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Having discovered stock losses I have withheld the full
Having discovered stock losses I have withheld the full retail value from the final holiday pay of the two employees responsible who had been living together on the premises. Am I obliged to inform po… read more
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My partner has over the course of 2 1/2 years been making regular
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. I am an internal theft and was caught a few days ago. Admit my stealing to my boss. i
. I am an internal theft and was caught a few days ago. Admit my stealing to my boss. i resigned and signed a paper that I am paying back the amount but he called the police anyway.I know what I was d… read more
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Hello. I have been caught stealing money and stock from where
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Hi, I am being accused of stealing large amounts of money
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I have been really silly at work and taken some cash. We invoice
I have been really silly at work and taken some cash. We invoice the customers for work carried out and some of the ones that paid in cash I kept the money and credited back the invoice. I know I have… read more
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My nephew is owed six weeks wages from working in a pub. The
My nephew is owed six weeks wages from working in a pub. The manager is said to have been arrested at Heathrow with £50,000 in cash en route to Vietnam. The firm managing the pub say they are not liab… read more
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I work for a small-business owner in the UK. I stole £200 from
I work for a small-business owner in the UK. I stole £200 from the cash-box at work last week - (I needed to money to pay for tube travel until I am paid at the end of the month, and I was planning to… read more
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Jo C.
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i have recently been made redundant. I had set up my own company
i have recently been made redundant. I had set up my own company in the same line of business and my employer knew that i had. He made me redundant because i was trading in a small way. I did not have… read more
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three years ago my brother wrote a letter to his employer to
three years ago my brother wrote a letter to his employer to say that he had stole 8500 pounds from them over the period of a year to fund his gambling addiction. obviously his employer wasnt happy bu… read more
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I used to work in a public house for a period of 3 yrs, I left
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i stole some money from an employer which i admitted to , he
i stole some money from an employer which i admitted to , he asked for ten thousand pounds to keep quiet and not go to police and put an end to the matter .i paid this , now he has come back to me for… read more
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We need to let an employee go and he is within his first two
We need to let an employee go and he is within his first two years employment. There are three employees who all do a similar job. We will replace one with a part time lady. The one we wish to choose … read more
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My fianc was arrested for stealing from his employment (a
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hi there i was wondering if you can help going back 3 weeks
hi there i was wondering if you can help going back 3 weeks ago i got arrested on sirspenion on theft at my work place but all the police got of me is going to the cash point to get same money out. th… read more
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i have been given a final written warning for theft & embezzlement
i have been given a final written warning for theft & embezzlement of company money for 1 year. The reason for theft & embezzlement is that i had 37 hours payment extra in my wages over a two month pe… read more
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I have just realised that a manager (employee) of mine has been using his Business Debit & Credit card for his own personal use as well as obtaining Cash from the accounts. I have cancelled his busine… read more
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