CrimeScience – The Weekly Review: Episode 24 with Dr. Read Hayes, Tony D’Onofrio, Tom Meehan, and Guest Joseph Skorupa

This podcast originally appears in the LPRC website. Joe Skorupa, Editorial Director for RIS News, joins us this week to provide insight into what retailers are thinking and doing during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, and how the upcoming holiday season could play out in this unprecedented time, including his suggestions on how to succeed. Our […]

CrimeScience – The Weekly Review: Episode 23 with Dr. Read Hayes, Tony D’Onofrio, and Tom Meehan

This podcast originally appears in the LPRC website. COVID-19 accounts for most 2020 cyberattacks. Amazon Fresh, Amazon’s grocery delivery service, opens in California. Apparel sees an increase in sales. This, & more, including information on positive COVID-19 test rates, therapies & vaccine trials, new data from Retail Dive, brand intimacy, school shopping, curbside retail, online […]

CrimeScience – The Weekly Review: Episode 21 with Dr. Read Hayes, Tony D’Onofrio, Tom Meehan, and Guest Peter Trepp

This podcast originally appears in the LPRC website. In this special LPRC Crimescience: The Weekly Review episode, Peter Trepp, CEO & President of FaceFirst, joins us to give his take on the future of privacy, delving into expectations of privacy, legislation, security, technologies, and more. In addition, co-hosts Dr. Read Hayes, Tom Meehan, and Tony […]

CrimeScience – The Weekly Review: Episode 20 with Dr. Read Hayes, Tony D’Onofrio, and Tom Meehan

This podcast originally appears in the LPRC website. 253 deaths took place in retail locations – an increase of 45% from this second quarter. Why is the total revolving credit card debt down 10%? Dr. Read Hayes, Tom Meehan, and Tony D’Onofrio discuss this and more, including COVID-19 vaccine testing, LPRC initiatives, virtual SOC,  increased […]

Unraveling the Mystery of the Dark Web

This article originally appeared in Loss Prevention Magazine. Investigators Can Use the Dark Web as a Tool to Discover Potential Threats to Retail Brands The dark web burst into public awareness in 2013 when the FBI shut down Silk Road, an online black market, and arrested its founder, Ross Ulbricht. The FBI found him through […]

CrimeScience – The Weekly Review: Episode 19 with Dr. Read Hayes, Tony D’Onofrio, Tom Meehan and Featured Guest Greg Buzek

This podcast originally appears in the LPRC website. In this episode of LPRC CrimeScience: The Weekly Review, Dr. Read Hayes, Tom Meehan, and Tony D’Onofrio are joined by Greg Buzek, Founder and President of the IHL Group, to delve into COVID-19’s impact on retail, inventory distortion, emerging technologies (artificial intelligence & computer vision), the millennial […]

How Retailers Can Use Computer Vision to Adapt to Changing Times

By: Ben Skidmore This article originally appeared in Loss Prevention Magazine. Interview with Tom Meehan, CFI Meehan is chief strategy officer and chief information security officer for CONTROLTEK. In his dual role, he leads the company’s solutions development strategy and retail-specific strategic initiatives, while championing information security technologies and protocols for CONTROLTEK and its partners. […]