Chris O' Rourke

Dangerous Loiterer Pulled Gun on Residents at Senior Living Apartment Complex

Posted by Chris O' Rourke on December 5, 2018

Loitering is often the precursor to more menacing criminal activities. In some cases, it may put your tenants and visitors in danger. Residents at a Madison, Wisconsin senior living apartment complex faced an armed individual with a warrant for his arrest. A 60-year-old…

Alternative Solution for a Security Guard Service

Posted by Chris O' Rourke on November 12, 2018

Commercial and residential property managers have an obligation to maintain a safe environment and keep tenants and visitors free from injuries and dangerous conditions. Traditionally, many have sought out a security guard service to help protect their properties, but there are…

What are the Benefits of a Customized Apartment Security System?

Posted by Chris O' Rourke on October 1, 2018

As an apartment manager or property owner, you know how important a customized apartment security system is in providing a safe living environment for your residents. There are, though, many added benefits to a service like this. Deterring criminal activity is perhaps the…

Building Safer Neighborhoods with Stealth Monitoring and the Arlington Police

Posted by Chris O' Rourke on September 21, 2018

A cloudy Friday evening in September was the setting for the second in a series of events to help build safer neighborhoods in Arlington, Texas. Arlington police were joined by other first responders and representatives from Stealth Monitoring at Carl Knox Park for a fun-filled…

California Apartments Can Benefit from Video Surveillance

Posted by Chris O' Rourke on September 7, 2018

Stealth Monitoring will be exhibiting our services at the Southern Cities Trade Show on September 20 in Long Beach. Attendees can visit us at booth 316. On the same day, Stealth Monitoring at the California Apartment Association Reverse Trade Show in Foster City. California…

Can Security Guard Liability Impact Your Property's Reputation?

Posted by Chris O' Rourke on August 29, 2018

Commercial property and multi-family apartment owners and managers have an obligation to provide a safe environment for tenants, employees and visitors. This can include property maintenance and crime reduction. There is a rising tide of criminal activity at commercial…

The Scoop on Pet Waste at Luxury Apartment Communities

Posted by Chris O' Rourke on August 17, 2018

Apartment communities are cracking down on illegal dumping, but not in the way you might think. Pet waste has become a real problem at apartments across North America. One reason – about 75% of millennials own a dog and a majority of them are renters. Luxury communities in big…

Apartment Construction Site Fires Plague California Bay Area 

Posted by Chris O' Rourke by Steve Mansell on August 2, 2018

Apartment Construction Site Fires Plague California Bay Area The City of Oakland, California is offering a $300,000 reward for information about a string of apartment construction site fires in the area. There’s a similar pattern to the fires that leads investigators to believe…