back to article Sydney coppers clobber cabbie carder crims

Sydney police have swooped on a fraud ring that implanted skimmers into taxis to clone customers' credit cards. Police on July 1 arrested four men involved in the ring including a 29 year-old taxi driver at Chullora, nabbed a fifth chap later that day, and raided a Sydney CBD unit where 800 credit cards, a laptop and cloning …

  1. Khaptain Silver badge

    >In August last year, NSW Police busted a Romanian carder ring which had used a 3D printer to produce skimmers subsequently installed across Sydney ATMs. ®

    So how long before 3D printers get banned.....

    As for the the alliteration, an alternative would have been to replace Sydney with Cobbers

    Cobbers clobber cabbie carder crims....

  2. Sanctimonious Prick

    Where there's a will...

    There's a way.


    I love technology.

    And some people love playing with spiders.

  3. Anonymous Coward
    Anonymous Coward

    Around here...

    ... you already know you are being robbed the moment the taximeter is running... credit card or not.

  4. Anonymous Coward
    Anonymous Coward

    Strike Force Hereford 2

    That name sounds like straight out of a video game. I hope they dress in black balaclavas and stuff, to look the part.

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