Car Show Participants Doing Burnouts in Shopping Center Parking Lot

Posted by Eric Nauta on December 9, 2021

The illegal activity of car side shows has picked up steam in recent months. The events are a type of car rally where people show off their vehicles and do burnouts and donuts. In this month’s video, one such event took place in a shopping center parking lot under our watch.…

Arrest of Armed Intoxicated Man in Office Parking Garage

Posted by Eric Nauta on October 22, 2021

In this month’s video, a Stealth Monitoring operator used the onsite speaker warning several times to try to deter an individual from a parking structure. The individual seemed to be dancing and acting erratic. At one point, it looked like the individual pulled out a gun. When…

Thieves Scour Parking Lots for Unlocked Vehicles

Posted by Eric Nauta on August 5, 2021

There are many reasons trespassers, thieves and other malicious people attempt to gain access to vehicles. Maybe they notice an intriguing item or two inside. Perhaps they want to steal the vehicle. Even still, they might want to take parts, such as catalytic converters, rims…

Snooping Parking Garage Loiterer Taken into Custody

Posted by Eric Nauta on July 7, 2021

Multifamily apartment complexes tend to encounter security issues such as theft, vehicle damage and break-ins, and more. This can cause residents and staff to feel unsecure and unsafe. What starts as loitering can lead to more serious crimes and incidents.

What Does Study Say About Video Surveillance and Crime Rates?

Posted by Eric Nauta on June 8, 2021

An academic study by researchers in the U.K. and U.S. has come out that businesses need to know about. Published in the International Journal of Comparative and Applied Criminal Justice, the title is "The internationalisation of CCTV surveillance: Effects on crime and…

Tire Thief Rolls into Police Custody

Posted by Eric Nauta on May 14, 2021

In this month’s video, two people were caught trying to steal tires from vehicles in a car lot.

What Does It Take to Catch Criminals Wearing Masks?

Posted by Eric Nauta on April 15, 2021

Since the pandemic, a joke has been going around about how people never dreamed they'd be going into a bank wearing a mask and asking the teller for money. All joking aside, it brings up an important concern about masks. Many of us can recognize family and friends when they have…

3 Ways to Boost ROI for Apartment Amenities

Posted by Eric Nauta on March 25, 2021

As a multifamily residential property manager, you want to create an environment that makes apartment residents feel at home. Think about a hotel that you stayed at. Why does it stick out in your mind? Was it a bad experience? What made it a bad experience? Subpar customer…