Tag: shoplifter


Trio Arrested for $16M Recycling Fraud

Trio Arrested for $16M Recycling Fraud

Authorities say two Arizona men have been arrested in connection with defrauding a California fund designed to encourage recycling of more than $16 million. Investigators spent five months looking into Bustillos Trucking for potentially bringing in out-of-state beverage containers to take advantage of the state’s California Refund Value program.

In California,   Read More


Shoplifting Suspect Shot and Killed

Shoplifting Suspect Shot and Killed

A security officer in Hollywood, California, shot and killed a suspected shoplifter at a Walgreens drug store Sunday night, police announced. The deadly incident happened at 8:10 p.m. at the the Walgreens at Sunset Boulevard and Vine Street, according to Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) Officer D. Orris.

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Operation ‘In Our Sites’ Shut Down over 1M Counterfeit Goods Websites

Operation ‘In Our Sites’ Shut Down over 1M Counterfeit Goods Websites

Over 1 million copyright-infringing website domain names selling counterfeit fake goods were criminally and civilly seized within the past year through the combined efforts of law-enforcement agencies across the world, high-profile industry representatives, and anti-counterfeiting associations. The ongoing intellectual property enforcement initiative targeting fake websites, dubbed ‘Operation In Our Sites,’   Read More


LP Associate Dragged by Fleeing Suspect

LP Associate Dragged by Fleeing Suspect

A department store loss prevention associate in Pennsylvania was dragged by a getaway vehicle Sunday while trying to stop a shoplifter, authorities said. The alleged thief and accomplice got away but state police later arrested them hiding in one suspect’s home.

Jailed in the Butler County Prison on robbery and other   Read More