TORONTO, Ontario—From lingerie to foot cream, these thieves were after it all. The breakup of a wide-reaching Canadian shoplifting ring is reportedly one of North America’s biggest loss-prevention recovery investigations.
BLOOMINGTON, Minn.—The largest shopping mall and entertainment complex in the United States has tightened security in the wake of an al-Shabab attack that began Sept. 21 on an upscale shopping mall in Nairobi, Kenya, that killed at least 67 people.
DALLAS—Organized crime rings filtering money to Hezbollah, cargo theft expected to rise due to the widening of the Panama Canal and the dredging of the Houston port, pharmacy robbers mimicking successful rooftop jewelry store heists, copper theft from cell towers—James Hu
TALLAHASSEE, Fla.—The Florida Retail Federation is honoring an officer for taking aim at organized retail theft. The group has named Broward County Sheriff’s Sgt. Richard Rossman as its Law Enforcement Officer of the Year.
NEWPORT NEWS, Va.—Randy Johnson and Marsha Bowman deal with organized retail crime every day. Johnson has stores in the hottest ORC spots in the country. Bowman’s stores are targeted for some of the most coveted ORC products.