Definition of theft in English:
The action or crime of stealing: he was convicted of theft [count noun]: the latest theft happened at a garage
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- Other crimes such as burglaries and thefts from cars had decreased, he added.
- Scene of crime officers were alerted to the string of thefts when the crimes came to light on Monday.
- Police say most of the crimes have involved thefts of push bikes or from cars.
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