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Synonyms for shoplifter

a thief who steals goods that are in a store

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POLICE want to speak to this man and woman after a supermarket manager suffered a head injury pursuing suspected shoplifters outside his own store.
He added: "Where a prolific shoplifter is unwilling to change their offending behaviour, the courts will be asked to issue a Criminal Behaviour Order.
They had to get special permission to access this database, and Clubb says it's well worth it for the information it provides to help them learn more about a suspected shoplifter after an incident.
A STORE worker had a glass bottle smashed over his head when he challenged three suspected shoplifters.
I'd much rather deter shoplifters from coming into the store than deal with the theft itself, there's already a big burden on police these days dealing with more serious crime.
Jill McDonnell says the shoplifter got away Tuesday.
Also, I'm sure many former and current retail workers like myself who have been abused, assaulted and had our jobs put at risk by serial shoplifters too lazy or uneducated to get a real job, will be disgusted by his remarks.
The third type of shoplifter has gotten a lot more press recently: "the professional shoplifter.
This not only makes it easier for legitimate customers to find someone to ask for help, but shows potential shoplifters that the store is well-staffed.
A PROLIFIC Northumberland shoplifter has been jailed.
A SHOPLIFTER who was caught by security guards in a Coventry store fell asleep before police could arrest him.
TALK One shoplifter was even described, by a copper no less, as a "loveable rogue", while Alan Fawcett was called a 'celebrity shoplifter' by the narrator, making him out to be some kind of hero with his clever methods.
POLICE releasedCCTVstills of a man they want to speak to after a shop assistant was threatened by a shoplifter.
While shoplifter and dishonest employee apprehensions increased 7.
A SHOPLIFTER has been banned from a city centre for SEVEN YEARS.