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Techie1 + posted a topic in Real World NewsA John Lewis security guard lost his job after video showed him dragging a customer out of a shop by his neck. https://metro.co.uk/2019/08/26/john-lewis-security-guard-drags-new-dad-neck-shops-baby-clothes-10632125/ Even if he was using abusive and threatening language (which he says he wasn't) presumably dragging him out of the store by the neck is a complete no no? Doesn't seem like a proportionate use of force? Plus shouldn't the guard be carrying out a citizen's arrest and retaining him rather than dragging him out of the store if he's done something illegal??? T
sparkydale posted a topic in UK Policing NewsA security guard has been arrested on suspicion of manslaughter after an alleged shoplifter he tackled was fatally injured by bottles he was carrying. The 30-year-old suffered "significant injury" and a cardiac arrest in the altercation in The Shires car park in Trowbridge on Thursday afternoon. He was treated by paramedics but died at the scene, police said. The 20-year-old security guard, from Trowbridge, was arrested shortly after. Det Ch Insp Jeremy Carter said: "He tackled the suspected shoplifter causing a number of glass bottles he was concealing to smash. "Th
A police officer leaves the scene of Hatton Garden Safe Deposit Ltd which was hit in a raid over the Bank Holiday weekend A gang of jewellery thieves tore through a wall of a safety deposit box firm in London's jewellery district and looted its contents over the Bank Holiday weekend. Hundreds of boxes of dealers' jewellery and watches were broken into in the raid on Hatton Garden Safe Deposit Ltd, in the exclusive part of London, home to the capital's most prestigious jewellery firms. According to a source, a rear wall was k