Burbank police officers are happy to report that two suspects have both been arrested less than an hour after they attempted to steal expensive items from a Burbank beauty store. Mariel Miranda-Guerra and Giovanni Lopez-Valencia have been charged with burglary and grand theft. They are being detained at the Burbank city jail on a $250,000 bail.

The two suspects decided to break into Ulta Beauty at Victory Plaza at around midnight on May 5th. The male and female pair smashed one of the store’s front windows, and the couple grabbed thousands of dollars’ worth of perfume from the establishment’s displays. When the window was breached, a security alarm went off at the store which prompted Burbank police officers to respond. When they arrived on scene, the couple had already fled with the expensive merchandise.

Thankfully, responding police officers determined that a number of the expensive perfume bottles had tiny and discreet GPS trackers attached to them. The officers quickly utilized the establishment’s GPS systems to pinpoint the location of some of the stolen goods. Upon determining a location, police jumped into a Los Angeles police department helicopter to descend on the suspect’s location.

In the wee hours of the morning, police caught up with both the male and female suspects in Canoga Park. Investigators successfully recovered the stolen Ulta perfume, and they also found common burglary tools inside the couple’s vehicle. Incredibly, the couple was able to steal or destroy perfume valued at more than $19,000.

The Burbank Police Department has confirmed that the GPS tracking device attached to the perfume bottles was instrumental in catching these two thieves. Without the explicit location of the suspects, it is very unlikely that the police would be able to track down the suspects within the hour.

Unfortunately, too many burglary cases go unsolved because stolen merchandise quickly becomes untraceable or sold on the black market. In recent years, security cameras have greatly improved the police’s ability to track down suspects, but police are often forced to rely on the public to identify suspects using this method. New GPS devices, on the other hand, can now lead police straight to the suspect and the stolen goods.

The portable toilet industry is growing by leaps and bounds throughout the United States, accounting for roughly one billion dollars in revenue each year. According to Manta, an online directory dedicated to helping small businesses grow, there are 5,157 companies listed on their site offering portable toilets in the U.S. and every indication is that those numbers will grow over the next several years.

Where o People Need Portable Toilets?

Portable toilets are a necessity in many environments where running water is unavailable. These places include a variety of locations and events, including the following:

  • Construction Sites
  • Carnivals
  • Concerts
  • Festivals
  • Fairs
  • Outdoor Weddings
  • Parks
  • Golf Courses
  • Sports Complexes
  • Highway Construction Projects
  • Disaster Relief Areas
  • Marathon Routes (charity walks and runs, too)

It doesn’t take much to understand how useful, even essential, portable toilets can be today. They are instrumental in securing adequate sanitation in some areas and making sure that those on the go have somewhere to go.

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Turtle nesting season is the U.S. is in full swing as turtles make their ways onto the nation’s beaches to lay their eggs. Depending on the area, it begins between March and May, and extends through October when the last of the baby sea turtles make their way to the ocean. Various threats endanger sea turtles nesting and nests, including humans, ocean water, other wildlife predators, and even poachers.

Sea turtle nests in Central America are in constant danger. In fact, poachers destroy around 90 percent of sea turtle nests. They then sell the eggs through illegal wildlife trade. In some countries, bars and restaurants serve the eggs as a delicacy item.

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