Security Guards & Savings

How to Protect Against Rental Equipment Theft

Posted by James Thompson on May 24, 2022

As a goal-oriented, client-centered rental equipment business. your customers rent from you because they save money, gain flexibility, and avoid the cost and complexity of maintaining company-owned equipment. Renting from you also allows companies to try different equipment…

Best Way to Help Protect Outdoor Assets

Posted by Blake Mitchell on May 23, 2022

Organized retail crime (ORC) and theft are on the rise. According to the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, over 50 percent of small business owners experienced more incidents of shoplifting in 2021. To help bear the brunt of the loss, many of these businesses have raised prices. Still,…

Suspects Stealing from Construction Site Arrested

Posted by Sidney Sommer on May 20, 2022

With the cost of materials continuing to rise, construction sites are presenting lots of opportunities for thieves. Unless there’s an effective security system in place, equipment, tools and lumber are ripe for the picking. In May’s Arrest of the Month video, we caught two…

Thief Arrested for Breaking into Electrical Box Behind Shopping Center

Posted by Rick Charney on May 20, 2022

There’s no question the retail industry has experienced its share of security issues, from inventory shortages to a spike in organized retail crime and shoplifting. Retail centers also contend with other challenges including vandalism, loitering, parking lot/garage problems and…

Individuals Playing with Guns Arrested at Apartment Community

Posted by Tammy Miller on May 20, 2022

Sometimes the behavior of a resident or guest can become a safety risk. If this behavior continues, it could potentially make other residents feel unsafe. No one wants to live where they don’t feel secure. This is a key factor in minimizing vacancy and maximizing rental…

Construction Trespasser Arrested for Trying to Steal Building Materials

Posted by Sidney Sommer on May 20, 2022

Any theft at your construction site will cost you money. You will pay to replace the stolen items. Your project could be delayed, which will cost you. You could even see your insurance premiums go up. The materials on your site are valuable, even more so now because of a…

Auto Parts Thieves Arrested at Dealership

Posted by Alex Godwin-Austen on May 20, 2022

Data scientists revealed that catalytic converter thefts more than quadrupled during 2021. These crooks target dealerships because lots are filled with many, seemingly unattended vehicles in very close proximity. In May’s Arrest of the Month video, we caught two people crawling…

Arrest of Burglary Suspect at Apartment Building

Posted by Brandon Koepnick on May 19, 2022

Package and mail theft is a serious issue for apartment communities. It’s a widespread concern all across North America. Fortunately, for property owners/managers, there are ways to combat it.