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March 27, 2020

  • '2019's Top 10' ORC Cases Countdown - #6 (from Nov. 4, 2019): Gilbert, AZ: Arizona couple busted in $2.7 million stolen beauty products operation

  • San Leandro, CA: East Bay police can energy-drink robbery suspect who claimed to have coronavirus

  • Fresno, CA: Detectives seeking to identify ID theft suspects who bought thousands in merchandise

March 26, 2020

  • '2019's Top 10' ORC Cases Countdown - #7 (from April 3, 2019): Los Angeles, CA: YouTuber Jeffree Star reveals $2.5M in makeup was stolen from his beauty brand's warehouse by 'black market sellers'

  • Moultrie, GA: Suspect charged in Walgreens Armed Robbery; stole over 100 oxycodone pills

  • Warren County, NY: Warrensburg man charged with theft of electronics

  • Suffolk County, NY: Woman Accused Of Using Five Counterfeit $100 Bills At Long Island Target

  • University Heights, OH: Cleveland woman nabbed for stealing nearly $1,000 worth of Target goods

  • Beachwood, OH: Two men arrested for $620 Dillard's merchandise theft at Beachwood Place Mall

  • New York State Police Investigate Another Theft from Westover Home Depot

March 25, 2020

  • '2019's Top 10' ORC Cases Countdown - #8 (from May 8, 2019): Polk County, FL: Retail theft suspects stole over $2 million in products across Florida, and shipped it to Cuba

  • American Fork, UT: Officials believe they've put a lid on $25,000 Home Depot trash can case

  • Urbana, IL: Walmart employee accused of stealing $16,000 via gift cards

  • Thousands of dollars of stolen Walmart merchandise recovered, 3 Arrested

  • Polk County, FL: Couple accused of shoplifting $600 worth of items at Mulberry Walmart

March 24, 2020

  • '2019's Top 10' ORC Cases Countdown - #9 (from May 10, 2019): Torrance, CA: Police arrest 4, recover $2 to $3 Million in stolen goods involving 'Sophisticated Retail Theft Ring'

  • Providence, RI: 3 steal $15,000 of sporting goods from Champs Sports inside Providence Place Mall; store closed over virus

  • San Francisco, CA: Coronavirus: Video Shows Couple Looting Walgreens as Lockdown Continues

  • Fresno County, CA: 3 arrested on suspicion of looting Walgreens and Save Mart amid coronavirus outbreak

  • Vacaville, CA: Three arrested for stealing $1,200 worth of items from Big Lots

  • Hamden, CT: Woman Stole $600 Worth Of Perfume from Utla Beauty

  • Hamden, CT: Burlington Coat Shoplifter Assaults Loss Prevention Officer in $300 footwear theft

March 23, 2020

  • '2019's Top 10' ORC Cases Countdown - #10 (from June 7, 2019): Winter Haven, FL: Retail theft suspects stole over $2 million in products across Florida

  • Davie, FL: AT&T Store robbed by 3 Men, $30,000 in merchandise stolen

  • Hilo, HI: 8 suspects arrested in simultaneous Department Store burglary, theft related to COVID-19

  • Albuquerque, NM: Aryan Brotherhood Gang member arrested for shoplifting at Sam's Club

  • Suffolk County, NY: Man Wanted For Stealing $2,600 Worth Of Ink Cartridges from Staples

  • King County, WA: Ulta Beauty bandits stole from two stores in same day, over $1,500 of merchandise stolen

  • Lower Nazareth Township, PA: Target shoplifter leads police on chase; suspected in $700 electronics theft

March 20, 2020

  • The Daily's '2019's Top 10' ORC Cases Countdown - Follow Along Right Here - Starting Monday!

  • Los Angeles, CA: Nationwide Burglary Ring busted; $200K in stolen glasses seized

  • Cumberland County, PA: Police quickly arrested 3 suspects wanted in Verizon Armed Robbery

  • Erie, PA: Millcreek Police Investigate Theft of More than $800 Worth of Formula

  • Middletown, CT: Police foil $25,000 fur coat heist, arrest 2 burglars

  • Foxborough, MA: Police search for man accused of stealing bottles of fragrance

March 19, 2020

  • Santa Clarita, CA: Deputies respond to reports of robbery at Canyon Country Home Depot

  • Walmart Shoplifting Suspect Stuffed 35 Items Inside Box

  • Nags Head, NC: Two wanted for $3,000 Ulta Beauty theft

  • Soldotna, AK: Female shoplifter busted with nearly $500 of merchandise from Sportsman's Warehouse and Safeway

  • Lincoln, NE: Walgreens shoplifter flees with 6 Thermometers valued at over $100

  • Owensboro, KY: Merchandise worth $631 was reported stolen Sunday from Walmart

  • Darien, IL: Repeat Offender arrested on Felony Theft charges at The Home Depot

March 18, 2020

  • North Texas feds say crime ring traveled U.S. to steal retail goods and sell on Amazon

  • Clarksville, TN: Police arrest 5, recover 16 Firearms from failed Gun Store Burglary attempt

  • Staten Island, NY: Man accused of stealing $9,700 in watches from Macy's

  • Shreveport, LA: $300 Meat theft from Walmart triggers felony charges for repeat offender with record since 2002

  • Cedar Rapids, IA: Man tried to steal $4,600 in merchandise from Target, provided fake identification

