store detective

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a private detective employed by a merchant to stop pilferage

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Now New Look has said it has suspended the store detective pending a full investigation.
Shoplifting gang boss Annette Daniel is suspected of wearing a burqa to hide her identity from store detectives.
JAILED Wayne Davison pulled a knife on a store detective as he made off with a TV
Prosecutor Sue Jacobs said Peckover, 23, confronted a store detective, spat in his face and punched him to the head, causing him "transient pain".
Store detective Terry Allsopp saw Davison brazenly walk out of Asda in Blyth with a boxed television under his arm.
A woman claiming to be a store detective approached her, claiming there was a problem with her change and demanding she return to the store - promising to look after the children while Maggie got on a escalator to see the manager.
A woman claiming to be a store detective approached the mum of three, telling her there was a problem with her change and demanding she return to the store.
One store detective guarded the gun while police moved in to arrest the man.
Although Lefebvre always considered herself an electronics junkie--as a child she would take apart clocks and appliances in her parents' home and then reassemble the various parts--she began her professional career as a store detective for a department store chain in Montreal.
Transactis' Virtual Store Detective enables retailers to interact with their customers in real-time in order to reduce the risk of fraudulent transactions.
A MAN has appeared in court accused of assaulting a store detective who had tried to stop him from shoplifting.
Betty had only been in the store five minutes when she was approached by a young smartlooking woman of about thirty, who told her she was a store detective, and what's more, this woman knew Betty's surname.
She may be clever enough to create a distraction by planting a stolen item on another woman which sets off the alarm, but she's nabbed by a store detective (above).
The man turned out to be a store detective who she then assaulted when he gave chase after she had stolen three bottles of perfume from a display.
But serial shoplifter Wayne Davison stepped up to a frightening level when he pulled a knife on a store detective.