Pity Not These Ink Stained Wretches

Usually, it's the burglars who are sneaky. But the crime-busters at Britain's Forensic Science Service, or FSS, have a tricky new weapon that's striking fear in the hearts of thieves: invisible ink. Trip one of the latest burglar alarms from Securicor Alarms Ltd. in Walton-upon-Thames, and you get spritzed with an odorless dye. It's harmless, except that it won't wash off soon.

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