What Recent Crimes Are Occurring In Wal-Mart Stores?

With Wal-Mart being the largest grocery store in the world and with the large customer base that comes along with this fact, it should not be surprising that crimes occur on the premises on a fairly regular basis. This is true regardless of the location of the particular Wal-Mart store. The recent trend has been that there is an increasing amount of crime happening in Wal-Mart stores across the country. If you shop at this chain of stores, then you may understandably be wondering what kinds of crimes are common there.

Theft or shoplifting is still Read the rest of this entry »

Current Crimes To Hit Your Neighborhood Wal-Mart

As the economy continues its decline, there are ways that you might not think about in order to get the things your family needs. Almost every town has a Wal-Mart, and some have two. When you enter the store, you probably see shoppers everywhere. However, there are more than shoppers in this popular store. There are people who are in your neighborhood that seek the items that the store sells for free. Crimes at Wal-Mart have always been an Read the rest of this entry »

Current Crimes To Hit Wal-Mart Stores

Regardless of what steps they take to prevent it, Wal-Mart is constantly under attack from various criminal who think that they should not have to pay for their products. While some of these new crimes seem ingenious, others seem like they should have been thought through a little longer.

People are unfortunately using their handicaps as a way to pilfer the local savings store. Some devious individuals have discovered that they will be under less scrutiny if they use the shopping scooters that Wal-Mart provides to some of Read the rest of this entry »

Store Chains like Wal-Mart Are Wising Up

When you walk into a Wal-Mart you usually can’t help but notice all the security that is surrounding you. There are orb-like security cameras dotting the ceilings and the parking lots are kept under the watchful eye of CCTV. These implements have helped prevent all kinds of crimes ranging from child abduction to assault in the parking lots and major theft. Now, it seems like some Wal-Mart establishments might be stepping up their game.

It was recently learned that some of the best home security companies in the country are now having their advanced monitoring implemented as part of the store security. Delaware home security systems and services like it offer some of the most advanced monitoring equipment around and have been instrumental in protecting many high-profile locations all over the country.

What does this mean for you the consumer? Aside from a better sense of security, could these new implements in some way drive up costs? “Not likely,” says one store manager who has begun implementing the change. These services can be quite reasonable when it comes to cost, which means customers should be able to enjoy all the great prices and an even safer experience in the long run.

Recent Crimes Occurring At Wal-Mart Stores

Wal-Mart parking lots seem to be a particularly attractive place for criminals to target their victims. Recently, a man plead guilty to several criminal charges resulting from the abduction of a woman from a Wal-Mart parking lot in Augusta, Maine. According to the Kennebec Journal, Shawn A. Doray, 33, plead guilty to the charges of robbery, kidnapping, criminal mischief and criminal threatening on July 5, 2012.

On December 20, 2011, Doray, a transient who was high on crack cocaine approached a 52-year old woman in a Wal-Mart parking lot and forced Read the rest of this entry »

Recent Crimes At Wal-Mart Near You

Wal-Mart continues to be the bug zapper of choice to attract the various ne’er-do-wells of our society. On February 1st, a 21-year-old Rochester man followed an acquaintance into a Wal-Mart located in Canandaigua, New York. He subsequently followed his victim around the store aisles and made unwanted physical contact with her. He was taken in by Ontario County Sheriff’s deputies on two counts of second-degree harassment. The man was arraigned and kept in the nearby Ontario County Jail. On April 17th, two men entered a Wal-Mart in Read the rest of this entry »

What Crimes Are Happening In Wal-Mart?

In Covina, California a male that was suspected of shoplifting was pronounced dead at the hospital after being detained by Walmart security. The suspect was accused of stealing articles of clothing and a container of body wash and was apprehended in the parking lot of the Southern California store location. The events that transpired on Friday left the man in need of medical attention.

When the Covina police department made it to the scene, they found the suspect restrained by the Walmart security personnel. When the officers noticed that the suspect Read the rest of this entry »

Latest Crimes To Hit Your Neighborhood Wal-Mart

Wal-Mart shopping centers are where shoppers head in hopes of finding great bargains on items they need. This may be the best place to go to for bargains, but some people end up getting more than what they bargained for while at the store. It has been recently noted that Wal-Mart has been attracting the wrong crowd. This crowd has been bringing with them robbery, crime, and vandalism. It is not quite clear why there has been such a turn of events at the neighborhood Wal-Marts across Read the rest of this entry »

Latest Crimes To Hit Wal-Mart Stores

Wal-Mart stores across the country have recently been plagued by a rash of petty crimes. As one would expect, there is a fair share of shoplifting at this mega-store, but there are also more unusual instances that have been increasing in frequency.

Recently a local news channel broadcast a story about indecent exposure in a neighborhood Wal-Mart parking lot. The victim explained that the culprit exposed himself to her and made lewd gestures. The flasher ran away from the Read the rest of this entry »