research product . Other ORP type . 2020

Abuse against shop workers has increased during the pandemic – it is time to take action to protect them

Taylor, Emmeline;
English
  • Published: 16 Dec 2020
  • Publisher: London School of Economics and Political Science
  • Country: United Kingdom
Abstract
Emmeline Taylor reports how attacks against shop workers have increased during the COVID-19 crisis, exacerbating an already problematic situation. Such incidents are often dismissed as ‘business crimes’ and therefore somehow victimless, rendering a change in the law necessary.
Subjects
free text keywords: JN101 Great Britain, RA0421 Public health. Hygiene. Preventive Medicine, HV Social pathology. Social and public welfare. Criminology
Related Organizations
Communities
COVID-19
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