On this LPRC CrimeScience COVID-19 Series episode, we are joined by featured guest Gus Downing of Downing & Downing. Tune in to hear our discussion on current crime data, how COVID-19 is changing retail in the short & long term, risks & vulnerabilities, LPRC initiatives, and much more.
This LPRC CrimeScience episode, featuring Van Carney, Director of Loss Prevention, Safety and Security at Domino’s Pizza, covers food delivery and its evolution, COVID-19’s effects on business, driver safety, and how companies protect their employees and customers.
In this week’s overview, Tom Meehan (CONTROLTEK) talks online vulnerabilities, Tony D’Onofrio (TD Insights) discusses the state of retail in the US, and Dr. Read Hayes (LPRC) covers the LPRC initiatives related to the COVID-19 pandemic.
The LPRC would like to introduce our new series of COVID-19 CrimeScience episodes. In each weekly overview, Tom Meehan (CONTROLTEK) will talk vulnerabilities in technology, Tony D’Onofrio (TD Insights) will discuss the new normal from current events, and Dr. Read Hayes (LPRC) will cover the LPRC initiatives related to the pandemic.
As a response to the current pandemic, the LPRC is providing retailers and practitioners with a COVID-19 resources page. This landing page includes: Our most recent webinar, COVID-19: How Retail Offenders Take Advantage of Crisis Situations Our special CrimeScience episode, COVID-19 and Retail’s Forecast Federal and state resources COVID-19 Initiatives Calendar Access to our ongoing projects News and […]
This episode will cover global retail lessons, how COVID-19 affects LP/AP, transformational strategies, and the retail forecast for the rest of 2020. Also included are upcoming LPRC initiatives and the resources the research team will provide to help retailers and practitioners, hosted by Dr. Read Hayes (LPRC), featuring Tony D’onofrio (TD Insights).
In Part 1 of this episode, Dr. Ron Clarke, renowned criminologist and recipient of the Stockholm Prize of Criminology, discusses the evolution of Situational Crime Prevention, opportunity reduction techniques, the British government’s criminology research department – the Home Office, and more, with host Dr. Read Hayes (LPRC).
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Please welcome Diego Rodriguez to the LPRC team! As S2P Coordinator, Diego is responsible for the breakdown and release of research to members, through channels such as Working Groups and learning modules. Diego graduated from the University of Florida in 2019 with a Bachelor of Science in Psychology, Bachelor of Arts in Criminology, and a […]
Please join us in welcoming Logan Brown to the LPRC team! As the Innovate Project Coordinator, Logan will be facilitating projects within the LPRC Innovate program, and maintaining and evolving our new lab space. Logan graduated from the University of Florida with a Bachelor of Science in Psychology and a minor in Innovation in […]
LPRC director Dr. Read Hayes was recently interviewed by NBC News about how Amazon’s Ring doorbells have affected porch piracy. Read what he has to say in this in-depth article here.
The Fear of Crime webinar, presented by Research Team Leader Kenna Carlsen, is now available in the Knowledge Center! Learn about trends in fear of crime, including identifying those individuals who report the most fear, and understanding common factors influencing it. Click here to watch.
Congratulations to our director, Dr. Read Hayes, for receiving the LPM Magpie Award! The LPM Magpie Awards offer a means to celebrate industry accomplishments on an ongoing basis. Learn more about the award, Read, and his accomplishments here.
This episode is a follow up to the Learning Lab from IMPACT 2019. We discuss the importance of retail collaboration with law enforcement with guests Detective Ryan McCazzio (GPD) and Daryl Blackmore (Rexall), and co-hosts Dr. Read Hayes (LPRC) and Tom Meehan (CONTROLTEK).
Gainesville, Florida. Release Date: 1/28/2020 The Loss Prevention Research Council (LPRC) has announced its plans to relocate its formerly named Research Lab by mid-March 2020. This mock store environment contains over one hundred technologies that aid in combating theft, fraud, and violence in the retail setting. The Research Lab will be known as […]
In this episode, our featured guest Dr. Ben Stickle (MTSU) discusses porch piracy, metal theft, and more, with co-hosts Dr. Read Hayes (LPRC) and Tom Meehan (CONTROLTEK).
In a special episode of CrimeScience, we feature insights from IMPACT veterans, industry partners, retailers, and technology partners on why LPRC IMPACT is the conference to attend! Would you like to be featured as a guest on the podcast? Please contact us at email@example.com to learn more!
Design Thinking is a technique that focuses on understanding the end-user through methods of thinking ‘outside of the box’. This consists of five phases that can be performed in a non-linear fashion – Empathize, Define, Ideate, Prototype, and Test. Empathize – get to know your user(s), and step beyond your assumptions about their needs. […]
In this episode of CrimeScience, Bob Moraca (NRF) talks about the National Retail Federation’s past, present, and future, as well as the responsibilities of retail, and more with co-hosts Dr. Read Hayes (LPRC) and Tom Meehan (CONTROLTEK).
Focusing solely on the on-shelf product is ineffective: there are many more layers to theft and the criminal behind the act. Building the Zones of Influence allows for more coverage of all aspects of crime prevention and the retail experience. The Zones emphasize how we establish sensors in, as well as deliver, efforts in […]