Automotive Dealerships

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…

Stealth Monitoring at a Glance

Posted by Blake Mitchell on March 12, 2020

Stealth Monitoring is North America’s leading provider of live video monitoring solutions, with U.S. headquarters in Dallas, TX and Canadian headquarters in Toronto, ON. Our proactive video monitoring technology, combined with human intelligence, can help detect and deter crime…

Why Video Surveillance Is the Ideal Crime Deterrent

Posted by Melissa Parsons on March 11, 2020

You may have heard that video surveillance deters crime and helps bring criminals to justice. Can it actually do that? Or is it a marketing ploy? Maybe the New York Times story about the East Orange police department in New Jersey will answer that. How a Police Department…

The Evolution of Video Surveillance

Posted by Melissa Parsons on February 26, 2020

When George Orwell published the dystopian novel Nineteen Eighty-Four in 1949, who knew that it would describe video surveillance through devices like two-way telescreens or two-way televisions that we would see something like that today? In the story, the residents of Oceania…

This Is What Artificial Intelligence Will Do for Video Surveillance

Posted by Melissa Parsons on February 24, 2020

A simple video surveillance system captures what the camera sees. To spot suspicious activity requires someone to watch the cameras or analysts who know how to watch hours of footage to find issues. AI has exploded in the last decade and now it has found its way in video…

How to Avoid Paying the High Price of False Alarms

Posted by Jay Thomas on February 21, 2020

Have you ever had a false alarm in your office or apartment building? It's quite a common problem. In fact, research from the Arizona State University Center for Problem-Oriented Policing reveals that between 94 and 98 percent of alarm calls are false. (The number varies based…

Stealth Monitoring Tops Last Year’s Donation to Habitat for Humanity

Posted by Sidney Sommer on January 29, 2020

Stealth Monitoring and the Greater Toronto-area (GTA) Habitat for Humanity have been enjoying a partnership since 2007. In those early days, Founder/Managing Director at Stealth, Sidney Sommer, installed cameras for free at Habitat’s sites in Toronto to help deter crime and…

Crime Data Analysis

Posted by Blake Mitchell on January 20, 2020

Crimes against businesses can rob them of their reputation, profits, and safety. That's why it's critical for to stay on top of crime trends. The best way to do that is through the FBI's National Incident-Based Reporting System. NIBRS falls under the Uniform Crime Report (UCR)…