"Stealth Monitoring watches 4 of our shopping centers and has been vital in reducing security guard expenses. Stealth has deterred crime numerous times on our properties. We continue to be long term partners. "
- Sr. Property Manager, Shopping Center
This quote was featured in the Catch of the Month newsletter: Criminal Arrested: Hoodie Doesn't Stop Live Video Surveillance
This shopping center company is a Stealth Monitoring client. The following commercial properties unfortunately aren't. These shopping centers didn't have reported proactive live video surveillance and suffered expensive crimes.
Three South Florida counties have been hit with a string of 15 robberies and assaults. These criminal activities occurred in one month and during both daylight and night hours. The victims were hit in parking lots, outside restaurants, and other public areas of shopping centers.
The suspects ambushed the victims and robbed them of cash, electronics, and cars. Five of the victims in Broward County were attacked with pepper spray. There was no reported shopping center protection such as video monitoring.
In Palm Beach County, suspects hit three shopping centers and one restaurant. Detectives say that the robbery suspects may be collaborating together. Authorities said that there were variances in the suspect’s appearances or methods, but there were similarities with getaway vehicles and crime locations.
Miami-Dade County had two incidents outside a supermarket chain. The suspects stole $140,000 worth of diamond jewelry from the victims. The Aventura Police sergeant said that they have improved shopping center protection by increasing patrols.
A spokesperson from one of the impacted grocery store said that shopping center surveillance is of the highest priority.
Two teenagers were arrested in January. The suspects were charged with charges of committing robbery, carjacking, and aggravated battery on a 73-year old woman.
A Delray Beach Police representative said that these incidents serve as a reminder for residents to remain focused while in public and be aware of who is around them.
Also from the newsletter: Shopping Center Video Surveillance Leads Police to Vandal. This suspect wore his hoodie up over his head, which masked his face. But these surveillance cameras weren’t just recording. They were watched live, which led to his arrest. At 3:02am an early morning trespasser walks through a Dallas shopping center. He wears his hoodie up over his head, which masks his face in front of a security camera.
Stealth Monitoring, a privately held company with U.S. headquarters in Dallas, TX, and Canadian headquarters in Toronto, ON, is North America’s leading provider of live video monitoring solutions. We specialize in proactive and intelligent video monitoring technology that can significantly improve threat detection and police response. Our security solutions feature advanced technology, coupled with human intelligence and efficient processes, to help detect and deter crime while reducing security guard and other expenses. We are also heavily invested in the future of computer vision and artificial intelligence. We are actively developing new technologies that can enable executives with valuable business intelligence data to improve their day-to-day operations and decision-making abilities. We have over 500 employees, 15 offices, and 3 redundant live video monitoring control centers. Our team proactively monitors 20,000+ cameras daily, resulting in more than 15,000 deterred crimes, 500+ arrests and 35,000+ analyzed customer videos every year, securing peace of mind for business owners throughout North America. Our clients include construction sites, shopping centers, apartment buildings, auto dealers, office buildings, industrial facilities, distribution yards, cannabis operations, and other businesses with outdoor assets. They range from large global enterprises to single location companies. Our proactive solutions can help reduce external and internal theft, vandalism, property damage and provide you with actionable business intelligence. We can even reduce or replace security guards at a fraction of the cost – up to 60% savings.
Please call toll-free (866) 382-3873 or contact Stealth today for more information to protect your outdoor assets. Visit the Stealth web site to see real videos of criminals being arrested at construction sites, multifamily apartments, shopping centers, office buildings, warehouses, auto dealerships, and other commercial real estate properties.