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Thefts of prized artwork from museums are rare (When artwork is stolen from a museum, Magness-Gardiner added, 80 percent of the cases involve an inside actor, such as a staff member, docent or patron, and the art is commonly snatched from a storeroom.)

Sunday, June 29th, 2008

* Thefts of prized artwork from museums are rare (When artwork is stolen from a museum, Magness-Gardiner added, 80 percent of the cases involve an inside actor, such as a staff member, docent or patron, and the art is commonly snatched from a storeroom.) http://groups.google.com/group/museum-security-network/browse_thread/thread/a0a79a5d7d36c529?hl=en * Vasarely's daughter-in-law surrenders passport in art ...

Kwame Opoku: STOLEN ART OBJECTS FROM ONE "UNIVERSAL MUSEUM" – LOUVRE PARIS TO ANOTHER –

Saturday, June 28th, 2008

  STOLEN ART OBJECTS FROM ONE "UNIVERSAL MUSEUM" - LOUVRE PARIS TO ANOTHER - LOUVRE ABU DHABI?   http://groups.google.com/group/museum-security-network/browse_thread/thread/80e8454b9f42e81d#

Rare Iraqi Jewish books surface in Israel

Saturday, June 28th, 2008

* Rare Iraqi Jewish books surface in Israel: report  http://groups.google.com/group/museum-security-network/browse_thread/thread/303e6568a8f34420?hl=en * HAMMOND - Police recovered the missing bronze head of a city of Hammond founding father from a canal at Zemurray Park Thursday morning.  http://groups.google.com/group/museum-security-network/browse_thread/thread/23e6559a784e0bfd?hl=en * New weapon to fight theft of Khmer relics: ICOM Red List to be published in September  http://groups.google.com/group/museum-security-network/browse_thread/thread/b54d25dac21cb4c1?hl=en * Hungarian Police ...

Squabbles between the Supreme Council of Antiquities and the Ministry of Awqaf (religious endowments) are wreaking havoc on the fate of Egypt's Islamic monuments, reports Nevine El-Aref

Friday, June 27th, 2008

* Squabbles between the Supreme Council of Antiquities and the Ministry of Awqaf (religious endowments) are wreaking havoc on the fate of Egypt's Islamic monuments, reports Nevine El-Aref  http://groups.google.com/group/museum-security-network/browse_thread/thread/7a515696780543d3?hl=en * CHICAGO - A torrid tale of betrayal, theft and a family feud has led to the arrest of a 61-year-old French woman ...

Art fairs have become a target for thieves (Art+Auction)

Wednesday, June 25th, 2008

* Art fairs have become a target for thieves (Art+Auction)  http://groups.google.com/group/museum-security-network/browse_thread/thread/ed532205826e6f53?hl=en * Federal agents seized about 1,700 artifacts from Miles Simpson's collection of American Indian antiquities. More than three years later, the Bend man is working to get it all back - and he insists he did nothing wrong  http://groups.google.com/group/museum-security-network/browse_thread/thread/5464c71ca68f1719?hl=en * US. 2 women ...

More security for Tagore's treasures. Rabindra Bharati University is taking steps to upgrade security in the museum at Jorasanko Thakurbari

Monday, June 23rd, 2008

* More security for Tagore's treasures. Rabindra Bharati University is taking steps to upgrade security in the museum at Jorasanko Thakurbari.  http://groups.google.com/group/museum-security-network/browse_thread/thread/3016b3b88fb5ecb4?hl=en * British Museum: OFF with his head! A statue of Roman emperor Hadrian showing the ruthless ruler's softer side has been exposed as a fake.  http://groups.google.com/group/museum-security-network/browse_thread/thread/f77c4947fbc9c7eb?hl=en * Federal agents seized about 1,700 ...

France: important court ruling about responsibillity Ebay for fakes sold on its website

Saturday, June 21st, 2008

  * France: important court ruling about responsibillity Ebay for fakes sold on its website. http://groups.google.com/group/museum-security-network/browse_thread/thread/1dcbb136020fe376?hl=en * Mexico recovers 929 pre-Columbian pieces. "Dealers in the United States exhibit stolen stuff on Web sites, exhibit stolen stuff in their galleries. And nobody does anything" http://groups.google.com/group/museum-security-network/browse_thread/thread/7bcc61e66b277997?hl=en * France. Sept pièces d'art sacré, dont la valeur totale est estimée ...

