Picture "crime" and you'll probably conjure images of dark alleys and sketchy neighborhoods. But would you ever think to check your porch or even your front door? These two brazen crimes in a Mexico apartment building and a sleepy UK suburb half a world apart completely break the stereotypes of just how far serious bad guys will go!
It's no locker room prank that sends a woman awkwardly sprinting out of a Russian bathhouse... another customer has her wallet! As pedestrians, staff and fellow customers gape, the brave woman only wearing a towel chases the thief down!
Too bad the klepto in question has a head start and a car.
A brand of pepper spray is hoping to serve two purposes. Keep attackers at bay and alert authorities that you are in danger. Defender's video shows how something like this might work. Once the pepper spray is used, a photo is taken of your attacker. The spray connects wirelessly to a smartphone, and the photo and your geographical location are shared with authorities. There's also a medical attention button you can press in a health situation. View Now
Nobody's got money for a hefty traffic fine, but is that several hundred dollars really worth risking injury, destruction, and the many felonies that go along with a high-speed police chase?
These dumb criminals bet it all when they lead police on a wild and violent chase through the streets of Russia and Argentina. Even ramming police officers and their cruisers is not off-limits for these guys.
This burglar had an unexpected getaway vehicle after stealing from a pharmacy. The burglar took off on a mobility scooter. With a top speed of eight miles per hour and a range of 30 miles per charge, this vehicle, unfortunately, did help the burglar flee the scene. No arrests have been made. View Now
A curious and adventurous spirit never hurt anybody, but these jaw-dropping stunts are a completely different type of "risky".
Horrified classmates can only shout out warnings as their foolish friends scale towering high-tension power lines near their Quebec school and miraculously avoid the deadly electric current!
We're equally shocked when we see this "invincible" rooftop British teen risk everything for a hot social media post.
This burglar had an unexpected getaway vehicle after stealing from a pharmacy. The burglar took off on a mobility scooter. With a top speed of eight miles per hour and a range of 30 miles per charge, this vehicle, unfortunately, did help the burglar flee the scene. No arrests have been made.
Meantime, a Ukranian officer was traveling on foot when he tripped in a busy roadway. Apparently, the officer failed to see that a white van was being towed, so he tripped on that tow rope when he walked between the vehicles. Police have not commented on the incident. View Now
WARNING: Adult language and graphic video included.
Charlotte, North Carolina has experienced days of protests and unrest since the shooting of African-American resident Keith Lamont Scott by Charlotte-Mecklenburg police officers on Sept. 20. The police have reported 43-year-old Scott had a gun as he exited and entered his car near an apartment complex and that he posed a dangerous threat. View Now
Ever had that bizarre feeling that you're being watched? This hilariously paranoid 85-year-old elder has a homemade solution to unsecured phone conversations after watching Oliver Stone and Open Road Films' latest biopic "Snowden".
Why haven't we thought of this wiretap-proof blanket/land line combo before?
When you've been married for as long as Alan and Alison, you know your S.O. has your back! The same New Zealand pub where they met and created so many memories is again the scene of relationship milestone. But instead of flowers and a romantic evening, the two come face-to-face with a violent armed robber!
We're wondering how many brokenhearted smartphone users had their phone upgrades stolen by these mysterious Australia Post warehouse robbers!
The internet's freaking out over these water follies.
The Makapu'u tide pools of O'ahu are on all of our Hawaii vacation bucket lists, even at low tide. But Lindsey and Arden learn it's always dangerous to turn your back on powerful King Neptune, especially when the tide comes in.
Although there are no crashing waves to be found at the pristine Morskie Oko lake, oblivious Russian tourists have attracted internet scorn for their illegal semi-naked frolics in one of Poland's greatest natural treasures!
Two years in jail and 116 previous convictions didn't slow down Ben Hanson's heroin-fueled auto rampage. It's only an ill-placed taxi that finally brings this police chase to an end.
We're still waiting for the full story to this bizarre mystery driver's tale after he plays "bumper cars" inside a Polish parking garage!
They say everyone has skeletons in their closets... but would you really suspect your fitness idol? An apartment dispute with then-hubby Alexei made international news in 2008 when Russian fitness trainer Elena Sanzharovskaya tried to hire a hitman. When a friend turned Elena in, she only avoided prison because the courts ruled she was insane! View Now
This is NOT the PJ these cops were looking for... just a case of similar-looking cars. Whatever "PJ" did, it must have been pretty serious for one of these officers to almost immediately begin battering down Leon's car window! As glass flies, we can only imagine the shock our poor driver must have felt. The duo's temporary suspension probably came with little relief for innocent and traumatized Leon.
No word on the whereabouts of the real PJ.
If this stunt wasn't so dangerous it could've been "funny", according to the folks that posted the video online.
