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Motorists should 'pay for fuel in advance' to end drive-off thefts

Retailers have the ability to make it happen, says policing lead.

Deterrent: Fit all petrol pumps with pre-pay devices, says CC Simon Cole

Deterrent: Fit all petrol pumps with pre-pay devices, says CC Simon Cole

Date - 6th November 2018
By - Nick Hudson - Police Oracle
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Tens of thousands of petrol thefts from forecourts could be “designed out in 30 seconds”, policing leaders maintain. Making motorists pre-pay for their fuel to combat ‘bilking’ – filling a car and driving off without...
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