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Grocery Stores Add Extra Security during Coronavirus Outbreak

Grocery stores are bringing on additional off-duty police officers and private security guards to help manage crowded aisles, long lines and jammed parking lots...

Employee Accused of Stealing Thousands via Gift Cards

An employee of the Urbana (Illinois) Walmart has been charged with felony theft for allegedly stealing thousands of dollars worth of gift cards from...
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15K Stores Could Permanently Close in 2020

More than 15,000 stores could shutter in 2020, far surpassing 2019's record 9,548 closures, according to an emailed report from Coresight Research. Coresight analysts also...

Woman, 60, Has Head-On Crash with Police Officer after Shoplifting Chase

A 60-year-old woman has been jailed for allegedly ramming her car head-on into an officer's vehicle after a shoplifting incident and police chase. During...

Couple Arrested after Shoplifting More Than $600 Worth of Merchandise

A Polk (Florida) couple were arrested after shoplifting hundreds of dollars’ worth of items from a Walmart store in Mulberry on Monday, according to...
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‘Knucklehead’ Charged with Terroristic Threats for Allegedly Coughing on Grocery Clerk

A New Jersey man was charged with harassment and making terroristic threats after allegedly purposely coughing on a Wegmans grocery store employee and saying...

Employee Charged with Taking Photos of Customers’ Credit Cards

Fayetteville (North Carolina) Police Department detectives are searching for victims of identity theft connected to a Taco Bell. According to a news release, Fayetteville investigators...

Alert Shoppers; Employees Help Cops Bust Three Shoplifting Suspects

Stuart (Florida) police said alert Walmart shoppers and store employees helped authorities arrest three suspects who fled the scene after shoplifting from the store. On...

Subject Threatened to Stab State Troopers after Shoplifting Arrest

A Jeannette (Pennsylvania) man angry after his arrest for shoplifting at a Walmart on Sunday threatened to stab police with a pen before troopers...

Thieves Posing as Company Executives Scam Retail Cashiers

A team of counterfeiters from North Carolina is accused of scamming hundreds of Walmart stores in dozens of states by claiming to be company...

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