Shoplifting & Organized Retail Crime

South Carolina Shoplifter Bites Off Loss Prevention Officer’s Finger

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...

Partnering with Law Enforcement to Combat Organized Retail Crime

While some of the tools of organized retail crime and methods of operation continue to evolve with the changes in technology and dynamics of...

Coventry Police Continue to Tackle Organized Retail Theft

The Coventry division of the West Midlands Police force has revealed in a recent press release that their efforts to halt the spread of...

LAAORCA: Taking a Bite Out of Organized Retail Crime

LAAORCA, the Los Angeles Area Organized Retail Crime Association, is still active and growing as a law enforcement-retail loss prevention partnership in the Los...

Along with Holiday Shoplifting Thefts, Organized Retail Crime Rings Also Increase

After more than $50,000 worth of shoplifted merchandise vanished from store shelves, Central Florida supermarkets were left to wonder how that shoplifting loss could...

Tucson TV News Anchor Reflects on How a Shoplifting Charge Changed Her Life

On February 11, 2012, officers of the Tucson Police Department cited former Tucson KVOA news anchor Martha Vazquez on a shoplifting charge. According to...

Organized Retail Crime: Executing the ORC Strategy

Organized retail crime remains an ongoing challenge for loss prevention programs across the country. The following article serves as Part 2 of a two-part...

Setting the Stage for an Organized Retail Crime Strategy

Editor's Note: Organized retail crime remains an ongoing challenge for loss prevention programs across the country. The following article serves as Part 1 of...

Organized Retail Crime: Overcoming Public Misperceptions

Editor’s Note: As 2015 draws to a close, LP Magazine is taking a look back at some of its top articles from the past...

Chinatown Shops Allegedly Involved in Organized Retail Crime Operation

Following a 10-month investigation by Boston police, three employees of My-Tan Fashion and Super 99 Cents Plus, discount household goods and clothing stores in...

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