‘Tis The Season For Shoplifting

Monday, 26th November 2018 at 6:39pm

Mail Online brings a story from Down Under, with complete relevance to us Poms, as it reports that, in Australia, nearly a third of all items are stolen over the Christmas period.

Thieves target stores for new-release goods or to impress friends whilst entertaining, with shoplifting professionals taking advantage of crowded, busy shops and selling stolen goods online.

Cosmetics, meat, alcohol, anything that can be given as gifts and high-value resale products like baby formula milk are the most stolen items.

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