Organized Retail Crime Holiday Task Force Arrested More Than 300 People

The Knox County (Tennessee) Sheriff’s Office released its final statistics Tuesday regarding its Organized Retail Crime Holiday Task Force and what success it had in stopping alleged thieves during the holiday shopping season. According to KCSO, its task force recovered around $170,000 in stolen property and arrested 325 people.

The task force operated from November 13 through December 22 with around 20-25 officers participating, KCSO said. Some officers with the task force also assisted in the search for both Jack Harrison and Stefanie Johnson, two separate missing person cases around the holiday season. Both Harrison’s and Johnson’s bodies were later recovered by authorities… WATE6 News

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