With dramatizations, news footage and interviews with witnesses and law enforcement officials, Daring Capers takes you down the moral low road into the enticingly dangerous, devilish world of the criminal.
An Italian playboy committed the world's largest armed robbery, making off with over $65 million from a safe deposit center London, and triggering a world-class game of cat-and-mouse. The only clue to the thief's identity was a single fingerprint!
Police officers and criminals inhabit the same dark world of scams and schemes. But what happens when the line blurs between the cops... and the robbers?
A look at a bank robbery in Germany in which thieves disappeared with $3.5 million in German marks by tunneling out of the building.
Bank robbers who used a stopwatch to time their heists in Canada and the U.S
An art-theft conspiracy in England that hit at least 27 institutions and got away with over $3 million in antiquities.
Examining the robbery of the Brink's armored-car service in Boston on Jan. 17, 1950, in which seven armed men took $1.5 million in cash in a 20-minute heist.
Examining the theft of the Crown Jewels of Hesse (which included nine diamond-studded tiaras) from Kronberg Castle in Germany.
Profiling a con woman who robbed jewelry stores for 40 years before being caught in Massachusetts.
A plot to stage a jewel robbery and collect insurance money results in the arrests of two men.