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shoplifting

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People more likely to shoplift meat than iPhone 4 this Christmas

According to store security experts, gadgets--and the iPhone in particular--are only the fourth most likely shoplifted item. No. 1? Filet Mignon.

By December 4, 2011

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Making fake bar codes: It's way easier than you think

First it was shoplifting, then ticket-switching. Now it's bar code fraud. Just how difficult is it to fake up a UPC label that reports a lower price? Not that hard, it turns out -- but getting away with it is another story. CNET's Jonas Tichenor reports.

May 29, 2012

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Making bogus bar codes: Just how hard is it?

First it was shoplifting, then it was ticket-switching, and now it's bar code fraud. Just how easy is it to make a fraudulent UPC? Easier than you think. But getting away with the crime is a different story.

By May 25, 2012

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Big Blue could monitor borders, shoplifters, moose

High-tech digital-surveillance system from IBM Research has far-reaching possibilities.

By November 6, 2006

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French woman uses eBay to fence stolen goods

French woman goes on daily shoplifting spree and then sells stolen items on eBay. She pocketed about $120,000 before being arrested.

By September 28, 2007

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Study: Ring tones heavily shoplifted

Wireless operators, recording studios stand to lose millions of dollars annually because of a rising tide of ring tone theft.

By August 3, 2005