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Threat of Copper Theft as High as Ever

Posted by Amy Hite on June 26, 2013

photo by Bart Everson (Editor B) | Flickr.com According to the National Insurance Crime Bureau (NICB), copper theft has accounted for a staggering 96 percent of all reported metal thefts in the past three years, 55 percent of which occurred on commercial property. In…

David Charney to Speak to the Fire Prevention Association of North Texas

Posted by Amy Hite on June 10, 2013

We are proud to announce that Stealth Monitoring’s own David Charney was asked for the second time this year to speak about the company’s ability to help prevent and deter arson at a meeting of the Fire Prevention Association of North Texas (FPANT). He will be speaking between…

Police Embrace Live Monitoring with Real-Time Crime Centers

Posted by Amy Hite on June 4, 2013

[caption id="attachment_2193" align="aligncenter" width="580"] Stealth Monitoring Control Center[/caption] More and more cities across the nation are opening up Real-Time Crime Centers, or RTCCs, to aid city police departments in deterring crime by providing real-time…

Commercial Tenants are Happier than Ever

Posted by Amy Hite on May 31, 2013

 photo by Konstantinos Koukopoulos | Flickr.com[/caption] Real estate research and consulting services provider Kingsley Associates reports that in 2018, overall tenant satisfaction increased in the last quarter of 2018. And this happiness is not confined to a single area of…

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…