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Attempted Bike Theft at Apartment Complex

Posted by Alex Godwin-Austen on January 18, 2021

In this month’s video, two suspects tried to ride away with stolen bikes but they rode directly into police custody.

Rainy Morning Vehicle Break-in

Posted by Rick Charney on January 18, 2021

In this month’s video, we spotted a suspect breaking into a truck parked in a vacant lot on a very rainy Wednesday morning. Needless to say, he spent the rest of the day in jail.

How a Manufacturer and Wholesaler Uses Live Video Monitoring for More Than Just Catching Criminals

Posted by Gernae Alexander on January 15, 2021

For years Renfro Foods, a Dallas-based salsa and condiment producer/distributor, used a simple audio-only burglar alarm to protect its property. This outdated system would activate only when something triggered the alarm. This was often in the middle of the night and would…

Video Surveillance Trends to Watch in 2021

Posted by Colin Bodbyl on January 14, 2021

The video surveillance industry typically follows behind technology innovation in other spaces. 2021 is expected to be no different, with multiple technologies from the IT industry making their way into the video surveillance space. Below are three areas we expect to see growth…

Physical Security Trends for 2021

Posted by Brandon Koepnick on January 13, 2021

With the first doses of the COVID-19 vaccines going out, the light at the end of the tunnel is near. Life without the pandemic, however, remains months away. Despite this, the pandemic will have a permanent impact on how companies conduct business and security. While a pandemic…

Solve These 7 Problems with Video Surveillance

Posted by Matthew Clark on January 11, 2021

When people hear "Video surveillance," their first thought is security. Yes, video surveillance is a proactive technology for deterring crime, but did you know it solves other problems businesses face? Check out these seven problems and how video surveillance helps to solve…

Residential Property Management Trends for 2021

Posted by Shawna Ivy on January 7, 2021

Undoubtedly, the pandemic has upended the world in a dramatic fashion. Residential property management has been affected as much as any other industry. All the planning and budgeting for 2020 went out of the window when COVID-19 showed up in North America. Everyone is ready to…

How Video Surveillance Can Help with Staffing Shortages

Posted by Mark Mariotti on December 28, 2020

Staffing shortages are one of the unfortunate side effects of the pandemic. That's because companies are scrambling to do what is needed to stay in business. As such, they are cutting staff to save on costs. Companies want to do everything they can to retain their employees. In…