilver, Coventry Telegraph, 1st Nov 2016.

Cops seize stolen Salt Lake idol on its way to Chandernagore

(India)

Tamaghna Banerjee, The Times of India, 1st Nov 2016.

Idol wing police to seek French assistance in probe

(India)

R. Sivaraman, The Hindu, 1st Nov 2016.

German Frozen Pizza Maker Reveals Nazi Art Loot in Company Collection

(Germany)

The Jewish Press, 31st Oct 2016.

Former Harrisburg mayor's trial pushed to 2017

(United States of America)

Emily Previti, WITF, 31st Oct 2016.

The Scots noble stolen from his grave

(United Kingdom)

The Scotsman, 31st Oct 2016.

Are These Mobsters Hiding Van Goghs?

(Italy; Netherlands)

Barbie Latza Nadeau, The Daily Beast, 29th Oct 2016.

Crown worth 4 Lakh stolen in Bagulamukhi temple

(India)

TNN, The Times of India, 29th Oct 2016.

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

(Canada)

CKWS, 28th Oct 2016.

Italy police recover stolen manuscript after 30 years

(Italy)

BBC News, 28th Oct 2016.

Corruption central: The plundering of Egypt's relics

(Egypt)

Amr Khalifa, Middle East Eye, 28th Oct 2016.

Thief in Waiouru medal heist that 'shocked the nation' denied parole

(New Zealand)

Josh Fagan, Stuff.co.nz, 28th Oct 2016.

Idol smuggler's grandson in DRI net, antiques seized

(India)

Express News Service, The New Indian Express, 28th Oct 2016.

Pondy art galleries under scanner after idol theft

(India)

Bosco Dominique, The Times of India, 28th Oct 2016.

Valuable hockey cards stolen from OHHOF

(Canada)

CKWS, 27th Oct 2016.

पाकुड़ में चौथी बार एक ही मंदिर में हुई चोरी, चुराए मां काली के गहने

(India)

Thieves steal ornames of idol in Pakur

Live Hindustan, 27th Oct 2016.

Smuggling racket busted, 11 idols seized

(India)

S Prasad, The Hindu, 27th Oct 2016.

Idol smuggler held, eleven panchaloha idols recovered

(India)

TNN, The Times of India, 27th Oct 2016.

Temple doors found open but all valuables intact

(India)

TNN, The Times of India, 27th Oct 2016.

Maryland caretaker admits selling stolen art in N.J.

(United States of America)

Paul Milo, NJ.com, 26th Oct 2016.

Art goes mysteriously missing from lodge

(United States of America)

Emily Mieure, Jackson Hole News & Guide, 26th Oct 2016.

Ulay Remembers the Crime of a Lifetime 40 Years Later

(Germany)

Noah Charney, Observer, 26th Oct 2016.

Thieves steal idols, jewels from 3 temples

(India)

TNN, The Times of India, 26th Oct 2016.

Ancient Hebrew Papyrus Seized from Looters, But Is It Authentic?

(Israel)

Owen Jarus, Live Science, 26th Oct 2016.

Hundreds of pounds worth of First World War memorabilia stolen from museum

(United Kingdom)

Steph Brawn, Lancashire Telegraph, 26th Oct 2016.

Ownership questions trigger NGV action on antiquities

(Australia; Guatemala)

Michaela Boland, The Australian, 26th Oct 2016.

Ancient idols worth Rs 50 crore seized, 1 held

(India)

Web India 123, 26th Oct 2016.

First maple syrup, now fir resin subject of lucrative heist

(Canada)

CBC, 25th Oct 2016.

Museum makes plea for missing maritime trail signs

(Cayman Islands)

Jewel Levy, Cayman Compass, 25th Oct 2016.

Respected GP Jill Purce says theft of £15k Steve McQueen print from Belfast hotel was 'moment of madness'

(United Kingdom)

Christopher Woodhouse, Belfast Telegraph, 25th Oct 2016.

Theft at Savina Jain Temple, Precious idols stolen

(India)

Udaipur Times, 25th Oct 2016.

Rukoro hints at reparation package

(Namibia; Germany)

New Era, 25th Oct 2016.

Paintings by executed Bali Nine inmate Sukumaran stolen in Adelaide

(Australia)

Tom Richardson, In Daily, 25th Oct 2016.

Police Seek Help Identifying Suspect In Ali Center Art Theft

(United States of America)

Lex18, 25th Oct 2016.

Mummy portraits stolen by Nazis, recovered, sell for over $300,000

(Switzerland; Germany)

Ilan Ben Zion, The Times of India, 25th Oct 2016.

Denuncian robo en zona arqueológica de El Rosario, en SJR

(Mexico)

Theft in archaeological site of El Rosario denounced

Karen Mungula, Codice Informativo, 25th Oct 2016.

Art theft from Vancouver church shocks local fabric artists

(Canada)

Karin Larsen, CBC, 24th Oct 2016.

Killer of Oxford rare books dealer given 34-year jail sentence

(United Kingdom)

Esther Addley, The Guardian, 24th Oct 2016.

Kirk Goes After Artifacts Plundered By ISIS

(United States of America)

Nick Gale, WLS, 24th Oct 2016.

Fossil poaching threatens scientific study, says University of Alberta researcher

(Mongolia)

Clare Clancy, Edmonton Journal, 24th Oct 2016.

Culture Held Captive—Tribal Members Want Patrimony Returned

(United States of America)

Stephanie Woodard, Indian Country Today, 24th Oct 2016.

These Sifrei Torah made it through hard times in Poland, Iraq, Portugal, Russia and elsewhere, before being reborn in new communities.

(Israel; Iraq; Poland; Portugal; Czech Republic; Russia)

The Jerusalem Post, 24th Oct 2016.

Divers steal a bronze gun from 'at risk' shipwreck site on Dunwich Bank

(United Kingdom)

Richard Cornwell, Ipswich Star, 21st Oct 2016.

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

(Canada)

Paul Cherry, Montreal Gazette, 21st Oct 2016.

Photographer Sues Trump for Copyright Infringement Over Skittles Image

(United States of America; United Kingdom)

Carey Dunne, Hyperallergic, 21st Oct 2016.

Looters exploit the political chaos in Libya

(Libya)

Tim Cornwell, The Art Newspaper, 20th Oct 2016.

Sellers of ancient coins in Tamil Nadu make a killing online

(India)

TNN, The Times of India, 20th Oct 2016.

Framed: art crime in focus

(New Zealand)

Rebecca Fox, Otago Daily Times, 19th Oct 2016.

Four sent to judicial custody for stealing 4-century-old Buddha idols

(Nepal)

The Himalayan Times, 19th Oct 2016.

Udall Leads Senate Hearing On Action To Prevent Theft, Illegal Possession, Sale Of Tribal Cultural Items

(United States of America)

Chris Clark, Los Alamos Daily Post, 19th Oct 2016.

Loopholes in U.S. Laws Allow Trafficking in Sacred Tribal Artifacts

(United States of America)

Mary Hudez, AllGov, 19th Oct 2016.

Stolen Artifacts! Drunk Teens! And More True Tales of Florida's First State Archaeologist

(United States of America)

Sarah Laskow, Atlas Obscura, 19th Oct 2016.

Trucker nabbed smuggling antiquities from Patra port

(Greece; Italy)

eKathimerini, 19th Oct 2016.

Belfast police take hour to respond to art theft at Bullitt hotel - station is just metres away

(United Kingdom)

Claire McNeilly, Belfast Telegraph, 19th Oct 2016.

Arrested men smuggled many idols out of TN: Police

(India)

TNN, The Times of India, 19th Oct 2016.

Police arrest five for theft at Kateel temple priest's house

(India)

Deccan Herald, 18th Oct 2016.

Emirati Police Holding 3 Foreigners Trying to Sell Artifacts

(United Arab Emirates)

Associated Press, ABC United States, 18th Oct 2016.

Qatar Museums opens 'Fragments' exhibition in Katara

(United Arab Emirates)

QNA, GDN Online, 18th Oct 2016.

Black Market for Latin American Cultural Heritage Revealed

(General)

TeleSur, 18th Oct 2016.

Idol case: Four arrested in Ramanathapuram

(India)

The Hindu, 18th Oct 2016.

Some looted Idlib National Museum artifacts resurface, fate of others a mystery amidst 'thriving black market trade'

(Syria)

Noura Hourani, Syria Direct, 18th Oct 2016.

Find the artifact thief and win

(Pakistan)

Pakistan Today, 18th Oct 2016.

Texas man busted at border with Mexican artifacts

(United States of America)

Brett Barrouquere, Chron, 18th Oct 2016.

U.S. Senators are pushing for Native American Artifact legislation

(United States of America)

Justin Matthews, KOAT, 18th Oct 2016.

Why India Must Counter The Heritage Plunder

(India)

Creative India, Swarajya, 18th Oct 2016.

Roban ornamentos religiosos y joyas en la iglesia de Santa María en Ocaña

(Spain)

Religious ornaments and jewellery stolen from the church of Santa María in Ocaña

ABC España, 18th Oct 2016.

Steve McQueen painting stolen from Belfast bar

(United Kingdom)

ITV News, 17th Oct 2016.

Heritage furniture theft: Cops to quiz hostel staff

(India)

The Tribune, 17th Oct 2016.

Sólo se recupera 1 de cada 100 bienes culturales robados en México

(Mexico)

Only 1 in 100 cultural objects stolen in Mexico are recovered

Tania L. Montalvo, Animal Politico, 17th Oct 2016.

Police crack 4-yr-old temple theft case, 2 held

(India)

TNN, The Times of India, 17th Oct 2016.

AGNSW's Indian sculptures feared stolen

(Australia; India)

Michaela Boland, The Australian, 17th Oct 2016.

Maninag temple heist: Stolen jewellery found

(India)

Orissa Post, 16th Oct 2016.

Doña Neria, la mujer que rescató 560 piezas mayas de saqueadores

(Guatemala)

Doña Neria, the woman who rescued 560 Maya pieces from looters

Soy 502, 16th Oct 2016.

NU delays filing FIR in ancient coins case

(India)

Sarfaraz Ahmed, The Times of India, 16th Oct 2016.

¿Tiene piezas precolombinas en sus manos? Entréguelas al Museo Nacional

(Costa Rica)

Do you have Precolumbian pieces on your hands? Bring them to the National Museum.

Hassel Fallas, La Nación, 16th Oct 2016.

Traficantes ticos suplen arte precolombino a ilícito mercado mundial

(Costa Rica)

Precolumbian traffickers supply Precolumbian art to the global illicit market

Hassel Fallas, La Nación, 16th Oct 2016.

Traficante envió un cuadro robado de Picasso desde Heredia a Washigton

(Costa Rica; United States of America; France)

Trafficker sent a stolen Picasso painting from Heredia to Washington

Hassel Fallas, La Nación, 16th Oct 2016.

La sombra nazi de Harry Mannil, el coleccionista de jaguares

(Costa Rica)

The Nazi shadow of Harry Mannil, the collector of stone jaguars

Lorenzo Pirovano, La Nación, 16th Oct 2016.

Joyas prehispánicas a la deriva por falta de dinero para repatriarlas

(Costa Rica)

Prehispanic treasures left adrift due to a lack of money to repatriate them.

Lorenzo Pirovano, La Nación, 16th Oct 2016.

Leonardo Patterson, el comerciante de arte siempre bajo sospecha

(Costa Rica)

Leonardo Patterson, the art dealer always under suspician

Hassel Fallas, La Nación, 16th Oct 2016.

Guerrero de piedra de Limón se subastó en $865.000 en París

(Costa Rica)

Stone warrior from Limón was auctioned for $865,000 in Paris

Hassel Fallas, La Nación, 16th Oct 2016.

Coleccionistas conservaron reliquias arqueológicas pese a ser ilegal

(Costa Rica)

Collectors preserve archaeological relics despite them being illegal

Hassel Fallas, La Nación, 16th Oct 2016.

Educators find silver lining in Fort Ellis looting

(United States of America)

Lewis Kendall, Bozeman Daily Chronicle, 16th Oct 2016.

Mystery shrouds emerald lingam robbery

(India)

Ajay Kanth, The New Indian Express, 15th Oct 2016.

Reclaiming our Gods: Why India must reverse the plunder of its artistic heritage

(India)

S. Vijay Kumar, DNA, 15th Oct 2016.

Why has idol theft been neglected?

(India)

Donna Yates, DNA, 15th Oct 2016.

Police Recover 300 Million Yuan Worth of Stolen Sichuan Relics

(China)

Teng Jing Xuan, Caixin Online, 14th Oct 2016.

Roban campana a templo católico en Santiago

(Dominican Republic)

Bell stolen from Catholic church in Santiago

Ricardo Rodríguez Rosa, Diario Digital, 14th Oct 2016.

Help! My Goldie's missing!

(New Zealand)

Natasha Thompson, The Gisborne Herald, 14th Oct 2016.

Nigeria: Jesus College under Pressure to Return Okukur

(Nigeria; United Kingdom)

Max Ndianaefo, CP Africa, 14th Oct 2016.

Why thieves have and continue to walk away with India's antiques

(India)

Gargi Gupta, DNA, 14th Oct 2016.

Roban la campana de la iglesia de Quintana del Pino

(Spain)

Loreto Velázquez, El Correo De Burgos, 14th Oct 2016.

Explainer: The NGA looted antiquities scandal

(Australia; India)

The Australian, 14th Oct 2016.

Mayan vase subject of latest provenance inquiry at NGA

(Australia; Guatemala)

Michaela Boland, The Australian, 14th Oct 2016.

Trafficking is neglected because people associate antiquities with Egypt, Greece, Rome. Only recently India

(India)

Donna Yates, DNA, 14th Oct 2016.

Have you seen this larger-than-life Transformers sculpture that was stolen from an LIC studio?

(United States of America)

Angela Matua, QNS, 13th Oct 2016.

Sohag police arrest three suspected 'tomb raiders' with 15 stolen artifacts

(Egypt)

Al-Masry Al-Youm, Egypt Independent, 13th Oct 2016.

Egyptian man dies while digging for artefacts in Alexandria

(Egypt)

Ahram Online, 13th Oct 2016.

Suman ocho robos a iglesias de la región de Tecamachalco

(Mexico)

Eight robberies in churches in the region of Tecamachalco

Javier Rodríguez, Diario Cambio, 13th Oct 2016.

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

(Canada)

Jericho Knopp, CBC, 13th Oct 2016.

Roban arte sacro en Tecamachalco

(Mexico)

Sacred art stolen in Tecamachalco

José Sánchez, El Popular, 12th Oct 2016.

Emerald lingam missing from TN temple locker

(India)

TNN, The Times of India, 12th Oct 2016.

Pub manager appeals for help to recover father's war medals after raid on The Aviator at Queenborough Corner

(United Kingdom)

Chloe Holmwood, Kent Online, 11th Oct 2016.

To Whomever Stole this Totem Pole – Bring it Back!

(United States of America)

Daedalus Howell, Argus Courier, 10th Oct 2016.

Stolen art piece to raise awareness of homelessness replaced

(United States of America)

Scott Burton, KTOO, 10th Oct 2016.

Mummy Crowdfunder Leaves Archaeologists Fuming

(United Kingdom)

Kristina Killgrove, Forbes, 10th Oct 2016.

Are These New Dead Sea Scrolls the Real Thing?

(Israel)

Owen Jarus, Live Science, 10th Oct 2016.

Buddha stolen from Me So Pagoda returned

(Vietnam)

Vietnam Net, 10th Oct 2016.

Heritage crimes: Let's get our past back

(India)

Anuraag Saxena, Sunday Guardian Live, 9th Oct 2016.

Temple politics in Kullu

(India)

Dipender Manta, The Tribune, 9th Oct 2016.

Did The Mafia Steal Caravaggio's 'Nativity of St. Francis and St. Lawrence'?

(Italy)

Allison McNearny, The Daily Beast, 9th Oct 2016.

What It Takes to Recover a Stolen Work of Art

(General)

Leila Amineddoleh, Artsy, 8th Oct 2016.

Thieves target Khermai temple, decamp with jewellery worth 1.5 lakh

(India)

The Hitavada, 8th Oct 2016.

"La corona ya no está en Tabasco"

(Mexico)

"The Crown is not in Tabasco"

José Vázquez, Tabasco Hoy, 7th Oct 2016.

Nine suspects charged with smuggling rare Torah manuscripts into Israel

(Egypt; Israel)

Al-Masry Al-Youm, Egypt Independent, 7th Oct 2016.

Five Paintings Stolen in 2005 Return to Dutch Museum

(Netherlands; Ukraine)

Nina Siegal, The New York Times, 7th Oct 2016.

If treasure is found in my garden, can I keep it?

(United Kingdom)

Becky Shaw, Financial Times, 6th Oct 2016.

Man Charged With Stealing Rare Books Worth $20,000 From Manhattan Dealer

(United States of America)

Sarah Maslin Nir, The New York Times, 6th Oct 2016.

Following the Ghent Altarpiece, the World's Most Stolen (and Well-Traveled) Artwork

(Netherlands)

Kathleen Rellihan, CN Traveler, 6th Oct 2016.

French minister says stolen art may fund terror via 'free ports'

(France)

AFP, Yahoo News, 6th Oct 2016.

Ancient Egyptian artefacts and old weapons stolen from museum at Biel House, Stenton

(United Kingdom)

East Lothian Courier, 6th Oct 2016.

Egypt's Own: Repatriation of Antiquities Proves to be a Mammoth Task

(Egypt)

Sarah El Shaarawi, Newsweek, 5th Oct 2016.

Raiders of the Lost Archive: How Newly Discovered Manuscripts of Afghanistan Ended Up in Israel

(Afghanistan; Israel)

Michael Press, Hyperallergic, 5th Oct 2016.

Dash Snow's Estate Sues McDonald's for Copyright Infringement

(United States of America)

Carey Dunne, Hyperallergic, 5th Oct 2016.

Police in Greece arrest 26 in bust of alleged antiquities smuggling ring

(Greece)

Helen Stoilas, The Art Newspaper, 5th Oct 2016.

Lost and found: 5 pieces of Dutch Golden Age art have been recovered after a 10 year hunt

(Ukraine; Netherlands; Russia)

Susannah Polk, CNN, 5th Oct 2016.

Bay State director tapped to write screenplay for art heist film

(United States of America)

Mark Shanahan, The Boston Globe, 5th Oct 2016.

Paintings That Bear the Scars of War

(Belgium)

Doreen Carvajal, The New York Times, 5th Oct 2016.

Greenpoint's USS Monitor trail marker stolen

(United States of America)

Brooklyn Daily Eagle, 5th Oct 2016.

Gandhi's signature spectacle stolen, UG authorities fear theft of statue

(Ghana)

Austin Brakopowers, My Joy Online, 5th Oct 2016.

Indie Artist Lili Chin Is Suing Kohl's for Allegedly Ripping Off Her 'Doggie Language' Designs

(United States of America)

Madeleine Davies, Jezebel, 4th Oct 2016.

More than a pretty picture: Mafia bosses said to bank big on art

(Italy; Netherlands)

Francesca Astorri, Al Arabiya, 4th Oct 2016.

Stolen brazier leaves artist dissapointed

(New Zealand)

Carly Gooch, Stuff.co.nz, 4th Oct 2016.

Statue stolen from ancient pagoda

(Vietnam)

Vietnam Net, 4th Oct 2016.

'We Are a Big Family': Dealers Unite Against Thefts of Rare Books

(United States of America)

Sarah Maslin Nir, The New York Times, 4th Oct 2016.

Heritage for sale: Stop the loot of India's past

(India)

Anuraag Saxena, Sunday Guardian Live, 4th Oct 2016.

Idols, donation box stolen from Jain temple in Mumbai

(India)

Anurag Kamble, Mid-day, 4th Oct 2016.

Raza's missing 'Bindu' traced to city

(India)

TNN, The Times of India, 3rd Oct 2016.

Exclusive: Under the Russians' noses, looters continue to plunder treasures of Palmyra

(Syria)

Magdy Samaan, The Telegraph, 3rd Oct 2016.

India needs to bring heritage-criminals to justice

(India)

Anuraag Saxena, Sunday Guardian Live, 3rd Oct 2016.

ISIS destroys, loots archaeological sites near Kirkuk

(Iraq)

Amir Abdallah, Iraqi News, 3rd Oct 2016.

Denuncia el INAH saqueo de piezas prehispánicas en Asientos

(Mexico)

INAH denounces the looting of prehispanic archaeological pieces in Asientos

Hidro Calido, 3rd Oct 2016.

Art detectives track down stolen 12th-century Indian sculpture

(India; United Kingdom)

Richard Morris, India GB News, 3rd Oct 2016.

Congress Condemns Trafficking of Native American Objects

(United States of America)

Laura Morales, Arizona Public Media, 3rd Oct 2016.

Chile debe devolver libros saqueados

(Chile)

Chile must retrieve looted books

Denis Merino, Diario Uno, 2nd Oct 2016.

En el abandono están los sitios arqueológicos de Comayagua y La Paz

(Honduras)

The archaeological sites of Comayagua and La Paz are abandoned

Juan César Díaz, El Heraldo, 2nd Oct 2016.

How Indie Artists Can Protect Designs From Unauthorized Retail Use in the Digital Age

(General)

Ronda Majure, Apparel, 2nd Oct 2016.

Four Panchaloha idols stolen from temple

(India)

Web India 123, 1st Oct 2016.

No deathbed confession in Gardner heist

(United States of America)

Shelley Murphy, The Boston Globe, 1st Oct 2016.

Es un sacrilegio: Diócesis

(Mexico)

Crystyan Vinagre, Tabasco Hoy, 1st Oct 2016.

Five stolen Tamil Nadu idols in Oz on radar for return

(Australia; India)

Yogesh Kabirdoss, The Times of India, 1st Oct 2016.

Mobster said to know location of art in biggest US heist near death, attorney says

(United States of America)

Reuters, The Guardian, 1st Oct 2016.

Spanish thieves find easy source of loot: unprotected churches

(Spain)

Jordi Pérez Colomé, El País, 30th Sep 2016.

Here's Why Art Thieves Steal Paintings They Can't Sell

(Italy; Netherlands)

Corky Siemaszko, NBC, 30th Sep 2016.

Se roban una virgen en municipio de Ocotepeque

(Honduras)

Virgin stolen from the municipality of Ocotepeque

Ariel Trigueros, Tiempo, 30th Sep 2016.

When Art Thieves Target Treasures In Churches

(Germany)

Tobias Heimbach, World Crunch, 30th Sep 2016.

Roban corona de Virgen de la Asunción

(Mexico)

Crown of the Virgen de la Asunción stolen

Leobardo Pérez Marín, El Universal, 30th Sep 2016.

Russian collector repatriates 17th-century icon to Yaroslavl church

(Russia; Italy)

Sophia Kishkovsky, The Art Newspaper, 30th Sep 2016.

Van Gogh paintings stolen from Amsterdam found in Italy

(Italy; Netherlands)

BBC News, 29th Sep 2016.

Temple looted

(India)

The Hindu, 29th Sep 2016.

Theft in Hebri temple

(India)

The Hindu, 29th Sep 2016.

Police: Ex-girlfriend stole $10 million in art from Lantana home

(United States of America)

Hannah Winston, Palm Beach Post, 28th Sep 2016.

Saquean con trascabo tumbas prehispánicas en Totimehuacan

(Mexico)

Prehispanic tombs at Titimehuacan looted with bulldozer

Francisco Sánchez, Intolerancia Diario, 28th Sep 2016.

Una carta anónima desvela el robo de cuatro campanas en la Casa del Chavo

(Spain)

An anonymous letter reveals the theft of four bells from the Casa del Chavo C

Javier Martínez, Las Provincias, 27th Sep 2016.

Denuncian corrupción en parques arqueológicos

(Guatemala)

Corruption at archaeological sites denounced

William Gularte, El Periódico, 27th Sep 2016.

Cyprus to spearhead war on illicit trafficking of cultural property

(Cyprus)

Famagusta Gazette, 26th Sep 2016.

Un tapiz robado multiplica por diez su precio tras 'perder' el nombre

(Spain)

A stolen tapestry that's price multiplied by ten after 'losing' its name.

Eduardo Bayona, Publico, 25th Sep 2016.

Roban campana en Huichapan

(Mexico)

Bell stolen in Huichapan

El Sol de Hidalgo, 25th Sep 2016.

Benin City: A Stunning Metropolis Annihilated By the British Empire

(Nigeria)

Daryl Worthington, New Historian, 25th Sep 2016.

The Gweagal shield and the fight to change the British Museum's attitude to seized artefacts

(Australia; United Kingdom)

Paul Daley, The Guardian, 25th Sep 2016.

La «misteriosa» desaparición de los restos de Diego Colón

(Spain)

The "mysterious" disappearance of the remains of Diego Columbus

Mónica Arrizabalaga, ABC España, 25th Sep 2016.

The ghost of Vaman Ghiya is rising

(India; United Kingdom)

Vijay Kumar, DNA, 24th Sep 2016.

Art of the past

(Pakistan)

Zainab Fakhar, Pakistan Today, 24th Sep 2016.

University of Utah police seeking info over art theft

(United States of America)

Abigail Norton, KUTV, 23rd Sep 2016.

Unsupervised digs and illicit ticket sales rampant at historc sites

(Cyprus)

Angelos Anastasiou, Cyprus Mail, 23rd Sep 2016.

Popular art gallery owner shot, killed

(United States of America)

Atlanta Journal Constitution, 23rd Sep 2016.

Police find 'Emperor Has No Balls' statue depicting naked Donald Trump

(United States of America)

Marcine Joseph, ABC United States, 23rd Sep 2016.

Egypt's Mallawi Museum reopens with looted collection mostly restored

(Egypt)

Garry Shaw, The Art Newspaper, 23rd Sep 2016.

Stolen painting recovered in Leeuwarden is a fake

(Netherlands)

Janene Pieters, NL Times, 22nd Sep 2016.

Paintings recovered in Leeuwarden storage unit 17 years after theft

(Netherlands)

Janene Pieters, NL Times, 22nd Sep 2016.

Theft of Aurangzeb-era Quran: HC orders CBI prob

(India)

M. A. Parray, Kashmir Reader, 22nd Sep 2016.

Egypt's Malawi Museum inaugurated

(Egypt)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 22nd Sep 2016.

Stolen Artifacts Found in Siem Reap

(Cambodia)

Mom Kunthear, Khmer Times, 22nd Sep 2016.

