Theft from the person

Information pack covers both snatch and stealth theft and provides a profile of incidents, lessons learnt and examples of prevention campaigns.


Aimed at partners and at businesses in the night-time economy, this document offers advice on preventing TFTP, which ranges from pickpocketing to cycle theft.

It is illustrated with examples of past campaigns focussed on deterring offenders and the various messages developed to warn ‘at risk’ groups how to prevent this type of crime.