Crime

Videos

The Business of Crime
9:24

The Freemason and The Mafia

VWN explore the alleged links between Italian Mafia groups and the Freemason - a connection that has a long, if not always entirely clear cut, history.
The Big Steal
8:06

The Commonwealth Games Scam

This is the story of how India’s officials set up a maze of scams at one of the biggest sporting events in the world.
The War On Drugs
9:58

How Speed is Fuelling Wars in The Middle East

The Syrian government have become some of the world’s biggest amphetamine dealers – flooding the Middle East with the drug Captagon to finance their war machine.
Violation
11:48

Sex Abuse in the Korean Military

South Korea’s military is considered one of its most male-dominant institutions. In 2021, a female soldier committed suicide after being repeatedly sexually assaulted.
CRIMEWAVE
9:48

The Most Dangerous City in Europe?

In Marseille, violence between drug gangs fighting for territory has spiralled out of control. VICE meets the criminals behind these wars and the victims.
The Big Steal
8:41

Undoing of Bo Xilai

The murder of a business associate marked the beginning of the end of Bo Xilai, who at the height of his power in China’s political establishment, was considered a rival to no-less than Xi Jinping, the current President of China.
FAKES, FRAUDS & SCAMMERS
13:50

Bringing Down the Revenge Porn King

When James McGibney discovered the ‘king of revenge porn’, Hunter Moore, he instantly hated him. With help from Anonymous, James took down the Internet’s most hated man.
The Business of Crime
7:21

The Cults Buying Up Towns

We look at the rich tradition of cults buying up land across the world – the occasional successes and the many, often bizarre, dangerous and sometimes fatal, failures.
The Big Steal
7:44

How Suharto Stole Billions from Indonesia

Indonesian President, Suharto, ruled Indonesia for over three decades, and allegedly amassed the largest ill-gotten fortune in all of Asia. A $35 billion theft, most of which was never recovered continues to haunt Indonesians till this day.
The Business of Crime
7:49

How Criminals Fake Their Own Death

We look at the mechanics of faking your own death, its long, strange history, and how it remains an appealing tactic of criminals across the world.
FAKES, FRAUDS & SCAMMERS
5:35

Stealing 7 Tons of Gold: The Gentleman Conman

“Stealing from the ultra-rich is not a sin,” says the infamous thief Vincenzo Pipino who stole gold, art and jewels worth millions and shared his profits with the poor.
Trouble in Paradise
19:45

Opioid Trouble in Himachal Pradesh

India’s northernmost state Himachal Pradesh is in the grips of a heroin crisis, as collateral damage of border state Punjab’s War on Drugs against the alleged Pakistan funded Narco Terrorism.
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