Ajman Police arrested two persons of Asian nationality in less than 48 hours of an attempt to rob an ATM in the emirate.
Over the past year, the machines have sprung up across the United States due to the frenzy surrounding crypto trading that sent bitcoin prices over $58,000.
Apparently, the defendant attempted to steal the entire ATM machine using an electric drill, and cable-cutting machine in order to detach the ATM and take it along.
Sharjah Islamic Bank (SIB) recently signed an agreement with CNS Middle East and global company Diebold Nixdorf, to enhance customer experience by introducing more cutting edge technology application and self-service functionalities in the bank.
The details of the case date back to last March, when a salesman alerted the police about a robbery at his workplace.
The Dubai Criminal Court has sentenced a gang of three Asians to one year in jail to be followed by deportation after they were convicted of attempting to rob an ATM inside a store.
The UAE scored 72.1 points on the general index of classification, outperforming Switzerland, Finland, the United Kingdom, China, Sweden, Denmark and the Netherlands.
A special squad of the Sangli Police is hot on the trails of a gang of thieves, which used a stolen JCB to bulldoze an ATM machine, but suddenly fled without grabbing the Rs2.7m stored in it, an official said on Tuesday.