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What We Can Do About Racial Profiling in Retail Stores

What We Can Do About Racial Profiling in Retail Stores

There have been news stories and lawsuits recently focusing attention on long-simmering complaints about the treatment of minorities by large retailers (see: Giant Tiger; Ferragamo). What can organizations do to avoid claims of racial profiling in retail stores?

To start, retailers should have clearly defined and articulated policies against racial profiling   Read More


Fleeing Shoplift Suspect Shot by Police

Fleeing Shoplift Suspect Shot by Police

Pendleton, Oregon, police reported an officer shot a theft suspect Wednesday night near Walmart after he fled a confrontation. Pendleton Police Chief Stuart Roberts said an ambulance took the male victim to St. Anthony Hospital, Pendleton, where he underwent surgery and was flown to Oregon Health & Science University, Portland,   Read More