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$100 of stolen copper can cause

$5,000 Worth of Damage

to recycling centers or scrap yards

Pro-Vigil Deters Crime 97% of the Time

Overcoming Security Challenges at Recycling Centers & Scrap Yards

Thieves and vandals target recycling centers and scrap yards to steal valuable assets. Often the damage is equal to or greater
than the loss of materials, costing your business in more than one way. Video surveillance monitoring will deter them.

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Remote Facilities

Often set apart from main stream businesses and residential areas, scrap yards, loading docks, and drop off centers attract criminals. We scare them away with audio and visual deterrents.


Low / No Lighting

Dimly lit facilities have restricted visibility for the human eye. Our advanced technology paired with any HD camera provides clear documentation of all incidents.

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Outdoor Assets & Equipment

If it’s outside, it’s a target - especially at night. Criminals frequent outdoor facilities where it is easier to steal valuable equipment and assets without being detected.

Video surveillance monitoring provides protection at all hours, and against all threats.

Combatting Metal Theft

Scrap sellers and scrap purchasers must be aware of criminal intentions.

Metal theft in U.S. averages $1 billion
every year


50 states have passed laws to combat the increase in metal theft

Increased Theft from Recycling Centers & Scrap Yards

Protect your facility from scavenging of materials.


Metal Theft

averages $1 billion every year in the U.S.


Raw Materials

used for new items are coveted for ease of resale


Lower Values

vandals destroy the usability of plastics

Video surveillance monitoring detects thieves within seconds.

High Cost for Round-the-Clock Live Guards

Controlling costs is easy with the artificial intelligence in our comprehensive video surveillance monitoring. The deep learning technology used in our video surveillance monitoring includes personalized and precise alerts, as well as video categorization and smart search.


Sound Detection

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Video Categorization

AI enables smart video cameras to understand sounds – the difference, for example, between glass breaking and a flag flapping.

Zero-in on moments that matter in seconds with real-time video categorization and smart search. “e.g. guy wearing red shirt.”

Remote Video Monitoring

Protect your property after hours without sacrificing customer experience

Get swift 911 dispatch without triggering false alarms

Scare away trespassers before crime happens, with audio and visual deterrents

Video Monitoring Neutralizes Risk

Security & Remote Surveillance

For Recycling Centers and Scrap Yards

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Machine Learning Video Analysis

Identify, evaluate, and escalate threats automatically with the help of artificial intelligence

Remote Video Monitoring

Monitor security video continuously to prevent theft before it occurs 97% of the time

Audio & Visual Deterrents

Equip storage units with audible and visual deterrents - on new or existing equipment

Include video monitoring services in your facility’s security solution to deter theft and vandalism. 

Pro-Vigil’s Remote Surveillance

Our permanent, mobile, and remote video monitoring offer choices for recycling and scrap yards to fill any security gap. Benefits from using a Pro-Vigil solution includes:


AI Video Surveillance

Determine threat level with advanced software and notify authorities if necessary


Audio Deterrent Services

Notify intruders with a loud voice warning that they have been spotted and authorities will be contacted


Camera Health Monitoring

Check for proper camera functionality any time to avoid security gaps and maintain continuous surveillance monitoring


Dedicated Mobile App

Access remote video monitoring statistics, arming or disarming, and live feeds


Smart Search Capabilities

View footage quickly based on search terms or keywords

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Cloud Based Surveillance

Provide secure access to data and minimize storage limitations


Visual Deterrents

Deploy bright, flashing lights to alarm intruders that they have been spotted

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