X

Thank you for sharing!

Your article was successfully shared with the contacts you provided.

DALLAS — Credit unions wishing to deter robberies should keep a few men around their branches if possible, according to a former bank robber.

Troy Evans, a convicted bank robber with at least seven years in federal penitentiaries reported that research shows that not having men in a credit union or bank branch can help make potential thieves feel the branch is more vulnerable to robbery. Evans presented part of the research during an appearance in a robbery prevention video sponsored and circulated by the Texas Credit Union League. Evans also spoke at the League Annual Meeting this year.

Complete your profile to continue reading and get FREE access to CUTimes.com, part of your ALM digital membership.

Your access to unlimited CUTimes.com content isn’t changing.
Once you are an ALM digital member, you’ll receive:

  • Critical CUTimes.com information including comprehensive product and service provider listings via the Marketplace Directory, CU Careers, resources from industry leaders, webcasts, and breaking news, analysis and more with our informative Newsletters.
  • Exclusive discounts on ALM and CU Times events.
  • Access to other award-winning ALM websites including Law.com and GlobeSt.com.

Already have an account?

 

Credit Union Times

Join Credit Union Times

Don’t miss crucial strategic and tactical information necessary to run your institution and better serve your members. Join Credit Union Times now!

  • Free unlimited access to Credit Union Times' trusted and independent team of experts for extensive industry news, conference coverage, people features, statistical analysis, and regulation and technology updates.
  • Exclusive discounts on ALM and Credit Union Times events.
  • Access to other award-winning ALM websites including TreasuryandRisk.com and Law.com.

Already have an account? Sign In Now
Join Credit Union Times
Live Chat

Copyright © 2021 ALM Media Properties, LLC. All Rights Reserved.