Crime Prevention

Retail Centers That Take a Leap of Faith Supercharge Profits

Posted by Rick Charney on June 24, 2019

With the advent of e-commerce and fast shipping, some retailers find that it doesn't pay to have a brick-and-mortar store. They close up shop and leave vacant spots in a retail center. Others, on the other hand, continue to thrive. You don't want to risk losing them because of…

5 Things You Need to Do to Prepare a Construction Site for Summer

Posted by Sudesh Jangalee on June 12, 2019

Most homeowners know they need to do summer maintenance to prepare for the onslaught of hot temperatures. The same goes for construction sites, especially since it's their busiest season. Summer maintenance enhances construction safety. Not only are days longer, so, too, is the…

How Car Dealerships Can Help Prevent This Expensive Problem

Posted by Norm Charney on June 5, 2019

The numbers aren't pretty…and these barely scratch the surface. Slidell, Louisiana: $120,000Grapeland, Texas: $50,000Clifton Park, New York: $10,000+Detroit, Michigan: $70,000Weymouth, Massachusetts: $50,000+What do all these cities have in common? In each one, a car dealership…

A Guide to Thermal Imaging Cameras

Posted by Melissa Parsons on May 30, 2019

When it comes to securing outdoor assets, there is no doubt you will encounter areas where light, or lack thereof, is an issue. This is especially true when trying to protect property perimeters. Traditional security cameras, while able to catch most things, struggle to see at…

This Is What You Need to Do to Reduce Metal Theft

Posted by Hugh Wong on May 3, 2019

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration states the U.S. processes 56 million tons of iron and steel and 1.5 million tons of copper every year. Not only does scrap metal recycling protect the environment, it is also more cost-effective than mining raw materials. This…

4 Technologies That Will Enhance Construction Safety

Posted by Ryan Cox on April 29, 2019

With younger, tech-savvy employees entering the construction business and the surge of Baby Boomers retiring, technology has finally found its way into construction. The industry recognizes the value of technology. After all, the right one can save time and money while…

Shopping Center Increases NOI by More Than $120K with One Simple Security Change.

Posted by Rick Charney on April 25, 2019

Shopping centers present unique security challenges. Each one deals with its own set of issues from theft, trespassing and property damage, to site accidents, guard expenses and more. Shopping center managers and owners have an obligation to provide a safe environment for their…

How to Meet Strict Canadian Cannabis Security Requirements

Posted by Mark Mariotti on April 23, 2019

Two things make the cannabis industry different from everyone else. One is that it's a cash-heavy business making it ripe for robbery. As a result, Health Canada and the Access to Cannabis for Medicinal Purposes Regulations (ACMPR) created detailed Cannabis laws and regulations.…