Tag: crime

Joseph Bissett
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Thug jailed for ‘deplorable’ attack on shopworker

A vicious thug with 95 previous convictions has been jailed for six years after attacking a shopworker with...

Ash Denham
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Extent of retail crime revealed in SGF report

Every convenience retailer in Scotland was a victim of retail crime last year, according to the latest SGF...

Victoria Atkins
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Crime Minister reveals plans to tackle retail violence

Home Office Minister Victoria Atkins has announced a package of measures to tackle violence against retailers. The move...

Victoria Atkins
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Home Office ‘positive’ about shopworker protection

Home Office Minister Victoria Atkins (pictured) has hosted representatives from the retail sector for a top-level industry summit...

Spar Tarbolton
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Gun pointed at shop worker

A store assistant was threatened with a gun as she started her shift on Sunday morning (December 2)....

Houses of Parliament
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Public backs legal protection for shopworkers

A new poll has revealed that 85% of UK adults surveyed agree that “the government owes a duty...

Scotmid store
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Scotmid supports Crimestoppers’ ‘CommuniTea’ gatherings

With crime – especially violence towards shopworkers – a hot topic for retailers at the moment, Scotmid has...

Frank Woods, NFU Mutual
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Scots are UK’s friendliest people towards shopworkers

New research has found that Scottish people are the friendliest in the UK towards retail and hospitality staff....

Mike Mitchelson and Justice Minister Rory Stewart
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Justice Minister hears independent retailers’ concerns about retail crime

NFRN National President Mike Mitchelson (pictured left) spelled out the impact that retail crime has on independent retailers...

Woodlands Local vaping range
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A long-overdue positive month in Woodlands Local

It’s been a long time coming but last month was a very positive one in Woodlands Local for...