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Shoplifting Blitz Nets 12 Arrests

A dozen people were accused of stealing close to $1,000 worth of goods from the Walmart Supercenter, in Niagara Falls, New York, during a...
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Couple Arrested for 21 Thefts

A man and woman who police believe are responsible for 21 thefts of Valley Ulta, Sephora, and TJ Maxx stores have been arrested.Court records...

Schemer Gets 8 years in Prison for Role in $2.2M Credit Card Theft Ring

A 29-year-old man has been sentenced to eight years in federal prison for his role in an international multi-million dollar credit fraud and money...

Confronting Armed Customers Becomes the Toughest Task in Retail

At Walmart Inc. and Kroger Co. stores, new policies that call for dissuading customers from carrying unconcealed firearms have thrust 2 million employees onto...

The Latest Brand to Look to Flea Markets in Counterfeit Case

Michael Kors is going after counterfeits – but instead of looking to the web, the fashion brand is taking on a notorious flea market....

Shoplifting Turns into Officer Involved Shooting

The Muskogee Police Department in Oklahoma says three officers were involved in a shooting with a suspected shoplifter Wednesday night. Around 9 PM, officers...

Police Sergeant Arrested After Allegedly Shoplifting

An off-duty NYPD sergeant was arrested on Tuesday after being caught allegedly trying to shoplift clothing from a Macy’s, police said.Sergeant Eva Pena, from...

Good Samaritan Bought 100 Generators to Help the Bahamas; They’re Being Delivered by Boat

A man walked into a Costco in Florida and left with 100 generators, all of which are heading to The Bahamas. His receipt read...

Prosecutors Want to Treat Shoplifters Like Burglars; Will the Supreme Court Let Them?

Abbie Leann Welch walked into a Walmart during business hours and out again with a purse stuffed full of stolen clothes. Her lawyer says...

Voice Mimicking Software Used in $240K Theft

Voice mimicking software imitated a company executive’s speech and tricked an employee into sending hundreds of thousands of dollars to a secret account, The...

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