20 04, 2018

Edinburgh Burglaries: What makes Edinburgh so attractive to burglars?

April 20th, 2018|Home Security|

The capital is ranked Scotland’s number one for housebreaking for a third consecutive year in the latest study of home insurance claims.

9 04, 2018

A Burglar’s Favourites: The Most Popular Items Stolen In Home Burglaries

April 9th, 2018|Home Security|

The latest figures from the Crime Survey for England and Wales show that in 2015 there were just under 200,000 domestic burglaries. Wonder what was stolen the most often?

22 02, 2018

Burglar alarms if you rent a property

February 22nd, 2018|Home Security|

Landlords have a legal responsibility to ensure that their properties are safe and secure. Yet that rarely translates into a burglar alarm system.

17 01, 2018

Alarm systems for your elderly relatives

January 17th, 2018|Home Security|

Elderly people often feel vulnerable and at risk of being targeted by criminals. They are targeted for certain types of crimes, often at their homes.

17 01, 2018

How to protect your man cave

January 17th, 2018|Home Security|

The modern man cave is not a place for hermits. It is furnished with all sorts of essential gadgets and indispensable items to distract and entertain the man cave’s owner.

14 11, 2017

How does burglary affect the victim?

November 14th, 2017|Home Security|

Anyone who has been burgled will know that the impact of the crime runs far beyond the loss of belongings. The financial impact of burglary can be significant for many people, but the emotional stress that comes from being burgled often lasts much much longer.

11 09, 2017

What animal is best to guard your home?

September 11th, 2017|Home Security|

Everyone knows that dogs traditionally guard homes, but are dogs the best pets for home security? It may surprise you to know that other animals are also effective at warding off potential intruders.

6 09, 2017

Are burglars simply opportunists?

September 6th, 2017|Business Security, Home Security|

How do burglars target property? We investigate whether burglars are simply opportunists with Brighton University's Criminology Professor, Peter Squires.

9 08, 2017

Video Games And Home Security: Are We Inviting The Baddies In?

August 9th, 2017|Uncategorised|

As crime rates rise, video games are often blamed for real life violence. We look at their effect on home security.

9 08, 2017

Fire & Water Damage Across Homes In The UK

August 9th, 2017|Home Security, infographic|

Fire and water can cause costly damage to UK homeowners, but it may surprise you to know just how many homes are affected. How can UK homeowners protect themselves against such an event?