Taking the "Organized" out of ORC

Ritchey, Diane
February 2010
Security: Solutions for Enterprise Security Leaders;Feb2010, Vol. 47 Issue 2, p60
Trade Publication
The article discusses the organized retail crime (ORC) in the U.S. The American Society for Industrial Security (ASIS) Foundation reports that ORC poses financial and safety issues through the reintroduction of stolen products in the market. It cites suggestions to suppress ORC including legislative and law enforcement initiatives. It notes the use of a searchable surveillance system by Redner's Warehouse Markets which helps reduce losses, enhance crime investigation, and lessen theft.


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