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More of the world's elderly are staging heists and robbing banks

Rising poverty rates and isolation among the elderly are being blamed in some countries

NEW AGE CRIME: Many criminals now live seemingly ordinary lives, raising families and running legitimate businesses, according to a sociologist.

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BRITISH tabloids were abuzz after a dramatic recent heist in London's Hatton Garden diamond district, as thieves made off with more than £10 million (S$20.6 million) in cash and gems from a heavily secured vault. According to one theory, the gang used a contortionist who...

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