art theft

Huge reward offered for gold toilet

A reward of up to £100,000 ($124,000) has been offered for the return of a solid gold toilet stolen from a UK stately home, as police release CCTV images of a vehicle they believe was involved in the September theft.

Houston burglary gang used social media

A group of criminals used social media to stake out burglary targets in upscale Houston neighborhoods, police said Wednesday. Their take included artwork worth hundreds of thousands of dollars, police said.