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5 Ways to Keep Your Home Secure While You’re Away

What’s better than a vacation? The answer is, quite simply, nothing. Whether you are catching up with family or soaking up some sun on the beach, taking a vacation is one of life’s greatest pleasures. However, if you aren’t careful, you may come home to a real headache. As Lifehacker explains, “chances are things will […]

Owning a remote home surveillance camera system makes sense. A quality camera setup is surprisingly affordable and the benefits are undeniable. Until it’s too late, many people don’t realize the importance of home security measures. Nearly all businesses these days have security cameras installed, so why not take the same precautions at home? An investment in a home […]

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Just image your neighbors are named the Wilsons. They are a family of four. The father is John, 40 years old. Mary is his wife, 35 years old. They have two children, Jane and Krissy, both 10 years old. John is sitting in the living room watching the football game on a Sunday evening. Suddenly […]

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The holidays sends millions of Americans traveling all over the country to join loved ones for food, booze, and pie. Anytime you leave your home for extended periods of time weird things happen. We’d like to help you spend the holidays counting your lucky stars, not raising your fists in fury. So, here are some […]

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Courtesy of Strauss Security ~ In today’s world, where crime is on the rise, security cameras have become widely used by home and business owners. It is a very powerful tool that prevents theft and other illegal activities. Security cameras can be your best weapon against crime, so be sure to choose the one that […]

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Courtesy of SimpliSafe ~ The following information is often given out by police to prevent anyone being harmed during a burglary. By carrying out these simple steps, you can make your property’s occupants safer. Do What The Burglar Tells You To Do Remember, your main priority is the safety of people inside the property. Most burglars […]

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D. E. Merritt & Associates offers the follow tips for strengthening the security of your home. Layered security is the most effective strategy for detecting and preventing crime. Using a layered approach from the outer boundaries to the inner boundaries will allow you to deter, detect, and delay an intruder. Two types of barriers can […]

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Alan Young, the CEO of Armor Concepts, is especially troubled because crimes are increasing in the suburbs and small towns where it rarely happened in the past. The recent murder of Yeardley Love, a star Lacrosse player from the University of Virginia, who was killed after her boyfriend allegedly kicked in her door, underscores the […]

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A new security company based in the United Kingdom may have come up with a solution to help law enforcement reduce burglaries and home invasion robberies. But watch out: This device will turn the air blue. What Is “Chain Reaction DNA”? Rob Simpson of StranDNA (U.K.) Limited is inventor of a unique and innovative door […]

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by Justin Freeman, Former Patrol Officer The flippant (but obligatory) short answer is, “Whatever they tell you to.” Of course, within this there is nuance and some other considerations to be made. Most important:Stay. Calm. There is no way you’re going to remember all of the stuff I’m about to say, but if you remember […]

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