Mexico recovers 929 pre-Columbian pieces. "Dealers in the United States exhibit stolen stuff on Web sites, exhibit stolen stuff in their galleries.

Saturday, June 21st, 2008

  * Mexico recovers 929 pre-Columbian pieces. "Dealers in the United States exhibit stolen stuff on Web sites, exhibit stolen stuff in their galleries. And nobody does anything" http://groups.google.com/group/museum-security-network/browse_thread/thread/7bcc61e66b277997?hl=en * France. Sept pièces d'art sacré, dont la valeur totale est estimée à 5 millions d'euros, ont été découvertes jeudi http://groups.google.com/group/museum-security-network/browse_thread/thread/0331bc704553de66?hl=en * Germany. Mehrjährige Haftstrafen im Prozess ...

CUNO AND CREDIBLE MUSEUMS

Saturday, June 21st, 2008

James Cuno: "There is not a credible museum in this country that has an object in it that it knows to have been stolen from someplace else."   This statement attributed to Cuno must surely rank as one of the most blatant misrepresentations of our times. http://safecorner.savingantiquities.org/    Cuno and others have ...

Suspected church thief nabbed in France

Saturday, June 21st, 2008

* Mexico. De las 192 denuncias por robo de arte sacro presentadas entre los años 2000 y 2007, prácticamente todas están impunes hoy en día: 165 se archivaron pues no hay indicios, presuntos responsables o pruebas. Sólo 17 siguen en trámite. http://groups.google.com/group/museum-security-network/browse_thread/thread/2536f7cfe89c0dbf?hl=en * Delft Faculty of Architecture fire up-date (video) http://groups.google.com/group/museum-security-network/browse_thread/thread/cabcc2b8640af01b?hl=en * Now Jordan ...

France. Sept pièces d'art sacré, dont la valeur totale est estimée à 5 millions d'euros, ont été découvertes jeudi

Saturday, June 21st, 2008

* Mexico. De las 192 denuncias por robo de arte sacro presentadas entre los años 2000 y 2007, prácticamente todas están impunes hoy en día: 165 se archivaron pues no hay indicios, presuntos responsables o pruebas. Sólo 17 siguen en trámite. http://groups.google.com/group/museum-security-network/browse_thread/thread/2536f7cfe89c0dbf?hl=en * Delft Faculty of Architecture fire up-date (video) http://groups.google.com/group/museum-security-network/browse_thread/thread/cabcc2b8640af01b?hl=en * Now Jordan ...

AON en de museumwereld

Thursday, June 19th, 2008

AON was vertegenwoordigd in de Brandraad'08 in de persoon van Marcel Hanssen. We komen de naam AON nogal eens tegen in de museumwereld... Lees meer hierover....

Insider theft. Malaysia. Three security guards detained over theft of stone artefacts belonging to National Museum

Tuesday, June 17th, 2008

* Israel-Palestine: There is no archaeological peace http://groups.google.com/group/museum-security-network/browse_thread/thread/11d205b3bb98417c?hl=en * Insider theft. Malaysia. Three security guards detained over theft of stone artefacts belonging to National Museum http://groups.google.com/group/museum-security-network/browse_thread/thread/0773bdd1b12c116a?hl=en * Security defended after Picasso theft http://groups.google.com/group/museum-security-network/browse_thread/thread/e93bd43104488f08?hl=en * Fire closes library in Albany http://groups.google.com/group/museum-security-network/browse_thread/thread/d83521eca5ff671c?hl=en * La seguridad en el Museo de Riobamba se refuerza desde el 13 de octubre pasado, se ...

Wat zei Ton Cremers precies over de brand in het Armando Museum?

Tuesday, June 17th, 2008

Die brand in het Armando Museum achtervolgt niet alleen de direkt betrokkenen bij dat museum maar, zo blijkt uit het 'ruis-circuit' ook ondergetekende. Ik zou het museum verwijten hebben gemaakt en vertrouwelijke informatie naar buiten hebben gebracht. Zoiets gaat op een gegeven moment een eigen leven leiden. Wat ik precies voor ...

(Wir)warhoofd professor René Hagen een maatschappijverbeteraar?

Monday, June 16th, 2008

De bezoekers aan mijn site en vooral degenen die mijn teksten hebben gelezen over de Brandraad'08 zal het niet ontgaan zijn dat ik grote bezwaren heb tegen het ongenuanceerde door de Brandraad'08 over de erfgoedsector gepubliceerde bericht. Vooral de rol van Brandraad'08 woordvoerder Rene Hagen was op z'n zachtst gezegd ...