  • Davie, FL: Two Shoplifter flee Target with $1,400 of electronics merchandise

  • Clarksville, TN: Police want to identify 2 woman caught on video; over $1,000 theft

  • Conneaut Lake, PA: woman to trial for theft of 71 cosmetics items valued at $650 from CVS

  • Laredo, TX: Man accused of stealing $800 worth of shoes from Nike outlet

March 17, 2020

  • Paso Robles, CA: Man starts fire inside Lowe's to distract from theft

  • Knox County, TN: Two arrested after deputies find stolen items, and drugs during search

  • Troy, MI: Man charged in theft from Saks Fifth Ave; $51,000 of Louis Vuitton merchandise

  • Placer County, CA: 3 Modesto men arrested after theft of $5k worth of Home Depot faucets

  • Oswego, IL: Merchandise valued at $2,222 was reported stolen from a store

  • Easton, PA: Robber grabs more than $2,800 in drugs from CVS pharmacy

  • Valencia, CA: Three men arrested for $1,500 theft of clothing at Macy's

  • Butler, PA: Woman Facing Charges After Stealing Nearly $1,300 In Merchandise from Boscov's

March 16, 2020

  • Bryan, TX: Bryan men accused of stealing nearly $1,000 in merchandise & food from Walmart, blame coronavirus

  • Isabella County, MI: Four Teens Have Been Accused of a string of smash and grab AT&T Robberies

  • Airdrie, Alberta, CN: Video shows dramatic smash and grab robbery at Walmart

  • Ellenville, NY: State Police Issue Alert For Area Man Wanted On Grand Larceny Charge; caught on camera exiting with $1,099 of merchandise

March 13, 2020

  • Fremont, CA: $1,5M Fencing Operation busted in the Bay Area yields thousands of stolen laptops, phones

  • Lexington, SC: Serial Shoplifter Sentenced to 8 Years

  • Calcasieu Parish, LA: Woman accused of stealing over $60,000 in merchandise from Moss Bluff business

  • Anne Arundel County, MD: Public Helps Identify Suspects In Tide Pod Thefts

  • West Whiteland Township, PA: Multiple Baby Formula thefts reported at Giant Eagle

  • Haverford Township, PA: 2 Female shoplifter hit Lowe's for $600 in merchandise; fled on foot leaving car behind

  • Alliance, OH: Police use Stun Gun on Shoplifter stealing multiple TV's

  • Atlanta, GA: Repeat shoplifter accused of 9 thefts since November; rap sheet since 2014

March 12, 2020

  • Oklahoma: SB 1689 - ORC bill pending before the state legislature seeks to prevent pawn shops from selling stolen goods

  • Natick, MA: Police searching for three theft suspects at Natick Mall

  • Manteca, CA: Pair Sentenced To Prison For Organized Retail Crime

  • Franklin, TN: Serial shoplifter identified; Cash reward for information on his whereabouts

March 11, 2020

  • Pittsburgh, PA: Theft problem could force Sheraden area Family Dollar to go out of business

  • Update: Kalamazoo, MI: Kay Jewelers robber sentenced to 2 plus years in prison; $300,000 theft

  • North Little Rock, AR: Suspect charged in two polo-shirt heists at Dillard's totaling $5,500

  • Queens, NY: Sticky-fingered thief replaces $11G diamond ring in jewelry store with knockoff

  • Forsyth County, GA: Authorities arrest alleged Walmart shoplifter after chase on Ga. 400 in a U-Haul

March 10, 2020

  • East Baton Rouge, LA: Married couple steals over $1000 worth of beer

  • Chicago, IL: Jewelry store burglarized after thieves cut through drywall inside storefront next door

  • Princeton, KY: Three Facing Various Charges In Princeton, Including Theft and Counterfeit

  • Western U.S. Anti-Organized Crime Conference - Sept. 23, 2020

March 9, 2020

  • Hammond, LA: Suspects sought for $29,000 Ulta Beauty thefts

  • Queensbury, NY: Woman headed to prison for repeated thefts

  • Norwich, CT: Florida woman charged in organized shoplifting scheme

  • Goldsboro, NC: Two accused of stealing $3,700 of merchandise from Dick's Sporting Goods

  • Toledo, OH: $1,600 in merchandise stolen from JCPenney at Franklin Park Mall

  • Valencia, CA: Deputies respond to report of grand theft at Ulta Beauty

  • Colonial Height, VA: Sam's Club shoplifter stole two Security Camera Systems valued at $1,000

  • Williston, VT: $800 Best Buy theft identified

  • Joliet, IL: Several hundred dollars worth Spoils of Copper Wire Stolen From Menards

  • Gallatin, TN: Two female suspect wanted for theft from CVS

March 6, 2020

  • Tampa, FL: Stealing credit cards and stealing gas account for millions in yearly fraud

  • Update: Charleston, SC: Police arrest man suspected of stealing more than $20,000 worth of merchandise from Apple store

  • Traverse City, MI: Hundreds of Stolen Items recovered in Northern Michigan

  • Clarksburg, WV: Lowe's employee accused of stealing $6,000+ worth of merchandise from store, giving half away as Christmas gifts

  • Glen Burnie, MD: Sears shoplifters allegedly assaulted guard who tried stopping them

  • Katy, TX: Thieves Steal 15 Yeti Coolers from Academy Store

  • Williamsburg, KY: Police arrest Illinois woman for $2,600 cellphone theft from Walmart

