The number of security guards directly hired by retailers is expected to decline by 2.8 percent between 2014 and 2024, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics’ occupational outlook. Read More
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A man died Saturday following an incident at a Stop & Shop in Brooklyn, New York in what witnesses describe as an attempt to hold an accused shoplifter. Witnesses told CBS2 51-year-old Ralph Nimmons came into the store on Flatbush Avenue around 7:30 a.m. and was suspected of shoplifting. Customers said one Read More
The man accused of shooting a security guard late at night at a Northwest Side H-E-B has been identified as 31-year-old Charles Mayah. KSAT obtained his mugshot from the Bexar County Sheriff’s Office. Records show Mayah was arrested in 2016 on a charge of unlawful carrying of a weapon. He was out on bond and awaiting trial Read More
A growing body of research links loss prevention staff attitudes to the training they receive. How else should managers handle negativity in the workplace? Read More
By Liz Martinez
Shopping mall security is not a replacement for retail loss prevention programs. Mall security and LP have supporting missions, but they’re different missions.
A diagram of the ideal exchange of information and ideas wouldn’t look like a triangle, with shopping mall security, retail loss prevention, and local police at the three Read More