Shopping Center & Retail

Fight Breaks Out in Shopping Center Parking Lot

Posted by Rick Charney on June 16, 2022

Any business that has a parking lot or garage can never underestimate the security challenges they bring. Of course, you always want visitors, customers and employees to be safe without having cause for concern. However, just one bad incident can drive those people away and…

How to Prepare and Protect Your Property for a Natural Disaster

Posted by Alex Godwin-Austen on June 13, 2022

Unfortunately, it's not your imagination. Natural disasters are happening more frequently. And they're causing a lot of property damage. In 2021, there were 20 events that cost almost $148 billion, the second highest in the number of events and third highest in cost to the…

Homeless Individual Caught Sleeping Behind Shopping Center

Posted by Rick Charney on May 31, 2022

The homeless crisis continues to plague commercial properties. While homelessness itself if not a crime, having unwanted people hanging around a shopping center or other space could escalate to other issues, including trespassing, damage, vandalism and theft. Real estate…

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…

Suspect Caught Loitering Behind Shopping Center

Posted by Rick Charney on May 18, 2022

Loitering might seem like an innocuous activity. However, it could potentially lead to more egregious crimes. Not to mention, when people loiter outside your shopping center, they could scare away customers which will ultimately impact your bottom line.

Will We See You at ICSC Las Vegas 2022?

Posted by Rick Charney on May 2, 2022

In just a few weeks, retail experts and dealmakers will be making their way to Las Vegas for ICSC 2022, the industry’s premier event. Stealth’s team of retail security specialists will be there, too, with videos and demos of our proactive live video monitoring solution. Schedule…

Stealth’s Farshad Raoufi Receives Distinguished Award from Toronto Police Services Board

Posted by Hugh Wong on April 19, 2022

When the Toronto Police Service Guns and Gangs Unit worked late into the night and early morning hours investigating an incident, Farshad Raoufi, Video Analyst Manager here at Stealth, burned the midnight oil alongside them. The incident in question concerned a shooting…

The Importance of Surveillance Cameras and How They Help Your Business?

Posted by Shawna Ivy on April 15, 2022

Criminals are getting more and more brazen in their efforts to accomplish their insidious goals. The data supports it as violent crime is rapidly rising according to the Council on Criminal Justice (CCJ). Gun assault, aggravated assault, robbery, and motor vehicle theft all went…