  • Sahuarita, AZ: The Sahuarita Police Department is looking for two suspects involved in a strong-arm robbery at Walmart

  • Haverford Township, PA: Attempted Theft at Lowe's, suspect attempted to return $500 worth of merchandise that he collected while in the store

  • Grove City, PA: Three women facing charges of $500 theft from 3 Outlet stores

  • Wichita Fall, TX - Woman uses "a stack of" magnets to attempt theft at Walmart

March 5, 2020

  • Dallas,TX: 2 Former Deputies Indicted in Alleged Looting of Tornado-Ravaged Home Depot

  • Richmond, VA: $250,000 of stolen tools recovered; not ORC but truly Organized

  • Laredo, TX: Woman facing charges for stealing 182 Vape Cartridges

  • Navasota , TX: DEA investigating pharmacist; charged with 3rd degree felony theft

  • Ravalli County, MT: Manhunt underway for alleged shoplifter near Corvallis; felony theft, reckless eluding and contempt

  • East Palatka, FL: Putnam County Deputies seeking suspect in Power Tool theft from Ace Hardware

March 4, 2020

  • Texas Man Charged in $1.9M Warranty Fraud Scheme

  • Update: Riverdale, UT: Home Depot files action against fired Employee in case of $300,000 in stolen gift cards

  • Racine County, WI: Man dressed as woman allegedly steals $37K in iPhones, iPads from Burlington Walmart

  • Portland, OR: Man says he stole over $14K from Ulta Beauty stores to support heroin habit

  • York, PA: Police trying to identify thief who stole $700 worth of items from Walmart

  • Knoxville, TN: Knoxville Police investigators are looking for a woman suspect of committing felony theft at the JC Penney

March 3, 2020

  • Lady Lake, FL: Pair arrested in attempted theft of Michael Kors and Gucci merchandise

  • Seattle, WA: Some Seattle merchants see shoplifting on the rise; Stores increase security measures to stem uptick in the crime

  • Gansevoort, NY: New York State Police: Shoplifting case leads to felony charge; over $1,000 theft

  • East Lampeter Township, PA: Man charged with theft of nearly $650 of merchandise from Walmart

  • Newhall, CA: True Value hardware store the victim of a $450 theft

March 2, 2020

  • Update: Truck driver sentenced for $250,000 cargo theft caper involving 900 laptops

  • Manteca, CA: Police snag another suspect in organized retail theft

  • Scottsdale, AZ: Man wanted for $5,000 identity theft at Fashion Square Mall

  • Macon, GA: Man tries to steal almost $100 worth of Tide Pods in Macon Kroger

February 28, 2020

  • Crescent City, CA: Home Depot Employee, Local Contractor Arrested for Burglary, Grand Theft and Conspiracy

  • West Hartford, CT: 20 year employee charged with stealing $179k of jewelry from Lux Bond & Green

  • Boynton Beach, FL: Special Task Force arrest a man wanted for stealing over $10,000 in merchandise during a recent rash of thefts at cellphone stores

  • Colonie, NY: A serial shoplifter linked to a thefts in a number of municipalities was arrested and charged with stealing more than $3,000 worth of over the counter drugs from Shop Rite

  • Dade County, FL; Three female tourist attempt to steal $3,200 of merchandise from Macy's
    Brick, NJ: Home Depot Power Tool Thief arrested with $5,000 of merchandise

  • Palatine, IL: Man arrested at Walmart attempting to steal $619 of merchandise

  • Lady Lake, FL: Hat helps ID suspected shoplifter during return trip to Best Buy

  • Bridgewater, NJ: Target shoplifter fails to scan nearly $400 of merchandise

February 27, 2020

  • Hobart, IN: Five Men accused of shoplifting punched Macy's LP, led police on chase

  • Wyandotte, MI: Accused shoplifter fakes illness to avoid arrest; pulled stunt three times on same day

  • Evansville, IN: Police Officer struggles with a shoplifter in a moving car, man said, 'I'll kill us both'

  • Update: St Louis County, MO: Man arrested after $100,000 worth of rare video games stolen from South County store

  • UK: Blackburn, England: Shoplifter stole 'expensive' Gaviscon to send to parents in Romania

  • Chicago, IL: Three charged with stealing items worth $6000 from Elmhurst Kohl's

February 26, 2020

  • California Fraud Ring Member Gets 4 Yrs. Federal Prison for International Mail & Wire Fraud Conspiracy

  • New York, NY: Burqa-wearing man steals nearly $1 million in jewelry from Piaget in Hudson Yards

  • Alabama man sentenced for stealing 900 ACER Chromebook laptops worth nearly $250,000 from tractor-trailer

  • Nashville, TN: 20+ guns, ammunition stolen during smash-and-grab burglary at Bass Pro Shops

  • Manteca, CA: Four Suspects Arrested For Organized Retail Crime at JC Penney

  • Roseville, MI: $1K Thief chases, strikes Home Depot worker after confrontation

  • New York, NY: Century 21 arrest 4 for theft on $3,200 in merchandise

  • College Station, TX: Man helped steal more than $3,000 in lingerie from Victoria's Secret

  • New York, NY: Target thief flees with a vacuum and other items valued at $600

  • New York, NY: Duane Reade reported the theft by a man of nearly $2,000 in make-up

  • Brunswick Hills, OH: Three women wanted in connection to $1,000 theft at Discount Drug Mart

