Electronic security professionals share stories of how their alarm systems were able to assist in the arrest of intruders.
February 26, 2012
The Broward County (Fla.) Sheriff's Department is crediting real-time video security monitoring for helping apprehend a man after he attempted to steal a truck from an automobile rental lot.
January 18, 2012
SureView Systems of Tampa, Fla., releases the Immix Cloud, which enables central stations to deliver monitoring services by consolidating video, access control, audio and alarm events into a single point of control.
SSI Staff · December 11, 2011
SecureWatch24 (SW24) launched a dealer and distribution channel for its video management and access control services at ASIS 2011 to help dealers build recurring monthly revenue (RMR).
Ashley Willis · September 20, 2011
The benefits of video technology are being extended from surveillance and intrusion detection to assisting in fire detection and verification. Find out what considerations, practices and codes figure prominently for successful deployment.
By Al Colombo · September 20, 2011
In its efforts to expand globally in the video surveillance and monitoring markets, fire/life-safety solutions provider Xtralis has acquired Germany-based HeiTel Digital Video GmbH.
July 04, 2011
Video analytics provider Cernium Corp. and Sprint have partnered to offer a wireless mobile broadband video surveillance and alarm verification solution.
June 08, 2011
Following a months-long effort by a task force charged with rewriting this city's alarm ordinance, installing security contractors and city leaders are hailing sweeping changes made to the provision ...
By Rodney Bosch · May 03, 2011
The city of Hastings, Minn., is on the warpath because home and business owners continue to have needless false alarms. What's the big deal, you ask? After all, it's their job to check them out anyway ...
April 26, 2011
Giving priority response to enhanced video alarms is gaining traction in Boston and New York and could soon be approved statewide in Iowa and elsewhere, according to advocates who want the concept adopted as a law enforcement classification.
By Rodney Bosch · February 28, 2010