Crime Prevention

Couple Arrested after Accessing Vehicles in Multifamily Parking Lot

Posted by Brandon Koepnick on September 20, 2021

Car prowls are crimes of opportunity. Thieves scour parking lots and garages for unlocked vehicles, looking for anything they can quickly take. These crimes can often lead to more egregious acts including identify theft and even stolen vehicles.

Trespasser Arrested After Breaking into Construction Storage Shed

Posted by Arun Mankotia on September 17, 2021

In September’s Construction Arrest of the Month Video, an individual gained access to an active construction site and rummaged through various piles of materials, broke into a shed and then attempted to escape by climbing over the perimeter fencing. Watch how our remote security…

Trespasser Arrested After Piggybacking into an Apartment Building

Posted by Brandon Koepnick on September 17, 2021

Multifamily property owners and managers are facing a growing issue with transients. Allowing loiterers of any kind to remain on your property can have undesirable effects on your community, including vandalism, break-ins, damage and theft. Not to mention, your residents could…

Armed Individual Arrested at Multifamily Community Before Causing Harm

Posted by Tammy Miller on September 17, 2021

The residents and staff at your multifamily communities expect there to be a certain level of security and safety. When someone threatens that safety, if can impact your vacancy rates, reputation and ultimately your net operating income.

Stealth’s Multifamily Resident Security Specialists Descend on the Windy City’s Apartmentalize 2021

Posted by Blake Mitchell on September 16, 2021

Stealth Monitoring’s multifamily residential security specialists recently returned from the Windy City’s McCormick Place where NAA’s Apartmentalize 2021 was held. All attendees were challenged to “focus forward” by reconnecting, restarting and reenergizing alongside the rental…

How Does Video Surveillance Help Reduce Cargo Theft?

Posted by Sean Murphy on September 16, 2021

It wasn't until the Suez Canal incident that the world saw just how important it is to move cargo safely and securely. One container ship's blocking 422 ships from passing through the Suez Canal for two weeks cost an estimated $400 million an hour in goods according to Lloyd's…

What Is Crime Displacement and Why Does It Matter to Your Business?

Posted by Alex Godwin-Austen on September 15, 2021

Every city experiences it. One neighborhood would be a low-crime area for decades and then crime starts climbing. You know this happens when neighborhood stores start installing bars on the windows and doors. There are also crime-ridden neighborhoods that flip flop and become…

Stealth Monitoring at MJBizCon 2021

Posted by Mark Mariotti on September 13, 2021

Cannabis facilities present a wide range of security challenges. As more states legalize marijuana for both medical and recreational use and the industry continues to grow, so too will those challenges. For starters, there are regulatory and compliance issues that vary by state…