How to use Thieves in a sentence

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  • Such thieves as refused to work with him received short shrift.

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  • The chief buildings were destroyed in 1901 in a fire started by a band of thieves.

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  • All bumbling conjurers, clumsy squires, no-talent bards, and cowardly thieves in the land will be pre-emptively put to death.

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  • This turned out to be an entrance into the thieves guild.

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  • The thieves use the backroom of the tavern or a secret door in the forge to enter the guild.

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  • Neither do they want ebook readers to become the next thieves fad, like mobile phones.

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  • The Blue Badge Protector is a visible deterrent to thieves.

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  • Remember the last story about Samlesbury Hall being ripped off by thieves taking their stone flagstones?

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  • At the top of the lane, near the boro boundary, we see the town gallows where convicted thieves end their lives.

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  • Thieves like to steal from cars parked in places where they run less risk of being seen.

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  • Maybe the sneak thieves wo n't come at all.

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  • The best way to protect yourself is to understand what thieves are looking for.

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  • Thieves ' cash in at Tesco tills ' Tesco self-service tills suffer from an apparent " security loophole ", consumer group Which?

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  • He disturbed thieves breaking into a goods wagon and was beaten to death, probably by his own truncheon.

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  • The reality is that most burglaries are carried out by opportunistic thieves rather than ' professional ' criminals.

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  • Harriet and her three aunts must move like greased lightening if they 're to get on the trail of the slippery cattle thieves.

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  • Police are urging people to check their home security in a bid to thwart would-be thieves.

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  • Thieves at work in the Green Lantern hide a stolen wallet in Charlie 's outdoor sleeping place.

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  • The aforementioned retaining bar also rotates so would-be thieves ca n't cut through it with a hacksaw.

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  • After the thieves stole the artwork, they replaced it with an ersatz version to try to get away with the crime.

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  • When it comes to car alarms, you don't want it malfunctioning at the worst of times, allowing thieves to break into and drive off in your car.

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  • One of the downsides of navigation systems is that they have become a target for thieves and devices should be removed from the car when the car is left unattended.

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  • Crowds increase and stores get busier so employees are focused on helping others and can't really watch everyone, so shoplifting becomes easier, especially to the thieves who understand how stores work and work in pairs or groups.

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  • The gold industry is just as susceptible to scams and scheming thieves like any other industry.

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  • It's mainly because consumers are not very knowledgeable in gold terminology or how to sell it; those thieves take advantage of ignorance and naivety.

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  • Sending personal information through the postal service can open you up to mail thieves.

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  • Often times, your password is the only tool that protects you from identity thieves that can permanently damage your finances.

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  • This article will explain some of the reasons for changing your passwords and give you tips on how to choose the best passwords to foil identity thieves and protect yourself.

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  • Certain information is very commonly used in passwords, and identity thieves often take advantage of the fact to gain access to your information.

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  • Unfortunately thieves are getting more technologically savvy as the banks improve their technology.

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  • Thieves get their information from various sources.

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  • Four percent of identity thefts happen when thieves steal the mail of an individual to gather personal information, according to the United States Postal Service.

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  • Laws are not as strong as they could be in many states, allowing thieves to get away with the crime.

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  • In addition, identity thieves can be subject to state penalties and can even be tried by both federal authorities and state authorities for different charges on the same crime.

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  • Oftentimes victims of identity theft can sue the thieves that cost them money for damages in civil court.

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  • They can be rewarded not only the money the thieves took from their accounts but also the funds for lost wages, legal fees and even pain and suffering.

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  • For the thieves that lose these civil cases, the monetary punishment can be even worse than prison time.

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  • Thieves target those who are less vigilant.

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  • This minimizes your exposure to thieves.

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  • Others are simply professional thieves, and the holidays are the ideal time to steal.

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  • Anyone shopping during the holiday season needs to be aware of the potential risk of identity thieves.

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  • Sometimes thieves only charge a few dollars to an account, but do so to thousands of people.

