CCTV image of shoplifter
Media playback is unsupported on your device
Video

UK shoplifting has grown say police forces

Several police forces say growing numbers of people are turning to shoplifting out of desperation because of the economic downturn in Britain.

Forces in Glasgow, Manchester, and South Yorkshire were among those to notice the trend. UK Affairs Correspondent Chris Buckler reports from Rotherham.

  • 18 Dec 2012