Loss Prevention Investigator

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Areona Delauney

areona.delauney@gmail.com | (428) 983-3762 | Wausau, WI


I have over three years of experience as a loss prevention investigator. In this role, I have been responsible for investigating theft and fraud cases, conducting interviews with suspects and witnesses, writing reports, and testifying in court. I have also developed and implemented store security procedures. My investigative skills, combined with my ability to communicate effectively with people from all walks of life, make me an excellent loss prevention investigator


Loss Prevention Investigator at Kohl's, WIJun 2022 - Present

  • Monitored and investigated security breaches, which led to the apprehension of 10 shoplifters.
  • Conducted undercover investigations that resulted in the prosecution of 5 organized retail crime rings.
  • Trained new loss prevention investigators on proper investigative techniques and documentation procedures.
  • Reviewed video footage to identify patterns of theft and created corresponding reports detailing my findings.
  • Presented cases to retailers' legal teams for prosecution purposes, resulting in a 95% success rate in court appearances.

Loss Prevention Investigator I at Walmart, WIAug 2019 - May 2022

  • Successfully apprehended 3 shoplifters, with a combined value of merchandise stolen totaling $1,500.
  • Successfully completed 10 investigations resulting in the termination of employees for stealing company property.
  • Recovered $5,000 worth of company property that had been stolen by an employee.
  • Successfully prevented 4 robberies from occurring at the store through proactive patrols and monitoring of security cameras.
  • Worked closely with local law enforcement to investigate and prosecute 2 cases of organized retail crime.


Associate's Degree in Criminal Justice at University of Wisconsin-MadisonAug 2015 - May 2019

I've learned how to write reports, use Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint, and I've also learned how to conduct research.


  • Surveillance
  • Report Writing
  • Investigation Techniques
  • Interviewing Skills
  • Evidence Collection and Preservation
  • Basic Computer Skills
  • Knowledge of Local, State, and Federal Laws

Tinnie Riaz

tinnie.riaz@gmail.com | (645) 308-1130 | Atlanta, GA


As a loss prevention investigator with over three years of experience, I have developed keen eyes for detail and an investigative mind. I have successfully completed investigations leading to the apprehension of shoplifters and organized retail crime rings. My work has resulted in convictions and saved my employer thousands of dollars in losses. In addition to investigating, I also provide training to new employees on how to detect and prevent theft. My skills as a loss prevention investigator make me an asset to any company


Loss Prevention Investigator at Asset Protection Associates, GAMay 2022 - Present

  • Successfully apprehended 3 shoplifters, resulting in a 50% reduction in theft at the store.
  • Successfully completed an undercover operation that resulted in the arrest of 4 employees for stealing merchandise.
  • Conducted training for all new loss prevention investigators on proper procedure and techniques.
  • Successfully investigated 25 cases of employee theft and recovered $5,000 worth of stolen merchandise.
  • Conducted regular audits of security footage to identify patterns and trends in thefts.
  • Created a comprehensive report on findings that was presented to upper management.

Loss Prevention Investigator I at LP Solutions, LLC, GAAug 2019 - Apr 2022

  • Conducted investigations into thefts, losses, and safety hazards.
  • Gathered evidence and interviewed witnesses to piece together what happened.
  • Determined root cause of the issue and presented findings to management.
  • Created action plans to prevent future incidents from occurring.
  • Worked with local law enforcement on cases that resulted in criminal charges being filed against the suspects.
  • Loss Prevention Investigator I successfully completed 6 investigations last month which prevented a total loss of $12,000 for the company.


Associate's Degree in Criminal Justice at Georgia State UniversityAug 2015 - May 2019

Through my studies, I have learned to effectively communicate with people from diverse backgrounds, to think critically and solve problems, and to write and speak persuasively.


  • Surveillance
  • Report Writing
  • Interviewing Skills
  • Evidence Collection
  • Investigation Techniques
  • Case Management
  • Courtroom Testimony