Retailers, FBI Launch Database

April 2007
Home Textiles Today;4/9/2007, Vol. 28 Issue 10, p23
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The article provides information on the Law Enforcement Retail Partnership Network (LERPNet), a secure national database launched by the collaboration of the U.S. National Retail Federation (NRF), the Retail Industry Leaders Association and the Federal Bureau of Investigation. The development of the database was prompted by the alarming rise in organized retail crime. The LERPNet aims to combat illegal activity such as retail crime, burglaries, robberies, counterfeiting and online auction fraud.


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