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21 People Share Stories About The Smartest Criminals They’ve Ever Encountered

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21 People Share Stories About The Smartest Criminals They’ve Ever Encountered

Creative and stealthy people putting their talents into the crimes.

The smartest masterminds don’t get caught – that is why asking the police officers wouldn’t work. Redditor ItzTacoTimee is curious about real-life crime investigation stories from police officers. But when he asked, “Who’s the smartest criminal you’ve ever encountered?” it wasn’t the police that answered.

Witnesses, business owners, and even self-claimed friends of these criminals stepped out to tell their stories. The best criminal stunts are really the ones that police failed to catch. The greatest heist can only be called so if the thief managed to run away with it. And we’ll open with one of history’s greatest acts by D.B. Cooper.

D.B. Cooper’s famous stunt.

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MrSunshoes

He got them to turn off the alarm and got away, but…

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mieggoispreggo

I am from the state of Costco.

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taltalim

Jack prepared a lot.

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spaghettbaguett

Fake bomb threats.

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RoseyOneOne

Jim wants a superbike.

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reddit

Can I get this returned?

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He disappeared.

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ero_senin05

A French comedian.

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ismango

She is doing them a favor.

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Dusttyy

Meanwhile, at BestBuy.

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Tittypookaka

He emptied his lifetime’s worth debt.

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Oagadougou

He never went to class.

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whistleridge

The police couldn’t find the paper.

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9bikes

Living a whole life of action movie.

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KitchenBomber

His property is clean, that’s for sure.

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reddit

He just walked out casually.

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babybopp

The car was an older model.

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KogHiro

Insane pretender.

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g_baker

He set up a ‘fake’ raid.

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connectmc

The missing car.

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keenly_disinterested

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