About the Author

Barry Grant

Barry Grant is director of asset protection for CVS/Pharmacy. He has over eleven years of retail loss prevention experience, starting as a store detective for JCPenney and becoming director of loss prevention for three different Fortune 500 retailers. Grant has spoken at industry seminars on small-box and specialty loss prevention strategies. He holds a criminal justice degree from the University of Memphis as well as an advanced certification in scientific content analysis from the Laboratory for Scientific Interrogation.

Articles by Barry Grant

Solving Multiple-Suspect Thefts

Employee Theft

Solving Multiple-Suspect Thefts

Early in my career, I investigated many multiple-suspect thefts with a less than satisfactory case resolution. Not being able to identify the primary culprit from the honest associate made this a frustrating task. A case in point: I investigated a deposit totaling well over $10,000 that was discovered missing during