The skimming thieves at 20 Lucky
Supermarkets self-checkout lanes story continues to evolve
with over 1,000 calls from customers saying they've been
Lucky is checking all of
their 234 stores in California and are working with the
local, state, and federal law enforcement. Lucky
Supermarkets has removed the tampered card readers, which
were made by VeriFone, in the stores known to be affected
and says it is enhancing security of every credit and debit
card reader in all 234 of its stores.
on the ORC $50,000 toy shoplifting spree that hit 90 stores
over 7 to 10 days in New York and PA.
A public defender assigned to one
of three people accused of stealing thousands of dollars in
merchandise in a multi-state shoplifting spree has been
asked to be taken off the case because he's representing the
woman's 17 year old son. Obviously the son may be giving it
up o the mother and fiancée.
ORC charges brought against two
suspects for hitting multiple Target Stores in Mesa, Arizona.
Two people who were arrested on suspicion of stealing more
than $4,600 in jewelry from three Target stores told Mesa
police they needed the money because they were unemployed.
Counterfeit American Express travelers
cheques popping up at Dartmouth, Mass., retailers.
A female suspect and a male accomplice have
successfully passed a number
$100 American Express Travelers cheques at Target stores in
the area and attempted to use one at a local Dick's Sporting
Good's store. The Dartmouth Police Department ask that
anyone with information regarding the female perpetrator's
identity to call the Detective Division at (508) 910-1775 or
the Crime Tip Line at (508) 997-9900.