An overview of cargo crime, crime hot spots, methods of operation of cargo criminals, and prevention techniques. Attend this session to:

  • Understand crime methods in the industry, targeted commodities, and cargo crime prevention


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    John Joseph (JJ) Coughlin

    Security Consultant
    Corporate Security Solutions- Texas, LLC

    J.J. Coughlin conducts business through Corporate Security Solutions – Texas (CSS-T) as its principal owner, providing consulting, investigative and solution services along with GPS response and recovery services with focus on supply chain security.
    J. J. also serves as the Chairman of the Southwest Transportation Security Council (, which facilitates the sharing of information through a BOLO/Alert program and maintains a working network with law enforcement and the private industry throughout the US and Canada.
    Prior to starting CSS-T, JJ spent nine years as VP of Services for LoJack Supply Chain Integrity (SCI) and Director of the Supply Chain Information Sharing and Analysis Center. Prior to SCI, JJ spent ten years in the Transportation Industry as a Regional Security Manager for CNF/Conway (Now XPO), a national Transportation and Logistics company. Prior to joining CNF/Conway, he spent twenty-one years with the Dallas, Texas Police Department. Seventeen of those years he was assigned as a Detective or Detective Supervisor in areas including Assaults, Homicide, Intelligence and Public Integrity. J.J. has also instructed classes in Interview and Interrogation Techniques and numerous Supply Chain and Cargo Transportation related subjects.
    JJ also authored the book, Cargo Crime: Security and Theft Prevention which was published by Taylor and Francis in October of 2012.