A large distribution center that supplies pharmacies, hospitals and doctors with prescribed and over-the-counter medications noticed a gradual, yet substantial, shrinkage in their inventory.
Pinkerton’s experience with performing undercover operations dates back to the Civil War. In this case, Pinkerton agents:
Pinkerton identified 13 employees involved in the theft ring. Two arrests were made by the police department; the eleven remaining employees were terminated.
To avoid future instances of theft, Pinkerton provided the client with recommendations to ensure tighter security and better inventory control.