In this episode of LPRC CrimeScience: The Weekly Review, Dr. Read Hayes, Tom Meehan, and Tony D’Onofrio gives a breakdown of LPRC initiatives, vaccines & therapeutics, the Twitter cyber-attack, social engineering, cyber-security during COVID-19, 2020 murder rates, Amazon’s sales data and innovation, the top 5 surveilled cities, COVID-19 related deaths by population, new store openings,  and much more.

In this episode of LPRC CrimeScience: The Weekly Review, featured guest John-Pierre “JP” Kamel, RFID specialist, joins Dr. Read Hayes, Tom Meehan, and Tony D’Onofrio to discuss RFID as a data collection tool and how the COVID-19 pandemic has affected its role in retail and loss prevention.  Tune in to also learn about LPRC initiatives, ransomware, VPNs & leaked data, recent nation-state cyberattacks, Amazon’s online market share, the rise in mobile and voice online shopping, and top retail technologies in use.

John-Pierre “JP” Kamel is a retail, Omni-channel, and RFID specialist. He is a recognized leader in the Canadian and US RFID and Mobility communities and brings over 20 years of enterprise strategy and solutions integration experience, primarily focused on RFID, Omni-Channel, wireless and mobility solutions. Over the past 10 years, JP’s work has been primarily focused on working with retailers, brands, and 3PLs to develop comprehensive RFID and Omni-channel strategies and ultimately helping them build robust and profitable programs.

In this episode of LPRC CrimeScience, we welcome Dr. Bryanna Fox, Associate Professor in the Department of Criminology and Faculty Affiliate of the Florida Mental Health Institute at the University of South Florida. She joins Dr. Read Hayes to discuss burglaries, latent class analysis, law enforcement, offender and event profiling, the history and evolution of profiling, and much more.

In this episode of LPRC CrimeScience: The Weekly Review, Dr. Read Hayes, Tom Meehan, and Tony D’Onofrio discuss LPRC initiatives, face masks, the retail data this week, store closures, inventory distortion, supply chain issues, NRF’s shrink survey results, open-source intelligence, hacking trends during COVID-19, multi-factor authentication, and much more.

In this episode of LPRC CrimeScience: The Weekly Review, we welcome featured guest, Basia Pietrawska, Vice President of Consulting and Analytics at CAP Index. She joins Dr. Read Hayes, Tom Meehan, and Tony D’Onofrio to discuss LPRC initiatives, COVID-19 & rioting effects on crime rates in major U.S. cities (crimes against persons & property crimes),  mobile fraud, curbside pickup, online marketplaces, clipboard data privacy, online spending data, police spending survey results, password breaching, and activities and their risk levels in contracting COVID-19.

In order to accurately represent the wide-reaching content of this podcast, we have changed the COVID-19 Series name to The Weekly Review. Read Hayes, Tom Meehan, and Tony D’Onofrio discuss LPRC initiatives, global consumer trends, new shopping channels, pandemic hoarding, the new rules of retail, healthcare cyberattacks,  online banking risks, hackers utilizing data, shoplifters weaponizing COVID-19, and much more.

In this LPRC CrimeScience COVID-19 Series episode, Read Hayes, Tom Meehan, and Tony D’onofrio discuss LPRC initiatives, face masks in retail, government approval rates during COVID-19, 5G, discretionary spending, business reopenings, cyber security attacks, online forums, and more.

In this LPRC CrimeScience COVID-19 Series episode, Read Hayes, Tom Meehan, and Tony D’onofrio discuss LPRC initiatives, mask requirements, contact tracing & privacy, credit card fraud, Australia’s state-based cyber attack, global retail sales data, and the relationship between physical stores & online shopping.

In this special LPRC CrimeScience COVID-19 Series episode, Read Hayes, Tom Meehan, and Tony D’onofrio are joined by featured guest Robert Locke, Senior Vice President of Corporate Development at Johnson Controls and LPRC Board Member, to give his take on the future of retail, the need for innovation and quality team members for businesses, and computer vision & other emerging technologies. Our co-hosts also discuss LPRC initiatives, phone scams, dark web forums, civil disturbance, open-source intelligence gathering, and this week’s global retail data, including revenue projections & the forecast for online sales.

In this LPRC CrimeScience COVID-19 Series episode, Read Hayes, Tom Meehan, and Tony D’onofrio discuss LPRC initiatives, fake donation pages, coupon scams, social media monitoring, product return data, return fraud, cashless transactions, and much more.