Browsing the "Crime" Tag

Tomb raiders threaten Egyptian heritage

April 5th, 2013 | by Sevaan Franks

The elimination of Mubarak’s police services have left Egyptian archaeological sites unprotected and at the mercy of gangs of looters.

Greek looters receive life sentences

January 3rd, 2013 | by Sevaan Franks

Two men convicted of dealing in ancient treasures, which were illegally excavated from a cemetery in northern Greece, have each

Three arrested in Greek museum theft

November 26th, 2012 | by Sevaan Franks

Police in Greece have arrested three individuals in connection with an armed robbery that took place at the Archaeological Museum