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Posts Tagged ‘Store Security’

Security Basics: How to Criminal-Proof a Gun Store or Shooting Range


There will always be criminals planning their next big heist, and that means security will always be a top concern for retail firearms dealers and firearms range operators.



Retail Security: How Tough Is Your Store’s Glass?


Upgrading the security of your store glass can make a major difference in your firearms protection program.



Your Security System—Get Professional Help


A successful security program demands deep insight into the current threat landscape. It also requires a strategic approach to managing the cost and complexity of the security technologies respective to your challenges. But with the wide variety of current and emerging security threats that exist, FFLs who attempt to design their own physical security system […]



Choosing a Recording System for Your Security Cameras


All security cameras require a central video recorder to transmit and archive the footage captured. DVRs (digital video recorders) evolved from the older VCR models, while NVRs (network video recorders) represent the next step in the evolution of video recording technology. Here's a side-by-side look at how DVRs and NVRs compare.



Security Camera System Technology Today


The first key choice to make when planning and installing a video surveillance system is choosing the type of camera that will best suit your needs. While video surveillance cameras once provided grainy and nearly unusable footage, high definition and megapixel cameras have changed all that. HD cameras now provide businesses with a crystal-clear view […]



Security Cameras—Yes, You Need Them


A dependable security camera system is essential for every FFL as part of the security layering process we have discussed in recent posts. Security cameras are not just a deterrent against burglaries, they also serve as a strong deterrent to other aberrant behaviors such as internal theft, vandalism, physical violence and shoplifting. Although security camera […]



Great Reasons to Conduct Pre-Employment Background Checks


As an FFL, employee background checks can be considered an essential component of your store’s overall security planning. Even the most basic checks will likely provide the big red flags that can tip you off to a potentially dangerous hire, and with today’s internet-based providers, the cost of performing these checks is now often quite […]



Quick Tips on How To Prevent Pilferage from Shoplifters


Follow these quick tips to avoid becoming a target for shoplifting.



Special ATF Session Added to 2016 Firearms Retail Security Conference


As security technology increases, so does the number of ways criminals find to defeat those measures. It’s crucial that today’s firearms retailers understand how, when, where and what types of crimes are being perpetrated today and the measures they can put in place to ensure their employees, customers, inventory, data and other sensitive items stay […]



NSSF Adds Special ATF Session to 2016 Firearms Retail Security Conference


Professionals from the ATF will be making a special presentation at the upcoming 2016 Firearms Retail Security Conference.



NSSF Announces Speaker Lineup for 2016 Firearms Retailer Security Conference


Firearms Retailer Security Conference provides comprehensive compilation of information and references and the opportunity to hear from security industry experts and solution providers.



NSSF Announces Speaker Lineup for 2016 Firearms Retailer Security Conference


Firearms compliance and security experts Bill Napier, John Clark and John Bocker will be the headlining speakers for the 2016 Firearms Retailer Security Conference.



How to Manage Suspicious Customers


We'd like to think that every customer entering a retail shop is excited to be purchasing a firearm, ammo or accessories. However, this is not always the case.



NSSF Welcomes John Bocker to Compliance and Store Security Teams


NSSF is pleased to announce that John Bocker has joined both the organization's ATF Compliance Consultant and Store Security teams.



2016 SHOT Show Retailer Seminar — Staying Ahead of the Bad Guys


Is it time for you to reevaluate your store’s security? Are you unsure what tools are right for your business? Then I strongly recommend you attend this SHOT Show Retailer Seminar.



Crime is Down, so We can Relax, Right?


What can you do to maintain a culture of store security through both the good times and the bad? Here are Bill Napier's top five tips.



Employee Theft—Discovering it, Stopping it, Preventing it


Theft of your store’s goods can happen many ways. Employee theft is not always easy to detect, so here are some techniques to help you monitor your store.



Store Security—More Than Set it and Forget it


When it comes to store security systems, there’s more to making them work for you than setting it and forgetting it. Here are several items to put on your regular to-do list.