Ferguson Residents Protect Stores from Looters During Police Standoff

Max Read · 08/16/14 02:47AM

Protesters in Ferguson, Mo. stood their ground against both police and looters Friday night, refusing to disperse despite orders and attempting to protect local businesses from what the Washington Post's Wesley Lowery—who took the above photo, of a local resident standing guard—described as "drunk kid" looters.

Scotland Yard Arrested a 70-Year-Old for Looting

Jeff Neumann · 08/22/11 07:31AM

Scotland Yard said a 70-year-old man was the oldest person arrested during riots there. He was busted "in connection with theft from a shop in West Ealing. He was cautioned." Being London's Oldest Looter is quite an honor. [Independent]