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Businesses may be getting a slight break this summer from the threat of cargo theft. Or so it seems, compared to incidents reported this time last year. But, be warned. The risk remains high across the U.S.  and the growing number of bad guys in organized rings are making their rounds — could there be a target on your back?
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Memorial Day is Monday. Be vigilant this weekend to protect your business as cargo theft levels have increased on Memorial Day weekend by as much as 52 percent over normal weekends, says cargo theft reporting firm, SensiGuard.
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Transportation companies, shippers and manufacturers — beware of the increased risk of cargo theft over the long Labor Day weekend, running September 1 through 4. Labor Day through Christmas is considered high season for cargo theft, with incidents spiking around 40 percent, according to FBI statistics.