Danger in Numbers—Makeshift
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What some have called a “virtual criminal flash mob” signals a new era for cops and robbers

— Danger in Numbers

07. Crowds Dispatches
Imagine a massive bank heist. Ski masks, assault rifles, getaway cars, hi-tech tools, maybe a good thumping to elicit a vault combination. Is that what you are picturing?

If so, forget this image. A unique combination of cyber sophistication and low-tech cash grabbing created a formula that worried officials are calling an “Unlimited Operation”—a new form of group theft designed to extract millions in minutes sans shoot-em-ups.

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Artist Xander Ferreira plays with his image to influence the masses

— Grand Gazelle

07. Crowds Dispatches