Who stole naked Trump statue? Police want to ask this guy about it The naked Donald Trump statue first made an appearance on a Wynwood billboard last week. In Wynwood, a nude Donald Trump is no more, and Miami Police have a suspect. The naked Donald Trump statue first made an appearance on a Wynwood billboard last week. The naked Donald Trump statue first made an appearance on a Wynwood billboard last week. In Wynwood, a nude Donald Trump is no more, and Miami Police have a suspect.

(United States of America)

Alex Harris, Miami Herald, 22nd Sep 2016.

Treasure trove' of war photos, medals and memorabilia found among stolen loot in a thief's house - as police seek help to find the owners

(Australia)

Ollie Gillman, The Daily Mail, 22nd Sep 2016.

Have You Seen This Artist's Converted Metermaid Vehicle, Stolen Yesterday?

(United States of America)

Caleb Pershan, SFist, 21st Sep 2016.

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

(Canada)

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

Rough Riders replace stolen plaque honoring their namesake

(United States of America)

Paul Guzzo, Tampa Bay Times, 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.

UK to crack down on illegal ivory sales

(United Kingdom)

John Vidal, The Guardian, 21st Sep 2016.

UK ivory ban threat: 'government WILL consult antiques industry'

(United Kingdom)

Noelle McElhatton, Antiques Trade Gazette, 21st Sep 2016.

How the journey of a Rembrandt masterpiece ended here in the North Country

(United States of America; Russia)

Brian Mann, North County Public Radio, 21st Sep 2016.

Youth arrested for thefts in 8 temples

(India)

TNN, The Times of India, 21st Sep 2016.

How the Mona Lisa became so overrated

(France)

Phil Edwards, Vox, 20th Sep 2016.

Police on the hunt for stolen buffalo statue, thief in Oklahoma City

(United States of America)

Bill Schammert, Fox, 20th Sep 2016.

Buddha statue theft from temple treated as hate crime

(United Kingdom)

Jenny Thomson, STV, 20th Sep 2016.

Artist Wants Thieves Who Stole Translucent Child Sculpture Punished

(United States of America)

Leslie Albrecht, DNA Info, 20th Sep 2016.

The memorial plaque for David Bowie in Berlin has been stolen

(Germany)

Press Association, 20th Sep 2016.

Banksy artwork removed from Liverpool street to enter street art museum

(United Kingdom)

BBC News, 19th Sep 2016.

Iraq struggles to stop antiquities smuggling

(Iraq)

Adnan Abu Zeed, Al Monitor, 19th Sep 2016.

US tourist steals marble fragment from Pompeii

(Italy)

New Kerala, 19th Sep 2016.

Progress in Protecting Stolen Antiquities Is Real — But Challenges Remain

(General)

Michelle ForCruz, Asia Society, 19th Sep 2016.

Looting? $283 Million Flow of Artifacts to US Revealed

(Turkey; Syria; United States of America)

Owen Jarus, Live Science, 19th Sep 2016.

Pre-Columbian sculpture recovered at London auction house after mysterious disapperance

(Colombia; United Kingdom)

Richard Emblin, The City Paper, 19th Sep 2016.

Replicas now sit where items were stolen from Roger Maris Museum

(United States of America)

Ashley Bishop, Valley News, 19th Sep 2016.

Ancient artifact hidden in sock by Belgium tourist proves very costly

(Canada)

David Strege, GrindTV, 19th Sep 2016.

"Die Schatzsucher sind die Hunnen von heute"

(Bulgaria)

"Treasure Hunters are Today's Huns"

Balazs Csekö, Der Standard, 18th Sep 2016.

Battle of Jutland war graves 'vandalised' by illegal metal scavengers

(Denmark; United Kingdom; Germany)

Robert Booth, The Guardian, 18th Sep 2016.

Stolen art piece was intended to raise awareness of homelessness in Juneau

(United States of America)

Scott Burton, KTOO, 18th Sep 2016.

Teesdale mayfly stone carving stolen

(United Kingdom)

Kate Richardson, The Northern Echo, 16th Sep 2016.

Ukraine hands back stolen paintings to Dutch museum

(Ukraine; Netherlands)

Reuters, 16th Sep 2016.

City cops nab gang involved in 13 temple thefts in Karnataka

(India)

Nishikant Karlikar, The Times of India, 16th Sep 2016.

Preventing the plunder of Asean's heritage

(Cambodia; Thailand; Myanmar)

Curtis S. Chin, The Straits Times, 16th Sep 2016.

Trust appealing for return of stolen tribute to Borders poet

(United Kingdom)

Darin Hutson, Harwick News, 16th Sep 2016.

5 members of gang involved in temple thefts in Karnataka held

(India)

Press Trust of India, India Today, 15th Sep 2016.

An 18th-Century Temple Buddha Painting Returns to Korea after an Epic Journey

(South Korea)

Alexxa Gotthardt, Artsy, 15th Sep 2016.

Saquean Jaina... pero es 'cliente frequente': INAH

(Mexico)

Looting Jania... it is a 'frequent customer': INAH

El Expreso, 14th Sep 2016.

Arqueólogos intentan hacer de Afganistán un museo entre saqueos

(Afghanistan)

Archaeologists intend to make Afghanistan a museum despite looting

Panorama, 14th Sep 2016.

Bring back vigango to their rightful locations

(Kenya)

Nancy Jumwa Ngowa, Daily Nation, 14th Sep 2016.

Missing Coltsville Plaque Found Chopped Into Nearly Two Dozen Pieces

(United States of America)

Kenneth R. Gosselin, Hartford Courant, 14th Sep 2016.

Roban medallas de la Virgen en la iglesia de Zumpango

(Mexico)

Medals of the Virgin of the church of Zumpango robbed

El Siglo de Torreón, 14th Sep 2016.

Piano di Sorrento, nascondeva reperti archeologici in casa: medico denunciato

(Italy)

Piano di Sorrento: Archaeological finds hidden in home, doctor implicated

Il Mattino, 13th Sep 2016.

Police probe Marrache art collection theft

(Gibralter)

Brian Reyes, Gibralter Chronicle, 13th Sep 2016.

Museum hopeful stolen paintings in Ukraine will be home soon

(Ukraine; Netherlands)

Dutch News, 12th Sep 2016.

Robbed of our antiquities

(Canada)

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

Sacramento art groups bounce back after thefts

(United States of America)

Ryan Lillis, The Sacramento Bee, 11th Sep 2016.

Police seeking information for 9/11 monument theft

(United States of America)

Michelle Gaitan, Standard-Times, 11th Sep 2016.

Thirty works of art recovered in Torrevieja

(Spain)

The Leader, 11th Sep 2016.

Robo de figuras religiosas: PDI da consejos para facilitar la búsqueda de piezas valiosas

(Chile)

Theft of religious statues: PDI gives suggestions to help facilitate the locating of valuable pieces

Lilian Olivares, Economía y Negocios, 11th Sep 2016.

25 kilo laddu stolen from Ganesh pandal

(India)

Mahesh Buddil, The Times of India, 10th Sep 2016.

Rhinos being killed for horn's value as collectible, study finds

(General)

Karin Brulliard, Portland Press Herald, 10th Sep 2016.

Police searching stolen vehicle finds 2nd century tomb in Bursa

(Turkey)

Daily Sabah, 10th Sep 2016.

Thieves break into temple, steal antiques worth crores

(India)

TNN, The Times of India, 10th Sep 2016.

Reputed Mobster In Hospital After Prison Fall, Trial Delayed

(United States of America)

CBS, 9th Sep 2016.

Suspect detained in Taipei after theft of science artifacts

(Taiwan)

Chun-fu Chiu, Taipei Times, 9th Sep 2016.

The Amateur Tomb Raiders Pilfering China's Artifacts

(China)

Wang Chao, Sixth Tone, 9th Sep 2016.

Two British schoolboys appear in Polish court accused of stealing buttons, shards of glass and a hair clipper belonging to former Auschwitz prisoners

(Poland)

Corey Charlton, The Sun, 9th Sep 2016.

Plymouth teen charged with stealing lobster statue

(United States of America)

Emily Clark, The Patriot News, 9th Sep 2016.

Caregiver Charged With Theft Of 600+ Pieces Of Art

(United States of America)

CBS, 8th Sep 2016.

Bronze book stolen from Borders poet's memorial

(United Kingdom)

BBC News, 8th Sep 2016.

Jho Low Used Goldman Sachs to Illicitly Buy Van Gogh Work

(United States of America; Malaysia)

Eileen Kinsella, ArtNet News, 8th Sep 2016.

£1,000 painting stolen from Ripley gallery found in Bradford

(United Kingdom)

Hollie Bone, Harrogate Advertiser, 8th Sep 2016.

The Disappearance and Return of the Original Ground Zero Flag

(United States of America)

J. Weston Phippen, The Atlantic, 8th Sep 2016.

AG to decide about antiquities irregularities

(Cyprus)

George Psyllides, Cyprus Mail, 8th Sep 2016.

Thief steals $50,000 in art from Naples gallery

(United States of America)

Devin Turk, NBC, 7th Sep 2016.

Piden al INAH frenar saqueo en zona arqueológica de Totimehuacán

(Mexico)

INAH asked to prevent looting at the archaeological site of Totimehuacán

Víctor Hugo Juárez, El Sol de Puebla, 7th Sep 2016.

US Judge Approves Warrant for Acoma Shield Listed for Sale by Paris Auction House

(United States of America; France)

Allison Meier, Hyperallergic, 7th Sep 2016.

Ponytailed Man in Tie-Dye Shirt Caught on Video Stealing Art Mural from East River Waterfront Esplanade

(United States of America)

NBC New York, NBC, 7th Sep 2016.

500 seized coins date back to ancient times: Customs dept

(India)

G.S. Paul, Tribune India, 7th Sep 2016.

Call for action as Battle of Kinsale tourist signs stolen

(Ireland)

Eoin English, Irish Examiner, 6th Sep 2016.

Paris auction workers jailed over theft scam

(France)

BBC News, 6th Sep 2016.

Verdict expected in vast theft scam at French auction house

(France)

Associated Press, Salon, 6th Sep 2016.

Sen. Cornyn replaces military medals of late WWII POW stolen from his family in Fort Worth

(United States of America)

Liz Farmer, Dallas News, 6th Sep 2016.

French auction workers convicted in vast theft scam

(France)

Philippe Sotto, CTV, 6th Sep 2016.

Roban copones con hostias consagradas de iglesia en Bucaramanga

(Colombia)

Cups and consecrated hosts stolen from church in Bucaramanga

Vanguardia, 6th Sep 2016.

Suspect in Colombo National Museum theft further remanded

(Sri Lanka)

Daily News, 5th Sep 2016.

Roban figuras religiosas desde iglesia jesuita en Calera de Tango

(Chile)

Religious statues stolen from the Jesuit church in Calera de Tango

24 Horas, 4th Sep 2016.

Woman seeks return of late husband's $85,000 horse sculpture

(United States of America)

Kyndell Nunley, 3 News, 3rd Sep 2016.

Vandals steal Nelson Park lobster sculpture

(United States of America)

Emily Clark, WCVB, 3rd Sep 2016.

Robo frustrado de noche en la iglesia de Santa María de Laredo

(Spain)

Theft thwarted in the night at the church of Santa María de Laredo

Abel Verano, El Diario Montañes, 3rd Sep 2016.

SFPD searching for stolen ivory relics, arrest made

(United States of America)

KTVU, 2nd Sep 2016.

Hawkins woman heads north to retrieve valuable stolen 'reborn doll' heads

(United States of America)

Jeff Bobo, Times News, 2nd Sep 2016.

Federal judge in Oregon standoff case rules on what evidence can be introduced at trial

(United States of America)

Maxine Bernstein, Oregon Live, 2nd Sep 2016.

Major art theft in Harborough district

(United Kingdom)

Harborough Mail, 2nd Sep 2016.

Mystery of the missing Mary: Police recover church's stolen statue in river

(United States of America)

Edward Damon, Berkshire Eagle, 2nd Sep 2016.

Audit Office raids Paphos museum and sites

(Cyprus)

Cyprus Mail, 1st Sep 2016.

Saquean tumbas prehispánicas en Totimehuacan

(Mexico)

Prehispanic tombs looted in Totimehuacan

Pilar Pérez, El Sol de Puebla, 1st Sep 2016.

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

(Canada)

Chilliwack Times, 1st Sep 2016.

Author says New Zealanders need to watch out for art crime

(New Zealand)

Mahvash Ali, Stuff.co.nz, 1st Sep 2016.

Art crime in New Zealand - there's more than you think

(New Zealand)

Eleanor Black, Stuff.co.nz, 1st Sep 2016.

Robaron la corona de la Virgen de Peña en Tartagal

(Argentina)

The crown of the Virgen de Peña stolen in Tartagal

El Tribuno, 1st Sep 2016.

Art Heist Suspect Robert Gentile Wants Release From Prison Because Of Failing Health

(United States of America)

Edmund H. Mahony, Hartford Courant, 1st Sep 2016.

Roban las joyas de la Virgen en la ermita de Tiagua

(Spain)

Jewels of the Virgin of the hermitage of Tiagua stolen

La Voz de Lanzarote, 1st Sep 2016.

Anselm Kiefer's Workshop Robbed for Raw Materials Again

(France)

Naomi Rea, ArtNet News, 31st Aug 2016.

Memorabilia heists in NY, NJ mirror Fargo Maris theft

(United States of America)

Dave Olson, Inforum, 31st Aug 2016.

Artist Kevin Sharkey arrested over alleged art theft

(Ireland)

David Kearns, Irish Independent, 31st Aug 2016.

Paintings presumed stolen from Dunkirk Museum

(United States of America)

Dave McKinley, WGRZ, 30th Aug 2016.

11th century Bible recovered in central Turkey

(Turkey)

Daily Sabah, 30th Aug 2016.

Udupi: Valuables stolen from Mukhyaprana temple

(India)

Daijiworld Media Network, Daijiworld, 30th Aug 2016.

The truth about the Hemingway Heist

(United Kingdom)

David Mason, The Guardian, 30th Aug 2016.

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

(Canada)

Lisa Rutledge, Cambridge Times, 30th Aug 2016.

Burglars steal 13 brass bells from century-old temple

(India)

The Times of India, 30th Aug 2016.

Denuncian robos sacrílegos en el templo Santa Catalina de Juliaca

(Peru)

Sacrilegious theft in the Santa Catalina temple in Juliaca denounced

Correo Punto, Diario Correo, 30th Aug 2016.

Bolton pub's ghost 'stolen' by Chinese artist

(United Kingdom; China)

Harry Readhead, Metro, 30th Aug 2016.

Juliaca: perpetran nuevo robo sacrílego en Templo Santa Catalina

(Peru)

Juliaca: New sacrilegious robbery perpetrated in Santa Catalina temple

Redacción, RPP, 29th Aug 2016.

Bid to steal panchaloha idols from temple

(India)

The Hindu, 29th Aug 2016.

Old Master recovered and gang arrested in Marbella

(Spain)

John Smith, EuroWeekly, 29th Aug 2016.

Richard Prince And Gagosian Sued By Makeup Artist Over Instagram Copyright infringement

(United States of America)

Artlyst, 28th Aug 2016.

Stolen shields: Native art stolen from elementary school

(United States of America)

Sam DeGrave, Juneau Empire, 27th Aug 2016.

Somerset man who claimed theft of expensive painting was 'drunken prank' escapes jail

(United Kingdom)

Somerset Live, 27th Aug 2016.

Gold Coast breakup ends in federal court, claims of art theft

(United States of America)

Kim Janssen, The Chicago Tribune, 26th Aug 2016.

What is the Cost of Preserving the Past? (Audio)

(General)

BBC World Service, 26th Aug 2016.

Artefacts stolen from Parliament Building

(Barbados)

Nation News, 25th Aug 2016.

Roban valiosos objetos de la iglesia de Taurisma

(Peru)

RPP, 25th Aug 2016.

Antique Heist Leads To $50K Loss Of Rare Greek And Japanese Artifacts

(United States of America)

Jack Morse, SFist, 25th Aug 2016.

The Mammoth Pirates

(Russia)

Amos Chapple, Radio Free Europe, 25th Aug 2016.

Valuable Ancient Jewelry Found in Private Home in Bulgaria's Nikopol

(Bulgaria)

Novinite, 25th Aug 2016.

Guaquería, la historia oculta bajo tierra

(Colombia)

Looting: the history hidden under the ground

Juliana Diosa Vargas, El Espectador, 25th Aug 2016.

Missing Torahs at Jersey City synagogue after back-to-back burglaries

(United States of America)

Terrence T. McDonald, NJ.com, 24th Aug 2016.

Another artifact at US museum 'may have been stolen'

(Thailand; United States of America)

Ploenpote Atthakor, Bangkok Post, 24th Aug 2016.

Almost 70%of smuggled objects seized in Syria and Lebanon are fakes, antiquities chief says

(Syria)

Tim Cornwell, The Art Newspaper, 24th Aug 2016.

Sacred Maori paintings taken from King Country trust boardroom

(New Zealand)

The New Zealand Herald, 23rd Aug 2016.

Looters hit county's archaeological sites

(United States of America)

Lazaro Aleman, ECB Publishing, 23rd Aug 2016.

East Harlem Kenny Scharf Mural Stolen a Second Time

(United States of America)

Brendan Krisel, Patch, 23rd Aug 2016.

Rise of the Nazi-Grave Robbers

(Poland; Germany)

Thomas Rogers, Bloomberg, 23rd Aug 2016.

Action urged for Yama lintel return

(Thailand; United States of America)

Ploenpote Atthakor, Bangkok Post, 23rd Aug 2016.

Tomb raiders pillaged ancient Kazakhstan pyramid leaving only skulls and pottery

(Kazakhstan)

Lara Rebello, International Business Times, 23rd Aug 2016.

SF church's holy relic stolen

(United States of America)

Steve Rubenstein, SFGate, 22nd Aug 2016.

4 suspected tomb raiders held in Hebei

(China)

Shanghai Daily, China.org.cn, 22nd Aug 2016.

Meet the woman who found priceless earring that was stolen from MFA

(United States of America)

Emily Sweeney, The Boston Globe, 22nd Aug 2016.

Yaguarón: Rescatan candelabros robados del templo

(Paraguay)

Yugarón: Candelabras stolen from church returned

Ultima Hora, 22nd Aug 2016.

Who's Got the Bones? Timeline Reveals Park Service Employees Covered Up Theft of Ancient Remains

(United States of America)

Frank Hopper, Indian Country Today, 22nd Aug 2016.

Gold chains worth Rs 2.5 lakh stolen from deity of Bhadrachalam temple

(India)

B. Satyanarayana Reddy, The New Indian Express, 22nd Aug 2016.

Police recover 400-yr old stolen idols, ornaments

(Nepal)

The Kathmandu Post, 21st Aug 2016.

Man who stole Diana Vreeland portrait says he was drunk

(United States of America)

Jennifer Bain, New York Post, 21st Aug 2016.

Security firm brought in to protect artwork after thieves target Southern Nature Art Exhibition

(United Kingdom)

Sian Davies, Southern Daily Echo, 21st Aug 2016.

Burglars strike in temple; loot gold, silver and cash

(India)

The Hindu, 21st Aug 2016.

6 panchaloha idols stolen from Tiruvotriyur temple

(India)

The Hindu, 21st Aug 2016.

Suspected Tomb Raider Gets Raided in Costa Rica

(Costa Rica)

Jamie Lopez, The Costa Rica Star, 20th Aug 2016.

Commentary: U.S. must help safeguard tribal patrimony

(United States of America)

Martin Heinrich, Santa Fe New Mexican, 20th Aug 2016.

El hermano mayor de la Fe da por perdidas las 37 piezas de joyería robadas pese a la detención del ladrón

(Spain)

The head of La Hermandad de la Fe give up as lost 37 pieces of jewellery stolen, despite the arrest of the thief

Europa Press, La Informacion, 20th Aug 2016.

The Heist that Made the Mona Lisa Famous

(France; Italy)

Evan Andrews, History, 19th Aug 2016.

Brooklyn man charged with swiping $45K Diana Vreeland portrait

(United States of America)

Jamie Schram, Page Six, 19th Aug 2016.

Stolen Southampton zebra sculpture found in river

(United Kingdom)

BBC News, 19th Aug 2016.

Burglars steal brass from altar of Shipley church

(United Kingdom)

Steve Wright, Telegraph & Argus, 19th Aug 2016.

Ohio man who bought Native American remains gets probation

(United States of America)

Associated Press, Fox, 19th Aug 2016.

Stolen $65,000 sculpture returned after alleged ransom attempt

(Australia)

The West Australian, 19th Aug 2016.

Surrey charity 'devastated' after life-sized fiberglass cow stolen in the middle of the night

(United Kingdom)

Chloe Chaplain, Evening Standard, 19th Aug 2016.

Newly restored Malawi Museum in Egypt's Minya to reopen in weeks

(Egypt)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 19th Aug 2016.

Police appeal for information following silver theft from Gloucestershire church

(United Kingdom)

Alex Capon, Antiques Trade Gazette, 19th Aug 2016.

Bulgarian police arrest man over illegal possession of ancient coins

(Bulgaria)

The Sofia Globe, 19th Aug 2016.

Brass ornaments stolen from Chelmondiston Church

(United Kingdom)

Ellis Barker, East Anglian Daily Times, 19th Aug 2016.

Smithsonian, other agencies protect artifacts in Iraq, Syria

(Syria; Iraq; United States of America)

Joe Davidson, The Washington Post, 19th Aug 2016.

Racism and ruins – the plundering of Great Zimbabwe

(Zimbabwe)

Mawuna Koutonin, The Guardian, 18th Aug 2016.

US places import restrictions to protect Syrian artifacts

(Syria; United States of America)

AFP, The Daily Mail, 17th Aug 2016.

Tomb raiders jailed in Liaoning Province

(China)

Xinhua, Shanghai Daily, 17th Aug 2016.

Por qué es fácil robar obras de arte en Córdoba

(Argentina)

Why is it easy to steal artworks in Córdoba

Sergio Carreras, La Voz, 16th Aug 2016.

EXCLUSIVE: Crook steals, then returns painting to Chelsea hotel

(United States of America)

Rocco Parascandola, Daily News, 16th Aug 2016.

Plea bargain in case of removal of Native American artifacts

(United States of America)

Associated Press, The Daily Mail, 16th Aug 2016.

Appropriation In Art – Part of a Belief System

(General)

Edward Lucie-Smith, Artlyst, 15th Aug 2016.

Civil War Pistol Stolen From Nebraska City Museum

(United States of America)

News Channel Nebraska, 15th Aug 2016.

Tacna: Desconocidos vuelven a profanar huaca San Antonio y se llevan vestigios pre incas

(Peru)

Tacna: Unknown people desecrate huaca San Antonio again and takepre-Inca remains

Redacción Multimedia, Diario Correo, 15th Aug 2016.

Mono County doctor pleads guilty to looting Native American artifacts from public lands

(United States of America)

Louis Sahagun, Los Angeles Times, 15th Aug 2016.

Two men arrested over attempted theft of Banksy copy

(United Kingdom)

Matthew Weaver, The Guardian, 15th Aug 2016.

Antlers Hunter S Thompson stole from Hemingway's home returned to family

(United States of America)

Alison Flood, The Guardian, 15th Aug 2016.

Money laundering and the art world

(Malaysia)

Akhbar Satar, Asto Awani, 14th Aug 2016.

Burglars strike Park City arts fest overnight

(United States of America)

Jay Hamburger, Park Record, 14th Aug 2016.

Opposing Corporate Theft of Mayan Textiles, Weavers Appeal to Guatemala's High Court

(Guatemala)

Jeff Abbott, Truthout, 14th Aug 2016.

Cathedral locking its doors between Masses in response to crime

(United States of America)

Madeline Fox, The Wichita Eagle, 14th Aug 2016.

Why Does Van Gogh's 'Poppy Flowers' Keep Getting Stolen?

(Egypt)

Allison McNearny, The Daily Beast, 14th Aug 2016.

Historic boat vandalized in Solomons, Md. in Calvert County

(United States of America)

Martin Weil, The Washington Post, 13th Aug 2016.

St Peter Mancroft memorial desecrated after "disgraceful" theft

(United Kingdom)

David Hannant, Eastern Daily Press, 13th Aug 2016.

Exploring the gray area between cultural appreciation and appropriation in Juneau

(United States of America)

Lisa Phu, Juneau Empire, 13th Aug 2016.

Pueblo leaders: Patrimony legislation won't hurt art dealers

(United States of America)

Anne Constable, Santa Fe New Mexican, 13th Aug 2016.

Dig for lost Nazi 'gold train' gets underway in Poland

(Poland)

DW, 12th Aug 2016.

The Potential Dark Side of China's Art and Antiquities Boom

(China)

Deborah Lehr, The Diplomat, 12th Aug 2016.

Prized painting stolen from Adolf Hitler comes to light 71 years later

(Germany; United States of America)

Vicky Smith, Mirror, 12th Aug 2016.

Artist Claims Topshop Ripped off His Designs

(United States of America)

Claire Voon, Hyperallergic, 12th Aug 2016.

Roban campana de iglesia en Hidalgo

(Mexico)

Church bell stolen in Hidalgo

El Arsenal, 11th Aug 2016.

'A national treasure': The tangled trail of a priceless moon rock memento from Apollo 11

(United States of America)

Ben Guarino, The Washington Post, 11th Aug 2016.

Life-size model of goat stolen from Sheffield allotment

(United Kingdom)

Dan Hobston, The Star, 11th Aug 2016.

Zany Zebras: Angry artist Cara Sandys calls for better security

(United Kingdom)

Southern Daily Echo, 11th Aug 2016.

Robo, la cruz de la iglesia

(Mexico)

Stolen, the cross of the church

J. Jesús Lemus, Reporte Indigo, 10th Aug 2016.

Robbery at Neemuch Mata Temple; Cash and Crown stolen

(India)

Udaipur Times, 10th Aug 2016.

Theft Of Rolex Watch And Oil Paintings Prompts Police Warning For Isle Of Wight Residents

(United Kingdom)

Jamie White, Isle of White Radio, 10th Aug 2016.

Harry Potter exhibition sign 'magically' disappears from Devon attraction

(United Kingdom)

R. Dodd, The Herald, 10th Aug 2016.

Video: Cackling Williamsburg Hipsters Run Off With Church's Sacred Jesus Statue

(United States of America)

John V. Santore, Williamsburg Patch, 10th Aug 2016.

China's Historical Relics to Be Preserved; Local Government Punishes Tomb Raiders Backed by Private Art Collectors

(China)

Ana Ablaza, Yibada, 10th Aug 2016.

Italian customs seize huge haul of Roman artefacts

(Italy; United States of America)

The Local, 10th Aug 2016.

