“If you know the enemy and know yourself, you need not fear the result of a hundred battles. If you know yourself but not the enemy, for every victory gained you will also suffer a defeat. If you know neither the enemy nor yourself, you will succumb in every battle.”
Source – Goodread
First Thing First!
Before stealing anything, we always make sure that who we are going to pickpocket, right?
so, the question is,
How to find the perfect target for the action. See, this will be the first step and you can say the foundation of any successful pickpocketing is marking the right target.
So how to do that?
Marking the perfect TARGET is very important
A person you are targeting must be not any highlighted person. Targeting any person who stands out in the crowd can be dangerous for you. Make sure that your target is not any popular person or celeb.
A person with normal clothes and minimum attention would be great for pickpocketing.
Distraction is the key
Distraction is the best friend for any pickpocketer. Learn how to distract any victim so that you can pickpocket easily. Before distraction, there is a thing that you must know and that is the pocketing in which victim kept wallet.
Tricks you can use to know where victim kept wallet
- Attention Pickpocket are everywhere!
Whenever people sees any pickpocket warning sign in the mall, subway,public place, they do check their wallet to ensure that you still have it. That is what pro pickpockets do to learn the location of wallet.
2. Someone stole my wallet!
generally, the helping hand of any pickpocket distracts public by pretending that she has been robbed. and same people do check their wallet too.
Read these references and learn more about pickpocketing.