Video Security Systems

How Effective are Thermal Cameras at Detecting Fevers?

Posted by Blake Mitchell on May 19, 2020

For years, thermal-imaging cameras have been used to enhance video surveillance. Where most cameras and human eyes see nothing, these see by translating thermal energy (heat) into visible light. In other words, they can see the heat radiating off an object by capturing different…

4 Tips to Reduce Theft at Your Multifamily Residential Property

Posted by Alex Godwin-Austen on May 15, 2020

We’ve said it before, and the data proves it. People who rent apartments want to know they are living in a safe place. They ranked it among the top two considerations when choosing a place to live. It’s your job as a property owner or manager to create that for them, especially…

How to Stop Supply Chain Crimes from Hurting Your Business

Posted by Sean Murphy on May 4, 2020

If there's one thing some companies are learning the hard way, it's that it's possible to disrupt the supply chain in an instant. COVID-19 had people racing to stock up on the essentials. Many stores could not keep toilet paper, soap, wipes, and hand sanitizer in stock. Even…

Property Managers, You Need to Know About Domestic Migration

Posted by Brandon Koepnick on April 29, 2020

In 2018, almost 700,00 California residents left the Golden State. Many of the Californians ended up in Texas, Arizona, Washington, and Colorado. California isn't alone in losing a wave of residents to other states. Places with big cities like Illinois and New York are going…

Homeless Sleeping on Apartment Sidewalk

Posted by Brandon Koepnick on April 27, 2020

A trained security operator watching an apartment building in San Diego saw a homeless person approach the property then lie down and go to sleep next to another slumbering suspect. Our Stealth operator activated the on-site speaker warning multiple times. The suspects did not…

What You Need to Do to Secure Your Multifamily Construction Project

Posted by Pearson Brock on April 24, 2020

The next time you prepare to start a multifamily construction project, how will you secure the building? Do you have a process in place for integrating security, or do you leave it up to the client to add it to their requirements? Maybe it’s resolved later after the project is…

Why Mobile Surveillance Is the Best Option for Remote Site Security

Posted by Melissa Parsons on April 22, 2020

Construction companies and businesses in rural and remote sites may not think they need to worry about crime. After all, rural and remote areas tend to have smaller populations. They are further away from cities. An article in The Wall Street Journal reveals a different…

License Plate Recognition: Everything You Need to Know

Posted by Melissa Parsons on April 17, 2020

Everyone is waiting for the day their government says they can leave their homes and resume their daily activities. Unfortunately, one of the side effects of the COVID-19 pandemic is the loss of jobs. Some people won't have a job waiting for them. The word is that 6.6 million…