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Two Car Dealership Thefts Thwarted by CalAtlantic's InteleTraxs Security Solution


Car parts and even gasoline are hot items as evidenced by Monday early morning activity at two of CalAtlantic's client dealership sites. “These days, thieves are stealing more than cars from our dealerships, this puts us at additional risk…we all need to be aware.”

Rocklin, CA (PRWEB) October 25, 2012

Monday October 22 at 3:37 am CalAtlantic Security Solutions Live Monitoring Agents spotted a suspicious person on Momentum VW of Clear Lake's dealership, located at 15100 Gulf Freeway in Houston, Texas. The Subject appeared to be siphoning gas from cars at the dealership. CalAtlantic immediately called the Houston Police Department who apprehended the Subject, and discovered the Subject was also was attempting to steal tires. “These days, thieves are stealing more than cars from our dealerships, this puts us at additional risk,” said Scott Moore, General Manager of Momentum VW of Clear Lake. Moore went on to say “these activities emphasize the need for a security solution with live monitoring such as CalAtlantic's InteleTraxs.”

A few hours later on Monday October 22, at 5:06 am, CalAtlantic's Security Agents spotted a suspicious person at Honda of Tysons Corner's dealership, located at 1580 Springhill Road in Vienna, Virginia. The Subject was removing tires from the dealership's tire cage. CalAtlantic called the Fairfax County Police Department who apprehended the Subject. “Not only can intrusions such as this be costly from a theft standpoint, they can be extremely dangerous to employees and the general public. Without CalAtlantic's live after hours monitoring these problems would never go away. CalAtlantic is instrumental in helping us with safety and security.” said Mike Walker, General Manager of Honda of Tysons Corner. Walker continued, “this is a problem happening throughout the country and we all need to be aware.”

Brent Fink, Corporate Account Manager at CalAtlantic Security Solutions, explains “Our Security Solution InteleTraxs, with live monitoring is being utilized at car dealerships across the United States. This kind of criminal activity is becoming common-place leaving dealerships remarkably vulnerable. At CalAtlantic our focus is to work with our clients to customize security solutions that address each specific location. The fact that we are not an “out of the box” security system gives our clients an advantage, which in turn gives them peace of mind.”

About Momentum VW of Clear Lake and Honda of Tysons Corner
Momentum VW of Clear Lake in Houston, Texas and Honda of Tysons Corner in Vienna, Virginia are both Sonic Automotive Group Dealerships which strive to give you an automotive experience delivered professionally, with integrity, and enthusiasm. Sonic Automotive, Inc., a Fortune 500 company and member of the Russell 2000 Index, is among the largest automotive retailers in the United States.

About CalAtlantic
CalAtlantic is an industry-leading Security and Management Solution Provider and Integrator. CalAtlantic has provided state of the art applied technology products and services for multiple vertical markets in the Security and Management Solutions Industry. CalAtlantic's award winning Business Management Solution InteleTraxs along with a commitment to listen, learn and understand client's needs has resulted in being selected as a National Service Provider and trusted “Strategic Partner” for many Fortune 500 companies. For additional information about CalAtlantic, please visit or call 1-877-686-5859.


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