Attempted Car Break-ins at Multifamily Communities

Posted by Shawna Ivy on November 30, 2020

According to a report from the FBI Criminal Justice Information Services Division, there were an estimated 721,885 thefts of motor vehicles in the U.S. last year. We aren’t surprised because we see attempts all the time.

How to Go Contactless and Boost Security at Your Apartment Building

Posted by Shawna Ivy on November 20, 2020

Managing apartment buildings and other multifamily housing properties has changed because of the coronavirus. Although the pandemic won't last forever, it has permanently transformed how we live and do business. The changes it has forced companies to make will benefit everyone…

4 Ways to Avert Crime at Your Apartment Building

Posted by Shawna Ivy on November 12, 2020

Apartment building security must be a high priority on an apartment property management's list. And here's why: Apartments and condos have an 85 percent greater chance of being burglarized than single-family homes according to the National Crime Prevention Council (NCPC). It…

What Can Apartment Managers Do to Support Residents?

Posted by Shawna Ivy on November 9, 2020

A lot of things have been uncertain about this year, but one thing is for certain. That is these are unusual times. It's been 100 years since the last pandemic. Aside from the centenarians, the world's population has never experienced this. Most apartment managers and property…

Apartment Security - Nude Male Caught on Camera

Posted by Shawna Ivy on October 13, 2020

Here’s something you don’t see every day.

Teens Steal Fire Extinguisher from Laundry Room

Posted by Shawna Ivy on September 11, 2020

By law, fire extinguishers are required to be accessible in case of an emergency. This can leave them vulnerable to theft.

Laundry Room Vandalism - Man Tampers with Surveillance Camera

Posted by Shawna Ivy on September 8, 2020

Why should you make safety a priority in your laundry room?

Vandalism in Apartment Parking Lot

Posted by Shawna Ivy on September 4, 2020

Just after 1:00 a.m., a Stealth security operator saw several individuals vandalizing a vehicle parked in the lot of an Arlington, Texas apartment complex. They appeared to be pouring various liquids over the car. Our operator left a voicemail for the security guard on duty,…