From the Forum – Shoplifting at the Soviet Safeway in Dupont

2394557754_451ff8d2b8_z

Shoplifting at the Soviet Safeway in Dupont:

“I went to Safeway to find a neighborhood friend completely flabbergasted. Apparently she watched a Safeway employee talk to several men outside who generally hang out. The employee went back inside and basically turned an eye as his “friends” made off with hands full of items.

My friend witnessed this and was completely outraged that so many employees did absolutely nothing, and that one of the Safeway employees knew and possibly aided in this ransack.

My friend talked to several employees who basically said that they can’t do anything- they aren’t security and past attempts to have security were apparently balked by customers. So now they just let this happen on a seemingly regular basis.

I’m left to think that we are the ones who are paying in increased prices for this kind of theft. If the entire staff is complacent is it stupid to call the cops to investigate?”

You can see all forum topics and add your own here.

Recent Stories

Yesterday there were 49,930 total positives. explore all the official D.C. data here From the Mayor’s Office: “The District’s reported data for Thursday, July 22, 2021 includes 43 new positive…

Thanks to Maggie for sending from “Columbia Heights, grew some peppers and made a pepper string to decorate her kitchen.” As the season progresses please send your great garden hauls…

From DDOT: “As more Washingtonians hit the streets this summer, Mayor Bowser and the District Department of Transportation (DDOT) are planning a virtual summer road trip for residents as part…

If you have any animal/pet photos you’d like to share please send an email to princeofpetworth(at)gmail(dot)com with ‘Animal Fix’ in the title and say the name of your pet and…

×

Subscribe to our mailing list