Crime


Tiffany Wins $12M in Case Against Counterfeit Sellers

July 6, 2020
The jeweler took on operators of websites allegedly selling knockoff Tiffany & Co. jewelry and sunglasses as well as other luxury items.

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June 26, 2020
Jewelry cleaning tips from an expert, two fancy colored diamond hearts set to hit the auction block, and more.

3 Suspects Indicted in Fatal Robbery of CT Jewelry Store

June 26, 2020
The superseding indictment features a Hobbs Act robbery charge and two new ones: interstate transportation of stolen property and using a firearm to cause a death during a robbery.

Joseph DuMouchelle Pleads Not Guilty in Wire Fraud Case

June 23, 2020
The prominent Michigan jeweler and auctioneer now faces a criminal information in the multi-million-dollar fraud case.

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June 12, 2020
First-quarter results, another acquisition on the rocks, Signet’s reopening steps, and more.

Man Charged in Murder of St. Louis Jewelry Store Guard

June 9, 2020
David Dorn was shot last week while protecting his friend’s store, Lee’s Pawn & Jewelry, on a night when protests devolved into violence and looting across the city.

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June 5, 2020
How the civil unrest is impacting jewelers, a revived relief fund, and why the largest deal in luxury is reportedly on the rocks.

Retired Police Captain Killed Guarding Jewelry Store

June 4, 2020
He was shot to death by looters at Lee’s Pawn & Jewelry.

How Many Jewelry Stores Have Been Hit In Nationwide Rioting?

June 3, 2020
Jewelers Security Alliance’ John Kennedy answered this question and many more in a special webinar on store security held Tuesday.

3 Charged in Robbery, Shooting at TX Jewelry Store

May 21, 2020
The men were charged in connection with the May 7 armed robbery at Korman Fine Jewelry in which a security guard was seriously injured.

Texas Jewelry Store Employee Shot in Armed Robbery

May 12, 2020
The Jewelers’ Security Alliance has several recommendations for retailers as they reopen.

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April 17, 2020
Baselworld loses major brands, thoughts on the future of retail, an update on the Paycheck Protection Program, and more.

3 Suspects Charged in Fatal Robbery of Connecticut Jeweler

April 14, 2020
One suspect is alleged to have been involved in the robbery of a second jewelry store in Connecticut.

Suspects in Murder of Connecticut Jeweler in Custody

April 6, 2020
They were taken into custody in New York on unrelated charges.

Connecticut Jeweler Killed in Suspected Armed Robbery

March 31, 2020
Mark Vuono, owner of Marco Jewelers in Stamford, Connecticut, was found dead in his store Saturday afternoon.

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March 20, 2020
This is how the COVID-19 pandemic has impacted the jewelry industry so far.

Store Security, Safe Teleworking in the Time of COVID-19

March 19, 2020
Every single piece of merchandise needs to be stored out of sight, and computer systems need to have adequate protection, JSA says.

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March 15, 2020
Trade shows postpone amid coronavirus concerns, what consumers clicked on in 2019, an update on a royal jewel heist, and more.

Security Guards Under Investigation in Dresden Jewel Heist Case

March 11, 2020
German authorities are digging deeper into the theft of 18th-century royal jewelry from the Green Vault museum.

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March 8, 2020
An update on U.S. trade shows as coronavirus cancellations mount, a collection perfect for Women’s History Month, Pandora reorganizes, and more.
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