Sgt Mick Urwin, from Durham Constabulary's harm reduction unit, said: "Underage sales of alcohol
is an issue we take extremely seriously.
Middlesbrough Council said in a report that "although none of the incidents could be directly attributable" to the Middis Mini Market, "there was evidence of problems of anti-social behaviour and underage sales of alcohol
in the vicinity".
Underage booze sales dropping UNDERAGE sales of alcohol
are being driven down, according to a new report on the Challenge 25 scheme.
Trading standards officers spoke to Mr Kullar about avoiding underage sales of alcohol
and he put an action plan into place to ensure staff were trained.
Putting this performance into context, Serve Legal works with a number of leading supermarket chains and convenience-store operators, helping them to tackle underage sales of alcohol
and carrying out regular testing to make sure staff are checking young people for ID and refusing service where necessary.
Robyn Lewis, drinks editor of trade magazine The Grocer, said: "There is a great deal of concern in the retail business about underage sales of alcohol
South Wales Police's Vale licensing officer, Pc Dave Barrett, said: "Police have been working in partnership with the council to tackle problems surrounding underage sales of alcohol
and believe that a united presence from the pubs will be a stepping stone in reducing the problem."
The campaign, Tackling Underage Sales of Alcohol
To Children - or TUSAC for short, has been funded by most of the Area Committees throughout Kirklees who are eager to do something to tackle the problem in their areas.
Only eight per cent of the outlets made at least two sales and 0.8 per cent made three sales, according to the Home Office-funded Tackling Underage Sales of Alcohol
Of 2,683 "problematic" premises, 1,064 made at least one sale of alcohol to a minor, says the Home Office-funded Tackling Underage Sales of Alcohol
Meanwhile, the Home Office Tackling Underage Sales of Alcohol
Campaign found almost one in five premises it targeted sold drink to under-18s.
The TUSAC (Tackling Underage Sales of Alcohol
Campaign) tests were backed by Home Office funding.