|The Securitas depot robbery was the largest cash robbery in British history. It took place on the evening of 21 February 2006 from 18:30 GMT until the early hours of 22 February 2006. |
Several men abducted and threatened the family of the manager, tied up fourteen staff members and stole £53,116,760.
By 9 March police had recovered £19.7m as a result of various raids and searches. The rest remains unaccounted for.
|The gang left almost £154m behind as they could not fit any more into their truck. |
On 28 January 2008, the jury returned guilty verdicts on Stuart Royle, Jetmir Bucpapa, Roger Coutts, Lea Rusha and Emir Hysenaj. Seven men would be charged.