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  • Even unskilled thieves can buy personal information online through the black market for a fairly inexpensive price.

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  • It used to be very, very easy, but the more sophisticated methods thieves are using to spoof emails and websites has made detection more difficult.

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  • The thief or group of thieves sends out emails to addresses either purchased or gathered online, perhaps through social networking profiles or message boards.

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  • It is even possible that some thieves will obtain employment in someone else's name in order to avoid paying taxes on earnings.

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  • The methods that thieves use to capture private information continue to change, which makes being vigilant the primary method to protect oneself.

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  • One of the methods you can try to stop identity theft from happening to you is not making it easy for thieves to steal your information.

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  • Your Social Security number can allow thieves to create accounts in your name or to have access to your financial records.

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  • The best tool to protect yourself against identity theft is being aware of the methods thieves use to steal information.

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  • Thieves look for the easy theft, such as the person who leaves a purse unattended in a shopping cart.

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  • It's just that with the rise of the Internet, thieves are able to do it much more easily.

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  • He then sold those numbers to identity thieves.

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  • The methods identity thieves use to obtain private information are constantly evolving, as are the methods used to combat identity theft.

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  • The more unfortunate problem with solar panels is that they have recently become the target of thieves.

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  • As an increasing number of people are installing solar panels, a black market has cropped up and thieves have become expert in quickly and quietly dislodging the panels and selling them for a tidy sum.

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  • Your bank's website should use encryption and Secure Socket Layer, a secure server technology, to scramble your personal information and prevent it from falling in the hands of identity thieves.

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  • The security controls that protect your finances against thieves are some of the most attractive features of online banking at Chase.

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  • In Manhattan, the Forty Thieves Gang operated as professional murders, muggers, burglars, and pickpockets.

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  • In 1825, Forty Thieves and a host of other gangs forced New York City officials to finally announce their city had a gang problem.

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  • As with any online activity, it is important to keep your identity and location a secret so that online predators or identity thieves do not get a hold of your information.

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  • Cameras are being placed in the Walk district to catch thieves.

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  • Of course, being young, the thieves were also caught bragging about their robberies.

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  • Celebrities will always be targets for thieves, since they are constantly in the spotlight and make so much money.

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  • People often use accordion style shutters on vacation homes to deter thieves and make it appear as if people reside in the dwelling all year long.

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  • To the Japanese a monkey is a protector, guarding against demons and warding off thieves.

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  • Even if you live in a low crime neighborhood, that doesn't stop thieves from targeting your home.

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  • Identity theft protection for seniors is a growing concern as seniors too often fall prey to scams and thieves.

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  • Kill thieves and muggers to get small amounts of cash.

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  • With that story set up, we learn that the grand thieves the Coopers (Sly's family) had a vault where all their treasures were hidden.

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  • Three Thieves Bandit Cabernet Sauvignon is unique in boxed wines.

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  • With just a name and phone number, malicious thieves can obtain a wealth of information.

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  • Career thieves, those who steal out of need or to support substance abuse, and those who steal because they have no regard for society's laws, are not considered to have kleptomania.

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  • Many identity thieves have developed websites that seem to be legitimate providers of death records.

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  • Identity thieves have been using these types of sites to gain personal information from people.

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  • These scams may appear legitimate at first glance, but are actually phishing scams conducted by identity thieves and other unscrupulous individuals and organizations.

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  • Play a game of Forty Thieves Solitaire or choose from one of five varations of the traditional Klondike solitaire.

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  • The holidays are a hectic time and thieves know this, so watch your purse and keep purchases locked in the trunk.

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  • Thieves know this is an ideal time to go after tired and distracted shoppers.

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  • A lot of times identity thieves use fraudulent e cards to try to get people to download viruses to their computers.

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  • In particular, it caught the attention of a group of jewelry thieves, who attempted to steal the famous gem on November 7, 2000.

