A new online system will help put more names to more CCTV images of unidentified shoplifters and other retail-related fraudsters.
Called CRPix, the new system is free to use for anyone involved in crime reduction or prevention.
Christmas is the busiest time of the year for retailers – and shoplifters too, who stole goods worth around £2.1bn in the last year. CRPix will help to give them an unwelcome Christmas present, and to make the new year their least prosperous yet.
CRPix - Crime Reduction Partnership Intelligence Exchange - enables shops, police and local shopwatch schemes to post images on a secure website. Each week the site – at www.littoralis.info/crpix - automatically sends out an email newsletter to anyone...