Police reveal 'zero-tolerance' plan to combat shoplifting

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Shoplifting and retail crimes will be treated like organised crime as per the new Retail Crime Action Plan unveiled by the National Police Chiefs Council.

The plan sets out how police should respond to and investigate thefts against convenience stores and other retail businesses, as well as advice for retailers on how to provide the best possible evidence for police to pursue a case.

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