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NCJ Number: 67519 Add to Shopping cart Find in a Library
Title: RETAIL SECURITY - A SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY
Corporate Author: National Institute of Justice/NCJRS
United States of America
Editor(s): M H CAPLAN; J T S DUNCAN; R MILLS
Date Published: 1981
Page Count: 40
Sponsoring Agency: National Institute of Justice (NIJ)
Washington, DC 20531
National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
National Institute of Justice/NCJRS
Rockville, MD 20849
Superintendent of Documents, GPO
Washington, DC 20402
US Dept of Justice NIJ Pub
Washington, DC 20531
Contract Number: J-LEAA-023-77
Sale Source: Superintendent of Documents, GPO
Washington, DC 20402
United States of America

National Institute of Justice/
NCJRS paper reproduction
Box 6000, Dept F
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
Type: Bibliography
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: RETAIL SECURITY IS THE SUBJECT OF THIS BIBLIOGRAPHY WITH ABSTRACTS. THE BIBLIOGRAPHY IS A REFERENCE FOR RETAILERS, PRIVATE SECURITY PERSONNEL, POLICE, AND PROSECUTORS. IT CONTAINS 108 CITATIONS.
Abstract: THE BOOKS, ARTICLES, REPORTS, AND AUDIOVISUAL MATERIALS CITED HAVE PUBLICATION DATES LARGELY FROM 1974 TO 1979. THEY ARE DIVIDED INTO THREE SEPARATE SECTIONS, ALTHOUGH SUBJECTS OVERLAP AND READERS ARE DIRECTED TO REVIEW ALL SECTIONS. THE NATURE AND EXTENT OF THE PROBLEM IS TREATED IN THE OPENING SECTION. UNDER THIS CATEGORY ARE LISTED STATISTICS AND GENERAL OVERVIEWS OF INTERNAL AND EXTERNAL CRIME. PREVENTIVE TECHNIQUES ARE ADDRESSED BY MATERIALS REFERENCED IN THE SECOND SECTION. SELECTIONS ARE INCLUDED WHICH DEAL WITH SECURITY MEASURES SUCH AS ALARM SYSTEMS, INVESTIGATIVE TECHNIQUES FOR GUARDING PREMISES, ETC.; METHODS FOR DETECTING AND DEALING WITH POTENTIALLY DISHONEST EMPLOYEES, PRE-EMPLOYMENT SCREENING, LIE DETECTOR TESTS, MORALE BUILDING, INTERNAL CONTROLS; AND OTHER PERTINENT INFORMATION. THE FINAL SECTION LISTS FILMS THAT ILLUSTRATE THE VULNERABILITY OF RETAIL BUSINESSES AND MEASURES THAT CAN BE TAKEN TO PREVENT EXTERNAL AND INTERNAL CRIME. ALL ENTRIES ARE CONTAINED IN THE NCJRS COLLECTION AND ARE ARRANGED WITHIN SECTIONS BY THEIR NCJRS NUMBER. SUBJECT, AUTHOR, AND TITLE INDEXES ARE PROVIDED, AS IS INFORMATION ON OBTAINING THE DOCUMENTS LISTED. (AUTHOR ABSTRACT MODIFIED)
Index Term(s): Audiovisual aids; Crimes against businesses; Employee theft; National Criminal Justice Reference Service (NCJRS); Retail business crimes; Shoplifting; White collar crime
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