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Construction Security: An ATV, A Chase and an Arrest.

Posted on September 23, 2019

Theft and vandalism are common issues on construction sites in North America, costing stakeholders valuable time and money. In this video, our security operator observed an ATV enter a construction site in Alberta, Canada just after midnight.

Retail Security: Dumpster Diver Detained

Posted by Rick Charney on September 23, 2019

Many consider dumpster diving to be a victimless crime, but in some locations it is illegal. In this video, our Stealth security operator saw an individual pull a truck up to a dumpster in the back of a Des Moines shopping center.

How Can You Help Protect Your Car Dealership?

Posted by Norm Charney on September 23, 2019

Car dealerships present a big security challenge. Typical businesses that have valuable inventory can lock it safely away inside. Not so for dealerships who are relegated to keeping millions of dollars in product sitting outside. Easy targets for thieves. This makes the right…

Apartment Security - Late-Night Swim Ends in Late-Night Arrest

Posted by Eric Nauta on September 23, 2019

Swimming pools at multifamily residential properties can pose big liability concerns. Property owners and managers can be held responsible for any injuries that take place, even if the victims were trespassing.

For the Best Retail Security, Consider Video Monitoring

Posted by Rick Charney on September 20, 2019

Organized retail crime (ORC) has reached an all-time high per the National Retail Federation's 14th annual Organized Retail Crime (ORC) study. ORC includes cargo theft, professional shoplifting, retail crime rings, and other organized crime in retail environments. More than 90…

5 Benefits of an Integrated Security System

Posted by Rick Charney on September 18, 2019

Most businesses know the value of systems integration. An integrated system allows all the business's apps and tools to seamlessly work together. It improves customer service, increases efficiencies, and boosts sales. This is also true of integrated security systems. Here's a…

How Is Technology Changing the Construction Industry?

Posted by Kirk Biddle on September 17, 2019

Data from McKinsey and Company reveals that labor productivity in construction has not kept up with overall economic productivity. The part that will not surprise many is that out of all the industries, construction uses the least amount of technology. Fortunately, that's…

Do You Have Loiterers on Your Commercial Property?

Posted by Rick Charney on September 13, 2019

There’s loitering and then there’s drunk loitering.