To most security professionals, credit card thieves are invisible, mysterious, nefarious beings—rarely seen and never comprehended.
Bob Arno, an international criminologist, and white-hat pickpocket, has hunted pickpockets and identity thieves in the wild since 1994. From infiltrating criminal gangs of credit card thieves around the world, Bob Arno reveals the hearts, souls, and faces of men, women, and children who make their living by taking the money and property of others. Bob’s backdoor perspective will give you the thief’s-eye version of thievery, connery, scamdom, and swindlehood.
Bob has been profiled on most major news-programs and featured many times on ABC 20/20, NBC Dateline, CNN and FOX and Friends. National Geographic made "Pickpocket King," a documentary about Bob Arno has over ten million viewers. An expert in recognizing criminal body language, micro-expressions, telltale behavior, props, and methodology, Bob’s own legendary skills in thievery make him a danger to anyone in the vicinity.