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Shoplifting in Illinois

NCJ Number
L V Dykstra
Date Published
12 pages
The report includes information on the number of offenses and the total value of property stolen as a result of shoplifting, altering, or transferring of merchandise, or under-ringing, based on Illinois Uniform Crime Reports data for the years 1975-80.
Narrative and statistical information illustrates the value of property stolen from retail establishments, property stolen by type of retail establishment and by type of retail theft, and the value of property stolen by time of occurrence.