NCIC Report Bulletin

Superior Experiences $300,000 Theft

Superior Galleries has experienced a $300,000 theft from its Beverly Hills, California location. Kris Oyster, Numismatic Director for Superior, advised the coins were mostly slabbed and included the ; 1793 Flowing Hair 1C Wreath, Vine & Bars, 1909 S Indian Head Cent ANACS MS64 Rd, 1955 Jefferson 5C PCGS MS65 FS, 1798 Bust 10C Large 8 NGC MS65, 1822 Bust 25C, 25 over 50C NGC MS63, 1795 Bust $1 NGC MS61, 1879CC Morgan $1 CC over CC PCGS MS62, 1902-S Morgan $1 ANACS MS63 DMPL, 1878-S $2.50 NGC MS63, 1814/3 $5 Capped Head NGC MS64, 1909-S $5 Indian NGC MS65, 1803 $10 Bust Small reverse Stars PCGS MS62, 1881-S $10 Liberty NGC MS63, 1865 $20 Liberty ANACS Details of AU55, 1901-S $20 Liberty NGC MS63, Great Britain 1984 5 Pounds, United Arab Emirates 1996 1000 Dirhams.

Any collector or dealer having information concerning this offense should contact Det. Lisa Lawson at 818-374-7775, Kris Oyster 214-952-7517, or Doug Davis 817-705-4450.

Alamo Coins Richardson, Texas Burglarized

Richardson, Texas police are investigating the burglary of Alamo Coins. Sometime between the afternoon of July 6 and early morning of July 7, 2008 unkown suspects entered the business and peeled two large safes containing approximately $50,000 in miscellaneous coins and bullion. Anyone with information on this offense should contact Det. Spradlin at 972-744-4906 or NCIC.

Texas Coin Shop Burglarized

Benbrook, Texas police department is investigating the burglary of Ron Swinney Rare Coins.The offense occurred sometime between the evening of May 18th and early morning of May 19th, 2008. Unknown suspect or suspects entered the business through the roof and cut into the vault. Approximately $200,000 in coins, bullion, and jewelry was taken.The loss included slabbed gold and numerous Carson City silver dollars. Any one having any information should contact Det. Ross at 817-249-2752 , Ron Swinney at 817-244-9100 or NCIC.

Central Maine National Bank notes and obsoletes taken in burglary

Pittston, Maine - Nov 26, 2007

A Pittston, Maine collector’s house was burglarized and a large paper money collection was taken along with a partial set of morgan dollars and a high grade type set. The suspects entered the residence and removed a safe containing the valuables. One suspect has been identified.

Anyone being offered a large number of Central Maine National Bank notes and obsoletes should contact Cpl. Mike Durham with the Kennebec County Sheriff’s Department at 207-623-3614 or NCIC at 817-705-4450.

Texas dealer victim of vehicle burglary

Defuniak, FL – October 22, 2007

A Texas dealer returning home from the Lakeland, Florida coin show was the victim of a vehicle burglary. The suspect or suspects entered the dealers vehicle while parked in the parking lot of a local hotel and took approximately $40-50,000 in coins, rare stocks and bonds. There was no forced entry to the vehicle and it is believed the suspects bypassed the alarm system.

Included in the loss was a short set of walking liberty half dollars graded MS 64, 65 & 66 by PCGS, and NGC, proof walkers dated 1937,38, 39, 40, 41 in PCGS and NGC slabs and a 2002 B.E.P. 11/2 ounce 1933 Commem gold in plastic case with pictures of FDR and Teddy Roosevelt.

Persons with any information concerning this offense should contact Jeff Nolen at 214 384-9111 or Deputy Russell McMillan at the Walton County Sheriff’s Dept. 850-892-8186.