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How Municipalities Can Secure Public Buildings

Posted by Joe Wilson

Jun 28, 2022 8:58:49 AM

City owned buildings that are open to the public have a high risk of certain types of crime including vandalism. Protecting government buildings is a priority for a number of reasons, and this includes protecting the public, information and staff, as well as ensuring continuity of government services. 

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Topics: Professional Office Seccurity, Government Building Security

3 Ways Sonitrol Protects Banks, Credit Unions and Financial Institutions

Posted by Joe Wilson

Apr 14, 2022 12:55:16 PM

In February, a man robbed an Alberta bank armed with bear spray. The thief came into the bank, jumped over the counter and ran off with an undisclosed amount of money. Luckily, the spray was not discharged. 

While surveillance caught the crime on camera, the man was masked and there have been no updates on the suspect since the robbery. So, how can you improve the security of your financial institution and ensure criminals are caught red-handed?

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Topics: Financial Institutions, Government Building Security

Security Tips: Protecting Your Business From Crime While It’s Closed

Posted by Joe Wilson

Mar 30, 2020 12:22:00 PM

Current events regarding COVID-19 have led to an increase in business closures and more teams working remotely. That means a business security solution is more important than ever before. 

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Topics: Retail Security, Small Business Security, Office Building Security, Government Building Security, Restaurant Security

3 Ways to Protect Your Government Building That’s Open to the Public

Posted by Joe Wilson

Jan 13, 2020 1:51:23 PM

Of all the buildings in Canada that we would think are least susceptible to crime, government-owned properties are probably top of mind.

But the fact is, government-owned buildings are designed for a number of purposes and many offer services that are readily available to the public - such as town halls, community centres, courthouses, landmarks and libraries.

As a result, these buildings are easily accessible by the general public and can be highly susceptible to criminal activity including theft, vandalism, arson and break and enters.

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Topics: Government Building Security

3 Things You Need to Keep Your Government Buildings Protected

Posted by Joe Wilson

Jul 24, 2019 11:00:00 AM

Government buildings in Western Canada face a number of threats from vandalism and theft too much more violent and devastating crimes. That’s why it is critical to have effective safety measures in place.

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Topics: Government Building Security

Why Your Business Needs a Customized Security Solution

Posted by Joe Wilson

Jun 2, 2016 2:00:00 PM

No two businesses are alike. A school will have entirely different security needs from a construction site. By purchasing a generic conventional off-the-shelf alarm system for your business, you’re putting your business, assets, and employees at risk. Having a customized solution to fit your needs is important to staying secure.

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Topics: Retail Security, Government Building Security, Office Workplace Security, SonaVision Online Monitoring, Security Systems for Schools, Security for Place of Worship, Security for Auto Dealerships

Top 5 Reasons to Install a Keyless Access Control System

Posted by Joe Wilson

Dec 29, 2013 6:43:00 PM

Security systems for businesses have come a long way in the past few years. It used to be that you had to buy new locks for an entire office if someone lost their key.

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Topics: Government Building Security, Office Workplace Security, Building Access Control

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