February 25, 2020

  • Jonesboro, AR: 3 accused of stealing $9,000 in perfume from Ulta

  • Huntington Station, NY: 2 Men Steal Thousands Worth Of iPads & Headphones From Target

  • Marion County, FL Family Dollar shoplifter clogs toilets to distract store workers

  • Oak Creek, WI: Van Loaded With 300 Gallons Stolen Fuel Stopped By Police

  • Exton, PA: Police search for 2 female fragrance thieves hitting Sephora for nearly $600

  • Meridian, MS: 3 Repeat Offenders hit Ulta in a Grab & Run

  • Glen Rock, NJ: CVS Shoplifter arrested with 56 items, valued at $430

February 24, 2020

  • CLEAR February 2020 Newsletter - 11th Annual Training Conference Set for Oct. 26-29 in San Antonio

  • Nationwide Credit Card Fraud Ring - New Orleans Man Pleads Guilty In Nationwide Credit Card Fraud Ring - Faces 25 Yrs Fed. Prison

  • New York, NY: Suspect Steals Nearly 10K Worth of Jeans From Stores in New York

  • Gillette, WY: No Suspects Yet Identified In Early Morning $10K Burglary At AT&T

  • Gary, IN: Five Macy's Shoplifter led Police on highway chase

  • Halfmoon, NY: Three charged in theft scheme targeting Halfmoon,
    Wilton Lowe's stores

  • Lincoln, CA: Police say same man may have stolen more than $2100 of baby formula from Target

February 21, 2020

  • Knox County, TN: Man charged after Knox Co. businesses lose thousands in scam

  • Jeffersonville, IN: Two charged with stealing $10K-plus in merchandise from Kroger

  • Aventura, FL: 2 men sought in string of electronics heists in South Florida

  • Scottsdale, AZ: 3 Men wanted in connection to $10K Jewelry theft

  • Lincoln, CA: Police say same man may have stolen more than $2100 of baby formula from Target store

February 20, 2020

  • East Brunswick, NJ: Kohl's Smash-and-grab shoplifters sought in $157k jewelry theft

  • Fredericksburg, VA: Thieves use stolen cards to make thousands in fraudulent purchases

  • Fairview Heights, IL: 4 women who stole from Macy's, pepper-sprayed store workers

February 19, 2020

  • Update: Santa Ana, CA: Man gets 22 years in prison for $360,000 California, Arizona Verizon Robberies

  • Bucks County, PA: Men smashed into Bensalem store, stole $100K in motor bikes

  • Wauwatosa, WI: Thieves stole $25,000 worth of products from Mayfair, Bayshore Apple Stores in less than 24 hours

  • Wheaton, IL: 3 accused of stealing from stores in DuPage, crashing into Chicago police car

  • Brooklyn, NY: Dollar store employee attacked by battery and teddy bear thieves

  • Lincolnwood, IL: Police report $19,000 worth of wheels and tires stolen from dealership

  • Barstow, CA: Two men identified in the $11,000 Bally's Burglary, high-speed pursuit from Barstow to DTLA

  • Los Banos, CA: Two suspects arrested after J.C. Penney store robbery

  • Tulsa, OK: Four man sought in department store Grab & Run

  • Update: Wife of embezzler in $6M Aspen Skiing Co. scheme blames husband at sentencing; given 90 days in jail

February 18, 2020

  • Denham Springs, LA: Stunned shoppers look on as trio caught on camera walking out of Ulta without paying for merchandise

  • North Olmsted, OH: Alleged shoplifter, getaway driver accused of hitting North Olmsted officer arrested

  • Camden, N.J. Fraud Gang of 10 Charged for $1.5M Fraud Scheme

  • Fishers, IN: Police warning residents of Organized Theft gang operation targeting Hamilton County

  • Madison, WI: Shoplifter threatens Woodman's Grocery employees with knife; cart full of merchandise

  • Macon, GA: Man charged with two Family Dollar burglaries; Deputies say he took a shopping cart full of Laundry Detergent in both burglaries

  • Baton Rouge, LA: Woman used infant to hide stolen items while shoplifting in Old Navy; charged with Organized Retail Theft

February 14, 2020

  • Tampa, FL: Fourth arrest made in diesel fuel theft cases

  • Sioux Falls, SD: 2 charged with $20,000 theft from Verizon store

  • Fairfield, CT: Pair Stole $1,800 In Items From Stop & Shop; associated
    with ORC Ring

  • McLennan County , TX: Former probation officer arrested in multi-county theft ring bust

  • Manteca, CA: 2 Arrested In Connection To Organized Retail Crime Ring In Manteca

  • Los Banos, CA: Repeat JC Penney thieves arrested after $2,400 grab and run theft

February 13, 2020

  • Howell, MI: Man Charged 1st Degree Retail Fraud, Organized Retail Crime and Police Chase Headed To Trial

  • Ocoee, FL: 3 suspects accused of stealing 30 Apple iPhones from Walmart

  • Boise, ID: Two arrested in Boise $11,000 gift card thefts

  • Millburn, NJ: Woman arrested at Saint Laurent at Short Hills attempting a fraudulent purchase of nearly $8,000 in merchandise

  • Queens, NY: Burglars plunder a Walgreens, steal $1,300 in baby formula

  • Wichita Falls, TX: Truck driver jailed for stealing $26,000 worth of cigarettes

February 12, 2020

  • Beaumont, TX: Man guilty of Interstate Transportation of Stolen Goods; $117,000 of Best Buys items from AL and MS

