Crime Prevention

Construction Trespasser Arrested in New Housing Development

Posted by Sidney Sommer on June 28, 2022

Construction sites have a myriad of materials and equipment often lying around in the open. These become virtual calling cards for opportunistic thieves. Any time a jobsite suffers loss from stolen materials or damage to the project, costly ramifications could ensue.

Trespasser Arrested after Vandalizing Construction Site

Posted by Neil Goulding on June 27, 2022

When a jobsite is vandalized or experiences a loss from theft, everyone suffers – contactors, insurance companies, and even equipment dealers. However, by taking proactive measures, you can help minimize the opportunity.

Arrest for Vehicle Burglary on Dealership Lot

Posted by Curtis Lloyd on June 24, 2022

According to the National Insurance Crime Bureau (NICB), car thefts in the U.S. increased more than 16 percent in 2021 compared to 2019 and almost 30 percent more than in 2017. The numbers in some parts of the country are even higher than that. For example, Washington state saw…

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.

Arrest of Suspect Trespassing on Construction Site on Foot and in Car

Posted by Paul Gross on June 17, 2022

Inactive construction sites are theft targets. Any loss of equipment, tools or materials could cause project delays and financial implications, including increased insurance premiums. In this Arrest of the Month video, we saw an intruder scope out a site on foot, then return in…

Fight Breaks Out in Shopping Center Parking Lot

Posted by Rick Charney on June 16, 2022

Any business that has a parking lot or garage can never underestimate the security challenges they bring. Of course, you always want visitors, customers and employees to be safe without having cause for concern. However, just one bad incident can drive those people away and…

4 Best Security Tips for Cannabis Dispensaries

Posted by Mick Warncke on June 14, 2022

Cannabis dispensaries face unique challenges due to the constantly evolving regulations. Many factors affect their success. One of the most critical is protecting their assets. Even though the legalization of cannabis helps fight black market activities, they continue to be a…