The Great Brinks Robbery

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By Lindsay Moryoussef. Discovered by Player FM and our community — copyright is owned by the publisher, not Player FM, and audio is streamed directly from their servers. Hit the Subscribe button to track updates in Player FM, or paste the feed URL into other podcast apps.
What makes the perfect crime? Creativity? As few participants as possible? Technology? The Great Brinks Robbery in 1950 was considered the perfect crime for a while... until it was finally solved just five days before the statute of limitations expired.
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Sources:
https://www.fbi.gov/history/famous-cases/brinks-robbery
https://www.newenglandhistoricalsociety.com/great-brinks-robbery-1950-not-quite-perfect-crime/
https://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/brinks-armored-car-depot-robbery-boston-1950
https://www.bostonglobe.com/2020/01/16/metro/great-brinks-robbery-70-year-old-question-what-happened-money/
https://www.bostonglobe.com/2020/01/16/metro/great-brinks-robbery-70-year-old-question-what-happened-money/
https://www.boston25news.com/news/local/crime-century-70-years-since-great-brinks-robbery/XBVGXARG3NEF3LSB2GKZ5BRXBY/
https://www.history.co.uk/this-day-in-history/17-january/the-daring-great-brinks-robbery-is-carried-out-in-boston

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