Larceny Questions

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Larceny has been called the most underreported crime in the United States. What factors might ac-count for failure to report larceny?

Is there a way to determine how many larcenies actually occur when you consider shoplifting, bicycle thefts and minor thefts of property that victims may regard as having been simply lost or misplaced?

What can the police do to reduce the number of larcenies in a community?

Does your community have an anti- shoplifting program?

An anti– bike theft program?

Do banks send literature to senior citizens concerning con games?

What other measures have been initiated in your community?

What additional measures may be taken?