Brea's 8-foot-tall public sculpture 'Selections' stolen, likely for its copper

(United States of America)

Angela Ratzlaff, The Orange County Register, 10th Aug 2016.

Priest murdered, 'ashtadhatu' idols stolen

(India)

Arvind Chauhan, The Times of India, 10th Aug 2016.

On the Fine Line in Art Between Inspiration and Appropriation

(General)

Tobias Carroll, Signature, 9th Aug 2016.

I Want My Art Back More Than My Van, Theft Victim Says

(United States of America)

Alisa Hauser, DNA Info, 9th Aug 2016.

Spat over Paphos antiquities continues

(Cyprus)

Cyprus Mail, 9th Aug 2016.

Still No Leads Finding Stolen Roger Maris Memorabilia

(United States of America)

Christian Aumell, AM770, 9th Aug 2016.

Forever 21 Under Fire Once Again For Allegedly Copying Indie Designs

(United States of America)

Ana Colon, Refinery 29, 8th Aug 2016.

Shambhala thief makes off with painting

(Canada)

Will Johnson, Nelson Star, 8th Aug 2016.

Blood & Gold: Children Dying As Egypt's Treasures Are Looted

(Egypt)

Owen Jarus, Live Science, 8th Aug 2016.

All you need to know about the idol smuggling racket worth crores

(India)

Sandhya Ravishankar, Hindustan Times, 8th Aug 2016.

Charity saddened by theft of irreplaceable Tudor stained glass from Leicestershire chapel

(United Kingdom)

Dan J. Martin, Leicester Mercury, 8th Aug 2016.

Former Capitol police officer receives probation, jail for theft of painting, forgery

(United States of America)

Ed Treleven, Wisconsin State Journal, 8th Aug 2016.

Ministry to ask police to investigate allegations of missing antiquities made by Paphos mayor

(Cyprus)

Evie Andreou, Cyprus Mail, 8th Aug 2016.

Pilfered paintings get digital recreation: Korean art kept overseas animated as part of new exhibit going on at DDP

(South Korea)

Kim Hyung-Eun, Korea JoongAng Daily, 8th Aug 2016.

Ancient plaque welcoming visitors to Ayr's historic Auld Kirk vanishes

(United Kingdom)

Stephen Houston, Daily Record, 7th Aug 2016.

Falta mayor consciencia para reportar fósiles

(Mexico)

Greater awareness about reporting fossils is lacking

Gustavo Mendoza Lemus, Milenio, 7th Aug 2016.

Tráfico de bienes culturales: Esto es un robo, señores

(Argentina)

Trafficking of cultural property: This is theft, folks

Sergio Carreras, La Voz, 7th Aug 2016.

Dram raid: Rare bottles nicked from distillery made famous by movie The Angels' Share

(United Kingdom)

Stephen Stewart, Daily Record, 6th Aug 2016.

'Pink Panther' jewel thief gang arrested after stealing £280MILLION in 380 armed robberies as they tried to escape wearing joke-shop wig and fake glasses

(Spain)

Harvey Day, The Daily Mail, 6th Aug 2016.

Apollo 11 lunar samples bag the focus of legal dispute after it was stolen and sold by former Space Center director

(United States of America)

Associated Press, The Daily Mail, 6th Aug 2016.

Chile: robaron un hueso de Santa Teresa de Los Andes

(Chile)

Chile: Bone of Saint Teresa de los Andes stolen

Tiempo de San Juan, 6th Aug 2016.

Saquean zonas arqueológicas de los municipios de la Mixteca poblana

(Mexico)

Archaeological sites looted in the municipalities of the Mixteca area

Brisselda Sarabia, El Sol de Puebla, 6th Aug 2016.

Theft of three retablos from Spanish Market shocks, saddens artists

(United States of America)

Andrew Oxford, Santa Fe New Mexican, 5th Aug 2016.

WB govt wants to take over Nobel theft probe, to approach CBI

(India)

Press Trust of India, Business Standard, 5th Aug 2016.

Magnus app founder hits back at critics

(Germany)

Melanie Gerlis, The Art Newspaper, 4th Aug 2016.

Ukraine not letting go of stolen Dutch Art

(Ukraine; Netherlands)

Janene Pieters, NL Times, 4th Aug 2016.

Robó en una ermita y fué detenido por querer venderles a los vecinos

(Argentina)

Man robs chapel, is arrested trying to sell to neighbours.

Iguazu Noticias, 4th Aug 2016.

Priceless Buri Ram lintel found in San Francisco

(Thailand; United States of America)

Ploenpote Atthakor, Bangkok Post, 4th Aug 2016.

Robaron imágenes de las estaciones del viacrucis de la catedral San Francisco de Asís

(Colombia)

Stations of the cross from the Cathedral of San Francisco de Asisi stolen

Caracol Radio, 4th Aug 2016.

Historias que demuestran el oscuro amor de los ladrones de arte por el verano

(General)

Stories that demonstrate the curious love of art thieves for summer

Karina Sainz Borgo, Voz Populi, 4th Aug 2016.

The First Armed Art Heist in History Is Being Made Into a Movie

(United States of America)

Danny Lewis, Smithsonian, 3rd Aug 2016.

Priceless stained glass window stolen from historic village church

(United Kingdom)

Harborough Mail, 3rd Aug 2016.

100 Auction Houses Now Subscribing for Art Loss Register Due Diligence

(United Kingdom)

Fine Books Magazine, 3rd Aug 2016.

Utah Monument Fight Pits Native Americans Against Land-Use Militants

(United States of America)

Jason Mark, The American Prospect, 3rd Aug 2016.

Brazen Thieves Take $10,000 Painting Off Gallery Wall in San Pedro and Walk Away With It; Reward Offered

(United States of America)

Kennedy Ryan, KTLA, 3rd Aug 2016.

मंदिर से अष्टधातु की 4 मूर्तियां चोरी

(India)

4 ashtadhatu idols stolen from temple

Inextlive, 3rd Aug 2016.

Heavy bronze plaques stolen from New Brunswick Museum

(Canada)

Rachel Cave, CBC, 2nd Aug 2016.

McDonald's advertising agency accused of plagiarising artist's viral cows video

(United Kingdom)

Kate Nelson, The Independent, 2nd Aug 2016.

Cops nab man for stealing copper idol from Hindu temple in Penang

(Malaysia)

Malay Mail, 2nd Aug 2016.

Este fue el hombre que robó en el museo religioso de San Pedro de los Milagro

(Colombia)

This is the man who robbed the religious museum of San Pedro de Milagro

Ana María Plata, Minuto 30, 2nd Aug 2016.

Sospechan pobladores de posible saqueo de piezas arqueológicas en Totolapan

(Mexico)

Locals suspected of possible looting of archaeological objects in Totolapan

Rosendo Álvarez, La Unión de Morelos, 2nd Aug 2016.

Himachal HC stays takeover of historic Kullu temple

(India)

IANS, The Hindu, 2nd Aug 2016.

Magnus Art-Pricing App Pulled from Apple Store Amid Evidence of Extensive Data Theft

(Germany)

Brian Boucher, ArtNet News, 1st Aug 2016.

The Fight for Bears Ears National Monument

(United States of America)

Kelly Bastone, Backpacker, 1st Aug 2016.

Deities, not CM, to decide Raghunath temple's fate, says Maheshwar Singh

(India)

The Tribune, 1st Aug 2016.

Dacoit gang busted, 4 held

(India)

Express News Service, The New Indian Express, 1st Aug 2016.

More Than 40 Artists and Designers Accuse Zara of Plagiarism

(United States of America)

Carey Dunne, Hyperallergic, 29th Jul 2016.

Rengstorff House curators lose curios in theft

(United States of America)

Mark Noack, Mountain View Voice, 29th Jul 2016.

Good luck longhorn stolen from Comanche museum

(United States of America)

Adam Snider, KFOR, 29th Jul 2016.

Thieves steal fixtures from front of Berks History Center

(United States of America)

Steven Henshaw, Berks & Beyond, 29th Jul 2016.

Long-Lost Engraving by Albrecht Dürer Discovered at Flea Market

(France; Germany)

Hili Perlson, ArtNet News, 29th Jul 2016.

En Izúcar, intentan linchar a ladrón de arte sacro; cómplice huye

(Mexico)

In Izúcar, attempted lynching of sacred art thief, accomplice flees

Ángulo7, 29th Jul 2016.

Roban joyas arqueológicas de Alejandro Magno y de la hija de Mahoma valoradas en 100 millones

(Spain)

Archaeological treasures of Alexander the Great and the daughter of Muhammed valued at 100 million stolen

Luis F. Durán, El Mundo, 29th Jul 2016.

Temple burglary gang busted

(Thailand)

Bangkok Post, 28th Jul 2016.

Two Britons among 12 people to face trial for taking samples from archaeological sites

(United Arab Emirates)

GDN Online, 28th Jul 2016.

Shutdown over takeover of Raghunath temple

(India)

TNN, The Times of India, 28th Jul 2016.

Director of Vienna's Belvedere Museum Dismissed Over Misconduct

(Austria)

Henri Neuendorf, ArtNet News, 28th Jul 2016.

Church Members Still Seek Tiffany Window Reported As Stolen 28 Years Ago

(United States of America)

Antiques and the Arts Weekly, 28th Jul 2016.

Photos released of Roger Maris Museum theft suspect

(United States of America)

KFGO, 27th Jul 2016.

Baaaaad news! 300-pound sheep statue stolen from senior community

(United States of America)

Dan Alexander, New Jersey 101.5, 27th Jul 2016.

Gold ornaments worth Rs 15,000 stolen from temple

(India)

The Times of India, 27th Jul 2016.

'Irreplaceable' sculptures commemorating Battle of the Somme stolen from exhibition at the Honeywood Museum in Carshalton

(United Kingdom)

Anders Anglesey, Your Local Guardian, 27th Jul 2016.

Former Boston mobster says stolen Gardner Museum paintings were buried in Florida

(United States of America)

Dan Glaun, Mass Live, 27th Jul 2016.

Gold ornaments, silver articles taken away from two temples

(India)

The Hindu, 27th Jul 2016.

Dali, De Lempicka stolen from Dutch museum 'found after seven years'

(Netherlands)

AFP, Luxemburger Wort, 27th Jul 2016.

Former librarian who stole hundreds of rare antique books worth nearly €200,000 from the National Library of Ireland avoids jail

(Ireland)

Independent, Irish Independent, 27th Jul 2016.

Movie in the Works About 1972 Worcester Art Museum Heist

(United States of America)

Matt Juul, Boston Magazine, 26th Jul 2016.

Bathing tub artifact taken from hanging jail

(United States of America)

Pamela Sleezer, American Press, 26th Jul 2016.

Phedonos lashes out at antiquities head, refuses to retract allegations of artefact thefts

(Cyprus)

Bejay Browne, Cyprus Mail, 26th Jul 2016.

Notorious Boston mobster-turned-pastor has clues about Gardner heist

(United States of America)

Stephen Kurkjian, The Boston Globe, 26th Jul 2016.

Panchaloha idol found in sand heap

(India)

TNN, The Times of India, 26th Jul 2016.

Japan, S. Korea at odds over true ownership of stolen statue

(Japan; South Korea)

Toru Higashioka, The Asahi Shimbun, 26th Jul 2016.

Giant rubber ducky that vanished is found in N.J. park

(United States of America)

Megan Cerullo, Daily News, 25th Jul 2016.

EU countries failing to protect cultural heritage

(General)

EuroEfe, EurActive, 25th Jul 2016.

14 rare idols stolen from Jain temple

(India)

TNN, The Times of India, 24th Jul 2016.

The man who stole Pompey's medals

(Australia)

Caleb Cluff, Bombala Times, 24th Jul 2016.

Temple priest arrested on theft charge

(India)

The Hindu, 24th Jul 2016.

Iran's National Library receives 2 rare Quran manuscripts

(Iran; Germany)

Mehr News Agency, 23rd Jul 2016.

U.S. files complaint to recover Acoma war shield

(United States of America; France)

Anne Constable, Santa Fe New Mexican, 23rd Jul 2016.

सुसनेर के जैन मंदिर से अष्टधातु की 14 मूर्तियां चोरी

(India)

14 sculptures stolen from Jain temple in Susner

Naidunia, 23rd Jul 2016.

Sullia: Theft of temple ornaments - priest arrested in Bengaluru

(India)

Daijiworld Media Network, Daijiworld, 23rd Jul 2016.

Picasso's Weeping Woman: Could mystery of 1986 NGV art heist be solved?

(Australia)

Debbie Cuthbertson, The Sydney Morning Herald, 23rd Jul 2016.

Body armor stolen from Plimoth Plantation

(United States of America)

Rich Harbert, The Enterprise, 22nd Jul 2016.

El abandono y los saqueos arruinan gran parte de la historia industrial de Cantabria

(Spain)

Neglect and looting has ruined much of the industrial history of Cantabria

Álvaro San Miguel, El Diario Montañes, 22nd Jul 2016.

Six temples burgled in one night in Maddur taluk

(India)

TNN, The Times of India, 21st Jul 2016.

'Smugglers' fell sandalwood trees

(India)

TNN, The Times of India, 20th Jul 2016.

Insuring valuables in a changing world: the art and antiques market takes cover

(General)

Ivan Macquisten, Antiques Trade Gazette, 20th Jul 2016.

Indie Designer Takes to Twitter to Accuse Zara of Copying Her Designs

(United States of America)

Yahoo News, 20th Jul 2016.

Ladrones se llevan de iglesia campana de bronce de 200 kilos

(Mexico)

Thieves take bronze church bell of 200 kilos

Manuel Jiménez, El Imparcial, 20th Jul 2016.

मंदिर से चोरी हुए चांदी के छत्र

(India)

Silver crown stolen from temple

Patrika, 19th Jul 2016.

Who Stole These Francis Bacon Masterpieces?

(Spain)

Lizzie Crocker, The Daily Beast, 17th Jul 2016.

Three cops booked for selling stolen goods

(India)

Shafaque Alam, The Times of India, 17th Jul 2016.

मन्दिर से कीमती अष्टधातु की मूर्ति चोरी

(India)

Precious ashtadhatu idol theft from temple

EENadu, 17th Jul 2016.

The rogue's gallery: Subhash Kapoor and India's stolen artefacts

(India)

Arun Janardhanan, The Indian Express, 17th Jul 2016.

El Inai, el INAH y el robo de "arte sacro"

(Mexico)

The INAI, the INAH, and the theft of "sacred art"

Francisco Javier Acuña, Excelsior, 17th Jul 2016.

Nazi Art Loot Returned... to Nazis

(Germany)

Doreen Carvajal, The New York Times, 15th Jul 2016.

Religious artifacts and equipment stolen from Chabad Jewish center of USC

(United States of America)

Alexia Fernandez, Los Angeles Times, 15th Jul 2016.

Looted antique idol recovered in Bargarh

(India)

Orissa Post, 15th Jul 2016.

Theft in temple

(India)

The Hindu, 15th Jul 2016.

Bavarian Parliament Will Investigate Claims that Looted Art Was Returned to Nazis

(Germany)

Eileen Kinsella, ArtNet News, 15th Jul 2016.

Rocks stolen from Gettysburg Battlefield are cursed, repentant thieves confess

(United States of America)

Mari A. Schaefer, Philly.com, 15th Jul 2016.

North Korean diplomats implicated in illegal rhino horn trade – report

(North Korea; Mozambique)

Don Pinnock, The Guardian, 15th Jul 2016.

Can a trove of Native American ruins be saved from eBay and 'white people' ideology?

(United States of America)

Ari Phillips, Fusion, 14th Jul 2016.

Idol robberies rising in Chhattisgarh, allege Congress

(India)

TNN, The Times of India, 14th Jul 2016.

Londoner's Diary: Thieves steal the show from Soho gallery

(United Kingdom)

Evening Standard, 14th Jul 2016.

Gold statues of deities stolen from Penang temple

(Malaysia)

ANN, Asia One, 13th Jul 2016.

Hombre robó imagen de la Virgen del Carmen desde Parroquia Buen Pastor de Los Ángeles

(Chile)

Man steals statue of the Virgen del Carmen from the Buen Pastor church in Los Ángeles

Alejandro Alarcón, Biobio Chile, 13th Jul 2016.

Netanyahu Reportedly Secreted Auschwitz Blueprints to Israel

(Israel)

The Jewish Voice, 13th Jul 2016.

Robos a iglesia católica deben preocupar a la sociedad: Diócesis

(Mexico)

Theft from Catholic churches should worry society: Diocese

Ulises Villar, Quadratin, 13th Jul 2016.

Un año y tres meses por robar en una iglesia rumana de Roquetas

(Spain)

On year and three month for theft from a Romanian church in Roquetas

Diario de Almería, 13th Jul 2016.

Gold goddess idol stolen from temple in Bargarh

(India)

Prameya News, 13th Jul 2016.

Art 'Expert' Vanishes With an Elderly Client's Precious Leonardo da Vinci Sketch

(France)

Naomi Rea, ArtNet News, 12th Jul 2016.

Stolen Southampton zebra sculpture leads art trail parade

(United Kingdom)

BBC News, 12th Jul 2016.

Staff devastated after Civil War artifacts stolen from historic site

(United States of America)

WECT, 12th Jul 2016.

Art Dealer Under Investigation Again as New Evidence Emerges in Case of Stolen Picassos Linked to Yves Bouvier

(France)

Hili Perlson, ArtNet News, 12th Jul 2016.

TN gets back two 1,000-year-old idols smuggled to US

(India)

Yogesh Kabirdoss, The Times of India, 12th Jul 2016.

Ariyalur to America and back: How 2 antique idols returned

(India)

Yogesh Kabirdoss, The Times of India, 12th Jul 2016.

INAH debe entregar documentos sobre robo de piezas de arte

(Mexico)

INAH must release documents about theft of pieces of art

Quadratin, 12th Jul 2016.

भगवान की खोज में एएसआई के नेतृत्व में राजिम पहुंची पुलिस

(India)

Dantewada police looking for stolen idol of god

Naidunia, 12th Jul 2016.

Police seize priceless 2,000-year-old Aphrodite statue in Istanbul

(Turkey)

Doğan News Agency, Hurriyet Daily News, 12th Jul 2016.

Why confiscating idols alone will not break up the smuggling ring thriving in TN

(India)

Divya Karthikeyan, The News Minute, 11th Jul 2016.

DRI crackdown nets huge haul of red sanders, idols

(India)

S. Vijay Kumar, The Hindu, 11th Jul 2016.

Items smuggled under guise of iron goods

(India)

TNN, The Times of India, 11th Jul 2016.

Así se recuperaron 150 piezas preincas que fueron profanadas de la Huaca San Antonio

(Peru)

150 Pre-Inca pieces looted from the Huaca San Antonio have been recovered

Redacción Multimedia, Diario Correo, 10th Jul 2016.

Break-in shuts Brunswick Town/Fort Anderson down until Tuesday

(United States of America)

WETC, 10th Jul 2016.

Chattisgarh: Rare, centuries-old idols stolen from Bhoramdeo temple

(India)

DNA, 9th Jul 2016.

Man Sentenced for Stealing Bones From Iowa's Effigy Mounds in 1990

(United States of America)

John Samuels, CDA News, 9th Jul 2016.

Bantwal: Thieves enter temple at Vittal- decamp with silver, cash

(India)

Daijiworld Media Network, Daijiworld, 8th Jul 2016.

Syria, Colonialism, and the Yale Art Gallery

(United States of America; Syria)

Olivia Paschal, The Politic, 8th Jul 2016.

Kohinoor, the mountain of light

(India)

K.S.S. Seshan, The Hindu, 7th Jul 2016.

Roban una de las campanas de Duález

(Spain)

One of the bell of Duález stolen

David Carrera, El Diario Montañes, 7th Jul 2016.

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

(Canada)

Douglas Quan, National Post, 7th Jul 2016.

How technology is changing the way we tackle art theft

(General)

James Ratcliffe, Apollo, 7th Jul 2016.

Acoma Pueblo sacred shield stolen; Pueblo fights to get it back

(United States of America)

Royale Da, KOAT, 7th Jul 2016.

Lawyer Questions Competence Of Aging Gangster Tied To Infamous Gardner Art Heist

(United States of America)

Edmund H. Mahony, Hartford Courant, 7th Jul 2016.

Netanyahu unwittingly secreted original Auschwitz blueprints to Israel

(Israel; Poland; Germany)

JTA, The Times of Israel, 7th Jul 2016.

कभी गायब होने के बाद खुद लौट आई थी मूर्ति, अब फिर से हुई चोरी

(India)

Historical Idol Of Natraja Stolen From Chhattisgarh Temple

Dainik Bhaskar, 7th Jul 2016.

Kashmiri Pandits protest over vandalization, theft in temples at Valley

(India)

Daily Excelsior, 7th Jul 2016.

Police now say stolen hat didn't belong to Roald Dahl at all

(United Kingdom)

John Siddle, Liverpool Echo, 6th Jul 2016.

Hat belonging to late author Roald Dahl swiped from Southport exhibition

(United Kingdom)

Ben Turner-Le, Liverpool Echo, 6th Jul 2016.

Vessels, puja items stolen from temple

(India)

The Hindu, 6th Jul 2016.

Is Nate Murphy Holding a Dinosaur for Ransom?

(United States of America)

Jacqueline Ronson, Inverse, 5th Jul 2016.

Seven arrested for illegal excavation of ancient clay pots

(Sri Lanka)

Hiru News, 5th Jul 2016.

Conservators issue warning after reports of metal detecting at Link Common

(United Kingdom)

Malvern Observer, 5th Jul 2016.

What Central Africa's War on Poaching Can Teach Us About Fighting the Plunder of Antiquities

(Tanzania; South Africa; Kenya)

Christopher Jones, Hyperallergic, 5th Jul 2016.

Those Italian Artifacts Actually Were Looted, Danish Museum Now Says

(Denmark; Italy)

Elisabetta Povoledo, The New York Times, 5th Jul 2016.

Report: Decades of cover-up followed Iowa theft of native American bones

(United States of America)

Christina Beck, The Christian Science Monitor, 5th Jul 2016.

Roban más de 6 mil 871 bienes culturales en 18 años

(Mexico)

More than 6871 cultural items stolen in 18 years.

Olinka Valdez, Milenio, 5th Jul 2016.

Theft of ancient bones a 'debacle' for National Park Service

(United States of America)

Associated Press, The Daily Mail, 4th Jul 2016.

Giacometti art trove at centre of Franco-Swiss legal tussle

(Switzerland; France)

Reuters, The Daily Mail, 4th Jul 2016.

Egypt retrieves Abbasid artifacts from London auction house

(Egypt; United Kingdom)

Egypt Independent, 4th Jul 2016.

Authorities combine to catch antiquities thieves

(Israel)

Arutz Sheva, 4th Jul 2016.

Third Hindu temple in Penang vandalised

(Malaysia)

R. Sekaran, The Star, 4th Jul 2016.

Over 200 artefacts recovered from idol smuggler's bungalow

(India)

R. Srikanth, The Hindu, 4th Jul 2016.

Evidence mounts two National Gallery of Australia sculptures may have been looted

(Australia; India)

ABC Australia, 4th Jul 2016.

Two more antiquities may have to be returned by the National Gallery of Australia to India

(Australia; India)

Sally Pryor, The Sydney Morning Herald, 4th Jul 2016.

Detienen a sujeto acusado por robo a iglesia de Xalapa

(Mexico)

Suspect accused of robbing a Xalapa church arrested

Gary Montes, Imagen del Golfo, 3rd Jul 2016.

Vandals steal items from World War II memorial in Fall River

(United States of America)

Neil Remiesiewicz, WPRI, 3rd Jul 2016.

Parks, sites get looted, overrun

(United States of America)

Bo Petersen, The Post and Courier, 3rd Jul 2016.

Castle Cary man claimed £8,500 painting theft was 'drunken prank'

(United Kingdom)

Western Gazette, Somerset Live, 3rd Jul 2016.

Pakistan's Vanishing History

(Pakistan)

Daud Khattak, The Diplomat, 2nd Jul 2016.

Dive company focus of SBI criminal probe

(United States of America)

Cheryl Burke, Carteret County News-Times, 1st Jul 2016.

'That's our alien!' Owner recognizes 'sexy alien beast' abducted in theft

(United States of America)

Scott Sistek, Komo News, 1st Jul 2016.

To Cite or to Steal? When a Scholarly Project Turns Up in a Gallery

(United Kingdom)

Kevin L. Ferguson, Hyperallergic, 30th Jun 2016.

40 years later, search continues for Rockwell painting stolen from New Jersey home

(United States of America)

Philly Voice, 30th Jun 2016.

HC to hear plea on irregularities in National Art Gallery

(India)

Press Trust of India, The Hindu, 30th Jun 2016.

5-star hotel employee held for temple theft

(India)

TNN, The Times of India, 29th Jun 2016.

Japanese-Canadians' stolen history brought to light

(Canada)

Richard Watts, Times Colonist, 29th Jun 2016.

As search for missing Union Station benches continues, Springfield officials contact Putnam Academy, hoping students can rebuild them

(United States of America)

Kim Kinney, Mass Live, 29th Jun 2016.

Uniform, military medals of late WWII POW stolen from his family in Fort Worth

(United States of America)

Liz Farmer, The Dallas Morning News, 29th Jun 2016.

ART: Thieves walk off with gallery paintings

(United States of America)

Cassie Ruud, The News Guard, 29th Jun 2016.

Former police officer pleads guilty to stealing painting from Governor's Mansion

(United States of America)

Ed Treleven, Wisconsin State Journal, 29th Jun 2016.

Bavaria Sold Nazi Looted Art Back to Nazis: Report

(Germany)

Guelda Voien, Observer, 28th Jun 2016.

Homer Watson reproduction stolen from Waterloo library

(Canada)

Ryan Flanagan, CTV, 28th Jun 2016.

Robbers strike close to PMB family's heart

(South Africa)

Kailene Pillay, News 24, 28th Jun 2016.

Painting worth thousands stolen from cottage

(United Kingdom)

ITV News, 28th Jun 2016.

Two arrested after art theft attempt at airport

(United States of America)

Kassandra Parisi, Spotlight News, 28th Jun 2016.

Ford dealership uses art from Firewatch for ad – without permission, of course

(United States of America)

Kris Ligman, ZAM, 28th Jun 2016.

Metal detectorist who struck gold with Bronze Age ring during illegal search is fined after touting it to a museum

(United Kingdom)

The Telegraph, 27th Jun 2016.

$2K Mural on East River Waterfront Stolen Days After it Was Unveiled

(United States of America)

Dartunorro Clark, DNA Info, 27th Jun 2016.

