$30K In Jewelry Stolen In Darien: Cops

DARIEN, IL — More than $30,000 in jewelry was stolen in the spring from a Darien resident, police said.

Police were informed of the crime this week, but the theft was believed to have taken place between March 26 and April 2 in the 1800 block of Darien Club Drive. According to a police report, someone stole a number of jewelry items while the resident was moving.

The loss was said to be $30,629.

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Here Are the Best Ways to Insure Your Valuable Jewelry

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Imagine if your diamond Tiffany necklace, gold Cartier bracelet or Rolex Submariner watch were lost, damaged or stolen. It could cause both heartache and headaches.

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Fortunately, you can safeguard high-value necklaces, bracelets, watches, rings and other jewelry with the right kind and amount of insurance. Coverage options range from standard homeowners insurance to standalone jewelry insurance.

The Insurance Information Institute, an industry trade group, notes that

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Meet David Von, Hollywood’s New Favorite Custom Jewelry Brand

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You never forget your first piece of quality jewelry. The first time you decide to invest in yourself and in your style is a landmark occasion in every fashion lover’s life.

It’s the moment you decide you’re worthy of luxury. And from the moment you first fall in love with a diamond, no one can take that away from you.

It’s no secret that a love of jewelry can come at a cost. And when you’re looking to customize those pieces to your

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Conway store owner adding extra security after thief steals thousands in jewelry

CONWAY, Ark. – Conway police are looking for the person accused of breaking into a jewelry store and stealing thousands of dollars worth of jewelry. Now the owner is taking extra steps to keep thieves at bay.

Pictures show the moment a person broke into Brooks Fine Jewelry in downtown Conway. In the blink of an eye, they made their way around the store breaking glass and scooping everything they can get into their bag.

“Pretty obvious he knew what he was doing. The outfit that he has

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Three Arrested After $90k in Jewelry Stolen During Armed Robbery

On Friday at approximately 2:14 pm, Antioch Police Officers responded to the report of a takeover robbery in-progress at Ron’s Jewelers inside of Somersville Towne Center.

The call stated multiple subjects were robbing the establishment and the frightened employee ran to the back of the store and locked himself inside a room. Officers arrived and immediately confirmed three suspects entered the business and one of them used a hammer to smash open display cases.

All three suspects then grabbed approximately $80,000-$90,000 in jewelry and fled from the store. Officers quickly obtained a description of the suspect’s vehicle to include its

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Cache of Medieval Jewelry Unearthed in Russia

MOSCOW, RUSSIA—According to a Live Science report, researchers from the Russian Academy of Sciences have discovered a trove of finely made medieval jewelry at the site of Old Ryazan, the fortified capital of Rus in southwest Russia that was sacked by Batu Khan and his invading Mongol army in the thirteenth century. The silver cache weighs more than four pounds and includes eight pendants, 14 bracelets, seven rings, and several small, six-sided ingots. The items are thought to have been placed in a cylindrical container that may have been made of birch bark. The composition of the silver in the

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Made in St. Louis: Maplewood glass artist’s jewelry can be seen in Vogue | Lifestyles

A life in pictures • In 2008, when Schmidt was still perfecting her craft, her mother experienced a recurrence of cancer. “I decided to make a necklace that year for her 60th birthday with 60 photos from throughout her life — film snippets — that I placed in 60 tiny bubbles,” Schmidt says. “She loved it.” Her mother died a few weeks later.

“My dad, Edward Schmidt, always had a camera around his neck and took lots of photos when I was growing up,” she says. “He’s an artist, a painter and my interest in film probably comes from him.”

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German Prosecutors Charge 6 Over Spectacular Green Vault Jewelry Heist : NPR

BERLIN — German prosecutors said Thursday that they have filed charges against six suspects in the spectacular theft of 18th-century jewels from a Dresden museum in 2019, accusing them of organized robbery and arson.

The men, German nationals aged 22 to 27, are accused of breaking into the eastern city’s Green Vault Museum on Nov. 25, 2019, and stealing 21 pieces of jewelry containing more than 4,300 diamonds, with a total insured value of at least 113.8 million euros ($135 million).

Prosecutors say they laid a fire just before the break-in to cut the power supply for street lights outside

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Arkansas suspect used stolen truck in jewelry store heist, stole thousands of dollars worth of items: police

Authorities in central Arkansas are looking for a suspect who broke into a Conway jewelry store early Sunday morning and stole thousands of dollars worth of items in just 70 seconds. 

Surveillance footage shows the suspect clad head to toe in black, reaching into shattered display cases and swiping necklaces, bracelets, and earrings. 

The suspect broke into the store early Sunday morning dressed in all black. 
(Conway Police Department)


Jeffery Brooks, the owner of Brooks Fine Jewelry, told Fox-affiliate KLRT that the suspect was in and out of the

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KP Sanghvi Announces Serena Williams Jewelry Collection Now Available to New Global Markets

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–KP Sanghvi, the global licensee for Serena Williams Jewelry, is pleased to announce the international expansion of its Serena Williams Jewelry collection. Building upon its introduction in the United States this month, the brand will be vetting new global opportunities in additional markets.

Gautam Begani, COO of KP Sanghvi Jewelry stated, “It has been an absolute joy working with Serena and watching her inspire new fine jewelry collections that mirror her bold, yet playful, sense of style. We’re so excited about our new retail distribution with one of the largest specialty jewelers in the US. Our

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