Could These East Point Apartment Crimes Have Been Prevented?
City officials are reportedly cracking down on an East Point apartment complex, deemed a “nuisance” six months ago.
According to WSB-TV 2, a judge has ordered the “Brookfield apartment complex” to “pay for officers’ time after police said they’re answering too many calls on the property.” The property has apparently “turned into a haven for crime over the last few years.” Per the news report, “police answer about 25 crime calls per month,” including homicides, burglaries, car break-ins, and shots fired.
Did negligent security contribute to this alleged crime haven? We represent individuals and families in Georgia who have suffered a tragic loss or injury as a consequence of negligent property security, and we have recovered tens of millions of dollars for our Clients. Read Our Legal Take to find out if the victims may have legal avenues for justice and claims for substantial compensation in Georgia, or call now for a free consultation with out legal team: 404.842.1600.
Our Legal Take
Apartment complex residents and guests have a right to feel safe and secure while on the premises. The Murray Law Firm questions the level of security provided to those at the property and whether these crimes may have been prevented.
- What security measures were implemented by the apartment complex owner and management following media reports of prior homicides, burglaries, and break-ins on property?
By law, property owners in Georgia are required to protect all those legally on the premises from any foreseeable harm. Should the facts of this matter reveal that the apartment complex owner or management failed to provide adequate security, the victims may seek justice and elect to pursue legal claims for any injuries or losses suffered as a consequence.
Based upon its long, extensive, and successful experience in handling negligent security cases against property owners in the State of Georgia, The Murray Law Firm suggests that photographs and a thorough, unbiased inspection of the property will need to be performed immediately, before any evidence may be repaired, damaged or destroyed.
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