Security and Loss Prevention: An Introduction

Security and Loss Prevention: An Introduction

by Philip Purpura

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Security and Loss Prevention: An Introduction by Philip Purpura

  • Includes many practical case studies and numerous figure illustrations to help drive home key points
  • Provides interactive Web exercises as well as a complete listing of online resources
  • Covers cutting edge and extremely timely topics including Internet and e-commerce issues and many other emerging trends and threats

Security and Loss Prevention, Fourth Edition is a comprehensive text designed to provide security students and professionals alike with an outstanding introduction to loss prevention concepts and security program implementation. This book emphasizes the strategies to prevent and reduce the incidence of crime, fire, and accident. Completely updated, the 4th Edition includes the most current information on changes in statistics, strategies, laws, and technology in the security field.

Written in an interactive style, Security and Loss Prevention, Fourth Edition is full of examples, case studies, sidebar questions, international perspectives, and Web exercises to link theory with practice and real-world application.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780080554006
Publisher: Elsevier Science
Publication date: 12/04/2007
Series: Security and Loss Prevention Series
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 600
File size: 6 MB

About the Author

Philip P. Purpura has been a criminal justice educator for more than 20 years. He has directed criminal justice, security, and paralegal programs, and has practical experience as a security consultant, expert witness, security manager, corporate investigator, and police officer. Mr. Purpura is the author of several other textbooks and numerous articles published in newsletters, magazines, and journals.

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