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  • The thieves were unsuccessful, and the Heart of Eternity was later displayed at the Smithsonian in Washington, DC.

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  • Under such circumstances, it might be a good idea to consider prioritizing what uses are completely uncomfortable with, and letting some of these thieves go and do their thing.

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  • Potential thieves typically attempt to steal handbags and wallets that are easily accessible, but theft proves much more difficult with a cross-body bag design such as the Buxton organizer.

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  • Die Hard (1988) - Bruce Willis stars as a cop who surprises his estranged wife by showing up at her business for the holidays, then they get trapped by a group of high tech thieves.

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  • Usually located under a seat or in the trunk, the receiver is kept out of sight so that you are not an easy target for thieves.

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  • Many of these sites are clever covers for spammers and identity thieves or elaborate advertisements for unrelated products and services.

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  • Thieves can smell a tourist a mile away.

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  • DeLeo and Sackler were off to Philadelphia chasing down evi­dence on their check thieves.

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  • The brethren were aided in old age, sickness and poverty, often also in cases of loss by robbery, shipwreck and conflagration; for example, any member of the gild of St Catherine, Aldersgate, was to be assisted if he "fall into poverty or be injured through age, or through fire or water, thieves or sickness."

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  • The general population is of a very mixed and turbulent kind; crimes of violence are common, and there are many professional thieves.

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  • This state of affairs appears to have continued until the accession of James I., and in 1595 the bailiff and constables of Hexham were removed as being "infected with combination and toleration of thieves."

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  • Arnold, after returning to Rome, immediately began a campaign of virulent denunciation against the Roman clergy, and, in particular, against the Curia, which he stigmatized as a " house of merchandise and den of thieves."

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  • In other parishes there was no police whatever, no defence, no protection afforded to the community but the voluntary exertions of individuals and "the honesty of the thieves."

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  • Governments, thieves, scientist, treasurer hunters, historians, despots of all kinds would crave his skill.

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  • Two identity thieves have been jailed for stealing £ 200,000 from Ricky Gervais which they used to try to buy gold bullion.

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  • Information on suspected burglars, drug dealers and car thieves have been passed to police in this way.

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  • At home in mother Russia the thieves began re-establishing links with the eminently corruptible communist functionaries.

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  • A 'closed shackle ' type is best, as thieves cannot get a crowbar through the shackle to break it.

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  • Diamond Thieves and smugglers use homing pigeons to smuggle rough diamond Thieves and smugglers use homing pigeons to smuggle rough diamonds out of mining areas.

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  • This can be unpicked, although thieves are unlikely to bother if it is heavily embroidered Hot irons to brand leather with your postcodes.

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  • The thieves left a very untidy mess behind them.

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  • Thieves at work in the Green Lantern hide a stolen wallet in Charlie's outdoor sleeping place.

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  • The aforementioned retaining bar also rotates so would-be thieves can't cut through it with a hacksaw.

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  • It was "of use to thieves by its fume and sheen, being a stone born, as it were, to aid theft," and even opening bars and locks; it was effective as a love potion, and possessed " the power to reconcile husbands to their wives, and to recall brides to their husbands."

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  • If we rightly hang thieves and behead robbers, why do we leave the greed of Rome unpunished ?

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  • In the form germania it has acquired the significance of "thieves' Latin" or "thieves' cant," and is applied to any jargon supposed to be understood only by the initiated.

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  • Thus, in the English " Backslang," which is nothing more than ordinary English deliberately inverted, in the similar Arabic jargon used among school children in Syria and in the Spanish thieves' dialect, the principles of inversion and substitution play the chief part.

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  • It is from a combination of these two meanings that the thieves' slang phrase "ringing the changes" arises; it denotes the various methods by which wrong change may be given or extracted, or counterfeit coin passed.

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  • All that did was to enwich the pwiests' sons and thieves and wobbahs....

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  • The sad fact is that many identity thieves never have to break through a firewall.

