No place of business, including the rental industry, can guarantee your safety from the criminal acts of others. Property Management companies tend to make it difficult, if not impossible, to understand what level of crime is both on the property and in the neighborhood. What you are likely to hear as a prospective tenant is: […]
Articles in the Dallas, Texas and neighboring regions of north Texas to display on the Dallas City landing page.
Texas Apartment Association Crime Awareness Guide A claim of inadequate security or negligent security at an apartment property is very common. The Texas Apartment Association (TAA) offers a Texas Crime Awareness Guide (link is at the bottom of the page) that can assist any property owner or manager develop crime prevention programs. Apartment security is […]
Dallas -Ft Worth Leads Nation in Cargo Thefts A recent news story gives insight, as well as great video, into the little known crime of cargo theft. (www.nbcdfw.com/investigations/DFW-Leads-Nation-In-Cargo-Theft.html) Cargo theft in the north Texas regions is fueled by DFW Airport and the massive hubs of freight lines in the area. The trucks also feed company warehouses […]
Dallas Police Apartment Security Program The Dallas Police Department offers training for apartment property managers and property management companies for managing a security program/crime prevention program the their properties. The Gold Star Program is also known as the Multi-Family Crime Free program offered across the country through various police departments. www.dallaspolice.net/community/goldStarProgram.html. As a Dallas-area Security […]
DALLAS, May 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — The top Texas premises liability verdict during the past 10 years is the record $27 million jury award won by the Dallas law firm Standly Hamilton, LLP, against fast food giant McDonald’s, according to the publishers of VerdictSearch. In addition to being the top premises liability verdict, Standly Hamilton’s […]
Deaths Resulting From Shoplifting Incidents Don’t Chase. Don’t Fight. Don’t Die. Apprehending Shoplifters is High Risk! Shoplifting is a blight upon retailers. Shoplifting is responsible for hundreds of millions of dollars in loss to retailers annually. This crime is also firmly entrenched in organized crime that feeds stolen merchandise around the world. The daily risks […]
Employee Theft Investigation© Read our case study: Employee prosecuted for crime she did not commit. A Practical Guide by J. Patrick Murphy Regardless of your business sector size of your company, employee theft has happened and will occur in the future. Theft can be in the form of proprietary information, data, company supplies (not a […]