What Is Commercial Burglary?

According to the Uniform Crime Reporting (UCR) Program via the U.S. Department of Justice and the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), burglary can be defined as follows: … the unlawful entry of a structure to commit a felony or theft....

What Is Second-Degree Burglary?

Burglary is a crime that is more common than you think. Did you know, the U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation reported in 2015 a burglary occurred every 20 seconds in the United States? Those are some scary statistics. In the...

A Home Security Guide on How To Keep Track of Your Kids

Undoubtedly, the main priority of any parent is to keep their children safe. Fortunately, home surveillance systems are the perfect tool for parents who want to know where their children are at all times. If you're not sure how to...

How to Buy a Home Security Camera System

Home security camera systems are not just reserved for businesses anymore. In fact, many people are choosing to get these types of systems to offer surveillance of their home and keep their family safe. If you have never purchased a...

What Is A Home Safety Survey? A Quick Guide

People typically feel safe in their homes, after all, it is their haven. However, to better safeguard from unexpected tragedy it’s important to conduct a home safety survey. This survey, which can be likened to a self-audit of your house...

How Is Burglary Different From Larceny?

Burglary and larceny are two words often used interchangeably. The general consensus is that it means someone stole your stuff. While in some cases that’s true, there are some district differences between the two crimes according to the law. Each crime...

How to Set Up Home Security Cameras

Before you unbox that fancy new security camera you bought at the big box store, you first want to make sure you bought the right equipment for the job. Use this quick blog to make sure that you won't be...

Types Of Home Security Cameras: What Are My Options?

From burglars to home invaders, package thieves (like these porch pirates) and even an out of control nanny, dangers to your family come in all shapes and sides. You need to know what is going on in your home at...

ADT: How To Bypass A Zone

Sometimes, it is convenient to intentionally disarm one or two areas within your home, while the remainder of the house or property stays under protection. Deactivating certain zones requires the user to set a bypass so that an alarm is...

How To Burglar Proof Your Garage Door

When someone has a garage attached to their home, there will be worry about a thief using it as an entryway to the main portion of the living space. Adding protective security measures to an attached garage is necessary to...

Home Security When Renting: What Are My Options?

When a rental agreement is signed, usually the tenant is very excited to move into their new home or apartment. Living in a new area is an exciting endeavor, however, being the new person in town also comes with the uncertainty about surroundings....