Tag: racial profiling


Vital Elements of a Crisis Management Plan

Vital Elements of a Crisis Management Plan

Does your company have a crisis management plan? Are roles explicitly defined, responsibilities clearly understood, and protocols outlined for effective crisis response? Who should be contacted, how do we reach them, and how soon should we notify them? Is your organization prepared to effectively manage a crisis situation?

The first step   Read More


Fifteen Years of Loss Prevention, Part 3

Fifteen Years of Loss Prevention, Part 3

Here we are at the third and final installment of the first fifteen years of Loss Prevention magazine. I had indicated in the first two articles that part of the third article would include a future look at some of the most important loss prevention technologies and practices such as   Read More


Cold Heads, Warm Hearts, and Social Media

Cold Heads, Warm Hearts, and Social Media

The nature of our role in loss prevention forces us to focus on many of the negative aspects often associated with social media. From the malware that slows our computers and corrupts our systems, to the spiders that grab our information and track our habits, to the criminal elements looking   Read More


Racial Profiling Continues to Give the Retail Industry a Black Eye

Racial Profiling Continues to Give the Retail Industry a Black Eye

That lightning-rod phrase that will make the best loss prevention professional cringe—racial profiling—has hit the news again as we enter the height of the holiday shopping season. In late October, NBA Milwaukee Bucks player John Henson was refused service at a Wisconsin jewelry store.

According to Henson’s Instagram account of the   Read More