Australians resorting to theft amid high cost-of-living

By William Ton
Updated October 23 2023 - 10:00am, first published 9:56am
Over the past year, the average Australian monthly grocery bill has risen by seven per cent to $740. (Glenn Campbell/AAP PHOTOS)
Over the past year, the average Australian monthly grocery bill has risen by seven per cent to $740. (Glenn Campbell/AAP PHOTOS)

Some Australians are turning to low-level crime to survive, as households buckle under the soaring cost-of-living.

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