TITLE

Driving to Safer Parking

AUTHOR(S)
Ritchey, Diane
PUB. DATE
April 2010
SOURCE
Security: Solutions for Enterprise Security Leaders;Apr2010, Vol. 47 Issue 4, p44
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers the author's insights on public safety surveillance. It states that people left their valuables in the parking lots or garages alone with their cars wherein almost one in 10 property crimes occurred. It emphasizes that educating the general public on safety measures is the key factor in avoiding the crime. It also features Golf Mill Shopping Center in Niles, Illinois which installed new wireless surveillance system that helped reduce 50% to 100% thefts and other incidents.
ACCESSION #
50801058

 

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