Unique sculpture mysteriously missing from Albuquerque art gallery

(United States of America)

Haley Rush, KRQE News, 26th Jun 2016.

Connoisseur of art who turned temple raider

(India)

Srikkanth Dhasarathy, The New Indian Express, 26th Jun 2016.

Art student's agony as degree show submission is stolen

(United Kingdom)

Eddie Nisbet, STV, 25th Jun 2016.

Stolen University of Victoria native art recovered

(Canada)

Mary Griffin, CHEK, 25th Jun 2016.

Theft at two temples

(India)

The Hindu, 25th Jun 2016.

Police arrest idol smuggler, seize 9 ancient statues

(India)

TNN, The Times of India, 25th Jun 2016.

Remains of 18 people stolen from cemetery in Stratford

(United States of America)

Katie Harris, Fox, 24th Jun 2016.

So, Those Cool Souvenirs You Bought on Vacay Might Not Actually Be Legit

(General)

Katie A. Paul, Yahoo News, 24th Jun 2016.

Central Security Department in Tripoli retrieves artifacts stolen from Tripoli's Old Town

(Libya)

The Libya Observer, 24th Jun 2016.

Stolen paintings found in Wicklow ditch to be auctioned in London

(Ireland; United Kingdom)

Michael Parsons, The Irish Times, 24th Jun 2016.

बंद रहा दरवाजा और मंदिर से देवताओं की मूर्ति चुरा ले गए चोर

(India)

Thieves steal statues of the gods from temple in Madhubani

Pradesh 18, 24th Jun 2016.

Robbery attempt at Marakathambiga Sundarashwarar Temple caught on camera

(India)

DNA, 24th Jun 2016.

Assisted living center worker accused of stealing antiques, keepsakes

(United States of America)

Hannah Schwarz, Journal Sentinel, 24th Jun 2016.

Police appeal for witnesses after thieves steal lead from Hillhouse Parish Church roof

(United Kingdom)

Kirsten Mcstay, Daily Record, 24th Jun 2016.

Art heist or misplaced masterpiece? Missing painting baffles Nelson artist

(New Zealand)

Tim O'Connell, Stuff.co.nz, 23rd Jun 2016.

Treasure hunter fined for stealing ancient gold ring

(United Kingdom)

Mid Sussex Times, 23rd Jun 2016.

Thieves cause £20,000 of damage to one of Stockton's most historic buildings

(United Kingdom)

Chris Webber, The Northern Echo, 23rd 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.

Roban joyas y causan daños por valor de 90.000 euros en la parroquia de la Trinidad

(Spain)

Jewels robbed and 90,000 euros of damage caused in the parish church of Trinidad

Juan Cano, Diario Sur, 23rd Jun 2016.

8 Art Thefts That Went Wrong

(General)

Abigail Cain, Artsy, 22nd Jun 2016.

Artwork stolen from library gallery

(United States of America)

Kristen McEwan, Daily Herald, 22nd Jun 2016.

Art dealer arrested in Chennai for suspected temple artefacts theft

(India)

AFP, Hindustan Times, 22nd Jun 2016.

चोरों ने बनाया मठ को निशाना, एक साथ चुराईं अष्टधातु की आधा दर्जन मूर्तियां

(India)

Thieves stole statues of gods from temple in Muzaffarpur

Pradesh 18, 22nd Jun 2016.

Panchaloha Idol, Materials Stolen from Mariamma Temple

(India)

Mangalorean News, 21st Jun 2016.

Snapchat Is (Allegedly) Back at It Again With Plagiarized Filters

(General)

Cordelia Tai, The Fashion Spot, 21st Jun 2016.

Detrás del tráfico ilegal de piezas arqueológicas opera un círculo vicioso de poder: Renfrew

(General)

A vicious circle operates behind the illegal trafficking of archaeological objects: Renfrew

Paula Carrizosa, La Journada de Oriente, 21st Jun 2016.

Govt has no record of artefacts stolen during militancy years

(India)

Sumit Hakhoo, The Tribune, 21st 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.

9/11 Memorial by Concho River destroyed; steel stolen

(United States of America)

Standard-Times, 21st Jun 2016.

Man arrested in theft of trailer containing $250,000 in artwork by Matisse and Chagall

(United States of America)

Veronica Rocha, Los Angeles Times, 21st Jun 2016.

Viking axe mystery ends in student bloodshed on streets

(United Kingdom)

Carmarthen Journal, South Wales Evening Post, 21st Jun 2016.

Japan Mint employee nabbed in theft of 15 kg gold bar

(Japan)

Tokyo Reporter, 20th Jun 2016.

Antique store worker returns stolen icon to Wichita church

(United States of America)

Emily Younger, KSN, 20th Jun 2016.

Muhammad Ali tribute mural stolen at Birmingham centre

(United Kingdom)

BBC News, 20th Jun 2016.

Arrests in Bulgaria over paintings stolen near Billy Connolly's former home

(United Kingdom; Bulgaria)

Martin Williams, The Herald, 20th Jun 2016.

Ladrones roban imagen de una virgen bañada en oro en casa cural de Cartago

(Costa Rica)

Thieves steal statue of the virgin decorated with gold in the rectory of Carthage

Katherine Chaves, La Nación, 20th Jun 2016.

Connoisseur & Smuggler: The 84-year-old art dealer and his collection of 'stolen' idols in Chennai

(India)

Arun Janardhanan, The Indian Express, 20th Jun 2016.

War hero's medals stolen from son on the train returning from his funeral

(United Kingdom)

Tristan Cork, Bristol Post, 19th Jun 2016.

Spanish police nab 2 in possession of 10,000 stolen artworks

(Spain)

Associated Press, The Daily Mail, 18th Jun 2016.

Thieves strip lead off East Meon church roof

(United Kingdom)

BBC News, 17th Jun 2016.

Icon stolen from Wichita church

(United States of America)

Lara Korte, The Wichita Eagle, 17th Jun 2016.

Cracking down on idol-looters

(India)

The Hindu, 17th Jun 2016.

How Indigenous artists are taking back what the fashion industry stole

(Canada)

Leah Collins, CBC, 17th Jun 2016.

TN temple officials see if seized idols match stolen ones

(India)

Press Trust of India, Business Standard, 17th Jun 2016.

'Set up judicial commission to probe idol thefts'

(India)

The Hindu, 17th Jun 2016.

Cusco: Falsos arqueólogos realizan excavaciones en centro arqueológicos

(Peru)

Cusco: Fake archaeologists excavate at archaeological site

El Popular, 16th Jun 2016.

Gravesite looted in Harrison County

(United States of America)

Katie Bauer, Wave 3, 16th Jun 2016.

Lobengula spear 'thief' nabbed

(Zimbabwe)

Nqobile Tshili, Chronicle, 16th Jun 2016.

Chennai offices had no role in probe of stolen idols: ASI

(India)

K. Maniandan, The Hindu, 16th Jun 2016.

Villagers in court over stolen statue

(China; Netherlands)

Xinhua, Shanghai Daily, 16th Jun 2016.

HR and CE department launches idol survey in 4,000 temples

(India)

The Hindu, 16th Jun 2016.

Idols in unprotected temples easy pickings for smugglers

(India)

R. Srikanth, The Hindu, 16th Jun 2016.

Amber Room not found in Poland so far — explorers

(Poland; Russia)

TASS, 15th Jun 2016.

Not a scam: statue owner

(Canada)

Jessica Kerr, Delta Optimist, 15th Jun 2016.

Catching up with a master smuggler

(India)

R. Srikanth, The Hindu, 15th Jun 2016.

HR and CE Department ups security to protect temple assets, idols

(India)

Express News Service, The New Indian Express, 15th Jun 2016.

More than 700 Archaeologists Urge Obama to Protect Bear Ears Cultural Area

(United States of America)

Popular Archaeology, 15th Jun 2016.

Lumbees of NC sue Anheuser-Busch over trademark use in Budweiser ads

(United States of America)

Anne Blythe, News Observer, 14th Jun 2016.

Valuable 16th century silver stolen in church raid

(United Kingdom)

ITV News, 14th Jun 2016.

Fight between Pittsburgh man, Notre Dame over half million dollars of early American art moves to federal court

(United States of America)

Brian Bowling, TribLive, 14th Jun 2016.

Copper worth thousands stolen from roof of St Mary's Church in Clothall, Baldock

(United Kingdom)

Hertfordshire Mercury, 14th Jun 2016.

'Hundreds of Bihar antiquities are still in foreign museums'

(India)

Pranav Chaudhary, The Times of India, 14th Jun 2016.

Austrian Supreme Court Accuses Franz West Private Foundation Of Embezzlement

(Austria)

Henri Neuendorf, ArtNet News, 14th Jun 2016.

Octogenarian's computer may hold key to big idol ring

(India)

A. Selvaraj, The Times of India, 14th Jun 2016.

Bears Ears Cultural Area: The Most Vulnerable U.S. Site for Looting, Vandalism, and Grave Robbing

(United States of America)

Jenny Rowland, Center for American Progress, 13th Jun 2016.

Officials to carry out raids in idol smuggler's Karnataka properties

(India)

TNN, The Times of India, 13th Jun 2016.

King Lobengula stolen 'golden spear' a replica

(Zimbabwe)

Joel Tsvakwi, Bulawayo 24, 12th Jun 2016.

'Badass Librarians' Foil al Qaeda, Save Ancient Manuscripts

(Mali)

Simon Worrall, National Geographic, 12th Jun 2016.

Man arrested after Bronze-Age pots found

(Cyprus)

Cyprus Mail, 9th Jun 2016.

Lobengula Spear, Artefacts Stolen

(Zimbabwe)

Zim Eye, 9th Jun 2016.

Whistle stolen from Museum of East Anglian Life steam engine exhibit

(United Kingdom)

Tom Potter, East Anglian Daily Times, 9th Jun 2016.

Tres detenidos por 35 robos en colegios e iglesias

(Spain)

Three arrested for 35 robberies in schools and churches

Europa Press, 9th Jun 2016.

Denuncias de INAH por ataques a zonas arqueológicas del estado

(Mexico)

INAH criticised over attacks to archaeological sites in the state

Jorge Martínez, Criterio, 9th Jun 2016.

Police clueless on Thanjavur temple theft

(India)

Gokul Rajendranl, The Times of India, 9th Jun 2016.

Who owns ancient artefacts?

(General)

Al Jazeera, 8th Jun 2016.

Experts help Geneva free port crack down on stolen loot

(Switzerland)

Swiss Info, 8th Jun 2016.

'Misleading' Modigliani Case Shows Need for Free Port Disclosure

(Switzerland)

Bloomberg, Swiss Info, 8th Jun 2016.

Tricornios contra expoliadores

(Spain)

Tricorns Against Plunder

E. Gancedo, Diario de León, 8th Jun 2016.

Mega heist at Thanjai temple

(India)

Express News Service, The New Indian Express, 8th Jun 2016.

ASI team inspects idols seized from smuggler

(India)

TNN, The Times of India, 7th Jun 2016.

Buen Pastor: "Robaron las obras y se pintaron murales falsos"

(Argentina)

Buen Pastor: Artworks stolen and fake murals painted

CBA 24, 6th Jun 2016.

Driver smuggled antiquities in Norwegian Ambassador's car

(Israel; Palestine; Jordan)

Ari Soffer, Israel National News, 6th Jun 2016.

Idol stolen in Tirupur turns out to be fake, three suspected smugglers released

(India)

TNN, The Times of India, 6th Jun 2016.

Archaeologists frustrated as 'Night hawks' swoop on East Hampshire dig

(United Kingdom)

Petersfield Post, 6th Jun 2016.

Relic of Pope John Paul II stolen from Cologne Cathedral

(Germany)

Reuters, Business Insider, 5th Jun 2016.

Thiruverumbur police recovers stone idols of Hindu deities from Cauvery river

(India)

TNN, The Times of India, 5th Jun 2016.

"Gnome Heist" Public Sculpture Stolen From Florida Art Museum Late Thursday Night: Museum Offers $500 Reward For Safe Return

(United States of America)

Artiholics, 4th Jun 2016.

Bill to punish grave robbers sent to governor's desk

(United States of America)

AP Reporting, WWL, 4th Jun 2016.

BYU-Idaho students warned by cops after replacing stolen painting with dead rabbit

(United States of America)

Stephan Rockefeller, Fox, 4th Jun 2016.

Spoils of War: Black market robust for military artifacts stolen from public displays

(United States of America)

Cristina Corbin, Fox, 4th Jun 2016.

Thieves Who Stole Warhol Prints From Springfield Art Museum Were Likely 'Amateurs'

(United States of America)

Laura Spencer, KCUR, 3rd Jun 2016.

Historic coins stolen from museum

(Bermuda)

Sarah Lagan, The Royal Gazette, 3rd Jun 2016.

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

(Canada)

Marcie Good, BC Business, 3rd Jun 2016.

PLUNDERED: Stone thefts are stripping away our heritage

(United Kingdom)

Karen Pickering, Telegraph & Argus, 3rd Jun 2016.

Art Museum theft shows limits of public money

(United States of America)

Springfield News Leader, 3rd Jun 2016.

Questions raised after famous statue disappears in Ankara

(Turkey)

Hurriyet Daily News, 3rd Jun 2016.

Missing taxidermy sheep reappears – without its clothes

(United States of America)

Jonathan Romeo, The Durango Herald, 3rd Jun 2016.

Jail for woman who plundered famous photo prints

(United States of America)

Justine McDaniel, Philly.com, 3rd Jun 2016.

Priest nabbed for robbing churches

(Greece)

eKathimerini, 2nd Jun 2016.

Stolen Art From Dead City Museum Creator Located

(United States of America)

CBS, 2nd Jun 2016.

Pricey Painting Found

(United States of America)

CBS, 2nd Jun 2016.

Ancient stela lost after discovery

(Turkey)

Ömer Erbil, Hurriyet Daily News, 2nd Jun 2016.

Rare 'Inverted Jenny' Stamp Stolen in 1955 Returned

(United States of America)

Tracy Connor, NBC, 2nd Jun 2016.

Motion filed to drop charges in museum gem theft

(United States of America)

News Net 5, 2nd Jun 2016.

Complejo arqueológico Narihualá en riesgo por falta de cerco

(Peru)

Archaeological site of Narihualá at risk due to lack of fence

Ralph Zapata, El Comercio, 2nd Jun 2016.

Arqueólogos piden apoyo "decidido" a las administraciones para detener el expolio del yacimiento de Malamoneda en Toledo

(Spain)

Archaeologists ask administration for support to stop the looting of the site of Malamoneda in Toledo

Europa Press, La Vanguardia, 2nd Jun 2016.

Cops tracking Kaluchari-era missing idols in US

(India)

TNN, The Times of India, 2nd Jun 2016.

Idol worth lakhs stolen from Jain Temple

(India)

The Hitavada, 1st Jun 2016.

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

(Canada)

Ryan Ross, The Guardian, 1st Jun 2016.

Egypt's National Committee for the Repatriation of Stolen Antiquities resumes activities

(Egypt)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 1st Jun 2016.

Syrian troops looting ancient city Palmyra, says archaeologist

(Syria)

AFP, The Guardian, 1st Jun 2016.

Two arrested after two-month crime spree at east Norfolk churches

(United Kingdom)

Geraldine Scott, Evening News 24, 1st Jun 2016.

Idol smuggling gang busted

(India)

Vivek Narayanan, The Hindu, 1st Jun 2016.

Five Bronze Busts Stolen from Athens Cultural Center

(Greece)

Kerry Kolasa-Sikiaridi, Greek Reporter, 31st May 2016.

Roban valiosa imagen en parroquia de Itá

(Paraguay)

Valuable icon stolen from the church of Itá

ABC Paraguay, 31st May 2016.

Beloved 'little old lady' public art stolen from Hughes shops

(Australia)

Kim Lester, ABC Australia, 31st May 2016.

Ukranian art buyer hands back stolen Dutch masterpiece

(Ukraine; Netherlands)

AFP, 7 News, 31st May 2016.

Is this Dutch Artist Accusing Duke Riley of Pigeon Plagiarism?

(United States of America)

Brian Boucher, ArtNet News, 31st May 2016.

Sale of Depression-era painting draws a federal lawsuit

(United States of America)

Associated Press, The Daily Mail, 31st May 2016.

How much money is ISIS actually making from looted art?

(Iraq; Syria)

Fiona Rose-Greenland, The Conversation, 31st May 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.

Kiwanis Club seeks return of missing train items

(United States of America)

Sherese A. Gore, The News & Advance, 30th May 2016.

US hails 'small victory' as Paris auction withdraws Native American shield

(United States of America; France)

France 24, 30th May 2016.

Paris auction house cancels sale of Acoma shield

(United States of America; France)

Michael Coleman, Albuquerque Journal, 30th May 2016.

Rangers hunt looters who desecrated Civil War battlefield

(United States of America)

Bruce Leshan, WUSA, 30th May 2016.

Acoma shield being auctioned in Paris

(United States of America; France)

Michael Coleman, Albuquerque Journal, 30th May 2016.

Silver articles stolen from temple

(India)

The Hans India, 29th May 2016.

Archaeology Dept. ramps up security at Qutub Shahi Tombs, in the wake of Sandal Wood theft

(India)

The Siasat Daily, 29th May 2016.

La Policía recupera un óleo de Berruguete del siglo XVI robado a una iglesia de Lantadilla (Palencia)

(Spain)

Police recover a 16th century Berruguete painting stolen from a Lantadilla church (Palencia)

EcoDiario, 29th May 2016.

The mystery of the missing Great Miami Hurricane historical marker

(United States of America)

Jenny Staletovich, Miami Herald, 28th May 2016.

Civil War battlefield looted, described as 'crime scene'

(United States of America)

Andreas Preuss, CNN, 28th May 2016.

Art, coins and stamps snatched from Sydney property

(Australia)

The Daily Telegraph, 28th May 2016.

'An affront to the memory of people who fought': Looters dig up a Civil War battlefield

(United States of America)

Elahe Izadi, The Washington Post, 28th May 2016.

Spanish police make arrests over stolen Francis Bacon works

(Spain)

Nadia Khomami, The Guardian, 28th May 2016.

Several pieces of art stolen from E.L. festival recovered

(United States of America)

RJ Wolcott, Lansing State Journal, 27th May 2016.

Roban las coronas de la patrona y la Esperanza de Hinojos

(Spain)

The crowns of the patron saint and the Esperanza of Hinojos stolen

José Javier Comas Rodríguez, Pasión en Sevilla, 27th May 2016.

The Latest: Officials say Acoma shield was stolen years ago

(United States of America; France)

Associated Press, Yahoo News, 27th May 2016.

Police: $25K oil painting stolen from Connecticut home

(United States of America)

Associated Press, The Washington Times, 27th May 2016.

Silver crowns of deities stolen from Jatashankar Devalaya in Telangkhedi

(India)

Nagpur Today, 27th May 2016.

Infamous artifact thief John Tillman granted day parole extension

(Canada)

Heide Pearson, Global News, 26th May 2016.

Up to 40 antique wooden benches valued at more than $100K stolen from Springfield's Union Station

(United States of America)

Patrick Johnson, Mass Live, 26th May 2016.

Heinrich: Halt French Auction of Sacred Native American Artifacts

(United States of America; France)

Martin Heinrich, KRWG, 26th May 2016.

$25,000 oil painting stolen from Suffield home

(United States of America)

Anthony Fay, WWLP, 25th May 2016.

Milton Keynes community rally to replace stolen singing frog statue

(United Kingdom)

OneMK, 25th May 2016.

Guccifer, Who Revealed George W. Bush's Secret Life as a Painter, Pleads Guilty to Hacking

(United States of America)

Brian Boucher, ArtNet News, 25th May 2016.

Native Americans implore France to halt artifact sale: 'It harkens to slave auctions'

(United States of America; France)

David Smith, The Guardian, 25th May 2016.

10 sandalwood trees stolen from Qutb Shahi tombs premises

(India)

The Hindu, 25th May 2016.

Yankees fire Yankee Stadium security guard who stole memorabilia

(United States of America)

Nathaniel Vinton, Daily News, 25th May 2016.

Priceless antiques missing from Peshawar museum: confrontation between ACE and Directorate of Archaeology

(Pakistan)

Daily Times, 25th May 2016.

Picasso vase worth $30K stolen from art gallery

(United States of America)

Tina Moore, New York Post, 24th May 2016.

Lo condenan a un año de cárcel por robar campana de iglesia

(Mexico)

Sentenced to one year in prison for stealing bell

El Pueblo, 24th May 2016.

Old Fort burglarized in Fort Madison, Iowa

(United States of America)

Jeff Whitten, KWQC, 24th May 2016.

Paintings stolen during East Lansing Art Festival

(United States of America)

R.J. Wolcott, Detroit Free Press, 24th May 2016.

Kuvempu Prathisthana seeks replica of stolen medal

(India)

The Hindu, 24th May 2016.

New charges for target of Gardner heist probe

(United States of America)

Milton J. Valencia, The Boston Globe, 24th May 2016.

Native Americans step up fight over sacred object auctions

(United States of America; France)

AFP, The Daily Mail, 24th May 2016.

La Media Luna, 4 décadas de saqueos

(Mexico)

Media Luna, 4 decades of looting

Alfredo Espinosa Estrada, El Sol de San Luis, 23rd May 2016.

Indignación en El Santuario por robo en parroquia Nuestra Señora de Chiquinquirá

(Colombia)

Outrage in El Santuario because of robbery in the church of Nuestra Señora de Chiquinquirá

Carlos Mario Gómez, Colombiano, 23rd May 2016.

First World War sea graves hit by 'industrial-scale looting'

(United Kingdom; Germany; Denmark)

Mark Duell, The Daily Mail, 23rd May 2016.

Ocultar los elementos de valor de los templos a partir de ahora, una de las soluciones

(Spain)

Hide the valuable items of the churches from now on, one of the solutions

Ángel García, Zamora 24 Horas, 23rd May 2016.

El Gobierno admite el robo en 58 iglesias de Zamora entre febrero y mayo

(Spain)

The Government admits to robberies of 58 churches in Zamora between February and May.

I. Gómez, La Opinión de Zamora, 23rd May 2016.

No paran robos de campanas en Tasquillo

(Mexico)

Robbery of bells in Tasquillo not stopped

El Sol de Hidalgo, 22nd May 2016.

Temple theft case: two arrested

(India)

Express News Service, The New Indian Express, 22nd May 2016.

No fue Thomas Crown, fue un butronero: el perfil del ladrón de arte en España

(Spain)

Not Thomas Crown, but a hole-maker: the profile of an art thief in Spain

Rebeca Fernández, El Confidencial, 22nd May 2016.

Theft of Qur'an with Aurangzeb seal in 2003: HC seeks case records

(India)

D. A. Rashid, Greater Kashmir, 21st May 2016.

NU authorities blame Kumar for delay in missing coins probe

(India)

The Times of India, The Times of Israel, 21st May 2016.

Diver fined for shipwreck plunder

(Finland)

YLE, 20th May 2016.

NU finally lodges police complaint for missing coins

(India)

The Times of India, 20th May 2016.

Seven arrested after violent £2.7m art and jewellery heist at Bulmer family's Somerset home

(United Kingdom)

L. Churchill, Bristol Post, 20th May 2016.

How a $1 million Patek Phillipe watch sparked a decades-long dispute

(Ethiopia; Sudan; Switzerland)

Hugo Miller, The Star, 20th May 2016.

Looting rife, heritage sites destroyed: The state of Syria's history

(Syria)

Lizzie Porter, Middle East Eye, 20th May 2016.

Red list prepared for Syrian artifacts

(Syria; Turkey)

Hurriyet Daily News, 20th May 2016.

Inquiry report points out irregularities in Peshawar Museum

(Pakistan)

The News, 20th May 2016.

Malden man arrested in connection to stolen museum artifacts

(United States of America)

Allison Twaits, KFVS12, 19th May 2016.

Lust for Loot: Collecting Is Driving the Demand for Plunder

(General)

Sarah Parcak, National Geographic, 19th May 2016.

Stolen Chalice Remains Missing

(United Kingdom)

Rebecca Cain, Hereford Times, 19th May 2016.

Hurtan pinturas en templo católico de Alegría, Usulután

(El Salvador)

Paintings stolen from catholic church of Alegría, Usulután

Carlos Segovia, El Salvador, 19th May 2016.

Berlin's lost Renaissance sculptures rediscovered in the Pushkin Museum

(Russia; Germany)

Catherine Hickley, The Art Newspaper, 19th May 2016.

'Audacious' theft of £35,000 of jewellery from Mount Stewart

(United Kingdom)

News Letter, 19th May 2016.

Tracking down Warhol's stolen 'Campbell's Soup' prints

(United States of America)

Laura Spencer, Marketplace, 18th May 2016.

Cops nab man accused of stealing church painting

(United States of America)

Gabrielle Fonrouge, New York Post, 18th May 2016.

PM Groysman orders audit of cultural artefacts after theft of incunabula

(Ukraine)

Ukrinform, 18th May 2016.

Cuban suspected of major art theft to be extradited

(Cuba; Greece)

Yiannis Souliotis, eKathimerini, 18th May 2016.

Más de medio centenar de templos, asaltados desde el mes de marzo

(Spain)

More than 50 churches attacked since the month of March

Alejandro Bermudez, La Opinión de Zamora, 18th May 2016.

Art thief sentenced in 'Afghan Girl' heist

(United States of America)

Shane Benjamin, The Durango Herald, 17th May 2016.

'Fat woman' who repeatedly hit herself on the head helped steal paintings worth more than £1,000

(United Kingdom)

Dan Russell, Nottingham Post, 16th May 2016.

Steal This Fork: An Artist Spent 15 Years Stealing Silverware Used by the 1%

(Australia)

DJ Pangburn, The Creator's Project, 16th May 2016.

Robo arqueológico se dispara en el país

(Mexico)

Archaeological theft on the rise in the country

El Universal, El Diario, 16th May 2016.

मंदिर से नकदी सहित लाखों के आभूषण चोरी

(India)

Ornaments Cash Stolen From Temple In Bilaspur

Amar Ujala, 16th May 2016.

Police launch appeal after church silver worth more than £3,000 stolen from Cambridgeshire village

(United Kingdom)

Florence Sneed, Cambridge News, 16th May 2016.

Ante robos, INAH y Arquidiócesis de Xalapa elaboran catálogo de bienes religiosos

(Mexico)

After robberies, INAH and Archdiocese of Xalapa prepare an inventory of religious art

Rogelio Hernández, El Democata, 16th May 2016.

Uncharted 4: is the looter-adventurer character a type of cultural appropriation?

