Alison Russell first shoplifted at the age of nine years old.
Alison Russell stopped shoplifting at the age of eighteen years old.
Alison trained as a nursery nurse, married, had two children and worked in childcare. In 1985 she started working in a Waitrose supermarket near her home in Buckinghamshire.
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