Tag: the loss prevention foundation


Deterring Determined Offenders

Okay, it’s not just complicated; it’s complex. At least that’s the opinion expressed by some tweeters recently. The “Twitterland” consensus seemed to suggest controlling crime is often more difficult than handling some medical pathologies such as broken bones. Here’s their reasoning: with some exceptions, setting a broken leg now and   Read More


Reflecting on the Evolution of Retail Security

Reflecting on the Evolution of Retail Security

EDITOR’S NOTE: Paul Jones, LPC, is the new director of asset protection and risk management at CKE Restaurants Holdings, Inc. The 25-year retail veteran started his career at Jordan Marsh and Mervyns before moving into management roles at Luxottica Retail, Sunglass Hut, and Limited Brands where he was senior vice   Read More


Women of Loss Prevention

Women of Loss Prevention

As we reported in our recent May-June edition, the Women of Loss Prevention survey, sponsored by Tyco Retail Solutions and Protos Security, offered a comprehensive look at how women view their current roles in our industry, how they feel they are perceived as industry professionals, the role they feel gender   Read More


I Have a Business Deal for You

I Have a Business Deal for You

On a couple of occasions, I have mentioned my brother. Here goes another brother story.

He was a unique person—a highly decorated soldier in the Vietnam War, a bartender, a forklift operator, a pool hustler, and a champion dart thrower. He had no checkbook or credit cards and did not have   Read More