Commercial crime sprees, piranha style

  • Although CABA hasn’t yet made the list, businesses in a growing number of cities and towns are targets of piranha-style massive burglaries. Gangs rush in with heavy-duty garbage bags and very quickly steal everything they can carry, dashing out before police (as if!) can arrive.

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    This is happening in the USA, too. As a result, some larger chains are simply closing retail outlets in target areas. Urban areas are highly susceptible.