  • Dania Beach, FL: T-Mobile smash-and-grab burglary targeting Apple Watches and iPads

  • Tinley Park, IL: Police say man conspired to steal $35K in iPhones from Best Buy

  • Montgomery, AL: Woman charged after stealing over $800 worth of candles from Bath & Body Works
    Fairfield, CT: Retail theft ring suspects caught after foot pursuit

February 11, 2020

  • Charleston, WV: $400,000 Fencing Operation - Massive Shoplifting Scheme Targeting Major Retail Stores Shut Down

  • Brentwood, CA: Police Vehicle Struck During Pursuit; $10,000 worth of merchandise stolen from Ulta

  • Update: York County, PA: Police seek to identify suspects in $4.3K retail theft at Old Navy

  • Oswego, IL: Police Investigating After Suspects Allegedly Steal Over $6,700 in Alcohol From Business

February 10, 2020

  • Chesterfield, MO: Woman accused of operating online boutique using stolen items

  • Stamford, CT: 2 men stole $80K worth of Rolex watches from Lord & Taylor

  • Bethel Park, PA: Three people charged in Best Buy Burglary

  • Idaho Falls, ID: Husband of employee accused of stealing from Sam's Club faces felony charges

  • Snyder County, PA: PA State Troopers investigating the burglary of 18 Snow Boards valued at nearly $10,000
    Queensbury, NY: Couple face felonies for Walmart cart push-out theft

February 7, 2020

  • Two Chinese Nationals Hit Walmart & Elderly Consumers for $600,000
    in Walmart Gift Cards

  • San Diego, CA: Woman, 66, accused of stealing $300K in decade-long series of jewelry store thefts

  • Las Vegas, NV: Couple arrested on Organized Theft Charges, everything from a stolen Porsche to pharmacy items

  • Update: Laurel, DE: FedEx Supervisor pleads guilty to stealing $3.6M in merchandise

  • New York, NY: A Purse Worth $23,000 Was Stolen From Gwyneth Paltrow's
    Goop Store

  • Update: Miami County, OH: Theft Ring suspect sentenced to 8 years, restitution of $38,000 to Home Depot and Harris Jeweler

  • Troy, MI: 27 charges issued in Troy police, MSP shoplifting crackdown

  • Toppenish, WA: Arrests in $25,000 Hardware store burglary; additional $5,000 in store damage

  • Daly City, CA: Police Investigate Theft Of More Than $2,000 In Merchandise From Victoria's Secret

February 6, 2020

  • Four sentenced for attempting to steal $6M in merchandise & intricate $1M counterfeiting scam

  • Milburn, NJ: Bloomingdale in Short Hill the target of a $120,000 Rolex Smash & Grab

  • Milburn, NJ: Louis Vuitton at The Mall at Short Hills hit for $10,000

  • Pembroke Pines, FL: Sephora Shoplifters Stole Nearly A Grand Worth Of Merchandise

  • Orlando, FL: Sprint employee accused of stealing 8k worth of merchandise through fake accounts

  • Onamia, MN: Traffic stop uncovers $3,500 in stolen goods; including Victoria's Secret, Pink, and J.C. Penney's, among others

  • Milford, CT: 2 women attempt to shoplift over $1,500 in frozen seafood from ShopRite

  • Marin County, CA: Target shoplifter busted with over $1,000 in merchandise

February 5, 2020

  • Brooklyn ID Theft Gang Member Gets 9 Yrs Fed. Prison for $3.5M in Fraud Purchases Hitting Retailers

  • Yulee, FL: 4 people accused of stealing from Hibbett Sports in Yulee involved in high-speed chase

  • Jacksonville, FL: Thieves target Northside beauty store in $20,000 smash-and-grab

  • Lacey, NJ: Man Found Weeks After Home Depot Shoplifting

  • Walnut Creek, CA: 2 Men Charged In Macy's Jewelry Theft; $145,000, between the jewelry and damage to the store

  • Perth, Australia: Shop owners in Perth's CBD praise Operation Heat Shield targeting shoplifting, concerned about funding ending in May

  • Thornbury Township, PA: Woman Charged with Theft of $1,879 in Merchandise from Giant Supermarket

February 4, 2020

  • Blue Mountain, MS: Four charged with embezzlement from
    Dirt Cheap Distribution Center

  • Tulsa, OK: Man accused of stealing Amazon delivery van;
    items found in storage unit, shed

  • New York, NY: Banana Republic and Athleta targeted by thieves

  • Update: Pensacola, FL: Man charged in Burglary of Pawn Shop; 23 Guns and $40,000 in Jewelry...10 guns remain missing

  • New Britain Township, PA: Police Woman Steals 45 Cans Of Baby Formula from Giant Food

  • Tilden Township, PA: Police Investigating $1,700 Theft of Beats Headphones from Walmart

February 3, 2020

  • San Antonio, TX: Authorities crack down on criminal operation tied to thefts at The Home Depot; sold stolen tools via social media

  • St George, UT: 2 Chinese Nationals arrested in $600,000 Walmart Gift Card Fraud targeting the elderly

  • Port St. Lucie, FL: 7 arrested after dramatic gun heist at Florida Bass Pro Shops

  • Ocala, FL: Rural King Gun Store Robbers Plead Guilty In Federal Court

  • Perry, IA: Trooper breaks up alleged forgery, identity-theft ring

  • New York City man busted in Pittsburgh Apple Store, found with $27,000 of merchandise from Apple's Crocker Park in Westlake, OH

