The crime rate is increasing in the world. One of the most notorious crimes is robbery which is increasing at considerable rates. Hence, today we have brought you top 8 most infamous heists of all time. And, the amount, the robbers had taken away from these infamous heists.
1. Central Bank Of Iraq (2003)
This is the biggest heist of the world. It is said, that back in 2003 Saddam Husain wrote a note to the bank in which he asked them to give all the money from the vault to his son. According to reports, a huge amount of 6000 crore was robbed away from the bank.
2. Dar Es Salaam Bank, Bagdad Iraq (2007)
This heist is the example that even the guards can be the robbers. In 2007 two guards robbed the Dar Es Salaam Bagdad bank. According to reports, the robbers stole away 1831 crore.
3. Knightsbridge Security Deposit Robbery, London (2005)
The mastermind behind this heist was a Notorious criminal. He entered the bank with his partners and used the guns to scare the staff of the bank. Moreover, he looted 632 crore from the bank.
4. Banco Central Burglary At Fortaleza, Brazil (2005)
This one was a well planned heist that happened back in 2005. The robbers bought a property in the city and made a 256 feet long tunnel. It took them 3 months to reach the bank and when they finally reach, they took 456 crore from the bank.
5. British Bank of the Middle East, Beirut, Lebanon (1976)
The robbers entered the bank from the side of the church. The wall of the church and the bank was attached so they broke the wall and entered into the bank to loot a huge amount of 326 crore.
6. Northern Bank, Belfast (2004)
Took place in 2004, the robbery is somewhat filmy. The robbers kidnapped the family of the bank manager in his own house and forced the manager to let them enter in the bank. After the heist, it was stated that the robbers wiped out 267 crore.
7. Brink’s-Mat Warehouse Robbery, London (1983)
This is one of the most infamous heists of all time. The robbers used the help of the security guards and wiped out nearly 3 ton of gold from the warehouse. The estimated price of the stolen gold was 267 crore at that time.
8. Hatton Garden Safe Deposit Burglary, London (2015)
The heist took place in 2015 on the Easter holiday in London, there, a gang of old aged burglars robbed an underground safe. The robbed jewelry was expected to worth 120 crore but after the investigation the jewelry was stated to worth 260 crore.
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