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  • Sharp-eyed drivers are being urged to help police tighten the screw on thieves who are stealing wheels from high value cars.

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  • So the thieves decide to smuggle the diamond to London.

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  • Jill is the spunky daughter of the big boss of the Red Dozers, a friendly band of thieves.

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  • Satellite navigation systems are again being targeted by thieves in Chase division.

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  • Do n't tempt thieves by leaving property on display.

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  • The majority of burglaries are committed by opportunist thieves.

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  • They informed us that they had apprehended the thieves and located the vehicle.

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  • Even bicycle thieves ca n't keep a good journalist down.

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  • A thorny hedge along the boundary of your property can put thieves off.

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  • They are also smart because they don't require you to physically fill out an application, so there is no dangerous paper trail that could be a lure to potential identity thieves.

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  • Use it as soon as possible - Using the gift card as soon as possible helps prevent the card from being used by thieves.

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  • Identity thieves might steal information and wait sometime before they inflict any damage.

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  • When they commit this crime, the thieves can often obtain driver's licenses, identity cards and even passports.

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  • As implied by the name, this is when thieves use identity theft to help them get away with crimes.

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  • Pawn shops are well stocked with engagement rings, and thieves can easily sell off a valuable piece of jewelry long before they are discovered.

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  • This is reduced since most thieves typically don't use stolen cards for small buys.

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  • Like their biometric counterparts, blink cards pose reduced risk of fraud since most thieves typically don't use stolen cards for small buys according to Gould.

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  • Lobbies are used by pickpockets and thieves waiting for opportunity.

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  • Use password-protection because thieves like things easy.

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  • Lock it away in a safe place, difficult for potential thieves to disclose.

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  • If you choose to drive a car that is expensive or difficult to repair, or which is likely to be the target of thieves, you may be looking at higher insurance costs.

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  • For example, they covered Junior Murvin's "Police and Thieves" on their first album.

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  • Many hackers and identity thieves are trying to take advantage of Myspace's popularity.

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  • In the United States, b-sides included the instrumental Thieves Like Us, which was also featured in the movie, but not included on the soundtrack.

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  • The staff is comprised of former convicts, from bank robbers to petty thieves, with no real prior cooking skills.

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  • They would wash their hands with lavender-rich Four Thieves Vinegar to stave off the disease.

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  • If identity thieves get their hands on your personal information they can pretend to be you online.

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  • While he was there, the police authorities came to his room to inform him that thieves had broken into the team truck and stolen Armstrong's time trial bike.

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  • Keeping both small and large computer systems secure from hackers and identity thieves is one reason why many security experts disable most client-side scripting capabilities on the browsers used within corporate networks.

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  • In the arrangements of the commonwealth the clauses treating of royal privileges are more or less evenly distributed over all reigns, but the systematic development of police functions, especially in regard to responsibility for crimes, the catching of thieves, the suppression of lawlessness, is mainly the object of 10th and 11th century legislation.

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  • It is one of a small cluster named by the Portuguese "Ladrones" or Thieves, on account of the notorious habits of their old inhabitants.

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  • This won't stop professional thieves but it may help to keep curious, sticky-fingered maids more honest.

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  • Wild shrewdly realized that it was safer, and in most cases more profitable, to dispose of such property by returning it to its legitimate owners than to sell it, with the attendant risks, in the open market, and he thus built up an immense business, posing as a recoverer of stolen goods, the thieves receiving a commission on the price paid for recovery.

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  • In those days victims of robberies constantly compounded with felonies and paid blackmail to thieves, promising not to prosecute on the restitution of a portion of the stolen property.

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  • Mithradates extended them to a bowshot from the temple in all directions, and Mark Antony imprudently allowed them to take in part of the city, which part thus became free of all law, and a haunt of thieves and villains.

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  • When first known to the early colonists they were inveterate stock thieves, and were treated as wild animals, to be shot whenever an opportunity occurred.'

