Monday, September 30, 2013
TV News Crews target in SF
TV crews haven't been the only victims - still photographers have had cameras and lenses stolen, and print reporters have had laptops and briefcases stolen while the reporters were using them in their cars.
Violence against journalists seems to be on the rise internationally, but in most cases its due more to opposition to their coverage than opportunities for theft.
Source - San Francisco Bay Area TV news crews hit by spate of brazen robberies, the Guardian