"The fight against Retail Crime"  

The National Retail Crime Conference (NRCC) held its inaugural event launch on Wednesday the 16th October 2013 in the Citywest Conference Centre, Dublin. 

The key message from the conference was "Collaboration not Isolation", this message was delivered by representatives of An Garda Siochana, Retailers, Business Representative Groups and Retailers against Crime.


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Back row: Donie O'Callaghan, Retailers Against Crime, Inspector Niall Featherstone, Chief Crime Prevention Officer,  John Hamilton, CuSafe Insurance, Godfried Hendrik, ASIS International, Geoffrey Liset, Realex Payments, Noel Hennessy, Arnotts, Charlie Newman, Littoralis, Sean Reynolds, Rits Group, Steve Collins, PS5 Ltd., Frank Gleeson, Retail Ireland, Assistant Commissioner Jack Nolan, John Bailey, Cardinal Security.   

Front Row: Ann Daly, RiskManager.ie, Roseanne Regan, RGDATA, Zuzana Crawford, EBay, Dr Vivienne Mee, Rits Group, Karen McNevin, NRCC. 

The conference focused on strategies to combat retail crime and provide solutions in areas such as, E-Crime, Shoplifting, Internal Fraud, Credit Card Fraud, Goods Lost  in Transit (GLIT), Counterfeiting and Contraband.

This conference offered Retail/Loss Prevention and Security professionals the opportunity to come together for networking, information sharing and to gain intelligence on crime within the retail industry and to bring Education, First hand experiences, Awareness and Strategies to Prevent, Deter and Detect crime in business.