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What You Need to Know About Video Surveillance Retention Requirements

Posted by Mick Warncke on November 16, 2021

As video surveillance grows more powerful in capturing easily identifiable information, it's also becoming more affordable. Many industries in the U.S. and Canada are required to implement security cameras and those not required find they need to add them to their security…

This Is What You Need to Help Protect Your Business Equipment

Posted by Jeff Purtell on November 12, 2021

Thieves can have a huge impact on a business with just one theft of equipment and supplies. If the right things are stolen, it can bring the work to a standstill and the business won't be able to provide services to customers. Just one instance of stealing lawn equipment can…

Halloween 2021 Could Have Gone Much Differently for Some with Stealth

Posted by Todd Brinkley on November 11, 2021

Another Halloween has come and gone. The brisk Fall air has extinguished brightly burning candles inside intricately carved jack-o-lanterns. Children’s stomachs (and apparently their parents, too, as parents steal 1/3 of their children’s Halloween candy) are filled with sugary…

Stop Cargo Theft BEFORE it Becomes Cargo Theft

Posted by Sean Murphy on November 2, 2021

It’s been going on for months now … since June 2021, when “Project Crockpot” was launched by the York Regional Police Auto/Cargo Theft Unit to investigate ongoing auto theft in and around Toronto. Finally, on October 21, 2021, some traction was made. Investigators recovered 88…

Contractors and Supply Store Owners Say "Goodbye” to Equipment Yard Theft with Remote Video Monitoring

Posted by Jeff Purtell on November 1, 2021

With increased scarcity and supply chain disruptions, a new trend is emerging in the world of commercial theft across the U.S. and Canada. Contractor supply stores for trades – such as plumbing, agriculture, electrical, construction and more – are getting hit hard with theft of…

How Thermographic Cameras and Video Surveillance Can Help Protect Your Scrap Facility

Posted by Ray Schenk on October 6, 2021

Fires continue to be major issues for scrap and recycling facilities. It’s no wonder, considering the amount of spark-producing equipment and combustibles that can be found there. Recently, a fire broke out at one of North America’s largest processors and distributors of scrap…

Luxury Cars Stolen from New Jersey Car Dealership

Posted by Jeff Purtell on July 8, 2021

It was the night of May 17, 2021, when security cameras gleaned footage of brazen crooks who stole eight high-end, luxury vehicles from a Township of Irvington, New Jersey car dealership. After cutting the lock on the metal gate leading into the dealership with what appears to…

Cargo Handlers Arrested for Stealing Gold Bars

Posted by Sean Murphy on June 3, 2021

Two cargo handlers were arrested at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) for stealing four gold bars worth around $224,000. The men worked for a cargo handling firm that provides services for the airport. The gold, part of a 2,000-bar shipment from a Canadian bank, were…