thieving


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No thieving band would be complete without a police nemesis, which is where inspector Carmelita Fox comes in.
What was especially evident in the 1950s was that thieving had, in fact, become a way of life, even an occupation passed from father to son.
The original meeting referred to by me was called with a view to putting an end to the stock thieving that was prevalent.