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How Casinos Prevent Crime

How Casinos Prevent Crime

By Carlos Hazbun | Commercial Security | No Comments

The Security Challenges of Casinos Given the basic premise of a casinos — the possibility of either making or losing money — it's unsurprising that they're sometimes the setting of criminal activity. As a result, casinos leverage the best security practices and tools to prevent and deter crime. While, more often than not, the object of crime occurring [...] More
Custom Commercial Security Plan Design

Custom Commercial Security Plan Design

By Carlos Hazbun | Commercial Security | No Comments

Custom Security Solutions for Commercial Properties What would your custom security plan look like? Would it include security guards, state-of-the-art surveillance technology, and monitoring services? Some organizations, such as construction companies, warehouses, auto dealerships, and shopping centers, need flexible security systems that can be configured and reconfigured to accommodate changing needs. The best way to [...] More
5 Tips to Protect Your Business During the Holidays

5 Tips to Protect Your Business During the Holidays

By Carlos Hazbun | Commercial Security | No Comments

5 Tips to Protect Your Business During the Holidays The holiday season is the peak sales season for most businesses, but it's also the prime crime season for thieves. This year, businesses are facing a growing threat from organized retail crime ring activity, which increased 67 percent over the past year, according to the National Retail Federation. [...] More
How to Prevent Crime and Create a Safe Workplace

How to Prevent Crime and Create a Safe Workplace

By Carlos Hazbun | Commercial Security | No Comments

How to Prevent Crime and Create a Safe Workplace As an employee, being safe going to and coming from work is always important. But in light of the #MeToo movement recently, this concern has grown, especially for women. According to the Bureau of Justice Statistics, 1 in 10 property crimes occur in parking lots and garages outside [...] More
Tips To Prevent Problems with Disgruntled Ex-Employees

Tips To Prevent Problems with Disgruntled Ex-Employees

By Carlos Hazbun | Commercial Security | No Comments

Best Practices to Prevent Problems with Disgruntled Ex-Employees Disgruntled ex-employees pose a serious risk to your business. Why? Because even though you've shown them the door and terminated their contracts, some still have access to corporate systems. Others are willing to cause public spectacles or damage property to recoup what they believe they're "owed". Here [...] More
Weaknesses, Burglars and Security Surveillance

Weaknesses, Burglars and Security Surveillance

By Carlos Hazbun | Commercial Security | No Comments

Four Weaknesses Burglars Love and How Security Surveillance Can Help What attracts burglars to your property? Ease of access and the potential to enter, steal and escape undetected. It makes sense since most criminals aren't looking to commit the heist of the century; they're hoping to get in, grab what they can and get out [...] More
Building a Nighttime Lockup Routine

Building a Nighttime Lockup Routine

By Carlos Hazbun | Commercial Security | No Comments

Building a Nighttime Lockup Routine Criminals look for easy, high-value targets. If they find commercial properties dark and quiet, lacking digital alarm systems and with valuables in plain sight, the conclusion is inevitable: theft and/or damage. Thankfully, improving security is easier than you think — here's a look at creating a solid nighttime lockup routine [...] More
Types of Commercial Theft and How to Prevent It

Types of Commercial Theft and How to Prevent It

By Carlos Hazbun | Commercial Security | No Comments

Types of Commercial Theft and How to Prevent It Commercial property security represents an interesting paradox. In many cases, the buildings are open to the public, at least to some extent. Retailers and many types of office buildings rely on customer interaction and foot traffic to sustain their business. However, some members of the public [...] More
6 Commercial Security Trends to Watch in 2018

6 Commercial Security Trends to Watch in 2018

By Carlos Hazbun | Commercial Security | No Comments

6 Commercial Security Trends to Watch in 2018 Looking ahead to 2018 and beyond, the power of technology is a dominant force shaping the next generation of commercial security. Safeguarding your business has never been more critical. For small businesses, the most common crime is burglary and theft, which costs at $8,000 per incident on [...] More
3 Common Ways Criminals Target Your Business

3 Common Ways Criminals Target Your Business

By Carlos Hazbun | Commercial Security | No Comments

3 Common Ways Criminals Target Your Business Auto dealerships, construction sites, and retail spaces are all high-value locations targeted for theft by criminals. But how they're targeted is much different depending on the type of business. Though the hot spots may vary, the solution to prevent theft is often the same. These are the three most [...] More