Speakers Announced for the ACS Crime Seminar

ACS has announced a great lineup of MPs, industry experts and retailers to speak at the upcoming ACS Crime Seminar, taking place on 9th March, 9:30am-2pm in London.

The Crime Seminar will feature the launch of the 2017 Crime Report and will hear from industry experts about innovative ways to tackle retail crime and working in partnership, as well as provide networking opportunities for retailers.

Confirmed speakers at the ACS Crime Seminar include:

  • Sarah Newton, Home Office Minister (via video message)
  • Catherine Bowen, National Business Crime Solutions and Graham Watt, The Co-Operative Group
  • Richard Barron, National Business Crime Partnerships
  • Michelle Douglas, Profit Protection, River Island
  • Steve Nichols, Business Engagement Manager, Sussex Police HQ
  • Dilip Patel, Independent Retailer
  • Gareth Lewis – The Southern Co-Operative

Last year, the Crime Report revealed that the convenience sector lost an estimated 122m to retail crime and an annual cost of £36m to fraud, as well as estimating the number of violent incidents resulting in injury to staff as 10,945.

The 2017 Crime Report will feature a detailed account of the costs, both human and monetary, of crime including shop theft, burglary, robbery and violence.

To book your place, please click here or contact Julie Byers via phone 01252 515 001 or e-mail julie.byers@acs.org.uk.

This entry was posted by Leah on Fri, 24/02/2017 - 15:23