SHOPLIFTING

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RI Police: Suspected Shoplifter Dies After Parking Garage Jump

A suspected shoplifter has died after police say she was running from store security and jumped over a railing at a Rhode Island shopping mall, falling 25 feet.

07/17/2015

Provincetown police recovered more than $1,400 worth of allegedly stolen merchandise. (Photo by Provincetown Police Department)

2 Randolph Women Charged With Stealing Merchandise From Several Provincetown Stores

Two Randolph women have been charged with stealing more than $1,400 worth of merchandise from several Provincetown businesses.

06/29/2015

CambridgeSide Galleria (WBZ)

Suspected Shoplifter Jumps Into Charles River To Dodge Police

Police say a 28-year-old shoplifter had to be rescued from the Charles River after he jumped into the water to try and escape police on Christmas Eve.

12/25/2014

A Bedford police officer looks out for shoplifters. (WBZ-TV)

Police Step Up Shoplifting Patrols During Holidays

It’s the time of year for giving, but many use it for taking.

12/24/2014

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Alleged Shoplifters Arrested At Bedford TJ Maxx

Two Lynn women were arrested Saturday for allegedly shoplifting $1000 worth of merchandise, including designer handbags, from TJ Maxx in Bedford.

12/21/2014

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Bedford Police Launch Operation To Curb Shoplifting

The Bedford Police Department is on a mission to stop thieves from shoplifting during the holiday season.

11/30/2014

William Martin accused of shoplifting. (Leominster PD photo)

Police: Shoplifter Hit Officer With Baby Stroller In Leominster

Police say a man who stole from Victoria’s Secret rammed an officer with a baby stroller, with a child in it, as he tried to get away.

12/24/2013

Sarah Bryant of Yarmouth is facing shoplifting charges after she was arrested at the Cape Cod Mall in Hyannis on Friday, Dec. 20, 2013. (Credit: Barnstable Police Department)

Yarmouth Woman With Long Criminal History Nabbed On Shoplifting Charges

A Yarmouth woman with a lengthy criminal history was arrested Friday on shoplifting charges at the Cape Cod Mall, according to the Barnstable Police.

12/21/2013

Police officers at North Shore Mall in Peabody. (Photo from Mary Blake)

Holiday Shoplifting: Fighting Organized Retail Crime In Mass.

Police say organized groups usually work the whole Route 128 belt from Peabody to Dedham, hitting several malls along the way.

12/19/2013

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Lawrence Woman Accused Of Shoplifting Mall Merchandise Valued at $100K

Police have arrested a woman who they believe may have shoplifted more than $100,000 of merchandise from malls in New Hampshire and Massachusetts.

09/14/2013

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