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Burglary and Arson of Tecumseh Coins
Posted on Tuesday April 16, 2019

Investigators with the Tecumseh, MI police department are investigating the burglary and arson of Tecumseh Coins which occurred during the early morning hours of April 8, 2018. An Unknown number of suspects entered the building and cut open five safes with an unknown type of cutting torch.



The suspects removed a large inventory of coins from the safes.

Partial listing of stolen ...

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2019 U.S. Postal Service Rate Increase
Posted on Thursday October 11, 2018

The United States Postal Service filed notice with the Postal Regulatory Commission (PRC)  of price changes to take effect Jan. 27, 2019.

The proposed prices, approved by the Governors of the Postal Service, would raise Mailing Services product prices approximately 2.5 percent. Shipping Services price increases vary by product. For example, Priority Mail Express will increase 3.9 percent and Priority Mail will ...

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**Business Alert**
Posted on Wednesday October 03, 2018

Tonight, we received a Chinese training note. These are designed to look like US currency to train new bank tellers in China who will be dealing with international transactions. 

Please see the attached photograph for further ...

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Stolen Coin Alert
Posted on Wednesday September 26, 2018

Fred Beihl, Rare Coins, Auctioneer & Appraiser
46 W. Pennsylvania Ave.
Stewartstown, PA. 17363

25 September 2018
Hello everyone, I did not think anything was stolen today, until I closed up for the night. At least three deceptive Counterfeit gold and silver coins were stolen. These could come your way- Beware- they are counterfeits used at the ...

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THIEFT SUSPECT Exit video from Beihl, Rare Coins
Posted on Wednesday September 26, 2018

Date: Wed, Sep 26, 2018 at 1:24 AM
Subject: SUSPECT Exit video from Beihl, Rare Coins

Link below from my video security camera. Click on video. You may call me Fred Beihl if you are unsure or have any questions: 717-993-3163


From Fred Beihl, Rare Coins, Auctioneer,
Suspect Report and Video attached:
This happened ...

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NEWPORT BEACH, Calif., Sept. 18, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Collectors Universe, Inc. (NASDAQ: CLCT), a leading provider of value-added authentication and grading services to dealers and collectors of high-value collectibles, announced the termination of David G. Hall’s employment as the Company’s President and Chief Operating Officer, effective as of the close of business on September 18, 2018.

Joseph ...

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The 1882-CC $20 LIB GOLD TYPE 3 PCGS XF-40 has been recovered. A dealer in Memphis, TN  called after seeing the alert and advised that he had bought the coin several days prior and still had the coin in his possession. 


Local authorities and the USPS are conducting an investigation. The dealer was able to obtain identifying information on the individual who sold him the ...

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During the Catonsville Coin Club Coin Show on August 5, 2018 Mr. Jim Hirtle of Chesapeake Coin Company had a binder stolen from his table.  The binder contained a large quantity of Barber, Standing and Washington silver quarters, Walking halves and Kennedy halves and state quarters.  Please be on the look out for someone trying to sell large quantities of coins that fit this description.  If you have ...

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Investigating Theft of Gold Coins
Posted on Thursday July 26, 2018

The Augusta County Sheriff’s Office is attempting to identify 3 females regarding the theft of gold coins.

On July 19th, 2018, at approximately 1200 PM, three females entered B&J Coins in Verona, VA. The females looked at and expressed interest in purchasing several items, including jewelry and gold coins but didn’t have enough money to complete the purchase. It is believed that the three worked ...

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RARCOA set to acquire Standard Numismatics
Posted on Tuesday July 03, 2018

RARCOA set to acquire Standard Numismatics in Q4 2018

● Acquisition of Standard Numismatics will bolster RARCOA’s long-standing reputation as a worldwide leader in rare coin trading
● Brett Charville to be named President of RARCOA

RARCOA - Rare Coin Company of America, an industry leading rare coin trading firm, announced today it has agreed to acquire Chicago, Illinois-based Standard ...

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Posted on Tuesday June 05, 2018

There is someone named Rezwan who is contacting IBNS, International Bank Note Society, members via an email appearing to come from the president of the IBNS, Dennis Lutz. In the email that looks to be from Mr. Lutz he asks for your help with a visa for this guy and to send money, this person has also called my office and another NC IBNS member at his ...

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Suspect Alert
Posted on Tuesday June 05, 2018

Suspect that is believed to have taken a Morgan CC dollar at the Baltimore Stamp & Coin Show, on June 2nd 2018.  I have sent copies of the Numismatic Crime Information Center (NCIC)

report the security guard filled out, still pictures, and the security video to those involved to file the formal report with the Cockeysville Police ...

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The subjects pictured comitted an armed robbery at Fort Worth Coin Company Fort Worth, Texas. One black male entered the shop with items to sell. He then went back outside and re-entered the store with another black male who had guns stuffed in his waistband.





Stolen Coins:

American Gold Eagle 1oz 3
2018 American Gold Eagle 1oz 2
American Gold ...

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Greg Weinman, Senior Legal Counsel at the United States Mint, will present a lecture focusing on the litigation involved with the 1933 Double Eagle Coins. His presentation will occur both at the Pennsylvania Association if Numismatists Spring Dinner at the LeMont Restaurant, Pittsburgh, PA at 7:30pm on ...

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$1000 Reward offered for stolen items
Posted on Sunday April 08, 2018

The following items were stolen while in the possession of the Untied States Postal Service. I believe while in California. Either Studio City or Van Nuys. Someone filled the package with weights to cover it up and left only a few items in the package, the rest was stolen.

$1000 reward to someone who can help me catch this person/persons. 


List of items stolen:

Engelhard 5 oz items ...

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