Tag: preventing shoplifting


Preventing Shoplifting by Amplifying Risk

Preventing Shoplifting by Amplifying Risk

What’s the best way to discourage a thief? Retailers regularly take advantage of expert consultants and the latest technological solutions to protect their merchandise. But some of these outside “solutions” don’t solve the problem of retail theft at all. Preventing shoplifting may be as simple as influencing the decision to   Read More


Alternatives for Preventing Retail Theft

Alternatives for Preventing Retail Theft

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Lucia Summers, PhD, is an assistant professor in the School of Criminal Justice at Texas State University. Her specialist research areas include the spatio-temporal patterns of crime, offender spatial decision making, and situational crime prevention. Dr. Summers received her PhD in criminology from University College London in 2012.

Research into   Read More


Companies now hiring loss prevention supervisors

Several companies are now hiring loss prevention supervisors in various U.S. locations. LP supervisors or managers are the LP employees who supervise loss prevention agents and store detectives in their duties of preventing shoplifting, fraud and vandalism, as well as ensuring the safety and security of shoppers.

LP supervisors plan and   Read More


Companies now hiring loss prevention agents

Several companies are currently seeking to hire loss prevention agents around the country. LP agents, also known as loss prevention officers or store detectives, are generally responsible for preventing shoplifting, fraud and vandalism, as well as ensuring the safety and security of shoppers.

LP agents, unlike security guards, do not wear   Read More