Rolling in it: Romanian gangs behind nine in ten cashpoint robberies rake in £30m a year.

More than nine in ten cashpoint crimes are committed by Romanian gangs.

The fraudsters come to Britain  specifically to target cash machines, and use a range of sophisticated  equipment to acquire the bank details of unsuspecting victims.

£30million is stolen through the crimes each year. In the first three months of last year, detectives identified 120 Romanians linked to cashpoint crime, with the majority from or connected to the Bacau region....(more)

Too young to know: The baby in the picture is the child of thief Adu Bunu - from Bacau - who was jailed in 2008 for a hole-in-the wall scam estimated to have netted more than £1million

 

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