Category: looting

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Dec
2020

REPORT: Police Say Migrants In Bosnia Set Fire To Tents, Looted Equipment After They Were Kicked Out Off Refugee CampREPORT: Police Say Migrants In Bosnia Set Fire To Tents, Looted Equipment After They Were Kicked Out Off Refugee Camp

Migrants set fire to tents and looted equipment from the Lipa migrant camp in Bosnia-Herzegovina, according to police, after aid agencies decided to close down the facility, BBC News reported. The Lipa migrant facility is located in Bosnia-Herzegovina’s north-western city of Bihac, and was created to provide shelter during the COVID-19 pandemic, according to BBC […]

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Oct
2020

PHOTOS: The Aftermath Of Widespread Looting In Northern PhiladelphiaPHOTOS: The Aftermath Of Widespread Looting In Northern Philadelphia

People gathered at strip malls in northern Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, on Wednesday morning to board up buildings and to clean up the aftermath of looting that occurred late Tuesday night. Law enforcement officials were unable to control large crowds of people looting a Walmart and Five Below before going across the street to ransack a Dollar […]

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Oct
2020

Here’s How The Media Is Describing Violence In PhiladelphiaHere’s How The Media Is Describing Violence In Philadelphia

Philadelphia police shot and killed Walter Wallace, Jr, on Monday and violence, riots and looting erupted in the city within hours, numerous sources reported. Much of the media has been reluctant to use terminology that would indicate rioting rather than protests with heightened tension, despite what has appeared to unfold in Philadelphia. (RELATED: More Than […]

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Oct
2020

More Than 30 Arrested After Riots Erupt In Philadelphia Following Alleged Police Shooting Of Man With KnifeMore Than 30 Arrested After Riots Erupt In Philadelphia Following Alleged Police Shooting Of Man With Knife

Riots erupted Monday in Philadelphia after a man allegedly armed with a knife was shot and killed by police, numerous sources reported. Police in Philadelphia said that 30 officers were injured during the riots, dozens were hit with rocks and other projectiles, and a 56-year-old female officer was hit by a pickup truck and hospitalized, […]

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Aug
2020

Gaming Lounge Looted In Kenosha To Reopen After YouTuber Raises Nearly $70,000 To Cover DamagesGaming Lounge Looted In Kenosha To Reopen After YouTuber Raises Nearly $70,000 To Cover Damages

August 27, 2020 3:30 PM ET A popular YouTuber in Wisconsin raised nearly $70,000 for a gaming lounge that was forced to close after looters in Kenosha caused tens of thousands of dollars in damage to the business, the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reported. Jeremy Hambly, who runs the YouTube channel “The Quartering” and has more […]

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Aug
2020

At Least 25 Businesses Damaged Or Looted Overnight In Minneapolis Following Murder Suspect SuicideAt Least 25 Businesses Damaged Or Looted Overnight In Minneapolis Following Murder Suspect Suicide

August 27, 2020 12:03 PM ET Rioters and looters in Minneapolis damaged or looted at least 25 businesses in one night after a homicide suspect committed suicide, CBSN reported. Looters ransacked the businesses at Nicollet Mall after a rumor that police killed a man there, although police immediately released a video showing the man, who […]

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Jun
2020

Rioters In Stuttgart Launch ‘Unprecedented’ And ‘Out Of Control’ Assault On PoliceRioters In Stuttgart Launch ‘Unprecedented’ And ‘Out Of Control’ Assault On Police

A drug arrest in Stuttgart, Germany escalated into rioting, looting and violent assaults, which ultimately resulted in the injuries of 19 police officers Saturday night.  “Partiers” who had gathered in the city center began attacking police officers who were chasing a suspect in a drug deal, according to an eyewitness report from Deutsche Welle.   The […]

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Jun
2020

15 People Died In The Protests And Riots Following George Floyd’s Death. Here’s Who They Are15 People Died In The Protests And Riots Following George Floyd’s Death. Here’s Who They Are

June 05, 2020 12:57 AM ET The killing of George Floyd has reverberated across the world, with protests reaching across the Atlantic.  Floyd died after a Minneapolis police officer, Derek Chauvin, knelt on his neck for nine minutes. A video of the incident sparked national outrage. Chauvin has since been fired and charged with second-degree […]

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Jun
2020

Immigrant-Owned Store Looted In Chicago, And Insurance Will Hardly Make A Dent In ExpensesImmigrant-Owned Store Looted In Chicago, And Insurance Will Hardly Make A Dent In Expenses

Hundreds of businesses across the country have been looted or destroyed as peaceful protests over the death of George Floyd took a violent turn. In Chicago, looting continued after a weekend of riots and protests. A business owned by immigrants from Pakistan was among the Chicago stores to be struck by looters Sunday. Aqib Shazzad, […]

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Jun
2020

Louis Vuitton Designer Apologizes After Criticizing Looting, Donating $50 To ProtestersLouis Vuitton Designer Apologizes After Criticizing Looting, Donating $50 To Protesters

June 02, 2020 10:42 AM ET Luxury brand Louis Vuitton’s menswear designer faced backlash after he criticized the looting and destruction taking place following the death of George Floyd, Reuters reported. Virgil Abloh, the highest-profile black designer in fashion and the creator of Off-White, was attacked on social media after he condemned the looting of […]

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