Gun Wielding Pair Arrested in Apartment Laundry

Posted by Eric Nauta on June 23, 2022

Ensuring resident safety should be a top priority for property owners and managers. Without a secure community, your residents will likely not be your residents for long. In this Arrest of the Month video, we took swift action after seeing two people with a gun in an apartment…

Individual Caught Doing Drugs in Apartment Common Area

Posted by Eric Nauta on June 20, 2022

Drug dealing and drug use in apartment communities can be costly. In addition to risking the safety of residents, it can lead to a host of other problems including vandalism, theft, high turnover rates, a poor reputation and lower property values.

Car Prowlers Caught and Arrested in Apartment Parking Garage

Posted by Eric Nauta on May 12, 2022

Parking garages seem to be a calling card for criminals. Especially overnight. Dozens of vehicles left unattended for hours. Thieves know they can find something of value in at least one or more of the vehicles there. Something they can turn into cash.

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…