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How to Beat the High Cost of Crime in San Francisco

Posted by Alex Godwin-Austen on November 15, 2019

San Francisco rates a two on the Neighborhood Scout Crime Analytics Crime Index. That's on a scale of 100 where 100 is safest. This means San Francisco, California, is safer than 2 percent of U.S. cities. The California city takes the No. 1 spot in U.S. property crime according…

These Statistics Will Make You Add Apartment Security Systems

Posted by Eric Nauta on November 14, 2019

If there's one statistic that speaks to the urgent need for apartment security systems, it's this one from National Crime Prevention Council (NCPC): "Apartments have an 85 percent higher chance of being burglarized than single-family homes." Almost 700,000 burglaries occurred in…

9 Things You Need to Do for Cannabis Security

Posted by Mark Mariotti on November 13, 2019

Thanks to the tricky and ever-changing regulations, running a cannabis business has unique challenges. The success of your business relies on many factors. The first of which you have already established: location. Or if you are in the process of opening a cannabis dispensary,…

6 Crime Prevention Tips That Can Help Secure Your Businesses

Posted by Rick Charney on November 7, 2019

The numbers say it all. Businesses are not doing enough in terms of crime prevention. For starters, CNBC says workplace crime costs U.S. companies $50 billion per year. It turns out that one-third of businesses fail because of workplace theft. Employee theft is also a problem as…

Construction Trends for 2020

Posted by Kirk Biddle on November 4, 2019

It's important for companies to stay on top of construction trends every year because they hint at what is coming that could affect the business. Change is inevitable, even in the construction industry. For the longest time, the industry lagged in construction…

How to Solve These Six Storage Security Challenges

Posted by David Charney on October 29, 2019

On any given day, customers visiting their storage unit may feel alone. That's just the nature of the business. They also trust the business to keep their valuable items safe from theft. That's why storage security is one of the most important factors for self-storage…

Apartment Security: Fitness Center Fun

Posted by Norm Charney on October 22, 2019

In this month’s video, a couple finds themselves in a precarious situation in their apartment fitness center.

Retail Security: Trespasser Tackled by Police

Posted by Rick Charney on October 22, 2019

In this month’s video, an inebriated trespasser gets tackled by police.