SNEAKY thieves are stealing wallets, phones and iPods from unsuspecting victims at beaches around the world - especially ones that are frequented by cruise passengers who stop in port for the day.
Many times thieves specifically target swimmers and surfers as they left their car keys wrapped in towels on beaches.
Typically these crimes do not include the threat of violence and are mainly "opportunistic" with thieves targeting people when their guard is down.
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