were apprehended by officers of NH and MP sub-inspector Islam Gul and Zubair Ur Rahman during routine patrolling, the spokesman of motorway police told reporter here.
The policemen stopped the bus and apprehended the five suspects that passengers identified as pickpockets
"Being a pickpocket
is like being a gunslinger - you've got to believe you can do it.
CRIME THE latest police crackdown on unscrupulous pickpockets
has been launched by West Midlands Police.
As the Olympics draws millions to London, organised gangs of pickpockets
are on the rise across the capital.
A family of Bulgarian pickpockets
stole more than GBP 100,000 from commuters in London to their fund property ventures at home.
TWO professional pickpockets
from Liverpool, who targeted vulnerable pensioners as they boarded buses across the North West, have been jailed for a total of six years and eight months.
In the past two years, these tactics cut the number of pickpocket
crimes by a third.
The ugly streets of turn-of-last-century England gobble him up and he is lured to crime by Fagin--a greedy mastermind running a pickpocket
enterprise made up of destitute children.
A six-year-old arrested even tried to pickpocket
an immigration officer.
HUGGING BANDIT CAUGHT Police in Buffalo, New York, think they have caught a serial female pickpocket
who has been robbing drunken US men for a decade.The "Hugging Bandit" was a plus-size pickpocket
who put the squeeze on tipsy men, distracting them by fondling them and then secretly stealing their wallets.
Karen Schwabach's A PICKPOCKET
'S TALE (037583379X, $15.95) tells of a tough ten-year-old pickpocket
in 1730s London who becomes an indentured servant to a Jewish family in New York City.