CNBC TV Worldwide The Truth About Shoplifting

The Truth About Shoplifting

Every single day in North America, there are more than 600,000 shoplifting incidents. Eighty percent of us have stolen at least once in our lives. One out of every 10 of us shoplifts often. And now, organized crime has discovered that it's a low risk way to turn a handsome profit. The truth is...stealing from stores is a big part of our consumer culture. And it's a crime you pay for every time you step up to the cash register. "The Truth About Shoplifting" examines the rise in retail crime and how retail crime affects us all.