How Tailgating and Piggybacking Can Crush Your Security

Posted by Eric Nauta on April 1, 2020

Your organization wisely invests in perimeter and physical security. You have a security policy and plan in place. You even send employees to training. All that can fall apart in one fell swoop. All it takes is one incident of piggybacking or tailgating. What Are Piggybacking…

How Do You Calculate Your Return on Security Investment?

Posted by Eric Nauta on March 13, 2020

Measuring the return on investment of a product is easy. You add up the expenses related to creating and managing it. Then you take the number of sales and subtract all related expenses. Unfortunately, it's not so simple to figure out what kind of return you get on your…

Cleaning Up Corrupt Laundry Room Activity

Posted by Eric Nauta on February 18, 2020

Apartment laundry rooms tend to attract people who aren’t always conducting themselves appropriately.

Attempted Shopping Center Break-In Deterred

Posted by Eric Nauta on February 18, 2020

Vandalism, smash-and-grab robberies and break-ins are common security risks for a shopping center.

5 Residential Property Management Trends You Need to Know About

Posted by Eric Nauta on February 5, 2020

As residential property management enters a new decade, it leaves many thinking about its future. How will apartments and multi-family residential evolve in the '20s? A big part of that is technology. New technology comes out faster than the industry can keep up. "The overall…

Apartment Loiterer - So You Think You Can Dance

Posted by Eric Nauta on January 20, 2020

In this video, a suspect uses an apartment courtyard as his stage for his performance art.

Apartment Security: Trespasser Attempts to Kick Down Door

Posted by Eric Nauta on December 17, 2019

Late one night, a Stealth security operator saw a male individual approach a locked storage room door at a Dallas apartment community.

Protect Your Apartments and Commercial Properties with These Winter Security Tips

Posted by Eric Nauta on December 11, 2019

Winter is coming. Sort of. In Texas, for example, you'll see several 40-degree days and then 60- or 70-degree temperatures for a few days. Repeat. That's the worst kind of winter because the wild swings in temperatures can do a lot of damage to apartments and commercial…