This particular stunt group ride was cruising the streets of Saint Louis during the Streetfighterz Ride of the Century in Missouri. The rider behind our 360° camera actually enters a freeway mid-wheelie but loses control and wipes out head first! But don't worry, the rider jumped right up and continued on his way.
Driving is not a right. It's a privilege you've got to earn through licensing, policing... and now moms! Fed up with a carefree traffic code violator's bad attitude, concerned school moms in the UK team up to do the responsible thing to keep him off the road until the police show up!
Russian rich kid Arina Mikhaltsova's illegal antics in her flashy Lamborghini have us all wondering where the angry moms of Russia are. In fact, she's so pleased with herself that she posts the whole wild ride to Instagram!
In a shocking video, a man maliciously plowed his vehicle into three police officers in Phoenix, Arizona. The officers were standing outside of a convenience store when the man crashed his car into the officers. The man, identified as Marc LaQuon Payne, then struggled with the officers before being taken into police custody. Two officers sustained serious but non-life threatening injuries. The third officer sustained minor injuries as a result of the struggle with the suspect.
Payne is currently facing three charges of attempted first-degree murder. View Now
When your job is basically babysitting criminals with nothing to lose at the police station, your life expectancy dramatically increases if you've got a buddy guarding your back! Thankfully, the second 'battle buddy' of this Brazilian police inspector duo jumps aggressively into action when she sees her fellow officer getting pinned by a cell full of desperate and gun-hungry prisoners.
Although zip ties have many innocent, practical uses, they've been notoriously appropriated as DIY handcuffs in home invasions and kidnapping. Faced with those scary stories, concerned mom Michelle O'Neal knew she had to prepare her family for the worst, even as she prays it'll never come! View Now
We can't imagine what this deranged robber had in mind with those 10 white roses... but they certainly didn't merit beating an elderly Russian woman nearly senseless in her own flower shop!
Not surprisingly, we've got booze to blame for this dangerous brawl that sends glass, punches and even bodies flying in a spiteful hit-and-run convenience store alcohol dispute between violent customers and fed-up staff who refused to sell alcohol to this unruly trio.
If you've ever flown with a pet you'll know just how stressful and dangerous it can be for both you and your animal companion. Swap out Fido for a fragile nest of ready-to-hatch wild Blue-Fronted Amazon parrots and you've got a real travel crisis! That is, unless you're this clever smuggler who knows how to build a custom, climate controlled suitcase hatching center for these popular talkative parrots.
Thankfully, our parrot trafficker doesn't get far!
We've got a pet theory that dashcams and surveillance systems magically attract crashes and bizarre break-ins.
Florida driver EchoTango6 was happily cruising down the I-75 South when her rainy drive's rudely interrupted by an out-of-control merging vehicle! After swapping paint and side mirrors with our incredulous driver, the culprit speeds off into the distance... and right into the police. View Now
A recent police chase through the streets of Rexburg, Idaho ended in a terrifying six-car crash. The police were in pursuit of 30-year-old Travis Castro. The chase began when Castro was identified by witnesses as matching the description of a gun store robbery suspect. When police attempted to pull Castro over he took off. The chase ended when Castro drove through an intersection smashing into multiple vehicles. View Now
It was the murder that rocked the world in 2007. British college student Meredith Kercher was killed in Perugia, Italy under suspicious circumstances. Her study abroad roommate at the time American Amanda Knox and her Italian boyfriend were accused of being involved in the murder and were twice convicted and twice acquitted of the crime. Now in a new Netflix documentary available starting Sept. 30, Knox finally tells all. View Now
Should zombies roam or apes start a revolution, did you know apocalypse researchers have already tagged pharmacies as one of the first bloody stops for desperate survivors? Seems like these two poorly dressed baddies in LA are already practicing when they violently rob this pharmacy. An elementary school sweatshirt? Really?
We're still rolling our eyes by the time we get to these bad hostel visitors in Hungary who prove the customer isn't always right!
The hit TV show Crime Watch Daily will have a new host and a new name when the show kicks off season two on Monday, September 12.
Investigative journalist Chris Hansen helped put 300 child sex predators behind bars with the series, To Catch a Predator. Now, he's out to bust a new breed of predator, those targeting kids through social media platforms.
Our RightThisMinute hosts spoke with Hansen and Lisa Gregorisch-Dempsey, the creator and executive producer of the show that's warning the bad guys to watch out! View Now
WARNING: Adult language used.
A Facebook video shows an angry man screaming in a gas station in Ringgold, Georgia. The man lost his temper over not being able to find his phone, which was eventually found. The video shows the man hit a female employee who fell to the floor. According to reports, the female employee is doing well. Locals are hoping that the video will help police find the suspect. (via WSB-TV) View Now