About Jewellery Crime Canada

Jewellers Vigilance Canada (JVC) is a non-profit association to advance loss prevention within the jewellery industry. JVC is a subsidiary of Canadian Jewellers Association. JVC works closely with all law enforcement agencies in Canada. Members of the JVC crime network receive regular alerts as to various jewellery crimes happening in Canada. We are making it our mandate to help jewellers take charge and take action to make everyday a safe and profitable one. This web site along with our crime prevention program is dedicated to fulfilling this mandate. It is also an avenue for you to share information on jewellery crime.


Brian Land General Manager CJA. 20 years senior management experience.


Phyllis Richard, advisor. Over 40 yrs jewellery and senior management experience.


Carla Adams, CJA Office Manager.


John Lamont Senior Advisor/ Crime Analyst. 45 yrs experience with Police and a Loss Prevention background.


Det/Sgt Don Cardwell (retired) Director of Loss Prevention. 32 years experience with York Regional Police.


Det/Sgt Doug Bedford advisor. Active member of York Regional Police.


Brett Walker, advisor and Regional Loss Prevention Manager of a major jewellery chain.

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