Category Archives: Robberies

Search on for suspects in ‘takeover’ bank robbery

“…the men rushed into the….bank ….and forced customers and staff onto the ground, said Sgt. John Urquhart of the King County Sheriff’s Office. One man was armed with a pistol, the other a shotgun, and both wore Halloween masks. The robbers … Continue reading

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Security Guard Killed in Foiled Bank Robbery

A security guard died after he was shot during a failed bank robbery in Dallas on Wednesday, August 31  police said. To read the entire article at NBC DFW, click here.

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Barriers Being Tested by
NBC News Special Report

In the past few months  bandit barriers have been installed  in five San Diego-area banks and more orders are coming in. See how bandit barriers can stop bullets and learn more about why bandit barriers are the ideal security protection … Continue reading

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Bank robber describes holdup that left teller dead
Co-defendant on trial in shooting of employee

By Becky Schlikerman, Tribune reporter July 19, 2011 As the armed robbers drove from the scene of the violent South Side bank holdup four years ago, Alton Marshall said one of his partners in crime noticed blood on David Vance and asked … Continue reading

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Pharmacy Robberies Sweeping US

      Armed Addicts Putting Pharmacies Under Siege By Patrick Oppmann, CNN Less than two hours after picking out a man in a police lineup who held up his drugstore, pharmacist Mike Donohue was being robbed.  AGAIN     … Continue reading

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Why Architectural Security?

See and hear first hand why Clear Security Architectural Security Systems is the most advanced design in replacing typical bandit barriers. Remember cameras, dye packs and marked money are used for apprehension and act little as a deterrent. Architectural security … Continue reading

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Check Cashing and Bandit Barriers

Check Cashing Facilities Can Be Just as Large a Target for Criminals, and in Some Cases More So! The concept of check cashing facilities originated in the 1930’s for employees who did not have bank accounts, but needed an alternative … Continue reading

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FBI Robbery Statistics

      Bank Crime Statistics (BCS) Federal Insured Financial Institutions I. Violations of the Federal Bank Robbery and Incidental Crimes Statute, Title 18, United States Code, Section 2113 Report by Incident, Type of Bank Robbery, Full Statistical Data and By … Continue reading

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Bank Robberies Caught On Tape

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Bank Robbery Stats You May Not Know!

Did You Know? On The Average There Are 7,000 Bank Robberies in the US Every Year! That Equals 30+ Bank Robberies Per Day or More Than 1 .25 Every Hour. LETHAL Weapons Are Displayed 45% of the Time, and Actually Used in 1 … Continue reading

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