(General)

Anna Turner, The Guardian, 16th May 2016.

Ukraine's first printed book stolen from library

(Ukraine)

Ukraine Today, 16th May 2016.

YouTube pranksters jailed after 'terrifying' fake art heist

(United Kingdom)

Court News, The Guardian, 16th May 2016.

Los ladrones roban y provocan serios daños en el santuario de la Carballeda, en Rionegro

(Spain)

Thieves steal from and cause serious damage to the sanctuary of Carballeda in Rionegro

La Opinión de Zamora, 16th May 2016.

Lost and found: The twisted tale of Hobcaw Barony's stolen art

(United States of America)

Adam Parker, The Post and Courier, 16th May 2016.

Roban campanario de iglesia en Tasquillo

(Mexico)

Bells stolen from church in Tasquillo

El Sol de Hidalgo, 15th May 2016.

Police search for man who stole religious icon from Manhattan church

(United States of America)

Dray Clark, ABC United States, 15th May 2016.

Retired FBI agent shares insight on notorious Boston art heist

(United States of America)

Jim Sullivan, Portland Press Herald, 15th May 2016.

Se dispara 1,000%robo arqueológico en el país

(Mexico)

Archaeological theft in the country exceeded by 1000%

Alejandro Melgoza, El Universal, 15th May 2016.

Man buys stolen World War I cannon without knowing

(United States of America)

Daniel Francis, Pulse, 14th May 2016.

Estonia hands over stolen Viking-era sword to Ukraine (photos)

(Ukraine; Estonia; Russia; Belarus)

Ukraine Today, 14th May 2016.

CHTHO asks Iranians abroad to report smuggled artifacts

(Iran)

Tehran Times, 14th May 2016.

Sword stolen from Tippecanoe Co. Courthouse statue

(United States of America)

Joseph Paul, JCOnline, 13th May 2016.

How Tomb Raiders Are Stealing Our History

(General)

Tom Mueller, National Geographic, 13th May 2016.

Solapan en Kanasín saqueo arqueológico

(Mexico)

Archaeological looting in Kanasín

Ana Hernández, Sipse, 13th May 2016.

Zamora, en jaque por los continuos robos en su patrimonio religioso

(Spain)

Zamora held in check by continuous robberies of its religious heritage

Alberto Ferreras, ABC España, 13th May 2016.

NU to seek legal opinion over filing FIR in missing coins case

(India)

Vaibhav Ganjapure, The Times of India, 13th May 2016.

Chiclayo: Delincuentes roban iglesia por segunda vez

(Peru)

Chiclayo: Criminals rob church for second time

Perú21, 12th May 2016.

Thefts of idols on rise in Bhaktapur

(Nepal)

Himalayan News Service, The Himalayan Times, 12th May 2016.

Ukraine recovers 17 paintings stolen from Verona museum

(Ukraine; Italy)

Reuters, 12th May 2016.

Life-sized zebra sculpture 'stolen' in Southampton

(United Kingdom)

BBC News, 11th May 2016.

After theft of Lincoln's hand, museum to get security cameras

(United States of America)

Mike Frey, Daily Journal, 11th May 2016.

Charity Whose Leader Was Attacked With Lye Closes

(United States of America)

Andy Newman, The New York Times, 11th May 2016.

पुलिस ने मंदिर में चोरी का किया खुलासा, एक गिरफ्तार

(India)

Jhansi Police Solves a Temple Robbery Case

Patrika, 11th May 2016.

Así fue saqueado un cementerio indígena de Santander

(Colombia)

Indigenous cemetery in Santander looted

Entorno Inteligente, 11th May 2016.

Ancient Brahmayani statues stolen from Bhaktapur temple

(Nepal)

Rastriya Samachar Samiti, The Himalayan Times, 11th May 2016.

Two charged in Chihuly statue theft

(United States of America)

Anna Lee, Greenville Online, 10th May 2016.

UT departments told to prepare inventory of heritage furniture

(India)

Ramkrishan Upadhyay, The Tribune, 10th May 2016.

ಈಶ್ವರಮಂಗಲ: ಪಂಚಲಿಂಗೇಶ್ವರ ದೇವಸ್ಥಾನಕ್ಕೆ ಕಳ್ಳರ ಕನ್ನ

(India)

Isvaramangala: thieves break into the temple

Vijay Karnataka, 10th May 2016.

Antique dealer who plundered churches for profit jailed

(United Kingdom)

Steven Morris, The Guardian, 10th May 2016.

Obama signs into law new restrictions on Syrian antiquities

(United States of America; Syria)

Bradley Klapper, Stars and Stripes, 9th May 2016.

Painting worth £10,000 allegedly stolen from Somerset gallery

(United Kingdom)

Western Gazette, 9th May 2016.

Tomb raiders: Far from the glamour of Lara Croft and Indiana Jones, these are thieves with a history of being difficult to legislate against

(Hong Kong)

South China Morning Post, 9th May 2016.

The Heritage Warriors

(India)

Gargi Gupta, DNA, 8th May 2016.

Getting back the bronzes of Sivapuram Natarajar temple

(India)

Latha Iyer, Performance Gurus, 8th May 2016.

Stolen Three Century Old Violin Mysteriously Returned

(United States of America)

Steven Sukkau, Pembina Valley Online, 8th May 2016.

The Ins and Outs of Stolen Art, Explained

(United States of America)

Leila Amineddoleh, Artsy, 7th May 2016.

Police make deal with suspected art thief, angering artist

(United States of America)

Rob Low, KDVR, 7th May 2016.

Six items stolen from chapels still missing

(Malta)

Sarah Carabott, Times of Malta, 6th May 2016.

Theft in temple in Siddapura

(India)

The Hindu, 6th May 2016.

BLM wants to pay people who help find looters, vandals

(United States of America)

Brian Maffly, The Salt Lake Tribune, 6th May 2016.

Bosnia Urged to Tackle Art Trafficking

(Bosnia)

Rodolfo Toe, Balkan Insight, 6th May 2016.

Roban objetos de incalculable valor histórico de la iglesia de Capiatá

(Paraguay)

Objects of incalculable historical value stolen from church of Capiatá

ABC Paraguay, 6th May 2016.

El robo en la necrópolis de Elorrio abre el debate sobre la protección del patrimonio

(Spain)

Theft in the necropolis of Elorrio starts debate about the protection of heritage

Alain Salterain, Deia, 6th May 2016.

If the Gardner Paintings Are Ever Found, How Damaged Will They Be?

(United States of America)

Ray Hardman, WNPR, 5th May 2016.

Missing art not found at Robert Gentile's house

(United States of America)

WHDH, 5th May 2016.

Las iglesias de Torres, Almendra y Almaraz, últimas "víctimas" de la oleada de robos

(Spain)

The churches of Torres, Almendra, and Almaraz, latest "victims" of theft spree

La Opinión de Zamora, 5th May 2016.

Roban el Sagrario de la Iglesia del Perpetuo Socorro

(Spain)

The tabernacle of the Church of Perpetual Sorrow stolen

Radio Huesca, 4th May 2016.

A fierce battle over who created a new Snapchat filter is tearing this community of artists apart

(General)

Charles Pulliam-Moore, Fusion, 4th May 2016.

Why the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum's stolen art may never be found

(United States of America)

James Ratcliffe, Apollo, 4th May 2016.

Hertfordshire Puddingstone stolen from museum site

(United Kingdom)

BBC News, 4th May 2016.

Fifty-year-old Hindu idols stolen from Netrokona temple

(Bangladesh)

BD News 24, 4th May 2016.

Stolen Reed College artwork found with $1,500 to $2,000 in damage, official says

(United States of America)

Jim Ryan, Oregon Live, 4th May 2016.

Cedar mask artwork stolen from Juneau Arts & Culture Center

(United States of America)

Paula Ann Solis, Juneau Empire, 3rd May 2016.

Artwork valued at $15,000 stolen from Reed College

(United States of America)

Jim Ryan, Oregon Live, 3rd May 2016.

Detenido por robar dos candelabros de plata de la iglesia de la Victoria

(Spain)

Arrest for stealing two silver candelabras from the church of la Victoria

César Pérez Pacheco, Jerez Sin Fronteras, 3rd May 2016.

Thieves desecrate temple

(South Africa)

Kailene Pillay, News 24, 3rd May 2016.

Bronze statues stolen from Woodbury shopping center

(United States of America)

Mathias Baden, Duluth News Tribune, 2nd May 2016.

FOUND: Golden lion art installation stolen, dumped, and turned into police

(United States of America)

Denise Rosch, News 3, 2nd May 2016.

FBI searches property of man at center of Gardner heist case

(United States of America)

Shelley Murphy, The Boston Globe, 2nd May 2016.

Art installation stolen and vandalized at Las Vegas intersection

(United States of America)

Jami Seymore, News 3, 2nd May 2016.

'Warhol Uncanned' exhibit at Springfield Art Museum also a food drive

(United States of America)

Jackie Rehwald, The News Leader, 1st May 2016.

Los ladrones asaltan los templos de Requejo, Barrios, Santa Colomba, San Miguel y Riego

(Spain)

Thieves attack the temples of Requejo, Barrios, Santa Colomba, San Miguel, and Riego

La Opinión de Zamora, 1st May 2016.

Forget the Kohinoor, could we have the Amaravati Stupa sculptures back please?

(India; United Kingdom)

Ruchika Sharma, Scroll.in, 1st May 2016.

Rosslyn stitchers remake stolen panel from Great Tapestry

(United Kingdom)

Jane Bradley, The Scotsman, 30th Apr 2016.

भगवान राम पड़े अकेले, माता सीता को ले गए चोर, पुलिस ढूंढ़ रही पता

(India)

Idol Theft From Temple In Jhansi

Bhaskar, 30th Apr 2016.

Roban la corona de oro de la Virgen del Rosario en la iglesia de Gallegos del Río

(Spain)

Gold crown of the Virgin of the Rosary stolen from the church of Gallegos del Río

La Opinión de Zamora, 30th Apr 2016.

Artifacts stolen from grounds of new Museum L-A in Lewiston

(United States of America)

Christopher Williams, Sun Journal, 29th Apr 2016.

Is India serious about retrieving its stolen Antiques?

(India)

S. Vijay Kumar, MyIndMakers, 29th Apr 2016.

The Right to Own Living Memorials

(Kenya)

Stephen E. Nash, Sapiens, 29th Apr 2016.

Suspects indicted in French Laundry wine theft-spree

(United States of America)

Julie Johnson, The Press Democrat, 29th Apr 2016.

मंदिर से अष्टधातु की मूर्तियां चोरी, ग्रामीण भड़के

(India)

Idols stolen from temple in Raebareli

Amar Ujala, 29th Apr 2016.

Lost-and-found dagger a symbol of Nehruvian era

(India)

Richi Verma, The Times of India, 29th Apr 2016.

Roban una de las tres campanas de la iglesia de Carracedo tras utilizar una grúa

(Spain)

One of the three bells of the church of Carracedo stolen with the use of a crane

La Opinión de Zamora, 29th Apr 2016.

Miners plunder 'Ramayana' heritage in MP

(India)

P. Naveen, The Times of India, 29th Apr 2016.

Police thwart sale of 600-year-old Torah in Istanbul

(Turkey; Syria)

Daily Sabah, 29th Apr 2016.

Woodcarving stolen from Kingswood Park

(United Kingdom)

L Churchill, Bristol Post, 28th Apr 2016.

Dagger Stolen From Nehru Memorial Museum Recovered, 2 Held

(India)

Press Trust of India, NDTV, 28th Apr 2016.

CCS cops recover 1-cr idol within 24 hours of theft

(India)

The Hans India, 27th Apr 2016.

NU's missing probe report on stolen Vakataka coins resurfaces

(India)

Vaibhav Ganjapure, The Times of India, 27th Apr 2016.

Stolen Sarcophagus Returned

(Turkey; United States of America)

Ahmet Balan, Associated Press, 26th Apr 2016.

Take steps to bring back antiquities taken outside India: Par

(India)

Press Trust of India, Business Standard, 26th Apr 2016.

Three historical human skulls stolen from Arizona store

(United States of America)

Cynthia Washington, Tucson News Now, 25th Apr 2016.

Ex-Art Studio Worker Pleads Guilty in 'Afghan Girl' Theft

(United States of America)

Associated Press, ABC United States, 25th Apr 2016.

Meet Dr Donna Yates, the expert aiming to make antiquities-collecting socially unacceptable

(United Kingdom)

Russell Leadbetter, The Herald, 25th Apr 2016.

18 Antiquities Recovered From Foreign Countries: Government

(India)

Press Trust of India, The New Indian Express, 25th Apr 2016.

Karnataka's ancient idols lost in a mere flash

(India)

Ranjani Govind, The Hindu, 25th Apr 2016.

Police missed 'golden opportunity' to solve £20k coin heist

(United Kingdom)

Nicola Shaw, Edinburgh Evening News, 25th Apr 2016.

Stolen Marathon messenger statue to be replaced

(Greece)

George Georgakopoulos, eKathimerini, 25th Apr 2016.

Monuments Men go after state's treasure

(India)

Vandana Kamath, Bangalore Mirror, 24th Apr 2016.

Saquean Cerro del Muerto

(Mexico)

Andrea Verdín, AM, 23rd Apr 2016.

Hatton Garden vault - from daring heist to 'fascinating museum piece'

(United Kingdom)

Patrick Sawer, The Telegraph, 23rd Apr 2016.

Polish historian hopes crumbling bunker hides Amber Room

(Poland)

Justin Huggler, The Telegraph, 22nd Apr 2016.

A Documentary About the Artist Who Stole Banksy's Work Out of Spite

(United Kingdom)

Alina Cohen, Hyperallergic, 22nd Apr 2016.

चोरी से पहले हनुमानजी की पूजा, फिर चुराई तेल की बोतल और कुर्सियां

(India)

Temple theft caught on CCTV footage

Bhaskar, 22nd Apr 2016.

Texas students charged in Utah dinosaur fossil theft

(United States of America)

Brian Maffly, The Salt Lake Tribune, 21st Apr 2016.

France Lost Track of 23,000 State-Owned Artworks and Historic Objects

(France)

Claire Voon, Hyperallergic, 21st Apr 2016.

Now, NU unearths 15 Mughal era coins in museum

(India)

Vaibhav Ganjapure, The Times of India, 21st Apr 2016.

Should the FBI Offer Reward Money for Stolen Art?

(United States of America)

Jillian Sequeria, Law Street Media, 20th Apr 2016.

Picasso piece tangled in tug-of-war between dealer, billionaire

(United States of America)

Charles Rabin, Miami Herald, 20th Apr 2016.

Macherla police help TS cops crack temple theft case

(India)

The Hans India, 20th Apr 2016.

Art Stolen From ArtSpace In Hartford

(United States of America)

Susan Dunne, Hartford Courant, 19th Apr 2016.

Robo de la Virgen del Carmen causa repudio en 2001

(Guatemala)

Theft of the Virgin of Carmen caused repudiation in 2001

Hemeroteca PL, Prensa Libre, 19th Apr 2016.

Montreal art gallery displays paintings 'stolen' from the Internet

(Canada)

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

Theft of teak trees of temple near Nellore: teams formed to nab accused

(India)

G. Ravikiran, The Hindu, 19th Apr 2016.

Le piden 3,5 años de cárcel por robar una pila bautismal del siglo XIII

(Spain)

3.5 years in prison sought for the theft of a 13th century baptismal font

Ricardo Sánchez Rico, El Norte de Castilla, 19th Apr 2016.

Impune, el saqueo de zonas arqueológicas de Michoacán

(Mexico)

The archaeological sites of Michoacán looted with impunity

Sayra Casillas Mendoza, Cambio de Michoacán, 18th Apr 2016.

Save cultural heritage of India

(India)

Anil Paba, Daily Excelsior, 18th Apr 2016.

11 Picasso Works Stolen from German Bank's Collection

(Germany)

Hili Perlson, ArtNet News, 18th Apr 2016.

Couple Sought in Alleged Art Theft from 26 Degree Brewing (Video)

(United States of America)

David Minsky, New Times, 18th Apr 2016.

Turkish Culture Minister: No tolerance for antiquity smuggling from Syria

(Turkey; Syria)

Daily Sabah, 17th Apr 2016.

Illustrators and graphic designers fume as print vendors copy their designs

(India)

Benito Fernando, Mid-day, 17th Apr 2016.

Colorado artist makes 'new' soup prints to replace stolen ones at Springfield Art Museum

(United States of America)

KSPR, 16th Apr 2016.

Gang of thieves make-off with distinctive £10,000 statue from resident's garden as he slept

(United Kingdom)

Neil Vowles, The Argus, 16th Apr 2016.

Crooks hit Boca art gallery for second time in one week

(United States of America)

Charlie Keegan, WPTV, 16th Apr 2016.

Art Works at Nageswara Park Stolen

(India)

Express News Service, The New Indian Express, 16th Apr 2016.

कोतवाली पुलिस सोती रही, पड़ोस के जैन मंदिर में हो गई चोरी

(India)

Theft in Jain Temple Near Police Station, Gwalior

Dainik Bhaskar, 16th Apr 2016.

S. Korea unsure whether stolen Buddhist statue was previously plundered: broadcaster

(South Korea; Japan)

Yonhap News Agency, 16th Apr 2016.

Tomb thieves sentenced for protected relics robbery

(China)

Feng Shuang, ECNS, 15th Apr 2016.

Tomb-raiding gang leader faces death

(China)

Xinhua, Shanghai Daily, 15th Apr 2016.

Rare 'Inverted Jenny' Stamp Turns Up 60 Years After Theft

(United States of America)

Laura Wagner, NPR, 15th Apr 2016.

Se reúne el Comité de Lucha contra el Tráfico del Patrimonio Cultural

(Argentina)

The Committee for the Fight Against the Trafficking of Cultural Heritage to Meet

Diario Panorama, 15th Apr 2016.

Belgium eliminates federal taskforce to fight trafficking in cultural property

(Belgium)

Victoria Stapley-Brown, The Art Newspaper, 15th Apr 2016.

Shawnee State University's Amr Al-Azm aids the fight against ISIS looting in Syria (photos)

(Syria)

Steven Litt, Cleveland.com, 14th Apr 2016.

SC asks Centre to look into disappearance of Guwahati temple treasure

(India)

Hindustan Times, 14th Apr 2016.

Italian police recover jewels stolen in €3m heist organised by Russian woman

(Italy; Russia)

AFP, The Guardian, 14th Apr 2016.

Probe panel on coins theft likely next week

(India)

Vaibhav Ganjapure, The Times of India, 14th Apr 2016.

EB-5 suspect Bollen's love of ancient artifacts part of criminal case against him

(United States of America)

Seth Tupper, The Rapid City Journal, 14th Apr 2016.

Ex-FBI agent from N.J. hunts for lost, priceless sports memorabilia

(United States of America)

Randy Miller, NJ.com, 13th Apr 2016.

Mouse figure stolen by 'rat' at opening day of Cambridge art exhibition

(United Kingdom)

Cambridge News, 13th Apr 2016.

Cops refuse to register NU's 'vague' complaint in coin theft

(India)

Vaibhav Ganjapure, The Times of India, 13th Apr 2016.

Police seek person who stole porcupine sculpture from the Jetport

(United States of America)

Meilin Tompkins, WCSH6, 12th Apr 2016.

Museum burglary main suspect further remanded

(Sri Lanka)

Lakmal Sooriyagoda, Daily News, 12th Apr 2016.

Silver items taken away from temple

(India)

The Hindu, 12th Apr 2016.

FBI announces reward of up to $25,000 in Springfield museum theft case

(United States of America)

Gregory J. Holman, Springfield News Leader, 12th Apr 2016.

After delay, varsity to lodge FIR in coins theft

(India)

Vaibhav Ganjapure, The Times of India, 12th Apr 2016.

Why Gaziantep Became Hub for Smugglers Selling Historical Syrian Artifacts

(Turkey; Syria)

Sputnik News, 11th Apr 2016.

6 more coins from Vakataka era missing from NU dept

(India)

Vaibhav Ganjapure, The Times of India, 9th Apr 2016.

Pieces of Chihuly statue in Greenville park reported stolen

(United States of America)

Anna Lee, The State, 8th Apr 2016.

FBI and Interpol alerted: Springfield Art Museum official says Warhol prints stolen

(United States of America)

Giacomo Bologna, The News Leader, 8th Apr 2016.

Karkala: Theft at Shirlalu Basadi - Sack containing idols found

(India)

Daijiworld Media Network, Daijiworld, 8th Apr 2016.

HR & CE official arrested for theft of precious temple jewels

(India)

S. Vijay Kumar, The Hindu, 8th Apr 2016.

Turkey 'probing Russia claims on antiques'

(Turkey; Syria; Russia)

Press TV, 8th Apr 2016.

Ashtadhatu idols stolen in UP

(India)

Press Trust of India, Business Standard, 7th Apr 2016.

If Passed, Could a New Law Stop ISIS Profiting from Looted Syrian Antiquities?

(United States of America)

Isaac Kaplan, Artsy, 7th Apr 2016.

Private collectors fuel demand for looted Mideast antiquities

(General)

Barbara Slavin, Al Monitor, 7th Apr 2016.

Denuncian robo de 3 campanas de origen colonial en pueblo de Áncash

(Peru)

Theft of three colonial bells reported in Áncash village

Andina, 7th Apr 2016.

Dashing rogues? No, art thieves are boring goons

(General)

Jonathan Jones, The Guardian, 7th Apr 2016.

NU to constitute panel to probe missing coins

(India)

Vaibhav Ganjapure, The Times of India, 7th Apr 2016.

Court: Navajo due hearing on demand that feds return remains, relics

(United States of America)

Sara Weber, Arizona Daily Sun, 7th Apr 2016.

Is the Israel Museum's Birds' Head Haggadah Nazi-era loot?

(Israel)

David D'Arcy, The Art Newspaper, 6th Apr 2016.

Islamic State nets up to $200 million a year from antiquities: Russia

(Syria; Russia)

Louis Charbonneau, Reuters, 6th Apr 2016.

Smuggler of Stolen Artifacts From Palmyra Speaks Out About ISIS' Illicit Operation

(Syria; Turkey)

Richard Engel, NBC, 6th Apr 2016.

Arrests made over 2009 Edvard Munch heist from Oslo art dealer

(Norway)

The Scotsman, 6th Apr 2016.

Stolen Edvard Munch artwork recovered after seven years

(Norway)

AFP, The Guardian, 6th Apr 2016.

Museum Accuses Marin County Man of Stealing Missing Gold-Flecked Meteorite Over 'Seller's Remorse'

(United States of America)

Lisa Fernandez, NBC, 6th Apr 2016.

Documentary Examines US Soldier Who Stole Priceless Art

(United States of America; Germany)

Greg Flakus, Voice of America, 6th Apr 2016.

Piden tres años de cárcel a cuatro 'piteros' por expolio arqueológico

(Spain)

Three years in jail requested for four 'piteros' for archaeological looting.

Juan Esteban Poveda, Ideal, 6th Apr 2016.

Saquean y olvidan Zona Arqueológica

(Mexico)

Archaeological site looted and forgotten

Adrián Mendoza Salazar, Diario de Poza Rica, 6th Apr 2016.

Roban iglesia de Suesca en Cundinamarca

(Colombia)

Church of Suesca in Cundinamarca robbed.

Caracol Radio, 5th Apr 2016.

$90,000 Hindu Statue Stolen From UES Gallery During Open House

(United States of America)

Jen Chung, Gothamist, 5th Apr 2016.

Inside the Ballsy Irish Traveller Gang That Stole Millions of Pounds Worth of Rhino Horn

(United Kingdom; Ireland)

Mark Wilding, Vice, 5th Apr 2016.

Dolls theft: Cops clueless even after 40 days

(India)

TNN, The Times of India, 5th Apr 2016.

प्राचीन भद्रेश्वर मंदिर से घंटे चोरी

(India)

Bell stolen from Ancient Bhadreswar temple

Amar Ujala, 5th Apr 2016.

Completamente saqueadas urnas funerarias en Altamura

(Mexico)

Funerary urns completely looted in Altamura

Sabás Espinoza, Línea Directa, 4th Apr 2016.

Chinese villagers loot UNESCO World Heritage site while it's being cleaned

(China)

Alicia Tan, Mashable, 4th Apr 2016.

Burglars decamp with Rs. 17,480, 8 silver Chhatrs from Sarwal Temple

(India)

State Times, 4th Apr 2016.

గురజాల రామాలయంలో చోరీ

(India)

Theft in Rama Temple of Gurajala

Sakshi Post, 4th Apr 2016.

Man spent $44.5K on Confederate jacket; New Orleans museum says it was stolen

(United States of America)

Associated Press, The Times-Picayune, 4th Apr 2016.

Verdun: le désolant business des pilleurs de cadavres

(France)

Stéphane Kovacs, Le Figaro, 4th Apr 2016.

Historic castle destroyed by sea and treasure hunters in Turkey's west

(Turkey)

Ömer Erbil, Hurriyet Daily News, 4th Apr 2016.

Organised crime gang planned to raid Glasgow's Burrell Collection and Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum

(United Kingdom)

Peter Swindon, The Herald, 4th Apr 2016.

Charge dismissed in museum coin theft

(United States of America)

Marshall White, News-Press, 4th Apr 2016.

2 swords stolen from Rabindranath's Kuthibari

(Bangladesh)

UNB, Prothom Alo, 3rd Apr 2016.

पहले पूजा की फिर उड़ा दी दस करोड़ की मूर्ति

(India)

Ashtadhatu idol stolen from temple

Patrika, 3rd Apr 2016.

Nightlife guru takes to Instagram to report stolen art

(United States of America)

Mara Siegler, Page Six, 3rd Apr 2016.

Roban el copón de las hostias de la iglesia Jesucristo el Buen Pastor en Cúcuta

(Colombia)

Custodia of hosts stolen from the church of Jesucristo el Buen Pastor in Cucuta

RCN, 3rd Apr 2016.

नसीराबाद के रामसर से चोरी हुई बलदाउ की मूर्ति

(India)

Idol stolen from Nashirabad

Pradesh 18, 3rd Apr 2016.

Panchaloha idols seized

(India)

The Hans India, 3rd Apr 2016.

चोर की करतूत, मंदिर से पार कर दिया कीमती भगवान की मूर्ति

(India)

Kanker: Sculpture theft at temple

Patrika, 3rd Apr 2016.

Australian Hindus Urge Sydney Art Gallery to Return Hindu Statue If Illegal Acquired

(Australia; India)

The Chakra, 2nd Apr 2016.

मंदिर से मूर्ति समेत अन्य सामान चोरी

(India)

Banke Bihari temple idol theft in Uttar Pradesh

Khaskhabar, 2nd Apr 2016.

