18 05, 2017

How burglars use social media

May 18th, 2017|Home Security|

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.

8 05, 2017

Talking to your fridge: The Internet of Things

May 8th, 2017|Home Security|

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.

23 03, 2017

Investigating England’s ‘Burglary Belt’

March 23rd, 2017|Home Security|

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!

16 02, 2017

Making a Burglar: Who breaks in to a home?

February 16th, 2017|Home Security|

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

14 02, 2017

Self defence law: Your rights against intruders

February 14th, 2017|Home Security|

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!

19 01, 2017

The biggest ever thieving fails caught on tape

January 19th, 2017|Home Security|

We all like an occasional laugh at the misfortune of others, so we scoured the web to find the biggest thieving fails of all time. Prepare to be amazed!

3 01, 2017

The secret burglar tricks you need to know

January 3rd, 2017|Home Security|

Did you know burglars have a secret code? Read about all the tricks that burglars use and learn how to protect yourself effectively.

22 12, 2016

New techniques used by burglars

December 22nd, 2016|Home Security, infographic|

As home security improves, burglars must develop new techniques in order to find new ways to steal. This infographic shows all the latest tricks being used.

20 12, 2016

Burglars love Christmas – so take care!

December 20th, 2016|Business Security, Home Security|

Burglary spikes in Christmas and January due to opportunistic thieves looking to score a haul of gifts. Read our tips and have a merry (secure) Christmas!

9 11, 2016

How crime rates vary through the year

November 9th, 2016|Business Security, Home Security|

Studies show that crime is seasonal. What crimes are more frequent during different times of the year, and what can you do to stay safe?