Tag: crime

Antony Begley
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Friends and colleagues: support the Protection of Workers consultation

Let’s face it, if you work in a shop in Scotland you already know that abuse, threats and...

Pete Cheema
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Time to crush the epidemic of in-store crime

Scotland is in the grip of a wave of shoplifting which often involves violence and verbal abuse towards...

Policeman
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SGF launches crime survey

The Scottish Grocers Federation has launched its 2017 retail crime survey. It's vital that as many retailers as possible complete...

SGF forum lineup
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Pushing retail up the political agenda

SGF’s recent hustings event attracted a top class panel of speakers from all the main political parties which...

Asad Shah
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SGF dismay following shopkeeper’s murder

The Scottish Grocers' Federation has expressed its utter dismay at the horrific murder of Glasgow shopkeeper Asad Shah...

Kevin Scott
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It’s time to protect our shop workers

Like everyone in the room at the SGF Crime Seminar, I was horrified by the graphic footage of...

CCTV image of assault
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The beginning of the end of retail crime?

As the Scottish Grocers’ Federation reveals that 92% of retailers are the victims of shop theft, and launches...

Kste Thomson
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Retail Crime Seminar calls for shop workers to be given same protection as emergency services

In 2015 92% of retailers experienced some form of shop theft. That was one of the shocking statistics...

Scottish Parliament building
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Shops held up as newsagents discuss retail crime with MSPs

As independent retailers met politicians at the Scottish Parliament to discuss concerns about soaring incidents of retail crime,...

Dodgy geezer unloading van
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Illicit trade seminar discusses dangers of internet trading

The fight against the illicit trade has been boosted further with an industry seminar held in Edinburgh today...