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Arrest of Apartment Package Thief

Posted by Alex Godwin-Austen on December 7, 2021

At some point, package theft has affected more than 40% of Americans resulting in an average loss of $106 per household. When this amount is applied to the Census total of U.S. households, in the past year, the estimated value of stolen goods is $7.4 billion. Stealth…

How to Best Protect Your Dealership During Long Closures and Holidays

Posted by Jeff Purtell on December 7, 2021

According to the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime, crime tends to peak during challenging times. Using data from the police in 15 countries, the study shows a link between economic crisis and crime. Such times see an increase in robberies, homicides, and car thefts.…

What Are the Best Ways to Improve Warehouse Security?

Posted by Sean Murphy on December 6, 2021

The good news is that the third quarter of 2021 saw a decrease in supply chain theft and fraud from the third quarter in 2020 per a CargoNet report. However, the year 2020 saw record-setting numbers for supply chain theft. When comparing the third quarter of 2021 data to 2019's,…

Arrest of Suspect Breaking into Apartment Mailboxes

Posted by Matthew Clark on December 6, 2021

Mail theft is hardly a new crime, but it has changed, evolved and grown across U.S. cities. For relatively little exertion, mail thieves can receive high payoffs for their efforts. For example, they can steal and activate pre-approved credit card offers in your residents’ name…

How to Solve the Biggest Challenges in the Mining Industry

Posted by Mark Mariotti on December 3, 2021

Get Your Free Copy of “The Top 6 Challenges in Mining and How to Solve Them” Now! Mining operators face many unique obstacles. Most are unlike anything other industries experience simply due to the nature of the job. The good news is there have been numerous advancements in…

What Are the Best Security Systems for Automotive Dealerships?

Posted by Jeff Purtell on December 2, 2021

Car thefts surged to new levels in 2020 as most of the world dealt with the global pandemic and resulting economic impacts. Unfortunately, 2021 hasn't fared much better for auto theft statistics, though the drivers have changed. In 2020, auto thefts increased by almost 10…

Don Brown Chevrolet Cuts Security Expenses in Half While Getting 10 Times the Coverage

Posted by Blake Mitchell on December 1, 2021

Automotive dealerships face a wide variety of threats, not unlike other businesses. However, one big difference is that most other businesses don’t keep their expensive inventory sitting outside in the open. Don Brown, owner of Don Brown Chevrolet in St. Louis, knows first-hand…

Why Construction Companies Need to Pay Attention to Lumber Theft

Posted by Ryan Cox on December 1, 2021

After soaring to historic heights, the price of lumber and construction material costs have finally dropped an astounding 74 percent to not quite pre-pandemic prices as Fortune reports. What drove the wild turnaround? The supply chain affected the costs of materials to the point…