Tag Archives: copper theft

A New Theft Scam That You Haven’t Heard Of!

Owning a business is tough enough without having to worry about creative thieves. Currently there are 2 offenses that are going unnoticed, until it is too late. 1. Foil covering a satellite dish (used to block credit card transactions) How the crime … Continue reading

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Copper Theft Inside Job?

Here at VinTech, we are always on alert for interesting stories pertaining to our industry. This week a story of copper theft piqued our interest because of the unusual circumstances: Quick Facts: City of Chicago warehouse broken into 4 spools … Continue reading

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Scrap Yards Constantly On Alert

There was a great article in the Security Technology Executive magazine recently about a local, Chicago metal scrap yard, Aluma, and their unique challenges with security. Pictured is a scrap yard protected by CCTV. Please note, this is not Aluma. … Continue reading

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