Topic : crime

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Thief Steals 400 Bottles of Gel-Polish from a Brooklyn Salon

March 3, 2015  | 

Update: Q-tips came to the rescue of the Brooklyn salon owners after sending Nail and Spa 4U a check to make up for their loss in products

Keywords: crime   q-tips   salon safety  

I Was Almost Robbed

December 17, 2014  | Article

Salon owner Lynnette Diaz-Madden was jolted into realizing just how vulnerable her salon was to being robbed. Here’s what her brush with this all-too-real threat taught her.

Keywords: crime   salon safety  

Minimizing Crime in the Salon

December 23, 2013  | 

It's a little difficult moving on from my last entry on the armed robbery that took a young boy's life in his parents' nail salon, and with holiday season in full-swing, it's an unfortunate reminder that

Keywords: crime   salon safety  

Young Boy Killed in Nail Salon Robbery

November 25, 2013  | 

10-year-old Aaron Vu was shot and killed in his parents' Miami-based nail salon last Friday night, the young victim of an armed robbery caught on the salon's video security system. The salon footage, shown above, shows

Keywords: crime  

Bronx Nail Salons Beware!

November 21, 2013  | News

Keywords: crime  

Committed to Ending Slavery in the Salon

November 2, 2011  | 

For the past few years I have been volunteering with VietACT, the Vietnamese Alliance to Combat Trafficking, a small grassroots organization dedicated to eradicating human trafficking of victims through advocacy and education. Human Trafficking involves the

Keywords: crime  

Salon Crime Prevention Tips

October 12, 2011  | 

In light of today's shooting at Salon Meritage in Seal Beach, Calif., we want to take a moment to refer you to an article that NAILS published about how to increase the safety of your salon.

Keywords: crime   salon safety  

Hands Off My Polish: Beware the Shoplifter

March 17, 2011  | Article

Did you know health and beauty care items top the list of shoplifted goods, according to a survey from the Food Marketing Institute? And it’s not just your retail shelves that present an enticing target to shoplifters.

Keywords: crime   retail merchandising   retailing   salon safety   shoplifting  

Credit Card Protection for Salons

February 25, 2011  | Article

If you allow clients to pay with credit cards at your salon, there are some things you need to be aware of to protect yourself from becoming involved in a credit card fraud scam.

Keywords: business   crime  

Shootout in Brooklyn Nail Salon

October 26, 2010  | 

On Saturday Ferris Jones, a female off-duty police officer, was getting her hair done at Sabine’s Hallway, a hair and nail salon in Brooklyn, when a 19-year-old came in brandishing a gun and attempting to rob

Keywords: crime   salon safety  

“Modern-Day Slavery” Alleged at Two Pennsylvania Nail Salons

December 22, 2008  | News

From sometime in 2000 through August 2008, Lynda Dieu Phan and Duc Cao Nguyen, both of New Cumberland, Pa, and Justin Phan, of Tennessee, conspired for Lynda Dieu Phan to travel to Vietnam to recruit victims to work in her York, Pa.-area nail salons, according to a federal indictment released last week.

Keywords: crime   legislation   licensing  

Stop That Thief: Preventing Crime In Your Salon

June 1, 2005  | Article

Beauty salons are no strangers to robberies and thefts, if recent headlines are any indication. Avoid making your business a target by safeguarding your salon, your employees — and yourself.

Keywords: crime   salon safety   workplace safety  

Salon Security

October 1, 2001  | Article

Johnston County, N.C.; Uniondale, N.Y; Savannah, Ga.; Brea, Calif.; Shreveport, La.; Rockville, Md … State and federal agencies don’t have any statistics on the number of beauty salons robbed each year; but newspaper headlines from the past year show it can happen in any salon, anywhere. Make sure it doesn’t happen in yours.

Keywords: crime   salon safety   salon security  

Stop, Thief!

February 1, 1997  | Article

What to do if you’re robbed and how to prevent it from happening in the first place.

Keywords: crime   robbery   salon safety   salon security  

Who Pays for Licensing Fraud?

September 1, 1995  | Article

Crime may not pay, but beauty professionals do when people cheat at getting a license, or just work without one. What’s the cost? Increased licensing fees, more rigorous application processes, and a damaged reputation for the entire industry.

Keywords: crime   licensing   licensing fraud   reciprocity   taxes  

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