Tag: crime

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...

Shopworker stacking shelves
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Usdaw survey reveals violence, threats and abuse against shopworkers is still a big problem

John Hannett, General Secretary of shopworkers union Usdaw, has revealed the results of the union’s Freedom From Fear...

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Shopworkers’ union anger at government stance on violent crime

Usdaw, the shopworkers’ union, has reacted with dismay to Chris Grayling’s failure to rule out cuts to the...