LUXEMBOURG – CALL TO WITNESSES AFTER CREDIT CARD THEFT

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keywords: credit card theft, cash machine, bettembourg, luxembourg. The Grand Ducal Police is calling for witnesses this Tuesday after a bank card theft. The man on the photo managed to get a card from a man in front of a cash machine (ATM) in Bettembourg on the pretext of wanting to help him in front of the out of order distributor, he then managed to withdraw money with the stolen card. Any information on the identity of the man on the photo and/or the place where it can be found…

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LUXEMBOURG – CALL TO WITNESSES AFTER CREDIT CARD THEFT

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keywords: bank card theft, bancomat, cash dispenser, grand ducal police, luxembourg. Credit cards theft are very numerous (see our section Calls to witnesses) and with the arrival of Christmas markets and crowded shops for the holiday season pickpockets will be back. After a new wallet robbery containing credit cards in a bus the person on the photos would have used them at a ATM in the Railway station district in Luxembourg. Any information on the identity of this man and/or the place where it can be found has to be…

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POLICE – CALL TO WITNESSES AFTER AN AGRESSION AT ATM

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keywords: aggression to the cash dispenser/atm, call to witnesses, grand ducal police, luxembourg. The Grand Ducal Police is looking for the man on the photos. He is suspected of having assaulted a woman who was withdrawing money from the the BIL ATM, Place de Paris branch. Any useful information to identify this man must be reported to the Police Gare-Hollerich at 24444-200 or by dialing 113. We also remind that the Grand-Ducale Police issued a set of recommendations when withdrawing money from ATMs (in particular to ensure the absence of…

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LUXEMBOURG – CALL TO WITNESSES – CREDIT CARD THEFT

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keywords: credit card theft, atm, call to witnesses, grand-ducal police, luxembourg. The Grand-Ducal Police are seeking for two men who stole a credit card in Rue de Bonnevoie in Luxembourg. On Friday, August 4th, around 9:30 am, when a client was withdrawing money, two men approached her and could see her entering her secret code. As they probably manipulate the ATM system earlier, the card was not able to get out of the ATM after withdrawing money, they then can come and fetch the card later and withdraw a big…

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SECURITY – Why there is no cash-in-transit vehicles attacked anymore

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keywords : cash in transit, conveyor, armored truck, security of goods, law enforcement. As far as we know the last cash-in-transit attack in Europe was in year 2013, and since then, not anymore, at least publicly admitted. Since the Middle Age, authorities always looked for securing traffic routes for people and goods. At that time the only way to carry safely goods was in locking in them in a safe. But this modern new version of stagecoach robberies happened until very recently. The “Golden Age” of armored trucks attacks. From…

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LUXEMBOURG – Fake (counterfeit) banknotes in circulation – ALERT

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According to several prominent banking sources in the Luxembourg market, a considerable amount of counterfeit notes is currently circulating in the Grand Duchy. These are mainly 50 euro notes with thicker than normal paper and a matte hologram. They may seem easily detectable but counterfeiters want to take advantage of the crowd that is currently found in the Christmas market and in boutiques, Luxembourgers preparing their Christmas gifts and are less attentive, as well as traders. We therefore draw your attention to these counterfeit notes. Know that a fake note…

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