The Loss Prevention Research Council conducts more than 100 in-person interviews with active shoplifters each year. Much of what they say pertains to whether they see/get/fear a particular theft deterrent. Read More
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Here’s how one shoplifter assesses risk. “First things first—you want to know if they got what you want. The second factor is the risk involvement. The risk involvement will be security times cameras times employees times space times [other] customers.” Read More
When asked “What is a shoplifter?”, most readers of the LPM Insider probably have a pretty good idea of how to respond. I do too, but it’s interesting what you learn (or re-learn) when you actually do some research on the subject.
If you look up the definition of shoplifting, you Read More
It is a common misbelief among shoplifters that an individual must exit the store with unpurchased merchandise before being civilly liable for statutory civil damages. It is also a common misbelief among those shoplifters that if the merchandise is not physically damaged, they would not be liable for civil damages.The Read More
What started out a few years ago as a phenomenon that used social networking sites to gather a group of people in a public place to dance or perform another innocent form of entertainment has since evolved into a method of gathering together violent protesters—or thieves in pursuit of your Read More
By Nick Arenas
While society often imagines the shoplifter as someone stealing food or toiletries out of necessity to survive, often this is not the case. In fact, one study notes that socio-economic status is not an accurate predictor for potential shoplifting.
Many habitual shoplifters report stealing almost twice a week, and shoplifting is Read More
Director of Creative & Client Services, LPM Media Group, (NC)
LPM Media Group is looking for an organized and creative individual to support our growing business by providing custom publishing services to our clients through the delivery of print, digital, and mobile solutions for employee training, awareness, and communication campaigns. While Read More
Asset Protection Investigator, Saks Fifth Avenue, (MA)
Successful candidates are motivated self-starters that are eager to learn and excel in a fast paced work environment. Responsibilities for this position include internal, external and fraud investigations; Risk Management initiatives; internal auditing; awareness/training of store employees; development and implementation of shortage control strategies Read More
AP Executive Team Leader, Target, (VA)
As an Executive Team Leader – Assets Protection, you’ll take the lead as you… Keep our stores safe and secure against loss from theft and fraud Initiate investigations and interviews Assist with recruiting and hiring of the assets protection team Maintain positive working relationships with Read More