Flood Safety Checklist

Surges are among the most incessant also, exorbitant cataclysmic events. Conditions that reason surges incorporate overwhelming or enduring precipitation for a few hours or days that soaks the ground. Streak surges happen all of a sudden because of quickly rising … Continued

Controlling Retail Shrink in Stores with No Loss Prevention

A question frequently asked by the typical retail customer—and even some loss prevention professionals just getting started in their careers—involves many of the smaller stores where they shop, and how shoplifting and other retail shrink concerns are managed in retail … Continued

When Tragedy Strikes the Loss Prevention Community

On the evening of April 10, 2016, a shoplifting suspect was attempting to steal three flatscreen televisions from a metro Atlanta Walmart when he was confronted by J.D. Ferguson, one of the store’s asset protection officers. As Ferguson approached the … Continued

Change School Crisis Response to Save More Lives

As the nation becomes more dangerous with gun violence, hate crimes and school shootings, we must determine how we can more effectively protect our children in what should be a safe haven. A reasonable and achievable solution is to change … Continued

6 Common Building Security Mistakes That You Must Avoid

In a commercial environment, building security is critical for protecting the occupants of the building and their property. Unfortunately, some elements of security are forgotten or assumed leading to huge losses. Insufficient security and lack of items like CCTV systems … Continued

5 Strategies to Mitigate the Impact of Workplace Violence

Workplace violence is an issue that is beginning to get more attention, but remains underreported and misunderstood. While a handful of shocking and high-profile incidents have the power to capture the public’s attention, the vast majority of incidents stay under … Continued

6 Considerations for a Safe Employee Dismissal

The benefit of well-trained security officers who can detect and react to situations cannot be overstated.One of the most stressful actions at any company can be the dismissal of an employee. They are not easy and are uncomfortable for everyone … Continued

The 2016 Security 500 Sector Reports

What are the critical issues and trends in your sector? How does your enterprise compare to your peers? These 17 Security 500 Sector Reports provide benchmarking data about budget changes, security leadership responsibilities, reporting structures and more. Get all industry … Continued