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Weaknesses, Burglars and Security Surveillance

Weaknesses, Burglars and Security Surveillance

By Carlos Hazbun | Commercial Security, Security, Surveillance | 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
Types of Retail Theft and How to Prevent Them

Types of Retail Theft and How to Prevent Them

By Carlos Hazbun | Commercial Buildings, Commercial Security, Monitoring, Retail Security, Surveillance, Virtual Guard | No Comments

Types of Retail Theft and How to Prevent Them Retailers facing a mix of increasing inventory theft and declining enforcement actions are coming to rely more on retail theft prevention devices to stem their losses. U.S. retailers experience an average shrink rate of 1.44 percent, which cost the economy $48.9 billion in 2016, according to [...] More
How Radar Dramatically Improves Property Security

How Radar Dramatically Improves Property Security

By Carlos Hazbun | Commercial Security, Construction Site Security, Radar | No Comments

How Radar Systems Can Dramatically Improve Commercial Property Security Radar security technology is becoming an increasingly important tool for protecting commercial properties. Global radar security sales reached $17.8 billion in 2016, and are increasing at a compound annual growth rate of 6.3 percent, on track to reach $30.1 billion by 2024. Radar’s popularity is growing because [...] More
Building a Nighttime Lockup Routine

Building a Nighttime Lockup Routine

By Carlos Hazbun | Business, Commercial Buildings, Commercial Security, Virtual Guard | 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 Buildings, Commercial Security, Parking Lot Security, Surveillance, Virtual Guard | 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 Buildings, Commercial Security, Drones, Virtual Guard | 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
How Thermal Security Cameras Help Protect Your Commercial Property

How Thermal Security Cameras Help Protect Your Commercial Property

By Carlos Hazbun | Commercial Buildings, Commercial Security, Thermal Cameras, Video Surveillance | No Comments

How Thermal Security Cameras Help Protect Your Commercial Property The dark of night is the perfect camouflage for criminals looking to swipe valuable merchandise from commercial property. Auto dealerships, retail space, and construction sites are all vulnerable places when the sun goes down. Because of the increased chances of criminal activity, these commercial spaces ramp [...] More
3 Common Ways Criminals Target Your Business

3 Common Ways Criminals Target Your Business

By Carlos Hazbun | Business, Cameras, Commercial Buildings, 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
5 Parking Lot/Garage Security Upgrades

5 Parking Lot/Garage Security Upgrades

By Carlos Hazbun | Cameras, Commercial Security, Parking Lot Security | No Comments

5 Parking Lot/Garage Security Upgrades How safe is your parking lot or garage? While most people remember to lock their car doors, there are enough forgetful people out there that criminals still prey on unsecured lots for all sorts of valuables inside unlock cars. And even then, the smash-and-grab technique is alive and well even [...] More
6 Steps to Securing Your High-Rise Construction Site

6 Steps to Securing Your High-Rise Construction Site

By Carlos Hazbun | Commercial Buildings, Commercial Security, Construction Site Security, Jobsite Security, Surveillance | No Comments

6 Steps to Securing Your High-Rise Building Construction Site Building a new high-rise in an urban area presents an inviting target. For thieves who want to sell stolen equipment and materials, a high-rise building construction site can be a jackpot. Even an urban construction site with a relatively small footprint presents some challenges. Wherever there [...] More