In the United States, Flag Day is celebrated on June 14. It commemorates the adoption of the flag of the United States, which happened on June 14th in 1777, by resolution of the Second Continental Congress. The United States Army also celebrates the Army Birthday on this date; Congress adopted
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From data security breaches at The Home Depot, TJX, and Target to the hack of over a million images on SnapChat, to the famous, or infamous, cheating website Ashley Madison—almost every industry has been targeted for information theft, from retail and insurance to entertainment and government. Everyone is a target,
To those not in the retail loss prevention industry, the image of a shoplifter may evoke images of kids swiping a pack of bubble gum, or a teenager just swiping stuff for kicks… most likely a one-time thing. Those outside of this industry may be unaware of the depth of
Illinois Alderman Lynne M. Johnson has now been charged with felony burglary for allegedly stealing $55.21 worth of merchandise from a Meijer store according to a statement from the DuPage County state’s attorney’s office. She had initially been charged with misdemeanor retail theft.
You may remember the story. On January 31st
As loss prevention and civil authorities look for new, and better ways to ward off the ever increasing number of drones zipping around our skies, it may be that the Dutch National Police may have come up with something a little unconventional in retail technology trends… the majestic bald eagle.
Gator wasn’t on the menu but one did make an appearance inside a Wendy’s in Florida. And it wasn’t by choice. A Jupiter man threw it through the restaurant’s drive-thru window, according to a Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission incident report. FWC officials say 23-year-old Joshua James pulled
Aurora (Illinois) alderman Lynne Johnson has been arrested and charged with retail shoplifting again, according to police records. Johnson, the 10th Ward alderman, was arrested Sunday evening at a Meijer store in her ward for shoplifting, according to an arrest report. She was charged with a misdemeanor.
Sunday evening, a plainclothes
Scott Hurst, 30, of Caseyville, Illinois, is looking for a job after he was allowed to resign as a JCPenney store loss prevention associate. He is also a volunteer firefighter and a member of the Army National Guard, and according to Hurst, was given an opportunity to resign before being
After being convicted of beating her strip club co-worker with a stiletto shoe, a South Carolina woman has been arrested after she bit off the finger of a loss prevention officer who was trying to apprehend her for shoplifting various merchandise.
The feisty woman, who was convicted last year of walloping
As retail experts take a look at Amazon’s record-breaking 2015 holiday season, the question needs to be asked: can the 20th century retail model of big stores packed with boatloads of merchandise coexist with today’s growing digital world of e-commerce retail?
Michael Lasser, a retail analyst with UBS said that “Although