Tag: crime

David Lonsdale
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Retail crime, as well as its cost, rockets

The British Retail Consortium has published its latest annual Retail Crime Survey which reveals the number of violent...

Pete Cheema
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Co-operation key to cracking retail crime epidemic

Last month’s SGF annual Crime Seminar (6 February 2020) saw the launch of the Scottish Crime Report and...

Pete Cheema
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MSPs urged to support shopworkers

SGF’s Chief Executive Pete Cheema has given evidence (3 March) to the Scottish Parliament on the proposed Protection...

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NFRN demands action in wake of fresh crime stats

The Federation of Independent Retailers (NFRN) has called for immediate action over new statistics which highlight a significant...

Shoplifter
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SGF Retail Crime Report reveals shoplifting ‘pandemic’

Convenience stores in Scotland continue to bear the brunt of retail crime. That was the clear message from...

Hay Drive Convenience Store
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Racist gang hospitalises retailer

An Edinburgh retailer required hospital treatment after he and his brother were subjected to a racially motivated attack...

Paddy Lillis
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Respect for Shopworkers Week reveals extent of in-store abuse

Shopworkers’ trade union Usdaw launched its annual Respect for Shopworkers Week (11 to 17 November) with statistics from...

Daniel Johnson MSP
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Protection of Workers Bill lodged with Scottish Parliament

Scottish Grocers Federation has welcomed a “once-in-a- generation opportunity” to create a safer working environment for retailers. Daniel...

Londis Craigash Road
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Till stolen from Milngavie store

Police are hunting two men who stole the till from a store in Milngavie in broad daylight. The...

usave fascia
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Greenock shopworkers robbed at gunpoint

A 15-year-old boy was left badly shaken up when the USave store he was working in was held...