Many precious artefacts too missing from NU, says probe panel member

(India)

Vaibhav Ganjapure, The Times of India, 2nd Apr 2016.

AGNSW's 1000-year-old Hindu goddess 'may be illegal'

(Australia; India)

Michaela Boland, The Australian, 2nd Apr 2016.

A final attempt to recover stolen art

(United States of America)

Stephen Kurkjian, Times Union, 1st Apr 2016.

Stepping up stakeholders' involvement in the fight against trafficking of culture

(General)

UNESCO, 1st Apr 2016.

Marlow's history at risk following rise in illegal metal detecting

(United Kingdom)

Jasmine Rapson, Bucks Free Press, 1st Apr 2016.

Looters, Tourism, and Racism: Controversy Surrounds 'Discovery' of Lost City in Honduras

(Honduras)

Gabriela Gorbea, Vice, 31st Mar 2016.

ISIS 'Department of Artifacts' document exposes antique loot trade via Turkey (RT EXCLUSIVE)

(Turkey; Syria)

RT, 31st Mar 2016.

Senior Bulgarian Civil Servant Caught with Diverse Collection of Archaeological Artifacts, Coins in Anti-Treasure Hunting Raid

(Bulgaria)

Ivan Dikov, Archaeology in Bulgaria, 31st Mar 2016.

Bulgaria's Customs Capture Nearly 700 Archaeological Artifacts, Coins at Sofia Airport

(Bulgaria)

Ivan Dikov, Archaeology in Bulgaria, 31st Mar 2016.

89-year-old temple bell found in drainage canal

(India)

S. Prasad, The Hindu, 31st Mar 2016.

After Wakatak era coins, probe report vanishes

(India)

Vaibhav Ganjapure, The Times of India, 31st Mar 2016.

Idols stolen from streetside temple

(India)

The Hindu, 30th Mar 2016.

Sirsi: Idol of Nandi stolen at Sirsi Temple.

(India)

Sahil Online, 30th Mar 2016.

Thieves steal statue from Orphan Train Museum in Opelousas

(United States of America)

Renee Allen, KLFY, 30th Mar 2016.

Tabaré Vázquez expresó preocupación por robo de archivos sobre desaparecidos y la INDDHH denunció intencionalidad de entorpecer investigaciones

(Uruguay)

Tabaré Vázquez expressed concern about the theft of files about the disappeared and the INDDHH denied intent to hinder investigations

La Red 21, 30th Mar 2016.

3 panchaloha idols stolen from temple

(India)

TNN, The Times of India, 30th Mar 2016.

"El Señor de Sipán": Un hito en la historia del Perú

(Peru)

"The Lord of Sipán": a milestone in the history of Perú

Paul Monzón, Periodista Digital, 30th Mar 2016.

Delegado del INAH habla sobre el hallazgo en Altamura

(Mexico)

Representative of the INAH speaks about the site in Altramura

Jasiel Camacho, Debate, 29th Mar 2016.

NGA keeping mum on 1000-year-old Indian goddess statue

(Australia; India)

Michaela Boland, The Australian, 29th Mar 2016.

CAG holds Directorate of Arts & Culture guilty

(India)

The Shillong Times, 28th Mar 2016.

Unemployed Iraqis join in looting of antiquities

(Iraq)

Wassim Bassem, Al Monitor, 28th Mar 2016.

Theft of historic painting shakes parish in old gold-mining town

(United States of America)

Zita Fletcher, Catholic Philly, 28th Mar 2016.

Confederate jacket sparks dispute between Alabama collector, museum

(United States of America)

Associated Press, The Times Free Press, 28th Mar 2016.

Calls for British Museum to surrender Indigenous Gweagal shield

(Australia; United Kingdom)

ABC Australia, 28th Mar 2016.

Shakespeare's skull: New chapter in hunt for missing head

(United Kingdom)

Rebecca Woods, BBC News, 27th Mar 2016.

Utes, Navajo seek monument to preserve canyon

(United States of America)

Jim Mimiaga, The Cortez Journal, 27th Mar 2016.

Lambayeque: Huaqueros se llevan vestigios Mochica del cerro Las Ánimas

(Peru)

Lambayeque: looter steal Mochica remains at the site of Las Ánimas

Perú21, 27th Mar 2016.

Man nabbed with stolen bronze idol in Tasmac shop

(India)

TNN, The Times of India, 27th Mar 2016.

Real artifacts stolen, replaced with fake ones at Peshawar museum

(Pakistan)

Dunya News, 26th Mar 2016.

'I don't think it was taken by an art collector'

(New Zealand)

Kate Pereyra Garcia, Radio New Zealand, 25th Mar 2016.

Stop the Roof Raiders: Lead thieves strike Boxted church as total hit by suspected gang reaches 16 in Suffolk

(United Kingdom)

Matt Reason, East Anglian Daily Times, 25th Mar 2016.

Paris art handlers testify to taking '€220,000 in a plastic bag' among other revelations

(France)

Elenore Thery, The Art Newspaper, 25th Mar 2016.

Chinese man arrested on suspicion of planning to sell ancient artefacts he found in tomb buried in backyard

(China)

Catherine Wong, South China Morning Post, 25th Mar 2016.

Skulduggery at King's College Cambridge, as expensive 'library skull' goes missing

(United Kingdom)

Cambridge News, 24th Mar 2016.

Revealed: The bizarre items stolen from London's most popular museums

(United Kingdom)

Jamie Bullen, Evening Standard, 24th Mar 2016.

Yemeni authorities jail Jewish man over airlifted Torah

(Yemen; Israel)

Sandy Rashty, The Jewish Chronicle, 24th Mar 2016.

Paintings and drawings worth £110,000 stolen from house in Falmouth

(United Kingdom)

W. B. Gayle, West Briton, 24th Mar 2016.

Shakespeare's skull 'probably stolen' from Stratford grave

(United Kingdom)

BBC News, 23rd Mar 2016.

Beloved West Coast painting stolen

(New Zealand)

Joanne Carroll, Stuff.co.nz, 23rd Mar 2016.

Trio of rare Viking artefacts reported stolen from church at Sockburn, near Darlington

(United Kingdom)

Charlotte Bowe, The Northern Echo, 23rd Mar 2016.

CCTV images released after theft of rare urn from fine art dealer in Stamford

(United Kingdom)

Rutland & Stamford Mercury, 23rd Mar 2016.

Flying saucer stolen in Roswell (really)

(United States of America)

Lauren Villagran, Albuquerque Journal, 22nd Mar 2016.

Rare advertising boards stolen from museum in Ramsey

(United Kingdom)

The Hunts Post, 22nd Mar 2016.

Mystery over missing painting in Limerick

(Ireland)

Fintan Walsh, Limerick Leader, 22nd Mar 2016.

La diócesis estima que el 70%de las piezas sustraídas en este siglo han sido recuperadas

(Spain)

The diocese estimated that 70%of the pieces stolen in this century have been recovered

Diario de Burgos, 22nd Mar 2016.

7 kalasams stolen from temple in Pallavaram

(India)

TNN, The Times of India, 22nd Mar 2016.

10 «valiosas» obras robadas en el último gran expolio de arte sacro no aparecen

(Spain)

10 valuable works stolen in the recent large plundering of sacred are have not been found

I. Elices, Diario de Burgos, 22nd Mar 2016.

UK teens face theft charges in Poland over Auschwitz items

(Poland; United Kingdom)

Associated Press, The Times of Israel, 21st Mar 2016.

Talk explores ties South American art collector had with Taranaki carvings

(New Zealand)

Deena Coster, Taranaki Daily News, 21st Mar 2016.

Lawyer arrested for stealing books from Hyderabad HC

(India)

IANS, The Times of India, 21st Mar 2016.

Protector left unprotected

(India)

M.T. Shiva Kumar, The Hindu, 21st Mar 2016.

Cary arts group rethinks security measures after paintings stolen

(United States of America)

WRAL, 20th Mar 2016.

Theft of Aurangzeb-era Quran: HC directs IO's personal appearance

(India)

Marouf Ahmad Parray, Kashmir Reader, 20th Mar 2016.

Samuel Andrew Hardy: archaeomafias traffic antiquities as well as drugs

(General)

Sam Hardy, UNESCO, 19th Mar 2016.

Suspect in Buddhist statue theft arrested in Santa Ana

(United States of America)

Chris Jennewein, My News LA, 19th Mar 2016.

Britain hands over warship artefacts to ATM

(Malaysia; United Kingdom)

The Sun Daily, 18th Mar 2016.

How a promising musician stole a violin worth millions – and got away with it

(United States of America)

The Washington Post, The Times-Picayune, 17th Mar 2016.

Crooks swipe Joe DiMaggio's baseball bat and ball from Times Square attraction

(United States of America)

Tina More, New York Post, 17th Mar 2016.

Rama idol stolen from Kashi temple

(India)

TNN, The Times of India, 17th Mar 2016.

Calle sin pavimentar provoca saqueo de zona arqueológica

(Mexico)

Unpaved street leads looting of archaeological site

Verónica De la Luz, E-consulta, 17th Mar 2016.

Thai gardener whose $20 mn heist caused Blue Diamond Affair becomes monk

(Thailand; Saudi Arabia)

AFP, Hindustan Times, 17th Mar 2016.

Authorities debunk man's claim of grave-digging

(United States of America)

Carlos R. Munoz, Herald-Tribune, 17th Mar 2016.

Woman wanted for stealing Buddhist statues from temple

(United States of America)

Hoa Quach, My News LA, 17th Mar 2016.

How The Isabella Gardner Art Heist Reveals the Difference Between an Answer and a Solution

(United States of America)

Madeleine D'Angelo, BC Heights, 17th Mar 2016.

Special squad of Italian art police crack case of Verona museum theft, arrest 13 suspects

(Italy)

Jenny Starrs, The Washington Post, 17th Mar 2016.

American tourist sneaks into ancient Jerusalem cave in overnight treasure hunt

(Israel)

Alexander J. Apfel, Ynet News, 16th Mar 2016.

China Fights Losing Battle Against Tomb Raiders

(China)

Frank Fang, The Epoch Times, 16th Mar 2016.

France and Britain prepare for battle over Joan of Arc's ring

(United Kingdom; France)

Martin Bailey, The Art Newspaper, 16th Mar 2016.

What It's Like Having a Rare Instrument Stolen

(United States of America)

Doyle Armbrust, Chicago Magazine, 15th Mar 2016.

400 year-old ancient statues stolen from a temple in Odisha

(India)

Odisha Sun Times Bureau, Odisha Sun Times, 15th Mar 2016.

Theft of ancient idol: Himachal trying to extradite suspect from Nepal

(India; Nepal)

IANS, Business Standard, 15th Mar 2016.

La Iglesia de Jaén reza en desagravio tras el robo de la Custodia de Las Bernardas

(Spain)

The church of Jaén prays for help after the theft of the Custodia of Las Bernardas.

Javier López, ABC España, 14th Mar 2016.

The Copycat Economy

(General)

Helena Pike, Business of Fashion, 14th Mar 2016.

A Life-or-Death Hunt for Tree Thieves

(Thailand)

Jason Motlagh, National Geographic, 14th Mar 2016.

Cementerios salitreros en alerta

(Chile)

Salitre cemeteries on alert

Alejandra Lobo, La Tercera, 14th Mar 2016.

Paris auction porters go on trial for alleged 'pilfering' of thousands of items

(France)

Jon Henley, The Guardian, 14th Mar 2016.

800gm silver articles stolen from temple

(India)

TNN, The Times of India, 14th Mar 2016.

जौनपुर में मंदिर से मूर्तियां चोरी

(India)

Sculptures Stolen from Temple in Jaunpur

Navbharat Times, 14th Mar 2016.

Francis Bacon Paintings Worth £23m 'Stolen'

(Spain)

Sky News, 13th Mar 2016.

Violence, dead bufallo, stolen idol raise tensions in Agra district

(India)

TNN, The Times of India, 13th Mar 2016.

Friends of Art offers amnesty for missing artworks

(United States of America)

M. Thomas, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, 13th Mar 2016.

Cómo se roban la historia siria

(Syria)

Juan David Torres Duarte, El Espectador, 12th Mar 2016.

The antiquities looting crisis in the Middle East

(General)

George Richards, Al Jazeera, 12th Mar 2016.

Former teacher calls for valuable art to be returned for pupils

(United Kingdom)

Vanessa Thorpe, The Guardian, 12th Mar 2016.

Cathedral reopens home of historic order after thefts

(United Kingdom)

Diane King, Edinburgh Evening News, 12th Mar 2016.

One mystery leads to another

(United States of America)

John Wilkens, The San Diego Union-Tribune, 12th Mar 2016.

मूर्ति उठाने आए बदमाशों ने होमगार्ड पर झोंका फायर

(India)

Theft in temple, guard fired on

Amar Ujala, 12th Mar 2016.

Profanan funerario de Centro Arqueológico de Qotakalli a plena luz del día

(Peru)

Cemetery of the archaeological site of Qotakalli looted in broad daylight

La Republica, 12th Mar 2016.

Temple theft case: two arrested

(India; Bangladesh)

The Hindu, 12th Mar 2016.

Antiquities: The Spoils of War

(Syria; Iraq)

Georgina Adam, Financial Times, 11th Mar 2016.

Museum of Lost Objects: Looted Sumerian Seal

(Iraq)

Kanishk Tharoor, BBC News, 11th Mar 2016.

Escalating the War on Looting

(Syria; Iraq)

Celestine Bohlen, The New York Times, 11th Mar 2016.

To Fight ISIS, Art Dealers & Archaeologists Join Forces

(Syria; Iraq)

Catherine Chapman, Vice, 11th Mar 2016.

To solve the world's biggest art heist, engage a community's outrage

(General)

Stephen Kurkjian, Tampa Bay Times, 11th Mar 2016.

Roban una pieza del paso de misterio del Ecce - Homo

(Spain)

Piece of the paso de misterio of Ecce-Homo stolen.

A. Cañadas, Cofrademania, 10th Mar 2016.

The Dream of Treasure Keeps Paraguayans Digging

(Paraguay)

Jonathan Gilbert, The New York Times, 10th Mar 2016.

World War I message that told troops conflict was over is stolen

(United Kingdom)

Dean Kirby, The Independent, 10th Mar 2016.

Nefertiti 3-D Scanning Project in Germany Raises Doubts

(United States of America)

Charly Wilder, The New York Times, 10th Mar 2016.

Temple theft case: police custody of main accused extended

(India)

TNN, The Times of India, 10th Mar 2016.

Man in court after stealing matchstick model of Darlington's covered market while drunk

(United Kingdom)

The Northern Echo, 10th Mar 2016.

Stolen artworks and archaeological artifacts seized as Bullas resident is arrested

(Spain)

Murcia Today, 9th Mar 2016.

Chimpanzee in top hat and rhino head with fibreglass horn among TV props worth £100,000 stolen from taxidermy warehouse

(United Kingdom)

David Barrett, The Telegraph, 9th Mar 2016.

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

(Canada)

Kenneth Jackson, APTN, 9th Mar 2016.

Museum has a history of theft, missing manuscripts

(India)

Satyasundar Barik, The Hindu, 9th Mar 2016.

Over 100 antiquities stolen from monuments since 2000

(India)

Press Trust of India, Business Standard, 9th Mar 2016.

More than $250,000 in public art at Baltimore schools missing, stolen or destroyed

(United States of America)

Mallory Sofastaii, ABC United States, 8th Mar 2016.

Covert scan of museum's Nefertiti bust appears to be hoax

(Germany; Egypt)

Cory Doctorow, BoingBoing, 8th Mar 2016.

Profanaron y saquearon panteón y tumbas de sacerdotes

(Venezuela)

Graves of priests desecrated and robbed

Dalila Itriago, El Nacional, 8th Mar 2016.

Priceless palm leaf manuscripts go missing at Odisha State Museum

(India)

Satyasundar Barik, The Hindu, 8th Mar 2016.

Master and Commander coat stolen

(United States of America)

Daniel Powell, The San Diego Reader, 7th Mar 2016.

How French Art Police Are Hunting ISIS Antiquities Racket

(France)

Dominique Perrin, World Crunch, 7th Mar 2016.

Medieval Reliquary Discovered at Christian Monastery Looted by Treasure Hunters ahead of Archaeological Excavations

(Bulgaria)

Ivan Dikov, Archaeology in Bulgaria, 7th Mar 2016.

Tracing the Legacies of Postwar UK's Lost and Damaged Public Artworks

(United Kingdom)

Claire Voon, Hyperallergic, 7th Mar 2016.

Elderly pair held after 3,000 French church objects found

(France)

Expatica, 7th Mar 2016.

Temple Theft: Role of Migrant Workers in Crime Suspected

(India)

Express News Service, The New Indian Express, 7th Mar 2016.

'The toilets were absolutely full of crucifixes': Two elderly people arrested over theft of religious items

(France)

AFP, The Journal, 6th Mar 2016.

Probe into Summit Minar Museum theft begins

(Pakistan)

Ashraf Javed, The Nation, 6th Mar 2016.

Temple burgled: idol and valuables stolen

(India)

The Hindu, 6th Mar 2016.

Roba iglesia de Creel; lo detiene la FGE

(Mexico)

Nancy De León, Entre Líneas, 5th Mar 2016.

Panchaloha idol stolen from temple in TN

(India)

Web India 123, 5th Mar 2016.

Bid to smuggle antiquities foiled, two arrested

(Pakistan)

Sadia Qasim Shah, Dawn, 5th Mar 2016.

Valuables worth 1.5 lakhstolen from Maradu temple

(India)

The Times of India, 5th Mar 2016.

India's Lost Treasures

(India; United Kingdom; Pakistan)

Tripti Nath, The Free Press Journal, 5th Mar 2016.

Rs 5 lakh worth gold, silver looted from Odisha temple

(India)

Odisha Sun Times, 5th Mar 2016.

Priceless artifacts stolen from cellar of Islamic summit tower in Lahore

(Pakistan)

Fayyaz Hussain, Daily Pakistan, 5th Mar 2016.

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

(Canada)

Andrew Sampson, CBC, 4th Mar 2016.

A Plagiarism Scandal Is Unfolding In The Crossword World

(United States of America)

Oliver Roeder, FiveThirtyEight, 4th Mar 2016.

Cops crack Pimpri temple theft case, 3 in net

(India)

TNN, The Times of India, 4th Mar 2016.

Treasure hunters ravage temples

(India)

Ravi P. Benjamin, The Hans India, 4th Mar 2016.

Feds Looking Into Maligned Swiss Art Dealer: Report

(United States of America)

Ryan Steadman, Observer, 3rd Mar 2016.

Stolen sculpture prompts Cheltenham gallery appeal

(United Kingdom)

BBC News, 3rd Mar 2016.

Looted ancient sculptures found in Slovenia refugee tent

(Slovenia)

AFP, The Straits Times, 3rd Mar 2016.

Petrified Forest: Digging out of a rock and hard place

(United States of America)

Sara Cline, Arizona Sonora News, 3rd Mar 2016.

Austria Appeals $9 Million Compensation Verdict in Missing Klimt and Schiele Case

(Austria)

Henri Neuendorf, ArtNet News, 3rd Mar 2016.

A theft in Old Believers' community in western Ukraine

(Ukraine)

Ukraine Today, 2nd Mar 2016.

Egypt struggles to halt sale of artifacts at Dutch auction house

(Netherlands; Egypt)

The Cairo Post, 2nd Mar 2016.

Sotheby's halts auction of Detroit mosaics

(United States of America)

Louis Aguilar, The Detroit News, 2nd Mar 2016.

कुटी रोड के मंदिर से शिवलिंग चोरी

(India)

Amar Ujala, 2nd Mar 2016.

The scenes of a crime: Kota Ezawa revisits the Gardner Museum theft

(United States of America)

Sharon Mizota, Los Angeles Times, 1st Mar 2016.

Moncton's Assumption Gallery has 2 paintings stolen

(Canada)

CBC, 1st Mar 2016.

Rs 1.58 L jewellery theft at Vaishno Devi temple

(India)

Pune Mirror, 1st Mar 2016.

Osuna restaurará el acueducto saqueado y pedirá a la Junta que lo declare BIC

(Spain)

Osuna to restore the aqueduct looted for stone and the Junta will declare it BIC

Andalucía Centro, 1st Mar 2016.

Gang may have stolen antiquities for Chinese market, says expert

(United Kingdom; China)

Jessica Elgot, The Guardian, 1st Mar 2016.

What do we really know about Islamic State's role in illicit antiquities trade?

(Iraq; Syria)

Christina Ruiz, The Art Newspaper, 1st Mar 2016.

Bible valued £2,000 stolen as church thefts go on the rise in Powys

(United Kingdom)

Robert Doman, News North Wales, 29th Feb 2016.

Antiquities: The long road home

(General)

Finbarr Toesland, The Africa Report, 29th Feb 2016.

Decenas de joyas y obras de arte están perdidas por los robos en iglesias

(Spain)

Dozens of jewels and works of art are lost to robberies in churches

Antonio Botías, La Verdad, 29th Feb 2016.

Tel Aviv: Burglars indicted for heist of 17th Century manuscripts

(Israel)

Ben Hartman, The Jerusalem Post, 28th Feb 2016.

ASI seeks info on provenance of idols

(India)

S. Prasad, The Hindu, 28th Feb 2016.

Museum officials disagree over security issues that led to pistol theft

(United States of America)

Chris Davis, ABC United States, 27th Feb 2016.

Art gallery owner admits keeping client's $2m

(Singapore)

Selina Lum, The Straits Times, 27th Feb 2016.

ఆలయంలో నంది విగ్రహం చోరీ

(India)

Nandi temple theft

Sakshi Post, 27th Feb 2016.

Native art goes missing from Juneau school

(United States of America)

Lisa Phu, Juneau Empire, 26th Feb 2016.

Some Asshole Stole This Gorgeous Piece of Batman Art Before It Reached Its New Owner

(United States of America)

James Whitbrook, io9, 26th Feb 2016.

Australian gallery identifies looted Indian treasures

(Australia; India)

Geoff Hiscock, Nikkei, 26th Feb 2016.

New rewards offered in case of stolen championship boxing belts

(United States of America)

Localsyr, 25th Feb 2016.

Alarm system disconnected at National Civil War Museum prior to burglary

(United States of America)

Christine Vendel, Penn Live, 25th Feb 2016.

$5,000 statue stolen from Ottawa restaurant

(Canada)

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

'We think owl Kevin was stolen to order' – Baytree Owl Centre manager

(United Kingdom)

Spalding Guardian, 25th Feb 2016.

Police search for stolen 18th century prints

(United Kingdom)

East Grinstead Online, 25th Feb 2016.

Dolls Worth Rs 25 Lakh Stolen From Museum Warehouse In Rajkot

(India)

Press Trust of India, Scoop Whoop, 25th Feb 2016.

Naughty Dog Apologizes For Stolen Artwork in Uncharted 4 Trailer

(General)

Steven Boggs, The Escapist, 25th Feb 2016.

Roban varias de las conchas de bronce que indican el Camino de Santiago en Valladolid

(Spain)

Some of the bronze shells that mark the Camino de Santiago in Valladolid are stolen

Víctor Vela, El Norte de Castilla, 25th Feb 2016.

Man charged with stealing $25,000 in rare video games

(United States of America)

Steven Henshaw, Reading Eagle, 25th Feb 2016.

Theft of Tiffany window unsolved

(United States of America)

Liz Graves, Mount Desert Islander, 24th Feb 2016.

Calangute theft probe draws blank

(India)

TNN, The Times of India, 24th Feb 2016.

Chelmsford Museum gold coin theft linked to national security alert

(United Kingdom)

Martin Bailey, The Art Newspaper, 24th Feb 2016.

Temen saqueo de piezas arqueológicas en Sierra La Palma de Altamira

(Mexico)

Archaeological pieces feared looted in Sierra La Palma, Altamira

Diana Alvarado, Hoy Tamaulipas, 24th Feb 2016.

Church congregation in shock after thieves steal priceless medieval stained glass window

(United Kingdom)

ITV News, 24th Feb 2016.

Suspect identified in Albuquerque museum dog statue theft

(United States of America)

Kayla Root, KRQE News, 23rd Feb 2016.

Treasure Hunters Destroy Ancient Roman Bridge near Bulgaria's Drangovo in Search of Legendary Gold Treasure

(Bulgaria)

Ivan Dikov, Archaeology in Bulgaria, 23rd Feb 2016.

Cambridge church community devastated by theft of 'priceless' stained glass window

(United Kingdom)

Freya Leng, Cambridge News, 23rd Feb 2016.

Three Held for Temple Heist in Odisha

(India)

Express News Service, The New Indian Express, 23rd Feb 2016.

Idols, jewellery stolen from Jain Basadi

(India)

Raghava M., The Hindu, 22nd Feb 2016.

Looters Kill Two Guards at Ancient Egyptian Necropolis

(Egypt)

Benjamin Sutton, Hyperallergic, 22nd Feb 2016.

Saquean zona arqueológica

(Mexico)

Archaeological sites looted

Saraí Vargas Prieto, El Sol de León, 22nd Feb 2016.

Guard Shot Dead by Looters at Archaeological Site in Egypt

(Egypt)

Lorena Muñoz-Alonso, ArtNet News, 22nd Feb 2016.

Thief returns missing Waldo Water Tower painting to KC library with remorseful letter included

(United States of America)

Katie Banks, Fox, 22nd Feb 2016.

Harrisburg to National Civil War Museum: Secure our artifacts or else

(United States of America)

Christine Vendel, Penn Live, 22nd Feb 2016.

Karkala: Thieves break into Shirlalu Basadi, decamp with valuable idols, ornaments

(India)

R B Jagadish, Daijiworld, 21st Feb 2016.

Watchman killed in attempted heist at archaeological site

(Egypt)

Al-Masry Al-Youm, Egypt Independent, 20th Feb 2016.

'Guilty' verdict on the spectacular 2010 Paris art theft

(France)

DW, 20th Feb 2016.

Makers in Uproar over Poached Thingiverse Models on eBay

(General)

Hannah Augur, All 3D Print, 19th Feb 2016.

6 Amazing Oscar Heists and 5 Happy Endings

(General)

Olivia Rutigliano, Vanity Fair, 19th Feb 2016.

Panchaloha idol of Sri Ram stolen from Mudhol temple

(India)

The Hindu, 19th Feb 2016.

Painting reported stolen from Fine Arts Building gallery

(United States of America)

Victoria Cortez, The Shorthorn, 18th Feb 2016.

