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Stretched forces not responding to 'horrific' volume of retail crime

Police chiefs have admitted they don't have enough officers to tackle soaring violence against shop workers.

At the limit: response teams are focusing on violent incidents against retailers

At the limit: response teams are focusing on violent incidents against retailers

Date - 28th April 2021
By - Chris Smith
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The number of assaults and other criminal incidents in shops has increased – and many more are going unreported. Members of the Home Affairs Select Committee were told neither forces nor central government have accurate national figures on...
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