International burglars behind bars

Europol's dismantled a gang of burglars believed to be responsible for over a hundred burglaries in Belgium, the Netherlands, Germany and Denmark.

Eleven of the 21 identified members of this international gang specialised in domestic break-ins are now behind bars.  The gang was highly professional.  Break-ins were co-ordinated from the Netherlands.  The gang deployed several teams with varying compositions that used a whole host of different vehicles.  The gang also employed professional gear.

It specialised in targeting free-standing homes and farms.  The booty is believed to total 150,000 euros.

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