31/12/2014 12:06 GMT | Updated 31/12/2014 12:59 GMT

Smooth Criminals: 5 Of The Dumbest Crimes Of 2014

Super villains bent on world domination these people are not.

From purse snatching in broad daylight and crowded areas to being trapped on the bus you just tried to thieve from, these are five of the worst, and by worst we mean dumbest, criminals of 2014.