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How burglars use social media

May 18th, 2017|Categories: Home Security|Tags: , , , , , , |

According to a survey conducted by Admiral Insurance, 30% of social media users have mentioned a future holiday on their accounts, and 1 in 4 tag their location when travelling. 70% post photos on Instagram while away. An easy way for burglars to spot empty homes.

Talking to your fridge: The Internet of Things

May 8th, 2017|Categories: Home Security|Tags: , , , , |

Smart devices with their own WiFi connections have begun to move into almost all sections of society, and it is redefining our conception of home security products.

Investigating England’s ‘Burglary Belt’

March 23rd, 2017|Categories: Home Security|Tags: , , , , |

Why is there a belt of high burglary rates across England's northern cities? We dug deep into the stats to find out. Click to discover for yourself!

The results of our Dream Home Gadget contest

March 3rd, 2017|Categories: Uncategorised|Tags: , , |

We ran a competition giving you the chance to win an Amazon Echo Dot. All you had to do was tell us your dream home gadget. Check out our funny entries!

Making a Burglar: Who breaks in to a home?

February 16th, 2017|Categories: Home Security|Tags: , |

We took a look at official crime statistics to unmask the profile of an average burglar. Who might break into your home?

Self defence law: Your rights against intruders

February 14th, 2017|Categories: Home Security|Tags: , |

It's important to know your rights under self defence law. We debunk the myths and give clear examples of what you can and can't do. Read up and stay safe!

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