Security cameras are a staple at self-storage properties. They accomplish a wide range of tasks, from deterring thieves and vandals to recording criminal behavior to providing a record of tenant activity. They can tell you who’s on the site, when and for how long, and help you identify rule-breakers. Found some mystery damage to one of your buildings or trash left outside the dumpster? Check the video! You can even keep an eye on employees and contractors. But sometimes the footage can be truly surprising.
In this thread on Self-Storage Talk, the industry’s largest and most active online community, members are discussing incidents their cameras have captured over the years, including some real shockers. Read their stories and share you own!