Tag Archives: FBI


Crime News
N.C. Wyeth's The Encounter on Freshwater Cliff.

COURTESY THE FBI NATIONAL STOLEN ART FILES

FBI Reveals Reality Show Connections To Theft Of Wyeth Paintings

Details of the investigation into the 2013 theft of six works by New England artist N. C. Wyeth (father of the more-famous Andrew Wyeth), two of which have still not been recovered, were released at a press conference in Los Angeles … Read More


News
Still from released security footage of the Isabella Stewart Gardner heist practice run on the evening of March 17, 1990.

VIA THE NEW YORK TIMES

Report: Suspect Identified in New Gardner Museum Heist Video Footage

Last week, the Federal Bureau of Investigation released video footage shot at the Isabella Gardner Museum in Boston in 1990, the night before thieves made off with $500 million in paintings. Now, CBS News is reporting that a man has contacted the authorities with information … Read More


Crime News
Still from security camera footage of the thieves during a practice run of the robbery on the evening of March 17, 1990.

COURTESY THE ISABELLA STEWART GARDNER MUSEUM, VIA THE ASSOCIATED PRESS, VIA U.S. ATTORNEY'S OFFICE

FBI: Suspects in $500 M. Gardner Museum Theft Are Dead

Today an agent for the Federal Bureau of Investigation confirmed to the Associated Press that the suspects in the 1990 theft of 13 works from the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum in Boston—believed to be the largest art theft in history—are dead.In 2013, the FBI … Read More


Investigations

A Crime Waiting to Happen

Two of the world's top art-theft sleuths discuss the heist from the Museum of Modern Art in Paris. Read More