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Corinth Car Dealership Plagued by Theft

Posted by Amy Hite on May 3, 2013

[caption width="500" align="aligncenter"]  photo by ryantxr | Flickr.com[/caption] A Corinth, Texas, auto dealership has posted a $10,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of those persons responsible for the theft of several catalytic converters…

When Metal Theft Goes Wrong

Posted by Amy Hite on April 30, 2013

photo by Charles Roberts (ckroberts61) Dallas Police have done an astounding job fighting metal theft and continue to improve their capabilities and intelligence, as portrayed by a recent news story in the Dallas Observer. At 4:00 a.m., an officer with the Dallas Police…

Bank Robbery on the Decline

Posted by Amy Hite on April 26, 2013

In the past decade, more and more bank robbers have traded in the protection of a black ski mask for the privacy of a computer screen. Data released by the Federal Bureau of Investigation shows that while bank robberies nationwide are dropping at a speed that far exceeds the…

Global Demand for Private Contract Security Services on the Rise

Posted by Amy Hite on April 23, 2013

[caption width="320" align="alignleft"]  photo by Seth Anderson (swanksalot) | Flickr.com[/caption] As Security Info Watch has reported, the Freedonia Group, an international business research firm, has released a study that estimates that the global private contract security…

Stealth Monitoring Wins the Entrepreneurial Insurance Award

Posted by Amy Hite on April 2, 2013

Stealth Monitoring is proud to announce that on March 7, we were chosen from among over 100 contestants to be honored by the Entrepreneurial Insurance Alliance (EIA) and MarketScout for our victory in the EIA’s “Shark Tank” competition at the Entrepreneurial Insurance…

David Charney to Present at A Texas Advisory Council on Arson

Posted by Amy Hite on March 26, 2013

A Texas Advisory Council on Arson (ATAC) is an advisory body for the State Fire Marshall. The council is composed of insurance officials, prosecution and law enforcement officials, fire investigators, and various industrial representatives who are dedicated to working within…

2013 Video Surveillance Predictions

Posted by Amy Hite on March 18, 2013

 Photo by futureatlas.com | Flickr.com Recent IMS Research lead to the development of an infographic depicting 10 trends in video surveillance to look out for in 2013. Here’s a brief rundown of the predictions: 1.Wireless video streaming from an on-site camera back to a…

Copper Theft a Growing Concern in El Paso

Posted by Amy Hite on March 15, 2013

 photo by: Flavio~ | Flickr.com For the past year, the two operators of El Paso’s major shopping centers have been plagued by the theft of copper electrical wiring. With 18 retail centers having been hit since May, some more than once, and hundreds of thousands of dollars in…