HPG Employee Theft Article

From HPG – Guard against Losses from Employee Theft

Tasha D. Dyson Compliance, Embezzlement, Fraud, Security Program Development, Theft, Theft, Embezzlement, and Fraud

Employee theft costs companies billions of dollars a year. This poses a very serious threat to profitability if left unchecked. Every business needs to set up some internal controls to thwart this type of fraud. This article from Hughes Pittman & Gupton, LLP entitled “Guard against Losses from Employee Theft” looks at a few simple steps to take that will …

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The Wild West of Bring Your Own Device (BYOD)

Tasha D. Dyson Compliance, Computer Forensics, Mobile Forensics

The Wild West When you think about the Wild West, what do you see? Do you picture unspoiled scenery, picturesque cattle drives, spacious farms, gold miners, unfettered individual freedom, rugged individualism, and no federal income taxes? This is definitely a “romantic” picture. Remember the darker side. Don’t forget about the lawless gangs of robbers, disputes settled by gunfights, and clashes …

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Benefits and Disadvantages of BYOD

Russell W. Gilmore, CISSP, CISM, EnCE Compliance, Computer Forensics, Mobile Forensics, Security Policy and Procedure Development

With BYOD, a single individual has the capacity to affect himself, those close to him, the company, and potentially millions of other people. One unsecured device can harm millions of individuals and organizations who may become unsuspecting and unwilling participants. These “collateral damage” participants often have no say in how these risks are managed. Read more about the BYOD Wild …

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NCACLEA Summer Conference

Protus3 Clery Act, News, SaVE Act, Title IX, VAWA

Protus3 would like to thank John Reaves, Executive Director of NCACLEA, and John Dailey, President of NCACLEA and Chief of Police, Duke University and Duke University Hospital, for including Protus3 in the 2018 NCACLEA Summer Conference Held June 12-14, 2018, in Greensboro, NC. The conference was attended by campus law enforcement professionals from across North Carolina and several other states. …

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UNC System Safety and Security Conference

Protus3 Clery Act, News, SaVE Act, Title IX, VAWA

Protus3 was honored to be a supporter and sponsor of the University of North Carolina System at the inaugural UNC System Safety and Security Conference at UNC Asheville. The plan for the program is to connect over 200 safety and security professionals throughout the system on an annual basis. The program included tracks for Clery, Student Affairs, Law Enforcement, Legal, …

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What is GDPR and does it affect me?

Jerry T. Blanchard, Jr., CPP Compliance, News, Security System Lifespan Management

GDPR is the General Data Protection Regulation adopted by the European Union (EU) in 2016 that just become enforceable as of May 2018. Does it affect me? The short answer is “Yes”. This law may affect you if you have an enterprise class system that collects and shares data around the world. In a nutshell, GDPR is the European Union …

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When Not to Call the Police

Chuck Hurst Background Investigation, Civil Rights, Embezzlement, Ethics, Fraud, Theft, Theft, Embezzlement, and Fraud

I used to be a cop. Served proudly, retired and kicked back, all set to enjoy my pension. Any cop who tells you they have seen it all and done it all would be prone to exaggeration, to put it politely. During my career, I shared a multitude of experiences —- from outright hilarious to downright heartbreaking. While I was …

NCACLEA 2018 Winter Conference

NCACLEA 2018 Winter Conference

Protus3 Civil Rights, Clery Act, News, SaVE Act, Security Assessment, Security Program Development, Title IX, VAWA

Protus3 is a long-term supporter of the NC Association of Campus Law Enforcement Administrators (NCACLEA) both as a presenter and a Corporate Sponsor. This year’s 2018 NCACLEA Winter Conference was hosted by Wake Tech Public Safety department at the WTCC main campus in Raleigh, NC. The NCACLEA does an amazing job of promoting professional standards and supporting the campus law …

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Possible Clery Act Compliance “Game Changer”

Christine L. Peterson, CPP, ISP Clery Act, Compliance, News, SaVE Act, VAWA

Clery Act “Game Changer”– What Is It? Why Does It Matter? Security professionals inherently know the steps to make a case – one thing leads to another and then connect the dots. At colleges and universities, security leadership is acutely, and sometimes painfully, aware that they play a large role in the institution’s Clery Act compliance and its VAWA amendments. …