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  • The Indian wars, breeding a habit of dependence on force, and the heterogeneous elements of cattle thieves, Sonoran cowboys, mine labourers and adventurers led to one of the worst periods of American border history.

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  • In common with other river towns, the disorderly element in Memphis was large, and the gamblers, robbers and horse thieves were only suppressed by local vigilance committees.

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  • Others again play the part of thieves in the ant society; C. Janet observed a small bristle-tail (Lepismima) to lurk beneath the heads of two Lasius workers, while one passed food to the other, in order to steal the drop of nourishment and to make off with it.

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  • By an easy transition, she came to be regarded as the protectress of thieves, whose operations were associated with darkness.

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  • Enactments about the pursuit of thieves, and the calling in of warrantors to justify sales of chattels, are other expressions of the difficulties attending peaceful intercourse.

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  • If an arrest were made, Wild had a plentiful supply of false evidence at hand to establish his agents' alibi, and he did not hesitate to obtain the conviction, by similar means, of such thieves as refused to recognize his authority.

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  • Crime was rampant, highwaymen terrorized the roads, footpads infested the streets, burglaries were of constant occurrence, river thieves on the Thames committed depredations wholesale.

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  • Men ask themselves why their gods are worshipped in the form of beasts, birds, and fishes; why their gods are said to have prosecuted their amours in bestial shapes; why they are represented as lustful and passionate - thieves, robbers, murderers and adulterers.

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  • In return for Wild's services in tracking down such thieves as he did not himself control, the authorities for some time tolerated the offences of his numerous agents, each a specialist in a particular kind of robbery, and so themselves strengthened his position.

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  • In parts of the state it became impossible to get a jury composed of these small squatters to convict anybody for stealing or killing cattle, and so bad did this become that, in 1892, certain cattlemen formed a small army of mounted men and invaded the central part of the state with the avowed intention of killing all the men generally considered to be stock thieves, an episode known as the Johnson County Raid.

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  • The citizens of London having suffered from the depredations of thieves and felons who escaped into Southwark, petitioned parliament for protection.

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  • In this department Schurz put in force his theories in regard to merit in the Civil Service, permitting no removals except for cause, and requiring competitive examinations for candidates for clerkships; he reformed the Indian Bureau and successfully opposed a bill transferring it to theWar Department; and he prosecuted land thieves and attracted public attention to the necessity of forest preservation.

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  • Governments (and thieves, for that matter) reallocate wealth—but they do it by increasing the wealth of one party at the expense of another party.

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  • It is said to have been stolen and burnt in 1532, three of the four thieves being subsequently taken and hanged.

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  • In 1522 the bishop of Carlisle complained to Cardinal Wolsey, then archbishop of York, that the English thieves committed more thefts than "all the Scots of Scotland," the men of Hexham being worst of all, and appearing loo strong at the markets held in Hexham, so that the men whom they had robbed dared not complain or "say one word to them."

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  • Whether the law would require contribution to a loss of goods, say, by thieves or by fire, while landed for repairs, is not clear.

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  • In Spitalfields gangs of thieves stood at the street corners and openly rifled all who came near.

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  • Between the ruins of two sacred buildings, with the town-wall to the south and a suburban hamlet known to ill fame as the Thieves' Row to the north of it, a lodging was prepared for the titular king of Scotland, and fitted up with tapestries taken from the Gordons after the battle of Corrichie.

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  • I made the mistake of telling her that parents of two of the girls wanted me here to protect them from thieves and murderers.

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  • There is a band of thieves in our district who ought to be arrested by a strong force--October 11.

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  • Governments, thieves, scientists, treasurer hunters, historians and despots of all kinds would crave his skill.

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  • They were manifestly thieves, and I had not much respect for them; but the squirrels, though at first shy, went to work as if they were taking what was their own.

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  • Their reputation as raiders is sufficiently shown in the division of the tribe into two clans, the Hazari-khoas or "eaters of a thousand hearths," and the Kapah-chors or "thieves that lurk in the cotton fields."

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