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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…

Live Video Monitoring Helps Detect Four-Alarm Fire Early, Resulting in No Injuries

Posted by Eric Nauta on December 5, 2019

ABC Affiliate Reports No Injuries in Destructive Fire That Demolished Condo Building WFAA, the ABC affiliate in Dallas, reported dozens of people were displaced from their home when a fire swept through a condo building, just weeks before the holidays. Luckily no one was hurt in…

These Statistics Will Make You Add Apartment Security Systems

Posted by Eric Nauta on November 14, 2019

If there's one statistic that speaks to the urgent need for apartment security systems, it's this one from National Crime Prevention Council (NCPC): "Apartments have an 85 percent higher chance of being burglarized than single-family homes." Almost 700,000 burglaries occurred in…

Apartment Security - Late-Night Swim Ends in Late-Night Arrest

Posted by Eric Nauta on September 23, 2019

Swimming pools at multifamily residential properties can pose big liability concerns. Property owners and managers can be held responsible for any injuries that take place, even if the victims were trespassing.

Apartment Security: Parking Lot Altercation Ends in Arrest

Posted by Eric Nauta on August 19, 2019

Parking lots can often be trouble spots for property managers. So much so that they ranked number 3 for violent crimes in 2017 by the FBI Crime Data Explorer. In this video, a couple’s fight in the parking lot ends with one of them going to jail.

Infographic: What Are the Best Ways to Secure Your Multi-Family Residential Property?

Posted by Eric Nauta on August 8, 2019

Every 32 seconds, someone moves into an apartment. They all want a safe place to live but may not realize that apartments and condos are 85 percent more likely to be burglarized than single-family homes. This is a big issue for property management. What puts these multifamily…

Dumpster Fire Extinguished

Posted by Eric Nauta on July 16, 2019

Dumpster fires can be a big headache for property managers. Whether they are caused from the combustion of hazardous materials or vandalism, they create dangerous situations. They have the potential to spread and cause devasting damage. Unless, they are being watched in real…