Robbery prevention training for business owners

Posted at 2:48 PM, Dec 08, 2015
and last updated 2015-12-08 15:48:18-05

Police experts who help businesses prevent robberies are hosting a training session Tuesday.

The Omaha Police Department’s Business Watch Squad will give a 90-minute presentation starting at 6:30 p.m. at Blue Cross and Blue Shield, 1919 Aksarben Dr.

Organizers say business leaders who attend will learn:

  • Strategies for prevention
  • What employees should do in the event of a robbery
  • What to do after a robbery to help police and be a good witness
  • Low-cost environmental changes to deter crime

A second training seminar is scheduled for Wednesday from 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. at the Northwest Precinct, 10245 Wiesman Dr.

Get complete details and RSVP here.