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SAPD busts fencing ring, cracks down on stolen goods merchants

SAN ANTONIO — San Antonio police busted a fencing operation moving $50,000 in stolen goods. Officers said the merchandise was likely exchanged at a Mexican restaurant. On Thursday afternoon, detectives walked Noemi Lopez-Padilla out of their Prue Road Substation. Lopez-Padilla, the co-owner of...
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13 INDICTED IN $100,000 SOUTH JERSEY SHOPLIFTING RING

GALLOWAY TOWNSHIP, NJ — A total of 13 people are accused of taking part in a shoplifting ring that operated in southern New Jersey, netting more than $100,000 worth of clothing items. Police say the ringleaders were Alicia Blackburne, 27, and...
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Quincy man charged under new retail crime law

BOSTON  — Prosecutors say a Quincy man may have made Massachusetts criminal law history when he became one of the first people charged under a new state law targeting organized retail crime. Prosecutors say Feng Deng, 71, was one of three...
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The Cost of Serial Shoplifters

COLORADO SPRINGS, CO  — Twenty million dollars is how much money retailers in Colorado Springs lose to serial shoplifters every year. Why should you care? Because you’re paying for it. “It’s an epidemic here in Colorado Springs,” says Det. Judd Tyson....
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