It takes a thief to catch a thief, Channel 5

Simon Abrahams has been editing on the Optomen series ‘It Takes A Thief To Catch A Thief’, which starts on Channel 5 at 8pm Thursday 6th March.

Master thief Richard Taylor has turned his life around and now wants to reverse the trend in shoplifting by advising retailers on how to beat the thieves at their own game. He and serving copper Will Davies are travelling around the country, demonstrating some of the scams that thieves use to grab the goods and some of the gaping holes in store security.

Editor: Simon Abrahams
Production Company: Optomen
Broadcaster: Channel 5