Reasearch Links Technology With Decline In Crime After decades of soaring statistics, crime in the U.S. has plunged. According to a new report from the Brennan Center for Justice at New York University School of Law1, in the last quarter century crime on both a national and city level dropped dramatically and remain near historic […]
Posted on Friday, September 22, 2017 by Paragon
As the weather warms up, residents and business owners open new windows of opportunity for burglars. Detective Jack Meeks, the spokesman for the New York City Crime Prevention Bureau, warns that the most common entry points for thieves in the city are windows or fire escapes. This risk increases in the spring and summer months.
Posted on Saturday, March 18, 2017 by Paragon Security
Technology Report: SourceSecurity.com By Larry Anderson The retail market is facing unprecedented challenges as brick-and-mortar locations struggle to redefine their role in the age of online commerce. Retailers also deal with continuing, age old requirements to minimize costs in a competitive landscape and to provide services and a customer experience that encourages repeat business. Video […]
Posted on Wednesday, October 12, 2016 by Paragon
NYPD CRIME STOPPERS ALERT Published originally on: NYPD Crime Stoppers. Security monitoring of a Brooklyn apartment recently caught this burglary suspect on surveillance video, leaving the building through the front door. The suspect gained entry to the apartment by climbing the fire escape outside the Brooklyn building on Lincoln Road. Choosing a window that was not […]
Posted on Sunday, January 10, 2016 by Paragon
If you’ve been looking around New York City lately you might be seeing fewer window gates around. Some homeowners seem to have begun to think that declining crime rates over the past decade or so means they can get by without gates. While this often is not the case, there can be temptation to avoid […]
Posted on Tuesday, January 5, 2016 by Paragon
When most people hear the term “retail security,” they automatically think of theft, people physically stealing items from the store.
Posted on Sunday, December 6, 2015 by paragon
While security systems are mainly focused on preventing crime, many other features they offer can significantly improve the overall safety of any home.
Posted on Saturday, July 12, 2014 by Paragon Security
Without the aid of security cameras, it is likely an alleged murderer in Spokane, Washington would still be walking free. According to a news report on www.kxly.com, on June 11th, 2014, Sean Oie was stabbed to death at the STA Plaza. The security guards there discovered the image of the suspect, Donald Phillips, was caught on […]
Posted on Monday, June 23, 2014 by Paragon Security
Bike theft is difficult to prevent without proper locks.
Posted on Saturday, May 31, 2014 by Paragon Security
Large cities are always fighting an uphill battle against crime, especially in today’s economic crisis when individuals resort to theft and other malicious activity to turn a profit.
Posted on Monday, October 15, 2012 by Paragon Security
Surveillance cameras have become an integral part of security systems during the past few decades, allowing business decision-makers, homeowners and municipalities to monitor areas where no other authorities are present.
Posted on Tuesday, August 14, 2012 by Paragon Security
From the strange to the serious, crimes are constantly occurring. While it is deadly threats that make the most compelling case for camera security, sometimes it is the more bizarre and amusing incidents that draw attention to the utility of surveillance cameras.
Posted on Friday, August 3, 2012 by Paragon Security