Growing Up, My Mum Taught Me How to Steal to Survive
"We even hid clothes under the baby in her stroller without anyone noticing."
The Students Using Self Check-Out to Rob Supermarkets
"With my own money I could maybe buy a baguette and a tub of hummus per day, certainly no smoothies or sushi."
The Security Guards Letting People Steal Food
“Would people really be stealing baby milk if they didn't have to?”
A Hacker Explains How to Shoplift
At the HOPE hacking conference, researcher MakeItHackin explained their deep dive into the world of security tags.
She Tried to Steal $15 Pants as a Teen. The Fines Devastated Her Family.
The U.S. is finally reconsidering whether the massive fines and fees often levied against children and their families are fair.
Anti-Capitalist Teens Are Sharing Shoplifting Tips on TikTok
Gen Z are sharing their stealing tips to punish chain stores and "problematic" businesses.
Turns Out You Can Get Lifetime Bans from Weirder Places than Bars
Sure, a committed bouncer can get you chucked out of a pub. But what does it take to get barred from, say, theatres or shops?
A Thief Apologised for Stealing From Woolworths After 43 Years
The guilt gets you in the end.
Feds Take Down 'Violent' $20 Million Shoplifting Ring
Some of the group's 22 members allegedly almost ran over an Abercrombie & Fitch employee and knocked down a baby stroller during their decade-long crime spree.
10 Questions You Always Wanted to Ask an Off-Licence Owner
"Once, the National Front popped in to intimidate us, but my mum chased them down the street, brandishing a stick, calling them 'white monkeys'."
Men Accused of Shoplifting $18K of Groceries From Hip Brooklyn Food Coop
The Park Slope Food Coop currently has more than 17,000 members, who are each required to work a two-hour-and-45-minute shift at the store every month.
Arkansas Player Suspended from Belk Bowl for 'Alleged Shoplifting Attempt' at Belk Store
Jeremy Sprinkle allegedly tried to take items valued in excess of the gift card all players got to spend at the Belk store.