  • San Diego, CA: GameStop employees zip-tied in Armed Robbery, $4,500 of Video game equipment stolen

  • Erie, PA: Two Accused of Stealing $555 of Baby Formula from Giant Eagle, Trying to Return it at Different Store

  • Lebanon County, PA: Police looking to ID person of interest involving suspected identity theft at Ulta Beauty

  • York County, PA: Police are asking for help in identifying three females regarding a Target theft

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January 31, 2020

  • Brooklyn ID Theft Gang Member Gets 9 Yrs Fed. Prison for $3.5M in Fraud Purchases Hitting Retailers

  • Yulee, FL: 4 people accused of stealing from Hibbett Sports in Yulee involved in high-speed chase

  • Jacksonville, FL: Thieves target Northside beauty store in $20,000 smash-and-grab

  • Lacey, NJ: Man Found Weeks After Home Depot Shoplifting

  • Walnut Creek, CA: 2 Men Charged In Macy's Jewelry Theft; $145,000, between the jewelry and damage to the store

  • Perth, Australia: Shop owners in Perth's CBD praise Operation Heat Shield targeting shoplifting, concerned about funding ending in May

  • Thornbury Township, PA: Woman Charged with Theft of $1,879 in Merchandise from Giant Supermarket

January 30, 2020

  • Shreveport, LA: Third hotel employee arrested in Holiday Inn theft, 4 more wanted

  • Charleston, WV: Police looking for group accused of stealing $13,000 worth of cell phones from Sam’s Club

  • Burnaby, BC, Canada: Shoplifters in Burnaby's biggest mall targeted in RCMP blitzes

  • Wheeling, WV: Man faces felony charges after repeatedly stealing booze from a CVS store over a 3-day period

  • Fayetteville, GA: 72 arrested during Fayetteville Christmas crime sweep; 58 at Walmart

January 29, 2020

  • Bay Area Counterfeiting Gang of Six Going to Federal Prison
    Bay Area Residents Sentenced To 5 Years For Counterfeit Currency And Credit Card Fraud Schemes

  • Las Vegas Man Gets 27 Months Fed. Prison For Hitting Sam's Club's in Pittsburgh, FL. & Calif. - Making fraudulent gift card purchases of $382,000

  • Petaluma, CA: Organized Retail Theft Suspects Arrested In Petaluma

  • Update: Hayward, CA: Three Oakland sisters charged in Retail Theft Ring case

  • St George, UT: Detectives still searching for some of the 21 firearms stolen from C-A-L Ranch store in St. George

  • Turtle Creek, PA., Iklas Davis, 38, Hits Best Buy & Other Retailers
    Using Stolen ID's & Credit Cards Indicted - Faces 17 Yrs & $750k in Fines Max. or Both

  • Crestwood, IL: Bail Revoked For Man Accused Of Swiping over $3,000 in Power Tools From Menard's on 2 occasions

  • Palm Beach, FL: Man shoplifted merchandise worth $2,214 at Neiman Marcus

  • St George, UT: 4 Arrested on Retail Theft and Counterfeit Charges after fighting with Police

January 28, 2020

  • Update: Menifee, CA: Woman to be arraigned for alleged $34,000 of Burglaries of Inland Empire Ulta Beauty stores

  • Goodyear, AZ: Pair hurt in Police Shooting outside TJ Maxx was wanted for $25,000 of shoplifting

  • Vallejo, CA: $15,000 Ulta Beauty thieves arrested in Oakland after high-speed chase

  • Ocala, FL: 41-year-old woman accused of 41 theft incidents at Wal-Mart

  • Owasso, OK: Alleged Lowe's shoplifter hospitalized in rollover crash following Police Chase

  • Evansville, WY: Woman Accused of Stealing $15K Worth of Hair Shears from Traveling salesman's van

  • Del City, OK: Suspect robs CVS of over $6k in drugs with flare gun

  • Palo Alto, CA: Four Macy's thieves caught with $5,000 of merchandise; help from witness

  • Florence, SC: Police seek 7 for questioning in shoplifting incidents at Dick's and JC Penney

January 27, 2020

  • Redwood, CA: Fencing ring bust yields $2M in stolen goods in San Francisco, San Mateo Counties

  • Chicago, IL: Thieves Steal 150 Pieces Of Jewelry In Under 2 Minutes At Mag Mile Store

  • New York, NY (Tribeca): Police Search for Suspects in $42,000 NYC Coat Heist

  • Westport, CT: Four arrested for wireless store robbery; items valued at nearly $7,000

  • Ocala, FL: 2 men arrested for theft of $20,000 mowers and $5,000 trailer from Rural King

  • Vermillion County, IN: 2 charged for thefts: $2,100 Tractor Supply and $1,400 from Walmart

  • West Springfield, MA: Home Depot Thief crashes during Police Chase, over $1,200 of merchandise recovered

January 24, 2020

  • Russian Brothers Get 12 Yrs. Fed. Prison - "Running Massive" Identity Theft & Credit Card Fraud Factory from their Ft. Lauderdale Residence - Hit Target Stores for Over $100,000 in High-End Electronics

  • Alexandria, VA: Russian pleads guilty in Virginia to $20 Million credit card fraud

