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Priceless: How I Went Undercover to Rescue the World's Stolen Treasures

- A former FBI special agent gives the ultimate insider look at the $6-billion-a-year art theft business.

Retail Security South of the Border

- How the head of security at a major Mexican retailer deals with its high-risk environment using an intelligence-based approach.

Standards Body Tells Companies to Take Initiative in the Fight Against Global Counterfeiting

- Businesses reliant on the global supply chain have to take on more responsibility in the fight against counterfeit merchandise, rather than relying on law enforcement, the American National Standards Institute says.

Crime Scene Photography, Second Edition

- Crime Scene Photography addresses a technically sensitive practice with great accuracy.

Lack of Text Message Storage May Hinder Law Enforcement

- Text messages can sometimes be helpful in criminal investigations, but the messages are stored so briefly by telephone companies that it can often be challenging for law enforcement to obtain them.

Study Reveals The Patterns of Cargo Theft

- A five-year study reveals the trends and patterns behind the booming cargo-theft racket.

Notorious Markets

- The Office of the United States Trade Representative has released a list of “notorious markets.” The list includes online and physical locations that have been subject to counterfeiting and anti-piracy enforcement  

Targeting Human Trafficking

- Government agencies are reaching out to private industry to raise awareness of human trafficking and smuggling operations.

Alarm Industry Pushes 911 Call Centers to Give Priority to Video Alarms

- Alarm companies are teaming up with police and sheriff’s departments to drive a policy change and give priority response to video alarms over traditional alarms at 911 call centers. (Coverage from ISC West)

Underground Economies and Illegal Imports: Business and Legal Strategies to Address Illegitimate Commerce

- Underground Economies and Illegal Imports provides a window into the highly complex "gray" markets exploited by white-collar criminals.

Flawless: Inside the Largest Diamond Heist in History

- This is the story of the largest and most audacious diamond thefts in history.

Super Bowl a Hotbed of Human Trafficking

- The Super Bowl is an annual magnet for traffickers of underage girls for prostitution.

Crime Stats

- The Department of Justice’s Bureau of Justice Statistics is attempting to redesign the National Crime Victimization Survey, a study providing crime statistics based on public surveys, to make it better reflect true crime levels. Read about some of the proposed changes.
 




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