Channel 4 was facing a police probe last night over a documentary featuring a thief showing how to shoplift. Detectives are considering whether to investigate the criminal activities seen in the programme on welfare claimants. The prolific shoplifter explains how to dodge security alarms and how to remove security tags from designer clothes without causing damage. Read more >>
Shoplifting is the crime of stealing goods from a shop/store by deliberately leaving without paying for them. • Operation Santa was launched over the Festive Period to 'deter' shoplifting in the town centre.