Ancient burial ground looted; Thieves target Kincaid Mounds

Monday, June 16th, 2008

* US. Iowa floods. Culture heart of Cedar Rapids took a direct hit http://groups.google.com/group/museum-security-network/browse_thread/thread/0ef386fa08a2c9c2?hl=en * Wim - Pietje Bel - Pijbes: Elgin met de G van garçon http://groups.google.com/group/museum-security-network/browse_thread/thread/6b83c7b8463c47d3?hl=en * Ancient burial ground looted; Thieves target Kincaid Mounds http://groups.google.com/group/museum-security-network/browse_thread/thread/27c29f9d80d4b81b?hl=en * Israel-Palestine: There is no archaeological peace http://groups.google.com/group/museum-security-network/browse_thread/thread/11d205b3bb98417c?hl=en

Parthenon marbles. Book review: Stealing Athena

Sunday, June 15th, 2008

  * Museum theft. PALM SPRINGS - After a lengthy investigation and a conviction, several Indian artifacts valued at $140,000 to $160,000 were returned Friday to their rightful owners. http://groups.google.com/group/museum-security-network/browse_thread/thread/242cc8ea4a1bd8ab?hl=en * Museum theft Austria. Im Papiermachermuseum in Steyrermühl haben unbekannte Täter wertvolle Beute gemacht. Sie stahlen 40 Bleibarren, wie sie bei historischen Druckmaschinen ...

Museum theft. PALM SPRINGS – After a lengthy investigation and a conviction, several Indian artifacts valued at $140,000 to $160,000 were returned Friday to their rightful owners

Sunday, June 15th, 2008

  * Museum theft. PALM SPRINGS - After a lengthy investigation and a conviction, several Indian artifacts valued at $140,000 to $160,000 were returned Friday to their rightful owners. http://groups.google.com/group/museum-security-network/browse_thread/thread/242cc8ea4a1bd8ab?hl=en * Museum theft Austria. Im Papiermachermuseum in Steyrermühl haben unbekannte Täter wertvolle Beute gemacht. Sie stahlen 40 Bleibarren, wie sie bei historischen Druckmaschinen ...

Museum theft Austria. Im Papiermachermuseum in Steyrermühl haben unbekannte Täter wertvolle Beute gemacht. Sie stahlen 40 Bleibarren, wie sie bei historischen Druckmaschinen Verwendung fanden

Sunday, June 15th, 2008

* Museum theft. PALM SPRINGS - After a lengthy investigation and a conviction, several Indian artifacts valued at $140,000 to $160,000 were returned Friday to their rightful owners. http://groups.google.com/group/museum-security-network/browse_thread/thread/242cc8ea4a1bd8ab?hl=en * Museum theft Austria. Im Papiermachermuseum in Steyrermühl haben unbekannte Täter wertvolle Beute gemacht. Sie stahlen 40 Bleibarren, wie sie bei historischen Druckmaschinen ...

Im Frühjahr 2008 wurde der gesamte bildnerische Nachlass von Peter Weiss aus einem Depot in Stockholm gestohlen

Sunday, June 15th, 2008

Wo kann er sein? Ein Gespräch mit Gunilla Palmstierna-Weiss, der Witwe des Schriftstellers. Von Manfred Papst Ein milder, sonniger Nachmittag im obersten Geschoss eines Bürgerhauses im Stockholmer Stadtteil Södermalm. Hohe Räume, Stuckdecken, Stilmöbel. Bücher und Bilder, wohin man blickt. Hier wohnt Gunilla Palmstierna-Weiss, die Witwe des deutschen Schriftstellers Peter Weiss (1916–1982), der ...

Stelios in bid to reunite Parthenon Marbles

Saturday, June 14th, 2008

* US, Boston. Police seek stolen painting "Madonna and Child," that may be an original Reni was stolen from an Adin Street residence over an October weekend in 2006  http://groups.google.com/group/museum-security-network/browse_thread/thread/5057cdfbea59f190?hl=en * Two Picassos stolen in Brazil  http://groups.google.com/group/museum-security-network/browse_thread/thread/0f35e9751210af58?hl=en * Torah scroll theft in Missouri similar to Kenosha theft  http://groups.google.com/group/museum-security-network/browse_thread/thread/5b70e89af14190e1?hl=en * LONDON, June 13 -- http://www.trace.com, an ...

