Loss Prevention Officers

Australian retail stores are paying extensively for shoplifting incidents which is costing them. Allies Security Services understand a collaborative effort is required between the security organisation as well as a business risk management system to set up a security risk management plan which will deter shoplifting activities.

Allies Security Services Loss Prevention Officers have comprehensive knowledge of all forms of shop theft, such as theft resulting from employees or members of the public. Our Loss Prevention Officers understand the proof of Larceny and Embezzlement that would support their judgement if the matter proceeds to court, or any other jurisdiction. Our officers can perform the following duties to deter and minimise:

  • Our staff are trained to perform undercover loss prevention officers duties
  • Checking staff bags for clients and authorised staff
  • Prevention and detection of theft by staff if required
  • Checks to ensure that company policies and systems are observed
  • Controlling access and exits

In Australia, theft costs retailers billions of dollars each year, and for most retailers that number is on the rise. Averaging between 1 and 3% of gross profit, theft can significantly impact the net profitability of retailers, particularly those working on slim margins according to Australian Retailer Associations.

Implementing risk management plan according to your store policy flawlessly in relation to detect potential individuals early to prevent theft, deter, offenders intentions by displaying security technical presentations, deny opportunities that could be exploited for offenders.

Allies Security Services understand a collaborative effort is required between the security organisation as well as a business risk management system to set up a security risk management plan which will deter shoplifting activities.

Allies Security Services Loss Prevention Officers have comprehensive knowledge of all forms of shop theft, such as theft resulting from employees or members of the public etc. Our Loss Prevention Officers understand the proof of Larceny and Embezzlement that would support their judgement if the matter proceeds to court, or any other jurisdiction.

Our loss prevention officers will perform the following duties

  • Our staff are trained to perform duties undercover or in uniform and  will blend in with business environment seamlessly
  • Bag inspections for internal staff and customers in a courteous way and be tactful how to do refer our inspection as per clients policies and procedures
  • Deter undesirable conduct by being visible and take strategic positions within your business
  • If required, Apprehend offenders according to Law Enforcement Powers and Responsibilities Act 2002 and Crimes Act 1900.