Shoplifters food scheme reviewed in Staffordshire
A scheme under which convicted shoplifters are given vouchers for food banks by the police is to be reviewed.
Police have been operating the system in Stoke-on-Trent since March.
The Police and Crime Commissioner for Staffordshire, Matthew Ellis, said it sent out the wrong message to criminals.
BBC Midlands Today's Bob Hockenhull reports.
12 Aug 2013
- From the section Birmingham & Black Country