In Lupin III, Arsène Lupin III is widely acknowledged by law agencies across the planet as the world’s best thief. While Lupin comes across as goofy, he also possesses a brilliant imagination, which he uses to mastermind ambitious heists as well as to foil more violent criminals.
Carmen Sandiego is a world-class cat thief and head of the criminal organization VILE. She’s able to elude the ACME detective agency as they chase her all over the globe, and teach kids some geography along the way. Unfortunately she rarely stays in San Diego — that would make things too obvious.
In the Dark Knight Rises, Selina Kyle (Anne Hathaway) is a cat burglar who’s cunning enough to steal from Batman. Here you can dress in the Catwoman guise or go more low key for the getaway.