MetrORCA Update – Trends – The Great Debate
John Matas, VP, Asset Protection, Investigations, Fraud, & ORC, Macy’s
Lt. Tarik Sheppard, NYPD; Executive Director of MetrORCA
TJ Flynn, President & Co-Founder of MetrORCA
Jim Cosseboom, Sr. Manager, Investigations & Corp. AP, Ahold-Delhaize
While New York City may have been one of the last major cities to develop an organized retail crime association, it’s now outpacing Los Angeles as the ORC capital of the country. With record membership, increased engagement, and a successful first annual conference recently launched, MetrORCA’s leaders discuss the development of New York’s regional crime-fighting partnership, the trends they’re seeing in retail crime, and the ongoing debate of what exactly defines ORC.