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Saturday, June 14th, 2008

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Mistgeneratoren

Saturday, June 14th, 2008

 Mistgeneratoren worden gebruikt als preventiemiddel tegen inbraken of ramkraken Met een mistgenerator wordt de ramkraak of inbraak schade tot een minimum beperkt.   Om een mistgenerator volledig tot zijn recht te laten komen, is het essentieel dat de totale duur van de mistuitstoot niet langer dan 10 seconden in beslag neemt. Iedere seconde langer ...

The Art Newspaper: German museum under fire for ceding control of exhibitions to dealers and collectors

Friday, June 13th, 2008

  * Art thieves threaten Portugese cultural heritage http://groups.google.com/group/museum-security-network/browse_thread/thread/3ccf7cbe86720cd9?hl=en * SWEDEN'S IMAGE TARNISHED BY FAILURE TO RETURN NAZI LOOTED PAINTING http://groups.google.com/group/museum-security-network/browse_thread/thread/f7a6480ad6f390c3?hl=en * The Art Newspaper: German museum under fire for ceding control of exhibitions to dealers and collectors http://groups.google.com/group/museum-security-network/browse_thread/thread/a526159c020a6954?hl=en * SAO PAULO, Brazil-Three armed robbers stole two Pablo Picasso prints from an art museum in downtown Sao ...

ARMED ROBBERY: Thieves steal Picassos, Brazilian works from Sao Paulo museum

Friday, June 13th, 2008

SAO PAULO (AFP) — A gang of armed robbers stole two Picasso engravings and two Brazilian paintings from a Sao Paulo museum in a bold daylight heist, officials said. The four works grabbed Thursday from a branch of the Pinacoteca museum in the center of the city were insured for a ...

Art thieves threaten Portugese cultural heritage

Thursday, June 12th, 2008

  * Stolen antiquities found in U.S. returned to Iraq  http://groups.google.com/group/museum-security-network/browse_thread/thread/048dd593d8b1eab6?hl=en * 'Any book in Hemingway's library for $200'  http://groups.google.com/group/museum-security-network/browse_thread/thread/ec4e63d125a54307?hl=en * Institute of Art and Law seminars  http://groups.google.com/group/museum-security-network/browse_thread/thread/64744bd4828079cc?hl=en * Portugal. SOS Azulejo contre la disparition de pans entiers du patrimoine portugais  http://groups.google.com/group/museum-security-network/browse_thread/thread/858694af6a82842b?hl=en * KHM: Seipel-Nachfolge wird am Mittwoch bekannt  http://groups.google.com/group/museum-security-network/browse_thread/thread/6b674425c9e1b975?hl=en * Pirates of the Channel Islands: A £200m treasure hunt. A private ...

(UPDATE) AON deelnemer van de Brandraad’08 mailt wel naar aanleiding van mijn kritiek, maar reageert niet inhoudelijk

Thursday, June 12th, 2008

(revisie 12 juni 2008) ----- Oorspronkelijk bericht ----- Van: "Ton Cremers (Museum Security Network / MuSeCo)" [museum-security@museum-security.org] Verzonden: 05/04/2008 10:02 AM ZE2 Aan: "'Agnes Lamain'" <A.Lamain@aqua.nl>; <toncremers@museum-security.org>; <rene.hagen@nifv.nl>; <duggen@erfgoedinspectie.nl>; <Theo.Vermeulen@KB.nl>; <r.weewer@brandweer-amsterdam-amstelland.nl>; Marcel Hanssen Cc: "'Hans Emans | Emans Media'" <hans.emans@emansmedia.nl>; "'Vincent Vreeken'" <v.vreeken@beveiliging.nl>; <info@mondriaanfoundation.nl>; "'Siebe Weide'" <SWeide@museumvereniging.nl>; "'Franjola van Hellemond (KCO)'" <fvanhellemond@kco.nl> Onderwerp: RE: brandraad 08 ...