Stonehenge tourist bosses demand visitors stop chipping stones and selling them on eBay

(United Kingdom)

The Telegraph, 18th Feb 2016.

Sex Pistols photographer accuses artist Elizabeth Peyton of copyright infringement

(United States of America)

Anny Shaw, The Art Newspaper, 18th Feb 2016.

Police investigate Aboriginal artwork stolen from Fremantle home

(Australia)

Danielle Le Messurier, Perth Now, 18th Feb 2016.

3 precious idols, valuables stolen from temple in UP

(India)

Press Trust of India, The Times of India, 18th Feb 2016.

Thief impersonates monk to smuggle relics from ancient Burmese site

(Myanmar)

Asian Correspondent, 18th Feb 2016.

Provenance of Ros Packer buy shaping up as bull

(Australia; India)

Michaela Boland, The Australian, 18th Feb 2016.

National Gallery  judged victim of fraud over Asian antiquities

(Australia; India)

Michaela Boland, The Australian, 18th Feb 2016.

Guns stolen in Civil War Museum heist came from NRA exhibit

(United States of America)

Christine Vendel, Penn Live, 17th Feb 2016.

Paintings worth $10K grabbed from Deerfield business after persistent burglary, investigators say

(United States of America)

Erika Pesantes, Sun Sentinel, 17th Feb 2016.

National Gallery of Australia review finds 22 works of 'insufficient or questionable' provenance

(Australia; India)

Simon Thomen, Business Insider, 17th Feb 2016.

Provenance of 22 Asian artworks at National Gallery of Australia in doubt

(Australia; India)

Shalailah Medhora, The Guardian, 17th Feb 2016.

Picasso thief signs away right to haul

(United Kingdom)

Midweek Herald, 17th Feb 2016.

Kanye West album 'pirated 500,000 times' already

(General)

Zoe Kleinman, BBC News, 16th Feb 2016.

20 idols stolen from 2 temples in Udaipur

(India)

TNN, The Times of India, 16th Feb 2016.

Hunt for Russia's missing Amber Room turns to Czech castle

(Czech Republic; Russia)

Derek Scally, The Irish Times, 16th Feb 2016.

Idol installed by President in Vrindavan temple stolen

(India)

Anuja Jaiswal, The Times of India, 16th Feb 2016.

New 'paper trail' rules to help crack down on metal thieves

(United Kingdom)

Greg Russell, The National, 16th Feb 2016.

Guns stolen in curious burglary are 'one of a kind': National Civil War Museum official

(United States of America)

Christine Vendel, Penn Live, 15th Feb 2016.

Looting prompts closures at mining sites in Joshua Tree

(United States of America)

Geoffrey Mohan, Los Angeles Times, 15th Feb 2016.

Drones for research: Use of the UAV in archaeology

(Jordan)

Popular Archaeology, 14th Feb 2016.

Burglary investigation underway at Harrisburg's National Civil War Museum

(United States of America)

Dave Marcheskie, ABC United States, 14th Feb 2016.

मुख्यमंत्री शहर में थी, इसलिए छिपाये रखा

(India)

Theft at Jain temple in Udaipur.

Rajasthan Patrika, 14th Feb 2016.

Investigations on in disappearence of 157 artefacts from Saqqara galleries

(Egypt)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 13th Feb 2016.

Thief arrested for stealing idols, other items from ISKCON temple

(India)

Daily Excelsior, 13th Feb 2016.

Roban Virgen Peregrina de iglesia de Tlaltenango

(Mexico)

Diario de Morelos, 12th Feb 2016.

NGA wants to return buddha, but doesn't know where

(Australia; India)

Michaela Boland, The Australian, 12th Feb 2016.

Ganapati idol stolen from temple of Hoysala period

(India)

M.T. Shiva Kumar, The Hindu, 12th Feb 2016.

Report: Ukraine "doing nothing" to recover stolen Dutch art

(Ukraine; Netherlands)

Janene Pieters, NL Times, 11th Feb 2016.

Museum: dog statue stolen from grounds

(United States of America)

Elise Kaplan, Albuquerque Journal, 11th Feb 2016.

FBI Deploying Art Crime Team to Investigate If Militants Desecrated Paiute Graves

(United States of America)

Lizzy Acker, Willamette Week, 11th Feb 2016.

Egypt ups pyramids security after illegal stone sales

(Egypt)

Ramadan Al Sherbini, Gulf News, 11th Feb 2016.

Former Tory councillor convicted of stealing World War Two hero's bravery honour 'to pay mortgage' escapes jail

(United Kingdom)

Mike Lockley, Mirror, 11th Feb 2016.

Delincuentes roban joyas y objetos litúrgicos de iglesia

(Peru)

Delinquents steal jewelry and liturgical items from church

RPP, 11th Feb 2016.

Roban imagen de Virgen Peregrina durante miércoles de ceniza en iglesia de Morelos

(Mexico)

Statue of the Virgen Perefrina stolen on Ash Wednesday from Morelos church

SDP Noticias, 11th Feb 2016.

Two Klamath Falls residents sentenced in stolen Native American artifacts case

(United States of America)

Elizabeth Reickn, News 10, 11th Feb 2016.

Roban dos piezas del Museo Larreta

(Argentina)

Two pieces stolen from the Larreta Museum

Ana Martínez Quijano, Ámbito Financiero, 10th Feb 2016.

Wadsworth tomb ornaments suspected stolen

(United States of America)

Ben Beagle, Livingston County News, 10th Feb 2016.

Thieves caught robbing Jain temple on cam

(India)

TNN, The Times of India, 10th Feb 2016.

Police release video of man sought for questioning in Chihuly theft

(United States of America)

Kristen Mitchell, The St. Petersburg Tribune, 10th Feb 2016.

Cheikhmous Ali: the Syrian archaeologist who doesn't take sides

(Syria)

Vincent Noce, The Art Newspaper, 10th Feb 2016.

Hue loses large amounts of artifacts

(Vietnam)

Vietnam Net, 9th Feb 2016.

वेंकटेश मंदिर से बेशकीमती मूर्तियां चोरी

(India)

Three ashtadhatu idols stolen from temple

Amar Ujala, 9th Feb 2016.

Da Vinci, van Gogh and now Chihuly: Art thieves strike everywhere

(United States of America)

Molly Moorhead, Tampa Bay Times, 9th Feb 2016.

Morean Arts employee finds box with glass art stolen in Chihuly Collection heist

(United States of America)

Zachary T. Sampson, Tampa Bay Times, 9th Feb 2016.

John Carroll University employee indicted on grand theft charges in museum jewel heist

(United States of America)

Jane Morice, Cleveland.com, 9th Feb 2016.

Ancient coins were replaced with fakes between 2001-2002 — PM

(Jordan)

Raed Omari, The Jordan Times, 9th Feb 2016.

Australia's Dancing Shiva legally exported, says Subhash Kapoor

(India; Australia)

Michaela Boland, The Australian, 9th Feb 2016.

राम जानकी मंदिर से मूर्ति चोरी

(India)

Ram Janaki temple idol theft

Amar Ujala, 8th Feb 2016.

2 Treasure Hunters Arrested While Destroying Ancient Roman City Ratiaria near Bulgaria's Archar

(Bulgaria)

Ivan Dikov, Archaeology in Bulgaria, 8th Feb 2016.

Destructive dig: Illegal dig at historic Fort Ellis prompts archaeological concerns

(United States of America)

Brett French, Billings Gazette, 8th Feb 2016.

Police investigating piece of glass art stolen from Chihuly museum

(United States of America)

The St. Petersburg Tribune, 8th Feb 2016.

Pakistan lays claim to the Koh-i-Noor diamond centrepiece to the Crown Jewels, claiming the gem was 'forcibly' taken by Britain

(United Kingdom; Pakistan; India)

Gianluca Mezzofiore, The Daily Mail, 8th Feb 2016.

A 75-year-old archaeologist catches artefact smugglers sitting on his computer

(India)

Ashwin Aghor, Catch News, 8th Feb 2016.

Robos en iglesias, un patrimonio en peligro

(Spain)

Robberies in churches, heritage in danger

Fernando Pérez Ávila, Diario de Sevilla, 7th Feb 2016.

Antiquities official blames journalists for harming tourism through pyramids stone selling video

(Egypt)

Al-Masry Al-Youm, Egypt Independent, 7th Feb 2016.

Egyptian archaeologists call for tougher security measures after 'sale of pyramid pieces'

(Egypt)

Ahram Online, 7th Feb 2016.

Heritage table goes up in smoke

(India)

Amit Sharma, The Tribune, 7th Feb 2016.

Former Capitol cop accused of stealing state painting

(United States of America)

Associated Press, Journal Sentinel, 6th Feb 2016.

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

(Canada)

Stephanie Ip, The Province, 6th Feb 2016.

Three Arrested for 'Selling Pieces' of the Giza Pyramids for $32

(Egypt)

Egyptian Streets, 6th Feb 2016.

Esclarecen otros 3 robos de arte sacro en iglesias

(Spain)

Three other robberies of religious art from churches clarified

El Correo De Burgos, 6th Feb 2016.

Youth found dead near temple, idols stolen

(India)

Press Trust of India, The Siasat Daily, 5th Feb 2016.

Old camcorder footage sparks fresh appeal over antique rail clock stolen in Nineties museum robbery

(United Kingdom)

Kirsten Elder, Belfast Telegraph, 5th Feb 2016.

Saqueadores de sitios paleontológicos arriesgan multas de hasta $9 millones

(Chile)

Looters of palaeontological sites risk fines of up to $9,000,000

P. Sepúlveda, La Tercera, 5th Feb 2016.

Rescatan Zonas Arqueológicas

(Mexico)

Rescuing archaeological sites

Aarón Torres, AM, 4th Feb 2016.

Renowned Worcester builder's 'beehive' mausoleum targeted at Hope Cemetery

(United States of America)

Mark Sullivan, Telegram, 4th Feb 2016.

Thieves strike rural church, preacher shows them compassion

(United States of America)

Rolf Parker, Deerfield Valley News, 4th Feb 2016.

Mates have Banksy art stolen and flat trashed by Airbnb guests who left condoms and laughing gas

(United Kingdom)

Ollie McAteer, Metro, 3rd Feb 2016.

Se roban a 'La Conchita' de Tonanitla

(Mexico)

'La Conchita' of Tonanitla stolen

Juan Manuel Barrera, El Universal, 3rd Feb 2016.

Roban el sagrario barroco de la iglesia de Olveira y provocan un incendio en la sacristía

(Spain)

Baroque tabernacle from the church of Olveira solen and fire started in the sacristy

Javier Romero, La Voz de Galicia, 3rd Feb 2016.

Ornaments taken away from Gulvady temple

(India)

Ganesh Prabhu, The Hindu, 3rd Feb 2016.

Para el padre Joaquín, el robo de la corona de la Virgen es "un mensaje"

(Argentina)

For Father Joaquín, the theft of the crown of the Virgin is "a message"

El Liberal, 2nd Feb 2016.

Stolen Camille Claudel Bronze Bust of Lover Auguste Rodin Recovered

(France)

Artlyst, 1st Feb 2016.

मंदिर से 400 साल पुरानी 30 किलो की गदा चोरी, पहले भी हो चुकी है वारदात

(India)

400-year old, 30g temple mace stolen.

Dainik Bhaskar, 31st Jan 2016.

Detective seeks public's help in tracking down artwork stolen from NH Institute of Art

(United States of America)

Shawne K. Wickham, The Union Leader, 30th Jan 2016.

On the trail of the lost bulls: art detectives who track down missing public treasures

(United Kingdom)

Vanessa Thorpe, The Guardian, 30th Jan 2016.

Five men paraded through the streets of Guizhou as punishment for stealing cultural relics

(China)

Lucy Liu, Shanghaiist, 30th Jan 2016.

Wu-Tang Clan 'Shaolin' Album Jacked My Art ... Fan Claims

(United States of America)

TMZ, 29th Jan 2016.

Theft of historic daggers: Police fail to make any breakthrough

(India)

The Tribune, 29th Jan 2016.

Heartbroken pupils write letter to thieves to return Geevor Tin Mine artifacts

(United Kingdom)

Kirste Smith, The Cornishman, 28th Jan 2016.

French Book Helps Trace Stolen Idol and Art and Arrest of International Trafickers

(India)

Express News Service, The New Indian Express, 28th Jan 2016.

Looted: How global theft fuels trafficking, unrest & cultural control

(Syria; Iraq; Afghanistan; India)

Rattanamol Singh, Guernica Magazine, 28th Jan 2016.

Marana police arrest man in connection to stolen cacti

(United States of America)

Carmen Duarte, Arizona Daily Star, 27th Jan 2016.

Cae "especialista" en robo de imágenes sacras: tendría conexión con coleccionistas

(Paraguay)

Specialists implicated in the theft of sacred statues: had a connection with collectors

Hoy, 27th Jan 2016.

The Professor and the Pueblo, Was the disclosure of Acoma traditions exploitation or scholarship?

(United States of America)

Anson Stevens-Bollen, Santa Fe Reporter, 27th Jan 2016.

Atacan y profanan tres iglesias en Sevilla y Lugo

(Spain)

Three churches in Sevilla and Lugo attacked and profaned

La Gaceta, 26th Jan 2016.

Carmel art gallery catches theft on camera

(United States of America)

Brynne Whittaker, KSBW, 26th Jan 2016.

Banksy's Latest Mural Covered After Theft Attempt

(United Kingdom)

Henri Neuendorf, ArtNet News, 26th Jan 2016.

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

(Canada)

Janet French, National Post, 25th Jan 2016.

Roban tres copones de plata, cálices y la recaudación del cepillo en una iglesia de Sevilla

(Spain)

Actuall, 25th Jan 2016.

Woman sues AP for taking and selling stock photo of her wearing a headscarf

(United States of America)

Eugene Volokh, The Washington Post, 25th Jan 2016.

Proposed bill could allow looting of artifacts, experts fear

(United States of America)

Ben Brotemarkle, Florida Today, 25th Jan 2016.

Buscado por robo de una estatua del Niño Jesús

(United States of America)

La Tribuna Hispana, 25th Jan 2016.

Greece a transit country for trade in illicit antiquities from Syria, Iraq

(Greece; Iraq; Syria)

eKathimerini, 24th Jan 2016.

'Operation Pandora' recovers thousands of artefacts

(General)

BBC News, 23rd Jan 2016.

'Ashtadhatu' idols stolen from temple in UP

(India)

Press Trust of India, PTI News, 23rd Jan 2016.

Love Locket sculpture vandalized at Container Park

(United States of America)

Lawren Lineham, Las Vegas Review-Journal, 22nd Jan 2016.

Shah Jehan mosque started losing tiles in the 70s, claims khatib

(Pakistan)

The Express Tribune, 22nd Jan 2016.

Thieves make off with prized art works from Iqaluit museum

(Canada)

Steve Ducharme, Nunatsiaq Online, 22nd Jan 2016.

Meet the Indiana Jones of Stolen Art

(Netherlands)

Beckett Mufson, Vice, 21st Jan 2016.

National Library employee to face trial over theft of 216 books

(Ireland)

Tom Tuite, The Irish Times, 21st Jan 2016.

Probe team seeks record of Corbusier furniture

(India)

TNN, The Times of India, 21st Jan 2016.

'Scumbags' steal Altona Homestead artefacts

(Australia)

Goya Dmytryshchak, Star Weekly, 20th Jan 2016.

Los robos y falsificaciones de arte abortados en el último lustro superan los 150 millones

(Spain)

Robberies and forgeries of seized art in the last year tops 150 million

José Ramón Villalba, Ideal, 20th Jan 2016.

शहर चुने आपके शहर की ख़बरें मंदिर से लक्ष्मण की मूर्ति चोरी

(India)

Statue stolen from the temple

Amar Ujala, 20th Jan 2016.

Trailer containing works by Matisse, Chagall stolen from Chatsworth industrial park

(United States of America)

Veronica Rocha, Los Angeles Times, 19th Jan 2016.

Does Art Crime pay? 5 stolen artefacts and what they sold for

(General)

Meg Lambert, FutureLearn, 19th Jan 2016.

Museum-quality heirloom stolen from Hamilton home

(New Zealand)

Te Ahua Maitland, Stuff.co.nz, 19th Jan 2016.

Ayyappa temple announces award for clues about stolen lamp

(India)

Neeraj Santoshi, Hindustan Times, 19th Jan 2016.

Heritage theft ahead of Hollande's visit

(India)

Aneesh Sareen, The Tribune, 19th Jan 2016.

Sheriff's Dept. seeking glass artwork stolen from Green Valley house

(United States of America)

Arizona Daily Star, 19th Jan 2016.

Plea on 'Missing' Jewels of Rameswaram Temple

(India)

Express News Service, The New Indian Express, 19th Jan 2016.

Theft of furniture designed by Le Corbusier at Chandigarh College of Arts

(India)

Saurabh Prashar, The Times of India, 19th Jan 2016.

Library's Claim to Books Survives Timeliness Challenge

(United States of America)

Andrew Keshner, The New York Law Journal, 19th Jan 2016.

WMass Artist to Madonna: 'You Stole My Material, Girl'

(United States of America)

Karen Brown, New England Public Radio, 18th Jan 2016.

Vigilante foils robbery attempt at Kwara Museum

(Nigeria)

Romoke W. Ahmad, Daily Trust, 18th Jan 2016.

'Stealing my painting from St Mary's Church in Beverley was like a plot from The Archers'

(United Kingdom)

Hull Daily Mail, 17th Jan 2016.

Siolim - Sodiem temple robbed by unknowns

(India)

Keshav Naik, The Times of India, 16th Jan 2016.

Art work stolen before exhibition opens

(New Zealand)

Sara Meij, Nelson Mail, 16th Jan 2016.

Saquean camino maya

(Mexico)

Maya Road Looted

José Candelario Pech Ku, Diario de Yucatán, 16th Jan 2016.

Libya's threatened ancient history, and why it is significant

(Libya)

Susan Walker, Apollo, 15th Jan 2016.

Grave robbing gone wrong: Chinese tomb raiders suffocate after setting off dynamite while trying to break into ancient burial site

(China)

Sophie Williams, The Daily Mail, 15th Jan 2016.

The Lawsuit Over Katy Perry's Met Gala Dress Proceeds to Trial

(United States of America)

Richard Lawson, Vanity Fair, 15th Jan 2016.

घाटमपुर में राधाकृष्ण मंदिर से अष्टधातु की मूर्ति चोरी

(India)

Idol theft from Radhakrishna Temple

Inextlive, 15th Jan 2016.

'Priceless' ball stolen from Dunblane Museum

(United Kingdom)

BBC News, 14th Jan 2016.

Street Artist Jamie Hef Sues Pop Singer Kiesza over Unauthorized Use of His Work

(United States of America)

Henri Neuendorf, ArtNet News, 14th Jan 2016.

Gardner suspect's sentence was cut

(United States of America)

Shelley Murphy, The Boston Globe, 14th Jan 2016.

Fight 'Islamic State' by preventing illegal artifacts trade

(Germany)

DW, 13th Jan 2016.

The Grave Robbers Looting Egypt's Archaeological Heritage

(Egypt)

Vice, 13th Jan 2016.

Temple loot gang busted; 4 traders among 8 held

(India)

Orissa Post, 13th Jan 2016.

Expolian un mosaico de 2.000 años de antigüedad en la Villa Romana de Río Verde en Marbella

(Spain)

Looted: a 2000-year-old mosaic in the Roman Villa of Río Verde in Marabella

J.J. Madueño, ABC España, 13th Jan 2016.

Theft from Dunblane Museum

(United Kingdom)

Forth Valley Police Division, 13th Jan 2016.

Library Says Missing Painting Was Stolen

(United States of America)

Nick Rummell, Courthouse News Service, 12th Jan 2016.

Roban ángel de mármol en iglesia de Soledad y se lo llevan en motocarro

(Colombia)

Marble angel from Soledad church stolen, taken in a car.

El Heraldo, 12th Jan 2016.

DGAM Director General: Terrorist organizations transgressing on archeological sites in Quneitra

(Syria)

Syria Online, 11th Jan 2016.

Ancient Ohio sites lack state protection from archaeology scavengers

(United States of America)

Earl Rinehart, The Columbus Dispatch, 11th Jan 2016.

Brass lamp worth Rs 15 lakh stolen from temple

(India)

The Pioneer, 10th Jan 2016.

Cop killed in Bihar, Opposition to launch protest

(India)

Nayyar Azad, The Asian Age, 9th Jan 2016.

'Broken System' Allows ISIS to Profit From Looted Antiquities

(General)

Steven Lee Myers, The New York Times, 9th Jan 2016.

The Gods are still leaving

(Nepal)

Sewa Bhattarai, The Kathmandu Post, 9th Jan 2016.

'Malarky' Is Latest Graffiti Artist to Sue Fashion Designer

(United States of America)

Anandashankar Mazumdar, BNA, 8th Jan 2016.

Can you help find this Co Down railway clock stolen 20 years ago?

(United Kingdom)

Sarah Scott, Belfast Live, 8th Jan 2016.

Utalk Tackling antiquities trafficking

(General)

Euronews, 8th Jan 2016.

Thieves target two temples in Junagadh

(India)

TNN, The Times of India, 8th Jan 2016.

Thieves walk away with Prophet's 1,400-yr-old footprint from mosque

(India)

The Statesman, The Daily Star, 8th Jan 2016.

After plagiarism claims, Malaysian ad firm disqualified from Kancil awards

(Malaysia; United Kingdom)

The Malay Mail, 8th Jan 2016.

Channel 5 accused of supporting 'grave-robbing' over TV show Battlefield Recovery

(United Kingdom)

David Barnett, The Guardian, 8th Jan 2016.

Eight precious idols stolen from two temples in Bihar

(India)

Press Trust of India, Business Standard, 8th Jan 2016.

Decorative stones stolen from several local graves

(Ireland)

Independent Westmeath, 8th Jan 2016.

Lady Gaga plagiarism lawsuit coming to New York

(United States of America)

Richard Johnson, Page Six, 7th Jan 2016.

Bathurst police search for thief after $10K painting stolen

(Canada)

Bridget Yard, CBC, 7th Jan 2016.

Can Hobby Lobby Buy the Bible?

(United States of America)

Joel Baden, The Atlantic, 7th Jan 2016.

Egypt to launch antiquities database to track public collections and combat smuggling

(Egypt)

Anny Shaw, The Art Newspaper, 7th Jan 2016.

Mystery Surrounds Recovered Painting That Vanished In Salisbury

(United States of America)

Susan Dunne, Hartford Courant, 6th Jan 2016.

NVCC hails police for cracking temple theft within 24 hours

(India)

Nagpur Today, 5th Jan 2016.

Roman coins stolen from locked case at Chelmsford Museum

(United Kingdom)

Steve Neale, Yellow Advertiser, 5th Jan 2016.

Chivilcoy: asaltan una parroquia y se llevan dinero y un cáliz de oro

(Argentina)

Chivilcoy: Parish church attacked and money and a gold chalice stolen

El Litoral, 5th Jan 2016.

Bronze statue goes missing at Western Monastery

(Hong Kong)

Ejinsight, 4th Jan 2016.

Karkala: Thieves steal valuables worth Rs 6 lac from temple

(India)

Daijiworld Media Network, Daijiworld, 4th Jan 2016.

Photographer Sues Richard Prince for Stealing His Instagram Photo

(United States of America)

Michael Zhang, PetaPixel, 4th Jan 2016.

Amateur Sleuths on the Dinosaur Trail

(United States of America)

David Mark Simpson, The New York Times, 4th Jan 2016.

Pillage of prehistory

(Pakistan)

Hidayat Khan, The Express Tribune, 3rd Jan 2016.

Who'd Steal Lincoln's Hand? Art Theft Baffles Illinois Museum

(United States of America)

Mitch Smith, The New York Times, 3rd Jan 2016.

Denuncian misioneros xaverianos robos litúrgicos en parroquias de SJR

(Mexico)

Xaverian missionaries denounce thefts of liturgical items in SJR parish churches

Rossy Martínez, Plaza de Armas, 3rd Jan 2016.

Así fue saqueado el galeón San José

(Panama; United States of America)

Here's how the galleon San José was looted

Errol E. Caballero, La Estrella de Panamá, 3rd Jan 2016.

Four precious idols stolen in Bihar

(India)

IANS, The Hindu, 2nd Jan 2016.

Three idols stolen from Bhilwara temples

(India)

TNN, The Times of India, 2nd Jan 2016.

Bihar: 14 idols stolen from Vaishali temple

(India)

Rajesh Kumar Thakur, Hindustan Times, 2nd Jan 2016.

Staffordshire Regiment Museum tracks down medals stolen from display 40 years ago

(United Kingdom)

Tamworth Herald, 2nd Jan 2016.

Country's 'one of a kind' cannon is stolen from garden

(United Kingdom)

Lauren Howard, Daily Echo, 2nd Jan 2016.

Poachers using science papers to target newly discovered species

(General)

Arthur Neslen, The Guardian, 1st Jan 2016.

Roban el niño Jesús de la imagen de la Virgen del Rosario de Valencina

(Spain)

Baby Jesus and statue of the Virgin of the Rosary stolen in Valencia

EFE, Diario d Sevilla, 1st Jan 2016.

Thief stole painting from St Mary's Church in Beverley during wedding

(United Kingdom)

Lucy Leeson, Hull Daily Mail, 1st Jan 2016.

Idol Stolen

(India)

Express News Service, The New Indian Express, 31st Dec 2015.

Idols and valuables stolen from temple

(India)

Press Trust of India, Business Standard, 31st Dec 2015.

Reliefs in Mersin fall victims to treasure hunters

(Turkey)

Doğan News Agency, Hurriyet Daily News, 31st Dec 2015.

'Love' graffiti on historic castle walls creates outrage

(Turkey)

Doğan News Agency, Hurriyet Daily News, 31st Dec 2015.

Two British teens to face trial over Auschwitz theft

(Poland; United Kingdom)

AFP, Yahoo News, 30th Dec 2015.

Jackie Chan donates replicas of 12 zodiac antiquities to a museum in Taiwan

(Taiwan)

Gu Liping, ECNS, 30th Dec 2015.

British Teens Indicted for Stealing Artifacts From Auschwutz-Birkenau Museum

(Poland; United Kingdom)

JTA, Haaretz, 30th Dec 2015.

Award-winning Malaysian agency seeks to contact UK designer after plagiarism claim

(Malaysia; United Kingdom)

Boo Su-Lyn, The Malay Mail, 30th Dec 2015.

£21,000 of war medals stolen in museum raid remain missing three years on

(United Kingdom)

Neil Vowles, The Argus, 30th Dec 2015.

