EXTON, Pa., March 20, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- CAP Index, Inc., the world leader in crime forecasting data and solutions, today announced availability of its 2012 U.S. CRIMECAST® Database. The 2012 CRIMECAST edition contains the most up-to-date, comprehensive and reliable address-specific crime and loss forecasting information available to U.S. companies seeking to:
- Quantify and measure crime risk for any address, intersection or geographic coordinates
- Rank and compare crime risk at multiple locations, or to guide new site selection
- Allocate security resources, support crime-related litigation or justify expenditures
Currently, thousands of companies -- including 81 of the FORTUNE 100 -- as well as federal agencies and organizations across the U.S., the U.K. and Canada use CRIMECAST information to forecast and avoid losses at their locations. For many industries, CRIMECAST is considered a best practices solution to site selection, security / loss prevention planning, risk management and litigation defense.
"Companies that are serious about risk management utilize the latest tools and information," noted Jon D. Groussman, President and COO of CAP Index. "Outdated information not only reduces the effectiveness of security management and asset protection, it also diminishes a company's defensive position in crime-related litigation. CAP Index updates its CRIMECAST data each year because our clients demand the most accurate data available that will enable them to protect their employees, customers, physical assets as well as their brand reputation."
The 2012 US Edition's easy-to-navigate online interface, located on http://www.capindex.com, enables clients to purchase either a CRIMECAST Basic or Premium report, covering a 3- and/or 6-mile radius related to any addressable location in the United States. For more information on the 2012 U.S. CRIMECAST Database, please visit http://www.capindex.com, or call 1-800-227-7475.
About CAP Index
Since 1988, CAP Index, Inc. has provided innovative solutions to Fortune 500 corporations and government agencies looking to minimize a broad range of losses, including shortage, general liability, fraud and crimes against persons and property.
CAP Index provides loss forecasting tools to 81 of the U.S. Fortune 100 companies, 9 of the U.K.'s top 15 FTSE companies, as well as leading retailers, financial institutions, insurance companies and quick service restaurant (QSR) chains throughout the U.S., U.K. and Canada.
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