(UPDATE) AON deelnemer van de Brandraad’08 mailt wel naar aanleiding van mijn kritiek, maar reageert niet inhoudelijk

Thursday, June 12th, 2008

(revisie 12 juni 2008) ----- Oorspronkelijk bericht ----- Van: "Ton Cremers (Museum Security Network / MuSeCo)" [museum-security@museum-security.org] Verzonden: 05/04/2008 10:02 AM ZE2 Aan: "'Agnes Lamain'" <A.Lamain@aqua.nl>; <toncremers@museum-security.org>; <rene.hagen@nifv.nl>; <duggen@erfgoedinspectie.nl>; <Theo.Vermeulen@KB.nl>; <r.weewer@brandweer-amsterdam-amstelland.nl>; Marcel Hanssen Cc: "'Hans Emans | Emans Media'" <hans.emans@emansmedia.nl>; "'Vincent Vreeken'" <v.vreeken@beveiliging.nl>; <info@mondriaanfoundation.nl>; "'Siebe Weide'" <SWeide@museumvereniging.nl>; "'Franjola van Hellemond (KCO)'" <fvanhellemond@kco.nl> Onderwerp: RE: brandraad 08 ...

The Art Thief: A Novel by Noah Charney. ("the worst I've reviewed in 30 years…")

Tuesday, June 10th, 2008

* Sept mercenaires pour quatre tableaux commandésSept personnes mises en examenà Marseille, dont cinq écrouées pour les toiles volées   http://groups.google.com/group/museum-security-network/browse_thread/thread/c5a1ac1f544ada2b?hl=en * True or false: Indiana Jones is a plunderer.   http://groups.google.com/group/museum-security-network/browse_thread/thread/07750398cee16ba9?hl=en * The Art Thief: A Novel by Noah Charney. ("the worst I've reviewed in 30 years...")  http://groups.google.com/group/museum-security-network/browse_thread/thread/0308cba22798ca59?hl=en * Bulgarian Looter Caught   http://groups.google.com/group/museum-security-network/browse_thread/thread/c857aeaeb3b4a6f8?hl=en * Florida trio charged ...

DO PRESENT-DAY EGYPTIANS EAT THE SAME FOOD AS TUTHANKHAMUN? REVIEW OF JAMES CUNO’S WHO OWNS ANTIQUITY?

Sunday, June 8th, 2008

In order to deny States the right to control excavations on their land and to prevent them from claiming ownership of artefacts found in their countries, James Cuno, Director of the Art Institute of Chicago, in his new book, Who owns antiquity? Museums and the battle over our ancient heritage, ...

Public art inspires even vandals, tramps and thieves

Sunday, June 8th, 2008

* Public art inspires even vandals, tramps and thieves http://groups.google.com/group/museum-security-network/browse_thread/thread/f8080013d1a6a55b?hl=en * Insider theft: A federal judge Thursday sentenced a former Yakama Nation Museum curator and her daughter to nine and six months, respectively, in prison for stealing artifacts from the museum. http://groups.google.com/group/museum-security-network/browse_thread/thread/cacd9e763952dc3e?hl=en * Mexico. Roban antiguo óleo de templo http://groups.google.com/group/museum-security-network/browse_thread/thread/132189332d9a8b7b?hl=en * Association of Art Museum Directors ...

insider theft: Former Yakama Nation curator, daughter sentenced for stealing museum artifacts

Saturday, June 7th, 2008

A federal judge Thursday sentenced a former Yakama Nation Museum curator and her daughter to nine and six months, respectively, in prison for stealing artifacts from the museum. Marilyn Skahan-Malatare, 58, was given a few days to get her things in order before reporting to federal prison while her 30-year-old daughter, ...

As the Bill Reid thefts show, art crime does pay: unfounded statements by Noah Charney whose fantasy is going adrift

Saturday, June 7th, 2008

  * Book review by Tom Flynn: Fiat Cuno (Who Owns Antiquity  http://groups.google.com/group/museum-security-network/browse_thread/thread/53b8c31328eef5f4?hl=en * Beware of Directors Bearing Guidelines?  http://groups.google.com/group/museum-security-network/browse_thread/thread/027fdb0472059b1e?hl=en * Roger Bland to Lecture at Field Museum Regarding Treasure Act and Portable Antiquities Scheme  http://groups.google.com/group/museum-security-network/browse_thread/thread/db4d55b2fba36076?hl=en * Les tableaux retrouvés en Moldavie inconnus au musée russe de l'Ermitage  http://groups.google.com/group/museum-security-network/browse_thread/thread/50528a8fa9b66a21?hl=en * Italian police recover 3,500 looted artifacts  http://groups.google.com/group/museum-security-network/browse_thread/thread/72cc55bbdee4cda6?hl=en * Eremitage-Museum verwundert über ...

