Retail Security

security officer job description

Day One of the NRF PROTECT Conference Addresses a Wide Range of Retail Security...

With the National Retail Federation’s SVP of Communities Vicki Cantrell announcing a 30 percent increase in retailers represented with 200 exhibitors in the expo...
Loss Prevention Technology

USS Launches Platform for Analog-to-IP Conversion

On the first day of NRF Protect conference, USS unveiled its new open-architecture platform that promises to bridge the gap between analog and IP...

From Alarm Monitoring to Crisis Management

Civil protest by day became decidedly uncivil by night in Ferguson, Missouri, following the grand jury decision not to indict the police officer involved...
Loss Prevention Equipment, video surveillance laws, ORC methods

No Training, No ROI

EDITOR'S NOTE: Loss prevention leaders are looking for solutions that are both affordable and capable of meeting the escalating demands of the business, but...

2012 National Retail Security Survey—First Glance at the Results

I am back in the saddle again after undergoing hip replacement surgery this past summer. That is why you did not see me at the...

Crime Control in Singapore

During this past fall semester, I was on an academic sabbatical. This is a time when professors are temporarily relieved of their everyday teaching...

Mall Security and LP—Communication Is the Watchword

With people's focus drawn to the economy, they are naturally looking around for something to laugh at, and mall security is handy. But security...
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Protecting the International Business Traveler

Almost five years have passed since writing “Personal Safety While Traveling Abroad on Business” for the September-October 2003 issue of LP Magazine. Over this relatively short...
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Transforming LP and Operations at Zale Corporation

As technologies evolve in the world, so often do the ways that organizations do business. When George Slicho, senior vice president at Zale Corporation, decided...
Surviving the Star Trek—How to Plan a Safe and Successful Celebrity Event

Surviving the Star Trek: How to Plan a Safe and Successful Celebrity Event

As a retail loss prevention manager, enjoying a sports figure on ESPN is one thing; hosting that sports figure at the department store where...

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Get your FREE "Optimizing Your Employee Theft Policy" Guide

Promoting a culture of honesty requires implementing a strong employee theft policy and internal awareness program.

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Get your FREE "What is Loss Prevention?" Guide

Read this report to discover the history of retail security and get a glimpse at the rapidly evolving loss prevention profession.

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Get your FREE "Issues with ORC and Shoplifting" Guide

The safety of store associates, customers, and millions of dollars in potential litigation rely upon understanding these issues.

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Get your FREE "CCTV, Alarms, and Security Training" Guide

This report shows how CCTV/video and alarm systems can enhance the safety and security of retail locations.