Loss Prevention Officers

Loss Prevention Officers Are in charge of overseeing the security of people, goods and the store itself. They are in place to prevent theft, vandalism against the store, as well as the assault of staff or customers. They monitor the store by doing regular rounds, and controlling the comings and goings of customers, as required. They don’t hesitate to stop suspicious individuals to maintain order in retail stores.
On a day-to-day basis, a loss prevention officer can be responsible for the following:

Controlling access to the store

Regularly doing the rounds to prevent shoplifting, vandalism and fire

Monitoring access to the store and controlling the comings and goings of people

Maintaining order

Using security systems equipment to monitor activities inside and possibly outside the store

Controlling customers and their bags

Applying the security and emergency practices in effect in the store

Responding to fire alarms and other emergencies

Controlling the functioning of security devices

Intervening during an incident


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