MSNBC Live with Thomas Roberts 08/06/13

Former jewel thief to be made honorary cop

Lloyds of London on Tuesday announced a $1.3 million reward for information leading to the arrest of a brazen armed gunman, who on July 28th held up three security guards, a manager, and two jewelers, to walk off with $136 million worth of jewels from the Carlton Hotel in Cannes. Larry Lawton, creator “The Reality Check Program,” served over ten years behind bars for a $15 million robbery. Now he’s about to be sworn in as an honorary cop. Lawton and St. Louis Police Chief Mike Force join MSNBC’s Thomas Roberts to discuss his transformation. ... more Duration: {{video.duration.momentjs}}