Possibly, you might have seen in movies how authorities never negotiate with criminals. But the reality is that criminals do get ransoms. One of the business criminals can do best involves kidnapping people and demanding for huge ransoms. This business is also extremely risky. And in most cases, these criminals target extremely rich people who never care about losing a few millions.
Such rich people include wealthy businesspersons and oil rankers. In most cases, the ransoms don’t represent any huge damage to them. A large number of such cases happened in the 1970s particularly in Argentina. The following are some of the most expensive ransoms ever paid: