October 1st, 2016

Caught on CCTV

Aunt Betty’s Self Storage in Greenwood, IN is a family run business and unlike many of the large chains does actually look after its customers.

Regular readers will know that companies like Public Storage have consistently poor reviews and are often rated by the Better Business Bureau as an ‘F’, the lowest possible grade. […]

January 20th, 2016

Third Suspect Arrested

Storage unit break-ins are very frequent and it is welcome news to hear of police charging suspects who have caused so much grief to large numbers of renters.

Fayetteville, NC police have been successful in apprehending three suspects wanted for a series of over 100 break-ins that occurred at various self-storage facilities last September.


December 13th, 2015

Too Easy For Storage Unit Thieves

Dickinson, ND Police Department have investigated 53 storage unit burglaries at seven different locations in the last month. In all cases the criminals used bolt cutters to gain entry to the storage units.

Dickinson storage facility Econo Storage accounted for 27 of the burglaries and they certainly made life easy for the criminals but […]

November 23rd, 2015

Seven Thefts In Five Days

Seven thefts in five days at the same facility must be a record even for Public Storage. Unit holders at the Public Storage Birmingham, AL facility have had TVs, household goods and sound equipment stolen over a five day period. One woman whose husband is a craftsman has had over $15,000 worth of tools […]

November 13th, 2015

Public Storage, Private Grief

Megan Wintersmith went to her storage unit at the Public Storage facility in Bridgeview, IL to find it totally trashed and valuable items missing. Brand new items including kitchen appliances, new bedding and a flat screen TV as well as older but valuable items had been stolen.

Given that Public Storage, headquartered in Glendale […]