Video is helping a bank in Nebraska do more for its customers and stakeholders. Video surveillance has been deployed throughout the bank’s five branches, technology center and three part-time branches. Working with a unified platform, bank employees can use video to settle disputes, provide video evidence of crime-related activity and create a deterrence effect for any potential wrongdoers.
The days of security systems guarding primarily against theft, vandalism and violence are long gone; instead, camera systems are mostly to protect companies against liabilities such as accidents and negligence.
Another major change in the last decade has been the advent of weatherproof security solutions. These types of solutions have been a game changer, shifting the balance of high-quality systems installable from only indoors to include outdoors.
The front gate of the Jardine water filtration plant — one of Chicago’s main potential terrorism targets — was malfunctioning for months this year, raising security concerns among some law enforcement officials.
The Chicago Sun-Times also has discovered a disturbing example of an unauthorized civilian who managed to get past the main vehicle checkpoint for the city’s filtration plant near Navy Pier.
The Federal Communications Commission approved a plan to spend $2 billion to boost wireless Internet connectivity in U.S. schools and libraries during the next two years.
“We’re at a watershed moment,” FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler said during a hearing in Washington today in which the panel voted 3-2 to approve the plan he proposed in April. “Because of what we do today 10 million kids will be connected next year who otherwise wouldn’t. That’s a good days work.”
A professional security system has the potential to make your organization more secure while reducing the possibility of theft and vandalism. One way to make sure you’re detecting crime and suspicious activity at the highest level is by selecting a system that has Wide Dynamic Range (WDR) capabilities.
WDR is the difference in light level between the darkest and the brightest spot in a given range.
BISMARCK, N.D. — North Dakota’s congressional delegation says the state is receiving more than $7 million in Homeland Security funding to help with state and local preparedness programs.
The funding comes from the Federal Emergency Management Agency.
Integrate access control and video surveillance with one simple platform.
This platform gives you the ability to monitor in real-time, generate events for investigation purposes and proactively monitor employees and guests.
The results of a recent survey commissioned by the International Association of Healthcare Security and Safety Foundation (IHSSF) found that there was slight increase in violent crime at hospitals in the U.S. and Canada between 2012 and 2013.
An outdoor video surveillance system set up in downtown Mount Clemens helped lead police to a troubled teen suspected of robbing a Talmer Bank, according to the Macomb County Sheriff’s Office.
The 18-year-old suspect was apprehended in a hotel less than a block away from the bank at 100 North Main Street following a holdup.