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Idle Site Attracts Curious Trespasser

Posted by Paul Gross on May 21, 2020

In this video, a trained Stealth security operator saw an individual jump over the perimeter fence of a Seattle construction site. The suspect was wearing a dark hoodie and carrying a backpack. The operator immediately activated the on-site speaker warning, but the perpetrator…

Drug Use on Commercial Properties

Posted by Rick Charney on May 20, 2020

Two people were caught dealing drugs in a Walmart parking lot. A pair of men were arrested after they were spotted allegedly using drugs in a shopping center parking lot. A drug transaction was witnessed in the parking lot of a Kansas mall. Why do these types of illicit…

How Effective are Thermal Cameras at Detecting Fevers?

Posted by Blake Mitchell on May 19, 2020

For years, thermal-imaging cameras have been used to enhance video surveillance. Where most cameras and human eyes see nothing, these see by translating thermal energy (heat) into visible light. In other words, they can see the heat radiating off an object by capturing different…

4 Tips to Help Reopen Your Retail Center

Posted by Rick Charney on May 18, 2020

At the onset of the coronavirus, the economy shut down almost immediately. Millions lost their jobs. Many businesses closed their doors indefinitely. For weeks public health officials and politicians have been debating on when and how businesses can reopen. While timing seems to…

4 Tips to Reduce Theft at Your Multifamily Residential Property

Posted by Alex Godwin-Austen on May 15, 2020

We’ve said it before, and the data proves it. People who rent apartments want to know they are living in a safe place. They ranked it among the top two considerations when choosing a place to live. It’s your job as a property owner or manager to create that for them, especially…

How Can Drug Use on Your Property Affect Your Bottom Line?

Posted by Brandon Koepnick on May 13, 2020

In this video, two individuals entered a Seattle apartment building and walked into the stairwell. They were met by a third person. They started smoking something out of a glass pipe. A trained Stealth security operator was watching and contacted police. One of the trio got up…

How to Stop Supply Chain Crimes from Hurting Your Business

Posted by Sean Murphy on May 4, 2020

If there's one thing some companies are learning the hard way, it's that it's possible to disrupt the supply chain in an instant. COVID-19 had people racing to stock up on the essentials. Many stores could not keep toilet paper, soap, wipes, and hand sanitizer in stock. Even…

Property Managers, You Need to Know About Domestic Migration

Posted by Brandon Koepnick on April 29, 2020

In 2018, almost 700,00 California residents left the Golden State. Many of the Californians ended up in Texas, Arizona, Washington, and Colorado. California isn't alone in losing a wave of residents to other states. Places with big cities like Illinois and New York are going…