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Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design

Posted by Blake Mitchell on November 14, 2018

For criminals to commit a crime, they must have the desire, the ability and the opportunity to do it. In an effort to minimize the threat, many law enforcement agencies promote the principles of Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design (CPTED). CPTED means designing the…

The New Stealth Monitoring

Posted by Blake Mitchell on November 12, 2018

In November 2016, Stealth Monitoring merged with UCIT Online. Since then, we have grown to become North America’s largest independent provider of video security technology solutions. As a result, Stealth has expanded its service offerings and reach for many commercial verticals…

How Do Audio Warnings Deter Unwanted Activity?

Posted by Rick Charney on November 12, 2018

The last thing a criminal wants, besides getting caught, is to attract attention. That’s why audio warnings are an effective method for deterring unwanted activity. Not only do audio warnings highlight a situation, they let intruders know they are being watched. The earlier…

Alternative Solution for a Security Guard Service

Posted by Chris O' Rourke on November 12, 2018

Commercial and residential property managers have an obligation to maintain a safe environment and keep tenants and visitors free from injuries and dangerous conditions. Traditionally, many have sought out a security guard service to help protect their properties, but there are…

Construction Industry Trends for 2019

Posted by Steve Mansell on November 9, 2018

The construction industry is typically slow to adopt new technology. That, however, may change in 2019 due to several trends growing in popularity, including augmented reality, robotics, drones and building information modeling. Augmented reality gives users the opportunity to…

The Importance of Preparing for Holiday Crime

Posted by Rick Charney on November 8, 2018

The end of Halloween signals the beginning of the holiday season. Shopping centers, mixed-used properties and other types of retail businesses will be bustling with events, shoppers and unfortunately, criminals. The National Crime Prevention Council (NCPC) released its list of…

The Stealth Story

Posted by Blake Mitchell on October 17, 2018

The Stealth Story According to Norm Charney, Founder and Managing Director of Stealth, running a successful business isn’t rocket science, it’s common sense. Be open and honest, build solid processes and take care of the customer. Success will follow. He should know, he’s…

Stealth Monitoring |UCIT Online| Founder Sidney Sommer: From the Basement to the Boardroom.

Posted by Blake Mitchell on October 17, 2018

UCIT Online Founder Sidney Sommer: From the Basement to the Boardroom In 2002, Sidney Sommer lost his job, which turned out to be the best thing that ever happened to him. It became the motivation he needed to create a multi-million-dollar business known as UCIT Online. Here’s…