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NCJ Number: 64668 Find in a Library
Title: ARMED ROBBERY
Author(s): ANON
Corporate Author: Washington Office of the Attorney General
Washington Crime Watch
Temple of Justice
United States of America
Date Published: 1979
Sponsoring Agency: Harper and Row Media
Hagerstown, MD 21740
Not Available Through National Institute of Justice/NCJRS Document Loan Program
Rockville, MD 20849
Washington Office of the Attorney General
Olympia, WA 98504
Sale Source: Harper and Row Media
Order Fulfillment/Customer
2350 Virginia Avenue
Hagerstown, MD 21740
United States of America

Not Available Through National Institute of Justice/NCJRS Document Loan Program
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: THIS SLIDE-TAPE PROGRAM IS DESIGNED AS A TRAINING AID FOR MANAGERS AND EMPLOYEES OF GENERAL RETAIL STORES. IT ADDRESSES SECURITY PRECAUTIONS TO PREVENT OR DETER ROBBERIES, BUT DOES NOT COVER ROBBERIES OF BANKS.
Abstract: THE PROGRAM PRESENTS PREVENTION RECOMMENDATIONS SUCH AS EXTERIOR AND INTERIOR VISIBILITY, CASH CONTROL POLICY, AND OBSERVATION OF SUSPICIOUS PERSONS AND ALARMS. IT STRONGLY EMPHASIZES WAYS TO PROMOTE THE SAFETY OF EMPLOYEES AND CUSTOMERS DURING A ROBBERY. IT ALSO COVERS METHODS TO HELP IDENTIFY SUSPECTS, INCLUDING BAIT MONEY, HEIGHT MARKERS, WHAT EMPLOYEES SHOULD TRY TO NOTE ABOUT THE SUSPECT AND WEAPONS, AND OBSERVATION OF THE GETAWAY VEHICLE AND ROUTE. THE KIT CONTAINS 80 COLOR SLIDES, A 16-MINUTE AUDIO CASSETTE, AND A COMPANION BOOKLET. (AUTHOR ABSTRACT MODIFIED--PRG)
Index Term(s): Armed robbery; Business security; Crime prevention measures; Retail business crimes
Note: *This document is currently unavailable from NCJRS. THE KIT CONTAINS 80 COLOR SLIDES AND AN AUDIOCASSETTE.
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