Iraq issues cards of stolen artifacts and passes them to Interpol

Friday, June 6th, 2008

* Huge comic book collection stolen from Bellevue home  http://groups.google.com/group/museum-security-network/browse_thread/thread/0687c2efc16ea881?hl=en * Bill Reid heist. Report: Museum guards fell for ruse  http://groups.google.com/group/museum-security-network/browse_thread/thread/ab3d0692cb749b5f?hl=en * Break-in and loss of Bill Reid works hasn't disqualified institution from prestigious Canadian Heritage designation, department says...  http://groups.google.com/group/museum-security-network/browse_thread/thread/1a8e5eb3fbed0a64?hl=en * book review. Losing our marbles?  http://groups.google.com/group/museum-security-network/browse_thread/thread/66a37380b7451378?hl=en * Iraq issues cards of stolen artifacts and passes them to Interpol  http://groups.google.com/group/museum-security-network/browse_thread/thread/f7de44ed099e5703?hl=en * ...

Beware of museum directors writing ethical guidelines…

Friday, June 6th, 2008

First of all: one must wonder which role source countries played in establishing these guidelines. It seems none. The new guidelines may mean a tightening of earlier guidelines but once again really create a lot of room for acquiring illicit antiquities for as long as there is 'proof' - there are ...

Museum guard caught defacing painting

Friday, June 6th, 2008

Man damages piece worth $1.2 million reportedly because he didn’t like it PITTSBURGH - A former guard at the Carnegie Museum of Art has been charged with vandalizing a million-dollar painting he apparently didn’t like, damaging it beyond repair. The museum’s surveillance camera caught the vandalism on May 16, police said Thursday. Timur Serebrykov, 27, of ...

Stricter Guidelines for Acquiring Antiquities

Thursday, June 5th, 2008

  * New Zealand. A caregiver stole a valuable painting from his disabled employer and sold it on the Internet using the pensioner's computer.  http://groups.google.com/group/museum-security-network/browse_thread/thread/49a315b981a20cd3?hl=en * Exhibition at Cantor Center features masterpieces spared from Hurricane Katrina  http://groups.google.com/group/museum-security-network/browse_thread/thread/5e0345fcc8568302?hl=en * Reward offered in theft of St. Charles sculpture  http://groups.google.com/group/museum-security-network/browse_thread/thread/717df414294afc38?hl=en * U.K. Church stunned as thieves take Renaissance painting messages  http://groups.google.com/group/museum-security-network/browse_thread/thread/50906c77fdecccdd?hl=en * French police ...

museum theft: French police recover four paintings stolen from Nice museum

Thursday, June 5th, 2008

MARSEILLE, France — French police recovered four paintings, including a Monet landscape, that were stolen by masked gunmen in August from a museum on the French Riviera, judicial officials said.   The paintings from the Museum of Fine Arts in Nice were discovered Wednesday in a utility vehicle parked in the port ...

Museum theft. The Sultani Museum in the city of Herat in Afghanistan has been robbed of 50 million dollars worth of ancient jewelry and artifacts

Wednesday, June 4th, 2008

* Police are investigating the theft of two sets of great white shark jaws from a shark museum that is part of a business on South Australia's west coast. http://groups.google.com/group/museum-security-network/browse_thread/thread/d7ea0a237141bc15?hl=en * Switzerland. Meggen (LU): 50 statue in bronzo rubate da atelier di Rolf Brem http://groups.google.com/group/museum-security-network/browse_thread/thread/85f1bafcd1ebb371?hl=en * RCMP theory of local connection to Bill Reid ...

Insider theft: Bücherdiebstahl in Uni-Bibliothek – Ex-Hausmeister vor Gericht

Tuesday, June 3rd, 2008

* The contents of the library at Delft University's architechture faculty have survived the fire which ripped through the building on May 13 - http://groups.google.com/group/museum-security-network/browse_thread/thread/3cc80a867d072858?hl=en * Insider theft: Bücherdiebstahl in Uni-Bibliothek - Ex-Hausmeister vor Gericht http://groups.google.com/group/museum-security-network/browse_thread/thread/a82f5276c529a7ae?hl=en * Eine vor knapp sechs Monaten in Berlin-Charlottenburg verschwundene wertvolle italienische Geige aus dem 18. Jahrhundert ist ...