Last weekend a casino in Basel, Schweiz was robbed. Around 10 armed men broke in through the entrance door, dragged guns and fired a warning shot before demanding everyone to lay down on the floor while they went through their handbags and pockets taking everything of value. The robbers failed with getting in to the bank valve, though, they still managed to get away with quite a lot of money. So f[...] Read more » Casino in Schweiz robbed!
Casinos are likely going to have to increase security with things the way they are now. But that will affect everyone adversely, with the cost and inconvenience being placed on the casinos average patron.
Joined: Feb '10
Age: 37 (M)
Its like an everyday crime now that someone robs a casino. I know that in Estonia it has happened more than few times alsol, but the amounts being robbed are totally different. If it was only slot machines casinos that were robbed I relly would not gaf , but if there were poker tables aswell, then I do hope they will catch those robbers!
Joined: Oct '09
Age: 59 (M)
This is only going to get worse. In Belgium gangs are starting to rob supermarkets with Kalashnikovs. Crazy! and there is so much money up for grabs in the casinos, security will be beefed up aal over the world, i'm sure.
Joined: Sep '09
Age: 39 (M)
I agree on don't having pity for the casinos. They don't have pity for you when you lost a fortune there. I just don't know how can these guys rob a casino and get away with all that security. Maybe an inside job?