GOOD WEEK/ BAD WEEK
- Sussex firm counts the cost of computer theft. // Cabinet Maker;6/24/2005, Issue 5444, p5
Reports that the petty burglary of computers that are practically worthless has left East Sussex, England furniture retailer Anderson Bradshaw without months of customer and accounts data. Break-in through a back window on June 15, 2005; Recovery to take months; Failure to back up files...
- Offcuts. // Cabinet Maker;7/9/2004, Issue 5396, p31
Explores key issues of interest to furniture industry. Theft charges against Stanley Singer, owner of furniture stores in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Furniture Village/FTBA Karting Championship at Daytona International Race Trak at Milton.
- High wave robbery. Lewis, Mark // Cabinet Maker;3/19/2004, Issue 5380, p22
Delves into the issue of furniture imports and cargo theft in Asia. Strategies employed by pirates to conceal their illegal activities; Discovery of terrorists who are into this organized piracy scheme; Possibility that even an intelligence threat to these shipping lanes could move war...
- Fax network protects scrap. Leonard, John // Waste News;06/16/97, Vol. 3 Issue 5, p11
Comments on the impact of reinstated city ordinances on the reduction of theft of construction materials from businesses and homes in Baltimore, Maryland. Praise given to the local scrap industry's efforts at self-policing.
- Thieves targeting business computers. Pletz, John // Indianapolis Business Journal;02/09/98, Vol. 18 Issue 48, p15
Focuses on the steady increase in multiple computer thefts in Indianapolis, Indiana. Productivity losses suffered by businesses; Tracing of stolen equipment back to the thieves; Widespread use of computers among businesses and consumers.
- Hijacked trucker recovers load. // Overdrive;Jul96, Vol. 36 Issue 7, p126
Reports that Stanley Phillips and his load of cigarettes were hijacked at a truck stop in Mount Airy, North Carolina.
- Clear Fork Crime Stoppers. // Twin Cities News (Munday, TX);4/16/2009, Vol. 27 Issue 16, p1
The article reports that a mare was stolen at Hamlin, Texas on March 24, 2009.
- Police must be told rack theft is serious crime. Stein, M.L. // Editor & Publisher;2/11/95, Vol. 128 Issue 6, p22
Stresses the need to convince the police that newspaper rack theft is a serious crime. Key link to reduce lawbreaking; Private detective Robert Jones' warning against circulation personnel or independent distributors who attempt to catch perpetrators; Association of Independent Newspaper...
- California plant thieves arrested. // American Nurseryman;6/15/95, Vol. 181 Issue 12, p22
Reports on the arrest of brothers Mark, David and John Burnette, owners of a landscaping business in Woodland Hills, Calif. for allegedly stealing $25,000 worth of plants from open-air nurseries in the San Fernando Valley.