shopbreaking

shopbreaking

(ˈʃɒpˌbreɪkɪŋ)
n
(Law) the act of breaking into a shop
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Florrie Sullivan, two months' labour for shopbreaking <B
Florrie Sullivan was given two months of hard |labour for shopbreaking in May 1904
From time to time a spate of offences would occur, ranging from wilful or criminal damage and vandalism to burglary, housebreaking and shopbreaking. As policemen, our pride was hurt for not having been able to prevent such occurences.