Crime Scene Investigation: Procurement

29 June 2007

New research from Keele University has found that nearly 61 per cent of people have committed some kind of crime against their business, employer or government.

Now, we might not be talking about crimes such as fraud that we talked about a few weeks ago, but one of the most "popular" crimes that people admitted to committing was stealing stationery (or other more expensive equipment) from work.

Should buyers be worried about this? It makes you wonder just how much of what purchasers buy is walking out the door with their fellow employees every evening.

How can buyers tackle this problem?

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