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Monday, May 5, 2014
6 Tips to Help Prevent Purse Theft

6 Tips to Help Prevent Purse Theft

Shoppers often think they're being safety conscious with their purses when actually they're leaving the door wide open to theft. Read More

Monday, Apr 28, 2014
How to Protect Your Purse While Shopping

How to Protect Your Purse While Shopping

Here are a few ways to protect your belongings from being lifted by a thief at a store. Read More

Monday, Apr 28, 2014
Theft Ring Targets Distracted Shoppers

Theft Ring Targets Distracted Shoppers

As a shopper turns away from their grocery cart to take something from a shelf, or get a closer look at the produce, they becomes a vulnerable target for criminals - and police say it's happening at grocery stores all around... Read More

Monday, Apr 28, 2014
Suspects in Shopping Cart Wallet Theft Ring

Suspects in Shopping Cart Wallet Theft Ring

The LAPD is asking for the public's help in identifying suspects in a shopping cart wallet theft ring.

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