Hendrik Raven reacts as a baboon jumps towards him after raiding his car taking food stuff near Cape Point on the outskirts of Cape Town, South Africa, Wednesday, Oct 19, 2011. A number of workers are employed as baboon monitors to prevent baboons raiding cars, houses, dust bin's. The baboon monitors spend their days following baboon troops across the Cape Peninsula to insure they do not miss behave. (AP Photo/Schalk van Zuydam)
Baboons have been known to terrorize travelers across Africa by looting cars, stealing food and snatching bags.