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LPM Insider Survey: Was Shoplifter Apprehension a Legal Detainment or Excessive Force?

Shoplifting & Organized Retail Crime

LPM Insider Survey: Was Shoplifter Apprehension a Legal Detainment or Excessive Force?

As reported recently in the LPM Insider’s Breaking News, a widely circulated online video has fueled debate over whether a loss prevention associate used excessive force in an encounter with a 16-year-old girl accused of shoplifting.

According to a police report, the loss prevention representative approached two female teenagers as they attempted