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Hacker Who Leaked GTA 6 Sentenced to Life in Psychiatric Hospital

Arion Kurtaj, an 18-year-old member of the cybercrime group Lapsus$, was sentenced to an indefinite hospital order for leaking clips.

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Police Issue Warning After Man's Car Is Stolen at Costco

The incident occurred in Chicago earlier this week and is one of a string of recent carjackings at Costco gas stations.

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The Shocking Claim You've Seen About Organized Shoplifting Isn't True. Here's Why Everyone Believed It.

Retail giants like Target and Walgreens have said the uptick in organized crime contributed to store closures.

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A 64-Year-Old Food Delivery Worker Was Shot in a Carjacking After Dropping Off an Order

The victim is in critical condition, according to police.

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A New Report Suggests the Retail Theft Narrative Is 'Overexaggerated' — Here's Why

"We have to acknowledge potentially ulterior, more opportunistic motives," the analysts wrote.

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Why Are Mysterious McDonald's Deliveries Showing Up on Random People's Doorsteps?

Residents of a neighborhood in Denton, Texas have received more than 20 DoorDash deliveries of McDonald's meals that no one ordered.

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Target Will Close 9 Stores Across 4 States Due to Ongoing Crime That's 'Threatening the Safety' of Customers and Employees

Target stated that it "invested heavily" in efforts to combat crime, but it just didn't work.

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A Stolen Van Gogh Masterpiece Was Just Returned by an Anonymous Tipster—In an Ikea Bag

A masked individual broke into the Singer Laren, a museum in the Netherlands, in March 2020 and made off with the now-returned Van Gogh.

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Retail Theft Forces Nike to Permanently Close Beloved Portland Location

The Portland location had the second-highest rate of shoplifting incidents in the city since 2019.

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Walmart Takes Bold Step to Combat Rising Crime in Retail with In-House Police Station

The move aims to increase security, deter in-store crime, and create a safer shopping environment, the company says.

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Netflix Engineer Goes Missing In San Francisco Two Weeks After Moving There. "We're Going To Find Him," His Brother Says.

Yohanes Kidane, 22, was last seen getting into an Uber a week ago. Nobody has heard from him since.

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A 14-Year-Old Who Broke into Nearly 40 Cars Was Inspired by Viral TikTok Trend, According to Police Reports

The TikTok trend, dubbed the "Kia Challenge," has become a nationwide issue, with young individuals sharing car theft techniques online.

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Who Is FTX Founder Sam Bankman-Fried and What Did He Do? Everything You Need to Know About the Disgraced Crypto King

Sam Bankman-Fried has been charged with committing "one of the biggest financial frauds in American history."

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Los Angeles Man Indicted for Decade-Long Telemarketing Scam Defrauding Elderly Victims of Over $4.5 Million

The scammers allegedly posed as company reps offering advertising and related services to current and former timeshare owners.