Video Monitoring

How is the Cannabis Business Doing in the Crisis?

Posted by Mark Mariotti on April 7, 2020

What do grocery stores, hardware stores, banks, and cannabis businesses have in common? Governments consider all of them as essential businesses in the times of the COVID-19 pandemic. A few short years ago, anyone selling cannabis would've been arrested. Today, governments are…

How Tailgating and Piggybacking Can Crush Your Security

Posted by Eric Nauta on April 1, 2020

Your organization wisely invests in perimeter and physical security. You have a security policy and plan in place. You even send employees to training. All that can fall apart in one fell swoop. All it takes is one incident of piggybacking or tailgating. What Are Piggybacking…

Why Manufacturing Companies Need to Be Concerned About Security and What to Do About It

Posted by Sean Murphy on March 30, 2020

Cyber breaches have gotten a lot of attention as companies that are victims of large-scale hacks make the news. These incidents push companies to invest more in cybersecurity. However, spending more on cybersecurity will not help prevent cargo theft and other physical security…

A Smashed Window and a Car Chase End in Arrest

Posted by Rick Charney on March 23, 2020

In this month’s video, three suspects smash a window and break into a storefront.

Attempted Materials Theft Leads to Arrest

Posted by Sidney Sommer on March 23, 2020

In this month’s video, two suspects attempt to steal materials from a construction site. They weren’t successful because we were watching.

How to Conquer Mining Security Challenges in 9 Steps

Posted by Mark Mariotti on March 20, 2020

Surface mining, underground mining, and minerals processing put workers in a hazardous environment. It's the nature of the job. Management in just about every mining business has to focus on two things. One is mining safety to protect the health and safety of its mine workers.…

How Technology Can Boost Your Construction Business

Posted by Kirk Biddle on March 16, 2020

In terms of technology, the construction business lags behind most industries. It's understandable because workers depend on lower-tech tools. In addition, the data and automation which are available, not to mention the disparate data sources and the outdoor, non-stationary…

How Do You Calculate Your Return on Security Investment?

Posted by Eric Nauta on March 13, 2020

Measuring the return on investment of a product is easy. You add up the expenses related to creating and managing it. Then you take the number of sales and subtract all related expenses. Unfortunately, it's not so simple to figure out what kind of return you get on your…