Sophisticated art thieves network operating at Rome airport uncovered

(Italy)

Alice Philipson, The Telegraph, 30th Dec 2015.

Eaton's Pompeii relics may cause lengthy dilemma

(United States of America)

Jim Schultz, Record Searchlight, 30th Dec 2015.

'Nighthawks': Tracking the criminals plundering ancient sites with the latest equipment

(United Kingdom)

Cahal Milmo, The Independent, 30th Dec 2015.

Search is on for Sussex's missing public art

(United Kingdom)

Ben James, The Argus, 29th Dec 2015.

Robar patrimonio cultural es delito federal, advierte el INAH

(Mexico)

Theft of cultural heritage is a federal crime warns INAH

Leonardo Vázquez, Pulso, 29th Dec 2015.

En Zonda, ahora robaron una imagen de la Virgen

(Argentina)

In Zonda today a statue of the Virgin was stolen

Favio Cabrera, Diario de Cuyo, 29th Dec 2015.

France builds grand alliance to protect cultural heritage

(Syria; Iraq; France)

Vincent Noce, The Art Newspaper, 29th Dec 2015.

Salvage Vessel Detained Over Antiquities Possession

(Cyprus; Lebanon)

The Maritime Executive, 29th Dec 2015.

Latest search for Gardner paintings came up empty

(United States of America)

Stephen Kurkjian, The Boston Globe, 28th Dec 2015.

Perhilitan director pleads not guilty to rhino horn theft

(Malaysia)

The Malaysian Insider, 28th Dec 2015.

Cyprus seeks Lebanese expertise on seized treasures

(Cyprus; Lebanon)

Ya Libnan, 28th Dec 2015.

Denuncian saqueo a zona arqueológica de 'El Tigre'

(Mexico)

Denouncing the looting of the archaeological site of 'El Tigre'.

Gilberto Avila, El Expreso, 27th Dec 2015.

Bhimsengola shop burgled

(Nepal)

The Himalayan Times, 26th Dec 2015.

The Year in Art Crime

(General)

The Creators Project, Vice, 26th Dec 2015.

Government department director arrested over alleged theft of rhino horn from museum

(Malaysia)

The Malay Mail, 26th Dec 2015.

Retablos de los siglos XIX y XX son robados de iglesias en SLP y subastados en NY

(Mexico)

Retablos from the 19th and 20th centuries are stolen from churches in SLP and auctioned in NY

Sin Embargo, 25th Dec 2015.

Rs2 lakh booty burgled from temple

(India)

Alka Tiwari, The Times of India, 25th Dec 2015.

Trailer full of bronze sculptures stolen from Naples storage yard

(United States of America)

Carli Teproff, Miami Herald, 24th Dec 2015.

Police hunt stolen painting

(United Kingdom)

Bordon Herald, 24th Dec 2015.

Revientan la puerta de la iglesia para robar la corona a la patrona de Guillena

(Spain)

Church door broken down to steal crown of the patron saint of Guillena

Juan Carlos Romero, ABC España, 24th Dec 2015.

The Over-The-Hill-Mob: Inside England's Biggest Jewel Heist

(United Kingdom)

Nico Hines, The Daily Beast, 24th Dec 2015.

Negotiating Copyright and Copy-wrong in Architecture

(United States of America)

Kelly Chan, Hyperallergic, 24th Dec 2015.

Treasure hunters seized in Limassol

(Cyprus; Lebanon)

Elias Hazou, Cyprus Mail, 24th Dec 2015.

Revisiting case of stolen Dutch art work

(Ukraine; Netherlands)

Veronika Melkozerova, Kyiv Post, 24th Dec 2015.

मंदिर से दो मूर्तियां चोरी

(India)

Two statues stolen from temple

Amar Ujala, 24th Dec 2015.

Peter Max's wife says stepson stole $4.3M worth of paintings from her

(United States of America)

Julia Marsh, New York Post, 24th Dec 2015.

Report suggests Daesh is smuggling antiquities through Lebanon

(Lebanon; Syria)

Albawaba, 23rd Dec 2015.

Giraffe tongue among 103 items stolen from National Museum

(United Kingdom)

The Scotsman, 23rd Dec 2015.

Ship with stolen artefacts docks at Limassol port

(Cyprus; Lebanon)

In Cyprus, 23rd Dec 2015.

My Great-grandfather, the Man Who Held the Key to the Aleppo Codex

(Israel; Syria)

Judy Maltz, Haaretz, 22nd Dec 2015.

Roban campanas de iglesia en Chapantongo

(Mexico)

El Sol de Hidalgo, 22nd Dec 2015.

Kuvempu museum burglary: trust to seek replica of Padma medal

(India)

P.M. Veerendra, The Hindu, 22nd Dec 2015.

'Stolen' sapphire pops up in Midtown pawn shop 19 years later

(United States of America; Italy)

Julia Marsh, New York Post, 22nd Dec 2015.

Appeal launched to find lost Sheffield steel sculpture

(United Kingdom)

The Star, 21st Dec 2015.

Idols from Rani ki Vav near Modi village still missing

(India)

Sivakumar B, The Times of India, 21st Dec 2015.

Police draw blank in idol theft case

(Nepal)

Anup Ojha, The Kathmandu Post, 21st Dec 2015.

Royal Ontario Museum caught up in looted antiquities investigation

(Canada; India)

Nazim Baksh, CBC, 21st Dec 2015.

A tale of sculptures saved, lost, and found

(United States of America)

Stephan Salisbury, Philly.com, 20th Dec 2015.

El mar esconde sus tesoros

(Spain)

Josep Playá Maset, La Vanguardia, 20th Dec 2015.

Security director warns against 'financing terrorism'

(Switzerland)

Swiss Info, 20th Dec 2015.

Two idols stolen

(India)

The Telegraph, 19th Dec 2015.

The Israeli Defense Minister Who Stole Antiquities

(Israel; Palestine)

Yael Gruenpeter, Haaretz, 19th Dec 2015.

MU professor: Stolen artifacts stemmed from communication breakdown

(United States of America)

Alan Burdziak, Columbia Daily Tribute, 19th Dec 2015.

$60 mil lost due to illegal logging by Guats over 174 square miles of Belize

(Belize; Guatemala)

Adele Ramos, Amadala, 19th Dec 2015.

Así fue el robo al Museo de Antropología hace 30 años

(Mexico)

This is How the Robbery at the Anthropology Museum 30 Years Ago Went

José Antonio Aspiros Villagómez, Yancuic, 19th Dec 2015.

Man held with $10 million antique items at airport

(Pakistan; Thailand)

Muhammad Ali, Business Recorder, 19th Dec 2015.

Two Warhol Prints and an Otto Piene Artwork Stolen from Gallery Vehicle in Germany

(Germany)

Henri Neuendorf, ArtNet News, 18th Dec 2015.

Art Just Doesn't Show Up in Money Laundering Cases

(United States of America)

Marion Maneker, Art Market Monitor, 18th Dec 2015.

The Desire of Transparency in the Art Market

(General)

Art Media Agency, 18th Dec 2015.

Saqueo de piezas arqueológicas en la Huasteca

(Mexico)

Archaeological pieces looted in Huasteca

Magui López, Pulso, 17th Dec 2015.

A millionaire bought the only copy of Wu-Tang Clan's new album. Is this the future of art?

(United States of America)

Caroline Framke, Vox, 17th Dec 2015.

Unravelling International Smuggling Network by Tracing Kapoor's Art of the Past

(India; United States of America)

Yogesh Kabirdoss, The New Indian Express, 17th Dec 2015.

Bricks and mortar fire: Yemen's cultural heritage is in the crosshairs

(Yemen)

Bastien Varoutsikos, The Conversation, 17th Dec 2015.

मंदिर से चांदी का मुकुट व दानपात्र चोरी

(India)

Silver crown and temple donation box stolen

Amar Ujala, 17th Dec 2015.

Policía detiene a huaqueros en zona arqueológica de Cayaltí

(Peru)

Police arrest looters at the archaeological site of Cayaltí

RPP, 16th Dec 2015.

Retired Effigy Mounds official will plead guilty to removing ancient human remains

(United States of America)

Trish Mehaffey, The Gazette, 16th Dec 2015.

The Sheep Sculpture Stolen By a Browns Fan Has Been Returned

(United States of America)

Vince Grzegorek, Cleve Scene, 16th Dec 2015.

Bronze statues of Buddha, Ambedkar stolen from Buddhist temple in Kausa

(India)

Shrutika Sukhi, The Times of India, 16th Dec 2015.

Motunui epa: Maori storehouse carvings returned home after 150 years buried in a swamp, 40-year European exile

(New Zealand)

Kim Griggs, ABC Australia, 16th Dec 2015.

'Ashutosh stole my Mohenjodaro story'

(India; Pakistan)

Avinash Lohana, Mumbai Mirror, 16th Dec 2015.

Knidos wants to regain its artifacts

(Turkey)

Anadolu Agency, Hurriyet Daily News, 16th Dec 2015.

Taylor Swift accused of hypocrisy for using artist's design without permission, credit or fee

(United States of America)

Christopher Hooton, The Independent, 16th Dec 2015.

Hanukkah at the Arch of Titus

(Israel; Italy)

Steven Fine, Yale University News, 15th Dec 2015.

Hallaron en el río un Cristo que fue robado

(Argentina)

Stolen Christ found in the river

El Tribuno, 15th Dec 2015.

'Lost' Treasure Ship Is Also a War Grave

(Colombia)

Stephanie Pappas, Live Science, 15th Dec 2015.

Theft in temple at Pangala, materials worth Rs 2 lac stolen

(India)

Daijiworld Media Network, Daijiworld, 15th Dec 2015.

Lincoln artifact stolen from county museum

(United States of America)

Daily Journal, 15th Dec 2015.

Police: Man stole cannonball, other artifacts

(United States of America)

Chris Cappella, The Evening Sun, 15th Dec 2015.

Stolen Dutch Art Shows Up in Ukraine, but Getting It Back Isn't Easy

(Ukraine; Netherlands)

Nina Siegal, The New York Times, 15th Dec 2015.

Police make arrest in $200,000 theft of artworks from trailer in Richmond; all artwork recovered

(United States of America)

The Richmond Standard, 15th Dec 2015.

Historic England on a mission to locate publicly subsidised art that has disappeared from view

(United Kingdom)

Cahal Milmo, The Independent, 15th Dec 2015.

Public artworks disappearing before our eyes, says heritage body

(United Kingdom)

Mark Brown, The Guardian, 15th Dec 2015.

Closing the book on John Mark Tillmann's stolen antiques

(Canada)

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

Three stolen Egyptian Mameluk-era lamps recovered from London and Sharjah

(Egypt; United Kingdom; United Arab Emirates)

Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 14th Dec 2015.

El robo del Códice Calixtino: una peripecia digna de un guión de Berlanga

(Spain)

The theft of the Codex Calixtino: a premise worthy of a script by Berlanga

Pedro García Martín, El Mundo, 14th Dec 2015.

Chinese court accepts suit over stolen mummy

(China; Netherlands)

Yao Lan, ECNS, 13th Dec 2015.

¿Dónde guardarán los tesoros del galeón San José?

(Colombia)

Where will the treasures of the galleon San José be kept?

El Universal, 13th Dec 2015.

El Códice Calixtino optará al Registro de la Memoria del Mundo de la Unesco, lo que reforzaría su protección

(Spain)

The Codex Calixtinus has been placed on UNESCO's Memory of the World list to ensure its protection

Europa Press, 20 Minutos, 13th Dec 2015.

Cypriot Tasoula Hadjitofi vows to halt illicit art trafficking by terrorists

(Cyprus)

Famagusta Gazette, 12th Dec 2015.

डहरे वाले मंदिर से पार्वती व गणेश की मूर्ति चोरी

(India)

Parvati and Ganesh idol stolen from a temple

Rajasthan Patrika, 12th Dec 2015.

Antique racket behind vandalism?

(India)

Falguni Banerjee, The Times of India, 11th Dec 2015.

Increíble robo de campanas

(Mexico)

Incredible robbery of bells

Alma Leticia Sánchez, El Sol de Zamora, 11th Dec 2015.

Former Field Museum employee accused of stealing $900,000 over 7 years

(United States of America)

Steve Johnson, The Chicago Tribune, 11th Dec 2015.

Salvadoreño implicado en robo de imagen en Guatemala

(Guatemala; El Salvador)

Salvadorian arrested for theft of saint sculpture in Guatemala

Equilibrium, 11th Dec 2015.

Toxic drug use, not love of art, led accused art thief to steal George Rodrigue 'Blue Dog' prints, health experts say

(United States of America)

John Simerman, The Advocate, 11th Dec 2015.

Sea god statue set to make welcome return

(United Kingdom)

News Letter, 11th Dec 2015.

Villagers reject mummy conditions

(China; Netherlands)

Xinhua, Shanghai Daily, 11th Dec 2015.

Ukraine Jumps Into Stolen Dutch Paintings Mystery With Eye To Referendum

(Ukraine; Netherlands)

Pete Baumgartner, Radio Free Europe, 11th Dec 2015.

Syrian antiquities chief says Turkey refuses to return looted art

(Syria; Turkey)

Shadia Nasralla, Reuters, 11th Dec 2015.

Ask Flipped: Where Should I Hang My Stolen Artwork?

(General)

Ask Flipped, Curbed, 10th Dec 2015.

Thefts of art 'kind of weird,' Coral Springs mayor says

(United States of America)

Wayne K. Roustan, Sun Sentinel, 10th Dec 2015.

Roban campanas de la Guadalupana

(Mexico)

Bells of the Virgin of Guadalupe stolen

Alma Leticia Sánchez, El Sol de Durango, 10th Dec 2015.

Mahavira idol theft: Prime suspect arrested

(India)

IANS, Two Circles, 10th Dec 2015.

Christie's to sell 2,000 photographs seized by US government in biodiesel fraud

(United States of America)

Helen Stoilas, The Art Newspaper, 10th Dec 2015.

Retired US official charged with stealing ancient remains

(United States of America)

Ryan J. Foley, Phys.org, 10th Dec 2015.

Violento robo en la iglesia de las Carmelitas de Peñaranda con el encargado maniatado

(Spain)

Violent robbery in the Church of the Carmelitas in Peñaranda, manager bound

Raúl Martín, Salamanca 24 Horas, 10th Dec 2015.

'Restitution of a lost beauty': Caravaggio Nativity replica brought to Palermo

(Italy)

Stephanie Kirchgaessner, The Guardian, 10th Dec 2015.

Christie's Withdraws Potentially Looted Dagger from Antiquities Auction

(United States of America)

Sarah Cascone, ArtNet News, 10th Dec 2015.

Man admits stealing Maori artefacts

(New Zealand)

Hawke's Bay Today, 9th Dec 2015.

Debate en ONU sobre devolución de bienes culturales a países de origen

(Ecuador)

El Telégrafo, 9th Dec 2015.

Stolen Art Hampers Ukraine's EU Progress

(Ukraine; Netherlands)

Leonid Bershidsky, Bloomberg, 9th Dec 2015.

Artworks Worth $1.1 Million Stolen From Markus Lüpertz's Potsdam Studio

(Germany)

Henri Neuendorf, ArtNet News, 9th Dec 2015.

Ministerio Público archivó unas cuarenta denuncias por afectación cultural

(Peru)

Public Prosecutor filed complaints for around 40 arrested for damaging culture

Perla Polo Salés, La Republica, 9th Dec 2015.

Tell legislators 'no' on looting artifacts

(United States of America)

Madeleine H. Carr, Tallahassee Democrat, 8th Dec 2015.

Dutch collector puts conditions on stolen Buddha statue's return to China

(China; Netherlands)

Wang Fan, ECNS, 8th Dec 2015.

Another church hit by lead thefts – St Mary's in Cratfield the latest to be targeted

(United Kingdom)

Edmund Crosthwaite, East Anglian Daily Times, 8th Dec 2015.

Police release photo of possible suspect in Cleveland Museum of Natural History theft

(United States of America)

Jessica Bates, Fox, 8th Dec 2015.

European states urge action against IS antiquities dealing

(General)

AFP, Yahoo News, 8th Dec 2015.

Break-in at heritage temple: Maluti goddess loses gold eyeballs, jewellery

(India)

The Telegraph, 7th Dec 2015.

Stolen Dutch paintings offered for sale by Ukrainian militia

(Ukraine; Netherlands)

Jon Henley, The Guardian, 7th Dec 2015.

Theft raises security concerns in temple village

(India)

TNN, The Times of India, 7th Dec 2015.

BJP Demands CBI Probe Into Kapilash Idols Loot Incident

(India)

Express News Service, The New Indian Express, 7th Dec 2015.

Indigenous objects return to Australia in new exhibition

(Australia; United Kingdom)

Amelia Caddy, Australian Geographic, 7th Dec 2015.

Report: Paintings stolen from Hoorn museum surfaces in Ukraine

(Ukraine; Netherlands)

Janene Pieters, NL Times, 7th Dec 2015.

The heist of the century

(United States of America)

CBS, 6th Dec 2015.

Misstanke: IS-stulen konst i Sverige

(Switzerland; Syria)

Suspicion: IS-stolen art in Sweden

Aftonbladet, 6th Dec 2015.

El otro tesoro

(Spain; United States of America)

The other treasure

Almudena Lopesino, Cadena Ser, 6th Dec 2015.

बिहारः भगवान महावीर की चोरी हुई 2600 साल पुरानी मूर्ति मिली और भी

(India)

Stolen idol of Bhagvan Mahavir recovered from Jamui Village

Aajtak, 6th Dec 2015.

Two-millennia-old stolen Mahavira idol recovered in Bihar

(India)

IANS, Business Standard, 6th Dec 2015.

AP Vows to Bring Back Amaravati Artefacts from Brit Museum

(India; United Kingdom)

Express News Service, The New Indian Express, 6th Dec 2015.

Don't Be A Marketing Thief: How Your Content Might Be Breaking The Law

(General)

Shelby Clarke, Business 2 Community, 5th Dec 2015.

Seminary eyes repatriation after clash over artifacts

(United States of America)

Malcolm Gay, The Boston Globe, 5th Dec 2015.

Seen this sculpture? There's a $1,000 reward if you have

(United States of America)

Adam Uren, Bring Me The News, 4th Dec 2015.

Jain Sangh plea for recovery of stolen idol

(India)

TNN, The Times of India, 4th Dec 2015.

China's ancient treasures under siege from army of tomb raiders

(China)

Celine Ge, South China Morning Post, 4th Dec 2015.

Statement on Paris Auction of Native American Objects

(United States of America; France)

Evan Ryan, United States Department of State, 4th Dec 2015.

Police investigating major theft at Cleveland's Natural History Museum

(United States of America)

Homa Bash, News Net 5, 4th Dec 2015.

Charlotte man will spend up to 15 years behind bars for stealing historical artifacts

(United States of America)

WLNS, WLNS 6, 4th Dec 2015.

Isil antiques 'sold to western collectors' warns French finance minister

(Iraq; Syria; France)

David Chazan, The Telegraph, 4th Dec 2015.

FOUND: A 17th Century Map Stolen from a Library by a Notorious Art Thief

(United States of America)

Sarah Laskow, Atlas Obscura, 4th Dec 2015.

The Real Value of the ISIS Antiquities Trade

(Iraq; Syria)

Ben Taub, The New Yorker, 4th Dec 2015.

Arte, millones y bajas pasiones: la historia del robo del Códice Calixtino

(Spain)

Art, millions, and lusts: the story of the theft of The Codex Calixtinus

Eva Lamarca, Vanity Fair, 4th Dec 2015.

Jains to meet on Sunday over stolen Lord Mahavir idol

(India)

Bharat Yagnik, The Times of India, 4th Dec 2015.

How Art Heists Play Out: Stolen Picasso One Year Later

(United States of America)

Wilson Sayre, WLRN, 3rd Dec 2015.

Ancient cemetery discovered under Alexandria house

(Egypt)

Al-Masry Al-Youm, Egypt Independent, 3rd Dec 2015.

Pakistani lawyer files petition for return of Koh-i-noor crown jewels diamond

(United Kingdom; Pakistan; India)

Reuters, The Guardian, 3rd Dec 2015.

The Real-Life Indiana Jones

(United States of America; India)

FiveThirtyEight, 2nd Dec 2015.

The Breguet That Got Away: History's Greatest Watch Heist

(Israel; United States of America)

Rebekah Bell, The Robb Report, 2nd Dec 2015.

Jain delegation meets minister about safety of temples in Maha

(India)

Press Trust of India, Business Standard, 2nd Dec 2015.

Police still searching for gold coins stolen from National Museum of Scotland

(United Kingdom)

Jonathan Knott, Museums Journal, 2nd Dec 2015.

En Tabasco, el crimen no respeta ni a la Iglesia

(Mexico)

In Tabasco, crime doesn't respect the church

Leobardo P. Marín, El Universal, 2nd Dec 2015.

जैन मंदिर में चौकीदार-होमगार्ड तैनात थे, पीछे से घुसे चोर, चार मूर्तियां चुराई

(India)

Watchmen were posted at Jain temple where four sculptures were stolen

Dainik Bhaskar, 2nd Dec 2015.

Bihar govt. recommends CBI probe into idol theft

(India)

Amarnath Tewary, The Hindu, 2nd Dec 2015.

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

(Canada; United Kingdom)

Sima Sahar Zerehi, CBC, 2nd Dec 2015.

Preocupa robo de imágenes

(Guatemala)

Concern about the theft of sacred statues

José Diego Puac, El Quetzalteco, 1st Dec 2015.

Thieves steal engine parts worth $150k from railway museum

(Australia)

ABC Australia, 1st Dec 2015.

Cops draw blank in idol recovery

(India)

The Telegraph, 1st Dec 2015.

Thefts of precious idols on the rise in Bihar

(India)

IANS, Business Standard, 1st Dec 2015.

Police hunt owners of 600 pieces of artwork recovered from Opus Art Gallery in Stow on the Wold

(United Kingdom)

Western Daily Press, 1st Dec 2015.

Could Ego Alley repairs solve mystery of the Kunta Kinte plaque?

(United States of America)

Chase Cook, Capital Gazette, 30th Nov 2015.

Minnesota Arboretum replaces stolen sculpture

(United States of America)

Mary Abbe, Star Tribune, 30th Nov 2015.

Oslo wine theft leaves bitter aftertaste

(Norway)

Sarah Bostock, The Foreigner, 30th Nov 2015.

Ill-Gotten Treasures of Ancient Crimea Are Flooding eBay

(Ukraine; Russia)

Damaris Colhoun, Atlas Obscura, 30th Nov 2015.

Culture and jihad, grimly connected through the art market's "blood antiquities"

(United Kingdom)

The Economist, 30th Nov 2015.

Egypt attempts to bring back 8 smuggled artifacts from Switzerland

(Egypt; Switzerland)

Nina Awad, Step Feed, 30th Nov 2015.

No clues in idol theft case

(India)

Farrukh Nadim, The Times of India, 29th Nov 2015.

अष्टधातु की दुर्गा प्रतिमा चोरी

(India)

Ashtdhatu Durga idol theft

Amar Ujala, 29th Nov 2015.

Double loss: two idols worth several crores stolen in two days

(India)

Speed News, Catch News, 29th Nov 2015.

Bihar Chief Minister Orders Probe Into Theft of 600 BC Idol

(India)

Press Trust of India, NDTV, 29th Nov 2015.

Ashtadhatu idol worth several crores stolen in UP

(India)

Press Trust of India, Business Standard, 29th Nov 2015.

Uneasy the head that wears the crown

(India)

The Hindu, 29th Nov 2015.

Bihar: 2,600-yr-old Mahavir idol stolen from Jamui temple

(India)

Express News Service, The Indian Express, 29th Nov 2015.

STOLEN: Historic Woodhenge Bronze Plaques

(United Kingdom)

Spire FM, 28th Nov 2015.

Scientific advancements may help catch fossil thieves

(United States of America)

Erin McIntyre, The Daily Sentinel, 28th Nov 2015.

Demand for bones leaves prehistoric relics vulnerable to poachers

(United States of America)

Erin McIntyre, The Daily Sentinel, 28th Nov 2015.

Kuvempu museum theft: three arrested

(India)

Veerendra P.M., The Hindu, 28th Nov 2015.

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

(Canada)

Brett Ruskin, CBC, 27th Nov 2015.

Ancient Gravestone Used As Battering Ram In Lightning Jewelry Store Heist

(United Kingdom)

Lee Moran, Huffington Post, 27th Nov 2015.

Where's This Painting? 30 Years After Its Theft, Nobody Knows

(United States of America)

Vanessa Barchfield, NPR, 27th Nov 2015.

Antique coins stolen from National Museum of Scotland 'worth £20,000'

(United Kingdom)

STV, 27th Nov 2015.

FBI helps Gettysburg search for Lincoln bust

(United States of America)

Chris Cappella, The Evening Sun, 27th Nov 2015.

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

(Canada; United Kingdom)

CBC, 27th Nov 2015.

Philippines launches search for Imelda Marcos's lost treasures

(Philippines)

Associated Press, The Guardian, 27th Nov 2015.

Infamous art thief arrested in Athens

(Cuba; Greece)

Neos Kosmos, 27th Nov 2015.

Three antique stone idols stolen from temple

(India)

Press Trust of India, The Statesman, 27th Nov 2015.

SKULL THEFT FEUD: York travellers' site & 4 others raided, 7 arrests made, sub-machine guns seized - UPDATED

(United Kingdom)

The York Press, 27th Nov 2015.

State museums still await CCTV cameras

(India)

TNN, The Times of India, 27th Nov 2015.

Kirkcaldy Galleries tapestry theft remains a mystery

(United Kingdom)

Maggie Millar, Fife Today, 26th Nov 2015.

Decapitan a una virgen al robar su corona

(Spain)

Virgin decapitated to steal her crown

Alfonso Alba, Cordopolis, 26th Nov 2015.

Cops bust antiquities dealer with over 3,000 ancient coins

(Israel)

Ilan Ben Zion, The Times of Israel, 26th Nov 2015.

Recuperan un farol de plata del siglo XVIII robado en la Catedral en 1977

(Spain)

Silver 18th century lantern stolen from the Cathedral in 1977 recovered

EFE, La Verdad, 26th Nov 2015.

Investigan el robo a una virgen que han mutilado en una iglesia de Córdoba

(Spain)

Robbery of a virgin that was mutilated in a Cordoba church is being investigated

Europa Press, 26th Nov 2015.

Three 700 year old idols stolen from Chandrasekhar Temple in Kapilash, Odisha

(India)

Odisha Sun Times Bureau, Odisha Sun Times, 26th Nov 2015.