  • Ventura County, CA: Man sentenced 8 years in Hard Drive Theft Scheme

  • Atlanta, GA: Shoplifters accused of taking advantage of Lenox Mall shooting chaos

  • Fowlerville, MI: C-Store Employee steals $120K in lottery tickets, deletes camera footage

  • Oak Brook, IL: 3 men steal up to $10,000 in iPhones from Apple Store in Oak Brook Mall

  • Naugatuck, Three suspects stole $10,000 of merchandise from T-Mobile

  • San Rafael, CA: Police arrest Northgate Mall Victoria's Secret thief with $5,700 of stolen merchandise

  • Athens, AL: Pharmacy employee charged with Percocet and Oxycodone theft

January 23, 2020

  • Fredericksburg, VA: Man arrested in suspected in major theft operation

  • Gainesville, FL: Suspect Arrested: Man exits Best Buy by roof after stealing $50k in electronics

  • Hamilton, County, OH: Truck driver wanted in alleged $200,000 Texas chicken hustle arrested in Ohio

  • Southington, CT: Man accused of organized retail theft;
    $2,500 of items from Lowes and Home Depot

  • Jackson, MS: Man could be serial Apple Watch thief

  • Detroit, MI: Man arrested for armed robbery in Detroit had more than 30 iPhones

  • Jackson County, MI: Michigan State Police seize 100 fraudulent credit cards, gift cards and debit cards in bust

January 22, 2020

  • Knoxville, TN: Update: KCSO: Organized Retail Crime Holiday Task Force arrested more than 300 people

  • Youngstown, OH: 1,700 pills, money taken during robbery of CVS Pharmacy

  • Raleigh, NC: 2 thieves take $200K in merchandise from mall jewelry store

  • Houston, TX: Man accused of stealing $1,100 worth of lingerie and adult toys from a Katz Boutique

  • Bridgewater, NJ: Two Arrested for Theft of Almost $900 Worth of Electronics from Target

  • Bridgewater, NJ: Man arrested for theft of $588 of merchandise from The Home Depot

January 21, 2020

  • Cleveland, OH: Police looking for women accused of stealing $5,000 worth of perfume from Ulta Beauty store

  • Grafton, WI: Two arrested for $1,000 theft from Dick's, ending with a high speed roll-over crash

  • North Decatur, GA: Female Distraction Thief ran off with $5,000 Rolex watch from North DeKalb Mall

  • Lake County, IN: Two arrested with Active Warrants and Nationwide Ban from Walmart caught steal Bed Sheets and Baby Formula

  • Miami, FL: Thieves Steal $5K in Liquor During Burglary of local liquor store

  • Shoplifter fails to make clean getaway with 14 bottles of body wash

January 20, 2020

  • Ringleader of High-End Clothing & Jewelry Heist Crew in Philadelphia Area Get 10 Years Prison & $398,960 Restitution Order

  • Miami, FL: Smash And Grab Thieves Target Hallandale Beach Cell Phone Store

  • Oklahoma City, OK: Ham burglar caught on camera: woman hides 6-pound ham in her skirt

  • 3rd of 8 men charged in mob shoplifing at Pleasant Prairie Premium Outlets sentenced to prison

  • Cook County, IL: Woman Pleads Guilty To Stealing $600 of Baby Formula

January 17, 2020

  • 10 Yrs Fed Jail Time For Ringleader Of South Jersey Theft Ring: FBI

  • Visalia, CA: 1 of 3 Arrested in Ulta Beauty Robbery involving Stun Gun

  • Lacey, NJ: Man with outstanding warrants arrested for $2,500 theft at The Home Depot

  • Orange County, FL: Florida mom caught stealing $2,000 of items from Gucci store, leaves child behind to run from security

  • Suffolk County, NY: Man Wanted For Stealing $475 Worth Of Merchandise From Long Island CVS

January 16, 2020

  • Detroit, MI: VICE Officers raid Livernois Food Center for stolen merchandise

  • San Diego, CA: Armed man steals 25 iPhones during robbery at Verizon store

  • Fayette County, GA: Man charged with 35 counts of shoplifting at The Home Depot

  • Man with Long Criminal History Pleads Guilty to $146K Credit Card Fraud in Conn.

  • Broward County, FL: Two Cellphones burglaries net over $3,000 in merchandise

  • Marin, CA: Police arrest Oakland man suspected of stealing $1,000 in jackets

  • New York, NY: Two Shoplifter steal over $3,100 of beauty products from CVS

  • Shrewsbury Township, PA: State Police seek these suspects in theft of $3K worth of video games from Walmart

  • New York, NY: Duane Reade reports theft of 24 bottle of fragrance, valued at $1,675

  • Gonzales, LA: Home Depot Shoplifter abandons $1,200 of stolen merchandise after worker confronts him in parking lot

  • New York, NY: Two shoplifters steal $1,100 of Cold Medicine from Target on Greenwich

  • Macon County, IL: Shoplifters who tried to distract Menard's store staff get caught with $875 of merchandise

  • Sahuarita, AZ: Two Shoplifter arrested by Off-Duty Officer with over $800 of Fry's merchandise; warrants out in 3 cities

January 15, 2020

  • Newport Beach, CA: Woman Behind Bars for Allegedly Stealing $2 Million Worth of Jewelry

  • Dinuba, CA: Surveillance video captures burglars stealing over $100k in cash and jewelry

