News Archive 2009

2009 Focus on Robbery™ Partnership Symposium

6 April 2009

Five first-rate speakers have been confirmed so far for IBP-Group’s eighth annual Focus on Robbery™ Partnership Symposium to be held on 10 and 11 September 2009.

2008 Focus on Robbery™ Partnership Symposium

The Symposium this year is focusing onthe impact of the credit crunch and will include presentations with the focus on Crime in Crisis. These will include case studies and presentations from experts in their field from the retail, cash-in-transit, ATM, banking and academic world.

In addition, delegates will be offered the opportunity to participate in a table-top exercise on the implications of the Corporate Manslaughter legislation.

The speakers include Tim White, Head of Security for Tesco Financial Services; John Pearse, Forensic Psychologist; Graham Sunderland, Assistance Chief Constable Cumbria Police; John Birkenshaw, Manager, Safer Leeds.

The Focus on Robbery™ Partnership is a joint not-for-profit initiative formed in 2004 by IBP Group to harness expertise from every discipline that has an interest in understanding the reasons for criminal behaviour, analysing the effectiveness of current reduction measures and reducing violent crime. The Symposium is an important part of the overall work of the partnership, which has produced many avenues of continued research benefiting those affected by robbery.

For more information visit the Focus on Robbery™ area of this site, email or call +44 (0)1428 641399.