How Does Your Guard React When Faced with Stressful Situations?

Posted by Jay Thomas on June 8, 2020

What does it take to be a good security guard? Alertness? Yes. Honesty? Absolutely. Good communication skills? A must. These are all important traits for someone you hire to protect your valuable assets. However, there is so much more that goes into making a good guard than a…

Can You Increase Police Response Time with Video Verification?

Posted by Jay Thomas on April 15, 2020

Do you have a burglar alarm system in your business? How many times has it gone off? Of those, how many were false alarms? Perhaps, it may be easier to flip-flop the question to this one: How many were real alarms? A homeowner who has lived in her house for 24 years says…

How to Avoid Paying the High Price of False Alarms

Posted by Jay Thomas on February 21, 2020

Have you ever had a false alarm in your office or apartment building? It's quite a common problem. In fact, research from the Arizona State University Center for Problem-Oriented Policing reveals that between 94 and 98 percent of alarm calls are false. (The number varies based…