  • Blackfoot, ID: Thieves steal more than $6,000 worth of chainsaws

  • Alpharetta, GA: Police seeking female Target shoplifter, theft of 3 TV's total value of $1,650

  • Third Chicago-Area Man Gets 8 Yrs Fed. Prison for Stealing Firearms From Illinois Gun Stores

January 14, 2020

  • Update: Minneapolis, MN: Two Men Charged After Stealing Nearly $20,000 In Apple Watches And Selling Them On Mom's Facebook

  • Youngstown, OH: Moms take kids on Lego shoplifting spree at Boardman, Cortland, Austintown, Walmarts

  • Yuba City, CA: Two Men arrested in $5,000 AT&T Burglary

  • Palo Alto, CA: Four arrested in Macy's '$5,000 Grab and Run' theft; Police say armloads of clothing were stolen

  • New York, NY: Calculator heist at Target in East Village adds up to $1,200 in stolen goods

  • Vacaville, CA: Police arrest two for shoplifting $1,100 of merchandise from Kohl's

January 13, 2020

  • Palo Alto, CA: Bloomingdale's burglarized, trio of thieves steal $83K in jewelry

  • Clackamas, OR: 4 New York residents arrested in $32K identity theft ring
    bust at Costco

  • New York, NY: NYC Diamond District pawnshop raided by authorities

  • Salt Lake City, UT: Man arrested in Springville after reportedly stealing thousands of Walmart electronics

  • Livonia, MI: Man Caught Using Stolen Identity At Camera Store, was arrested on an 8 count felony warrant

  • Update: Detroit, MI: Man pleads guilty in Bowling Green Kroger robbery case

  • Columbus, OH: Alleged "Red Bull Bandit" steals 200 cans of energy drink from North Columbus store

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January 10, 2020

  • Palo Alto, CA: Bloomingdale's burglarized, trio of thieves steal $83K in jewelry

  • Clackamas, OR: 4 New York residents arrested in $32K identity theft ring
    bust at Costco

  • Boise, ID: Police recover $14,000 worth of tools stolen from Home Depot; In honor of Law Enforcement Appreciation Day, Home Depot thanked the Officers

  • Peoria, AZ: Surveillance video shows thief stealing $10K worth of watches from Jewelry store

January 9, 2020

  • Tallahassee, FL: Best Buy burglary may be connected to Nation-wide ring

  • Milpitas, CA: 3 Arrested in Milpitas Walgreens Robbery, Vehicle Crash

  • Jefferson City, TN: Police arrest 5, recover nearly $6,000 in stolen Walmart merchandise

  • CALORCA 2020 ORC Conference - Feb. 12-13

January 8, 2020

  • Knox County, TN: Knox County Sheriff's Office Retail Crime Taskforce nets 325 arrests / $170,000 over the holidays

  • Pleasant Prairie, WI: Police arrest six in alleged 'grab-and-go' thefts at Premium Outlets

  • Millbrook, AL: Woman charged with 21 counts of theft from Millbrook business

  • Northampton County, PA: Burglars flee with $12,000 of Generators, Chainsaws and blower from Hardware Supply store

  • Medford, OR: Police searching for Marshall's Shoplifter who crashed Fire Doors

January 7, 2020

  • Chicago, IL: Over $50,000 worth of merchandise stolen from Louis Vuitton on Magnificent Mile

  • Suspected perfume thieves jailed after heist at ULTA Beauty

  • Santa Rosa, CA: Lululemon store burglarized, marking third theft in four months

  • Gibsonia, PA: Walmart employee caught in counterfeit money scheme using 'poorly printed' $100 bills

January 6, 2020

  • Mettawa, IL: Trio Charged With Stealing Nearly $20K in Jewelry From Costco

  • Allen Park, MI: String of burglaries at Target stores overnight in Wayne Co.

  • Paris, France: Police warning after more than 20 Rolex watches are stolen over the weekend

  • Marion ORC Meeting - February 4, 2020 11am-12pm

 

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January 3, 2020

  • Fresno, CA: Car detail shops loses more than $30,000 in products after robbery

  • Sioux City, IA: Texas man pleads guilty to using stolen credit card numbers to buy $24,000 of goods

  • Lufkin, TX: Police searching for suspects accused of stealing $5,000 worth of electronics from Target

  • UK: St Albans, England: Warner Bros. Studio employee stole 1,400 Harry Potter Wands and Ties to sell on eBay

  • Sacramento, CA: Witnesses help thwart Home Depot $3,000 Power Tool thieves

  • Utica, MI: Police searching for pair caught on camera in $1,900 shoplifting spree

  • Berlin, VT: Woman stole 6 laptops from Walmart


January 2, 2020

  • Nassau County, NY: Third Suspect Nabbed For Stealing More Than $260K In Goods From LI Bloomingdale's

  • Cedar Rapids, IA: Nordstrom employee accused of stealing $7,000 in merchandise at Fulfillment Center

  • Salem, MA: 5 people accused of robbing Danvers clothing store face judge

  • Knoxville, TN: KPD searching for 3 suspects accused of stealing from Ulta Beauty

  • Franklin, TN: $16,000 of tires stolen from Franklin business

  • San Bernardino County, CA: $5,000 Grand theft at T-Mobile store in Apple Valley leads to search for suspects

  • Ash Flat, AR: Four charged with $4,000 commercial burglary following theft at Walmart

  • Baton Rouge, LA: Target employee allegedly caught stealing nearly $2,000 in merchandise

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