A medical bag containing drugs was taken from staff in Edinburgh on Saturday night.
A man has been charged after tomato ketchup was allegedly used to con and steal from elderly people.
Meticulous research and the use of extreme violence by the lone raider suggest the thief has military training.
Drivers with remote locking vehicles are being advised to manually check their cars are locked before leaving them.
The thieves took his £25,000 Rolex watch after hitting his car near a tube station in London.
Kent police have appealed for help in tracking down the those responsible to mete out some poetic justice.
Ammunition, viagra pills and dozens of bayonets were among items stolen from the Ministry of Defence over the last seven years.