Upgraded luxury car dealership security solutions could benefit Chicago-area car dealerships. Burglars stole more than 100 luxury cars and car parts in less than seven months. Auto thieves enter the property during business hours and after the dealerships close for the night.
A Chicago-area car dealership was hit in the middle of the day. According to the news report, the suspects walked to the car washers and climbed inside two of the luxury cars. The thieves drove off the property without being stopped. The employees were too stunned to move.
Less than 24 hours later, thieves targeted a Jaguar dealership. The Jaguar dealership was located down the street. Auto thieves stole four luxury vehicles from the dealership service area. The suspects broke an overhead door to gain access. A luxury car dealership security system was not reported.
Luxury Car Dealership Security Video Doesn’t Deter Thieves
An Acura car dealership used a security camera system but live remote video monitoring was not reported. Their luxury car dealership surveillance video showed suspects on the property after hours. The suspects hid their faces. They gained access to the windows of a garage door by stepping on top of car roofs. This Chicago luxury auto dealership stopped leaving keys inside the vehicles. So the group of thieves were unable to steal any of the luxury vehicles.
A group of thieves arrived at the service area of a different Chicago car dealership. Employees deterred the criminal activity. The suspects left the car dealership and carjacked a man in a parking garage. The parking garage was a block away. The car thieves stole an Audi and the victim’s valuables.
Car thieves stole several cars from another Chicago luxury car dealership. A luxury car dealership security system was not reported at this site. Chicago, Illinois has reported over 10,000 cases of auto theft.
These dealers are not clients of Stealth Monitoring or UCIT.
UCIT Online and Stealth Monitoring are the leader in live video surveillance in Canada and the U.S. with over 400 employees, 9 offices, and 3 live video monitoring control centers. UCIT’s proactive video monitoring watches over 15,000 IP security cameras and can detect and deter crime in Canada and the U.S. while reducing security guard and other expenses. Stealth’s virtual guard service can reduce or even replace security guards at a fraction of the cost. A remote surveillance UCIT operator can see unusual activity, activate a speaker warning, and call the local police.
Please call toll-free 866-756-7847 or contact UCIT today for more information on IP security cameras and monitoring to protect your luxury car dealership. Visit our web site to see actual videos of criminals being apprehended at a range of commercial real estate properties.