Do armed security guards require more regulation? Should there be a national standard for background checks? Is there a national clearinghouse for armed security guards? Is mental health … [Read more...]
Nightclub Security Bouncer Job Description and Training Requirements
Nightclub security bouncer job description and security duties. What are the duties of nightclub security and bouncers? Are nightclub security personnel adequately trained? How are club … [Read more...]
Comic Con Security – Super Hero Villain Zombie Special Event Security
Comic-Con security plan requires creativity and attitude in San Diego. Comic book characters, superheroes, villains, and zombies. Downtown San Diego Convention Center location. High … [Read more...]
Store Exit Bag Checks – Can Retail Store Security Search my Bag?
Store exit bag checks are a local store policy where an employee or security guard will check customer purchases against their receipt at the door. This radical loss prevention tactic is usually used … [Read more...]
Shoplifter Profiling – Do Retail Loss Prevention Agents Use Profiling?
Shoplifter Profiling. The media often asks me if retail store loss-prevention agents use “profiling” tactics as a means of determining which customers are most likely to steal. The answer is … [Read more...]
Shoplifting Excessive Force – How Not to Make a Shoplifter Detention
Shoplifting excessive force. I witnessed a classic example of excessive force against a petty theft shoplifter. The shoplifter fell after a head tackle and was in obvious pain. He was bleeding … [Read more...]